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On patrol with Sergeant Sellers

“There’s no such thing as a typical day when you’re in law enforcement,” said Clermont County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant Jeff Sellars. The 17-year veteran of the force is one of 35 deputies assigned to work 12 hour shifts patrolling Clermont County roadways. “One minute there’s a crash, then you could be called to serve a warrant, take part in a drug bust, or check an overloaded truck, like I’m about to do.” […]

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Cholkas named outstanding art teacher

Amy Cholkas’ first impulse was to decline the nomination when informed that she was nominated for he Southwest Ohio Art Association’s Outstanding Art Teacher awards for 2010. As a regional director of the Association, Cholkas was used to honoring other people for the association’s prestigious award, and felt awkward when told that her time had come to be honored. […]

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Rotary recognizes student

Two high school students, one each from Batavia High School and Clermont Northeastern High School (CNE) are honored at the first meeting of each month during the school year. These students live their lives in a manner that exemplifies the Rotary motto of “Service Above Self”. Victor Glasgo was honored as the club’s Clermont Northeastern High School “Student of the Month” for October 2010. […]

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Wallace honored with Call to Service Award

Barbara Wallace, director of UC Clermont College’s College Success Program, has been honored with the President’s Call to Service Award. The national recognition acknowledges a minimum of 4,000 hours of volunteer service-both personally and professionally. Humbled by the award, Wallace insists on deferring the credit, saying she’s tremendously gratified to have worked behind the scenes on a variety of projects through the years. […]

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UC Clermont wins awards

Clermont College’s newsletter, Connection, has been awarded a gold medal in the National Council for Marketing & Public Relations (NCMPR) District 3 Medallion Awards competition. Additionally, a brochure highlighting UC Clermont’s arts program received a silver medal in the same contest. Winners were announced at NCPMR’s District 3 Conference in Indianapolis earlier this month. […]

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Amelia High School Business Professionals hold officer induction

Amelia High School Business Professionals of America held an officer induction ceremony Oct. 7. The 2009-2010 chapter officers are Katie Morgan-President, Katie Whitaker-Vice President, Kenzie Mullins-Secretary, Justin Smedley-Treasurer, Shelby Engle-Historian, Virginia Henderson-Parliamentarian, and Ashley Houston-Reporter, Connor Morrow-Sergeant at Arms, Samantha Calloway and Kayla Welch-Junior Representatives and Eddie Trumble and Haley Julifs are Sophomore Representatives. […]