NEWS


5:53 pm |    
Raucous convention underway
Clinton County restaurant inspections

Clinton County restaurant inspections

WILMINGTON — The following information is obtained from the Clinton County Health Department and is compiled from inspection reports.Violations ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


First vote on Wilmington hotel tax shift passes 5-1

First vote on Wilmington hotel tax shift passes 5-1

WILMINGTON — Wilmington council passed a first reading 5-1 on an ordinance that would affect how the hotel lodging taxes are distributed.Council...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Trump’s closer over, Clinton takes spotlight

Trump’s closer over, Clinton takes spotlight

CLEVELAND (AP) — In the swirl of balloons and cheers of the masses, Donald Trump finally had his Rocky moment after a rocky convention, and now ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


SSCC launches 22+ Adult HS Diploma program

SSCC launches 22+ Adult HS Diploma program

In launching its new 22+ Adult High School Diploma program, Southern State Community College is aiming to help the more than 700,000 working-age adult...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |  


You-Turn to new life for program’s first grad

You-Turn to new life for program’s first grad

WILMINGTON — After more than two decades of drug use and more than a year meeting regularly with probation officers and a judge, David Key can f...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Special Olympics of Clinton County holds team bowling event

Special Olympics of Clinton County holds team bowling event

WILMINGTON — Special Olympics of Clinton County held its annual bowling event this month. It was held at Royal Z Lanes in Wilmington which has h...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Woods third in Drive, Chip & Putt

Woods third in Drive, Chip & Putt

Gabby Woods finished third Friday in the 14-15 age group in the local competition at Kittyhawk Golf Center in the Drive, Chip & Putt Championship....

July 25th, 2016 |  


CM boys golf tryouts Monday at Majestic Springs

CM boys golf tryouts Monday at Majestic Springs

The Clinton-Massie High School boys golf team will conduct tryouts Monday at Majestic Springs Golf Course.The tryouts will begin at 7 a.m., according ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


CM girls golf tryouts Monday at Majestic Springs

CM girls golf tryouts Monday at Majestic Springs

The Clinton-Massie High School girls golf team will conduct tryouts Monday at Majestic Springs Golf Course.The tryouts will begin at 8:30 a.m., accord...

July 25th, 2016 |  


NFL’s 1st female official felt pressure — after the season

NFL’s 1st female official felt pressure — after the season

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Sarah Thomas was never hit by the pressure of being the first woman to be a full-time NFL game official until after her fir...

July 25th, 2016 |  


NFL reinstates suspended Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon

NFL reinstates suspended Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon

CLEVELAND (AP) — Troubled Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has been reinstated to the NFL on a conditional basis.Commissioner Roger Go...

July 25th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


5:55 pm |    
Collins-Ledbetter wedding
12:00 pm |    
Allison Hope Reeder debuts
Wells 50th anniversary

Wells 50th anniversary

Donald E. Wells and the former Barbara Browning were married July 15, 1966 by Rev. Thomas Shirk at Wilmington Friends Church.The Wilmington couple has...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Camps to celebrate 55th anniversary

Camps to celebrate 55th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Charles “Bob” and Shirley Slimp Camp will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 25.They were married at ...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Gwen Smith arrives

Gwen Smith arrives

A girl, Gwen Smith, was born at 1:21 a.m. Nov. 11, 2015 to Laura (Geer) Smith and Kasey Smith at Miami Valley South. She weighed 9 pounds, 10.5 ounces...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Grayson Lee McGraw arrives

Grayson Lee McGraw arrives

Jeremy and Samantha McGraw of New Vienna are proud to announce the birth of their second child, Grayson Lee, born May 22, 2016. He weighed 7 pounds, 6...

June 20th, 2016 |  


Isaac Michael Hanenkrat arrives

Isaac Michael Hanenkrat arrives

Zachary Hanenkrat and Bethany (Bogan) Hanenkrat are excited to announce the birth of their son, Isaac Michael, born May 10 at 3:39 p.m. at Miami Valle...

June 17th, 2016 |  


Maxine Summers Kuhns celebrates 100th

Maxine Summers Kuhns celebrates 100th

Friends, family and community members celebrated in grand style the 100th birthday of lifelong Wilmington resident Maxine Summers Kuhns on Sunday, Jun...

June 14th, 2016 |  


OPINION


WPD chief thanks community

A letter to the Wilmington Community,First, thank you for giving me the opportunity to serve as the police chief for the City of Wilmington. It is tru...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Start scouting for problem weeds

Start scouting for problem weeds

Does anybody have a snow cone machine? With the heat this weekend, it might be the best thing to cure the effects of the horrible heat. My recommendat...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


OVI and vehicular assault

OVI and vehicular assault

On Jan. 3, 2013, Antonia Earley – a 29-year-old Cuyahoga County woman – was driving more than 70 mph on side streets when she crashed into...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Lessons are learned “from away”

Lessons are learned “from away”

Serving the church as a Discipleship Minister is challenging. My job is to follow the example set in scripture by organizing times for the study of Go...

July 21st, 2016 |  


The day the great one died

The day the great one died

It has been more than a month since the late, great Muhammad Ali passed away, but as I watched the ESPY awards Wednesday night and saw him remembered ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Little Flower Photography blooms by a ‘little way’

Little Flower Photography blooms by a ‘little way’

WILMINGTON — Inspired by “personal faith and genuine spirit and after five years of work and passion” Little Flower Photography R...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


ATSG to repurchase $50M common shares

ATSG to repurchase $50M common shares

WILMINGTON – Air Transport Services Group, Inc. announced that it has agreed to repurchase $50 million of its common shares at $13.07 per share ...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Nutrition on tap at 1572 Roadhouse BBQ

A new restaurant offers bold flavor and unique atmosphere at the Renaissance Festival, opening the weekend of June 17.Is it true that beer can be nutr...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Glass Roots Studio to sell handcrafted items

Glass Roots Studio to sell handcrafted items

VERNON TOWNSHIP — Her lifetime desire to learn stained glass came true for Wilmington-area resident Mary Eason.“That’s the day I fou...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Wilmington welcomes SC Boats

Wilmington welcomes SC Boats

The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon-cutting at SC Boats in celebration of their new Wilmington location at 185 Pa...

June 13th, 2016 |  


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