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Authorities arrest both inmates who escaped jail in Ohio

FREMONT, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in northern Ohio say both inmates who escaped from a county jail through an unlocked emergency door are back in...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Interactive ag at Ohio State Fair

Interactive ag at Ohio State Fair

COLUMBUS — Family fun and a connection to rural Ohio are just two of the many reasons for visitors to stop by the Land and Living Exhibit at the...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Ohio coroner stops accepting Cincinnati sexual assault cases

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio coroner says she will no longer accept sexual assault cases from Cincinnati, citing a backload of 566 cases.Dr. Lakshm...

July 20th, 2017 |  


New Vienna man dies in Thursday morning crash

New Vienna man dies in Thursday morning crash

NEW VIENNA – A New Vienna man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Thursday morning on State Route 73 just west of the village.According to the Ohi...

July 20th, 2017 updated: July 20th, 2017. |  


WPD: 64 arrests this month, many for theft

WPD: 64 arrests this month, many for theft

We have made 64 arrests so far for this month, including 14 people for theft, one for operating a vehicle while impaired, two for domestic violence, o...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Water fowl wins Best of Show

Water fowl wins Best of Show

Gene Hutchinson, right, exhibited the Overall Best of Show at the Clinton County Junior Fair’s Fancy Poultry Show. He is joined in the photograp...

July 19th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Spieth feeling rested, sharp in pursuit of another major

Spieth feeling rested, sharp in pursuit of another major

SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — With a chance to close out the match, Jordan Spieth fired his second shot into the par-5 15th at Royal Birkdale and it...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Rory McIlroy hoping to catch his wave at British Open

Rory McIlroy hoping to catch his wave at British Open

AP Golf WriterEds: With AP Photos.SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Just three years ago, Rory McIlroy was the best player in the world without a trace ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Youths of all ages gettin’ their kicks at summer camps

Youths of all ages gettin’ their kicks at summer camps

The Spirk Soccer School goes until Thursday at David R. Williams Memorial Park. Several young soccer players from first-graders to high school-aged pl...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Jerry Jones: Cowboys still exploring latest Elliott incident

Jerry Jones: Cowboys still exploring latest Elliott incident

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said Tuesday the team is still gathering details over Ezekiel Elliott’s involvement ...

July 19th, 2017 updated: July 19th, 2017. |  


In honor of Mike Ewing

In honor of Mike Ewing

In memory of 1962 Wilmington High School graduate Mike Ewing, a new mural was painted by Duane Richard on the back of the Alumni Field pressbox. Ewing...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Wilmington 7th, 8th grade volleyball tryouts set

Wilmington 7th, 8th grade volleyball tryouts set

Wilmington’s Rodger O. Borror Middle School will conduct volleyball tryouts in August.The seventh and eighth grade volleyball tryouts will be 5 ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Floyds celebrating 50 years

Floyds celebrating 50 years

Stan and Cathy (Curl) Floyd, formerly of Sabina, will celebrate 50 years of marriage on July 14, 2017. They were married at the Wilmington Methodist C...

July 10th, 2017 |  


Antonio Thomas Villa arrives

Antonio Thomas Villa arrives

Jesús and Deborah (Roberts) Villa of Wilmington are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Antonio Thomas Villa.Antonio was born at Riversid...

June 30th, 2017 |  


Celebrating Bradleys’ 80th birthdays

Celebrating Bradleys’ 80th birthdays

The children of James and Nanetta Bradley of Wilmington honored their parents with a celebration of their 80th birthdays at a pavilion at Caesar Creek...

June 28th, 2017 |  


Banfords celebrate 60 years

Banfords celebrate 60 years

Joe and Vera (Abbott) Banford of Wilmington will celebrate 60 years of marriage with a beach vacation with family in Panama City, Florida. They were m...

June 26th, 2017 |  


Blakeley Gatlin Curtis arrives

Blakeley Gatlin Curtis arrives

Brian and Casey Curtis of New Vienna, along with their sons, Crosley and Bentley, are proud to announce the birth of a their third baby boy, Blakeley ...

June 26th, 2017 updated: June 26th, 2017. |  


Sites, Cummings to wed

Sites, Cummings to wed

Jeffrey Sites of Wilmington is pleased to announce the engagement of his daughter, Chelsea Alexis, to Killian Kyle Cummings.Kyle is the son of Laura C...

June 19th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Check out Blan Farmers Market

The Farmers Market in Blanchester has some wonderful produce. Though small in vendors, they are friendly and have great products at a very reasonable ...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Questions about health bill

Mandatory Coverage – If coverage isn’t mandatory, who pays when a non-covered person is injured in an accident or develops cancer, heart d...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Old box of priceless memories

Old box of priceless memories

The other day, my dad brought home an unassuming box Norma Jean had let him borrow for awhile. I firmly believe each home has a tattered, weather box ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Healthcare for rural Ohio

Healthcare for rural Ohio

The latest Senate Republican bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act would be devastating for rural Ohio.Last week, I released a county-by-county repor...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Dreams of Felix Mendelssohn, Johnny Cash

Dreams of Felix Mendelssohn, Johnny Cash

I like to periodically take stock of my dreams. They don’t come often, but when they do, I become aware Felix Mendelssohn and I have something i...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Don’t rage or ‘salute’ … smile

Don’t rage or ‘salute’ … smile

Debbie and I are fans of the TV show “NCIS.”We really liked the first several seasons of the program. A reccurring piece of humor that was...

July 17th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


ATSG subsidiary leasing 767s to Northern Aviation Services

ATSG subsidiary leasing 767s to Northern Aviation Services

WILMINGTON – Air Transport Services Group, Inc. announced Wednesday that its subsidiary, Cargo Aircraft Management, has reached agreement with N...

July 5th, 2017 |  


The Christ Hospital Ohio Heart & Vascular: Caring for Clinton Countians 30 years

The Christ Hospital Ohio Heart & Vascular: Caring for Clinton Countians 30 years

WILMINGTON – When The Christ Hospital Health Network opened the Ohio Heart & Vascular center in Clinton County in 1987, Intervention Cardiol...

June 28th, 2017 |  


Chamber names Kaity Stuckert to marketing post

Chamber names Kaity Stuckert to marketing post

The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce is excited to introduce Kaity Stuckert as the new Director of Marketing and Communication.Stuckert f...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


Welcoming Slyman Insurance Group

Welcoming Slyman Insurance Group

WILMINGTON — Slyman Insurance Group, Inc. celebrated their new office location at 172 S. South St. on Wednesday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony w...

June 23rd, 2017 updated: June 23rd, 2017. |  


Mane maintains manes on Main

Mane maintains manes on Main

WILMINGTON — While only having a few months under their belt, Salon Mane has been doing beautifully at 40 W. Main St.Since starting in March, Wi...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


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