By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comSOUTH SHORE, Ky. — SunCoke Energy held a public meeting Tuesday at McKell Middle School, where more than 100 residents and community members assembled to acquire information regarding the proposed coke plant for South Shore, Ky.Dave Schwake, business development director for SunCoke Energy, said they are excited about the proposal for a coke plant in South Shore.
By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comOhioans in key positions are commenting on the choice of Cleveland for the 2016 Republican National Convention.
By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comMothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) will hold a press conference on Thursday to ask for support of HB 469, lifesaving ignition interlock legislation known as Annie’s Law, sponsored by Terry Johnson (R-McDermott). Annie’s Law, will require all repeat and first-time offenders with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of 0.08 or higher to use an ignition interlock on their vehicle for at least six months.
Alex HiderPDT Sports WriterFormer Minford girls’ basketball coach Scott Cayton has accepted the girls’ head coach position at Clay High School according to Clay Athletic Director Mike Rose.“He brings a wealth of experience,” Rose said. ” He has experience in both leagues and he knows the coaches and knows the league, so I’m sure he’s going to continue our success in the girls’ program.”
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comAfter building a successful high school resume, which includes two state titles, Wheelersburg graduate Garrett Carmichael is spending the summer toning his baseball skills preparing for the next challenge.The former Pirate has already committed to Sinclair Community College and the shortstop isn’t wasting anytime preparing for his next role.Before Carmichael makes the trek to Dayton, he decided to spending his...
To place an item in the calendar please email email@example.com or call 740-353-3101 ext. 294.Western Sun Masonic Lodge Golf TournamentThe Western Sun Masonic Lodge Golf Tournament will take place Saturday, July 12, at the Elks Club beginning at 2 p.m.Interested participants can register by calling Ed Davis at 740-776-2556 or by visiting the lodge.The entry fee will be $200 per team, with th...
Alex HiderPDT Sports WriterTo Kentucky Warriors quarterback Jonathon Schweickart, football is a religion.“It’s like going to church on Sunday,” he said. “I’ve got to get my football fix and I’m good for the rest of the week.”Football has been there for Schweickart throughout his life, since he was in second grade. It’s been a constant for him, from his highest of highs to his lowest of lows.
By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comScioto County Engineer Craig Opperman recently announced that his office has received over a million dollars to pave a number of roads and replace two bridges in county. Opperman explained a portion of the funding for each project is coming from the Ohio Public Works Commission, through State Issue One.State Issue One allows the state to issue bonds for infrastructure projects such as roads and bridges.“Thi...
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