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New Richmond Riverdays offers 3 days loaded with fun

Riverdays – New Richmond on the Ohio is set for this coming weekend and should prove to be better than ever! Fun starts on Friday, August 14 from 6 p.m. to 12 midnight, then on Saturday, August 15 it begins with a Veterans Parade at 12 noon and goes to midnight, then wraps up on [ Read More ]

Local superintendent wins statewide award

Dr. Lisa Tuttle-Huff, Superintendent at Grant Career Center was given the Image Award by the Ohio Association for Career Adult Technical Education (ACTE) at the annual Connections to Education professional development conference at the Hilton at Easton last Monday. Ohio ACTE presents the Image Award to an individual whose efforts positively reflect on Career Technical [ Read More ]

‘Romeo and Juliet’ performed by Shakespeare in the Park 2015

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is presenting “Romeo and Juliet” at Miami Township’s Community Park on Sunday, August 9, 7 p.m., as part of its 2015 FREE Shakespeare in the Park Tour. Set in modern day with new costumes and scenic designs, “Romeo” will feature a super hero costume ball for the Capulets party where Juliet meets [ Read More ]

Old West Festival organizers announce sign-ups for street cast

Old West Festival organizers will host a final street cast sign-up for the 2015 Old West Festival on Saturday, August 15 from 10 a.m. to noon. Auditions will take place at the Old West Festival grounds, located at 1449 Greenbush Cobb Rd between Mt. Orab and Williamsburg, Ohio. Organizers are seeking all ages, both male [ Read More ]

USDA asks people to check trees for the Asian Longhorned Beetle

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) announces August is Tree Check Month and urges people to check trees for signs of the invasive Asian longhorned beetle (ALB). August is a time of peak emergence for the beetle and is most likely when the adult beetle can be seen [ Read More ]

Schedule your mammogram today

Mercy Health – Cincinnati’s Mobile Mammography program, 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 help increase the chance of detecting breast cancer early. [ Read More ]

Local students among 544 Denison University graduates

Local students were among the 544 graduates awarded diplomas at Denison University’s 174th commencement ceremony, which was held Saturday, May 16. Graduates include: Kaycie Amanda Yeager. Yeager earned a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in biology and a major in psychology. A consistent dean’s list student, she was a recipient of the Denison [ Read More ]

Garden club is holding mum sale

The Williamsburg Garden Club will hold their annual mum sales on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. beginning Friday, August 21st through Saturday, September 12th (September 11th and 12th only if supplies last) at the corner of St. Rt. 32 and McKeever Road. The mums, in eight inch pots, will be $4.50 [ Read More ]

Williamsburg student selected for state program

Isaac Gilbert was selected to represent Williamsburg High School and American Legion Post #288 at the 2015 Buckeye Boys State. The Buckeye Boys State is the largest in the nation with approximately 1,200 young men attending each summer. This experience is one that promotes citizenship by allowing the participates to campaign for and serve in [ Read More ]

Benefit for Diabetes set for August 22

The 4th annual Boar’s Head Bait & Carryout Benefit will be held on Saturday, August 22, 2015. The theme this year is ‘Benefit for Diabetes’ and is cosponsored by The Boar’s Head Bait & Carryout and Furniture Fair. At the event there will be food, games, raffles, split the pot, live bands and much more! [ Read More ]


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