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Husted announces national partnership to increase voter registration

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted announced on June 14 a partnership with the Electronic Registration Information Center ahead of the 2016 Presidential Election. The state’s participation in ERIC will get more Ohioans registered to vote and further improve the voter rolls by tapping into new sources of data to check for any duplicate registrations [ Read More ]

Rexroat receives Fulbright Award

Brooks Rexroat of Marshall University has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program grant to Russia in Creative Writing from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Rexroat will be researching and lecturing at Petrozavodsk State University as part of a project to explore the use of creative writing workshops [ Read More ]

Local community offers donations following historic church’s damages

New Richmond’s First Baptist Church has weathered some storms in its day. The church was founded in February of 1819, only five years after the village of New Richmond (but nearly ten before that village and the neighboring Susanna were consolidated). The building, still located on Western Avenue, is made up of several sections, the [ Read More ]

Mercy Health mobile mammography vans visit your neighborhood in July

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 ]

Indiana State University releases dean’s list

Indiana State University has announced its dean’s list for the spring semester of 2016. To be eligible for the list, students must maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale. The following Clermont County students made the dean’s list: Kylie Sumner, of Batavia and Sarah Geiger and Gaelen Stejbach, [ Read More ]

The Freedom film series presents rising voices

The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, in partnership with The Language Conservancy and the Greater Cincinnati & Northern Kentucky Film Commission, announced Rising Voices as the next film in the Freedom Film Series. The screening of the documentary is Saturday, July 9 at 1 p.m. in the Harriet Tubman Theater. Following the screening, guests are [ Read More ]

4th Annual Milford Street Eats Festival to deliver more choices and top entertainment

Drawing food truck fans from across the region, the Milford Miami Township Chamber of Commerce plans to expand the fourth annual “Milford Street Eats” festival venue to twenty-four of the tri-state’s most popular mobile food vendors. Presented by Lykins Energy Solutions, food and beverage trucks will line up with live entertainment Saturday, Aug. 6, from [ Read More ]

Clermont Summer Crisis Program

Clermont Community Services Inc. will accept applications for the Summer Crisis Program starting July 1 and running through Aug. 31. Income eligible households with a member who has a medical illness that is documented by a physician, PA or registered nurse stating the client would benefit from continued electric service or who has a member [ Read More ]

Local students earn educational grants

The Southern Ohio Agricultural & Community Development Foundation Board of Trustees met recently at the Endeavour Center at OSU South Centers in Piketon, Ohio to recognize the recipients of the 2016-2017 Educational Excellence Competitive Grant. The Educational Excellence Grant is a one time grant of up to $7,500 towards tuition, on campus housing, lab fees [ Read More ]

Local teacher wins Distinguished Educator Award

Battelle for Kids recently recognized Albin Waldbillig, a teacher from Bethel-Tate Local School District, as a distinguished educator for his tremendous impact on his students, colleagues, and community. Albin was among 44 teachers from across Ohio to receive the 2016 Celebrate Teaching Distinguished Educator Award as a representative of excellence in the teaching profession. The [ Read More ]

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