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Ohio Professional Cup in hand, Batavia BPA qualifies to Nationals

The Batavia High School Chapter of Business Professionals of America (BPA) received the Ohio Professional Cup at the 2015 State Leadership Conference. The Ohio Cup is awarded based on a chapter’s commitment to service learning and community service. Ohio Department of Education officials and retired state advisors review each chapter’s activities and select one chapter [ Read More ]

Cincinnati-Eastside Rotary announces Students of the Month

Cincinnati-Eastside Rotary recognized Megan Bastin and Zachary Jeschke from Glen Este High School as March Students of the Month. The students were honored for their outstanding academic achievement, leadership and active community service. Megan Bastin is a member of the National Honor Society and serves as editor of Key Club and secretary of Student Council. [ Read More ]

Colonial Dames hold luncheon

The Ralph Dayton Chapter, Colonial Dames XVII Century, held their March meeting with a luncheon at the Manor House Restaurant, Springdale, Ohio. Two daughters of the Taliaferro Chapter, NSDAR, members of Colonial Dames, were in attendance. Colonial Dames members honor the hardships and heroism of those who sought spiritual and economic freedom in the wilderness [ Read More ]

McElfresh is WC Award Recipient

Batavia resident Samantha P. McElfresh of Southcross Drive, is the recipient of a $5,000 Recognition Award to attend Wilmington College. She plans to major in athletic training. She will graduate in 2015 from Batavia High School where her main activities and honors include: varsity basketball (four-year each: 1st Team All-League, 1st Team All-District), surpassed 1,000 [ Read More ]

Schmidt graduates from basic combat training

Army Pvt. Cameron W. Schmidt 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. He also was tested in physical fitness and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet [ Read More ]

Milford native serves with Navy Strike Fighter Squadron VFA-122

A 2003 Glen Este graduate and Milford, Ohio native is currently serving with the U.S. Navy’s Strike Fighter Squadron 122, also known as the “Flying Eagles”, stationed at Naval Air Station Lemoore. Petty Officer 2nd Class Chris Taylor is an aviation electronics technician with the squadron, which the Navy designates as VFA-122, and works with [ Read More ]

Batavia Rotary hosts Easter egg hunt

Batavia Rotary will host their annual Easter Egg hunt on Saturday, March 28 at the Batavia Township Community Center, 1535 Clough Pike, Batavia. The hunt begins at 10 a.m. Age groups range from 1 to 9 years. Parents are encouraged to bring their cameras, as the Easter Bunny will be in attendance. Scoop from Sweet [ Read More ]

NREVSD begins kindergarten registration April 6

The New Richmond Exempted Village School District will begin registering students for kindergarten for the 2015-2016 School year starting April 6 and running through July 31 at the Central Office, 212 Market Street, Third Floor, in New Richmond. Hours for registration will be from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday during the registration [ Read More ]

OhioMeansJobs/Clermont to hold job fair March 30

OhioMeansJobs/Clermont, 756 Old State Route 74, will hold a job fair for staffing firms from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. March 30. Participating agencies include Adecco, Aerotek, Belflex Staffing, Express Employment Professionals, Labor Ready, Prolink Staff, Send Out Staff, Staffmark, The Job Store, and Total Staffing Solutions. The agencies will interview for more than a hundred positions, [ Read More ]

$200 grants for rain gardens available

If you are planning some new landscaping this spring, you may want to consider a rain garden, which can be an attractive feature that also helps manage stormwater runoff. The Clermont Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is once again offering 10 grants of $200 each to property owners who are interested in creating a [ Read More ]

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