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Winners of 2015 Poetry Contest

The Brown County Public Library in Mt. Orab and Brown County Writers Group would like to congratulate the winners of our 2015 poetry contest. A reading of the winning poems were followed by Poetry and More, an open mike event, on April 30th at the Mt. Orab Library. Free poetry booklets featuring the winners and [ Read More ]

Libraries to receive new color copiers for the public to use

All 10 Clermont County Public Libraries now have fax/scanners and new color copiers for the public to use. The Amelia, Bethel, Goshen, Milford-Miami Township and Union Township libraries already have the fax/scanners. Each have received a new color copier. The Batavia, Felicity, New Richmond, Owensville and Williamsburg branches now have the fax/scanners for the first [ Read More ]

Batavia Post investigating eight vehicle injury crash

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating an eight vehicle crash that occurred on May 8, 2015 at 6:17 p.m. on State Route 125 near milepost 10 in the Township of Monroe, Clermont County, Ohio. Preliminary investigation revealed that Ryan Matthew Coffey, age 26, of Bethel was operating a 1993 Ford Ranger westbound on [ Read More ]

Women’s Thursday mornings out

On Thursday mornings women of all ages share their hearts and lives at the Miami Valley Chris-tian Academy in Newtown for a time of fellowship, inspiration, and encouragement. Outpost Ministry will be meeting Thursday mornings at 9:30-11:30am on June 11, 18, 25 and July 9,16 and 23rd. Outpost is inspiring speakers and uplifting singers, with [ Read More ]

Batter up! Swing in to donate blood for Reds Week at Hoxworth

It’s time for Tri-State donors to step up to the plate and donate during Hoxworth Blood Center’s annual Reds Week. The Cincinnati baseball team has partnered with Hoxworth to help save lives in the community starting Monday, June 22 through Saturday, June 27. Each donor will receive two Reds tickets for an upcoming game and [ Read More ]

SR 28 to close for bridge work

Bridge work will require a full closure of State Route 28 beginning Monday, June 1. SR 28 will be closed just west of SR 132 for 75 days. The detour for westbound SR 28 traffic is right on Dick Flynn Boulevard to left on Main Street (old SR 28) to SR 28. Eastbound SR 28 [ Read More ]

Mercy Health seeking veterans for Job Fair

Mercy Health, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, is seeking veterans to fill a wide variety of new and open roles throughout Mercy Health locations in Ohio and Kentucky when it participates in the RecruitMilitary Job Fair The job fair runs from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., on Thursday, May [ Read More ]

WHS students shown effects of drunk driving

On Friday, May 1st at Williamsburg High School a demonstration of the effects of distracted/drunk driving was conducted. Williamsburg Township emergency services along with Williamsburg police department provided this free event for Williamsburg High School students and faculty. Williamsburg’s prom was Saturday May 2nd. The hope was that this will be a fresh reminder of [ Read More ]

New Richmond recognized as Tree City for 12th time

New Richmond was recognized as a Tree City USA on April 17, 2015 at the Southwest Ohio awards ceremony hosted by the City of Wyoming and their Urban Forestry Beautification Commission. This is the 12th time our community has been honored with this nationally recognized award. The awards were presented to the Tree City USA [ Read More ]

Grant Career Center SkillsUSA state champions

The 2015 SkillsUSA Ohio State Championships gathered nearly three-thousand members and advisors from career training programs throughout Ohio, including 32 members of the Grant Career Center SkillsUSA Chapter. The 63nd Annual Skills Championship was held at the Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, April 14 and 15, 2015. The Ohio SkillsUSA Championships consist of 90 career [ Read More ]


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