Community Archive

Strickland highlights ‘Ohio Families First’

On Aug. 1, Ted Strickland joined State Representative Denise Driehaus outside the Brent Spence Bridge in Cincinnati to discuss his Ohio Families First proposal to help rebuild America’s infrastructure and create more good paying jobs for Ohioans through the creation of a national Infrastructure Bank. The Brent Spence Bridge is currently ranked as the No. [ Read More ]

Husted announces training funding for elections

As part of ongoing preparations ahead of the Nov. 8 General Election, Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted today announced the release of $760,000 in funds for the state’s 88 counties to help offset the cost of mandatory poll worker training for county boards of elections. “Properly trained poll workers are a critical part of [ Read More ]

Diane Morgan joins International Cultural Exchange Services

International Cultural Exchange Services (ICES) welcomes Diane Morgan as a new Local Coordinator. Diane is excited for this new opportunity to work with international high school students and host families. She feels by working together it will spread a positive message around the world promoting peace and understanding across cultures. Diane will be working with [ Read More ]

Clermont SWCD celebrates 73 years

Clermont Soil and Water Conservation District is celebrating its 73rd year with its Annual Banquet Sept. 8 at Clermont County’s Pattison Park Lodge in Owensville. Ty Higgins, with Ohio Ag Net and host of the nationally syndicated show, “Farm & Country Radio,” is the featured speaker. The banquet will offer a catered dinner through CNE [ Read More ]

Local woman holds Victorian party

Wanda Backscheider, a lifelong resident of Batavia hosted a Victorian Lawn Party on Saturday, August 6th at her Rustic Valley Farm. It was well attended by family and friends along with the Ohio Valley Carriage Club members who came dressed in historic Victorian clothing, both ladies and gentlemen. It included old fashioned lawn party games [ Read More ]

Williamsburg students participate in Buckeye Boys State at BGSU

Bruce J. Brockman, chairman for Williamsburg Buckeye Boys State, after a series of interviews, selected four young men (Sam McManus, Matthew Barry, Coby Hamilton, and Jefferey Schlueter) to represent Williamsburg High School and American Legion Post #288 at the 80th annual Buckeye Boys State. 1,200 of the best seniors from around the state gather for [ Read More ]

Come sing with the Forest-Aires!

Have you ever enjoyed hearing The Forest-Aires Women’s Chorus sing? Do you enjoy singing and dancing? If so, join us and share our love of music and dance. Membership enrollment is open in September and again in January. Fifty-three years of outstanding vocal performances at Christmas and at the spring ENCORE! show have made The [ Read More ]

Williamsburg Schools announce changes

After multiple years of financial losses in their food service operations, the Williamsburg School Board held a special meeting on July 29 aimed at resolving the issue. As a result of the meeting, the board approved a partial reduction in force for nine cafeteria employees, therefore reducing the number of weekly hours for those employees [ Read More ]

Meijer Eastgate partners with MercyWorks

MercyWorks Food Pantry is again partnering with Meijer Eastgate to receive donation cards purchased at the Eastgate Meijer now through Sept. 24. These donations will allow the MercyWorks food pantry to feed the hungry in the Eastgate area and Clermont County. Donations can be made at the Meijer Eastgate store checkouts by purchasing Meijer Simply [ Read More ]

Milford back to school on Aug. 24

The first day of school for the Milford Exempted Village School District is Wednesday, Aug. 24. Starting the week of Aug. 15, each school in the district will be hosting open houses and schedule pick-up days. Milford High School will hold its schedule pick-up on Monday, Aug. 15, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and [ Read More ]


  • Clear
    Clear
    74°F
    real feel: 86°F
    humidity: 100%
    wind speed: 0 m/s N
     
  • E.C. Nurre Funeral Homes
  • Holman GMC
  • Health Source of Ohio