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Costa graduates from basic training

Army Pfc. Jacob R. Costa has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Benning, Ga. During the nine-week training period, the trainee received instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, rifle marksmanship and bayonet training, chemical warfare, field training and tactical exercises, armed and unarmed combat, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness and first aid. He [ Read More ]

Grant Career Center Cosmetologists excel in local SkillsUSA competition

The Grant Career Center Cosmetology students recently participated in a local SkillsUSA contest to earn spots on the team competing at regional competition in late February. The students were competing for the opportunity to represent Grant in the SkillsUSA Cosmetology contest where they will showcase their skills in haircutting and styling. The junior students were [ Read More ]

Clermont County Historial Society

CCHS FEBRUARY MEETING The Clermont County Historical Society will meet  Saturday February 28,@ 12:30 PM in room S143, Clermont College, 4200 Clermont Drive, Batavia. The featured speaker will be John Stadtmiller of Laurel Barn Quilts. John will discus the history of quilts and the Barn Quilt Trails that have been assembled in Ohio. Should Clermont [ Read More ]

Talbert House celebrates 50th anniversary

Talbert House, the largest employer in the social service industry sector in Southwest Ohio, is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2015. In honor of this occasion, the agency’s 50th anniversary logo- created by LPK, a Cincinnati-based international design agency- is being introduced today. The theme Lighting the Way has been chosen to guide the agency’s [ Read More ]

New Richmond announces HOF

A former coach who delivered league titles in two sports, a three-sport star who excelled in the classroom, a former school board member who set a standard for volunteering and a pitcher who pitched a no-hitter for the school’s first district baseball title make up the 2015 class of the New Richmond Lions Sports Hall [ Read More ]

Girl Scout cookies now on sale

It’s that time again for Girl Scout Cookies, and this year a new cookie will be offered called “Rah-Rah Raisin” cookies, and according to Cynthia Rhodes, the community engagement manager of Brown County Girl Scout of Western Ohio, the new line is great. “Cookies went on sale on January 9,” Rhodes said, “and booth sales [ Read More ]

Williamsburg First Presbyterian Church makes a big holiday delivery

Each Autumn, the Deacons of the Williamsburg First Presbyterian Church choose a deserving organization for the entire church to remember during the holiday season. For the 2014 holidays, the organization supported by the members of the church was the Ohio Veterans Home in Georgetown. During the latter part of November and into the middle of [ Read More ]

F.O.E. #2289 to hold a membership drive

The Fraternal Order of Eagles #2289, 267 Foundry Ave, Batavia Ohio, would like to invite you join an organization that never stops caring, by participating in the Membership Drive going on now through March 31st. Men, $25; women, $15. Please call the Fraternal Eagles at 513-732-9035. Information about what it means to be an Eagle [ Read More ]

Grant Career Center engineering design instructor receives Ohio Strong Award

The engineering department recently had a surprise visit from Frank Kohstall, a regional representative of Treasurer of Ohio, Josh Mandel’s Office. He was out and about during Manufacturing Awareness Month presenting the Ohio Strong Award to people who were promoting manufacturing careers and building a stronger Ohio workforce. Mandel created the Ohio Strong Award “to [ Read More ]

6 high school teams advance in Clermont County district Mock Trial Competition

High school mock trial teams from Reading, Georgetown, Walnut Hills, Turpin, North Adams, and Lockland have advanced from the local district mock trial competition to the regional mock trial competition that will be held in various locations around the state, including Batavia, on Feb. 20. Clermont County hosted one of 25 district competitions on Jan. [ Read More ]

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