News Democrat- RSS Feed Sun, 24 May 2015 13:07:36 EST 1800 NJ woman wants voice heard Vanessa Karbowski of Sayresville, N.J., was diagnosed as a child with developmental delays, but didn't find out until recently, at age 26, of having a milder form of autism spectrum disorder, one that used to be called Asperger's... Sat, 23 May 2015 18:26:32 EST Menus No School Monday, May 25 for Memorial Day.RULH Elementary SchoolBreakfast Sat, 23 May 2015 11:56:34 EST Don’t forget to plant some beans When spring arrived on the farm in the 1950s and 60s not only did we work long and hard planting the crops to sell or to feed our livestock with, but we also made certain the garden was planted also. At that time the farmer's wives depended... Wed, 20 May 2015 17:56:35 EST Trooper retiring after 35 yrs. GEORGETOWN - Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Robert King received recognition for 35 years of service from Captain Paul Hermes Friday morning at the Georgetown Post. He received a certificate and a patch with seven stars, each representing five... Wed, 20 May 2015 17:01:34 EST US 68 to be closed for culvert replacement Crews from the Ohio Department of Transportation Brown County Highway Maintenance Facility have scheduled a culvert replacement project on US Route 68 next month, requiring a one-week closure of the route. Wed, 20 May 2015 16:22:10 EST Broomsedge: That orange to brown weed This information showed up in a recent Beef Blog, and I know several people ask about this weed every year, so I figured this would be good to share. This includes some good information for a plan to eventually get rid of the problem. This article was... Wed, 20 May 2015 16:22:04 EST Steps to streamline money management If your financial life is confined to boxes, file cabinets and various piles of statements and receipts that only you can navigate, it might be time for a little de-cluttering. Wed, 20 May 2015 16:22:01 EST What’s in your bucket? “Is your garden planted?” is the question of the week. I have planted my early garden, but no green beans are in the ground yet. It is time to get cracking. I am ready to plant tomatoes, but will wait until I have some bagged mulch to put... Wed, 20 May 2015 16:21:38 EST Grandpa comes for a visit “Grandpa's are coming!” “Grandpa's are coming!” Excitement reigned. Waiting can be tough for anyone but especially so for a 3 year old who is eagerly anticipating the arrival of out-of-state grandparents. We had... Wed, 20 May 2015 16:22:06 EST Chamber welcomes Williams By Carly Tamborskictamborski@civitasmedia.comGEORGETOWN — The Brown County Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed their new office manager, Dannielle Williams. Sat, 16 May 2015 21:11:32 EST Educators offered personal development The Brown County Educational Service Center, Region 14 State Support Team, and Southern Ohio Educational Service Center are teaming up to offer area teachers, administrators, and paraprofessionals free professional development opportunities. Summer... Sat, 16 May 2015 18:26:32 EST Bick speaks to Sardinia Historical Society By Jan Crawford Sat, 16 May 2015 18:21:31 EST 5th annual Green Camp scheduled Brown County Soil and Water Conservation District, in collaboration with Adams Brown Recycling and Rumpke, announces the fifth annual Green Camp. Campers will learn about many environmental topics including solid waste management, recycling, water... Sat, 16 May 2015 18:16:31 EST Hudson students visit Golden Years Adult Activity Center Hudson High School students, under the direction of English Teacher, Lani Banner, visited the Golden Years Activity Center in Georgetown. This year the visit took place on Tuesday, April 21. Students Abby Villenover and Laura Loostera, along with... Sat, 16 May 2015 18:06:33 EST May is older Americans month May is a pretty special time of the year at our Agency – it's Older Americans Month! It's a time to celebrate the wonderful contributions given by so many older Ohioans in our communities and express our gratitude for their years of... Sat, 16 May 2015 17:21:33 EST Stein Hospice named a 2015 Hospice Honors Elite recipient GEORGETOWN - The Georgetown office of Stein Hospice has been named a 2015 Hospice Honors recipient by Deyta, an industry leader in data-driven management. Hospice Honors is a prestigious program that recognizes hospices providing the highest level of... Sat, 16 May 2015 16:36:31 EST 4 sentenced to prison Staff reportGEORGETOWN — Four men were recently sentenced by Brown County Court of Common Pleas Judge Scott T. Gusweiler. Sat, 16 May 2015 15:41:31 EST Safe Communities joins NHTSA to prevent motorcycle crashes Brown County Safe Communities would like to remind motorists and motorcyclists alike during Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month to “share the road” in order to help prevent motorcycle crashes, deaths and injuries on the... Sat, 16 May 2015 15:11:31 EST Memorial Day services planned in county The following Memorial Day activities have been reported to The News Democrat. The deadline for Thursday's newspaper is 5 p.m. Monday.Decatur Sat, 16 May 2015 15:01:31 EST Florida Disability Chamber creates entrepreneurs It was the nation's first. The Orlando-based Central Florida Disability Chamber currently has more than 420 members and a mission statement of providing “information and education on business creation and growth, specifically designed for... Sat, 16 May 2015 14:16:34 EST