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At least 12 tornadoes strike Indiana, Ohio; no serious injuries

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A wave of severe storms produced at least a dozen tornadoes in Indiana and Ohio, damaging homes and businesses but causing n...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Farm safety priority with agritourism rise

Farm safety priority with agritourism rise

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — With the growth of agritourism and more people visiting local farms, states including Ohio and Connecticut officials are ...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Have respect during SCOL’s final season, urges East Clinton superintendent

Have respect during SCOL’s final season, urges East Clinton superintendent

LEES CREEK — Encouraging and demonstrating sportsmanship are two goals at East Clinton for the new school year — the final year before fiv...

August 24th, 2016 updated: August 24th, 2016. |  


‘Grandpa’ teaches his craft

‘Grandpa’ teaches his craft

WILMINGTON — In college, Isaac Dell made snowmen that looked like most snowmen do. But he got tired of that, and instead decided to make differe...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Blan school board seeks to fill vacancy

Blan school board seeks to fill vacancy

BLANCHESTER — Longtime Blanchester Board of Education member Claire Ledford will be resigning from the board on Friday, Sept. 2.She was first el...

August 24th, 2016 |  


When schoolsthreatened,learning lost

COLUMBUS (AP) — The prosecutor calls it “bomb week,” his shorthand for eight school threats — many written in school bathrooms...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Ladycats win suspended match with CNE 2-1

Ladycats win suspended match with CNE 2-1

The Blanchester girls soccer team defeated Clermont Northeastern 2-1 Thursday in a game that ended prematurely because of a lighting malfunction at Ba...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Massie JV golfers top Wilmington

The Clinton-Massie reserve boys golf team defeated Wilmington 197 to 247 Thursday at the Elks 797 Golf Club.Alex Burnham, Joey Marburger and Carsyn Cr...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Strong 2nd half lifts Blanchester boys 3-1

Strong 2nd half lifts Blanchester boys 3-1

BLANCHESTER — Dakota Penquite had five saves in goal and recorded a pair of assists as Blanchester defeated Clermont Northeastern 3-1 in a South...

August 25th, 2016 |  


McClain holds off Massie in SCOL volleyball

GREENFIELD — The Clinton-Massie volleyball team battled but came up on the short end of a 19-25, 25-23, 24-26, 17-25 volleyball match with McCla...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Blan 7th, 8th grade drop matches to Amelia

BLANCHESTER — The Blanchester seventh and eighth grade volleyball teams dropped matches Thursday to Amelia.The eighth grade Ladycats were defeat...

August 25th, 2016 |  


McClain scores 5-3 win over Massie boys

GREENFIELD — The Clinton-Massie boys soccer team dropped a 5-3 decision to McClain Thursday night in South Central Ohio League play.The Falcons,...

August 25th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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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


CARA bringing hope across Ohio

CARA bringing hope across Ohio

For the last three years I have worked on legislation to transform the federal government’s response to the heroin and opioid addiction epidemic...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Ready or not, self-driving cars on the way

Much has been written about vast changes coming to what we used to refer to as an “automobile” and mostly from the standpoint of new techn...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


This fall, Habitat for Humanity of Clinton County will dedicate our 35th home. Our organization would not be able to build homes without the generosit...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Second Law of Thermodynamics

Second Law of Thermodynamics

Don’t let the title of his essay turn you off — this is not going to be a column about physics or science. However, there are some laws of...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Portman defends, strengthens US manufacturing

From foreign nations manipulating their currency, to the Chinese dumping steel into the United States, American manufacturers have been left to fend f...

August 19th, 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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