Sister Marjean Clement (formerly Sister Mary James) died peacefully at Mt. Notre Dame Health Center on October 17, 2017 at the age of 88. Beloved member of the Ursulines of Brown County for 70 years. Preceded in death by her parents, Frank and May Louiso Clement, and her siblings, Donald, Dell, and Frank Clement, Dona […]
By Wayne Gates – The Brown County Veteran’s Services office has a new home. The office is now located at 474 Home Street in Georgetown. “The old building was not ADA (Americans With Disabilities Act) compliant and we found some new office space at a cheaper rate,” said Director Ralph Fox. “The board decided […]
By Mia Johnson – Georgetown FFA had an amazing year at the 2017 Brown County Fair! There were numerous projects that members submitted, including animals, small and large welding, metalworking, woodworking, and crops. Most of these projects were located in the Neal Building along with the Georgetown FFA and Georgetown Jr. High displays. The […]
This pair of bald eagles were seen on Smoky Row Rd in Scott Twp on October 18th. Photo courtesy of Connie Hanselman.
The Brown County Health & Wellness Foundation is planning its Annual Celebration of Lights for Friday evening, December 1, at 6 p.m. at the Brown County Fairgrounds in Georgetown. The Celebration of Lights has been held for several years. This is the third year the Foundation has held the event at the Brown County Fairgrounds.
Eight people were indicted by a Brown County Grand Jury on Oct. 19 on a variety of offenses. Timothy Maynard, 22 of Mt. Orab, was charged with Aggravated Trafficking in Drugs and Aggravated Possession of Drugs, both second degree felonies. The drug named in the indictment was Methamphetamine. Adam Phillips, 30 of Georgetown, was charged […]
Carlos Lee “Carl” Beck, age 73 of Georgetown, Ohio died Wednesday, September 27,2017 at Hospice of Cincinnati East in Anderson Township, Ohio. He was an Interim Pastor of St. John Lutheran Church in Franklin Furnace, Ohio, a 1961 graduate of Taylor County High School, Kentucky. Carl married Pamela C. Conrad on December 9, 1966 he […]
By Wade Linville – The Georgetown High School boys and girls cross country teams are headed to the Division III Regional Championship Meet at Troy after both teams placed among the top four in the district meet at Voice of America Park in West Chester on Oct. 21. Only the top four teams and […]
By Wade Linville – The Eastern Warriors were en route to the Pickerington Division II Regional Cross Country Championship Meet on Oct. 28 after placing among the top nine teams in the Southeast District Division III Championship Meet at the University of Rio Grande on Oct. 21. Only the top nine teams and the […]
By Wade Linville – A successful 2017 volleyball campaign has reached an end for the Fayetteville-Perry Lady Rockets. It was a season in which the Lady Rockets lose nine of their first 11 matches during the first half of the season, but turned things around to win eight of their final 11 matches to […]