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CMMS names honor roll students

CMMS names honor roll students

The Clinton-Massie Middle School second quarter honor roll for 2017-18:6th Grade Elite Honor RollCarter Amstutz, Ryan Barnes, Madisyn Bayless, Claire ...

January 18th, 2018 |  


CC Foundation names 4 new board members

CC Foundation names 4 new board members

The Clinton County Foundation added four new board members in 2018 — Nikki Custis, Jessica Beam Debold, Janet Dixon, and Joshua Engel. They join...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Clergy go to payday loan hearing

Clergy go to payday loan hearing

Attending Wednesday’s hearing in Columbus on Ohio House Bill 123 which would make changes to payday lending practices are three Clinton County c...

January 18th, 2018 |  


CHURCH BRIEFS

Free Blan community dinnerGrace United Methodist Church in Blanchester will host a free dinner for the community from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Authorities: Deputy fatally shoots teen in Ohio courtroom

COLUMBUS (AP) — A deputy fatally shot a 16-year-old boy in an Ohio courtroom when a fight broke out involving the boy, his family and the office...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Democrat Connie Pillich picks Marion mayor as running mate

COLUMBUS (AP) — A Democratic candidate for Ohio governor selected a local government official with Democratic roots and appeal among rural Repub...

January 18th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Blanchester 7th grade girls whipped by Warriors

The Blanchester seventh grade girls basketball team was defeated by Goshen 43-18 Wednesday night.Olivia Potts paced the Ladycats with six points.Haile...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Goshen tops Blanchester 7th grade boys 38-21

The Blanchester seventh grade boys basketball team was defeated by Goshen 38-21 Wednesday night.Kyle Garrett had six points for Blanchester.Levi Montg...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Holtmann makes Big Ten history as Ohio St. tops Northwestern

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Chris Holtmann figured an off-night from Keita Bates-Diop was inevitable. So, too, is the Ohio State coach’s first B...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Ohio State puts 7-0 Big Ten mark on line against Minnesota

Ohio State puts 7-0 Big Ten mark on line against Minnesota

A look at the upcoming week around the Big Ten Conference: GAME OF THE WEEKEND: Minnesota (14-6, 3-4) vs. No. 22 Ohio State (16-4, 7-0), Saturday, at ...

January 18th, 2018 updated: January 18th, 2018. |  


Players criticize ‘risky’ conditions at broiling Aussie Open

Players criticize ‘risky’ conditions at broiling Aussie Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Some weary players sat shirtless on changeovers, ice-filled towels draped around their necks. Others retreated to an...

January 18th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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Belshe, Jordan engagement
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Charlotte Elizabeth Singer makes debut
Thompson-Leedy engagement

Thompson-Leedy engagement

Gregory and Linda Thompson of Blanchester are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Blair Kristen Thompson, to Brandon Christopher Lee...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Introducing Mason Christopher McGraw

Introducing Mason Christopher McGraw

Tim and Kristen McGraw of Waynesville are proud to announce the birth of their third son, Mason Christopher McGraw.Mason was born Sept. 14, 2017, weig...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


152nd Collett McKay picnic

One hundred and seventy cousins from almost 20 states met together at the family owned four-acre picnic site, located on Gurneyville Road, a dozen mil...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Hamiltons to celebrate 60th anniversary

Hamiltons to celebrate 60th anniversary

Edward and Barbara Perdue Hamilton will celebrate their 60th anniversary on Oct. 12.They were married at St. Columbkille Catholic Church by Father The...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Colonial Dames holds fifth anniversary

Colonial Dames holds fifth anniversary

The Indian Trails Colonial Dames 17C met at McCoy’s Party Room on Sept. 23 for a tea to celebrate its five-year anniversary.The National Defense...

September 27th, 2017 |  


Bridgett O’Neill and Nicholas Stroud plan to marry in August 2018

Bridgett O’Neill and Nicholas Stroud plan to marry in August 2018

Guy and Rita O’Neill of Blanchester are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Bridgett O’Neill, to Nicholas Stroud, son of...

September 27th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Warm up your kitchen with a crockpot

Warm up your kitchen with a crockpot

Hi everyone. I am writing this from Florida, and although we don’t have several inches of snow and temperatures in the teens, we are not far fro...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Proposed tariff caused by one squeaky wheel

The viability of local newspapers, including the one that you are reading now, is being challenged by an unnecessary tariff on the import of uncoated ...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Mister Rogers and snow Spring St.

Mister Rogers and snow Spring St.

There is peacefulness about snow. The snow came last week as it always does, and shares what it wants to share with us regardless of what the weatherm...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Concerning dietary supplements

As a Nutritionist Dietary Technician Registered and a certified healthcare professional I was distressed to read the column by Ms. Bunton concerning t...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Things should get better, but …

Things should get better, but …

As we get older, we tend to look back and compare how things used to be to how things are now. It’s frustrating. I wish I could wrap my arms ar...

January 15th, 2018 |  


One nation under God

Terminate executions? The New-York-Times-why-am-I-not-surprised editorial (WNJ, Jan. 10) offers this reason: “To bring America in line with most...

January 12th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


AMES chosen as supplier by Leidos

AMES chosen as supplier by Leidos

WILMINGTON – Airborne Maintenance & Engineering Services, Inc. (AMES), a subsidiary of Air Transport Services Group, Inc., has been chosen a...

November 30th, 2017 |  


CMH Home Care named Top Agency 12th straight year by HomeCare Elite

CMH Home Care named Top Agency 12th straight year by HomeCare Elite

WILMINGTON — CMH Regional Health System today announced that it has been named a Top Agency of the 2017 HomeCare Elite, a recognition of the top...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Alkermes named a ‘Top Place to Work’ in Massachusetts

Alkermes named a ‘Top Place to Work’ in Massachusetts

Alkermes, which has a manufacturing facility in Wilmington, was named one of The Boston Globe’s Top Places to Work.The Top Places to Work recogn...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Rome Jewelers donates $3K to Murphy Theatre

Rome Jewelers donates $3K to Murphy Theatre

Rome Jewelers in Wilmington presented a $3,000 donation to the Murphy Theatre on Monday. The money was raised through selling a special Murphy Pandora...

November 20th, 2017 |  


A commitment to Blanchester community: Leigh Jones to be honored as Businesswoman of the Year

A commitment to Blanchester community: Leigh Jones to be honored as Businesswoman of the Year

BLANCHESTER — It’s said that McDonald’s owner/operators develop “ketchup in their veins.”For Leigh Jones, that process s...

November 13th, 2017 |  


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