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Felicity FFA makes it to national level

The Felicity FFA Ag Issues team won the 2013 State Career Development Event and advanced to the national level. The team consisted of Amanda Davenport, Mikayla Hamilton, Brooke Howerton, Destiney Belt, and Serena Spaulding. The 2013 National FFA convention was held in Louisville, Kentucky on Oct. 30 through Nov. 2. The Ag issues team performed [ Read More ]

Historical display on view at administration building

The Clermont County Collaborative of Historical Organizations and the Clermont County Commissioners have a joint project on Clermont County History. The Commissioners have installed a display case in the lobby of the Administration Building, 101 E. Main Street, Batavia. Each month a different Clermont County historical organization has a display on county history. The Greater [ Read More ]

Batavia to hold poster contest

The Village of Batavia will celebrate its 200th anniversary in August 2014. The major celebrations will be held the week of Aug. 3. As part of the celebration, the village is holding a Batavia Bicentennial Poster Competition. The deadline for entries in the competition has been extended to March 3. The village has received good [ Read More ]

West Clermont Local School District kindergarten registration opens for 2014

Union Township, OH Kindergarten Registration is scheduled by appointment only. Please call 513-943-5000 after February 17, to make an appointment during the following dates and times. All appointments are held in the central enrollment office of the West Clermont School District administrative offices, located in the Union Township Civic Center at 4350 Aicholtz Road. Parents [ Read More ]

High school students win Forest-Aires scholarships

Six high school students have won voice scholarships from The Forest-Aires Women’s Chorus for the 2013-2014 school year. They are: Daisy Bentley, Turpin High School; Maddie Pierce, Turpin High School; Lauren Hust, Walnut Hills High School; Mary Claire Lyons, Walnut Hills High School; Brittany Armstrong, Glen Este High School; and Anna Randazzo, Glen Este High [ Read More ]

Great Oaks/Amelia BPA students attend fall conference

Twenty Great Oaks/Amelia Business Professionals of America (BPA) members recently attended the BPA State Fall Conference in Columbus. Student members attending participated in professional seminars, selected this year’s state leadership team and pin design to be traded at the National Leadership Conference in May 2014 in Indianapolis. The pin design created by Ryan Morris of [ Read More ]

Grant Career Center Student Advisory Council leads fundraising

In response to the great need felt by families during the winter holiday season, Grant Career Center’s Student Advisory Council led the charge to raise money to provide meals and necessities during the holidays for families at the Career Center. The students volunteered to coordinate the school’s efforts to raise money as well as to [ Read More ]

Willowville Elementary School spelling bee winners go to regionals

On Thursday, Jan. 9, Willowville Elementary held its spelling bee. Congratulations to the 30 fourth and fifth grade students who studied extremely hard over the last several weeks to prepare for our event. What an exciting and at times, intense competition! It came down to fifth grade student Colleen Arrasmith and fourth grade student Nick [ Read More ]

Male tobacco users can get a $50 gift card

The Ohio State University College of Public Health is looking for men age 18 and older who use tobacco products to participate in an advertising study. Participants must live in Brown, Clermont and Adams counties. If you are interested, you will be given a two-minute phone interview to see if you are eligible. If eligible [ Read More ]

Chamber Foundation to host ‘conversations’ with residents

Clermont County residents from all walks of life soon will be asked to spend an hour talking about where they live, what could be better and suggest ways to make improvements. The Agenda for the Future is an initiative by the Clermont Chamber of Commerce Foundation that will continue the work started 25 years ago [ Read More ]

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