NEWS


5:41 pm |    
A 5-year-old in control
4 vie for 3 East Clinton school board seats

4 vie for 3 East Clinton school board seats

LEES CREEK — Four candidates are running for three seats on the East Clinton school board in the Tuesday, Nov. 7 election coming up. The News Jo...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Rosenberger considering a run for Clinton County commissioner

Rosenberger considering a run for Clinton County commissioner

WILMINGTON — Not eligible to run for another term in his chamber, Speaker of the Ohio House Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) is “si...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Rudd accepting appointmentsat Impressions Created

Cindy Rudd is now taking appointments at Impressions Created, 1334A Rombach Avenue in Wilmington.Rudd specializes in chemical services including perms...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Maturity of 8th-graders praised after 2 Wilmington school buses have accident

Maturity of 8th-graders praised after 2 Wilmington school buses have accident

WILMINGTON — An estimated dozen Wilmington Middle School students were transported to Clinton Memorial Hospital after a two-bus, rear-end accide...

October 19th, 2017 updated: October 20th, 2017. |  


Reality show visits Indian Lake

Reality show visits Indian Lake

LOGAN COUNTY — It’s a very popular reality show many of us have watched and would love to be on. Families look to find their own little co...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Clinton County Habitat for Humanity project may get 2 assists from commissioners office

Clinton County Habitat for Humanity project may get 2 assists from commissioners office

WILMINGTON — Because it’s a nonprofit, commissioners will waive a sewer tap-in fee for a Habitat for Humanity house project in Midland, an...

October 18th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


9:51 pm |    
Week 9 results, standings
Bounce back: Falcons 44 Lions 14

Bounce back: Falcons 44 Lions 14

ADAMS TOWNSHIP - Facing its second Southern Buckeye Conference heavyweight in as many weeks, Clinton-Massie delivered a first quarter knockout.Everyth...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Joslin, Rockets run over Astros 35-13

Joslin, Rockets run over Astros 35-13

OWENSVILLE - Cole Joslin ran for 168 yards and two scores as Clermont Northeastern ran away from East Clinton 35-13 Friday night.The loss puts East Cl...

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


Steelers, resurgent Bengals set to renew belligerent rivalry

Steelers, resurgent Bengals set to renew belligerent rivalry

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The bad blood between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals is palpable, built on years of animosity and antagonism, ...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Baker gone as manager of Nationals after 2 NL East titles

Baker gone as manager of Nationals after 2 NL East titles

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dusty Baker’s time as the manager of the Washington Nationals is over after two seasons, two NL East titles and zero pla...

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


Week 8 Preview: Next 3 games to show Penn St. playoff mettle

Week 8 Preview: Next 3 games to show Penn St. playoff mettle

Of the teams contending for the four spots in the College Football Playoff, none face a more treacherous stretch than Penn State over the next three w...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Emotional Hernandez has 3 HRs, lifts Dodgers to World Series

Emotional Hernandez has 3 HRs, lifts Dodgers to World Series

CHICAGO (AP) — When it was over, when Los Angeles had finally secured another trip to the World Series and Enrique Hernandez’s three big s...

October 20th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


Fran and Dick Unger to celebrate 50th anniversary

Fran and Dick Unger to celebrate 50th anniversary

An open house will be held on Sunday afternoon, Oct. 1 for Richard and Frances “Fran” Unger to mark the milestone of their 50 years of mar...

September 27th, 2017 |  


Howells celebrate 60 years

Howells celebrate 60 years

John and Rita (McKay) Howell of Wilmington celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017 with family members. They were married Se...

September 6th, 2017 |  


It’s a boy for the Carrolls

It’s a boy for the Carrolls

Clay and Stephanie Carroll of Sabina announce the birth of their fourth child — and first baby boy.Luke Kash Carroll was born Aug. 18, 2017 at C...

September 5th, 2017 updated: September 5th, 2017. |  


Doyle-Harper wed

Doyle-Harper wed

Homer and Rebecca Harper of Clarksville announce the marriage of their son, Jamie Harper, to Bonnie Doyle on Aug. 26, 2017 in Clarksville on the banks...

September 5th, 2017 |  


Wright, McGuire exchange vows

Wright, McGuire exchange vows

Jenny Ann Wright became the bride of Matthew Greggory McGuire on June 3, 2017.They were married in the historic Newville Church, near the bride’...

August 25th, 2017 |  


OPINION


5:33 pm |    
Maybe I’m just old-school
I should probably be sleeping

I should probably be sleeping

The problem isn’t how many people have insomnia.The problem is not enough people have insomnia.According to the good folks at the Mayo Clinic (w...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Apples: They aren’t just for teachers

Apples: They aren’t just for teachers

No one would know by the temperature outside and the three hurricanes we have had that it is really fall! When I think of fall, I remember the wonderf...

October 18th, 2017 |  


There was a ballpark here

There was a ballpark here

Frank Sinatra once sang, “And there used to be a ballpark, where the fields were warm and green, and people played their crazy game with a joy I...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Bipartisan effort needed vs. climate change

Man-made climate change is one of the greatest challenges of our time, and it will take a combination of government and private solutions.Currently in...

October 17th, 2017 |  


On the arrest of Johnny Paycheck

I would like to respond to the column written by Patrick Haley in the Oct. 10 News Journal about the arrest of Johnny Paycheck. In the column Mr. Hale...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Growing Ohio’s local farm economies

Growing Ohio’s local farm economies

If the best apples are grown in Ohio, why buy apples from Washington or New York?We should support Ohio farmers from around the state, helping them gr...

October 16th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


1:18 pm |    
NCB donates to CAP
10:16 am |    
Welcoming Crates Etc.
Grand opening of Schappacher Farms

Grand opening of Schappacher Farms

WILMINGTON — The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the opening of Schappacher Fa...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Welcoming two new studios

Welcoming two new studios

The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce recently celebrated the new joint studio space of AK Rustic Photography and Anna Stockton Photo with...

October 5th, 2017 |  


NCB donates for WCA desks

NCB donates for WCA desks

NCB recently donated $1,000 to the Wilmington Christian Academy. The money will be used for new student desks as the school continues to grow. Picture...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Ribbon-cutting set for Schappacher Farms

Ribbon-cutting set for Schappacher Farms

WILMINGTON — Join the Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce for a ribbon-cutting celebrating the opening of Schappacher Farms on Saturda...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Athena has grand opening

Athena has grand opening

The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce celebrated an open house and ribbon-cutting for the grand opening of Athena on Friday, Sept. 8. Athe...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


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