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Grant Career Center Teacher Academy members attend FEA national conference

Grant Career Center Teacher Academy students recently attended the 25th Annual Future Educators Association (FEA) National Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Approximately 800 future educators from high schools and colleges nationwide attended the conference. Participants from Grant Career Center included Alyssa Courts, Alyssa Hallahan, Logan Shinkle, Lindsey Smith and Anna Weigand, FEA Advisor Julie Crozier, and [ Read More ]

Local couple volunteers over the course of long marriage

George and Ruth Ann Rooks have been volunteering for the majority of their 55 years of marriage. George and Ruth Ann give back to the community in many ways every day. George sums it up, “You cannot do enough for people in need, this is what the Lord intended us to do and this is [ Read More ]

Veterans benefits discussion to be held

Veterans can learn about their benefits during an afternoon discussion set for 2 – 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 11 at the Amelia Branch Library, 58 Maple Street. Clermont County Veterans Services Commission Executive Director Howard Daugherty will be on hand to discuss benefits, financial assistance, transportation, medal information and other important services for veterans. Also, [ Read More ]

Adams earns real estate license, joins Huff Realty

Tony Adams has joined Huff Realty as a licensed REALTOR. Adams, of Bethel, has a strong background in the advertising and publishing business, with more than 30 years experience in southern Ohio. He is a 1983 graduate of Bethel-Tate High School and a life-long Clermont County resident. With his knowledge and working relationships with residents [ Read More ]

Literacy Network named 2014 Great American Insurance Run recipient

The Literacy Network of Greater Cincinnati, a non-profit dedicated to teaching adults and children how to read, has been named the recipient of the 2014 Great American Insurance Run, sponsored by the Great American Insurance Group. Great American Insurance Group will donate $250 for each “Insurance Run” scored by the Cincinnati Reds in the 6th, [ Read More ]

League of Women Voters seeks nominations

The League of Women Voters would like to honor Clermont County women volunteers who demonstrate strong leadership and commitment in their efforts. Nominate a Clermont County woman for her volunteer leadership by visiting lwvclermont.com. Click on “Nomination Form” and complete and submit your nomination before June 16, 2014. Each year the League in Clermont County [ Read More ]

Grant Career Center students compete at SkillsUSA State Championships

The 2014 SkillsUSA Ohio State Championships gathered nearly three-thousand members and advisors from career training programs throughout Ohio, including twenty-four members of the Grant Career Center SkillsUSA Chapter. The 62nd annual Skills Championship was held at the Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, April 15 and 16, 2014 The Ohio SkillsUSA Championships consist of 90 career [ Read More ]

Army Corps of Engineers encourages life jacket use

Before you head out for a day on or near the water, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers encourages you to make sure you have life jackets for everyone and that they please wear them. On average, 9 out of 10 people who drowned at a Corps of Engineers lake or river project didn’t wear [ Read More ]

HealthSource receives resources from HHS

U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) has announced that HealthSource of Ohio, Inc., a non-for-profit primary care organization in southwest Ohio, has received new resources from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to support and develop primary care health services. HealthSource of Ohio, Inc. serves Adams, Brown, Clermont, Clinton, Fayette, Hamilton, Highland, and Warren [ Read More ]

Monroe artists work to save the rainforests

New Richmond’s Monroe Elementary Art & Earth Club artists worked to raise money for the Rainforest Alliance’s Adopt-a-Rainforest program as part of their Earth Day celebration. “The students learned about deforestation and the problems this causes the surrounding ecosystems and they learned how the Rainforest Alliance works to help stop the deforestation and restore the [ Read More ]


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