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Wilmington council finalizes bed tax shift

Wilmington council finalizes bed tax shift

WILMINGTON — A third and final vote on how hotel taxes are distributed passed Wilmington council 6-1 and became law Thursday.As written, the ord...

August 19th, 2016 |  


CMH to welcome new general surgeon

CMH to welcome new general surgeon

WILMINGTON — CMH Regional Health System welcomed this month a new general surgeon, Dr. Byron Stapleton. He joins general surgeons Dr. Daniel Mwa...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Health Hotline expanding to Clinton County

Health Hotline expanding to Clinton County

COLUMBUS—State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) recently announced the approval of state funding to expand Ohio’s 2-1-1 hea...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Fire destroys barn

Fire destroys barn

The Wilmington Fire Department responded early Friday morning to an abandoned barn fully engulfed in flames in the 200 block of East Locust Street, ac...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Ohio unemployment down from June; up slightly from year ago

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio’s unemployment rate for July was down compared with the previous month, but up slightly from the rate reported a year...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Why are you worrying?

Why are you worrying?

Do you ever worry? Of course, you do; we all do.I suppose that worry could probably be called the universal problem of people everywhere. It is someth...

August 18th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


8-under wins senior outing at Elk 797 GC

The team of Tim Martin, Dick Mitchener and Denny Kruszka shot an 8-under par 27 Tuesday and won the Senior Golf League outing at the Elks 797 Golf Clu...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Inexperienced WRs trying to make an impact with Ohio State

Inexperienced WRs trying to make an impact with Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — When Ohio State receivers Michael Thomas, Jalin Marshall and Braxton Miller departed for the NFL, they took with them 80 p...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Park and Pak share legacy in South Korean women’s golf

Park and Pak share legacy in South Korean women’s golf

RIO DE JANEIRO — Se Ri Pak could hear the burst of noise from 500 yards away and it wasn’t hard to figure out what was causing the commoti...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Top European clubs set to win in new Champions League deal

Top European clubs set to win in new Champions League deal

GENEVA (AP) — The richest clubs and biggest leagues in Europe are set to tighten their grip on the Champions League’s future format and pr...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


LEADING OFF: TV, Local Calendar

Tuesday Sports on TVBOXING9 p.m. FS1 — Caleb Plant vs. Juan De Angel, super middleweightsLITTLE LEAGUE WORLD SERIES11 a.m. ESPN — Consolat...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Ashmore-Hogle engagement
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Bowman-Bozolo wedding

Bowman-Bozolo wedding

Jessica Ann Bowman of Tampa, Florida and John Daniel Bozolo of Tampa were married June 25, 2016 at Eagles Golf Club in Odessa, Florida by Pastor Brian...

August 8th, 2016 |  


Hall-Stroud engagement

Hall-Stroud engagement

Paul and Jill Hall of Williamsburg announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Anna Katherine, to Dr. Andrew Stroud, son of Kevin...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


Jane Fauber to celebrate 90th birthday

Jane Fauber, a lifelong resident of Highland County near New Vienna and a New Vienna High School graduate of the class of 1944, will be celebrating he...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Collins-Ledbetter wedding

Collins-Ledbetter wedding

Robert Alan Ledbetter and Katie Beth Collins were united in marriage Saturday, June 4, 2016 in Wilmington. The candlelight ceremony and reception were...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Allison Hope Reeder debuts

Allison Hope Reeder debuts

John and Rachel Reeder of South Lebanon are pleased to announce the arrival of their daughter, Allison Hope Reeder, born April 27, 2017. She weighed 6...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Middleton, McKay announce engagement

Middleton, McKay announce engagement

Keith and Carolyn Middleton along with Rod and Nancy McKay, all of Wilmington, are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their ch...

July 18th, 2016 |  


OPINION


More progress in battle against opiates

More progress in battle against opiates

The drug abuse epidemic is devastating communities and schools all across our country. In fact, overdoses from prescription painkillers and heroin are...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Connecting community, agriculture

Connecting community, agriculture

At the end of July every year, the Ohio State Fair begins its annual 12 day exhibition in the capital city — bringing kids, teenagers, and adult...

August 19th, 2016 updated: August 19th, 2016. |  


No disability for man’s asbestosis

No disability for man’s asbestosis

In 1983, Robert Boyd – who is now in his early 90s – retired from the Scotts Miracle-Gro Company. Twenty-two years later, in 2005, he file...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Support for Honor Flight outstanding

I am writing in an effort to keep the community updated on the progress of the Clinton County Honor Flight project.What started as a simple fundraisin...

August 18th, 2016 |  


The spiritual discipline of confession

Last Sunday I confessed before our church one of my personal sins. Verbal confession brings a certain kind of freedom and healing that is found in no ...

August 18th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Brown: It’s new day in funeral service

Brown: It’s new day in funeral service

WILMINGTON — Kevin Brown, the licensed director for a funeral home that opens Monday in Wilmington, said their work will include educating the p...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Wilmington Savings Bank now offers FHA, VA loans

WILMINGTON – In addition to more traditional home loans, hometown community bank Wilmington Savings Bank is also now offering FHA and VA loans. ...

July 21st, 2016 |  


GPE debuts new flight simulator at CC Airport

GPE debuts new flight simulator at CC Airport

WILMINGTON – Great Plains Enterprises, LLC Flight Training Center has taken delivery of a new DCX MAX ProMotion Flight Simulator for their fligh...

July 15th, 2016 |  


CMH Regional Health System welcomes Achint Choksy, MD

CMH Regional Health System welcomes Achint Choksy, MD

WILMINGTON — CMH Regional Health System and Wilmington Physicians Group announced Tuesday that they’ve brought on a new full-time physicia...

July 12th, 2016 |  


Wilmington’s Pennewitt interns with AMVC

Wilmington’s Pennewitt interns with AMVC

AUDOBON, IOWA — AMVC Management Services recently welcomed Crystal Pennewitt, daughter of Mark and Pat Pennewitt of Wilmington, for an advanced ...

July 5th, 2016 |  


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 |  


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