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New Richmond Family Dollar set to expand

By Megan Alley Sun staff The New Richmond Family Dollar is moving into a bigger store. The new store, which is currently under construction on a formerly vacant lot at 1048 Old State Route 52, will be 8,300 square feet; it’s set to open in March 2017, according to Randy Guiler, vice president of investor [ Read More ]

County vote tallying is secure, and bipartisan

By Megan Alley Sun staff Among recent rhetoric about “voter fraud,” state and local officials are ensuring residents that the voting process in Ohio is secure. “In Ohio, we take pride in being a place where it is both easy to vote and hard to cheat,” Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted said in a press [ Read More ]

The Yoga Nest opens in Milford

By Megan Alley Sun staff The City of Milford has a new yoga studio. Co-owners Karen Johns and Layla Gilman Reed opened The Yoga Nest, located above 20 Brix at 101 Main St., in early September. “Things have been awesome,” Johns said. The studio specializes in providing yoga that’s practical and applicable for everybody, according [ Read More ]

Swing appeals, argues potential errors in case

By Kelly Cantwell Editor Former Miami Township Sgt. John Swing filed an appeal to the Twelfth Appellate District on Oct. 13. Swing, of Milford, was sentenced to 30 days in jail and three years of community control in a hearing on Oct. 6. In addition, he has been labeled as a Tier 1 sex offender. [ Read More ]

Ohio Representative District 66 candidates respond to questions

The Clermont Sun sent a list of five questions to both candidates running for the Ohio House of Representatives District 66 in the upcoming election on Nov. 8. Doug Green 1. Tell me a little bit about yourself. My name is Doug Green. My wife, Norma (Sizemore) Green, and I are residents of Mt. Orab [ Read More ]

Commissioners proclaim ‘Domestic Violence Awareness Month’

The Clermont County Board of Commissioners issued a proclamation designating October 2016 as “Domestic Violence Awareness Month.” The presentation was made at their meeting on Oct. 19, 2016.

New Richmond superintendent makes plea for testing reform

By Megan Alley Sun staff New Richmond Exempted Village School District Superintendent Adam Bird has put forth a call to action for local community members to stand with him in asking state education officials to revise testing requirements and other regulations placed on students and teachers. Bird penned a 10-point email to Sen. Joe Uecker [ Read More ]

School spotlight: Dinner honors Goshen High alumni

By Megan Alley Sun staff Goshen Local School District held its annual senior citizens dinner on Oct. 18. The event, now in its 16th year, pays tribute to senior citizens in the Goshen area, including alumni and retired staff. “I still want you to feel like you’re connected to us because you’re an important part [ Read More ]

CNE Board of Education adopts strategic plan

By Kelly Cantwell Editor Clermont Northeastern Local School District is taking a new direction this school year, after Superintendent Michael Brandt created a strategic plan. When Brandt started his new position in August 2015, the district did not have a strategic plan. The board of education asked Brandt to create one within a year. They [ Read More ]

Wilson Brothers Building sold

By Kelly Cantwell Editor The Wilson Brothers Building was sold in an auction on Oct. 8. Joel T. Wilson, one of the Wilson brothers, died on June 21. The Clermont County Auditor lists the owner as Wilson N Laverne, who purchased it from Joel T. Wilson and N Laverne on July 5. Prior to that, [ Read More ]


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