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Conaway joins the Merchants Bank

Local lending veteran Kathy Conaway has joined the Merchants National Bank as an Agriculture/Commercial Loan Officer at the Mt. Orab Branch. Conaway comes to the bank with more than 34 years of agricultural lending experience and is excited about joining Merchants, “A Real Community Bank.” Conaway takes pride in providing exceptional customer service and wants [ Read More ]

Library presents ‘March into Reading’

The Clermont County Public Library is offering a family program to encourage children to become lifelong readers, with a focus on pre-kindergarten early literacy. At the Union Township Branch from 6 – 8 p.m. March 7, families will receive “Marching Orders” encouraging children to have fun with early literacy missions. The night begins with meeting [ Read More ]

Clermont County to host a job fair Friday, March 28

OhioMeansJobs of Clermont County will host a major job fair from 9 .m. – 2 p.m. Friday, March 28. This event will be held at the OhioMeansJobs Clermont County facility (formerly Workforce One of Clermont County), 756 Old State Route 74. More than 20 leading local companies who are hiring employees for permanent positions will [ Read More ]

Milford named Fit-Friendly Worksite by American Heart Association

The City of Milford was recently honored through the American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Worksite program at the Feb. 18 City Council meeting. Milford was recognized at the Gold Level, which means that the organization: offers employees physical activity at the worksite, has increased number of healthy eating options available to employees, promotes a wellness culture [ Read More ]

Frazees celebrate 40 years

Jan and Gary Frazee of Pierce Township are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary on April 6. The couple married on April 6, 1974 in Cincinnati, Ohio. They have spent their entire lives in Greater Cincinnati area, residing the last 32 years in Pierce Township. Gary has had a lengthy career in purchasing and Jan is [ Read More ]

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 ]

Private pesticide recertification training to be held March 18

OSU Extension Clermont County is hosting two pesticide recertification updates for 2014. This training is for private applicator producers currently possessing licenses to expire in 2014 or would like to accrue hours toward their next recertification. Training will be held on March 18. The program will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Clermont County [ Read More ]

Felicity-Franklin early kindergarten registration dates announced

Felicity-Franklin Elementary School kindergarten registration for the 2014-2015 school year will be held from 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. Thursday, March 20 and Tuesday, April 8. Bring your child entering kindergarten with you for a screening along with the following items: • Original Birth Certificate (must have raised seal) • Social Security Card • Proof of Residence (electric, [ Read More ]

Civil War scholar to visit Georgetown

America’s Historian and Civil War scholar Edwin C. Bearss will present “War in the West Begins” at the Gaslight Theater on the corner of S. Main and State Streets, Georgetown, Ohio, at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 8. The lecture is sponsored by the U.S. Grant Homestead Association, an organization which celebrates the life, history, and [ Read More ]

Volunteer advocates sworn in as Guardians ad Litem

CASA for Clermont Kids and the Honorable Judge James A. Shriver held a swearing in ceremony Thursday, Feb. 13 adding eight new Guardians ad Litem to their volunteer based program. CASA for Clermont Kids is a non-profit agency that advocates for the best interests of abused, neglected and dependent children who have been introduced into [ Read More ]

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