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Southern State eligible for college excellence prize

Southern State Community College was one of 150 colleges nationwide determined eligible to apply for the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. The $1 million Aspen Prize, awarded every two years, is the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance among America’s community colleges. It recognizes institutions for exceptional student outcomes in four areas: [ Read More ]

Chatfield College looking for crafters, quilt exhibitors

Chatfield College will host its annual Quilt, Craft & Car Show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 26 at the St. Martin campus in St. Martin, Ohio. This popular show will feature the creations of local and regional quilters and quilt collectors, quilt vendors, a craft show, traditional craft demonstrations, a classic [ Read More ]

Brown County farmer supports local ministry through America’s Farmers Grow Communities

Local farmer Robert King has directed a $2,500 donation to Backpack Blessings, a ministry within Mount Nebo United Methodist Church. Funded by America’s Farmers Grow Communities, the donation will help the group provide meals for the less fortunate. Backpack Blessings provides school children in the federal Free and Reduced Price Meal Program with a backpack [ Read More ]

Wenstrup participating in Congressional Art Competition

Representative Brad Wenstrup is participating in the House of Representative’s annual Congressional Art Competition. All high school students in Ohio’s Second District are invited to compete. A digital image file of each entry must be submitted along with a release form to the Cincinnati District Office by Friday, April 11. Art will be showcased online [ Read More ]

CNE Alumni Association accepting nominations

The Clermont Northeastern Alumni Association is accepting nominations for the Distinguished Alumnus. This Award is to honor graduates who have distinguished themselves in many different fields after leaving CNE High School. Those fields may include Arts/Literature, Business/ Industry, Military/Community Service, Science/Education or Special Recognition. The nomination form may be picked up at the high school [ Read More ]

2014 Salute to Leaders honorees have been named

The Clermont County Chamber of Commerce Foundation will recognize residents who give their time to make their community better at the 2014 Salute To Leaders dinner. The award recipients were nominated by community members for their volunteer achievements. The dinner is 5- 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 11 at the Oasis Conference Center in Miami Township. [ Read More ]

Clermont County Commissioners join OSUE with Ohio Saves Week

As part of Ohio Saves Week 2014, scheduled for Feb. 24 to March 1, Ohio State University Extension Clermont County is spreading the savings message and urging locals to participate in Ohio Saves Week. Ohio Saves Week is an annual opportunity for organizations to promote good savings behavior and a chance for individuals to assess [ Read More ]

Secretary of State Jon Husted announces certified statewide primary candidates

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted has announced the complete list of candidates who qualified to run for statewide offices following the review and verification of signatures by county boards of elections. Statewide candidates appearing on the May Primary ballot include: For Governor and Lieutenant Governor Democratic Party • Larry Ealy and Ken Gray • Edward FitzGerald [ Read More ]

Polymorphic Conveyances featured at UC Clermont

Polymorphic Conveyances by John R.G. Roth will be featured in the Park National Bank Art Gallery at UC Clermont College through Feb. 24. The exhibition is free and open to the public. Artist and sculptor, John R.G. Roth, hails from Norfolk, Virginia and is the Associate Professor of Art at Old Dominion University. Roth’s unique [ Read More ]

Daugherty named to dean’s list at Lake Erie

Heather Daugherty, of Bethel, has been named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester 2013 at Lake Erie College. A letter from Dale Sheptak, Dean, School of Education and Professional Studies at Lake Erie College, said “that this distinction is reserved for students who have earned at least eight semester hours (Heather earned 18) [ Read More ]

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