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Wilmington pilot dies in crash of experimental plane
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Clinton County eateries inspected
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Wilmington police reports
City council gets fluoride update

City council gets fluoride update

WILMINGTON — While the fluoride resolution was postponed until the next council meeting, Safety/Service Director Brian Shidaker gave an update o...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


Celebrating Unique Week: ‘To make a difference, you must be different’

Celebrating Unique Week: ‘To make a difference, you must be different’

WILMINGTON — On most days, students attending Wilmington City Schools look just like any other student in how they dress. But that wasn’t ...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


Billy Joel tribute here Saturday

Billy Joel tribute here Saturday

With over 150 million records sold worldwide in a career spanning nearly 50 years, singer, songwriter, composer and performer Billy Joel is one of the...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


CCF offers ag scholarship for seniors

CCF offers ag scholarship for seniors

Are you a Clinton County graduating high school senior who will further their education, majoring in agriculture?The Clinton County Foundation is acce...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Pennsylvania correlates natural gas fracking with quakes

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania environmental regulators say there’s a likely correlation between a natural gas company’s fracki...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Lawmakers want taxes on feminine products eliminated

CINCINNATI (AP) — Lawmakers in Ohio have proposed a law that would remove sales taxes from feminine hygiene products.House Bill 61’s two s...

February 17th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Lady ‘Cane cruises to 53-27 win to begin tournament play

Lady ‘Cane cruises to 53-27 win to begin tournament play

LEBANON - The Wilmington High School girls basketball team had no trouble with the Jills of Oakwood Sasturday, 53-27, in a Div. II sectional matchup a...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Loss to BW sends WC women into OAC tourney as No. 3 seed

Loss to BW sends WC women into OAC tourney as No. 3 seed

BEREA – The Wilmington College women’s basketball team had its comeback fall short Saturday as the Fightin’ Quakers fell to Baldwin-...

February 19th, 2017 |  


WC baseball opens season with 19-4 loss

SEWANEE, TN - The Wilmington College baseball team opened the 2017 season by falling to Sewanee Saturday, 19-4, in non-conference action at Montgomery...

February 19th, 2017 updated: February 19th, 2017. |  


WC men’s basketball season ends with 96-67 loss

The Wilmington College men’s basketball season came to an end Saturday with a 96-67 loss to Baldwin Wallace in Ohio Athletic Conference action a...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Stacy leads WC women’s track, field at MU

ALLIANCE - The Wilmington College women’s track and field team competed in a Last Chance Meet hosted by the University of Mount Union Saturday.T...

February 19th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Reveals celebrate 70 years
Thirey-Painter wedding

Thirey-Painter wedding

Rebekah Marie Thirey of West Carrollton and Daniel Paul Painter of Waynesville were married Sept. 3, 2016 by Mark Schindler at the bride’s paren...

December 29th, 2016 |  


Joneses celebrate 50 years

Joneses celebrate 50 years

Frank and Barbara (Rothwell) Jones of School Road, Wilmington were joined by family and friends at the Wilmington Church of God on Nov. 26 to celebrat...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Bogans to celebrate 60 years

Bogans to celebrate 60 years

William Lee Bogan and Carol Imogene Moon were united in marriage on Sunday, Dec. 9, 1956 at the Clarksville United Methodist Church by the Rev. Ray M....

December 5th, 2016 |  


Announcing Lydia Elizabeth Ann Jackson

A girl, Lydia Elizabeth Ann Jackson, was born at 5:25 p.m. Oct. 30, 2016 to Chelsy Jones and Quintin Jackson at Bethesda North Hospital. The baby weig...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Analacette Larraine Cook debuts

A girl, Analacette Larraine Cook, was born to Rachel (Conger) Cook and Eric Cook Nov. 17, 2016 at Good Samaritan Hospital. The baby weighed 7.14 pound...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Priya Elizabeth Abraham born

Priya Elizabeth Abraham born

Priya Elizabeth Abraham, daughter of Bridgette and Milfred Abraham of Dayton, was born Nov. 11, 2016 at 11:27 a.m. in Kettering, Ohio. She weighed 7 p...

November 28th, 2016 |  


OPINION


FAQ: Just how can you be sure?

FAQ: Just how can you be sure?

I will never forget Dr. Archibald McMillan, one of my professors during my first term at THE Ohio State University. [Note: His name has been changed t...

February 16th, 2017 |  


We need revolution in parenting

We need revolution in parenting

So who is ultimately responsible for our young people, their choices, the outcomes of their lives? How can we play a vital part in making a difference...

February 16th, 2017 |  


The Oscars, for conservatives

The Oscars, for conservatives

“Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the first-ever Conservative Academy Awards, brought to you from the party room of Al’s Steakhouse at the...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Standing up to Russia

Standing up to Russia

Last week we sent a clear, bipartisan message to President Trump that we should strengthen – not weaken – Russian sanctions, and that Cong...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Helping Habitat help Ohioans

Helping Habitat help Ohioans

I’m a strong supporter of the work that Habitat for Humanity and their 55 affiliates do across Ohio. Habitat provides about 5,000 homeownership ...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Sign Bridge Act for Dreamers

President Trump’s remarks on deporting undocumented immigrants, and the recent arrest of a Dreamer in Seattle, are a threat to the economy of ou...

February 15th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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MC Sports files Chapter 11
The Book Farm open in Blanchester

The Book Farm open in Blanchester

BLANCHESTER — The Book Farm, Inc. is proud to announce the opening of their children’s book outlet store in Blanchester.A new venture for ...

February 7th, 2017 |  


McCarty Gardens under new ownership

McCarty Gardens under new ownership

As the calendar flipped to a new year, at McCarty Gardens time is not the only thing to change — after 20 years in business, Mike McCarty has st...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Alkermes to add 90+ jobs

Alkermes to add 90+ jobs

WILMINGTON — Alkermes, a global biopharmaceutical company with a facility in Wimington, has been approved for a new project through the Ohio Tax...

February 1st, 2017 |  


ATSG: Work stoppage hurt results

ATSG: Work stoppage hurt results

WILMINGTON – Air Transport Services Group, Inc. announced Friday that its Adjusted EBITDA from Continuing Operations is expected to be approxima...

January 27th, 2017 |  


Blan company to add space, jobs

Blan company to add space, jobs

BLANCHESTER — The Allen Company, headquartered in Blanchester, broke ground Wednesday to expand their facility.Stan W. A. Dohan, MAS, MASI said ...

January 26th, 2017 |  


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