NEWS


12:54 pm |    
Honored for volunteerism

Conservative group running pro-Renacci ads, mailers

COLUMBUS (AP) — The Republican U.S. Senate nominee in Ohio is being praised by a conservative group in new ads and mailers.The Americans for Pro...

May 25th, 2018 |  


Case worker: Mom delayed shooting report, hoped to keep guns

ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — A social worker says the Ohio mother of an 8-year-old boy who repeatedly shot his 4-year-old sister delayed reporting it an...

May 25th, 2018 |  


Port authority hosts regional meeting

Port authority hosts regional meeting

WILMINGTON — The Clinton County Port Authority hosted the first quarterly meeting for the Dayton Development Coalition’s (DDC) region, bri...

May 25th, 2018 |  


Foundation recognizes 5 Wilmington educators

Foundation recognizes 5 Wilmington educators

WILMINGTON — The Wilmington Schools Foundation presented the 2018 Williams Excellence in Teaching Awards on May 25 at the District Staff Recogni...

May 25th, 2018 updated: May 25th, 2018. |  


Former Hillsboro doctor gets five years

Former Hillsboro doctor gets five years

HILLSBORO — A former Hillsboro doctor was sentenced on Thursday to five years in prison after pleading guilty to drug trafficking charges and wo...

May 25th, 2018 updated: May 25th, 2018. |  


Robber of convenience store in Wilmington gets prison-diversion sentence

Robber of convenience store in Wilmington gets prison-diversion sentence

WILMINGTON — A woman who robbed a local convenience store last September has received an initial sentence that turns her away from prison and to...

May 24th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


9:52 pm |    
Heys 10th in Region 8 3,200
Clinton-Massie coaching openings for 2018-19

Clinton-Massie coaching openings for 2018-19

Clinton-Massie has the following openings for coaches for the 2018-19 school year.High school openings:• Assistant varsity boys basketball•...

May 25th, 2018 |  


PHOTO GALLERY: BHS baseball vs Bethel-Tate

PHOTO GALLERY: BHS baseball vs Bethel-Tate

XENIA - The Blanchester baseball team defeated Bethel-Tate 13-3 Thursday in a Region 12 semifinal game at Grady’s Field at the Athletes In Actio...

May 25th, 2018 updated: May 25th, 2018. |  


Suarez’s grand slam leads Reds over slumping Pirates 5-4

Suarez’s grand slam leads Reds over slumping Pirates 5-4

CINCINNATI (AP) — Eugenio Suarez wanted to hit one deep enough to get the runner in from third base. He got all of a hanging slider — and ...

May 25th, 2018 |  


Gordon leads Rockets over Warriors 98-94 to take series lead

Gordon leads Rockets over Warriors 98-94 to take series lead

HOUSTON (AP) — Chris Paul’s grit and veteran leadership have pushed the Golden State Warriors to the brink of elimination. Now the Houston...

May 25th, 2018 |  


NFL’s policy could mean a new playbook on protests this fall

NFL’s policy could mean a new playbook on protests this fall

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Now that the NFL is drawing the line against players kneeling during the national anthem, athletes protesting police brutali...

May 25th, 2018 |  


Alarmed: LeBron, Cavs facing win-or-else Game 6 vs Celtics

Alarmed: LeBron, Cavs facing win-or-else Game 6 vs Celtics

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue was answering a question about Boston’s defense on LeBron James during a teleconference when h...

May 25th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


2:45 pm |    
Pickering, Pence to wed
Wilmington Garden Club holds a berry good meeting

Wilmington Garden Club holds a berry good meeting

WILMINGTON — The program was “Fruits, Vegetables and Children” presented by Dale Stokes of Stokes Berry Farm when the Wilmington Gar...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Spurgeon, Elliott plan spring wedding

Spurgeon, Elliott plan spring wedding

Daniel Spurgeon and Amanda Elliott are pleased to announce their upcoming wedding.Mr. Spurgeon, a Sabina resident, is employed as a dishwasher at Max ...

February 14th, 2018 |  


Trump touts tax cuts in speech at Blue Ash factory; calls Dems’ leaders ‘un-American’

BLUE ASH, Ohio (AP) — President Donald Trump accused Democrats on Monday of being “un-American” and perhaps even “treasonous&#...

February 5th, 2018 updated: February 5th, 2018. |  


CMH COO speaks to Wilmington Rotary

CMH COO speaks to Wilmington Rotary

WILMINGTON — Clinton Memorial Hospital Chief Operating Officer Greg Nielsen recently spoke to the Wilmington Rotary Club which meets at noon at ...

February 5th, 2018 |  


Human trafficking investigations rise in Ohio

COLUMBUS (AP) — The Ohio attorney general’s office says investigations of human trafficking cases rose last year to its highest level sinc...

February 5th, 2018 |  


State to eliminate panels on wild animal ownership

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio is eliminating two state panels created to help regulate ownership of dangerous wild animals after a suicidal man released ...

February 5th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Ask yourself , ‘Who am I serving?’

Ask yourself , ‘Who am I serving?’

I must admit that I have not been watching very much television lately. But some of the most watched major attractions on the small screen seem to be ...

May 24th, 2018 |  


The STOP Act will help keep deadly synthetic opioids out of Ohio

The STOP Act will help keep deadly synthetic opioids out of Ohio

“A toxicology report confirms fentanyl as the cause of death.” We’re seeing this headline way too often in Ohio. Fentanyl—or s...

May 24th, 2018 |  


Cast your worries into the water and the hands of God

Cast your worries into the water and the hands of God

“Casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you.” 1 Peter 5:7For more than a year now, we at the Presbyterian Church of Wilmington h...

May 24th, 2018 |  


Seemed like a good idea at the time

Seemed like a good idea at the time

There comes a time in life when you realize that you are not as proficient at some things as you once were. When that times comes, you have probably a...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Two sheriffs served together

Two sheriffs served together

We don’t see each other very often anymore. He lives in rural Highland County surrounded by thick woods and wild game that knows to keep a respe...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


We are gathered here today …

We are gathered here today …

This past Saturday morning, alarm clocks across the nation started waking up thousands of soundly sleeping Americans just before 5 a.m. Eastern Standa...

May 21st, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Come celebrate ‘new’ Continental Manor

Come celebrate ‘new’ Continental Manor

BLANCHESTER — A lot has been happening in the year since Tom Cunningham, the new Executive Director for Continental Manor Nursing and Rehabilita...

April 25th, 2018 |  


Continental Manor honors volunteers

Continental Manor honors volunteers

BLANCHESTER — Continental Manor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Blanchester is very grateful for, and proud of, the volunteers who donate...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Realtors donate to homeless shelter

Realtors donate to homeless shelter

The Clinton County Homeless Shelter thanks the Clinton County Board of Realtors for organizing the 17th annual pancake breakfast on Sunday, Feb. 25. T...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Dr. Kreusch retires; office relocating to Prairie Ave.

WILMINGTON — After 33 years of practice, Dr. Thomas J. Kreusch Jr. is bidding his patients and chiropractic practice farewell.Ongoing health iss...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Dr. Santin re-elected to OSMA Council

Dr. Santin re-elected to OSMA Council

WILMINGTON – Dr. Brian Santin of Ohio Vein & Vascular in Wilmington was recently re-elected to a two-year term as Councilor At-Large for the...

April 16th, 2018 |  


Local companies honored as safe workplaces

Local companies honored as safe workplaces

WILMINGTON – Twenty-eight employers in Clinton, Highland and Fayette counties have earned recognition from the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Com...

April 16th, 2018 |  


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