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Kentucky native finds passion in farming

8 days ago | | | Email

GEORGETOWN — Tammy Montgomery isn’t your average farmer.Most farmers come from established backgrounds, with farming running in their family for generation after generation. But Montgomery had a different career path that led her to farming.Three years ago, Montgomery traded a comfortable job working in an air-conditioned building for the back-breaking labor involved in maintaining her two-acre farm on Free Soil Road. From there, she took her surplus crop to the Georgetown Farmer’s Market, where she’s become somewhat of a local treasure. It took her time to get settled, but now in her third year of farming, she seems to have solved the puzzle.

 

Community dinner planned in Sardinia

Sardinia United Methodist Church will host the next monthly Community Dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6. Bring your classic cars and motorcycles for a cruise-in to be held at the same time. The church is located 105 S. Main Street, behind US Bank, in Sardinia.

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Shinkles Ridge Union Chapel to hold homecoming

Shinkles Ridge Union Chapel announces their annual homecoming.Homecoming services will be 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 7. Dinner will follow at 12:30 p.m.Music will be provided by Kinner Express and Chassity Wear.All are invited to attend.

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Uecker to speak at GOP meeting

The Brown County Republican Club will meet 7:30 p.m. Thursday Aug. 28. The meeting will be held at Southern Hills Career and Technical Center, located on Hamer Road.The guest speaker for the meeting will be State Senator Joe Uecker.All are welcome to attend.

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Wilson Sroufe VFW to hold car show in Mt. Orab

Wilson Sroufe VFW Post 9772, of Mount Orab, will hold its first Car Show on Sunday, Sept. 7, at the Mount Orab Park. Registration will begin 9 a.m., judging starts 12:30pm and awards will be presented at 4 p.m. Top 20 trophies, Best Ford, GM, Chrysler, Rat Rod and Foreign Tuner and Military will be presented as well a Veterans Favorite Trophy. The entry fee for participants is $10. There will also be door prizes, split the pot, vendors and a DJ playing music.The post appreciates th...

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Sardinia UMW rummage sale is Sept. 5-6

Sardinia United Methodist Women invite everyone to attend their annual rummage sale to be held at the SUM church annex starting 9 a.m., Friday, Sept. 5 and Saturday, Sept. 6.Many items including school clothing will be available. All items in the rummage sale are “sold” by donation only, pay as much as you can or as little as you need.Proceeds benefit the Agape Christian Emergency Fund and local community food pantry.

7 days ago | | | Email

TANF Summer Program has another successful summer

Youth returning to high school for the 2014 – 2015 school year had their last day of employment Friday, August 8, 2014. The summer ended with an Enrichment Retreat at Logan’s Gap in Ripley, Ohio where youth enjoyed lunch, games and a guest speaker.Through the TANF Summer Youth Employment Program residents of Adams and Brown counties who are between the ages of 16 and 24 years of age may qualify for a work experience that will help them earn a paycheck, gain useful knowl...

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AAA7 meeting is Monday, Aug. 25

The Area Agency on Aging District 7 Board of Trustees Meeting will be held Monday, August 25 at the Friends Center in Portsmouth. For more information about time or other details, call 1-800-582-7277.

13 days ago | | | Email

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Sheltons celebrate 60th

Ashby and Eileen Shelton, of Ripley, will celebrate...

2 months 7 days ago | | | Email

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Houser birth announced

Brendan and Lacey Houser, of Bethel, announce the birth...

1 months 11 days ago | | | Email

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