Community Common- RSS OPINION?profile=1013 Feed http://communitycommon.com/section/OPINION?profile=1013 http://communitycommon.com/section/OPINION?profile=1013 Sun, 25 Jan 2015 07:08:33 EST 1800 Tolliver gets ticket to ‘Idol’ http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/151424764/Tolliver-gets-ticket-to-Idol By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Sat, 24 Jan 2015 10:46:32 EST DeWine Announces Top 10 Consumer Complaints of 2014 http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151302388/DeWine-Announces-Top-10-Consumer-Complaints-of-2014 Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced the top 10 consumer complaint categories of 2014. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:56:32 EST 65 jobs created with move http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/151299094/65-jobs-created-with-move By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:36:32 EST OSHA orders pilot to be reinstated after being illegally fired http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151305836/OSHA-orders-pilot-to-be-reinstated-after-being-illegally-fired LUCASVILLE, Ohio – Faced one night with a trip over mountainous terrain in a medical transport helicopter with a faulty emergency locator transmitter, a pilot refused to fly the unsafe aircraft and was later terminated in retaliation for doing... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:41:32 EST Pullin speaks on house floor http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/151305578/Pullin-speaks-on-house-floor State Rep. Tanya Pullin, D-South Shore, speaks on the floor of the Kentucky House of Representatives today about the Commonwealth's military veterans. Pullin, who has left her role as Chair of the House Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:31:35 EST (No heading) http://communitycommon.com/news/local_features-news/151302478/ Dear editor,On behalf of the American Red Cross, I encourage readers to resolve to donate regularly during 2015. January is National Blood Donor Month, a great time for you to make your first donation of the year. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:01:31 EST Plans In Place For Scioto-73 Bridge Replacement http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151301932/Plans-In-Place-For-Scioto-73-Bridge-Replacement Although it's that time of year when our attention is focused on snow, ice and winter maintenance, plans are already under way for construction on state Route 73 in Scioto County as a bridge replacement project begins later this... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:41:32 EST 186,232 people signed up for coverage http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151301598/186232-people-signed-up-for-coverage This Thursday marks the second Open Enrollment deadline for the 2015 Health Insurance Marketplace. For coverage starting on Feb. 1, it is important for people to sign-up now, ahead of the Jan. 15 deadline. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:31:36 EST Minford Preschool Achieves 5-Star Rating! http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/151301431/Minford-Preschool-Achieves-5-Star-Rating The preschool program at Minford Elementary was recently awarded a 5-star rating from the Ohio Department of Education's preschool rating system, Step Up to Quality. This distinction is the highest rating process in the rating system, which... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:26:33 EST ODOT outlines 2015 schedule http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151299556/ODOT-outlines-2015-schedule By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThe Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) has outlined the road projects it anticipates to start in 2015 within Scioto County. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:16:31 EST Community Invited to Meet SSU Presidential Candidates http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151431989/Community-Invited-to-Meet-SSU-Presidential-Candidates PORTSMOUTH, OH – Members of the Shawnee State University and Portsmouth community are invited to attend a reception to meet Dr. Sam Minner, a candidate for the presidency of the university, at 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 26 in the Sodexo Ballroom on... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 18:11:32 EST Minford area youth rally http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151305480/Minford-area-youth-rally The Minford area youth rally met on December 8th, 2014. There were 73 in attendance. The Faithful attendance banner was awarded to Charity FWB Church. Berean Baptist Church was awarded the Attendance banner for the largest attendance. The next rally... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:31:35 EST KDMC Ohio donates surgery table http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/151302735/KDMC-Ohio-donates-surgery-table As a 2009 graduate of the SCCTC Certified Surgical Tech program, Bob Entler was aware of the need of equipment in the classroom. Bob was working to relocate the furniture and fixtures following the retirement of Dr. David Hanzel. Bob contacted SCCTC... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:06:32 EST Johnson Appointed to Serve on Medicaid Oversight Committee http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151301704/Johnson-Appointed-to-Serve-on-Medicaid-Oversight-Committee COLUMBUS—Speaker of the Ohio House Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) has appointed State Representative Dr. Terry Johnson (R-McDermott) to serve on the Joint Medicaid Oversight Committee (JMOC). Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:36:36 EST Scioto Tech expands campus http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151299125/Scioto-Tech-expands-campus By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:41:43 EST Board of DD to seek levy http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/151299169/Board-of-DD-to-seek-levy By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:41:41 EST 8th Annual Indoor Campmeeting http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/151304146/8th-Annual-Indoor-Campmeeting Plymouth Heights Church of the Nazarene, 25 Arnett Drive (behind Green High School) Franklin Furnace, Ohio will host the 8th annual indoor campmeeting, Wednesday, January 21, through Sunday, January 25, 2015, with Rev. Darrin Lore preaching and the... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:41:40 EST Otway Youth Rally http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151302831/Otway-Youth-Rally The Otway Youth Rally met Monday, January 5, 2014. There were 152 in attendance. The attendance banner was presented to Lombardsville Community Church and the Faithful Attendance banner was awarded to Mt. Joy Church. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:41:39 EST Centrus Energy Corp. Appoints Rob Beverly http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151305075/Centrus-Energy-Corp.-Appoints-Rob-Beverly Centrus Energy Corp. has appointed Rob Beverly of Chillicothe as manager of human resources (HR) at its American Centrifuge Plant. In this role, he will oversee all aspects of HR and will work to ensure the plant's compliance with state and... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:41:37 EST 4th Annual Burns Supper http://communitycommon.com/news/news/151300418/4th-Annual-Burns-Supper The 4th Annual Burns Supper will be held on January 24th at Port City. Burns Suppers are one of the most celebrated events on the Scottish cultural calendar. Friends of Burns held the first Suppers after his death in tribute to his memory. A... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:41:36 EST