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Airport runway extension proposed Sporty’s owner pitches plan for economic developoment Sun staff

Founder and Chairman of Sporty’s Market Hal Shevers says Clermont County needs more high paying blue collar jobs, and he has a plan to bring them here. Shevers has been the fixed base operator for the Clermont County Airport since 1986 and is the founder of the world’s largest supplier of general aviation products. He has suggested the Clermont County Commissioners consider extending the runway at the airport in an effort to draw more business aircraft to the county. “With the folding of CVG that’s going on now this airport is more important than ever,” Shevers said. “If we don’t have a place for these corporate guys to land we won’t see the high paying blue collar jobs in the county like we used to.” The Clermont County Airport runway is currently 3,706 feet long. Shevers said extending the runway to about 4,500 feet would make it a more attractive airport for high ranking business executives. Clermont County Board of Commissioners President Ed Humphrey said a runway extension is not something the Commissioners have discussed recently. “There are a lot of tradeoffs to consider,” Humphrey said. “I would have concerns about the noise and its impact on

the surrounding residents but the economic development aspects Hal has mentioned and the possibility of bringing in larger aircraft is certainly a positive. I’m sure it would improve his business.” Shevers and Sporty’s Senior Vice President Bill Anderson said they would be more than happy to continue the airport as it is. “If they decide not to lengthen it right now we’re happy, and if they decide to lengthen the runway to bring in jobs, we’re happy,” Shevers said. According to the National Business Aviation Association businesses use private aircraft for quick access to their facilities to increase employee productivity, expand markets, secure a competitive advantage, induce operational efficiency, offset company expenses by avoiding the use of commercial airlines and subsequently overnight stays, and to improve risk management. “When you go out in a plane you always make one or two other stops,” Shevers said. “Let’s say a CEO visits a plant manager in Owensville in the morning, meets with a plant manager in Murfreesboro, Tenn. for lunch, and flies to a trade association dinner in L.A., that’s where planes pay off.” Shevers said it is important for CEOs and high ranking managers to have quick and easy access to their employees See Runway, Page 3

All other services to remain in Goshen BY BRETT ROLLER Sun staff

The Clermont County airport runway is currently 3,706 feet long. Fixed Base Operator for the airport Hal Shevers is proposing extending the runway by about 800 feet at the top of the picture in an effort to spur the development of high paying blue collar jobs.

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Clermont Northeastern is looking to use its 60 acres of woods to bring some needed funds into the district. The CNE Board of Education authorized Superintendent Neil Leist to investigate the process of selling some of the timber on the district campus. “We’re asking Neil to gather information and reach out to see what the pros and cons are,” Board Vice President Patty Spencer said. “Right now I think we don’t have

enough data to make a decision.” Spencer said the Board would not approve a plan that damaged the integrity of the property. Leist said based on his experience from his days on his Pike County family farm the district has many trees that are desirable, however at current market prices walnut and white oak are the only trees he and district treasurer Brian Switzer are recommending the board consider. “There are maybe 50 trees total if it’s appropriate and Brian and I think we should be

able to sell them for six figures,” Leist said. The board asked Leist to develop a plan for harvesting the trees which would include appraisals for the timber. Leist said he would need to discuss the issue with other organizations that also used the woods, such as a Miami University summer research program and the FFA. Board member Danny Ilhardt emphasized the fact that no trees will be cut until the board approves a detailed plan for the harvest. Leist asked the board for its input on separate cost saving measure at the meeting. He asked the board for permission to discontinue providing cell phones for district admin-

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istrators when CNE’s current contract expired Jan. 31. Leist said the district has provided cell phones for a number of years and eliminating the phones would save the district $6,000 annually. Board member Mike Freeman said the decision was up to Leist. “It’s not in our policy to pay for them and we don’t mandate that they have them,” Freeman said. “You make the decision and we’ll stand with it.” Board President Jayne Mummert recommended that Leist keep a list of administrator’s personal cell phone numbers if he needed to contact them.

Mother charged after death of 3-year-old STAFF REPORT A woman arrested on an outstanding warrant for theft is facing a much more serious charges of child endangerment. Erin Pappas, 30, of Goshen awoke the morning of Thursday, Jan. 27 to find her 3-year-old daughter not breathing. Brooklyn Upton was pronounced dead after Pappas made a frantic 911 call. Clermont County Prosecutor Don White said Upton appears to have died sometime in the night, likely early Thursday morning. He said Pappas was charged with

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child endangerment based on the conditions of the home. No charges have been filed related to Upton’s death, how- Pappas ever White said charges are possible pending the outcome of a full autopsy to determine the cause of death. “She’s been charged with felony child endangerment but it has nothing to do with the death,” White said. See Charged, Page 3

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The Goshen Post Office is losing its carriers as part of a larger cost saving effort by the United States Postal Service. The post office will continue to operate its post office boxes and customers will be able to purchase stamps, send packages, and use the retail portion of the office as they normally would. But the carriers based out of the Goshen Post Office will now be based out of the Milford Post Office 5.5 miles down state Route 28. “The transition should be seamless to customers,” United States Post Office spokesman David Walton said. “Customers may get their mail just a little later in the day.” Customers who are not able to receive packages at their home will still be able to pick them up at the Goshen Post Office. Walton said the change is one of a number of efforts the postal service is taking to cut costs. “As many people know last year we operated at an $8.5 billion loss,” Walton said. “We’re projected to lose $6 billion this year.” Walton said computerized automated mail sorting has cut back on the number of See Mail, Page 3

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February 6 1858: Jesse Grant, the fourth and the last child of Ulysses S. and Julia Dent Grant, is born. 1896: The month, gold was discovered near Owensville. February 7 1950: The last basketball game is played in the old Owensville High School gym, a 39-32 loss to Bethel. 1957: Eloise Ellis of Amelia becomes the first woman newspaper editor (“The Clermont Courier”) in county history. February 8 1788: A survey is made on the site of the future village of South Milford. 1841: Phoebe Dimmitt, wife of Batavia’s first settler, Ezekiel Dimmitt, dies in Batavia. 1917: The first Bethel High School girl’s basketball win is

1922: Amelia fund-raising campaign begins for the Southside Baseball Park (south end of Kline Avenue). 1967: A large Unidentified Flying Object (UFO) is viewed along Happy Hollow Road, near Milford. February 12 1800: Joshua Lambert moves just south of Williamsburg. He was a musician for the British Army at the Siege of Yorktown, Va. (1781). 1960: The last basketball game is played in the old Goshen High School gym, a 6924 win over Williamsburg. This information was taken from “The Clermont County, Ohio, Bicentennial Book of Days” written in the year 2000 by Clermont County Historian Richard Crawford.

reported, 33-3 over Owensville, at the Bethel Knights of Pythias Hall (NW corner of Charity and Plane streets). February 9 1820: Thomas Q. Ashburn is born in New Richmond. 1824: Mary Eulalie Fee, famous Clermont County poetess, born. 1839: U.S. Senator Thomas Morris of Bethel delivers his last speech. February 10 1842: Batavia is incorporated. 1910: Amelia State Bank is organized. 1911: Funding approved for new Armory in Batavia ($200,000). February 11 1869: Charles C. Kearns is born in Tonica, Ill. He becomes a U. S. Congressman (1913-31).

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Continued from page 1 to boost moral and oversee quality control. “The CEO is the driving force of the company,” Shevers said. “They have to perpetually be there communicating.” Batavia Township administrator Rex Parsons said over the years several companies have located in the township because of quick access to the airport. “I think it’s a bigger asset than we probably realize, but I can’t tell if it is always a deciding factor,” Parsons said. Clermont County Commissioner and Batavia Township resident Archie Wilson said extending the

runway is not something he has personally considered. “I know Lunken gets loaded with jets but our airport has not been a key factor to bringing people here that I know of,” Wilson said. “Hal’s been a good neighbor over the years. It might be something worth looking at.” Mt. Orab Mayor Bruce Lunsford has spent the last 30 years pushing for economic development in his village, and executives he has met with generally fly out of Lunken Field. “We have had the question (of airport access) come up in the past,” Lunsford said. “We tell them to go to Lunken, but of course they have to get through Eastgate first. It definitely wouldn’t hurt to have a

Death: Mother held Continued from page 1 Pappas also has a 12-year-old child. White declined to comment on the possibility of Pappas having prior contact with Clermont County Child Protective Services. Pappas was taken into custody on Thursday on a warrant for theft issued two days before. White said a Miami Township McDonald's

Mail Continued from page 1 employees needed to sort the mail and allowed the postal service to move sorting to a more centralized location. "Processing is so much more automated now that the system will even separate out the deliveries by carrier," Walton said. The move will allow the post office to cut back on supervisors and other overhead costs. All carriers should be operating out of the Milford office by the end of the month. "We're moving the carriers to Milford by the end of March," Walton said. "We began about a week or two ago." Goshen is the only post office in the county that is expected to see any changes.

employee approached his office to press charges against Pappas, a former employee of the McDonald's, for theft of less than $500. Pappas is currently being held on $500,000 bond in the Clermont County Jail. She pleaded not guilty to the theft charge on Friday, Jan. 28. Pappas was convicted of theft in Miami Township in 2003, and possession of drug paraphernalia in 2000. She was convicted of operating a vehicle under the influence in 2003 and 2009, and in 2010 was convicted of driving under suspension.

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FELICITY AREA - 3br, 2ba house, kitchen, dining room, living room, large yard, C/A, outbuilding, $650/mo, $650/dep., Section 8 okay, NO PETS. 513-876-3662 or 374-0505. LARGE 3BR house in Williamsburg, $525/mo., $250/dep. 513-910-6419.

NEW RICHMOND, 1br 307 - MOBILE HOMES apartment, age 62 & over, FOR RENT rent subsidized, secure 3BR, 2BA, 1-acre lot, building, utilities included. 513-553-1620. storage shed, no pets, TTY 800-750-0750. EHO good credit, $500/mo. plus deposit. NOW RENTING Ha- 937-444-3701. mant Villa Apartments, Mt. Orab, mature living, 4BR MOBILE HOME 1-story, W/D hookup, call on 2 acres w/access to a stocked pond, for move-in special. fish 513-724-2841 or $650/mo. 513-967-6856. BATAVIA: 2BR, 513-313-8262. 308 - OFFICE/BUSINESS $525/MO., $300 deposit, THOMASTON SPACE FOR RENT quiet family friendly, new MEADOWS carpet, central a/c, eat-in 12,000 SQ. ft. Wareequipped kitchen, laun- Section 8 Senior Housing house/Fabrication Shop in Amelia, Ohio 45102. dry, balcony. Off-street with two 5 ton bridge Accepting applications parking. 513-561-4014. cranes and office space for waiting list for 1br for rent/lease. Located wheel-chair accessible BETHEL 2BR, right off of 32 in Batavia unit. All units are 1br EQUIPPED kitchen, no with plenty of parking w/shower only. steps. NO PETS! Availand room for large delivCommunity Room able immediately. eries. $2,000/mo. plus Laundry Facility 513-300-6021, utilities. Call Call 513-752-1588 for 513-724-6017, 513-300-4453. more information or stop 513-307-4079. in at: 2,500 SQ. ft. Office for EASTGATE - 1 & 2br, 1460 Thomaston Dr. rent/lease. Located right $99.00 Deposit. Pool, Amelia, OH. off of 32 in Batavia and heat, water, small pets in Equal Housing only 15 minutes from selected apartments, Opportunity 275. Private drive with 513-528-1540/ plenty of parking. 513-314-9230 WILLIAMSBURG: dawnmanagement.com Large 1 & 2br apartment $1,000/mo. plus utilities. available w/laundry facili- Call 513-300-4453. EXCEPTIONAL ties, off street parking. No 4,000 SQ. ft. Commercial WINTER pets! Call for more infor- space for lease on Main SPECIAL mation. 513-474-1367. St. in Williamsburg. Has Efficiency & 1 bedroom and restrooms in Nice Quiet Area 303 - HOUSES FOR RENT kitchen basement area. Has been Lots of Storage 2BR NEWLY remod- previously used as a Energy Efficient eled, fenced-in yard, FeDon’t Miss This Deal $$$ licity, $650/mo. plus de- church. Would be good for office space also. 513-724-3951 posit. 513-734-2279. $2,000/mo. call FELICITY 513-616-8851. 2BR, APPLIANCES, GARRISON PLACE washer/dryer furnished, FOR RENT: Office or SENIOR garage, storage area, Retail space on US 68, APARTMENTS fenced yard, clean, Wil- Mt. Orab village, nice 62 & OVER liamsburg School District, off-street parking, terrific Rent Subsidized $765/mo. plus deposit. visibility, $550/mo. Call Free Utilities 513-724-7394. 513-284-4868. Secure Bldg. On-site laundry 3BR DOUBLEWIDE, UPTOWN BUILDING, Pets allowed 2-full baths. New furnace. prime location, 2000sq. 513-876-3590 Felicity Schools, ft., great for retail or ofTTY 800-750-0750 space. Call $600/mo. plus deposit. fice 937-205-1678 for details. 937-444-3006, 513-315-3890.

NOW HIRING: Companies desperately need employees to assemble products at home. No selling, any hours. $500 weekly potential. Info. 1-985-646-1700 DEPT. LYTLE TRACE Senior OH-7268 Apartments. 62 & over, rent subsidized, secure building, free utilities, UPSCALE ANDERSON on-site laundry, pets alTownship law office lowed. Call seeks experienced per- 513-724-3358. TTY sonal injury Paralegal, 800-750-0750. full-time, 3yrs. minimum experience, degree a plus, must have proficient office skills. Send confidential resume & salary re- MILFORD, NEAR 275, quirements to: now leasing spacious 2br Attn: Personnel apartments & town E-mail: homes. Ask about spedmoore@moorelaw.com cials. 513-576-9232.

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AFTON AREA - 2br house, public water & sewer, all appliances, rent $550. Call 513-641-6682. COUNTRY SETTING in Fayetteville/Blanchester area. 3br, 1ba ranch, covered front porch, no pets, $725/mo. plus deposit. 513-875-4094. EASTGATE - 3br, 3ba. ranch, 3yrs. old, immaculate condition. Lease/option. $1250/mo. plus deposit, references. 513-266-7462. LEASE-OPTION TO purchase. Lake Waynoka, 3br, 2ba, all amenities. Please call 513-502-0441.

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WANTING TO lease/rent farm land for soy beans, corn and hay. Please call Bob 937-515-7567.

400 - HOUSES FOR SALE FARM WITH nice 1.5 story older home w/basement, 3 car detached garage, barns & 20 rolling acres with large rock lined creek and woods, great for hunting or farming, more or less acreage available, Bethel New Hope Rd., 1 mi. from Clermont County line, Western Brown but close enough for Bethel. Asking $215,000 513-734-6349 or 937-444-6925 Dan (May also sell for less with fewer acres)

403 - MOBILE HOMES FOR SALE 1985 FAIRMONT 14x56 2br, 1ba in Lakeshore Estates. C/A, double roof, porch, awning, shed, appliances, $5000.00. 513-374-0846. 2007 DOUBLEWIDE, 3br, 2ba, spacious living room, large country kitchen, utility room, all appliances stay. Located in East Fork Crossing, Batavia. Can be relocated or remain on rental lot. No owner financing or rental available. 937-515-1408. 3BR, 2BA mobile home, 16x80, possible lease/rent to own, Mt. Orab area. Call 513-833-3061.

405 - LOTS & ACREAGE BEAUTIFUL 50ACRES W/large rock lined creek & woods, great for hunting or farming. More or less acreage available. Bethel New Hope Rd. 1-mile from Clermont County line, Western Brown but close enough for Bethel.

Asking $199,500 Dan 513-734-6349 or 937-444-6925 (Smaller parcels also available)

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506 - CLEANING BE DIVINE WITH SPARKLE & SHINE HOUSE CLEANING SERVICE! I am pleased to announce that Sparkle & Shine is welcoming new customers in the Clermont County area for house & business cleaning needs! We offer a variety of cleaning package deals to meet your financial budget & a flexible schedule too. Holidays will soon be here & everyone needs that extra helping hand to make their house sparkle & shine before guests arrive! Call today to schedule your free consultation to find the right deal for you & ask for Dee! 513-923-7875 PROFESSIONAL HOUSEKEEPING Residential/Commercial Honest, reliable, great low rates, we serve all areas. GREAT SPECIALS, DON’T WAIT! 513-824-9104 RESIDENTIAL CLEANING or just needing some spring cleaning, great rates, and even better references. Call for a quote, or for more information. 513-255-4342.

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611 - WANTED TO BUY CASH PAID TODAY Looking for furniture - antiques - gold silver - tools - game systems - sports - records coins - more! “Almost Anything” 937-378-1819 513-348-5870 INDIAN ARTIFACTS, old indian beadwork, Navajo rugs, antique knives, swords, old guns and estates. One call, buys it all 937-695-0755 evenings.

SALES/MARKETING AGENT NEEDED Responsibilities: The Clermont Sun Publishing Company is seeking a sales/marketing representative to sell current web-based advertising and marketing solutions to business customers. Must be very creative and enthusiastic about web-based technology. Candidate would be responsible for creating own leads. Web design, graphic design, or copy editing skills welcome, but not necessary. People skills and positive attitude are required.

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MARK WANTS running, wrecked, dead cars and trucks. Now paying $150 - $400/cash for complete vehicles. FREE TOW! 937-446-3021 or 513-739-0774

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BEAUTIFUL WHITE Maggie Sottero wedding gown, size 8, never worn, $800 OBO

1995 BLAZER SL, 4x4, V6, 4dr., 114K, good tires, runs good, auto, AC, $3000 OBO. 1998 Mustang, RWD, V6, rear spoiler, door decal, wide track tires, 96K, auto, Also, 2dr., AC, remote start, Chapel length veil $3700 OBO. 1999 Canever worn, maro SS, 5.7, convertible, $75 OBO wide track, ram air, AC, For more information auto, monsoon stereo, call: 6CD player, garage kept, 937-515-2692 27,500/miles, $16,000 9am-9pm, FORD PARTS, motors, OBO. transmission. For sale, 937-377-2955. lumber from 1830’s home, oak, all parts. 1999 OLDSMOBILE 937-289-1040. Bravado, loaded, 4x4, KILN PORCELAIN low miles, leather, all doll molds, doll dresses, power, tow package, new wigs, eyes. parts/tires, excellent condition. $4900.00. 513-825-5460. 937-515-4424.

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901 - SALES BOOK DONATIONS NEEDED FOR MILFORD LIBRARY BOOK FAIRS Also CDs, DVDs, LPs and educational items. Please bring items to the library on Route 131 or call 248-0700 for pickup of large quantities. Please help. Our book fairs support the library.

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Pee Wee Boys and Girls Basketball Tournaments First Annual Lady Cats Basketball Spring Classic Double Elimination Pee Wee Tournament for boys and girls has three divisions for third and fourth graders, fifth graders, and sixth graders. The cost is $50 per team over two weekends March 18-20 and March 25-27. Trophies will be awarded to the top two teams of boys and girls in each division. The tournament will take place at White Oak High School in Highland County. If interested, call Mike Cooper (937) 403-7603. Wresting, Track and Field, Baseball, and Softball focus of Ohio High School Board of Directors Meeting At the most recent meeting of the Ohio High School Athletic Association’s (OHSAA) Board of Directors several items of interest pertaining

to Clermont County schools were discussed. The first-ever dual team state wrestling tournament will begin during the 201213 season. It will be conducted in a seeded, regional format (similar to football) and will conclude the week prior to the sectional round of the individual state tournament. The dual team state tournament will be a one-day event consisting of quarterfinals, semifinals, and finals. The track and field coaches association withdrew its proposal to add the triple jump (hop, skip, and jump) to the list of events to be contested at the state tournament. The board approved a proposal on how runners qualify from the semifinals to the finals at the OHSAA regional and state tournaments. The change stipulates that the first two placers in both semifinal heats will qualify to the finals, plus the next four fastest times, overall, regardless of heat. The top two placers in both semifinals and the next five fastest times will advance to the finals at the state meet. Beginning in 2012, practices and games may begin the Saturday prior to the previously announced Monday start date. In 2012 practice may start March 3 instead of March 5 and

games may begin March 24 instead of March 26. Pitchers and catchers may still begin practice on Feb. 20, 2012. The junior high committee has completed a brochure that addresses such issues as eligibility, non-interscholastic participation, and recruiting. Cherry Grove Lanes Winter Season Bowling Activities Cherry Grove Lanes, 4005 Hopper Hill Rd., is having several ongoing and upcoming activities. Rock-N-Bowl is Friday and Saturday nights, 11:30 p.m. - 2 a.m., at $15 per person (minimum four people per lane). The cost is $10 per person per week with three games per night and the shoe rental is included. The Thursday Late Three-Man Handicap League will take place at 9:30 p.m., at a cost of $15 per person. Teams are needed for the following leagues: Monday Merchants (fiveman), Tuesday Mix (four people), Tuesday FiveLady, Thursday Merchants (five-women), Friday Mac (five-men), and Sunday Mixed Couples. The 13th Annual NinePin No-Tap Super Bowl Singles Tournament will be Feb. 6 with the shift time 1 p. m. The cost to bowl is

Eastgate Lanes Winter Bowling Activities Eastgate Lanes, 1362 state Route 28, Goshen, is having a Be A Kid With Your Kid league competi-

tion. Taking place at 10:30 a. m., each Saturday, there will be two games of bowling for each two-person team. All necessary equipment and record keeping will be provided. First place pin trophies will be awarded at the end of the season and bowling for bumper bowling teams will also be available. The cost is $11.95 per Saturday per team. If interested, or for more information, call (513) 5752828. Milford Baseball Training Milford is the site of a baseball training program for players in grades one12 until Feb. 27. For more information, call (866) 622-4487 or go to www.USBaseballAcademy .com. Gymnastics Central of Batavia Offering Classes Gymnastics Central, 299 Haskell Lane, Batavia, has announced the classes it is offering. Pre-School Gymnastics (2, 3, and 4 years of age). Gymnastics: Level 1 (5 and 6 and 7-10). Level 2 (5 and 6 and 7-10). Level 3 (no age indicated). Tumbling and Trampoline: Level 1 (5 and 6, 7-11, and 10-up). Level 2 (7-12 and 10-up). Level 3, Level 4, and Advanced (no age indicated).

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The school year sessions: Session 3 (Feb. 26). Session 4 (Feb. 28 - Apr. 30, 2011). Session 5 (May 2 - June 25, 2011). For more information, call (513) 947-0540. St. Bernadette Softball Leagues Preparing for Next Year Sign-ups are taking place for men’s and mixed couple’s softball leagues to be played on the St. Bernadette fields in Amelia. For more information, call (513) 515-4498. Ohio South Youth Soccer Association Workshop and Tournaments The United States Youth Soccer Workshop will take place in Louisville, Ky., Feb. 24-26. You may register online on the U. S. Youth Soccer website at www.usyouthsoccer.org. The United States Soccer Foundation Grant Application is ongoing. To learn about different grant types visit www.ussoccerfoundation.org. Following are Ohio State Youth Soccer Association Sanctioned Tournaments: Cincinnati Soccer Alliance Invitational (Nov. 13 & 14, 2011, www.cincinnatisocceralliance.com), and Blast FC College Showcase 2010 (Nov. 27 & 28, 2011, www.soccerincollege.com).

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❑❑❑ The next meeting of the Bethel-Tate Tea Party is set for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 8 at the Bethel-Tate Middle School. Speakers will be Jeff Hardin, State School Board Representative, Mark Rose, Bethel-Tate School Board, and Ken Morrison, Superintendent of Grant Career Center. They will provide information on the role each entity has in school governance, its authority, funding sources, and how citizens can become involved. The meeting is open to the public. Contact Kathy Freudenberger at (513) 734-1855 for more information.

❑❑❑ The Batavia Fraternal Order of Eagles 2289 Ladies Monthly Breakfast will be held Feb. 6. Serving: Eggs any way, bacon, sausage, biscuits and gravy, hash browns, pancakes, toast, coffee and juice. For more information and carry out call (513) 732-9035

❑❑❑ The Annual Conservation Tree, Shrub, and Groundcover Sale will be held from 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Saturday, April 16. Pickup will be at the Clermont County Fairgrounds. Sponsored by Clermont Soil & Water Conservation District; prepaid orders only. Download order form at clermontswcd.org. More information TBA. For updates,

❑❑❑ Dates have been se for the 2011 Clean and Green events. The Clean and Green Spring Litter Pickup will be held from 9 a.m. - noon Saturday, April 16. The Ohio River Sweep will be held from 9 a.m. - noon Saturday, June 18.

please visit our website at clermontswcd.org.RiverSweep 2011, Saturday April 30, 2011. More information TBA. For updates, please visit our website at clermontswcd.org. ❑❑❑ On Thursday evening, Feb. 10 the Catholic Rural Life Conference of the St. Martin Deanery will hold its regular meeting. Please note that we are now meeting on the second Thursday of the even months. The meetings are open to anyone who shares our goals of bringing a Christian perspective to life in rural areas, preserving our rural heritage and working to promote dialogue between rural and urban leaders. The meeting will be held at St. Mary’s church hall in Arnheim at 7 p.m. For directions or more information, call Pat Hornschemeier at (937) 378-4769 (day) or (937) 3784560 (evening). ❑❑❑ Divorce Hurts. We can help. Divorce Care & Divorce Care for Kids - Support group for adults

and children ages 5 – 12 meeting weekly at The Edge , 3235 Omni Drive, Cinn., 45245. For more info. contact Tari DePoy at (513) 734-1368. Group meets Sunday evenings, 5 - 6:30 from Jan. 9 - April 10. Sponsored by Eastgate Community Church, (513) 843-7778. ❑❑❑ The East Fork Wood Carvers meet from 6 - 9 p.m. the second and fourth Monday of every month at the Union Township Civic Center. New members, and anyone interested in learning how to carve, are welcome to attend. For more information call John Dotson at (513) 7531389. ❑❑❑ The Clermont County Stamp Club meets twice each month at SEM Laurel Recreation Center, 203 Mound Street in Milford, on the first Tuesday of each month for an informal meeting and the third Wednesday for a formal meeting. For more information call (513) 752-3817.

Church and its doors are open to anyone who wants a hot meal. Those who are elderly, young, unemployed, underemployed, in need of a hot meal or just in need of fellowship are invited to attend. The church is located 402 West Plane Street, in Bethel.

❑❑❑ The Commodore 64 and 128 are still alive and kicking! They’re even using PC’s as slaves to increase their storage capacity, can be expanded to 16 megs and made to operate 20 times faster than their original speed. E-mail cbmusers@yahoo.com. For more information call Roger Hoyer at 248-0025.

❑❑❑ A general support group offering a safe place to share your experiences coping with mental illness meets every Wednesday from 12:30 - 2 p.m. at Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 4312 Amelia Olive Branch Road, Batavia. For more information call (513) 732-5418.

❑❑❑ The Clermont County Chess Club meets at 7:30 p.m. every Tuesday at the Withamsville Church of Christ, located at 846 Ohio Pike. All are welcome. Visit the club’s website at www.clermontchess.com. For more information write clermontchess@yahoo.com or call Bill Pursel at (513) 4775708.

❑❑❑ The Disabled American Veterans Clermont County Chapter 63 and its auxiliary will hold monthly meetings on the second Monday of the month. Meetings are held 7 p.m. at the American Legion Post 237, located just off old state Route 32 on Memory Lane in Batavia. All disabled veterans are invited to attend the meetings.

❑❑❑ Everyone is invited to a free meal 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. each Saturday at the Kitchen of Hope. The Kitchen of Hope is located at Bethel United Methodist

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