NEWS


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US Marshals: Scammers pose as law enforcement officials

CINCINNATI (AP) — The U.S. Marshals Service is warning of nationwide scams by individuals claiming to be marshals, court officers, or other law ...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Blan man charged with disorderly conduct

Blan man charged with disorderly conduct

BLANCHESTER —A Blanchester man was charged with disorderly conduct by reason of intoxication after a Tuesday incident.At around 4 p.m. Tuesday p...

November 23rd, 2017 |  


WPD responds to overdoses, threats, thefts

WPD responds to overdoses, threats, thefts

WILMINGTON — The following report is generated from incident reports provided by the Wilmington Police Department. All those arrested are presum...

November 23rd, 2017 |  


As easy as pie

As easy as pie

Denver Place Elementary was the place to be Tuesday afternoon for a chance to taste a variety of pies. A parental volunteer sets out pies at a Denver ...

November 23rd, 2017 |  


WC’s Collegium Musicum sets fall benefit concert

WC’s Collegium Musicum sets fall benefit concert

WILMINGTON — Wilmington College’s early music ensemble, Collegium Musicum, will present its semiannual, lunchtime mini-concert Thursday, N...

November 23rd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Regardless of personnel, Massie offense stays grounded

Regardless of personnel, Massie offense stays grounded

Despite a noticeable limp, Clinton-Massie running back Christian Poynter finished last week’s 28-7 win over Wyoming with 64 yards and a high-ste...

November 24th, 2017 |  


2017-18 Winter Preview: SBAAC girls basketball

2017-18 Winter Preview: SBAAC girls basketball

Bethel-Tate Lady TigersRECORD 2016-1719-7, tied for first in SBAAC National Division.HEAD COACHDave Fallis, 9th year at Bethel-TateCOACH’S RECOR...

November 24th, 2017 |  


2017-18 Winter Preview: East Clinton girls basketball

2017-18 Winter Preview: East Clinton girls basketball

RECORD IN 2016-177-16 overallHEAD COACHJeff Craycraft, 1st year as EC head coachCOACH’S RECORD0-0COACHES IN PROGRAMBill Bean, Neal Bond, Brian B...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Bengals don’t want to become Browns’ first-and-only

Bengals don’t want to become Browns’ first-and-only

CINCINNATI (AP) — Nobody wants to be the Browns’ first-and-only. Last season, it was the San Diego Chargers. They went to Cleveland and lo...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Ohio State taking its turn to dominate Michigan in rivalry

Ohio State taking its turn to dominate Michigan in rivalry

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Ohio State has been dominating Michigan in a rivalry with a long history of being lopsided. The eighth-ranked Buckeyes (...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Week 13 preview: Rivalry week and high stakes are everywhere

Wait! Do not throw out the records. Yes, it is rivalry week in college football and the old saying goes that anything can happen when rivals get toget...

November 23rd, 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


Grateful for unbounded blessings

Some surviving family writings from the 1800s provide perspective on being thankful for a wide variety of things. Thus we may be thankful:For natural ...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Are you ready for ‘Black Friday’?

Whether you are ready or not for the big shopping spree on Friday, Nov. 24, it is just around the corner. Black Friday, as it has been called, since t...

November 21st, 2017 |  


The Hounds of the Road

The Hounds of the Road

Natural Bridge is nestled in the mountains and rests within a gorge in Rockbridge County, Virginia. It’s midway between Lexington and Roanoke, a...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Some stories will be difficult to hear

The holidays are story-telling time, and some of the stories this year will be difficult to hear.I’m talking about accounts of sexual harassment...

November 20th, 2017 |  


The difference one life makes

The difference one life makes

John Howland’s name is not easily recognizable.At the time of his near-fatal accident, he wasn’t a famous person. He boarded the Mayflower...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Views on Healthy Relationships’ class

Recently it was brought to my attention that the Wilmington Schools Superintendent has informed the New Life Clinic that they will no longer be allowe...

November 20th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Laurels of Blanchester earns national award

Laurels of Blanchester earns national award

The Laurels of Blanchester has been recognized as a 2017 recipient of the Bronze-Commitment to Quality Award for its dedication to improving the lives...

November 9th, 2017 |  


The Olde Barn Door open in Wilmington

The Olde Barn Door open in Wilmington

WILMINGTON — For sale at a new downtown retail shop named The Olde Barn Door, at least as of this writing, are a cotton candy maker, lanterns, a...

October 31st, 2017 |  


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 |  


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