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Students participate in Noetic Learning Mathematics Contest

It’s cool to be good at math! That is the message that students in the Clermont County Gifted STEM Program are learning. STEM students in grades 3-5 recently participated in the national Noetic Learning Mathematics Contest. This elementary math problem solving competition had more than 18,000 participants from across the nation in grades 2-6. Throughout [ Read More ]

Pierce Township presents property beautification award

Pierce Township Trustees passed a resolution at their Feb. 11, 2014 Board of Trustees meeting awarding Keith Shebesta and his subcontractors with a “Pierce Township Beautification Award.” “This award recognizes outstanding property improvements to 3350 Jenny Lind Road located in Pierce Township,” said Pierce Township Board Chairman Bonnie Batchler. “Keith’s company, Refuge Property Management LLC, [ Read More ]

Career Center announces its Students of the Month

Each month, teachers and staff at Grant Career Center have the opportunity to nominate a student to be recognized as the Student of the Month. Teachers have nominated students for showing extra effort, academic success, changes in attitude and generally, just being a great person to have in their class. September Students of the Month [ Read More ]

League of Women Voters to hold February meeting in Union Twp.

The Clermont League of Women Voters will hold its February Meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25 at the Union Twp. Civic Center, Queen City Room. Ohio has changed its funding of local government. This affects counties, townships, cities, and villages. It has not only changed its funding priorities, it has reduced funding at all [ Read More ]

Mercy offers 3D imaging that increases cancer detection

For the convenience of women throughout Cincinnati, Mercy Health, which provides compassionate quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, now offers 3D mammography (breast tomosynthesis) for breast cancer screening at locations throughout Cincinnati. Tomosynthesis screenings are available at Mercy Health – Anderson, Fairfield and West hospitals and The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health. [ Read More ]

Secretary of State to hold open office hours in Clermont County Feb. 18

Secretary of State Jon Husted has announced that his office will hold open office hours in Batavia in February. A regional liaison for the Secretary of State’s office will be at the Clermont County Public Library, 180 South Third Street, from 12 – 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18. The goal of open office hours is [ Read More ]

Green receives ABATE legislator of the year award

Representative Doug Green (R-Mt. Orab) has received the 2013 Legislator of the Year Award from the American Bikers Aimed Toward Education of Ohio. The award was presented at the organization’s annual state seminar and awards banquet Feb. 1. ABATE is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to preserving the rights, improving the image, and promoting safe operating [ Read More ]

Walk with the city of Milford for a great cause

Are you ready to “Walk with Milford?” In 2010, the Clermont Coalition for Activity and Nutrition identified that 33.4 percent of adults in Clermont County participate in no exercise or physical activity, which is higher than both the state and national average. One of the Coalition’s objectives is to decrease the percentage of Clermont County [ Read More ]

Batavia High School students stand out at regional competition

Batavia High School students exceled in the Business Professionals of America 2014 Regional Competition. They earned 95 awards and 19 students will move on to state competition in March. State qualifiers are: Jordan Davis and Alex Young, Legal Procedures; Ryan Ackermann and Bret Fortner, Banking & Finance; Ian Lyons and Matt Pawlaczyk, Small Business Management [ Read More ]

Grant Career Center second quarter Top Performers recognized

Grant Career Center recently held the Second Quarter Attendance and Awards Assembly where students were recognized for achievements during the second quarter. Students received Perfect Attendance Awards and Honor Roll Certificates for their efforts. The Top Performers in each program were also announced for the second quarter. Instructors select Top Performers each quarter by using [ Read More ]

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