NEWS


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Ohio court disbars attorney for impersonating colleague

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court is disbarring an attorney who was disciplined for impersonating a former colleague and practicing after...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Panel to weigh $20M Kasich wants to spend on opioid crisis

COLUMBUS (AP) — A state commission in Ohio plans to take up Republican Gov. John Kasich’s request to invest up to $20 million in scientifi...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Cincy officer hospitalized after touching illegal substance

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio police officer is recovering after touching what authorities say is a suspected drug during a narcotics-related traffi...

May 24th, 2017 |  


BPD program helps youths who want to work

BPD program helps youths who want to work

BLANCHESTER — For the second summer in a row the police department is facilitating a low-tech, low-cost program to try to connect local kids who...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Overdoses ‘the new normal’ in Highland County

Overdoses ‘the new normal’ in Highland County

HILLSBORO — Emergency crews have responded to at least 18 overdoses around the county so far this month, according to Branden Jackman, public in...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Wilmington City Schools District hires two Amelia Schools principals

Wilmington City Schools District hires two Amelia Schools principals

WILMINGTON — Three new principals have been hired for Wilmington City Schools (WCS), two of them current principals with Amelia, Ohio schools th...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Greenville ends Clinton-Massie season 14-4
Wolf among 12 on US men’s U23 wheelchair basketball team

Wolf among 12 on US men’s U23 wheelchair basketball team

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Chayse Wolf is one the 12 members of the 2017 U.S. Men’s U23 World Championships Team, announced by the National...

May 24th, 2017 updated: May 24th, 2017. |  


Pick 6: Gary, Evans, Sweat are defenders set to rise in ‘17

Pick 6: Gary, Evans, Sweat are defenders set to rise in ‘17

In his first season as a starter, Malik Hooker blossomed into one of the best defensive players in college football.The Ohio State safety had mostly p...

May 24th, 2017 |  


NFL cuts OT to 10 minutes and opens up end zone celebrations

NFL cuts OT to 10 minutes and opens up end zone celebrations

CHICAGO (AP) — NFL owners cut the overtime period from 15 minutes to 10 minutes during the regular season, but also gave players plenty of leewa...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Column: Just say no when it comes to hosting Olympics

Column: Just say no when it comes to hosting Olympics

It never figured to end well for Rio.Just hosting the Olympics took everything out of the city. Trying to recover from them may be impossible.Nine mon...

May 24th, 2017 |  


LEADING OFF: Sale tries for 9th double-digit K game in row

LEADING OFF: Sale tries for 9th double-digit K game in row

A look at what’s happening all around the majors today:___A BIG FANRed Sox ace Chris Sale can set a major league record by striking out at least...

May 24th, 2017 |  


A big week for European golf, but baby steps to narrow gap

The European Tour has reason to celebrate, as long as it can avoid comparisons.The BMW PGA Championship this week is the signature event on the Europe...

May 24th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


Lundblads celebrate 50th

Lundblads celebrate 50th

A reception is planned to celebrate the 50th wedding anniversary of John and Alice Lundblad of Wilmington. It will be held 2-4 p.m. Saturday, April 8 ...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Wallace-Parker engagement announced

Wallace-Parker engagement announced

Kate Mackenzie Wallace of Midland, daughter of Marc and Cyndi Wallace of Sabina, and Joshua Martin Parker of Midland, son of Jeff and Susan Parker of ...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Fortner-Georges engagement

Fortner-Georges engagement

Mr. and Mrs. Brandon and Nichole Fortner of New Vienna announce the engagement of their daughter, Ivy Fortner, to Brian Georges, son of Mrs. Mary Ann ...

March 13th, 2017 updated: March 14th, 2017. |  


Johannes-Hayes wedding

Johannes-Hayes wedding

Hannah Johannes, daughter of Matt and Brenda Johannes of Wilmington, and Kameron Hayes, son of Kevin and Kim Hayes of Oregonia, were married on Jan. 1...

March 7th, 2017 updated: March 7th, 2017. |  


Clinton County February marriage licenses

Clinton County February marriage licenses

WILMINGTON — The following is a marriage license report from the Clinton County Probate Court. It includes the names of the couple, their towns ...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Cindy and Ed Black celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Paul Edward Black and the former Cynthia Wright were married on March 4, 1967.Cindy is a daughter of the late David and Barbara Wright, and Ed is a so...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Disappointed by negativity

Thank you to VFW, all veterans

A belated thank you to the VFW for the meal they prepared to celebrate our veterans going to Washington, D.C. for the Honor Flight. The food was delic...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Bringing bullying to forefront

The family photo of third-grader Gabriel Taye exudes happiness. The sharply dressed boy stands against a wall at his elementary school, grinning from ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


A passion for people

A passion for people

People get disappointed when their prayers are not answered. Then they worry, or question God.If their prayers are not answered, in exactly the way th...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Critical thinking and one-stop TV

The May 17 News Journal featured three letters. Two in particular struck me as the absolute reflection of our current state of the Divided States of A...

May 19th, 2017 |  


We won’t have another bailout

We won’t have another bailout

Too many in Washington and on Wall Street seem to have amnesia about the devastation the Great Recession wreaked in communities across the country ...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Making replant decision locally

Making replant decision locally

The weather finally allowed our farming community to have a somewhat successful week of planting both corn and soybeans.There is still lot’s to ...

May 19th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Reisinger joins Bane-Welker team

Reisinger joins Bane-Welker team

WILMINGTON – Brad Reisinger has joined the Bane-Welker Equipment Wilmington sales team.Reisinger is from Washington Court House and has been a p...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Air park certified by FAA

Air park certified by FAA

WILMINGTON — The Wilmington Air Park has again earned its Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Part 139 Certification, recognizing that the air...

May 15th, 2017 |  


Hospice earns national recognition

WILMINGTON — Community Care Hospice has earned national recognition as a recipient of Elite designation in the Hospice Honors program recognizin...

May 12th, 2017 |  


WNJ welcomes new Media Sales Rep Sasha Collins

WNJ welcomes new Media Sales Rep Sasha Collins

The News Journal welcomes the newest member of its staff, Media Sales Rep Sasha Collins.Sasha is a proud Wilmington native.She has spent her adult yea...

May 12th, 2017 |  


Salon Mane celebrates opening

Salon Mane celebrates opening

The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the grand opening of Salon Mane on Friday, May 5, at 40 W...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Chamber to host 3 open houses

Chamber to host 3 open houses

Join the Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce as they welcome Cheyenne Gasaway, CNP to Pinnacle Primary Care. She is joining Glenn Rogers, MD...

May 9th, 2017 |  


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