NEWS


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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 |  


Clinton County commissioners can be advisors for charitable fund, says Ohio AG

Clinton County commissioners can be advisors for charitable fund, says Ohio AG

WILMINGTON — A key step has occurred for the planned creation of a charitable fund consisting of millions of dollars that come from the former c...

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


CLINTON COUNTY COMMON PLEASJOHN W. ‘TIM’ RUDDUCK, JUDGE

CLINTON COUNTY COMMON PLEASJOHN W. ‘TIM’ RUDDUCK, JUDGE

FRIDAY, JANUARY 20 — 8:30 a.m., Teresa A. Coil v. Bureau of Workers Compensation, final pretrial; 9 a.m., State of Ohio v. Beverly D. Blackwell,...

January 19th, 2017 |  


WPD: Man arrested for robbery

WPD: Man arrested for robbery

WILMINGTON — A local man was arrested Thursday afternoon and charged with robbery.During the early morning hours of Tuesday, Jan. 17, officers w...

January 19th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Clinton-Massie JV girls basketball stampeded by Lady Mustangs

ADAMS TOWNSHIP — The Clinton-Massie reserve girls basketball team was defeated by Lynchburg-Clay 32-26 Thursday in a non-conference matchup at t...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Blanchester JV girls basketball loses to Felicity in OT

BLANCHESTER — The Blanchester girls reserve basketball team lost Thursday night in overtime to Felicity, 41-35.The game was tied at 30 at the en...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Moore adds 4 to WC football staff

Moore adds 4 to WC football staff

Wilmington College football coach Bryan Moore has nearly completed his staff for the upcoming season with the hiring of Corey Fillipovich, Matt Byrne,...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Becky VanPelt honored at Takedown Cancer event at WHS

Becky VanPelt honored at Takedown Cancer event at WHS

Becky VanPelt was the honoree Thursday at Wilmington High School’s Takedown Cancer event at Fred Summers Court. Becky, who passed away in March ...

January 20th, 2017 |  


UCLA’s Ball, Villanova’s Josh Hart lead list of top players

UCLA’s Ball, Villanova’s Josh Hart lead list of top players

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — It didn’t take long to spot college basketball’s top performers this season, not with star UCLA freshman Lonzo ...

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


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A president for all (?)

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. |  


Comparing health care systems

One night last week our household received a phone call from Rep. Stivers’ office indicating he was talking with those who responded to his rand...

January 17th, 2017 |  


How do we stop the dying?

How do we stop the dying?

Fables, proverbs and stories … we can sometimes learn difficult lessons from sad tales. Here is such a tale.“Two men were enjoying a calm,...

January 16th, 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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