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Clinton County eateries inspected

Clinton County eateries inspected

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

May 19th, 2017 |  


Wilmington fourth graders go to college

Wilmington fourth graders go to college

WILMINGTON — Fourth-grade students from Wilmington’s Holmes, Denver Place and East End elementary schools recently learned about the exper...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Prairie speed limit debated at Wilmington council

Prairie speed limit debated at Wilmington council

WILMINGTON — Should the speed limit on Prairie Avenue stay at 25 mph, or should it be 35? That was one of the discussions during Thursday’...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Pack 777, Wilmington, holds its annual Raingutter Regatta

Pack 777, Wilmington, holds its annual Raingutter Regatta

WILMINGTON — Pack 777 held its annual Raingutter Regatta recently at the St. Columbkille Parish Center in Wilmington. Seventeen Cub Scouts parti...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Buddy Poppy helps local veterans

Buddy Poppy helps local veterans

The common or field poppy, Papaver rhoeas, achieved prominence following World War I, with the wide publication of the John McCrae poem “In Flan...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Wilmington school district offers summer free lunch program

The Wilmington City School District is offering lunch free of charge to all children, 18 years and under, in the Wilmington community, Monday through ...

May 19th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Updated: 8:49 pm. |    
Clinton-Massie rips Ross, wins district title, 20-5
Stumbling Reds limp home after Cubs sweep trio

Stumbling Reds limp home after Cubs sweep trio

CHICAGO (AP) — The Cubs are starting to show the pop that helped propel them to their first championship in 108 years.For that, manager Joe Madd...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Demler, Hughes, county girls discus trio highlight district competition

Demler, Hughes, county girls discus trio highlight district competition

District track and field competition continued Thursday with Blanchester and Clinton-Massie boys at the Div. II New Richmond District and East Clinton...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Massie ready for rematch with Ross

Massie ready for rematch with Ross

The Clinton-Massie softball team has been waiting for this game since May 23 last year.On Friday in the Division II Mason 1 District championship game...

May 18th, 2017 updated: May 19th, 2017. |  


9-under 26 wins Community outing at Elks 797 GC

The team of Clarence Cross, Bill Ross and Jim Luck had 9-under par 26 Thursday and won the Community Golf League outing at the Elks 797 Golf Club.The ...

May 18th, 2017 |  


State-ranked Rams blank Falcons in ’17 finale 9-0

State-ranked Rams blank Falcons in ’17 finale 9-0

HAMILTON — State-ranked Ross started fast and never allowed Clinton-Massie in the game Thursday as the Rams ended the Falcons season with a 9-0 ...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Falcons set for Rams rematch

Falcons set for Rams rematch

The Clinton-Massie softball team, ranked No. 6 in the state, will face unranked Ross at 12:30 p.m. Friday in the Division II Mason 1 District champion...

May 18th, 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


Supporting business development

Supporting business development

The state of Ohio and its southwestern region in particular have so much potential for growth and development. We continue to see companies and people...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Honoring law enforcement officers

Honoring law enforcement officers

On October 1, 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed into law a measure to officially designate May 15 as National Peace Officers Memorial Day, and th...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Don’t retreat from drug problem

Don’t retreat from drug problem

Last week the media reported that the White House is considering cutting 95 percent of the funding for the Office of National Drug Control Policy (OND...

May 18th, 2017 |  


LC a great life experience

I had heard about Leadership Clinton in the past but never really looked into what it was until I was asked my employer to partake in the class. At fi...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Running US not like a business

Running US not like a business

Our president says he wants to run the country like a business. But it turns out running the government isn’t like running a business after all....

May 18th, 2017 |  


You’re on God’s Candid Camera!

You’re on God’s Candid Camera!

Communities all over the country are doing it. It has become in some cases a very lucrative source of income.The “it” in these communities...

May 18th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


Pinnacle welcomes new nurse practitioner

Pinnacle welcomes new nurse practitioner

WILMINGTON — CMH Regional Health System and Wilmington Physicians Group have welcomed full-time certified nurse practitioner Cheyenne Gasaway wh...

May 5th, 2017 updated: May 8th, 2017. |  


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