Community Common- RSS SPORTS Feed Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:17:20 EST 1800 Rio Grande men’s soccer moves to No. 1 It took four weeks to accomplish, but the University of Rio Grande men's soccer team now finds itself resting at the top of the latest NAIA Top 25 Coaches' Poll. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:53:16 EST Near Peak Conditions Begin to Cover Most of the State Ohio's woodlands will provide a beautiful backdrop for hikers and paddle enthusiasts this weekend as dynamic oranges and yellows will dominate landscapes with near peak fall foliage conditions being reported in most parts of the state, according... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:29:16 EST Nearly 600 runners take part in Fall 2014 Bear Run PORTSMOUTH, Ohio –- Wednesday, Sept. 17, Shawnee State University's annual Fall Bear Run took place as 599 individuals, both runners and walkers, took part in the 39th edition of the event. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:46:15 EST Ohioans Urged to be Alert for Deer on Roadways COLUMBUS – The change to Autumn in Ohio brings wondrous colors but also an annual increased risk of deer related crashes and millions of dollars in related damages, Lieutenant Governor and Department of Insurance Director Mary Taylor... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:45:10 EST Ohio’s Deer-Archery Season Begins Sept. 27 COLUMBUS, OH - Hunters will have their first opportunity to pursue Ohio's top big-game animal, the white-tailed deer, when archery season opens Saturday, Sept. 27, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources... Thu, 2 Oct 2014 17:55:09 EST Karate Tournament Winners Recently, 15 students from the Dogwood Ridge Tokoshi Martial Arts Dojo competed at the Karate for Christ Smoky Mountain Classic Karate Tournament that was held in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Pictured (front) Aya Soumakieh, 1st. fighting, 2nd. Kata and... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 18:37:11 EST SSU Softball joins with Notre Dame Elementary PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Softball) – The Shawnee State softball team showed off their Champions of Character Live 5 colors by helping with “Boston Garden-Where Friendship Grows” at Notre Dame Elementary. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:22:09 EST Waterfowl Hunting Dates Approved by Ohio Wildlife Council COLUMBUS, OH - Ohio's waterfowl hunting zones were simplified for waterfowl hunters after the 2014-2015 season dates and bag limits were approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Aug. 20. Sun, 7 Sep 2014 15:17:08 EST ODNR Offers Special Deer Hunts for Four State Nature Preserves COLUMBUS, OH – In an effort to control deer populations affecting native plant communities, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will coordinate special deer hunts at four state nature preserves across the state. Sat, 6 Sep 2014 17:37:07 EST Al Oliver Release Autobiography Titled Life Is A Hit; Don’t Strike Out;-Dont-Strike-Out VIP Ink Publishing, L.L.C. releases “Life Is A Hit; Don't Strike Out” by Al Oliver. The release date for the book is September 30, 2014. However, Al Oliver will be at Buffalo Wild Wings 1611 Chillicothe Street, Portsmouth OH from... Thu, 4 Sep 2014 16:47:09 EST Dr. DiTraglia Competes in Chicago Triathlon Dr. John DiTraglia, a local Pediatrician, visited Illinois on August 24th to compete in the Chicago Triathlon. DiTraglia is not new to athletic competition, as he has been a loyal participant in several local athletic events including TOSRV, Run For... Wed, 3 Sep 2014 17:15:14 EST