Route 73 to close for 17 days

State Route 73 will be closed east of Smith Road, over a tributary of Todd’s Fork, for culvert replacement beginning Monday, June 13.

Beginning at 7:30 a.m. Monday, June 13 SR 73 will be closed for approximately 17 days. The detour will use U.S. 68 and Interstate 71.

Arrow boards and/or signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming road closure.

Holmer joins First State Bank in Wilmington

Scott Holmer has joined First State Bank and will focus on business development in Clinton County and the surrounding area. He will work out of the loan production office at 832 Rombach Ave. in Wilmington.

Holmer has been a resident of Clinton County for 40 years and brings 35 years of commercial banking experience to his role. A graduate of Wilmington High School, Xavier University, Southern State Community College and the Leadership Clinton Institute, he is active in the community, serving as the treasurer of the Healthfirst Foundation of Clinton County and acting as a board member for the Clinton County Foundation, the Murphy Theatre and Energize Clinton County.

“With his deep roots in Clinton County and many years of commercial banking experience, Scott will be a huge asset to the First State Bank business development team,” said Mike Pell, President and CEO of First State Bank. “We are excited to have him on board and building banking relationship in Wilmington and the surrounding area,” said Pell.

For more information, visit www.fsb4me.com.

Senior Awareness Fair June 17

The Eighth Annual Senior Awareness Fair will be held 1-3 p.m. Friday, June 17 at the Wilmington Savings Bank Clinton County Senior Center at 717 N. Nelson Ave., Wilmington.

Again this year, there will be many door prizes and gifts, along with refreshments. Health, fire, safety and other social services that are available to seniors will be present, and there will be vendors with products for seniors.

Guest speaker is Mary Leep-Prichert from Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP), a program of the Ohio Department of Insurance.

As was the case last year, transportation will again be provided for seniors through the Senior Center. If you need transportation assistance, please call 937-382-7170 and RSVP by June 10 at noon.

NCB named a Best Employer

National Cooperative Bank (NCB) has been ranked number five on the large companies list for the 2016 Best Employers in Ohio. The annual list was created by the Ohio SHRM State Council and Best Companies Group.

“Being named on the Best Employers in Ohio for two years in a row is a great accomplishment for our company,” said Deb Shoemaker, Co- President, Ohio Region. “In Southern Ohio, we currently employ 129 employees, who are compassionate and dedicated to the communities we serve.”

Companies from across the state entered the two-part survey process to determine the Best Employers in Ohio which included evaluating each company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics and an employee survey to measure the employee experience.

Open house, sale for Angels Awaiting

An open house/rummage sale for Angels Awaiting Maternity Home is 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, June 10 and Saturday, June 11 at 782 Xenia Ave., Wilmington. Meet the board, tour the facility and get a bargain at the sale.