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National Library Week is April 10-16

Libraries Transform is the theme for this year’s National Library Week April 10-16. Since 1958, this event has been a time to celebrate the contributions of libraries. It’s also a time to increase awareness that libraries are about more than just books in today’s modern world. The Clermont County Public Library now offers charging stations [ Read More ]

Fatal traffic crash

The Batavia Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a one vehicle fatal traffic crash. The crash occurred on March 15, 2016, at approximately 9:03 p.m. on US 50 near mile post 3, Miami Township. A 1994 Chevrolet S-10, operated by Randell E. Marsh, age 51, of Cold Springs, Kentucky was traveling [ Read More ]

Vendors announced for Super Service Saturday

Craft vendors will be featured at Super Service Saturday on April 9, with such offerings as candles, pet items, jellies, plants, jewelry, travel, farm products, origami, outdoor items, vintage toys, health and beauty products, goats’ milk and soaps, and more. The free annual event at the Live Oaks Career Campus on Buckwheat Road in Milford [ Read More ]

Ready to Read Festival is April 9

The third annual Ready to Read Festival at the Clermont County Public Library is April 9. Help your child get ready to read. Bring the whole family to take a walk around the pretend neighborhood and enjoy stations that have fun activities for reading, talking, writing, playing and singing. Enjoy a storytime, have your face [ Read More ]

Students participate in Engineering Demo Days

On Feb. 24 the Intro to Engineering class from McNicholas High School participated in Engineering Demo Days at the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. AFIT is the Air Force’s graduate school of engineering and management as well as its institution for technical professional continuing education. As a part of [ Read More ]

Sheriff’s Office hosts active shooter training

The Clermont County Sheriff’s Office hosted an ALICE Training Institute, Active Shooter Response Training Instructor Course on Aug. 5-6, 2015 for local school administrators, teachers and law enforcement professionals. This 2-day instructor training course is designed to teach proactive survival strategies in violent intruder or active shooter situations. This course provided training that is intended [ Read More ]

Annual Legion banquet successful

According to Ron Hartman, the Annual Legion Birthday/Awards Banquet March 19 was the biggest and grandest yet. Hartman is president of the Stuart G. Luginbuhl American Legion Post 72 in Mt. Carmel. Each year, the post celebrates its anniversary by presenting community awards, but never has the bounty been so generous and appreciated. “We gave [ Read More ]

2016 Tri-County R.O.W. announced

The Soil and Water Conservation Districts of Brown, Adams and Highland counties are excited to present the second year of “Tri-County R.O.W.” – Real Outdoor Women. This is a series of evening events that will take place the third Thursday of April, June, July and September. Each program will introduce participants to a new outdoor [ Read More ]

Portman introduces two bills to sanction Iran

Senator Rob Portman (R-Ohio) joined Republican colleagues in introducing two pieces of legislation to the United States Senate on March 17 to impose sanctions on the Iranian regime. “Iran’s support for terrorism, its flagrant abuses of religious liberty and human rights, and its dangerous and provocative ballistic missile tests demand a response.” Senator Portman said. [ Read More ]

State Route 131 detour

The replacement of five culverts requires closing State Route 131 beginning next week. SR 131 will be closed between SR 133 and U.S. 50 as follows: • April 11 (Monday) beginning at 7 a.m. through 3:30 p.m. Friday, April 15 • April 18 (Monday) beginning at 7 a.m. through 3:30 p.m. Friday, April 22 • [ Read More ]

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