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 ]
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 ]
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 ]
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.
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 ]
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 ]
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 ]
Pizza making has been in Teresa Davis’ family for decades. And with the help of family, friends and a generous landlord, Davis has taken a dive into the restaurant business in New Richmond. The decision to open her own pizzeria came as the result of a letter addressed to Donatos Pizza, the pizza company she [ Read More ]
A singing benefit will be held in memory of Paul Wayne Glaser at Feesburg Worship Center at 7 p.m. Jan. 6. Proceeds will go to help cover funeral expenses.
Retiring school board members David Painter and Sharon Stark were honored at the December meeting of the New Richmond Board of Education. Stark and Painter, who served a combined 12 years, will be replaced by incoming board members David Hawkins and Kim Hayden, both former board members. Retiring New Richmond School Board members David Painter [ Read More ]