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Scouts sing at nursing home

Local Girl Scouts and Brownies sang Christmas carols for residents at the Batavia Nursing Home Saturday, December 10.

Christmas musical presented at Hill Intermediate School

Students at Bethel-Tate’s Hill Intermediate School presented their holiday program, North Pole Musical, Friday, Dec. 16. The program presented a delightful holiday tale, told through musical numbers which highlighted the students’ many talents.

High school a cappella singing group Ear Candy delivers what it promises

Ear Candy, the first-year, 11-member a cappella group at Clermont Northeastern High School, loves to perform and all that hard work is getting them a lot of attention. “This week alone we have six bookings,” said CNE music director Jacki Schneider, who launched the group when she began teaching at the school this year. “We [ Read More ]

Students donate to Yellow Ribbon Center

Second grade students at New Richmond’s Monroe Elementary have continued a class tradition of giving up their traditional holiday gift exchange parties in favor of making donations to worthy causes. This year, students in the classes of teachers Staci Heiden, Jennifer Huelsmann and Melanie Shoemaker collected reading and entertainment items, snacks and health and beauty [ Read More ]

Union Township Library to open Jan. 29

The grand opening of the new Union Township Branch Library will take place from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 29 at 4450 Glen-Este Withamsville Road. The former location of the Union Township Branch, 4462 Mt. Carmel-Tobasco Rd., was recently sold. The library is asking that customers not drop off any materials at the former location, as [ Read More ]

Aviation student Holthaus completes first solo flight

Jared Holthaus soloed in a single-engine aircraft on Dec. 13. This was his first flight as a student pilot without his instructor in the aircraft. Holthaus is enrolled in the Aviation Technology: Professional Pilot Program at the University of Cincinnati. The laboratory portion of the Professional Pilot Program is taught at the Clermont County Airport. [ Read More ]

Retirement party held for Mary Lou Parrott

A retirement party was held for Mary Lou Parrott Dec. 2 at Batavia Floral Designs. Parrott’s daughter Trisha Brasfield will take over the business. At left are Trisha and Lee Brasfield, and on the right are Mary Lou and Skip Parrott.

December Student of the Month recognized by Batavia Rotary Club

Danielle Schmidtbauer of Clermont Northeastern High School was honored as Student of the Month at the Dec. 6 meeting of the Batavia Rotary Club. One high school student from CNE is honored at the first Rotary meeting of each month during the school year. Students who are nominated for this award live their lives in [ Read More ]

Parents go to school at Live Oaks

More than 200 parents and family members came to Live Oaks Career Campus Nov. 3 to learn more about what their sons and daughters do at the career-technical school. They spent time watching their teenagers work in the labs, and even had the chance to take part in hands-on activities. Sports Rehabilitation students did health [ Read More ]

Safari Club donates venison

The Southwest Ohio Chapter of Safari Club International along the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife donated venison to needy families in seven Southwest Ohio counties. Hunters wishing to donate their deer to a food bank or outreach center are, in most cases, required to pay for the processing of the venison. Organizations [ Read More ]

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