Community Adena collaborates with Ross County, city and schools for COVID-19 testing push

Adena collaborates with Ross County, city and schools for COVID-19 testing push

CHILLICOTHE – Adena Health System, the Ross County Commissioners, the city of Chillicothe, Ross County Health District and Chillicothe City School District have joined forces to assist qualified Ross County residents to gain free access to COVID-19 testing. Qualifications for this testing include: the person must be experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, or if asymptomatic, must have been …

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Community Applause, applause!

Applause, applause!

Congratulations to the students chosen as Champions of the Month at South Bloomfield Elementary School. They are chosen based on the following criteria – be a learner, be a leader, be a friend. The September Champions included Isaac Hartley, Audree Bruce, Sadie Overly, Elena Mills, Brynlee Dixon, Vincent Venys, Aria James, Reese Maynard, Ryleighann McPhllips, Molly …

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Community Scioto Elementary honors September students of the month

Scioto Elementary honors September students of the month

Congratulations to the Scioto Elementary Students of the Month for September. These students have exemplified the Scioto motto – teamwork, own the moment and passion for success. The students include: Front Row:  Ella Boso, Fiona McAndrew,  Adelyn Hollis,  Arlynn Summit,  Tate VanEman, Phillipa Taylor Second Row: Reagan Boucek, Teagan Bishop, Avery Hannigan, Canon Schuh,Brennan Reber, Brantley Anderson  Third Row: Arieana Benitez, Lucy Bates, Macyn Hollis, Lauren Charter, Charlotte Vonville, Belle DutyLast Row: Wade Dains, …

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Community Christopher’s Boutique awarded federal monies to lessen COVID impact

Christopher’s Boutique awarded federal monies to lessen COVID impact

Sept. 19 deadline fast approaching to seek free funding  by Craig Lovelace CIRCLEVILLE — Thirty-one years. That is how long Sherree Jankiewicz had been continuously coming to work at Christopher’s Boutiques, a South Court Street icon started by her grandparents in the 1950s. However, the streak ended at the end of March when the insidious …

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Community Pickaway County property sales in August

Pickaway County property sales in August

Property transactions in Pickaway County for Aug. 1-26. The highest selling residential property went for $485,000 on Burro Lane in Darby Township. The largest transaction for a non-residential property was found on Walnut Creek Pike in Walnut Township and sold for $470,000 on Aug. 10. This data is accessible online through the Pickaway County Auditor’s …

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Community Pickaway County July real estate transactions

Pickaway County July real estate transactions

There were a total of 93 transactions in July. The three largest sales were for a property on State Route 104 in Scioto Township that sold for $620,000; $540,000 for property on Gibson Road also in Scioto Township; and $458,000 for property on Duvall Road in Madison Township. These records are kept by the Pickaway …

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Community Adena restarts visitor restrictions at hospital

Adena restarts visitor restrictions at hospital

Adena is making a return to full visitor restrictions to help limit the spread of the Coronavirus. Given the recent surge in positive cases both statewide and locally, we are implementing the strictest measures to ensure the health, safety and protection of our patients and staff. Effective today, Adena Regional Medical Center is limiting visitors …

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Community Pickaway County testing site busy in morning hours

Pickaway County testing site busy in morning hours

by Craig Lovelace Testing for COVID-19 got underway this morning at Pickaway County Public Health shortly before 9 a.m. and it didn’t take long for a steady stream of vehicles full of people waiting to get tested to develop. A collaboration between the county health department and PrimaryOne Health, drivers wound their way through the …

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Community Pickaway-Ross CTC leaders honored by education group

Pickaway-Ross CTC leaders honored by education group

Two educators at Pickaway-Ross Career & Technology Center were recognized and given an Educators Award by the Ohio Association for Career and Technical Education. Superintendent Dennis Franks was named Administrator of the Year for his lengthy service in the educational field. He has been superintendent at PRCTC for 10 years and with the district for …

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Community Pickaway-Ross seniors awarded scholarships

Pickaway-Ross seniors awarded scholarships

     Chillicothe, Ohio (June 3, 2020) – The following Pickaway-Ross Career & Technology Center students have been awarded scholarships. Pickaway County students: Courtney Chrysler in Health Science (Logan Elm High School) was awarded a Pickaway-Ross Teachers Association scholarship. She plans to attend Coastal Carolina University. Sidney Gray in Allied Health (Circleville High School) was awarded the Berger Hospital Scholarship, the Circleville …

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