NEWS


Learn to understand your DNA results

Learn to understand your DNA results

WILMINGTON — “Understanding Your DNA Results” will be presented by Kelli Bergheimer at the April 23 meeting of the Clinton County Ge...

May 18th, 2018 |  


New director at Wilmington Public Library wants input

New director at Wilmington Public Library wants input

WILMINGTON — Joe Knueven, the new director at the Wilmington Public Library, says he wants input from anyone and everyone on how to move the lib...

May 17th, 2018 |  


City’s trash pickup fees to increase June 1

City’s trash pickup fees to increase June 1

WILMINGTON — Residents will be seeing a refuse collection rate increase to help preserve the city’s landfill.During Thursday’s Wilmi...

May 17th, 2018 |  


‘Learning to love life again’

‘Learning to love life again’

WILMINGTON — While the Tanager House has been open for less than a year, they’ve already seen a few of their residents fly off to a happie...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Clinton County eateries inspected

Clinton County eateries inspected

WILMINGTON — The following information is obtained from the Clinton County Health Department and is compiled from inspection reports.Violations ...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Campus Friends Meeting

Campus Friends Meeting

Campus Friends Meeting (Quakers) hold an unprogrammed worship between 10 and 11 a.m. on Sundays. “Unprogrammed” Friends meetings follow th...

May 17th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Vasillevskiy shines late, Lightning hold off Capitals 3-2

Vasillevskiy shines late, Lightning hold off Capitals 3-2

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Lightning are on the brink of a return trip to the Stanley Cup Final.Coach Jon Cooper and his players say it wo...

May 20th, 2018 |  


Suspended: Cats, Indians can’t beat rain

Suspended: Cats, Indians can’t beat rain

HAMILTON — In order to win the school’s first district baseball championship, Blanchester needed to beat not only Carlisle but also the we...

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


Record-setter Heys, Joeckel advance to regional next week

Record-setter Heys, Joeckel advance to regional next week

HUBER HEIGHTS - A pair of Wilmington High School track and field athletes qualified for next week’s Division I Southwest Regional Championship.D...

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


Defending champs end East Clinton season 10-0

Defending champs end East Clinton season 10-0

HAMILTON — The defending Division IV state champions are two wins away from a return trip to Akron.Williamsburg won the Division III district ch...

May 18th, 2018 |  


5 Bushido Dragons students take home trophies

5 Bushido Dragons students take home trophies

Several members of the Bushido Dragons karate school earned trophies at the inaugural Bushido Dragons open martial arts tournament May 5 at the Lynchb...

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


Massie clips Eagles wings in 6-0 district title win

Massie clips Eagles wings in 6-0 district title win

MASON - Taylor Florea dominated in the circle and Natalie Lay belted a big homerun in the fifth inning as Clinton-Massie blanked Easton 6-0 Friday in ...

May 18th, 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&#...

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 |  


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


The Carroll County accident

The Carroll County accident

Brenda and I had planned to attend the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville on her birthday on Saturday, May 14, 1988, but our plans changed and we decided to ...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Cracking down on fentanyl

Cracking down on fentanyl

Unfortunately, we know that illegal, deadly fentanyl is all too common in Ohio – our local law enforcement must deal with it on a nearly daily b...

May 14th, 2018 |  


Savoring the greatest showman

Savoring the greatest showman

A few years ago, we were preparing for a birthday party. I was tired of buying trinkets and baubles for birthday parties — things that might be ...

May 14th, 2018 |  


Gratitude to WPD officers

The week of May 15th begins National Police Week. This week was founded in 1962 as a means to thank all police officers and pay tribute to those that ...

May 14th, 2018 |  


Moms chasing, capturing their dreams

Moms chasing, capturing their dreams

What’s the nicest thing you can give a working wife with children on Mother’s Day? Answer: A week off — a week away from alarm clock...

May 11th, 2018 |  


A tribute to moms of the world

A tribute to moms of the world

For most of my 44 years on this planet, I figured my mom was invincible.This wasn’t necessarily because I was seeing her through the star-crosse...

May 11th, 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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