Community Common- RSS NEWS?profile=1011 Feed http://communitycommon.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 http://communitycommon.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:25:11 EST 1800 SCBDD seat vacated by Purtee http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/151431659/SCBDD-seat-vacated-by-Purtee The Scioto County Board of Developmental Disabilities (SCBDD) held a reception for outgoing board member Klaire Purtee on Thursday, Jan. 15. Purtee had served on the board since 2006 and submitted her resignation last month after her daughter was... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:56:33 EST PUCO reminds Ohioans of their choices as energy consumers http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151430585/PUCO-reminds-Ohioans-of-their-choices-as-energy-consumers For more than 100 years, energy in Ohio — electric and natural gas — has been regulated by the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO). The PUCO wants to remind Ohio consumers that there are options when deciding the energy supply that... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:11:36 EST 2015-2016 Small Game Hunting Seasons Proposed to Ohio Wildlife Council http://communitycommon.com/news/sports/151429719/2015-2016-Small-Game-Hunting-Seasons-Proposed-to-Ohio-Wildlife-Council The 2015-2016 small game hunting seasons were proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Jan. 14, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:46:32 EST SSU Presidential Search Committee Announces Candidates to Visit Campus http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151427586/SSU-Presidential-Search-Committee-Announces-Candidates-to-Visit-Campus The Shawnee State University Presidential Search Committee has announced the names of three presidential candidates who have been invited to campus for interviews beginning Jan. 25. During the three-day on-campus visits, candidates will meet with the... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:46:33 EST Slone Awarded Endowed Scholarship http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151426601/Slone-Awarded-Endowed-Scholarship Jesse Slone, of Oak Hill, Ohio, was awarded the following endowed scholarship(s) at The University of Findlay:Byron E. “By” Morgan Jr. Scholarship Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:21:31 EST Scioto Foundation Announces New Board Member http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/151431776/Scioto-Foundation-Announces-New-Board-Member The Scioto Foundation has announced the appointment of Lee Powell as a new member of the Foundation's governing board of directors. Powell replaces Michael Gampp who recently relocated to Columbus. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:01:32 EST Main Street Portsmouth Welcomes New Board Members http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151429572/Main-Street-Portsmouth-Welcomes-New-Board-Members Main Street Portsmouth voted to recognize new MSP board members and officers. New board members include Rebekah Clevenger, Nancy Bays, Diana Ratliff, and Kara Redoutey. Each board member will serve a three year term. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:41:37 EST Ohio’s Average Insurance Premiums Among Lowest Nationally http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151428420/Ohios-Average-Insurance-Premiums-Among-Lowest-Nationally COLUMBUS — Lieutenant Governor and Department of Insurance Director Mary Taylor announced that Ohio's average insurance premiums are again among the lowest in the country. The state's homeowner's and auto insurance premiums are... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:11:34 EST Garden Club news http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151426363/Garden-Club-news SUCCESSFUL HOLIDAY SEASON AT SHAWNEE LODGE Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:11:31 EST Gilliland, 60th anniversary http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/151359577/Gilliland-60th-anniversary Submitted photo Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:06:52 EST Births at SOMC http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151428582/Births-at-SOMC December 21Chris and Tara Schueller of West Portsmouth, sonShaz Malone and Bryanna Jordan of Sciotoville, sonDecember 22Brianna Hanes of Lucasville, daughter Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:06:42 EST Aktion/!MPACT recognized by SCBDD Board Members http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/151430927/Aktion/MPACT-recognized-by-SCBDD-Board-Members The Scioto County Board of Developmental Disabilities Board presented members of the Aktion/!MPACT teams with a certificate of appreciation during the regular board meeting, held Jan. 15 at STAR, Inc. The teams rang the bell for the Salvation... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:06:40 EST American Legion Auxiliary Unit wins awards http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news-news_education/151393490/American-Legion-Auxiliary-Unit-wins-awards Members of the Russel D Williams American Legion Auxiliary Unit 471 of Portsmouth attended the Department of Ohio ALA Mid Winter Conference held on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 9-10, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Columbus North hotel in... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:06:36 EST Lake White fix to cost $35 million http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151424356/Lake-White-fix-to-cost-$35-million By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:06:32 EST Caucus meeting scheduled http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151424071/Caucus-meeting-scheduled The Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission (OVRDC) is holding its annual county caucus reorganization meeting for Scioto County on February 5, 2015 at 2:30 PM in the Left-side meeting room of the Department of Job & Family Services Building. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:01:31 EST Area church services http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151426667/Area-church-services * The First Church of Christ, 1224 Dogwood Ridge Road, Wheelersburg, will have services starting with Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25. Ladies Bible Study will be at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, at the... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:06:48 EST Your Career Development Starts NOW to be featured on Jan. 27 http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151426218/Your-Career-Development-Starts-NOW-to-be-featured-on-Jan.-27 PORTSMOUTH, Ohio — The Office of Student Career Development will host “Your Career Development Starts NOW, an event designed to prepare SSU students for post-graduate life, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27 in Micklethwaite Room 215... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:06:43 EST A Defining Moment http://communitycommon.com/news/local_features-news/151427957/A-Defining-Moment Tim Throckmorton Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:21:30 EST Scioto County roadwork schedule http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151426708/Scioto-County-roadwork-schedule News Release January 21, 2015Craig Opperman, P.E. Scioto County Engineer Wed 1/21/2015 8:05 AMNEWS RELEASE, January 21, 2015 Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:16:32 EST Upcoming activities at the PPL http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/151427775/Upcoming-activities-at-the-PPL Federal Tax Publication UpdateDue to changes in the 2015 omnibus appropriations bill recently passed by congress, the IRS will not be providing instruction booklets for distribution. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:11:36 EST