NEWS


5:23 pm |    
Eyes on Trump, Clinton Co.
1:08 pm |    
Welcoming Dr. Stapleton
Wilmington police bust suspected trafficker

Wilmington police bust suspected trafficker

WILMINGTON — Wilmington police arrested a woman after executing a drug search warrant just after midnight Tuesday.According to WPD Chief Duane W...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Clinton (Co.) set to welcome Trump

Clinton (Co.) set to welcome Trump

WILMINGTON — Rarely, if ever, has a Clinton welcomed a Trump with open arms. But history will be made Thursday when Clinton County rolls out the...

August 30th, 2016 updated: August 30th, 2016. |  


Lap dogs come in all sizes

Lap dogs come in all sizes

Wilmington hosted just about any dog breed you can think of — and their owners — over the weekend at the International All Breed Canine As...

August 30th, 2016 updated: August 30th, 2016. |  


Mattingly named WNJ advertising manager

Mattingly named WNJ advertising manager

WILMINGTON — Elizabeth Mattingly has been named advertising manager of the Wilmington News Journal, announced Civitas Media Group Publisher Rand...

August 30th, 2016 |  


OSHP to hold local OVI checkpoint

OSHP to hold local OVI checkpoint

WILMINGTON — The Ohio State Highway Patrol Wilmington Post announced that troopers will operate an OVI Checkpoint to deter and intercept impaire...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Several hurt in crash near Blanchester

Several hurt in crash near Blanchester

Several people were injured in a two-vehicle crash on State Route 28 in Harlan Township, Warren County, just west of Blanchester about 11:30 a.m. Satu...

August 30th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Ricky Nolasco throws 4-hit gem as Angels sweep Reds, 3-0

Ricky Nolasco throws 4-hit gem as Angels sweep Reds, 3-0

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ricky Nolasco pitched a dynamic four-hitter for his fifth career shutout and his first victory for Los Angeles, leading t...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Ladycats volleyball grounds Rockets 3-1

Ladycats volleyball grounds Rockets 3-1

BLANCHESTER — A strong net game by Morgan Oberle helped Blanchester defeat Fayetteville-Perry 25-17, 22-25, 25-18, 25-22 Wednesday night in a no...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Massie girls golfers pummel Panthers 196 to 251

Massie girls golfers pummel Panthers 196 to 251

WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE — Improving to 4-1 in league play, the Clinton-Massie girls golf team defeated Miami Trace 196 to 251 Wednesday in a Sout...

August 31st, 2016 |  


AP Explains: National anthem is icon of patriotism, protest

AP Explains: National anthem is icon of patriotism, protest

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s recent decision to not stand during the national anthem as a way of protesting police killing...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Rockets blast off against Wildcats at Cedar Trace

BATAVIA — The Blanchester golf team dropped its Southern Buckeye Athletic & Academic Conference match Wednesday to Clermont Northeastern at ...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Blanchester, Williamsburg tie 1-1 in girls soccer

WILLIAMSBURG — A scoreless second half led to a 1-1 tie Tuesday between Blanchester and Williamsburg in Southern Buckeye Athletic & Academic...

August 31st, 2016 |  


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LIFE


5:20 pm |    
Ashmore-Hogle engagement
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 |  


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 |  


OPINION


Headlights required in inclement weather

Headlights required in inclement weather

Under Ohio law, operators of a motor vehicle are required to use their headlights when their windshield wipers are activated. While this is not a new ...

August 29th, 2016 |  


EC teaching a positive message

I am hoping this will be passed along and published for the whole Clinton County community to read. It is very important in a world of negative news a...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Farm Science Review: Something for everyone

Farm Science Review: Something for everyone

Last week I started highlighting the Farm Science Review, you know that huge farm event that is held up toward London, Ohio at the Ohio State Molly Ca...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Advice for kids heading back to school

Advice for kids heading back to school

And with that, summer disappeared just as quickly as it had arrived, leaving behind wistful memories of afternoons spent lounging at the swimming pool...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Connecting education to workforce

Connecting education to workforce

By this point in August, most, if not all, students have returned to school, eager and nervous to start the year off right. From kindergarteners to fr...

August 26th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


1:08 pm |    
Welcoming Dr. Stapleton
Brown Funeral Home makes its debut

Brown Funeral Home makes its debut

A grand opening was held at the Brown Funeral Home on Tuesday as the Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce had a ribbon-cutting and tours of t...

August 12th, 2016 |  


Dr. Choksy welcomed to Pinnacle

Dr. Choksy welcomed to Pinnacle

WILMINGTON — The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Achint Choksy, MD to Pinnacle and the Wilmington community with an open ...

August 1st, 2016 |  


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 |  


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