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Citizen Fire Academy to be held

Central Joint Fire and Emergency Management Services is currently inviting anyone who lives or works in Batavia or Batavia Township to join its first Citizen Fire Academy. The Academy, which begins April 12 and will last 10 weeks, will hold class every Wednesday night from 6 to 9 p.m. There will be one Saturday class from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Forum targets predatory lenders, brokers

A forum held by the Clermont County Affordable Housing Coalition and the Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnati drew officials from around the region to learn about the latest efforts by the organizations to combat

Man killed in unprovoked attack, murder charge pending

An unexplained assault in the parking lot of a Clermont County restaurant led to the death of a Clinton County man. According to a press release from the Miami Township Police Department, Robert McClees, 51, died after receiving a single punch to the head as he walked into Pete

Milford to become a member of the

Milford City Manager Loretta Rokey announced at city council

Township to make request for roadways

Members of the Batavia Township Board of Trustees are hoping to reap the benefit of the recent tax increment financing deal they cut with the county through the construction of some roadways within the township.

Picture Perfect

Three Batavia Elementary School students are enjoying a little fame after their individual masterpieces were judged top fare by the Ohio Art Education Association. Currently, the three projects are on display in Columbus where they are a part of the annual Youth Art Month exhibit. The three students, Leah Neff, Elizabeth McRoy and Eric Saylers, each turned in impressive work, said teacher Elissa Luther.

Attempt by four to rob store ends in quick arrest

An elaborate if ill-conceived robbery at Dave

Courts credit video with easing juror fears

While perhaps a bit shy of a Hollywood production, several local actors-for-a-day who participated in the filming of a jury training video for the Clermont County Court of Common Pleas gathered March 9 for a cast party and viewing of the new release.

Crime statistics examined in township

The Batavia Township Trustees, who have been discussing the possibility of hiring a second full-time sheriff

Protecting Innocence

On May 2, the levy that supports services for abused and neglected children will be placed on the ballot for renewal. According to McCartney, the levy has been an ongoing measure approved by Clermont County voters for about 20 years.

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