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Lee to enter college after eleventh grade

At a time when most high school students are still enjoying the summer, Eldred Lee is preparing to leave for college. After completing 11th grade at Western Reserve Academy. The Batavia resident earned a place in the Bard College at Simon’s Rock fall 2012 entering class. Lee will join peers at Simon’s Rock in Great [ Read More ]

Car show to benefit CCDD respite program

The first annual “Let the Good Times Roll” car show will take place from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.Saturday, Aug. 18, at the Thomas A. Wildey Center, 2040 US Highway 50, Batavia (one mile west of Owensville). The entry fee is $10 per car and includes a free T-shirt with every show car. A total [ Read More ]

Suffragist dinner to be held Aug. 29

The League of Women Voters will celebrate the 92nd Anniversary of the Ratification of the 19th Amendment, giving women the right to vote, with its sixteenth annual event where the volunteer work of women in Clermont County will be celebrated. This year seven nominees for the annual Orpha Gatch Award will be honored Wednesday, Aug. [ Read More ]

Students work at Career Center Automotive YES internships

Each spring, the Automotive Service Technology juniors gear up their interview and technical skills and present themselves to area dealership service managers in hopes of landing an Automotive YES Summer internship position. These paid internships reinforce their classroom learning and lab experiences by partnering them with mentors and experienced technicians in the field and preparing [ Read More ]

Berner, Douglas wed

Beth Berner and Dennis Douglas were married July 22, 2011 at St. Bernadette Church, Amelia by Fr. Bill Stockelman. Beth teaches at Goshen Middle School and Dennis is employed at the Cincinnati Archdoicese. They reside in Mt. Carmel, Ohio.

Eastern Hills holds its ninth annual ‘Sporting Women’ event

Eastern Hills Rod, Gun & Conservation Club held its 9th annual Sporting Women event on July 14 in Batavia. This annual event is based on a “workshop” format with over 18 distinct outdoor venues available to participants. This year’s workshops included classes on many disciplines including rifle, shotgun, and pistol from the shooting sports. In [ Read More ]

Certificate of appreciation presented to Williamsburg

The Grassy Run Historical Arts Committee presented a certificate of appreciation to the Williamsburg City Council on July 26 for their support of its annual event over the years. The Council allows Grassy Run to hold its annual rendezvous, usually at the end of April, in the community park, taking it over for a weekend. [ Read More ]

‘Free Day’ coming to Bethel church

A “Free Day” distribution of rummage items is being sponsored by the Social Concerns Committee of the Bethel United Methodist Church from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Saturday, July 28. There will be clothes, housewares, toys, and other items. If you have any gently used items in good condition to donate for the event, they may [ Read More ]

Williamsburg Garden Club to meet for picnic

The Williamsburg Garden Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7 for a pot luck picnic at the home of Sherri Kissinger. Co-hostesses for the evening are Kristin Kissinger and Chris Graf. Members are asked to bring a covered dish to share and may invite guest. Roll call is to be answered by naming [ Read More ]

Glen Este student to attend youth leadership program

Kyle Keszei has been selected to represent Glen Este High School in the 2012-2013 Regional Youth Leadership program. Regional Youth Leadership is a program for outstanding high school students in the Northern Kentucky/Greater Cincinnati area who demonstrate leadership potential and a commitment to community service. Competition for this group of young leaders was intense. Forty-six [ Read More ]

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