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Denver students learn with Rocket Math

Denver students learn with Rocket Math

WILMINGTON — The sky is the limit for students in Mr. Andrew Lefevre’s fifth-grade math class at Denver Place Elementary School as they wo...

January 20th, 2017 |  


With hopes and fears, a divided America watches inauguration

ADRIAN, Mich. (AP) — In living rooms, cafes and offices, Americans watched Donald Trump become the nation’s 45th president on Friday, with...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Trump takes charge: Sworn in as nation’s 45th president

Trump takes charge: Sworn in as nation’s 45th president

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pledging to empower America’s “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of ...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Medical examiner: 3 of 6 victims from plane crash identified

CLEVELAND (AP) — The recovered remains of three of the six people killed when a plane crashed into Lake Erie off Cleveland last month have been ...

January 20th, 2017 |  


The Latest: Trump goes heavy on campaign themes during inauguration

The Latest: Trump goes heavy on campaign themes during inauguration

The Latest on Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45th president of the United States (all times EST):12:15 p.m.In his inauguration speech, Presi...

January 20th, 2017 updated: January 20th, 2017. |  


Greenfield woman killed in crash

Greenfield woman killed in crash

A 25-year-old Greenfield woman was killed Thursday afternoon in a one-vehicle accident on SR 753 Southeast, just north of Hukill Road in Fayette Count...

January 20th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Despite 38 from Ruwe, Wildcats ‘Lovin’ 73-66 win over Cardinals

Despite 38 from Ruwe, Wildcats ‘Lovin’ 73-66 win over Cardinals

BLANCHESTER — Felicity’s Dominic Ruwe put on one more dynamic performance in his final career game against the Blanchester Wildcats Friday...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Boys Basketball Standings

Boys Basketball Standings

South Central Ohio LeagueTeam W-L W-LMiami Trace 11-2 7-0Wilmington 8-5 6-2Chillicothe 7-6 6-2Washington 6-7 4-3Hillsboro 3-10 3-5McClain 5-10 2-6Clin...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Borror 7th grade boys basketball pulls away from CM 42-34

The Rodger O. Borror seventh grade boys basketball team defeated Clinton-Massie 42-34 Thursday night.The young Hurricane is now 8-2 on the year. They ...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Borror 7th grade girls basketball posts 36-12 win

The Rodger O. Borror seventh grade girls basketball team defeated Clinton-Massie 36-12 Thursday night.Jean Rhoads led the Lady Hurricane with 11 point...

January 20th, 2017 |  


East Clinton 8th grade boys edges Miami Trace 40-37

The East Clinton eighth grade boys basketball team defeated Miami Trace 40-37 Thursday.Branson Smith led the young Astros (6-3 on the season) with 18 ...

January 20th, 2017 |  


ROB 8th grade boys basketball mauls Massie 50-17

The Rodger O. Borror Middle School eighth grade boys basketball team defeated Clinton-Massie 50-17 Thursday night.“Our last three games have bee...

January 20th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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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 |  


Wright-McGuire engagement

Wright-McGuire engagement

Matthew McGuire and Jenny Wright along with their parents are happy to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.Matt proposed to Jenny near Mir...

November 17th, 2016 |  


OPINION


A president for all (?)

Donald J. Trump defied all conventional wisdom — in November he was elected, and today he will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United S...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Into the presence of the King

Into the presence of the King

The other evening, we had our first small group meeting in our new home. There were people from all walks of life and from many different places. We h...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Tomatoes, patience and endurance

Why do things have to take so long?Take seeds, for example. They take so long to grow. Suppose I am craving a tomato, and I plant a tomato seed. By th...

January 19th, 2017 |  


People have spoken on fluoridation

I was disappointed to see that in the recent article “Council OKs budget, moves forward on fluoridation” that Councilman Lonnie Stuckert c...

January 18th, 2017 |  


When Facebook takes control

When Facebook takes control

My personal Facebook page barely exists. I do virtually nothing on it. However, that doesn’t stop Facebook from sending messages about me. Such ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


J.R. Buchanan: Tracker, ranger

J.R. Buchanan: Tracker, ranger

As I write this story, today is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. While thinking about this great leader, it brought an unusual memory to mind from years a...

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


BUSINESS


Peoples donates to United Way

Peoples donates to United Way

Peoples Bank Foundation, a non-profit corporation formed to make donations in Peoples Bank market areas, announced it has donated a total of $46,000 t...

December 30th, 2016 |  


Debbie Stamper served Clinton County in many ways

Debbie Stamper served Clinton County in many ways

WILMINGTON — Debbie Stamper is being remembered as a loyal local resident who strove to make Clinton County a better place, while working tirele...

December 27th, 2016 |  


Wellness center, gift shop re-opens at Peaceful Acres Lavender Farm near Martinsville

Wellness center, gift shop re-opens at Peaceful Acres Lavender Farm near Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE — A wellness center and gift shop has re-opened at the Peaceful Acres Lavender Farm for appointments and visitors year round.The Fa...

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


New president for ABX Air

New president for ABX Air

WILMINGTON — Air Transport Services Group, Inc. announced Thursday the retirement of John Starkovich, President of ABX Air, Inc., an airline sub...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


ECC encourages locals to consider career in solar

ECC encourages locals to consider career in solar

WILMINGTON — Josh Martin of National Cooperative Bank (NCB) recently presented a $2,500 check to Mark Rembert of Energize Clinton County (ECC) t...

December 21st, 2016 |  


CC Hospice celebrates new facility

CC Hospice celebrates new facility

WILMINGTON — The new Community Care Hospice relocation to 1669 Rombach Ave. in Wilmington was celebrated Monday, Dec. 12 with an open house in c...

December 16th, 2016 |  


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