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Kohl’s awards more than 2,500 youth volunteers with nearly $400,000 in scholarships and prizes

Kohl’s Department Stores (NYSE: KSS) announced today it has awarded more than 2,500 winners nationwide with nearly $400,000 in scholarships for higher education and prizes through the Kohl’s Cares® Scholarship Program. The winners were chosen from more than 32,000 nominees nationwide, and selected for the positive impact their volunteer efforts have on the community. “Kohl’s [ Read More ]

Westminster College confers degrees

Westminster College awarded more than 200 undergraduate degrees in a ceremony held May 9 on Weisel Senior Terrace. Diplomas were given for bachelor of arts, bachelor of music and bachelor of science. Those with exemplary grades were recognized with summa cum laude, magna cum laude or cum laude designations. Highlights from the ceremony can be [ Read More ]

SSCC’s Associate Degree Nursing program celebrates graduation

Forty-two graduates of Southern State Community College’s Associate Degree Nursing program were recognized during a recent pinning ceremony at the college’s Central Campus in Hillsboro.Graduate Holly Tackett opening the evening ceremony with the welcome and introductions, followed by administrative greetings by SSCC President Dr. Kevin Boys and SSCC Director of Nursing Dr. Julianne Krebs. “We’re [ Read More ]

Grant Career Center adult students are ready to begin their new careers

Five adult students recently graduated from their nine-month Computerized Business and Medical Applications program at Grant Career Center to begin new careers. Under the guidance of instructor Kim Caudill, the students prepared for positions as administrative assistants, receptionists, medical and dental record clerks, or a myriad of other office positions where their new skills could [ Read More ]

Goshen alumnus graduates from basic training

Air Force Airman 1st Class Nicholas S. Wake graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, located in San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training [ Read More ]

Mercy Health and Doctors’ Urgent Care offices announce collaboration

Mercy Health, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that it has entered into a collaboration agreement with Doctors’ Urgent Care Offices (DUCO). Through clinical affiliation, Mercy Health and DUCO will focus on enhancing patients’ continuity of care and access, as well as the quality, safety and efficiency [ Read More ]

WC announces 2015 spring Dean’s list

Several area residents have been named to the Wilmington College Dean’s List for the 2015 spring semester. To be eligible for the Dean’s List honor, a student must be enrolled full time and maintain at least a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale. Wilmington College, a career-oriented liberal arts institution affiliated with the [ Read More ]

WC announces spring academic merit list

Several area residents have been named to the Wilmington College Academic Merit List for the 2015 spring semester. The Academic Merit List recognizes those students, enrolled six to 11 hours, who earn at least a 3.6 grade point average on a 4.0 scale. Wilmington College, a career-oriented liberal arts institution affiliated with the Society of [ Read More ]

Pierce Twp seeks Zoning Appeals Board members

Pierce Township is seeking volunteers to fill a vacancy Board of Zoning Appeals. Persons with experience in architecture or real estate developments is preferred. The position has a four year term and meets monthly. BZA members hear and decide appeals of zoning decisions and other powers conferred by Section 519.14 of the (ORC). Interested applicants [ Read More ]

Fatal traffic crash under investigation

The Batavia Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a two vehicle fatal traffic crash. The crash occurred on June 16, 2015, at approximately 6:12 a.m. on SR 756 east if Fruit Ridge Road, Washington Township, Clermont County, Ohio. A 2010 Dodge Caliber, operated by Richard L. Carter Jr., age 49, of [ Read More ]


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