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3 Ohio pastors accused of luring teen girls, paying for sex

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Three pastors worked together to entice teen girls to have sex, often for money, and shared photos and videos of the girls, ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Ohio State suspends fraternity activity during investigation

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University has suspended activities by all fraternities because of numerous investigations facing several house...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Ohio college student charged with rape, voyeurism

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — A 20-year-old student at Miami University in Ohio is accused of recording himself having sex with an unconscious woman.Nicol...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Ohio man gets 20 years for trying to record above showers

CLEVELAND (AP) — A convicted sex offender has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison after being caught trying to record people taking sho...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Family says man who shot officer thought it was a break-in

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of shooting an Ohio narcotics detective during a drug raid at a home in Toledo has been charged with felonious...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Holiday grief support available

WILMINGTON — The holiday season is a time of great emotion. For those who are experiencing their first holiday following the loss of a loved one...

November 17th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Lewis resigns after 5 years as WHS girls soccer coach

Lewis resigns after 5 years as WHS girls soccer coach

Kerry Lewis resigned Friday as the Wilmington High School varsity girls soccer coach.Lewis coached the Lady Hurricane varsity for five seasons, compil...

November 17th, 2017 |  


BHS senior Mann signs to play at Sinclair

BHS senior Mann signs to play at Sinclair

Blanchester High School senior Hannah Mann has signed to play softball in college at Sinclair Community College. In the photo, from left to right, fro...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Clinton County alumni update: Oliver, Morgan, Brooks

Clinton County alumni update: Oliver, Morgan, Brooks

COLUMBIA, Ky. – For the fourth-consecutive season, the Lindsey Wilson football team is headed to the NAIA Football Championship Series Playoffs....

November 17th, 2017 updated: November 17th, 2017. |  


Oliver has Lindsey Wilson back in NAIA playoffs

Oliver has Lindsey Wilson back in NAIA playoffs

COLUMBIA, Ky. – For the fourth-consecutive season, the Lindsey Wilson football team is headed to the NAIA Football Championship Series Playoffs....

November 17th, 2017 |  


Morgan garners POW honor at Urbana

Morgan garners POW honor at Urbana

BRIDGEPORT, W. Va. — Savannah Morgan was the Mountain East Conference’s weekly Offensive Player of the Week award in women’s soccer ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Brooks earns GLIAC tennis honor at Ashland

Brooks earns GLIAC tennis honor at Ashland

Allison Brooks, a Wilmington High School graduate, was given honorable mention All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference for women’s t...

November 17th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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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 |  


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. |  


OPINION


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Nobody likes rehearsals … do they?

Nobody likes rehearsals … do they?

Being a die-hard Buckeye fan to the core, like most of my ilk, I find that I enjoy more than just the team on the field of play. Having attended many ...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Rest, recharge and refuel on Sabbath

Rest, recharge and refuel on Sabbath

I love the Fall … the pumpkin spice coffee, the smell of banana bread, the applesauce cooking on the stove. I love decorating our house for Fall...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Another season comes and goes

Another season comes and goes

I have grown another year older.I know this because another high school football season has come and gone.Since I was a junior in high school, I have ...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Columbus: On homicides, infant mortality

Last Monday, Isaiah A. Hoskins became the city’s 112th homicide. He was just 18 and found fatally shot in a Franklinton alley. Tuesday, the city...

November 15th, 2017 |  


All’s not well for many veterans

Veterans Day has become extra special to Americans.We saw that Saturday and throughout the week as people went out of their way to thank military vete...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Saying goodbye to traditions

Saying goodbye to traditions

Mom grew up in Crothersville, Indiana. Dad’s family moved from eastern Kentucky to Austin, Indiana, just a few miles south of Crothersville, in ...

November 13th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Learn to succeed at tough conversations

“Succeeding at Tough Conversations” featuring speaker Anne Bonney is the topic for the Greater Wilmington Human Resource Association (GWHR...

October 30th, 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 |  


NCB donates to CAP

NCB donates to CAP

NCB donated $1,500 to the Clinton County Community Action Program. The center has seen a large decrease in funding for their senior programs. The mone...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Welcoming Crates Etc.

Welcoming Crates Etc.

The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce held an open house and ribbon-cutting celebrating the grand opening of Crates, Etc. last Friday and ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


State Farm welcomes new agent Zeigler

State Farm welcomes new agent Zeigler

WILMINGTON — State Farm is pleased to welcome new agent Carrie Zeigler to its family of Good Neighbor Agents in Wilmington. Carrie Zeigler State...

October 12th, 2017 |  


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 |  


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