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Open burning precautions urged during spring wildfire season

Ohioans are advised to be aware of the state’s outdoor burning regulations and take necessary precautions if they are planning to burn debris this spring, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). “Most wildfires in Ohio are caused by people that are simply careless when burning trash and other debris,” said Robert Boyles, [ Read More ]

Great American Ball Park to receive updated signage

Great American Ball Park will be getting three new signs for the 2015 Cincinnati Reds baseball season, replacing those located over the main gates on Crosley Terrace, the sign on top of the scoreboard and the sign on the southwest corner of the ballpark. The new signs will be paid for by Great American Insurance [ Read More ]

Postseason has been unkind to Clermont County teams

By Chris Chaney ­Sun staff The 2014-15 basketball season has ended for all but one of Clermont County’s 10 high school boys basketball team just one week into the postseason. Eight of the 10 schools locally lost their first Southwest Ohio High School sectional tournament games last week with just Milford and New Richmond advancing [ Read More ]

Seven area schools to participate in Reds Futures HS Showcase

The fourth annual Skyline Chili Reds Futures High School Showcase will feature 70 high school baseball teams from Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky playing games from March 28 to April 24. Opening Day for the Showcase includes five games at the P&G Cincinnati MLB Urban Youth Academy in Roselawn on Saturday, March 28, which is [ Read More ]

Flight Night features Johnny Bench

The Milford Athletic Boosters Club is proud to present the Fifth Annual Milford “Flight Night” dinner on Thursday, March 12 at the Oasis Golf & Convention Center in Loveland. The event runs from 6:00 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Tickets are available now in the Milford High School Athletic Office. This year, the Milford Athletic Boosters are proud [ Read More ]

Former Batavia, Bethel-Tate head coach Sizer takes over at WBHS

By Wade Linville Sun Group Newspapers It’s official. The Western Brown Board of Education has approved Don Sizer as the high school’s head football coach. The school board approved Sizer as the new head coach during its Feb. 23 meeting, the decision coming around a month after former head coach Evan Dreyer’s resignation to pursue [ Read More ]

4 teams, 10 others advance to districts

By Chris Chaney Sun staff A strong showing across three divisions of Southwest Ohio High School sectional tournaments on Feb. 28 resulted in four Clermont County teams and 10 more individuals qualifying for this week’s district tournament. Glen Este, New Richmond, Bethel-Tate and Williamsburg all qualified through their respective sectionals as a team, while wrestlers [ Read More ]

Goshen’s Shafer heads to state, Division I sectionals wrap up

By Chris Chaney Sun staff Goshen’s Hanna Schafer is headed to Wayne Webb’s Columbus Bowl on Thursday to roll in the Division II Ohio State Bowling Tournament, a feat that her local counterparts in Division I are hoping to duplicate later this week. Schafer and the Lady Warriors are the only Clermont County bowling team [ Read More ]

Felicity-Franklin wins second straight sectional championship

By Chris Chaney Sun staff For the second year in a row, the Felicity-Franklin Lady Cardinals are the last Clermont County team alive in the Girls Ohio High School State Basketball Tournament, winning the school’s second sectional title in as many seasons on Saturday, Feb. 28. “When I started, I think we won two games [ Read More ]

BT’s McQueary takes fourth at state

By Chris Chaney Sun staff Persevering through a myriad of setbacks and obstacles, loneliness on the pool deck as a one-member team and early-morning wake up calls, Bethel-Tate’s Gracyn McQueary got an exceptional return on a season-long investment on Friday, Feb. 27 at the Division II Ohio High School State Swimming Championships. As the sophomore [ Read More ]

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