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Family finds freedom as drug trafficking grandma goes to prison

Family finds freedom as drug trafficking grandma goes to prison

April Michelle Holley said her life has been anything but normal. The 55-year-old grandmother plead guilty Jan. 19 to three felony charges for traffic...

February 20th, 2017 |  


A people-centered newspaperman: Bob McNemar, News Journal editor in mid-1950s

A people-centered newspaperman: Bob McNemar, News Journal editor in mid-1950s

WILMINGTON — When Bob McNemar was a college student, he and his father and brother came down with tuberculosis and Bob spent months in bed in re...

February 17th, 2017 |  


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 ...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


Wilmington police reports

Wilmington police reports

WILMINGTON — The following report is generated from reports provided by the Wilmington Police Department. All those arrested are presumed innoce...

February 17th, 2017 |  


OWCC: Passion for community work recognized

OWCC: Passion for community work recognized

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

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


City council gets fluoride update

City council gets fluoride update

WILMINGTON — While the fluoride resolution was postponed until the next council meeting, Safety/Service Director Brian Shidaker gave an update o...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


Massie freshmen rally but fall short to Bellbrook

The Clinton-Massie boys freshman basketball team battled back but fell short in the end, 34-28, Saturday night against Bellbrook at the CM gym.The Fal...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Falcons post JV win over Astros 51-22

LEES CREEK — Clinton-Massie’s reserve boys basketball team posted a 51-22 win over East Clinton Friday night in South Central Ohio League ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


WC baseball drops DH to Sewanee

SEWANEE, Tenn. – The Wilmington College baseball team was swept in a doubleheader Sunday against Sewanee as the Tigers completed the three-game ...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


Gonzaga, Villanova, Kansas stay 1-2-3 in AP poll

Gonzaga, Villanova, Kansas stay 1-2-3 in AP poll

For the third straight week, Gonzaga, Villanova and Kansas are the top three teams in The Associated Press college basketball poll.It is the fourth we...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Elliott nips Earnhardt to win 2nd straight Daytona 500 pole

Elliott nips Earnhardt to win 2nd straight Daytona 500 pole

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — It’s impossible to tell the history of NASCAR without mentioning Elliott and Earnhardt.As the series shifts int...

February 20th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Reveals celebrate 70 years
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 |  


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 |  


OPINION


FAQ: Just how can you be sure?

FAQ: Just how can you be sure?

I will never forget Dr. Archibald McMillan, one of my professors during my first term at THE Ohio State University. [Note: His name has been changed t...

February 16th, 2017 |  


We need revolution in parenting

We need revolution in parenting

So who is ultimately responsible for our young people, their choices, the outcomes of their lives? How can we play a vital part in making a difference...

February 16th, 2017 |  


The Oscars, for conservatives

The Oscars, for conservatives

“Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the first-ever Conservative Academy Awards, brought to you from the party room of Al’s Steakhouse at the...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Standing up to Russia

Standing up to Russia

Last week we sent a clear, bipartisan message to President Trump that we should strengthen – not weaken – Russian sanctions, and that Cong...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Helping Habitat help Ohioans

Helping Habitat help Ohioans

I’m a strong supporter of the work that Habitat for Humanity and their 55 affiliates do across Ohio. Habitat provides about 5,000 homeownership ...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Sign Bridge Act for Dreamers

President Trump’s remarks on deporting undocumented immigrants, and the recent arrest of a Dreamer in Seattle, are a threat to the economy of ou...

February 15th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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MC Sports files Chapter 11
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 |  


Blan company to add space, jobs

Blan company to add space, jobs

BLANCHESTER — The Allen Company, headquartered in Blanchester, broke ground Wednesday to expand their facility.Stan W. A. Dohan, MAS, MASI said ...

January 26th, 2017 |  


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