The parish community of St. Bernadette Catholic Church in Amelia is getting closer to a long-awaited goal. Construction on a new, 9,400-square-foot church, which began in March of this year, will soon be completed. A dedication ceremony will be held Nov. 22.
When Vickie Hale hosted a tea party for her mother’s birthday, she had no idea that it would become a new business venture. Vickie and John Hale are members of the Historical Society and realized that the Ross Gowdy House Museum would be a great place to host the tea parties.
An Amelia police officer was recognized during the Amelia Village Council meeting Monday, Sept. 21 for his actions in response to an emergency situation involving a resident. Police Officer Shane Olson was presented a plaque by Amelia Police Chief Jeff Sucher for an incident which took place Aug. 31.
Seasonal flu shots are available at many locations in the area. The Clermont County General Health District will offer them at a drive-thru clinic from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m Saturday, Sept. 19 at the Clermont County Fairgrounds.
The Bethel Lions Club is sponsoring a free concert in the Burke Park Pavillion at 7 p.m. Sept. 26 featuring the Kinner Express band. Bring lawn chairs and come out and enjoy the evening in the park.
The Union Township Board of Trustees will present its last concert of the season at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19 at the amphitheater with the Clermont Philharmonic Orchestra offering the sounds of South of The Border.
Two area men died instantly in a single-vehicle crash on state Route 232 Thursday, Sept. 11. The 1994 Dodge truck, driven by James Koehler, 23, of New Richmond, was headed west on state Route 232 just outside Bethel at approximately at 9:17 p.m.
Union Township officials held a public hearing for a zoning case during their business meeting Tuesday, Sept. 8. Zoning director Cory Wright presented information to the board about the redevelopment proposal for the Shell Oil station located at 4832 Elick Lane.
On March 21, 1859 the first congregation of Moscow Church of Christ was formed and dedicated themselves to each other and to the Lord and became known as the Church of Christ in Moscow.
Clermont County officials welcomed Joseph Jeffcott home from active duty in Iraq Wednesday, Sept. 9 during the weekly meeting of the Clermont County Commissioners. Jeffcott, a United States Naval Reserve Gunner’s Mate 1st Class, returned from a 10-month deployment at the end of July.