News Democrat- RSS Feed Sun, 1 Feb 2015 00:37:38 EST 1800 Successful timber harvest program set If you are planning to harvest timber, this is a must attend program. The opportunity to harvest timber does not happen on your land every year. On most properties, this is a once or twice in a lifetime opportunity, so prior planning is a must. This... Sat, 31 Jan 2015 17:06:34 EST New administrator in Ripley By Steve Triplettstriplett@civitasmedia.comRIPLEY - There's a new village administrator in town. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:46:31 EST Dreyer leaves Western Brown The Western Brown High School football team will have a new head coach next season. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:16:31 EST AVC may de-annex ramp ABERDEEN — The Aberdeen Village Council met Thursday, Jan. 22 for general purposes in place of two meetings that were canceled Monday, Jan. 5 and Wednesday, Jan. 14. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:56:34 EST Distillery coming to BC RIPLEY — Meranda-Nixon Winery is expanding into a new venture: distillation. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:11:31 EST Rockets down Warriors Max Iles made his return to the Fayetteville-Perry Rockets starting lineup in style. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:56:35 EST Commissioners journal The Brown County Board of Commissioners met in regular session Jan. 21 with the following members present: Daryll Gray, President; Tony Applegate, Member; Barry Woodruff, Member. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:41:41 EST Greene enjoys family visit Chester Greene, of Georgetown, had three of his grandchildren visit with him during Christmas vacation. Greene and grandchildren Logan Greene, a student at Morehead State University, Morehead, Ky.; Bethany, a student at South Florida University,... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:11:32 EST Stroke patient recovers at Villa Richard “Scratch” Edenfield was admitted to Villa Georgetown Nursing and Rehab Nov. 27 after suffering a stroke. Edenfield, a Hillsboro Walmart greeter for the previous nine years, was unable to walk, could not speak coherently and was... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:56:32 EST Walker awarded scholarship at Findlay FINDLAY— Jonathan Walker, of Georgetown was awarded the following endowed scholarships at The University of Findlay:Emerson and Laura Pelton Scholarship and Margaret and Paul Palmer Family Scholarship. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:21:32 EST Ripley Federal annual meeting held Staff Report Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:06:35 EST Mt. Orab Council holds brief meeting MT. ORAB — A very brief agenda awaited Mt. Orab Village Council members Tuesday, Jan. 20. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:06:33 EST Dismissal upheld in WB suit MT. ORAB — The Twelfth District Court of Appeals decided to uphold the dismissal regarding the wrongful death suit of Western Brown High School student Chance Smith against three individuals who worked for the district at the time of his death,... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:01:35 EST Dr. King’s message resonates today Yesterday, I had the opportunity to attend the 30th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Breakfast in Columbus. There, Dr. Julius Scruggs reflected on a phrase that is carved on the monument in Washington to the great civil rights... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:06:51 EST Shelter participates in ‘My Furry Valentine Adoption’ The Brown County Animal Shelter is gearing up for this year's “My Furry Valentine” adoption event and needs the public's support. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 13:56:35 EST Donations made to PD GEORGETOWN — Georgetown Village Council had a relatively short meeting Thursday, Jan. 22. Missing were Police Chief Rob Freeland and Administrator Art Owens who were suffering from the flu. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 13:31:31 EST Be aware of risks of not investing You've no doubt heard about the risks associated with investing. This investment carries this type of risk, while that investment carries another one. And it is certainly true that all investments do involve some form of risk. But what about not... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:56:36 EST Probate 20151012 Donald E. Becker, Jr., Sardinia20151011 Florence Hiles, Ripley20151014 Dennis Stratton, Winchester20151013 Cynthia E. Strunk, Georgetown Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:56:34 EST Property transfers Dave Foley to Fifth Third Mortgage, 1.6 acres, Clark Twp., $21,667Roy and Lottie Combs, et al to Roy Combs, Sr., 5.08 acres, Clark Twp., $0Jon and Kathleen Gee to Kathleen Smith Gee, .573 acres, Clark Twp., $0 Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:51:34 EST Vegetable gardening classes planned at SSCC Southern State Community College is offering a six-week class on vegetable gardening for beginners, starting Tuesday, March 3 at the new campus in Mt. Orab. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:46:40 EST