NEWS


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SSCC launches 22+ Adult HS Diploma program
GOP convention ends quietly with few arrests after protests

GOP convention ends quietly with few arrests after protests

CLEVELAND (AP) — Tensions gave way to relief in Cleveland as the Republican convention concluded quietly with two dozen arrests over four days t...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


The art of finishing well

The art of finishing well

On the eve of our 43rd wedding anniversary, I am reminded of an incident which occurred in the life of some folks I know and love very dearly. This in...

July 21st, 2016 |  


GOP finale: Trump accepts nomination

GOP finale: Trump accepts nomination

It was Donald Trump’s moment to make his case to the country — and to the many rattled doubters in his own party.The most important speech...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Angels Awaiting on cusp of opening

Angels Awaiting on cusp of opening

WILMINGTON — A new, local maternity home for homeless, pregnant teenagers is one step away from opening and taking in those in need. It only nee...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Clinton County Court of Common Pleas sentences six felons

Clinton County Court of Common Pleas sentences six felons

WILMINGTON — This report is compiled from a criminal case disposition report provided by the Clinton County Clerk of Courts. The following cases...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Wanna see a wallaby?

Wanna see a wallaby?

Sydney Bennett, 9, right, pets a female wallaby, 7, during a presentation Thursday at the Wilmington Public Library given by Bob Heyob, left, of Horse...

July 21st, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Busch turns weekend into clean sweep with Brickyard 400 win

Busch turns weekend into clean sweep with Brickyard 400 win

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kyle Busch won the Brickyard 400 on Sunday to make it clean sweep at Indianapolis.He led a race-record 149 of the 170 laps a...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Aussies won’t move to Rio village yet; power, plumbing fears

Aussies won’t move to Rio village yet; power, plumbing fears

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The head of Australia’s delegation said Sunday its 700 athletes and staff would not move into rooms at the Rio de Ja...

July 24th, 2016 |  


White Sox suspend top pitcher Chris Sale for 5 days

White Sox suspend top pitcher Chris Sale for 5 days

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox suspended ace Chris Sale five days without pay for destroying collared throwback uniforms the team was sche...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Ken Griffey Jr and Mike Piazza set to enter Hall of Fame

Ken Griffey Jr and Mike Piazza set to enter Hall of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — When they were drafted nearly three decades ago, one was on everybody’s baseball radar, the other a blip at best,...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Votto hits 3-run HR, Reds beat slumping Diamondbacks 6-2

Votto hits 3-run HR, Reds beat slumping Diamondbacks 6-2

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joey Votto extended his post-All Star break surge with a three-run homer, and Dan Straily pitched six innings on Friday night,...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


NFL to review domestic violence allegations against Elliott

NFL to review domestic violence allegations against Elliott

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The NFL says it is reviewing domestic violence allegations against Dallas Cowboys rookie Ezekiel Elliott.A police report s...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Allison Hope Reeder debuts
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Wells 50th anniversary
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 |  


Williamsons celebrate 70 years

Williamsons celebrate 70 years

WILMINGTON — John and Marie Williamson will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with an open house on Sunday, June 26 from 2 to 4 p.m. at t...

June 13th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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OVI and vehicular assault
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 |  


Portman works to promote U.S. industry

I have been a Wilmington City Councilman since 2001 … during both good times and times that were not so good.In 2008, DHL cut 9,500 jobs in the ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Melvin Oliver: Bee man extraordinaire

Melvin Oliver: Bee man extraordinaire

The John Deere started right up after a long winter in the garage. There wasn’t a cloud in the blue sky, and the lawn tractor was purring. So wa...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Now’s the time to get a passport

Now’s the time to get a passport

Every year, millions of Americans travel overseas for work or family vacations. Those with plans to travel outside of our borders for the first time w...

July 19th, 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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