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Clermont veterans publish poems based on war experiences

Vietnam Veterans of America, Clermont County Chapter 649 members Cliff Riley and Ken Williamson both have had poems accepted for publication in the 2013 release of “Poems and Drawings on Peace and Justice,” by editor and publisher Saad Ghosn. The poems, written about Riley’s and Williamson’s Vietnam experience, will be illustrated through the skills of [ Read More ]

Free educational series on Alzheimer’s offered in June

Alzheimer’s disease presents many questions for caregivers and families. The Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Cincinnati will sponsor an educational series to help answer many of those questions beginning on Tuesday, June 4. What Families Need to Know…When the Diagnosis is Alzheimer’s Disease or Other Dementias is an education series designed for family, friends and caregivers [ Read More ]

Batavia Rotary recognizes student

Lindsey McHenry of Clermont Northeastern High School has been honored as the May Student of the Month by the Batavia Rotary Club. Many things were taken into consideration when choosing her for this award, including her academic record, school participation, and service to the community. “Lindsey is a student who makes education happen for herself,” [ Read More ]

Williamsburg Garden Club to meet

The Williamsburg Garden Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday evening, June 4 at the First Presbyterian Church, Second and Gay Streets. Hostesses for the evening are Pat Dowler, Terry Jones and Kathy Pollitt. Members are to answer Roll Call by naming their favorite type of rose. The plans for the 2013 Home and Garden [ Read More ]

Local students visit Challenger Learning Center for a simulated space mission

Students enrolled in the Clermont County Gifted STEM Program had the opportunity to experience a day in the life of an astronomer recently, through first-hand experience with a simulated space mission at the Challenger Learning Center of Indianapolis. The students were faced with the simulated task of returning to the moon in the year 2020 [ Read More ]

Greater Cincinnati Women’s Outpost is moving to a temporary home

On Thursday morning’s, women have shared their hearts and lives at the Miami Valley Christian Academy. Due to renovation of the Academy, Faith Christian Fellowship Church is welcoming us to continue our fellowship for women of all ages and encouraging each other spiritually. Young and old, agile and slow, rich and poor this year can [ Read More ]

Cub Scouts tour WOBO radio studio

WOBO broadcasters Margaret Mary and Mr. C (Paul Carlson), left, welcome Cub Scout Pack # 280 Den #5 to the studios in Batavia OH for a tour.

Memorial Day event to be held in Union Township

One of the most poignant of all local Memorial Day ceremonies will again take place at Veterans Memorial Park, Glen Este-Withamsville Road and Clough Pike, Union Township. The Vietnam Veterans of America, Clermont County Chapter 649, began this service in 1993 for the fallen heroes of the Vietnam War. Now, 21 years later, the area [ Read More ]

Kelly Miller Circus is coming to Bethel Monday, May 20

The Kelly Miller Circus, founded during the Depression, is marking another milestone this year as it celebrates its seventy-fifth anniversary. Founded in 1938 by Obert Miller and his sons Kelly and Dores, this traditional tented circus has seen the passing of over 3/4 of a century and still offers the same great family entertainment it [ Read More ]

Clermont butterfly count will be held Saturday, June 8

Get outdoors and join in the only Butterfly Count in Clermont County! Styled after Christmas Bird Counts, all butterflies in a 15 mile circle centered around East Fork State Park are counted. With so much territory, we need you! Meet at the Corps Visitor Center located on Slade Road at 9 am on Saturday, June [ Read More ]

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