Community Common- RSS NEWS Feed Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:24:47 EST 1800 Let’s Talk About Medicare By Tonie GarciaSocial Security District Manager in Portsmouth, OH Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:29:05 EST PERI Meeting The local chapter of Public Employees Retirement, Inc., PERI, will meet Thursday, Oct. 23 at 1:30 p.m. at the New Boston Community Center, 3980 Rhodes Ave. in New Boston. The speaker will be a representative from OPERS Board, Sharon Downs. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:30:04 EST Stage set for third Dancing With Our Stars By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comOn November 7 the Ohio River Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross will announce those competing in the third season of Dancing With Our Stars. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:02:10 EST ODOT District 9 Travel Report For the week ending October 18, 2014: The following traffic advisory includes road construction and major maintenance projects requiring lane restrictions and/or closures along the state and federal highway system within ODOT District 9. For statewide... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:18:16 EST Medicare Annual Open Enrollment Period Oct. 15 to Dec. 7 A top state official is urging Ohioans on Medicare to utilize the free services provided by the Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP) for assistance navigating Medicare's Oct. 15 to Dec. 7 annual open enrollment period. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:25:10 EST Dials Awarded Scholarship Zion Dials of Portsmouth is one of 11 McDonald's employees in the Tri-State area that have been awarded a scholarship courtesy of the Betty Hadler Memorial Scholarship Fund. Zion is the recipient of a $500 scholarship. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:00:07 EST (No heading) The Kiwanis Club of Lucasville held its Annual Installation of Officers Ceremony on Monday, September 22. Installed as 2014-2015 officers were: Angela Castle - President; Gary Crandall - Treasurer; and Leanne Allen - Secretary. The Board of Director... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:51:09 EST Veterinary Assistant Training Program offered at Shawnee State PORTSMOUTH, Ohio – From October 13 to March 2 of 2015, Shawnee State University will be offering a two-part program for aspiring veterinary assistants. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:33:16 EST Dan Rogers Retires from Centrus PIKETON, Ohio – Dan Rogers, general manager of American Centrifuge Plant operations for Centrus Energy Corp., has retired, concluding an accomplished 40-year career at the Piketon site. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:31:16 EST Jim Lewis Named General Manager at the American Centrifuge Plant Centrus Energy Corp. has named Jim Lewis to serve as general manager of American Centrifuge Plant operations, effective October 1. He will be responsible for leading the Company's activities at the site associated with the American Centrifuge... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:27:10 EST St. Peters Over 55 Club to continue with HEAP The St. Peters Over 55 Club of Wheelersburg met on Monday, Sept. 8 with a covered dish dinner served. John Pendkand, president opened the meeting with a blessing over the meal. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:31:18 EST Majority of motorists overlook routine vehicle maintenance October is Car Care Month and to celebrate, AAA East Central is offering free battery and electrical system checks to help motorists prepare for the winter driving season. Battery wellness clinics will be held at select AAA locations throughout the... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:27:13 EST Culinary Students at Scioto Tech make amazing pizzas Spencer Swayne from Valley Wholesale Foods was a guest speaker for the Scioto County Career Technical Center's Culinary and Food Service program. Swayne demonstrated how to compare types of pizza dough, sauces, cheeses, and calculating costs. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:25:14 EST Historic Malabar Farm is Worth a Trip Steve Boehme Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:25:08 EST Leaf Pickup Schedule The Portsmouth Public Service Department will be starting its annual leaf pickup on October 29, 2014. The entire City will be covered twice in six weeks according to the following schedule. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:26:12 EST Retaining Walls Solve Many Landscape Problems Steve Boehme Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:24:14 EST Scioto County roadwork schedule Craig J. Opperman P.E., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for the week of October 20, 2014 through October 24, 2014 for his office.ROAD CLOSURE Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:42:14 EST (No heading) Bicentennial Events at the Portsmouth Public LibraryJoin us as we celebrate Portsmouth's BicentennialEerie Library Reading Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:41:20 EST Ohio Department of Health and State Healthcare Leaders Conduct Ebola Preparedness Tabletop Exercise and Planning Seminar COLUMBUS – Building on preparations which began over the summer, the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) and state healthcare leaders conducted a tabletop exercise and planning seminar today at the State Emergency Operations Center to identify ways... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:38:11 EST Area church services * Fall Festival/Benefit at Rush Free Baptist Church at 2281 Duck Run Road Saturday, October 25th, 12 noon -Late evening. Music will be furnished by Voice of Praise, Rose and Alice, Spirit Led and Other Local talent. A full meal including Drink and... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:35:10 EST