Community Common- RSS NEWS?profile=1011 Feed http://communitycommon.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 http://communitycommon.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:00:34 EST 1800 PUCO and ODSA remind Ohioans that heating assistance is available http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150601784/PUCO-and-ODSA-remind-Ohioans-that-heating-assistance-is-available The Ohio Development Services Agency (ODSA) and the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) want to remind Ohioans that assistance is available if you have been disconnected or are threatened with disconnection from your utility... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 15:20:08 EST Spend A Christmas Night Out With the Oak Ridge Boys http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150601143/Spend-A-Christmas-Night-Out-With-the-Oak-Ridge-Boys The Oak Ridge Boys have a long tradition of visiting Portsmouth to perform a Christmas show. But they have an even longer tradition of performing together. Now in their 41st year together, the four members of the Oak Ridge Boys will bring their... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:53:17 EST Shawnee State University Celebrates Native American Heritage Month http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150600484/Shawnee-State-University-Celebrates-Native-American-Heritage-Month To celebrate Native American Heritage Month Shawnee State University is hosting a Native American Cultural Festival from 9 a.m. to 6 pm. on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 21 and 22 in the Sodexo Ballroom located on the second floor of the University... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:22:11 EST Emergency road aid funds awarded to Lewis County http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150600441/Emergency-road-aid-funds-awarded-to-Lewis-County The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet today announced that Lewis County will receive $65,400 in County Road Aid emergency funds. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:21:04 EST Pass The Password Please http://communitycommon.com/news/local_features/150600164/Pass-The-Password-Please Tim Throckmorton Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:08:14 EST Attorney General, FTC, and Illinois AG Announce $22 Million Settlement http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150600040/Attorney-General-FTC-and-Illinois-AG-Announce-$22-Million-Settlement The business that owns ScoreSense has agreed to change its business practices and pay $22 million to resolve claims that it deceptively marketed its online credit monitoring services, according to an agreement announced today by Ohio Attorney General... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:02:11 EST Wendy’s honors Heisman winners http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150599875/Wendys-honors-Heisman-winners By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:02:08 EST Garden Club news http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150600608/Garden-Club-news TRANSFORMATION FOR SHAWNEE LODGE Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:01:18 EST Medicare Open Enrollment Deadline Dec. 7 http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150601467/Medicare-Open-Enrollment-Deadline-Dec.-7 Lieutenant Governor and Department of Insurance Director Mary Taylor is reminding Ohioans on Medicare that midnight Dec. 7 is the open enrollment period deadline to select coverage that will begin Jan. 1, 2015. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:02:10 EST Delayed project is complete http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150599789/Delayed-project-is-complete By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comScioto County Sanitary Engineer Joe Delong reported Tuesday that the Eden Park Sanitary Sewer System is complete. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:01:15 EST Change in commissioners makes history http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150599655/Change-in-commissioners-makes-history By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:59:06 EST Christmas courthouse http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150599729/Christmas-courthouse By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:00:09 EST Board of DD meeting http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150601730/Board-of-DD-meeting The Scioto County Board of Developmental Disabilities will hold the regular meeting of the Board on Thursday, Nov. 20 at 6 pm. The meeting will be held at STAR, Inc. STAR, Inc., is located at 2625 Gallia Street, Portsmouth. This meeting is open to the... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:58:18 EST Ohio Veterans Homes to welcome new superintendent http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150520359/Ohio-Veterans-Homes-to-welcome-new-superintendent COLUMBUS – Ohio Department of Veterans Services Director Tim Gorrell appointed Michael R. “Mick” Oppy of Chillicothe as the new Superintendent of the Ohio Veterans Homes. Mr. Oppy will assume his duties on Nov. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:55:17 EST Scioto County roadwork scheduled http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150599999/Scioto-County-roadwork-scheduled Craig J. Opperman P.E., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for the week of November 24th, 2014 through November 26th, 2014 for his office.ROAD CLOSURE Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:07:11 EST Upcoming activities at the Portsmouth Public Library http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150610316/Upcoming-activities-at-the-Portsmouth-Public-Library All library locations will be closed November 27 in observance of Thanksgiving.Kids' Events AnnouncedStick Scarecrows Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:05:05 EST Area church services http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150600732/Area-church-services * Community of Christ 2237 Russell Avenue West Portsmouth will welcome Elder Justin Delong from the Pleasant Valley branch of Community of Christ to their 10:30 AM Morning Worship service on Sunday November 23. The weekly World Church theme of... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:59:05 EST Washington-Nile Board of Education http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150521084/Washington-Nile-Board-of-Education The Washington-Nile Local Board of Education met in regular session on October 22, 2014 at Portsmouth West Elementary School. Mr. Bill Platzer, elementary school principal gave the prayer and led Pledge of Allegiance. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:11:04 EST Area Agency on Aging Recruiting Volunteers http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150522449/Area-Agency-on-Aging-Recruiting-Volunteers Looking for an opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of others? If so, the Area Agency on Aging District 7, Inc. (AAA7) has an opportunity for you or someone you know who may be interested in helping provide a voice for residents in... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 18:31:08 EST SOMC named a top employer http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150520657/SOMC-named-a-top-employer By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comSouthern Ohio Medical Center (SOMC) for the fifth consecutive year has made the list as one of the best places to work according to Modern Healthcare Magazine. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:48:08 EST