NEWS


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High-speed Clinton Co. chase ends in Lebanon
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Blan student injured at baseball practice
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Afternoon crash injures 3
Sanders honored for career shaped by music

Sanders honored for career shaped by music

Editor’s Note: This is the seventh of eight stories appearing daily in the News Journal on the members of the 2017 Class of the Outstanding Wome...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Freezin’ for a reason at Polar Plunge

Freezin’ for a reason at Polar Plunge

Special Olympics Ohio will encourage the public to do some Freezin’ for a Reason on Saturday, March 11 at the 7th Annual Caesar Creek Polar Plun...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Blan passes budget

Blan passes budget

BLANCHESTER — Blanchester officially has a budget.The 2017 budget was passed during Thursday night’s council meeting. Set at $15.5 million...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Supreme Court could decide transgender case. Or not.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Both the transgender teen who sued to use a boys’ bathroom and the Virginia school board that won’t let him still ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Miami U. student’s alcohol-related death ruled accident

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — A coroner’s office says the alcohol-related death of 18-year-old student at Miami University in Ohio last month has be...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Dakota Access oil pipeline could be operating within weeks

CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Oil could be flowing through the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline in less than two weeks, according to court documen...

February 24th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


WC women 8th at OAC indoor track, field meet

WC women 8th at OAC indoor track, field meet

BEREA- The Wilmington College women’s track and field team competed in the final day of the Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) Indoor Track and Fiel...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Wildcats hang on as Blue Jays’ last shot falls short, 60-58

Wildcats hang on as Blue Jays’ last shot falls short, 60-58

MT. ORAB – With 7.7 seconds left and Ripley-Union-Lewis-Huntington trailing Blanchester 60-58, Ryan Dunn raced up the floor with the Blue Jays&#...

February 25th, 2017 |  


UPDATE w/photos, quotes, summary: Unbeaten ONU defeats WC 70-55

UPDATE w/photos, quotes, summary: Unbeaten ONU defeats WC 70-55

ADA — The Wilmington College women’s basketball team rallied on multiple occasions Saturday but were unable to get over the hump in a 70-5...

February 25th, 2017 updated: February 25th, 2017. |  


Stacy 2nd in shot at OAC indoor meet

Stacy 2nd in shot at OAC indoor meet

BEREA- The Wilmington College women’s track and field team competed in the first of two days of the Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) Indoor Track ...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Burnam has solid first day at OAC indoor meet

BEREA - The Wilmington College men’s track and field team competed in the first of two days of the Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) Indoor Track a...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Falcons claw Mohawks; Dunbar up next

Falcons claw Mohawks; Dunbar up next

KETTERING - Clinton-Massie took control late in the first quarter and never looked back Friday in registering a 62-48 win over Madison in a Div. II se...

February 24th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Updated: 12:17 pm. |    
Wertz-McCray wedding
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Fawley-DeVault engagement
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Updated: 7:09 pm. |    
Reveals celebrate 70 years
Announcing Aniston Dawn Harrison

Announcing Aniston Dawn Harrison

A baby girl, Aniston Dawn Harrison, was born on Dec. 29, 2016 at 8:50 p.m. in Houston, Texas to Nicholas and Destinee (Burden) Harrison. She weighed 6...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Dolly Gibson to celebrate 90th with reception on Sunday, Jan. 15

Dolly Gibson to celebrate 90th with reception on Sunday, Jan. 15

Dolly M. Gibson will turn 90 on Jan. 17.She was born to parents Fred and Rachel Murphy of Dayton. Dolly met and married Frank Gibson of Sabina. They m...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Thirey-Painter wedding

Thirey-Painter wedding

Rebekah Marie Thirey of West Carrollton and Daniel Paul Painter of Waynesville were married Sept. 3, 2016 by Mark Schindler at the bride’s paren...

December 29th, 2016 |  


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 |  


OPINION


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Reps must hear constituents

Cultivating interstate relationships

Cultivating interstate relationships

At the start of the 132nd General Assembly, one of the many tasks my staff, leadership team, and I must discuss and establish are the standing committ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Attacking the earth

One of the terrible features of the agenda of President Trump and some Republicans is an attack upon the earth we live on. One aspect of this attack i...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Work together, stand for something

Work together, stand for something

When we work together, more gets accomplished! When parents work together, share wisdom and information, and encourage one another, then kids have mor...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


FAQ: Can You Be Sure? Part 2

FAQ: Can You Be Sure? Part 2

Have you ever bet on a “sure thing”? Whether it is a horse race (Dancer’s Pride in the fourth race at Aqueduct) or a football game (...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Why pay more for tooth damage?

Wilmington City Council is about to vote on water fluoridation and is currently considering the cost of installation and storage facilities. What they...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


The ghosts of Valentine’s Day

The ghosts of Valentine’s Day

I remember a time in my life when Valentine’s Day truly meant something … when it was filled with cards and candies to go along with passi...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Air park welcomes law office

Re-brand for AZEK Building Products

WILMINGTON — AZEK Building Products, formerly known as CPG, kicked off 2017 by announcing a re-brand under a new name. The developer of premium ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


MC Sports files Chapter 11

MC Sports files Chapter 11

GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan —MC Sports, which has one of its 68 stores in Wilmington, announced this week it has initiated voluntary reorganization p...

February 15th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


The Book Farm open in Blanchester

The Book Farm open in Blanchester

BLANCHESTER — The Book Farm, Inc. is proud to announce the opening of their children’s book outlet store in Blanchester.A new venture for ...

February 7th, 2017 |  


McCarty Gardens under new ownership

McCarty Gardens under new ownership

As the calendar flipped to a new year, at McCarty Gardens time is not the only thing to change — after 20 years in business, Mike McCarty has st...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Alkermes to add 90+ jobs

Alkermes to add 90+ jobs

WILMINGTON — Alkermes, a global biopharmaceutical company with a facility in Wimington, has been approved for a new project through the Ohio Tax...

February 1st, 2017 |  


ATSG: Work stoppage hurt results

ATSG: Work stoppage hurt results

WILMINGTON – Air Transport Services Group, Inc. announced Friday that its Adjusted EBITDA from Continuing Operations is expected to be approxima...

January 27th, 2017 |  


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