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Community Conversation: Shari DeRossett, math teacher, Lakota West

Community Conversation: Shari DeRossett, math teacher, Lakota West

​WEST CHESTER TWP. – Even after a long day of school, Shari DeRossett still hadn’t had enough.The Lakota West High School math teacher would corral her younger sister and assume the role of teacher, sharing the knowledge she had learned that day.

‘Spring Into Health’ at Jungle Jim’s festival

‘Spring Into Health’ at Jungle Jim’s festival

A free day of health screenings and nutritious food samples will be held Saturday at Jungle Jim’s.The annual Spring Into Health fair will be from 11 a.

Fairfield losing Summer Music Games to Hamilton

Fairfield losing Summer Music Games to Hamilton

Not only will the Summer Music Games not be held in Fairfield this year — the event’s organizers said they don’t ever intend to return to the stadium.

Township cuts cellphones, adds employee health care contributions

Eliminating cellphones for clerical staff and requiring employees to contribute more to their health care expenses are among the steps Fairfield Twp.

Fairfield Twp. may delay building new fire house

Fairfield Twp. has received construction bids for the township’s new firehouse, but trustees will hold a special meeting Monday to determine how quickly they need to move on the project.

Ex-presidential candidate to speak at local ‘Religious Liberty’ rally

Ex-presidential candidate to speak at local ‘Religious Liberty’ rally

Former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum will visit Butler County next month to discuss the importance of religious freedom.

GE joint venture CFM International logs record year for orders

GE joint venture CFM International logs record year for orders

A joint venture of GE Aviation saw record orders logged for new jet engines from customers in 2014, and delivered a historically high number of engines as well.

2015 Homearama event canceled

2015 Homearama event canceled

The Home Builders Association of Greater Cincinnati on Wednesday announced it has canceled its plans for Homearama 2015.

40 people subpoenaed to testify in Beck trial

40 people subpoenaed to testify in Beck trial

The prosecution has filed 40 subpoenas for people to potentially testify in the spring trial for former State Rep.

Bond increased for father accused of killing infant son

Bond increased for father accused of killing infant son

Bond was increased today for a Fairfield father charged with murder in the death of his 2-month-old son.

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Snow in Butler County

Butler County covered in snow

The first snowfall of the season dumped snow all over Butler County early on Nov. 17, 2014.

Springboro v. Lakota East

Springboro v. Lakota East

The Springboro High School football team played Lakota East in the Division I playoffs Saturday, Nov.

Canada shooting - Soldier Funeral

Photos: Mourners gather for funeral of Corporal Nathan Cirillo

Crowds gathered Tuesday for the funeral for Cpl. Nathan Cirillo in Hamilton, Ontario. Cpl. Nathan Cirillo was standing guard at the National War Memorial in Ottawa last Wednesday when he was killed by a gunman who went on to open fire on Parliament Hill.

Shomper saves Red Devils in sudden death

D-II district final: Tippecanoe vs. Monroe

Tippecanoe and Monroe boys squared off in a Division II boys district championship on Oct. 23, 2014 at Sidney High School.

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