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Hoxworth under emergency appeal for blood donors

Hoxworth Blood Center is issuing an Emergency Appeal for blood donors following persistent, low donation rates, causing the Tri-State blood supply to dwindle to insufficient levels. Hoxworth is tasked with providing blood products needed by patients at 30-area hospitals. The shortage is not due to an increase in demand for blood products, rather fewer individuals [ Read More ]

Felicity FFA holds 59th Annual banquet

On Monday, May 11th the Felicity Franklin FFA chapter hosted the 59th annual banquet. The banquet is held to sum up the years accomplishments and award students for all of their hard work. This event included a catered dinner by Country Inn, a silent auction, and various presentations. Special guests who attended the banquet Included [ Read More ]

Library board makes plans for new branch

Preliminary plans will be drawn soon for a new library on Buckwheat Road to serve Miami Township and Milford. “It is the will of the board to move forward” with a proposed new library, said Joseph Braun, library board president. “We are very excited about the prospect of a new branch in Miami Township. We [ Read More ]

Support a great cause while shopping

Looking for a unique gift for a new graduate or a little something for that special someone in your life? Mercy Health, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood through its care network, has the event for you! The Guild of Mercy Health – Clermont Hospital is hosting the Silver Lady II [ Read More ]

Quilt program at Harmony Hill

The Williamsburg Harmony Hill Association will present a Quilt Program on Saturday afternoon, June 13th, from 1:00 until 3:00 at the Carriage House, 299 South Third Street. Guest speaker will be Diana Kuhnell. She is an authority on quilts and has many old reference books to trace down the origin and theme given to each [ Read More ]

Local ball player auditions for Last At Bat

Fourteen-year old Olivia Bricker of Batavia gave her best effort for a recent audition for the movie Last At Bat which was held at Action Sports Center in Dayton. Last at Bat, written by Ohio resident Mark Donahue, is a comeback story about star-crossed major league baseball star Dylan Michael, who the world believes was [ Read More ]

Batavia LS names Keith Millard superintendent

Mr. Keith Millard has been selected as the Batavia Local School District’s new superintendent. Mr. Millard’s contract is set to be approved by the Board of Education at the June 15 meeting and will begin his official duties on August 1. He will have the opportunity to work in the district through the month of [ Read More ]

Berger graduates from basic training

Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Alyah M. Berger graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn [ Read More ]

Batavia Post investigating fatal crash

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a single vehicle fatal crash that occurred on State Route 232 near Laurel Farms Lane in Monroe Township, Clermont County at approximately 6:47 a.m. on May 27, 2015 Preliminary investigation revealed a 1993 Honda Civic was traveling southwest on SR 232. The vehicle struck a fence, a [ Read More ]

Mercy Health’s post-therapy programs provide full recovery

Injuries can be devastating. In addition to the pain and disruption to your everyday activities, you may face surgery, recovery from surgery and physical therapy before you’re ready to get back to your life. And then there are those instances where you still don’t feel 100%, even after undergoing therapy. That’s where Mercy Health – [ Read More ]

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