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Kentucky native finds passion in farming

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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.

 

Brown County Tea party to meet

The Brown County Tea Party will hold a regular meeting 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Mt. Orab Public Library, located 613 South High Street, in Mt. Orab.The Tea Party stands for limited government, fiscal responsibility, and free enterprise.For more information, call 937-444-3673.Everyone is welcome.

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Educational Service Center to meet

The regular meeting of the Governing Board of the Brown County Educational Service Center will be held 9:30 a.m.Thursday, Sept. 18, in the offices of the board to consider any business which may be necessary.

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Mount-Up Motorcycle Ministry changes event

For the past eight years, the Mount-Up Motorcycle Ministry of the Georgetown Church of Christ has hosted an annual “Burgers, Blessings and Bikes” event for all community bikers and friends. Due to changes in the ministry, the “BBB” will not be offered this year. However, Mount-Up ministry has joined forces with another group within the church and invites all bikers to a “Cruise-In” starting 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, in the Georgetown Church of Christ parki...

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Annual library book sale scheduled for Saturday

The Friends of the Russellville Library will hold its annual Book and Bargain Sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, behind the library. Browse hundreds of books, videos, books on cassette, and children’s books. Sales are by donation.Proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Library. The Friends use the funds to purchase new books for the Russellville Library, support the Summer Reading Program, and offer reward programs for kids and adult patrons throughout the year....

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Jennings on dean’s list at Marshall

Meranda Jennings, of Hamersville, has been named to the Dean List for the Spring Semester at Marshall University in Huntington, W.Va. Her GPA was 3.8. She is the daughter of Melinda and Mike Jennings and a 2012 graduate of Western Brown.

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Medical Classes offered at SHCTC

The Adult Education Department at Southern Hills Career and Technical Center is offering several courses in the medical office field. Develop the skills necessary to enter the growing field in the healthcare industry.Medical Terminology Class that begins Sept. 8. This course assists the student in understanding medical terminology. The class will be held from 6 until 9 p.m. each Monday for 10 weeks.

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Representative Wenstrup accepting academy nomination applications

Representative Brad Wenstrup, R-Cincinnati 2nd district, is accepting applications for nominations to the US Military Academy at West Point, the Naval Academy, the Air Force Academy, and the Merchant Marine Academy, known collectively as the US Service Academies.The US Service Academies offer opportunities for motivated young men and women to serve their country while receiving an excellent education and developing valuable leadership skills. In place of tuition, the Academies requ...

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Sheltons celebrate 60th

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

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Houser birth announced

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

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