Jaden Royal, a recent graduate of Ripley-Union-Lewis-Huntington High School, was chosen by the Ripley Alumni Association to receive the Self-Reliant Award donated by Ripley Federal Savings Bank.
Brown County Safe Communities held its kickoff of the nationwide campaign of “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Saturday, Aug.9 at the Mt. Orab Music in the Park.
The Ohio History Connection reports that the completely restored home of abolitionist Reverend John Rankin will open on Saturday, August 23, after a six-year, $1 million-plus restoration effort to restore the home to the appearance circa...
The Aberdeen Concert in the Park will be held 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21 at the old Gretna Green Pavilion, located on High Street, in Aberdeen Park. Seating is limited; bring a lawn chair.
GEORGETOWN — Brown County Rural Water Association's attempt to file an injunction against Annette Applegate has been pushed back one month.
Freedom in the Rock Church, located 3187 South Bantam Road, in Bethel, will hold revivals beginning Aug. 29.Revivals will be held 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 6 p.m. Sunday.Special pastors are scheduled to preach nightly.
The Brown County Board of Developmental Disabilities regular meeting will be held 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 27. The meeting will be held at 208 E. Grant Street, in Georgetown.Meetings are open to the public.
The office of The News Democrat and The Ripley Bee will be closed Monday, Sept. 1 in observance of Labor Day.
More than $13,000 was raised Saturday, Aug. 16 benefiting the Brian Grant Foundation to raise awareness of Parkinson's disease.
Sympathies to the family of Alline Himes who passed away recently. Ms. Himes just celebrated her 91st birthday. I was glad I got a chance to visit with her recently while at her granddaughter Samantha's graduation party. She knew her time was...
The postal town meeting for Decatur has been set for 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28 in the gym of the Decatur Community Center, located on state Route 125.
The Gelter/West reunion will be held Sunday, Aug. 31. Those who attend should bring dinnerware, a covered dish and any pictures to share with the group.Serving begins 1 p.m. in the annex of the Macon Church of Christ.
As I finished up weeding the hillside next to the house last week I was surprised by something moving in the leaves of the groundcover. I was relieved to find a most unusual insect – a walkingstick! I had just been talking to someone about not...
Lawrence and Gladys Mosley, of Ripley, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary Aug. 25.They were united in marriage at the Austin Baptist Church, in Austin, Ind.
New Faith United Methodist Church, located 5452 Marathon Edenton Road, in Marathon, will hold a community picnic in the park for residents of Perry and Jackson Townships.
There will be no Brown County General Hospital retiree breakfast meeting this month.
It was a trip back in time for nearly 10,000 music fans packed into the Riverbend Music Center on Wednesday night, there to see and hear the music of two bands who have stood the test of time as well as any. REO Speedwagon and Chicago are spending the...
COLUMBUS – A ban announced by Vladimir Putin on American food exported to Russia will have far less economic impact on our nation's farmers than it will on the consumers in Russia itself, according to an international trade expert at The...
GEORGETOWN — Thousands braved through the rainy, muggy weather to attend the 2014 Ohio Valley Antique Machinery Show from Aug. 7-10.
Are you a homeowner who is dissatisfied with your landscaping? Perhaps you've been living with the shrubs your builder installed “way back when”, or landscaping done by the previous owner. Perhaps you've nibbled your way to...
The Hamersville Church of Christ will hold a cruise-in 5-8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17. The church is located on East Main Street, in Hamersville.There is no registration fee to enter and trophies will be awarded.
Hillsboro Mayor Drew Hastings on Wednesday reflected on the time he spent with Robin Williams on Nov. 16, 2011, when both were guests on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”
Several residents, teens, and families enjoyed free festivals and community events across the country Tuesday evening thanks to their local police departments, who hosted the annual National Night Out, which occurs every first Tuesday in August. The...
Carina Reeves received the Donna Mae Berry Wernz Foundation scholarship during the Eastern Local School District awards program May 21 at Eastern Local High School. Reeves received the $3,000 award in recognition of her achievements, and to assist her...
The regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Brown County Public Library will be held 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20 in the meeting room of the Sardinia Library, located 13309 Purdy Road, in Sardinia.
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