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First lady draws sharp portrait of Trump, without naming him

First lady draws sharp portrait of Trump, without naming him

WASHINGTON (AP) — Without mentioning Donald Trump by name, first lady Michelle Obama stood before the Democratic convention on Monday and drew a...

July 26th, 2016 |  


WOMBOLD

Maude A. “Peggy” Wombold, 85, of Hillsboro died July 23, 2016. Family and friends are invited to attend a graveside service at 11 a.m. Mon...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Community Action seeks $90K for senior center

Community Action seeks $90K for senior center

WILMINGTON — The board for Community Action is asking that $90,000 in surplus funds from the senior services levy go toward the Clinton County S...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Two crashes hurt at least 10

Two crashes hurt at least 10

At least seven people were injured in a two-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon at the intersection of State Route 350 East and US 22/3 East near the Cli...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Raucous convention underway

Raucous convention underway

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Angry Democrats heckled outgoing party chief Debbie Wasserman Schultz with boos and cries of “shame!” on Monday ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Recent Blan grad passes; was passenger in late June accident

Recent Blan grad passes; was passenger in late June accident

CINCINNATI — After nearly a month on life support and after undergoing several surgeries, a recent Blanchester High School graduate died Monday ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Harbaugh coaches to a different drummer

CHICAGO – Michigan tight end Jake Butt offered a concise description of his coach Jim Harbaugh at the Big Ten Football Media Days on Monday.R...

July 26th, 2016 |  


7-under 28 wins senior outing at Elks 797

The team of David Doyle, Pete Fentress and Jim Luck had a 7-under par 28 Tuesday and won the Senior Golf League outing at the Elks 797 Golf Course.The...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffs

Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffs

CHICAGO (AP) — Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany does not envision the Rose Bowl moving from its New Year’s Day spot in order to accommodate...

July 26th, 2016 |  


At least 105 Russian athletes banned so far

At least 105 Russian athletes banned so far

MOSCOW (AP) — At least 105 athletes from the 387-strong Russian Olympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connecti...

July 26th, 2016 |  


NFL, players union announce new game-day concussion protocol

NFL, players union announce new game-day concussion protocol

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL and the players association have announced a new policy regarding game-day concussion protocol and discipline for clubs ...

July 26th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Allison Hope Reeder debuts
Wells 50th anniversary

Wells 50th anniversary

Donald E. Wells and the former Barbara Browning were married July 15, 1966 by Rev. Thomas Shirk at Wilmington Friends Church.The Wilmington couple has...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Camps to celebrate 55th anniversary

Camps to celebrate 55th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Charles “Bob” and Shirley Slimp Camp will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 25.They were married at ...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Gwen Smith arrives

Gwen Smith arrives

A girl, Gwen Smith, was born at 1:21 a.m. Nov. 11, 2015 to Laura (Geer) Smith and Kasey Smith at Miami Valley South. She weighed 9 pounds, 10.5 ounces...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Grayson Lee McGraw arrives

Grayson Lee McGraw arrives

Jeremy and Samantha McGraw of New Vienna are proud to announce the birth of their second child, Grayson Lee, born May 22, 2016. He weighed 7 pounds, 6...

June 20th, 2016 |  


Isaac Michael Hanenkrat arrives

Isaac Michael Hanenkrat arrives

Zachary Hanenkrat and Bethany (Bogan) Hanenkrat are excited to announce the birth of their son, Isaac Michael, born May 10 at 3:39 p.m. at Miami Valle...

June 17th, 2016 |  


Maxine Summers Kuhns celebrates 100th

Maxine Summers Kuhns celebrates 100th

Friends, family and community members celebrated in grand style the 100th birthday of lifelong Wilmington resident Maxine Summers Kuhns on Sunday, Jun...

June 14th, 2016 |  


OPINION


WPD chief: Beware of online dating scams

WPD chief: Beware of online dating scams

Millions of Americans visit online dating websites every year, hoping to find a companion or even a soul mate. We want to warn you that criminals use ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


WPD chief thanks community

A letter to the Wilmington Community,First, thank you for giving me the opportunity to serve as the police chief for the City of Wilmington. It is tru...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Start scouting for problem weeds

Start scouting for problem weeds

Does anybody have a snow cone machine? With the heat this weekend, it might be the best thing to cure the effects of the horrible heat. My recommendat...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


OVI and vehicular assault

OVI and vehicular assault

On Jan. 3, 2013, Antonia Earley – a 29-year-old Cuyahoga County woman – was driving more than 70 mph on side streets when she crashed into...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Lessons are learned “from away”

Lessons are learned “from away”

Serving the church as a Discipleship Minister is challenging. My job is to follow the example set in scripture by organizing times for the study of Go...

July 21st, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


ATSG to repurchase $50M common shares

ATSG to repurchase $50M common shares

WILMINGTON – Air Transport Services Group, Inc. announced that it has agreed to repurchase $50 million of its common shares at $13.07 per share ...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Nutrition on tap at 1572 Roadhouse BBQ

A new restaurant offers bold flavor and unique atmosphere at the Renaissance Festival, opening the weekend of June 17.Is it true that beer can be nutr...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Glass Roots Studio to sell handcrafted items

Glass Roots Studio to sell handcrafted items

VERNON TOWNSHIP — Her lifetime desire to learn stained glass came true for Wilmington-area resident Mary Eason.“That’s the day I fou...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Wilmington welcomes SC Boats

Wilmington welcomes SC Boats

The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon-cutting at SC Boats in celebration of their new Wilmington location at 185 Pa...

June 13th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA