NEWS


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Clarksville man sentenced for violating alternative sentence program

Clarksville man sentenced for violating alternative sentence program

HILLSBORO — A man who was arrested in court last year for being under the influence of opiates during a hearing was sentenced Tuesday to a term ...

April 25th, 2018 |  


Wilmington City Schools’ lunch price to go up 25 cents

Wilmington City Schools’ lunch price to go up 25 cents

WILMINGTON — The price of a lunch will go up 25 cents for the upcoming academic year at Wilmington City Schools (WCS).Elementary lunches will in...

April 24th, 2018 |  


WC’s Harcum Art Gallery to host Senior Thesis Exhibit

WC’s Harcum Art Gallery to host Senior Thesis Exhibit

WILMINGTON — Wilmington College is hosting the annual Senior Thesis Exhibit featuring works by three seniors May 1-12 in Harcum Art Gallery. The...

April 24th, 2018 |  


House arrest modified for Warren County teen mom accused of killing infant

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio judge has modified a house arrest order for a former high school cheerleader accused of killing and burying her new...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Ohio Supreme Court hears Toledo traffic camera arguments

COLUMBUS (AP) — The Ohio Legislature “thumbed its nose” at the state Supreme Court by passing a law reducing funding for cities that...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Violations by Wilmington man lead to 11-month prison term

Violations by Wilmington man lead to 11-month prison term

WILMINGTON — After completing the STAR program, a defendant later used meth and alcohol at the WEBN fireworks show last fall, reportedly overdos...

April 24th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Fryman to attend Capital, run for Crusaders
Griffith to attend WC, play basketball for Quakers

Griffith to attend WC, play basketball for Quakers

Wilmington High School senior Layne Griffith will attend Wilmington College and plans to play basketball for the Quakers. In the photo, from left to r...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Wilmington College mourns loss of volleyball freshman Lauryn Griewahn

Wilmington College mourns loss of volleyball freshman Lauryn Griewahn

As word spread through campus this weekend, members of the Wilmington College community were saddened to learn that one of its students, Lauryn A. Gri...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Stacy earns OAC honor after throwing sweep at MSJ

Stacy earns OAC honor after throwing sweep at MSJ

Wilmington College women’s track & field senior Lauren Stacy has been named the Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) Women’s Track Athlete o...

April 24th, 2018 |  


WC sweeps OU-Chillicothe in doubleheader

WC sweeps OU-Chillicothe in doubleheader

CHILLICOTHE - The Wilmington College softball team won both games of a doubleheader against Ohio University Chillicothe Sunday, winning game one 13-0 ...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Mount Union nips Wilmington in pair of OAC games

Mount Union nips Wilmington in pair of OAC games

ALLIANCE – The Wilmington College baseball team was clipped by the University of Mount Union in two close Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) games M...

April 24th, 2018 |  


EC Project Trust to host golf scramble June 8 at Snow Hill

EC Project Trust to host golf scramble June 8 at Snow Hill

The East Clinton Middle School’s Project TRUST organization will host a golf tournament “Swinging for TRUST” June 8 at Snow Hill Cou...

April 24th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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&#...

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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 |  


Ohio awards $1M contract to company for marijuana help line

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio has issued a $1 million contract to a New Jersey company to operate a toll-free help line for medical marijuana patients, c...

February 5th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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The old ball hat and me
Wanted: Pioneers and cartographers

Wanted: Pioneers and cartographers

In 1804, in an effort to find a water passage across the Louisiana Territory to the Pacific Ocean, President Thomas Jefferson commissioned the Corps o...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Anybody here need directions?

Anybody here need directions?

My bride and I just returned from a mission trip in which we traveled to New Orleans, Louisiana with 14 others to help out a youth ministry that is se...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Barbara Bush never knew a stranger

We have a family friend who was career military, serving four presidents over his 22 years in the Marine Honor Guard. There were only 10 of them and t...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Friends: Keep current gun-free zone law

House Bill 233 was passed by the Ohio House of Representatives in July 2017 and is now in the hands of the Ohio Senate. The short title of the bill is...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Sharing two ‘Pioneering’ tasty recipes

Sharing two ‘Pioneering’ tasty recipes

Last week I gave you a wonderful recipe for Chocolate Sheet Cake from one of five Pioneer Woman’s recipe books. Today, I thought I would pass on...

April 18th, 2018 |  


No place else I’d rather be

No place else I’d rather be

As you sat there last Monday morning, looking at the layer of snow on the ground in front of you and realizing Easter was behind you, everyone would h...

April 18th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


Celebrating growing chamber

Celebrating growing chamber

Members and guests packed the Roberts Centre Friday — a testament to the Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce’s growth the past f...

April 13th, 2018 |  


ATSG delivers first 767 freighter to Air Incheon

ATSG delivers first 767 freighter to Air Incheon

WILMINGTON – Air Transport Services Group, Inc. announced the delivery by its ATSG West Leasing Limited subsidiary of a Boeing 767-300 converted...

April 10th, 2018 |  


AIM Media acquires Sentinel Company

AIM Media acquires Sentinel Company

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio – AIM Media Midwest, LLC, the parent company of the Wilmington News Journal, announced Monday it has acquired the publishing...

April 2nd, 2018 |  


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