NEWS


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MILITARY BRIEF
Picture this: Make a 2020 month your own!

Picture this: Make a 2020 month your own!

Enter your best photo(s) now for your chance to be a part of our 2020 calendar as the News Journal presents its third annual Calendar Contest.Any phot...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


Causal vibe means business at weekly Business After Business

WILMINGTON — Chatting in a relaxed informal atmosphere may mean more local business.Started last month, Business After Business is a weekly info...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


Lions learn story behind Honor Flight

Lions learn story behind Honor Flight

WILMINGTON — At the Oct. 21 Wilmington Lions Club meeting, Jack Powell gave a presentation about Honor Flight, the organization that takes our m...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


ECHS, FFA invite veterans to assembly, breakfast; more veterans’ events slated

ECHS, FFA invite veterans to assembly, breakfast; more veterans’ events slated

Several public events for and about veterans are coming up as we approach Veterans Day on Nov. 11.The East Clinton High School and FFA will be holding...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


Quilt of Valor well-earned as friends gather for birthday celebration — and more

Quilt of Valor well-earned as friends gather for birthday celebration — and more

WILMINGTON — It wasn’t a surprise party, but part of it had been kept under wraps — and ended up wrapping up a birthday celebration ...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Week 9 Preview: Blanchester at Fayetteville-Perry

Week 9 Preview: Blanchester at Fayetteville-Perry

After a rough start to the season, Blanchester limped into its first SBAAC National Division contest against Clermont Northeastern in Week 6. Three we...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


Week 9 Preview: East Clinton at Clermont NE

Week 9 Preview: East Clinton at Clermont NE

It’s not a pattern East Clinton head coach Steven Olds wants to see, but resiliency is a good trait to have as a team.The Astros got off to a sl...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


A look at SBAAC football going in to Week 9

A look at SBAAC football going in to Week 9

Here’s a look at football in the SBAAC:LAST WEEK’S GAMESClinton-Massie 63 Batavia 0: Massie outgained Batavia 415 to 95. Brendan Lamb carr...

October 23rd, 2019 updated: October 23rd, 2019. |  


Day: Wisconsin loss doesn’t diminish matchup with Ohio State

Day: Wisconsin loss doesn’t diminish matchup with Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Though Ohio State’s matchup with Wisconsin this week is no longer a showdown of unbeaten top-10 teams, Buckeyes coac...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


Soto, Nationals top Cole, Astros 5-4 in World Series opener

Soto, Nationals top Cole, Astros 5-4 in World Series opener

HOUSTON (AP) — Juan Soto and the Washington Nationals quickly derailed the Cole Express.A 20-year-old prodigy with a passion for the big moment,...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


Very complex: Nats, Astros share spring site, meet in Series

Very complex: Nats, Astros share spring site, meet in Series

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Asked how his Washington Nationals figured out Gerrit Cole in the World Series opener, Juan Soto didn’t have ...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


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LIFE


1:55 pm |    
Cliburns celebrate 50th

TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Saturday, Oct. 19, the 292nd day of 2019. There are 73 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 19, 1987, the stock m...

October 19th, 2019 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Friday, Oct. 18, the 291st day of 2019. There are 74 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 18, 1977, West German c...

October 18th, 2019 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Thursday, Oct. 17, the 290th day of 2019. There are 75 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 17, 1979, Mother Tere...

October 17th, 2019 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Wednesday, Oct. 16, the 289th day of 2019. There are 76 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 16, 1962, the Cuban ...

October 16th, 2019 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2019. There are 77 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 15, 1991, despite sexu...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Saturday, Oct. 12, the 285th day of 2019. There are 80 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 12, 1984, British Pri...

October 12th, 2019 |  


OPINION


2:20 pm |    
Grandparents are not cool?
ELECTION LETTERS POLICIES

ELECTION LETTERS POLICIES

The deadline for the News Journal to receive election-related Letters to the Editor pertaining to issues or candidates in the Nov. 5 general election ...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Pages filled with hopes & dreams

Pages filled with hopes & dreams

Sitting in the doctor’s office, I fell in love.It wasn’t a young girl with the flu or a pretty-young-thing wearing a cast on her leg.Yet, ...

October 21st, 2019 |  


Medians will hinder emergency responders

I am writing on behalf of our emergency equipment operators — police, fire and ambulance drivers. According to Ohio public safety law: “Up...

October 21st, 2019 |  


Helping you with reinstatement fees

Helping you with reinstatement fees

Ohio residents need to drive to get to work. In fact, 83% of working Ohioans drive themselves to work. Only 8% carpool. Only 2% use public transportat...

October 21st, 2019 |  


Vote for county’s growth, prosperity

At the September meeting of the Clinton County Board of Realtors, the board voted unanimously to support the Clinton County Joint Recreation District ...

October 18th, 2019 updated: October 19th, 2019. |  


Think, practice safety this harvest

Think, practice safety this harvest

This past week I heard of a Miami County farmer who was killed in a roadway crash involving another vehicle and a tractor. It is a reminder that we mu...

October 18th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Blan chamber honors HealthQuest’s 25 years

Blan chamber honors HealthQuest’s 25 years

BLANCHESTER — The Blanchester Chamber of Commerce will be honoring HealthQuest in Blanchester, as they celebrate 25 years. Everyone is invited t...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Teams enjoy annual Chamber Clay Shoot

Teams enjoy annual Chamber Clay Shoot

Team Alkermes took home the Chamber Clay Shoot Championship Cup — for the fifth consecutive year — on Friday, Oct. 11 at Cherrybend Pheasa...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Planet Fitness to open this winter in Wilmington

WILMINGTON — Planet Fitness, a franchisor and operator of fitness centers, will open a location in Wilmington at 1215 Rombach Ave. this winter.T...

October 14th, 2019 |  


Business After Hours set for Oct. 16

Business After Hours set for Oct. 16

WILMINGTON — Network and connect with fellow business professionals while viewing local artworks at a Business After Hours at Southern State Com...

October 11th, 2019 |  


Newest local networking event debuts

WILMINGTON — TinCap Cider invites employees and business owners to Wilmington’s newest networking event, Business After Business, every Th...

October 9th, 2019 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA