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Felicity Students of the Month named

Felicity-Franklin Elementary School has announced the names of students honored as Students of the Month for the month of January, 2010. Students named as Students of the Month are, front row from left, Ally Perry, Justin Ackerman, Gabe Shepherd, John Alexander, Hayley Hahn, Cassidy Louderback, Destiny Houser; second row, Emma Laubach, Connor Ninichuck, Amber Benjamin, Jordan Smith, Anton Lung, Skye Blount, Trinity Evans; third row, Faith Smith, Cody Morris, Gracie Knipp, Matthew Hall, Bryan Frasure, Bryce Reeves, Megan Cooper, & Arika Brown.

Grant Career Center Business Professionals compete at regionals

The Grant Career Center chapter of the Business Professionals of America proved that they were ready to “Shoot for Success” in 2009-2010 as they did their best to make their way to this spring’s national conference in Anaheim, Calif. Thirty-six students started their journey by winning 62 competitive event medals in District 13 Regional Competition at Grant Career Center.

Simultaneous exhibition to be held in Withamsville

The Clermont County Chess Club will be hosting a simultaneous exhibition match at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 9. Hans Multhopp, who has earned the title of “Life Master” from the United States Chess Federation, will be playing up to 16 opponents simultaneously.

Cabin Fever Arts Festival to be held Feb. 27

The snow is flying, the fire is dying, but we will weather the storm. What do we care if icicles form? Cabin Fever will keep us warm! This year’s Cabin Fever Arts Festival will feature more than 41 artisans. In addition to returning guild members and guests, several new faces will share their skills and products.

Shark jumps from snow in Union Twp

This shark snow sculpture was created at the Eastgate Woods apartments in Union Township by Robb Webb.

Celebrities to compete at Dancing with the Stars

He does a great job with law enforcement, but can he dance? We’ll find out on March 4 when Clermont County Sheriff A.J. “Tim” Rodenberg performs a swing number with his dance partner Sarah Negley, competing for the coveted Mirror Ball Trophy at the first Dancing with the Stars Extravaganza. The event, to be held at the Eastgate Holiday Inn, located at 4501 Eastgate Boulevard in Union Township, between 6:30 and 9 p.m., benefits Clerco, Inc., the non-profit board of the Clermont County Board of Developmental Disabilities (CCDD).

Rep. Uecker receives the ‘watchdog’ award

The United Conservatives of Ohio announced that Representative Joe Uecker of the Ohio House of Representatives 66th District was awarded the Watchdog of the Treasury Award for the 127th General Assembly. This award acknowledges Representative Uecker for recognizing the Ohio taxpayer behind every dollar of state expenditures and understanding the value of conservative fiscal and public policy.

Legion post to host annual birthday bash

The American Legion Victor Stier Post 450, 450 Victor Stier Drive, Milford, will celebrate the Legion’s 91st birthday with a dinner dance Saturday, March 20 in the banquet room.

Bethel Community Choir to perform

Singers from Bethel Churches are invited to join in the Bethel Community Choir to prepare for a Community Easter Musical. The Bethel Community Choir will be presenting “Come, Touch the Robe” by Pepper Choplin of Lorenz Publishing Company.

Historical Society to meet

The Clermont County Historical Society will meet at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27 in room S143, Clermont College, 4200 Clermont College Drive, Batavia. The program will be presented by Cindy Johnson, the Society’s Secretary. Johnson is employed by Applied Imagination, Inc., an Alexandria, Ky firm that specializes in railroad garden exhibits.

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