John Sheil is many things, an attorney, a musician, a father, and a financial analyst.He also wants to be your second district congressman.Sheil, 37, is one of four candidates running in the Democratic primary for the opportunity to run against incumbent Brad Wenstrup, a Republican, in the fall. The other candidates are Ronny Richards, William R. Smith and Marek Tyszkiewicz.Sheil and his wife live in Anderson Township. He has three children.Like his competitors he struggles with the answer for the coal-fired electric generation plants. In the second district there are three along the Ohio River with another on the Kentucky side. Hundreds are employed at these plants.
Brown County Job and Family Services has been awarded a grant in the amount of $195,300 for the TANF Summer Youth Program. The agency will partner with Adams Brown Community Action to hire eligible youth for employment. The purpose is to further the employment and skills of local residents. The other objectives are to promote high school graduation and interest in vocational or college programs as well as strengthen families.
The Jenco Foundation Fund Committee is seeking nominations for the 2014 Jenco Awards. Cash awards for individuals in Appalachian Ohio who have performed noteworthy community service in the region, the Jenco Awards began in 2002 to uphold the legacy of Father Martin Jenco. Nominations are invited from the public and must be postmarked by June 10. The nomination form can be found on the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio website at www.AppalachianOhio.org.
A springtime revival and old time revival service will be held 7 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, May 7 - 9, at the Bethel Shiloh Church, located 2771 Oakland Locust Ridge Road, in Bethel.Guest will be Pastor Sam Buckley, from the Mt. Carmel Church of God. The youth drama team, “His Image”, will be ministering.Church pastor is John Neal.For more information, call (513) 317-2253.
Brown County Sugar Helpers will offer three, free diabetic education classes 6:30-8 p.m. Monday, May 12, at Georgetown Baptist Church, located 794 S. Main Street, in Georgetown.A Certified Diabetes Educator will be teaching the classes. Classes will educate on what is diabetes, healthy eating, portion sizes, medications, carbohydrates, recipes and more to help control and understand diabetes.No pre-registration is required and classes are free.For more informa...
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The Pregnancy Resource Center A Place of Hope announces...
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