Community Calendar

Community Calendar

NOVEMBER 14The Scioto County Retired Teacher’s Association will conduct a meeting of the executive committee on November 14, 2016 at 10:30 A.M. ...

November 13th, 2016 |  


Raising Our Quality of Life

Raising Our Quality of Life

As economic developers, our goal at the Southern Ohio Port Authority is not necessarily to create jobs, but rather to create an environment in which j...

November 6th, 2016 |  


Growth

Growth

Five weeks ago I traveled to Columbus for my budget kickoff. I prayed that day, I prayed that Sunday and several days since for guidance. The morning ...

November 6th, 2016 |  



Shawnee Animal Clinic raises funds for Breast Cancer Compassion Fund

Shawnee Animal Clinic raises funds for Breast Cancer Compassion Fund

Dr. Vincent Scarpinato is known throughout the community as a great surgeon, a talented Little Theatre actor, and an energetic supporter of all effort...

November 3rd, 2016 |  


NaNoWriMo Inspires Writers of All Ages

NaNoWriMo Inspires Writers of All Ages

NaNoWriMo is an acronym for National Novel Writing Month which began November 1 and continues through November 30. It is a project of The Young Writer...

November 2nd, 2016 |  


The Burfict solution

The Burfict solution

I am tired of the argument that a coach or general manager has to weigh the pluses and minuses of every player on his or her team when it comes to dec...

November 1st, 2016 |  


Your vote counts on Nov. 8

Your vote counts on Nov. 8

The bedrock of American democracy is equal representation in government. And the American way of ensuring that we as citizens are represented is to vo...

October 26th, 2016 |  


Making Something Happen Part I

Making Something Happen Part I

In my last article, we discussed the need “To Make Something Happen” and the need for partnerships and creative thinking to develop an ind...

October 19th, 2016 |  


Exploring the strange — community education course to be offered this Oct.

With the Halloween season upon us, there’s no better time to gain educational experience with the paranormal and the unexplained.Now that opport...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Many thanks

Many thanks

In serving the community as Executive Director of Main Street Portsmouth, I’ve made many friendships and partnerships with community leaders, mo...

September 21st, 2016 |