Mike Almond of Batavia High School was chosen as the May Student of the Month by the Batavia Rotary Club. “Mike is truly an outstanding young man and student,” said Felicia Grooms, Batavia High School Guidance Counselor. “His dedication has been shown in many ways, including his diligence in working on perfect attendance for his [ Read More ]
Several representatives of the Clermont County Fair Board attended the Ohio Fair Managers Association Spring Meeting March 25 in Washington Courthouse. From left are Kathy Burroughs, Virgil Burroughs, Jerry Bridges, Bea Faul, Greg Simpson, Alan Motto, Carl Schoellman, and Jan Schoellman.
The newest addition to Arcadia Publishing’s popular Images of America series is Batavia and Williamsburg by local author Linda Smith-Walker. This pictorial history boasts more than 200 vintage images, providing readers with a unique opportunity to reconnect with the history that helped shape their community. Just a few miles from Cincinnati’s eastern suburbs are the [ Read More ]
Christian Faith Fellowship is a new, but growing non-denominational church that meets in Owensville. The church’s pastor is Ron Slater, who has been in the ministry for nearly 30 years. Slater describes Christian Faith Fellowship as a Bible-based church. “We’re very big on scripture, and we’re very big on Jesus,” Pastor Slater said. “Those are [ Read More ]
The community of Bethel will hold a joint National Day of Prayer gathering at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 3 at the Bethel United Methodist Church. The event is being organized by the Bethel Ministerial Association. Prayers will be offered for the major concerns of our families, community, churches and nation. Bob Proud, a Clermont County [ Read More ]
Louiso Lawn Care and Landscaping, the area’s leader in landscape design, installation and maintenance for many years, has recently expanded its services with the opening of a feed and seed store. The grand opening of Louiso Feed and Seed, located at 1223 Old State Route 74 in Union Township was held December of 2011. And [ Read More ]
Jacob Decker, a 2010 graduate of Batavia High School, recently joined the U.S. Marine Corps. Decker is the sone of Brian and Holly Decker. He will be leaving for Parris Island in April.
‘A Harmonious Home’ will be presented by Friendship Lutheran Church from 6:30 – 8 p.m. Thursday, April 19. This event, to be presented by Melanie Recchia, is for any parent or caregiver with questions or who wants to discuss problems or questions, faith, and everything involved with being a caregiver for children of all ages. [ Read More ]
On Saturday, March 24, more than 175 people “made the scene” at Clermont Senior Services’ 50s & 60s Rock & Roll dance. DJ Danny Earls from WGRR-FM (103.5) provided great music, Golden Rule Catering provided great food, and St. Bernadette Church provided a great venue. The crazy, but not quite regrettable pictures taken in the [ Read More ]
On a March Saturday when elementary age students were flocking outside to take advantage of a perfect spring day, 51 students from the New Richmond Exempted Village School District gathered at Locust Corner Elementary for the Math 24 Challenge District Tournament. “We had 60 students sign up this year (up from 54 last year), and [ Read More ]