News Democrat- RSS Feed http://newsdemocrat.com/ http://newsdemocrat.com/ Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:47:11 EST 1800 SWRMC reaches settlement http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/50686597/SWRMC-reaches-settlement Southwest Regional Medical Center was paid a visit on Tuesday by the Brown County Sheriff's Office, Georgetown Emergency Group and an affiliate of Schumacher Group, and their attorneys. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:43:16 EST Hamersville officers cleared in shooting death http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/50691160/Hamersville-officers-cleared-in-shooting-death The Brown County Grand Jury has found Hamersville Police Officers Jared Riley and Branden Clark justified in their use of deadly force in the May 27 shooting death of Albert Robert Clayburn. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:36:23 EST Bundle up, colder months ahead http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/50637369/Bundle-up-colder-months-ahead Almost overnight, the regional weather went from hot and humid with 80 and 90-degree days to a much more fall-like atmosphere, with days now chilly and nippy with highs in the 50s and 60s: winter is coming, but what kind of season will it... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:56:13 EST Improve your garden with cheap homemade compost http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news_agricultural/50637196/Improve-your-garden-with-cheap-homemade-compost For experienced gardeners, good compost is worth its weight in gold. There's nothing healthier for your plants than rich black compost, but most gardeners buy compost in bags or bulk. We sell amazing amounts of compost and soils in our garden... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:30:14 EST News about certificate for fertilizer application http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news_agricultural/50652589/News-about-certificate-for-fertilizer-application Last week I discussed a little about the Certification for Fertilizer Application. This was SB 150 which is now signed into law. As I stated last week, for those who currently hold a Pesticide License this will simply be added to that license once... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:08:10 EST Pizza Hut robbed, suspect at large http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/50638543/Pizza-Hut-robbed-suspect-at-large An employee of the Georgetown Pizza Hut was taken to Southwest Regional Medical Center Sunday night after she was assaulted by a man attempting to rob the establishment. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:04:10 EST (No heading) http://newsdemocrat.com/news/opinion/50064904/ Opinion Page Submissions Sun, 14 Sep 2014 19:27:09 EST BC Medical Reserve Corp training event planned http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/50610419/BC-Medical-Reserve-Corp-training-event-planned The Brown County Medical Reserve Corps Unit is planning a non-medical CPR/AED training certification event for members 4:45 p.m. Tuesday Oct. 21 at Georgetown Church of Christ. Registration will start 4:15 p.m. A light meal, open forum of information... Sun, 14 Sep 2014 16:56:08 EST If you don’t build it, they won’t come http://newsdemocrat.com/news/opinion/50590552/If-you-dont-build-it-they-wont-come Did you see the baseball movie Field of Dreams? Even if you didn't, you've probably heard the phrase “If you build it, they will come” — which it immortalized. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 13:21:11 EST Smarter than your average bear http://newsdemocrat.com/news/opinion/50590209/Smarter-than-your-average-bear Alex Waroff had a fantastic summer job this year. The veterinary student at Washington State University worked with faculty members as they tested just how clever grizzly bears are. What's at issue is the use of tools. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 13:03:20 EST Kinkead Ridge Winery inducted into Culinary Hall of Fame http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/50589974/Kinkead-Ridge-Winery-inducted-into-Culinary-Hall-of-Fame Kinkead Ridge Winery was inducted into the Cincinnati Culinary Hall of Fame, which honors individuals who have shaped regional culinary heritage, on Sept. 9. The event was held at the Hilton Netherland Hotel, in the Hall of Mirrors. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:50:12 EST Toot’n Tell It to hold annual dance http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/50604723/Tootn-Tell-It-to-hold-annual-dance The Toot'n Tell annual dance will be held Sept. 27 in the multi-purpose building at the Clermont County Fairgrounds in Owensville. The doors will open 6:30 p.m. with music beginning 7:30 p.m. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:39:15 EST Brown County Tea party to meet http://newsdemocrat.com/news/announcements/50604028/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. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 11:59:14 EST Reynolds Palmer is WC Scholarship recipient http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news_education/50603917/Reynolds-Palmer-is-WC-Scholarship-recipient WILMINGTON – Brittany N. Reynolds Palmer, of Bethel, is the recipient of a $9,800 Academic Achievement Scholarship to attend Wilmington College. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 11:52:09 EST Clermont PERI chapter to meet http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/50603666/Clermont-PERI-chapter-to-meet The Clermont Chapter of the PERI will meet at the Batavia Township hall 11:30 a.m. Wednesday Sept. 17. This will be a brown bag lunch. The election of officers will also take place. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 11:37:08 EST Wake up America http://newsdemocrat.com/news/opinion/50603603/Wake-up-America To the Editor:In Barack Obama's book “Audacity of Hope”, on page 261 he said “I will stand with Muslims should the political winds shift in an ugly direction.” Sun, 14 Sep 2014 11:33:09 EST Menus http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/50603519/Menus Georgetown School DistrictBreakfast Sun, 14 Sep 2014 11:28:05 EST Claytor’s hat trick lifts Rockets over Indians http://newsdemocrat.com/news/sports/50603431/Claytors-hat-trick-lifts-Rockets-over-Indians PEEBLES - Being in the right place at the right time was the story of the night for the Lady Rockets as the topped the Lady Indians 5-0 in Peebles Wednesday. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 11:21:11 EST Visiting Rankin House http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/50602996/Visiting-Rankin-House Howdy Folks;Ruth Ann is doing good. She had a bout with wanting to sleep, the diet for the food has helped her to get over this and getting back to feeling good. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 10:49:08 EST The War of 1812 in the Northwest Part 3 http://newsdemocrat.com/news/history/50447249/The-War-of-1812-in-the-Northwest-Part-3 The British gave up the siege in late July, Fort Meigs was just too strong to take by assault. General Procter decided to try a smaller fort so he moved his forces to Fort Stephenson. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 10:40:12 EST