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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 ]

Cecil named to dean’s list at Berea College

Joel D. Cecil, of Williamsburg, has been named to Fall 2013 Dean’s List at Berea College. A student is named to the Dean’s List who achieves a GPA of 3.4 or higher for a minimum course load equivalent to 16 semester hours. Berea College, located in Berea, Ky., is a non-denominational, comprehensive college that offers [ Read More ]

Clermont residents graduate from Wilmington College

Wilmington College has announced the names of December graduates earning Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Science (BS) and Masters in Education (MED) degrees at the close of the 2013 fall semester. Wilmington College, a career-oriented liberal arts institution affiliated with the Society of Friends (Quakers), is located in southwestern Ohio, approximately one hour from [ Read More ]

Gospel concert to be held at Bethel United Methodist Church

The community is invited to attend a lively presentation of Southern Gospel music by the Soul’d Out quartet and their accompanist at the Bethel United Methodist Church in Bethel at 6 p.m. Sunday, March 2. This group with local ties has been inspiring audiences of all ages with their music and ministry since 2004 and [ Read More ]

Students see performance with help of Arts Appreciation Fund

Ninety choir students from Bethel-Tate Middle and High schools enjoyed a performance of Peter Pan on Nov. 7 at the School for the Creative and Performing Arts in Cincinnati. The students were impressed with what they saw and heard. Sydney Gee, a sixth-grader, wrote, “I loved the art work in the halls and the hospitality [ Read More ]

Wilson is WC scholarship recipient

Batavia resident Carley Wilson of Batavia is the recipient of a $14,000 Academic Achievement Scholarship to attend Wilmington College, where she plans to major in Spanish and theatre. She will graduate in 2014 from Glen Este High School, Cincinnati, where she is a member of the National Honor Society. Wilson is the daughter of Donnie [ Read More ]

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