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Farmers’ market opens in Georgetown May 8, Mt. Orab and Ripley May 10

The three farmers markets sponsored by the Brown County Farmers’ Market Association will open just before Mothers’ Day in May, with Mt. Orab and Ripley both beginning on May 10, from 9 a.m. to Noon, while Georgetown’s Market will occur on Thursdays, from 3 – 7 p.m.starting on May 8. Ripley’s Market is at 116 [ Read More ]

Patrol joins national distracted driving effort

The Ohio State Highway Patrol will be joining forces with local law enforcement for a distracted driving enforcement and awareness effort April 10 – 15 in an effort to reduce distracted driving related crashes and raise awareness about the dangers distracted driving creates. According to the NHTSA, in 2012 in the United States, 3,331 people [ Read More ]

Hershner hired as Pierce Township administrator

Mr. Tim Hershner is the new Administrator for Pierce Township, accepting the position during the March 21, 2014 Trustee Meeting. He is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati College of Design, Art, Architecture and Planning, and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning. Experienced in community and economic development, he has been a leader [ Read More ]

Felicity cattleman successful in Best of the Buckeye Program

The Ohio Cattlemen’s Association hosted the inaugural Best of the Buckeye show at the Ohio Beef Expo on Sunday, March 16 during the junior show. The Best of the Buckeye program, coordinated by OCA in conjunction with the Ohio Beef Expo and Ohio State Fair, had a strong first show with more than 170 head [ Read More ]

Union Township to hold Spring Junk Days

Just a reminder that Union Township will hold Spring Junk Days from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, April 28 through May 2, and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 3, at the Service Department Complex, behind the police department at 4312 Glen Este-Withamsville Road. Items can include furniture, clothing and [ Read More ]

Golf outing to be held May 17 to support people with disabilities

The Committee to Support People with Disabilities will host a Golf Outing on Saturday, May 17 at White Oak Golf Club, 5510 Tri-County Highway, Sardinia. The day begins with registration and a continental breakfast at 7:30 a.m., followed by a shotgun start at 9 a.m. Entry fees are $75 per person and include the round [ Read More ]

Two students recognized by the Batavia Rotary Club

Evan Tellep and Mikayla Moles were honored as March Students of the Month by the Batavia Rotary Club. Both students exemplify the Rotary motto, “Service Above Self” in their academic careers as well as in their communities. Tellep is a student at Clermont Northeastern High School. He was nominated by the Science Department faculty because [ Read More ]

The Forest-Aires Chorus to stage spring musical April 25 – 27

The Forest-Aires Women’s Chorus will present its spring show, “Encore! 2014 – Rhythm’s Gonna Get You and Broadway Beat,” April 25-27. The 43-member chorus performs many of the numbers as an ensemble, and members also break out for small-group numbers. Six high school students who won Forest-Aires voice scholarships will be featured soloists. See “Encore [ Read More ]

Agenda for the Future community workshop to be held April 26

An Agenda for the Future all-community workshop will be held from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday, April 26 at American Modern Insurance Group. Do you want your voice to be heard in setting the future of Clermont County? Agenda for the Future has engaged more than 550 voices in setting the future direction of [ Read More ]

Buffalo soldiers will be discussed at Historical Society meeting April 18

The Clermont County Historical Society will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 18 in room S143, Clermont College, 4200 Clermont College Drive, Batavia. The featured speaker will be Greg Roberts of the New Richmond Historical Society. He will speak on the Civil War “Buffalo Soldiers” and their connection to New Richmond. The meeting is free [ Read More ]

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