LOCAL BRIEFS


Mural Party/WC Night set for Friday

The Third Friday events, sponsored by Main Street Wilmington, have had a wonderful summer, and now the last Third Friday Mural Party of the season will be Friday, Sept. 18 beginning at 6 p.m. at the mural parking lot on Main Street behind the General Denver Hotel. Food and drinks will be available to purchase from local vendors.

The party is free and Elite Sound Productions with DJ/owner Tom Ibaugh will be playing your favorite music from the ’60s to today. Main Street will start playing around 7:30 p.m. and will be ready to welcome the Wilmington College students as well as the Wilmington College Alumni. Stop by and welcome the new students here and welcome our Wilmington College alumni back home.

Some of the downtown businesses will also be staying open late for shopping and dining. If you are interested in finding any information on these businesses, you can check out the Main Street Wilmington website www.mainstreetwilmington.com

Chiropractic Care opens doors at WC

Chiropractic Care has been a well-established provider of respected chiropractic services in Greater Cincinnati for more than 25 years, and now they’re in Wilimington. Their doctors have a holistic approach to wellness and recovery. The practice consists of clients ranging from everyday people to athletes at all levels.

Chiropractic Care is affiliated with Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Group, medical consultants to the Cincinnati Reds, Wilmington College and local high schools.

The office is now accepting new patients at the Wilmington College Center for Sports Sciences, 720 Elm St., Wilmington. The local phone number is 937-566-0161.

More Junior Fair dog show results

Some Clinton County Junior Fair dog show results did not appears in our recent special section:

Jumpers — Gold medals: Ian Schumm, Darcie Zeckser, Trenton Brown, Leyah Bradshaw, Madeline Groen, Savannah Henderson, Trenton Brown, Darcie Zeckser, Danica Henderson, Monica Pennewitt, Daniel Stevenson, Mariah Knowles. Bronze medals: Mitchell Lennon, Cheyenne Strider, Avery Bradshaw, and Liberty Walker.

DD board hosts run/walk/roll at Cowan Lake

The Clinton County Board of DD will be a hosting a “FALL down and DYE” 5K run/walk/roll at Cowan Lake Oct. 3.

Participants will be splashed with a natural color dye while running along beautiful Cowan Lake. The event will be timed by JCM Timing for serious runners; those just looking for a fun family event can walk at their leisure.

Parking is located near the beach area. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and the race begins at 9 a.m. Participants are encouraged to register early to ensure a T-shirt and swag bag.

Proceeds benefit the employment initiative for people with disabilities.

To register or find out more information go to http://ccbddfalldown5k.wix.com/falldown5k or call 937-382-7519.

Patrol plans OVI sobriety checkpoint

The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced Monday that troopers will operate an OVI checkpoint in the Wilmington area to deter and intercept impaired drivers this week.

The county where the checkpoint will take place will be announced the day prior to the checkpoint, and the location will be announced the morning of the checkpoint.

If you plan to consume alcohol, designate a driver or make other travel arrangements before you drink. Don’t let another life be lost for the senseless and selfish act of getting behind the wheel impaired.

Operational support for the sobriety checkpoint will be provided by local law enforcement agencies.

Lynchburg-Clay Glow/Run Walk slated

Lynchburg-Clay High School will be hosting a 5k Glow Run/Walk Oct. 9. At 8:30 p.m. there will be a Kiddie Race and the 5k Run/Walk will begin at 9 p.m. The race will begin and end at the Old School Park by the Lynchburg-Clay Board Office. For more information or for the registration form, visit www.lynchclay.k12.oh.us<http://www.lynchclay.k12.oh.us>.