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Clermont Farm Bureau awards two scholarships

Clermont County Farm Bureau has awarded two $1,000 scholarships. The recipients are are Serena Spaulding and Emma Uible. Spaulding a 2014 Felicity Franklin High School graduate, is the daughter of Gilbert and Tiffany Spaulding of Felicity. Spaulding will attend the University of Cincinnati (Blue Ash campus) this fall, majoring in Veterinary Technology. Her future plans [ Read More ]

Open house to be held at new career center facility

Grant Career Center has announced the opening of the Animal Science Facility that will house two new programs for the upcoming 2014-2015 school year. The addition of Equine Science and Veterinary Science programs to our existing programs will offer students outstanding opportunities in our agricultural community. The Animal Science Facility has been built on the [ Read More ]

Theater group in Batavia draws unexpected talent

Although he didn’t audition and never expected to take the stage again, John Randazzo, of Summerside, has the unique opportunity to act alongside his daughter in Batavia Theatre Project’s inaugural season. John dropped his daughter, Anna, off at the first read-through and, because all roles had not yet been cast, was asked to stay and [ Read More ]

Tree dedicated to trustee and life-long resident

The Pierce Township Greenspace Committee planted and dedicated a pin oak tree to former trustee Christopher Knoop at the Pierce Township Administration office. Knoop was a Pierce Township Trustee for eight years, served on the township zoning commission, developed Locust Hill and Locust Run, and started the Township Greenspace Committee, whose mission is to preserve [ Read More ]

Rules govern disposal of trees inside ALB quarantine area

The Ohio Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service are reminding property owners within the Asian Longhorned Beetle quarantined areas of Clermont County of their options for disposal of tree material. The quarantined areas include Tate Township, East Fork State Park and portions of Monroe, Stonelick and [ Read More ]

Festival of Hope benefit to be held at the fairgrounds

“Festival of Hope” Benefit for Hospice of Hope of Ohio Valley will be held Saturday, Aug. 2 at the Clermont County Fairgrounds. A quarter auction, silent auction, and used book sale will be held from 2 – 5 p.m. Dinner will be from 4 – 6 p.m. The dinner will cost $10 and the menu [ Read More ]

Student takes first place at national dance competition

Madison Neth, an incoming 7th grader at the School for Creative and Performing Arts had an impressive run with her musical theater solo routine, entitled “Thatta Way,” winning first place overall at the Kids Artistic Revue (KAR) National dance competition which took place in June 2014 in Toledo. She was also awarded the Title “Miss [ Read More ]

Local students receive Miami University degrees

Miami University awarded degrees to students during spring commencement exercises Saturday, May 17, 2014, in Yager Stadium. Students with more than one listing have earned additional degrees or honors. Jennifer Werring of Williamsburg; Krista Warren of New Richmond; Krista Warren of New Richmond; Jayson Vincent of Cincinnati; Bethany Turner of Batavia; Chelsea Stegman of Batavia; [ Read More ]

Free car show to be held

The Williams Corner Church of God will be holding the 6th Annual Car Show at the ‘Corner on Saturday, July 26. Admission is free and there is no registration fee. Registration is from 9 – 11 a.m., with awards at 1:30 p.m. Trophies for Best of Show and Pastors Choice, Top 20 Awards, Show and [ Read More ]

Concert to be held in Union Twp

The Union Township Board of Trustees proudly presents Eastfork Junction at 8 p.m. Saturday, July 26, at the Civic Center Amphitheatre. This bluegrass band formed in Cincinnati in 2004. The band’s four members have a rich, diverse heritage of bluegrass backgrounds, and take pride in being professionals who promise to give you an entertaining show [ Read More ]

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