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Weis Named OSBA Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year

At the recent Ohio School Board Association Southwest Regional Meeting, Grant Career Center science instructor, Nancy Weis, was recognized as the Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year! Mrs. Weis was nominated by Pam McKinney because she brings the classroom to life with great projects, experiments and applications to the real world. “There are scavenger hunts [ Read More ]

April 15 deadline set for Environmental Education scholarship applications

Ohio EPA invites scholarship applications by April 15, 2015, from students in environmental science, environmental engineering and related majors at Ohio colleges and universities. Up to $2,500 is available for students entering their final year in four- and five-year programs. Up to $1,250 is available to second year students in two-year degree programs. Students in [ Read More ]

Invasive beetles threaten Ohio’s hardwood forests

Monday, March 30th U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) – a senior member of the Senate Agriculture Committee – announced the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) and the Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) plan to control the Asian Longhorned Beetle (ALB) infestation in Clermont County. “Clermont County’s residents [ Read More ]

Phil Cross will put on concert at Bible Baptist Church in Mt. Orab on April 12

One of today’s most anointed Christian music artists and highly regarded composer, singer and speaker will be in concert at Bible Baptist Church, Mt. Orab, Ohio on Sunday evening, April 12th, at 6:30 pm. Phil began using his God-given musical talents as a teenager and has been writing songs since 1983. Brought up in a [ Read More ]

Patriot’s Day Ceremony to be held at Williamsburg Twp. Cemetery

The Cincinnati Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution and Williamsburg Township Officials are announcing that at 2:00 p.m. on April 19, Patriot’s Day, they are hosting a Grave Marking Ceremony for James Kain and a Memorial Dedication for eleven Revolutionary War Soldiers who were buried in Williamsburg Township Cemetery. The Ohio Society of [ Read More ]

Batavia Rotary Club recognizes students

Taylor Newcomb and Rachel Ward were recognized as Batavia Rotary Students of the Month for February. Both students are hard working, caring in relation to their school and community, and seem to structure their lives with the Rotary motto “Service above Self.” Newcomb attends Batavia High School (BHS) where she takes advanced placement/honors classes and [ Read More ]

Clermont Recovery Center receives national award

Clermont Recovery Center (CRC) provides the nation’s highest level of customer satisfaction in the provision of drug and alcohol services, according to Mental Health Corporation of America (MHCA). The announcement came at the MHCA 2015 Winter Conference in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on February 25. Clermont Recovery Center, a division of Greater Cincinnati Behavioral Health Services [ Read More ]

Supt. Bird warns against state budget cuts

New Richmond Exempted Village School District Supt. Adam Bird testified March 19 before the Ohio House Finance Subcommittee on Primary and Secondary Education against House Bill 64 and proposed cuts in the 2016-2017 Biennium Budget that would result in what he described as a “Perfect Storm” for New Richmond Schools and the Grant Career and [ Read More ]

David Ward wins NSDAR’s good citizenship contest

The Taliaferro Chapter NSDAR, Georgetown, held their March meeting this past Saturday, March 14, in the Historic Presbyterian Church, S. Main Street, Georgetown. Diana J. Schwartz, Regent, presiding. The meeting was a luncheon held at noon, to honor David Ward, senior, in the Georgetown High School and winner of the chapter’s Good Citizenship Contest. David [ Read More ]

Mammography vans visit your neighborhood in April

Schedule your annual mammogram today! It’s easy with Mercy Health – Cincinnati’s Mobile Mammography program, which has three mobile units offering you screening mammograms in 15 minutes at locations convenient to your home or workplace. Since January 2013, Mercy Health Mobile Mammography’s newest mobile unit has offered 3D imaging known as breast tomosynthesis that can [ Read More ]

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