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Clermont high school students spend half-day with government

Students from six Clermont County high schools – Amelia, Glen Este, Felicity Franklin, Clermont Northeastern, New Richmond and Williamsburg – spent half a day April 13 at Clermont County offices, learning more about local governmental responsibilities as part of National County Government Month. Speakers included Commissioner Bob Proud, Recorder Deborah Clepper, Auditor Linda Fraley, and [ Read More ]

Clermont panel talks about family reunification at opiate conference

When the opiate epidemic started to rear its head in Clermont County back in the late 2000s, Clermont County knew it had to deal with it in a collaborative manner, bringing all players to the table. That collaborative approach was shared on a panel about parent-child reunification during the 2016 Ohio Opiate Conference, held May [ Read More ]

Felicity holds Clean and Green event

Felicity Community Engagement Committee would like to thank Joe Glassmeyer for organizing and Boy Scout Troop 130 from Felicity, Cub Scout Pack 130 from Felicity, the Ultimate 4hers 4h club, the Roundup Rustlers 4H club and the Felicity FFA chapter for participating in our Clean and Green event. They picked up 11 bags of garbage [ Read More ]

Emergency appeal for Type O

Hoxworth Blood Center, University of Cincinnati is releasing an emergency appeal for Type O blood. All eligible individuals are being asked to donate blood immediately; especially type O negative donors as there is a critical need for this particular blood type. “The supply of Type O blood in the Tri-State has plummeted. O Negative supplies [ Read More ]

Trinity Evangelical Divinity School announces spring grads

John David Ross Young, Master of Arts, Bethel, Ohio graduated from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School following the spring semester. TEDS ranks among the most respected divinity schools in evangelical life. Commitments to gospel centrality, inerrant Scripture, excellent evangelical scholarship that truly engages culture, and service to the church have continually defined the TEDS community. Students [ Read More ]

June in Olde Williamsburg celebrates 20th Anniversary

The 20th anniversary of the June in Olde Williamsburg Festival will be held June 3, 4 and 5 on the Old High School grounds. Starting with the parade on Friday night at 6 p.m., we have a full slate of fun and entertainment for the entire family. Carnival rides and games provided by Miracle Amusements [ Read More ]

GEHS students win “I Am Hope” Challenge

Students in the Glen Este High School Advanced Health Class participated in the Life Center Cincinnati 2016 “I Am Hope” Challenge, recently. The contest was a week-long philanthropy campaign designed to promote organ and tissue donation. GEHS won the challenge with a total of 8785 points. Second place was captured by Notre Dame High School [ Read More ]

Credit Union opens in West Clermont high school

Amelia High School juniors from the Business Management Program have successfully opened the first student-run credit union in West Clermont, called the Wolves Branch of Classic Federal Credit Union! Students are running a full-service credit union during the A/B/C lunch periods at Amelia High School, gaining valuable knowledge of banking regulations and work experience. Amelia [ Read More ]

Military to receive over 90,000 boxes of Girl Scout Cookies

The Girl Scouts of Western Ohio (GSWO) collected more than 7,500 cases of donated cookies, during the 2016 Girl Scout Cookie Program, and is partnering with Heroes in Action in Toledo for the 11th year to provide Girl Scout Cookies to members of the military and their families. That’s 90,636 packages donated through the ‘Operation [ Read More ]

Rotary celebrates students

Melanie Barton and Joshua Pollock were recognized as May Students of the Month on May 2 by the Rotary Club of Batavia. Barton is a Batavia High School (BHS) senior where she has enjoyed playing flute in the concert and marching bands. She has been active with the BHS Interact Club, which is a Rotary [ Read More ]


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