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Clinton County Health District awarded $200,000

Clinton County Health District awarded $200,000

WILMINGTON — The Clinton County Health District (CCHD) recently was awarded an additional $200,000 of CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Ec...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Municipal court judge hands down sentences

Municipal court judge hands down sentences

The following report is compiled using a disposition report provided by Clinton County Municipal Court. The information includes the defendant’s...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Blan PD: Domestic violence suspect had drugs, paraphernalia

Blan PD: Domestic violence suspect had drugs, paraphernalia

BLANCHESTER — A man was arrested for domestic violence in an apartment that contained drug paraphernalia and suspected illegal drugs, according ...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


History Center’s historic Eli Harvey artwork being digitized

History Center’s historic Eli Harvey artwork being digitized

WILMINGTON — The staff of the Clinton County History Center recently transported 20 Eli Harvey paintings, portraits and sketches to the Ohio His...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


12 days of Christmas for 12 kids

12 days of Christmas for 12 kids

The News Journal donated a booth to the Clinton County Ho Ho Shop during the weekend Holidays at the Creek craft fair hosted by the News Journal at Ca...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


SPORTS


‘See ya next year:’ Burrow injury derails Bengals season

‘See ya next year:’ Burrow injury derails Bengals season

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Joe Burrow couldn’t put any weight on his left leg as he was helped onto a cart. Cincinnati Bengals teammates and Was...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


More than wins, losses at stake as basketball season arrives

More than wins, losses at stake as basketball season arrives

As more than 300 teams prepare to start a season that will look nothing like any before it, the conversation isn’t so much about who will be cut...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


On Football: About those rising NFL teams, never mind.

On Football: About those rising NFL teams, never mind.

ediocrity is mediocrity. You can’t hide it, especially in the NFC East, where being mediocre is a compliment.This, however, isn’t about th...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Browns step up without Garrett, down Eagles in steady rain

Browns step up without Garrett, down Eagles in steady rain

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kareem Hunt lifted off just inside the 5-yard line, soared over the head of Philadelphia’s Jalen Mills like an Olympic lo...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Clemson’s Swinney: COVID-19 FSU ‘excuse to cancel game’

Clemson’s Swinney: COVID-19 FSU ‘excuse to cancel game’

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said his team met the medical standard to play against Florida State and believes the Seminoles called off the game because...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


NFL Today, Week 11: This, that, by the numbers

NFL Today, Week 11: This, that, by the numbers

SCOREBOARDTonight, Nov. 23Los Angeles Rams at Tampa Bay, 8:15 p.m. EST, ESPN — Jared Goff and the Rams (6-3) are making their fifth East Coast t...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


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LIFE


Clinton County September marriage licenses

Clinton County September marriage licenses

WILMINGTON — Below is a marriage licenses report from Clinton County Probate Court. It includes the names of the couple, their towns of residenc...

October 7th, 2020 |  


Celebrating 95th birthday

Celebrating 95th birthday

Celebrate Harold Junior McCoy’s 95th birthday 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 4 at McCoy Place, 1130 Gurneyville Rd., Wilmington.Harold is a Navy veteran ...

October 1st, 2020 |  


Sparks, Frauenknecht engaged

Sparks, Frauenknecht engaged

Ashley Sparks and Douglas Frauenknecht, who reside in Wilmington, became engaged on July 4th, 2020 and plan a fall 2021 wedding. .neFileBlock { margi...

September 9th, 2020 |  


Clinton County marriage licenses in August

Clinton County marriage licenses in August

WILMINGTON — Below is a marriage licenses report from Clinton County Probate Court. It includes the names of the couple, their towns of residenc...

September 7th, 2020 |  


Milestone birthdays at Cape May

Milestone birthdays at Cape May

Two residents of Ohio Living Cape May in Wilmington recently celebrated their 100th birthdays. Staff and residents honored Jean Crites (at left in com...

September 2nd, 2020 |  


Virus limits attendance at 155th Collett-McKay Picnic in Clinton County

CHESTER TOWNSHIP — The 155th annual Collett-McKay Picnic was once again held on the dedicated family picnic grounds on Gurneyville Road in Chest...

August 17th, 2020 |  


OPINION


Vaccines a key in fight against COVID

Vaccines a key in fight against COVID

Ohio, like the rest of the country, is currently experiencing an unprecedented surge in coronavirus cases. The number of new cases per day in Ohio has...

November 20th, 2020 |  


Supporting veterans’ mental health needs

Supporting veterans’ mental health needs

This month’s virtual and socially distanced Veterans Day celebrations around Ohio serve as a reminder not only of the sacrifices veterans make f...

November 18th, 2020 |  


Time to stop angry words, nastiness

I take some offense at Rev. Silverstrim’s article for the word usage she employs as she talks about the recent election. While each of us has ou...

November 18th, 2020 |  


Don’t let life pass you by

Don’t let life pass you by

Our lives are shaped by millions of events that combine to make up each day and each year of life – from childhood to retirement.Looking back ov...

November 16th, 2020 |  


Our amoral dictator refuses to abdicate

As I write this, Sunday, Nov. 15, I confess that I am still processing the recent election. Joe Biden is President-elect and Kamala Harris is Vice Pre...

November 16th, 2020 |  


Beware of mycotoxins, and watch the next Southern Ohio Farm Show

Beware of mycotoxins, and watch the next Southern Ohio Farm Show

First off, this week I want to say “Thank you!” to all our veterans and their families both past and present. Not only should we thank the...

November 13th, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


Webinar on fundraising via social media

Webinar on fundraising via social media

The Clinton County Foundation is presenting the final free webinar on fundraising through social media in the series Outside the Box: Fundraising on S...

November 10th, 2020 |  


Hiring held last month, but signs of caution as virus worsens

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defying fears of another slowdown, U.S. businesses kept hiring at a solid pace in October, yet there are signs they remain cau...

November 8th, 2020 |  


Chamber: Now’s time to nominate ‘Clinton County Community Champions’ in 5 categories

Chamber: Now’s time to nominate ‘Clinton County Community Champions’ in 5 categories

WILMINGTON — The COVID-19 pandemic has changed every facet of life as we know it. In the months since the COVID-19 outbreak, communities everywh...

November 6th, 2020 |  


Relief grant still has funds available for Clinton County businesses

Relief grant still has funds available for Clinton County businesses

The Clinton County Port Authority was notified Friday that Clinton County businesses have yet to submit 50 applications for the Small Business Relief...

November 6th, 2020 |  


Warm and fuzzy in many ways

Warm and fuzzy in many ways

NEW VIENNA — A small shop is hoping to give locals a small, warm and fuzzy bit of relief from a stressful year while also teaching them somethin...

November 4th, 2020 |  


Nutrien Ag Solutions to construct 3-building retail facility in Clinton County

Nutrien Ag Solutions to construct 3-building retail facility in Clinton County

UNION TOWNSHIP — Wanting something more state-of-the-art, Nutrien Ag Solutions plans to develop a new agricultural retail facility at the inters...

November 2nd, 2020 updated: November 2nd, 2020. |  


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