NEWS


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Michael Moore to film TV event here
Clarksville Family Care opens Saturday

Clarksville Family Care opens Saturday

CLARKSVILLE — An affordable, cash-only (also accepting Visa and MasterCard) family health care practice that accepts walk-in visits will debut S...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Wilmington man who robbed neighbor gets 4-year term

Wilmington man who robbed neighbor gets 4-year term

WILMINGTON — A local man received a four-year prison term for robbery where he went into a neighbor’s bedroom with a knife and demanded mo...

September 27th, 2016 |  


State: Audit finds more illegal spending in Village of Martinsville

State: Audit finds more illegal spending in Village of Martinsville

COLUMBUS – The amount of illegally spent tax dollars continues to add up at the Village of Martinsville, where state auditors previously found f...

September 27th, 2016 |  


What to know about prostate cancer

What to know about prostate cancer

WILMINGTON — At the Foster J. Boyd, M.D., Regional Cancer Center - A Member of The James Cancer Network, prostate cancer is the fourth most comm...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Raising funds for dog park

Raising funds for dog park

Kirsten Astler, left foreground, paints a portrait of her dog Howard at Saturday’s fundraiser for the Wilmington dog park. She is looking at a p...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Recycle and be ‘Culprit of the Week’

October is “Get Caught Recycling” Month in Clinton County, and local recyclers will be rewarded with some R&R for practicing the 3 R&#...

September 27th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Southern State men pick up first win of season 6-1

The Southern State Community College men’s soccer team picked up its first win of the season this past weekend in Michigan.On Sunday the Patriot...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Schafer, Penquite spark BHS boys to 5-0 win

OWENSVILLE — Sam Schafer had a hat trick and goalkeeper Dakota Penquite posted a shutout as Blanchester defeated Clermont Northeastern Tuesday i...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Blanchester, CNE girls play to 0-0 tie

OWENSVILLE — Blanchester and Clermont Northeastern played to a 0-0 tie Tuesday in a Southern Buckeye Athletic & Academic Conference match at...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Motivation doesn’t always come on the course in Ryder Cup

Motivation doesn’t always come on the course in Ryder Cup

CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The U.S. has done almost everything to try and win a Ryder Cup again, including having Tiger Woods on the team as an assist...

September 28th, 2016 |  


McIlroy wants to return ‘gift’ of winning to Clarke

McIlroy wants to return ‘gift’ of winning to Clarke

CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Rory McIlroy didn’t think his 10th birthday could get any better.His father took him to Royal Portrush in Northern Ir...

September 28th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


4:00 pm |    
Tamplins celebrate 50th
Taylors welcome addition to family

Taylors welcome addition to family

Jacob Wilbe Taylor was born on June 24, 2016 at the Miami Valley Hospital to Mara and James Taylor of Sabina.Jacob also joins a brother, Jace Michael ...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Ashmore-Hogle engagement

Ashmore-Hogle engagement

Nellie Ashmore of Wilmington, daughter of Guy and Sandy Ashmore of Clarksville, and Joel Hogle of Wilmington, son of Gary Hogle and Barb Lahman of Nor...

August 12th, 2016 |  


Howells to celebrate 50th anniversary

Howells to celebrate 50th anniversary

Leroy and Bonnie Bradley Howell of Sabina are observing their 50th wedding anniversary.Mr. and Mrs. Howell were married on Aug. 15, 1966 in Sabina.The...

August 12th, 2016 |  


Stephens’ 65th anniversary on Friday

Stephens’ 65th anniversary on Friday

Cy and Joan Stephens of Wilmington will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Friday, Aug. 12.Mr. Stephens and the former Joan DeVoe were marrie...

August 10th, 2016 updated: August 10th, 2016. |  


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 |  


OPINION


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Moved to Tears: Part II
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How it used to be done

Pull the ‘right’ lever on Nov. 8

This is clearly one of the “most important” presidential elections in many years for all of us! This is an election about the future direc...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Weeds bad in ‘16; what to consider for ‘17

Weeds bad in ‘16; what to consider for ‘17

If you drive around the county and take note of weed issues in fields, you will notice there are continued problems with marestail and ragweeds this y...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Workforce development a key

Workforce development a key

Many of the bills passed by the legislature and signed by the governor earlier this year have recently gone into effect. One of those pieces of legisl...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Apology from motorist accepted

This is a follow-up letter to the one I wrote when I was almost hit by a car on Rombach at the Kroger entrance. Today in the mail I received a card fr...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Democrats are party of the people

The Democratic Party is the party for and of the people. The Republican Party is now controlled by the super-rich.Hillary Clinton has worked for the b...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Carfentanil deadly, even to the touch

Carfentanil deadly, even to the touch

Carfentanil is an analogue of the popular synthetic opioid analgesic fentanyl, and is a Schedule II drug. It is most often used as a general anestheti...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Main Street Wilmington names interim directors

Main Street Wilmington names interim directors

WILMINGTON — Main Street Wilmington has selected Julie Bolton of Chester Township and Darcy Reynolds of Wilmington to serve jointly as the organ...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Welcoming Buckingham Financial

Welcoming Buckingham Financial

The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Buckingham Financial Group into our community with a grand opening and ribbon-cutting on Th...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Welcoming Sensory Spot

Welcoming Sensory Spot

The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Sensory Spot into Clinton County on Saturday, Sept. 17 with an open house and ribbon-cuttin...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Gotta Have It Flooring to make debut

Gotta Have It Flooring to make debut

WILMINGTON — The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce helps bring Gotta Have It Flooring into the community with a grand opening celebr...

September 16th, 2016 |  


WNJ welcomes new reporter

WNJ welcomes new reporter

Wilmington native John Hamilton has joined the News Journal as a reporter.He previously served as a reporter for the Wapakoneta (Ohio) Daily News, cov...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Dr. Goddard joins Beacon Orthopaedics

Dr. Goddard joins Beacon Orthopaedics

WILMINGTON — Beacon Orthopaedics has welcomed Dr. Nicole Goddard, a board-certified, fellowship-trained sports medicine specialist. She has work...

September 15th, 2016 |  


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