Community Archive

Assistance to help manage energy costs

The Ohio Development Services Agency wants to remind Ohioans that the Winter Crisis Program and the Percentage of Income Payment Plan Plus can help manage energy costs during these cold winter days. The Winter Crisis Program, a component of the Home Energy Assistance Program, provides assistance to eligible households that are threatened with disconnection, have [ Read More ]

Uecker selected for three Senate Leadership roles

Ohio Senate President Keith Faber (R–Celina) selected State Senator Joe Uecker (R–Miami Township) for three leadership roles in the Ohio Senate. Throughout the 131st General Assembly, Senator Uecker will be serving as Chairman of the Senate Finance Subcommittee on Corrections as well as Vice Chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee and Co-Chairman of the Joint [ Read More ]

F.O.E. #2289 to hold a membership drive

The Fraternal Order of Eagles #2289, 267 Foundry Ave, Batavia Ohio, would like to invite you join an organization that never stops caring, by participating in the Membership Drive going on now through March 31st. Men, $25; women, $15. Please call the Fraternal Eagles at 513-732-9035. Information about what it means to be an Eagle [ Read More ]

Mercy Health Medicaid expansion sign-up events announced

The Affordable Care Act has provided many with the opportunity to access health insurance through the Marketplace. With the open enrollment period continuing through February 15, 2015, experts with Mercy Health – Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, are available to help you sign up for insurance [ Read More ]

Brown visits Mercy Health to announce plan that extends funding for children’s health insurance

With federal funding to provide health coverage to 130,000 Ohio children – including more than 9,000 in Hamilton County alone – through Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) set to expire, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), a member of the Senate Finance Committee, visited Mercy Health in Cincinnati on Sunday to announce a plan that would [ Read More ]

Batavia students raising funds for Special Olympics

Batavia High School students, teachers, administrators, and board of education members will be Freezin’ for a Reason on Saturday, February 7th, 2015 as they once again participate in the Polar Plunge for Special Olympics. The plunge will take place at Joe’s Crab Shack in Newport, KY beginning at 11:00 am. They have set a goal [ Read More ]

Open houses scheduled Feb. 4-5 for input on Clermont’s CDBG plan

With its population now exceeding 200,000, Clermont County is on its way to being designated an Urban County in the 2015 Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG), significantly increasing the value of grants the county is eligible for. To prepare for this, the county must submit a 5-year consolidated plan to the U.S. Department of [ Read More ]

Gilkison graduates from basic training

Army Spc. Kayleigh M. Gilkison has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, [ Read More ]

County provides septic system rehabilitation funds

The Clermont County Public Health will be accepting applications from homeowners to use grant funds for the repair or replacement of failing household sewage disposal systems or to connect to public sewers. The grant funding is available through the Community Development Block Grant. Residences must be owner occupied, applicants must meet income and asset requirements, [ Read More ]

CNE Hall of Fame nominations

The Clermont Northeastern High School Sports Hall of Fame committee is accepting nominations for the 2015 inductions. The nomination form can be found on the CNE website at and should be mailed to Barb Kelly, c/o Clermont Northeastern High School, 5327 Hutchinson Road, Batavia, OH 45103. The deadline is February 1, 2015.

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