NEWS


4:01 pm |    
Bye-bye sweet potato pie

Conservatives knew ‘family values’ pol had secret gay life

COLUMBUS (AP) — As Wes Goodman built a political career around values including “committed natural marriage,” the 33-year-old Republ...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Jury convicts men for fire that led to firefighter’s death

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio homeowner and his nephew have been convicted of murder and arson for a 2015 blaze that led to a firefighter’...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Ohio woman becomes second victim of tree-trimming accident

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A woman has died less than a week after being electrocuted when her co-worker accidentally touched a high-voltage power line ...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Ohio woman gets jail for taping her son to a chair

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman has been sentenced to nine months in prison for taping her 12-year-old son to a chair while she took one o...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Ohio district fires superintendent charged with child rape

BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio superintendent facing rape and other charges for allegedly sexually assaulting a young girl has been fired.Th...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


KOC donates proceeds to Foster Children’s Trust Fund

KOC donates proceeds to Foster Children’s Trust Fund

Clinton County Job and Family Services (JFS) thanks the St. Columbkille Knights of Columbus for their generous contribution to the Clinton County Fost...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


7:10 pm
Updated: 8:37 pm. |    
Barrett a winner, especially against Michigan

No. 12 Cincinnati uses strong start to defeat Richmond 75-48

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Cane Broome led a balanced attacked with 13 points, Jacob Evans added 12 and No. 12 Cincinnati used a dominan...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Quakers unable to hold late lead, fall to Lions 75-72

Quakers unable to hold late lead, fall to Lions 75-72

CINCINNATI - An 8-0 run late in the game lifted Mount St. Joseph to a 75-72 win over Wilmington College in NCAA Division III men’s basketball ac...

November 21st, 2017 |  


CM boys win, girls fall to open season

CM boys win, girls fall to open season

WILMINGTON - The Clinton-Massie boys bowling team stopped Franklin 2,266 to 1,906 Monday in the season opening match at Royal Z Lanes.The Lady Falcons...

November 21st, 2017 updated: November 21st, 2017. |  


Miami gets bump to No. 2 behind Alabama in playoff rankings

Miami gets bump to No. 2 behind Alabama in playoff rankings

Miami moved up to No. 2 behind Alabama in the College Football Playoff rankings on Tuesday night, with Clemson slipping one spot to three and Oklahoma...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Morgan urges voters to keep steroid users out of Hall

Hall of Fame second baseman Joe Morgan is urging voters to keep “known steroid users” out of Cooperstown. A day after the Hall revealed it...

November 21st, 2017 |  


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LIFE


10:55 am |    
Thompson-Leedy engagement
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


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 |  


Ensuring funds go to truly needy

Ensuring funds go to truly needy

One of the most essential principles of a good legislator, governor, or other public official is to be a responsible steward of taxpayer dollars. As w...

November 17th, 2017 |  


When it comes to traveling for leisure, my timing, at least for trips of a week or so, always is so very different from what it is for a weekender. Wh...

November 17th, 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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