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Children hunt eggs in Milford

Children participate in the Easter Eggstravaganza in Milford April 12. Dozens of children and their parents attended the event at Riverside Park in the city. At right, Savannah, 7, left, Gabriel, 8, center, and Noah Baloney, 5, right, take a photo with the Easter Bunny during the Easter Eggstravaganza.

Plant a tree this Arbor Day

Ohioans wanting to celebrate Arbor Day this year are encouraged to donate and help plant a tree at Ohio State Parks. In return for their efforts, participants will receive two free nights of camping for each tree they donate and help plant. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is encouraging park visitors to donate [ Read More ]

What are the major health issues in Clermont County?

Have you ever been concerned about a health issue? Have you ever felt that something could be done about a particular health concern in your community? Now is the time to provide your input on the Clermont County Community Health Improvement Plan. The plan will guide health system partners over the next five years to [ Read More ]

Nominations for Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame due June 30

The Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame exists to recognize the very special veterans in this state who continue to serve. But don’t delay submitting a nomination – the deadline is Monday, June 30 to submit nominations for this year’s class. The purpose of the Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame is to honor Ohio veterans who, [ Read More ]

Campaign launched to promote public schools

The Ohio School Boards Association has launched a statewide campaign to highlight the success of public education. The campaign, Stand Up for Public Schools, seeks to raise awareness about the importance of public education and locally elected boards of education. The statewide effort was launched in coordination with a national campaign by the National School [ Read More ]

Wiggonsville church to hold benefit singing

Wiggonsville Non-Denominational Church Of God with Pastor Ken Rutherford and Associate Pastor Tim Rutherford, located at the corner of South 133 and Lankin Chapel Rd. is having a benefit singing. The singing will be at 7 p.m. April 25. All the proceeds go to the church for the up building of God’s Kingdom. The event [ Read More ]

Blood drive to be held at St. Louis Church

St. Louis Catholic Church Owensville has partnered with Hoxworth Blood Center, University of Cincinnati to host a Community Blood Drive from 1:30 – 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 21. The Hoxworth Donor Bus will be parked on the church lot, located at 250 N. Broadway St. in Owensville, OH. Hoxworth recognizes that blood donors’ time is [ Read More ]

Farmers’ market opens in Georgetown May 8, Mt. Orab and Ripley May 10

The three farmers markets sponsored by the Brown County Farmers’ Market Association will open just before Mothers’ Day in May, with Mt. Orab and Ripley both beginning on May 10, from 9 a.m. to Noon, while Georgetown’s Market will occur on Thursdays, from 3 – 7 p.m.starting on May 8. Ripley’s Market is at 116 [ Read More ]

Patrol joins national distracted driving effort

The Ohio State Highway Patrol will be joining forces with local law enforcement for a distracted driving enforcement and awareness effort April 10 – 15 in an effort to reduce distracted driving related crashes and raise awareness about the dangers distracted driving creates. According to the NHTSA, in 2012 in the United States, 3,331 people [ Read More ]

Hershner hired as Pierce Township administrator

Mr. Tim Hershner is the new Administrator for Pierce Township, accepting the position during the March 21, 2014 Trustee Meeting. He is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati College of Design, Art, Architecture and Planning, and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning. Experienced in community and economic development, he has been a leader [ Read More ]


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