The Northeast Bypass Road, commonly known as Fog Road near Piketon, will be temporarily closed for routine maintenance and road repair near the north bridge. Fog Road runs for a mile and a half between Shyville Road and Dutch Run Road around the perimeter of the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant. The road is scheduled to close on Monday, Aug. 29, and is expected to reopen Friday, Sept. 2, 2011. During this closure, it is suggested that the public seek alternate routes around the plant site.
Wastren EnergX Mission Support, LLC (WEMS) is the prime contractor to the U.S. Department of Energy performing facility support services at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant.
McKell announces computer classes
The McKell Public Library will be offering computer classes starting in September. There will be two four-week classes offered. One class which will cover Microsoft Office will run each Thursday, from Sept. 15 to Oct. 6. In this class, you can create word documents, spreadsheets, etc. The second class, called “Social Media: Welcome to the 21st Century,” will run each Friday, from Sept. 16 to Oct. 7. In the class, they will cover how to use social media websites like Facebook and Twitter.
Both Classes will run from 1 to 3 p.m. each day. You must also have some computer experience (using a mouse and keyboard).
Space is limited, so reserve your spot. Contact the library for more information at (606) 932-4478.