NEWS


Friends’ yearly meeting getting underway

Friends’ yearly meeting getting underway

Although the annual meeting of area Quakers (Religious Society of Friends) was initiated in 1892, the Quaker presence in Clinton County dates back to ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Retro sign of progress

Retro sign of progress

Mural artist Duane Richard, left, and John Sodini work on the newest mural to hit downtown Wilmington, near the intersection of Mulberry Street and Ma...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Man playing ‘Pokemon Go’ robbed of cellphone, shot in Ohio

COLUMBUS (AP) — Police say a man playing “Pokemon Go” in an Ohio park was robbed of his cellphone and shot three times.Columbus poli...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Meijer recalls salads, sandwiches due to salmonella risk

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Midwest retailer Meijer Inc. says some salads and sandwiches that it sells are being recalled due to a potential risk...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Bill Clinton tells a love story to make his case for Hillary

Bill Clinton tells a love story to make his case for Hillary

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — There have been millions of words, decades of video and reams of commentary devoted to their story. It’s been dissecte...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Crash claims Greenfield woman

Crash claims Greenfield woman

A Greenfield woman lost her life in a one-vehicle accident early Sunday morning near Leesburg.According to the Wilmington Post of the Ohio State Highw...

July 27th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Browns plan to hold wide receiver Josh Gordon accountable

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon displayed a willingness to change when he met with team officials after being reinstated fro...

July 28th, 2016 |  


The Latest: Hend and Taylor make 3 straight birdies

The Latest: Hend and Taylor make 3 straight birdies

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship (all times EDT):____12:50 p.m.Scott Hend and Vaughn Taylor had the first birdie runs...

July 28th, 2016 |  


LEADING OFF: TV, Calendar

Thursday Sports on TVCANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE9 p.m. ESPN2 — Winnipeg at EdmontonGOLF4:30 a.m. GOLF — Ricoh Women’s British Open9 a.m...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Dantonio: Quarterback race not settled

Dantonio: Quarterback race not settled

CHICAGO – Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio says Tyler O’Connor is in the lead to be the starting quarterback for the Spartans t...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Bruce homers in 5th straight game, Reds beat Giants

Bruce homers in 5th straight game, Reds beat Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jay Bruce homered in his career-high fifth straight game, connecting off Madison Bumgarner and leading Dan Straily and the ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Collins-Ledbetter wedding
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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


Family thanks those at fair

Our family would like to publicly thank those at the Clinton County Fairgrounds, both medical personnel on duty and those passing by, who took the tim...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Championing our first responders

Championing our first responders

I had the distinct honor this month to be presented with the 2016 Legislator of the Year Award on behalf of the Ohio Fire Chiefs’ Association (O...

July 22nd, 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 |  


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 |  


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