NEWS


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Judge sentences more in Clinton County Municipal Court
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Blanchester fundraiser looking to ‘make a splash’
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Residential grease fire goes out of control
Up for debate

Up for debate

Two local debaters participated in the National Christian Forensics and Communication Association (NCFCA)’s annual national tournament in June. ...

October 23rd, 2018 |  


WFD visits Bright Beginnings

WFD visits Bright Beginnings

In observance of Fire Prevention Month, the Wilmington Fire Department visited the preschool classes at Bright Beginnings Tuesday School at Bible Bapt...

October 23rd, 2018 |  


Local Historic Tax Credit Coffee slated

Local Historic Tax Credit Coffee slated

WILMINGTON – Heritage Ohio announced the latest in their Historic Tax Credit Coffee series set for Nov. 5, and Main Street Wilmington will host ...

October 23rd, 2018 |  


WC to present ‘Little Shop of Horrors’

WC to present ‘Little Shop of Horrors’

WILMINGTON — The world is in big trouble as a giant, man-eating plant is about to wreak global destruction when Wilmington College Theatre prese...

October 23rd, 2018 |  


Clinton County Municipal Court dispositions for O.V.I, other vehicle violations

Clinton County Municipal Court dispositions for O.V.I, other vehicle violations

WILMINGTON — The following report is compiled using a disposition report provided by Clinton County Municipal Court. The information includes th...

October 22nd, 2018 |  


Kiwanis: WC hoops, pancake breakfast

Kiwanis: WC hoops, pancake breakfast

The Wilmington College women’s basketball team and head coach Jerry Scheve spoke to Wilmington Kiwanis last Thursday about their upcoming 2018-2...

October 22nd, 2018 |  


SPORTS


LEADING OFF: Kershaw, Sale set for Game 1 of World Series

LEADING OFF: Kershaw, Sale set for Game 1 of World Series

A look at what’s happening around the major leagues today:FENWAY FRESHMANDodgers ace Clayton Kershaw will pitch at Fenway Park for the first tim...

October 23rd, 2018 |  


Los Angeles meets Boston in Game 1 of the World Series

/Los Angeles Dodgers (92-71, first in NL West) vs. Boston Red Sox (108-54, first in AL East)Boston; Tuesday, 8:09 p.m. EasternPROBABLE PITCHERS: Dodge...

October 23rd, 2018 |  


World Series Game 1 to be cold one for Dodgers, Red Sox

World Series Game 1 to be cold one for Dodgers, Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) — Hooting and hollering, Chris Taylor and a couple of Dodgers took aim at the Green Monster. With their arms, not bats.Standing in l...

October 23rd, 2018 |  


Restocked Kansas nabs No. 1 spot in AP Top 25 preseason poll

Restocked Kansas nabs No. 1 spot in AP Top 25 preseason poll

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Kansas coach Bill Self sees big holes when he looks at his roster after losing three starters, including Associated Press A...

October 23rd, 2018 |  


Cowboys get Amari Cooper from Raiders for 1st-round pick

Cowboys get Amari Cooper from Raiders for 1st-round pick

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys made a bold move for the present Monday, trading a first-round pick for Oakland receiver Amari Cooper in Raider...

October 23rd, 2018 |  


Heys, Parks qualify to regional meet for Wilmington

Heys, Parks qualify to regional meet for Wilmington

CEDARVILLE - In his bid for a second trip to the state cross country meet, Wilmington’s Simon Heys finished fourth Saturday at the Division I di...

October 22nd, 2018 |  


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LIFE


10:33 am |    
Bowman-Banning engagement

85th Hadley-Bevan family reunion held

The 85th Hadley-Bevan reunion was held Sept. 16 at the home of Bruce and Adrianne Bevan. President Hesperia Bevan welcomed everyone and thanked the ho...

October 3rd, 2018 |  


Masons celebrate 72nd anniversary

Masons celebrate 72nd anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. George William Mason Sr. celebrated their 72nd wedding anniversary on Aug. 29, 2018.They met when George was with the Army Air Force and ...

August 31st, 2018 |  


Swartzels celebrate 50th

Swartzels celebrate 50th

Bill and Dika Swartzel of Cuba, Ohio will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 1. Lt. j.g. William A. Swartzel and the former Dika Irelan...

August 29th, 2018 |  


Peelle family holds its 128th reunion

The 128th Consecutive Peelle Annual Reunion was held on Sunday, Aug. 26, at the Eli Harvey House at the Hadley historical farm at 1133 Lebanon Road, C...

August 28th, 2018 updated: August 28th, 2018. |  


30 tops field in Community outing at Elks

30 tops field in Community outing at Elks

The team of Mark Hess, Dick Mitchener, Gary Bishop and Jim Jones had a 6-under par 30 Thursday and won the Community Golf League outing at the Elks 79...

August 23rd, 2018 |  


OPINION


Meaning of ‘manliness’ and ‘masculinity’

Meaning of ‘manliness’ and ‘masculinity’

When we discuss sexual assault, we often talk about women. What should women do to stay safe?When I was in school, girls were even trained in women...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Beware of the scarecrow

Beware of the scarecrow

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. Not because of the pagan ritualistic celebrations of all things evil, but because it’s just fun.The co...

October 19th, 2018 |  


News mostly good for fall harvest

News mostly good for fall harvest

Harvest season continues to move forward this week for Clinton County, with many favorable yield reports coming in for both corn and soybeans.The harv...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Great Oaks, great investment

Great Oaks, great investment

On November 6 — or before, if you’re voting early, you’ll have the chance to determine the future of career-technical education in 3...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Living life while time marches on

In recent years I’ve watched good friends walk the valley of battling cancer. Somewhat slowly they went through the process of fighting for thei...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Focusing on fighting addiction

Focusing on fighting addiction

The National Center for Health Statistics reported that Ohio’s rate of overdose deaths has grown 41 percent from 2016-2017. Clinton County has t...

October 17th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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The meal’s on WNRC
WSB names Grant new president/CEO

WSB names Grant new president/CEO

WILMINGTON — Wilmington Savings Bank has named Robert S. Grant its new President and Chief Executive Officer.Grant, a 30-year banking veteran, h...

October 12th, 2018 |  


Open house set at Chris Newport Farmers Insurance Agency

WILMINGTON — Join Chris Newport Farmers Insurance on Tuesday, Oct. 16 from 5-8 p.m. for an open house, along with a ribbon-cutting in conjunctio...

October 10th, 2018 |  


Vital Fitness hosts Breast Cancer boot camp

WILMINGTON — Vital Fitness hosted its 7th Annual Boot Camp for Breast Cancer on Saturday, Oct. 6, raising more than $4,000 for a local community...

October 9th, 2018 |  


Kat McKay new CM library manager

Kat McKay new CM library manager

The Clinton-Massie Branch of the Wilmington Public Library welcomes Kat McKay as its new manager.The branch re-opened in 2011 and operates out of the ...

October 5th, 2018 |  


Wilma McBrayer of McBrayer Real Estate Company announces retirement

Wilma McBrayer of McBrayer Real Estate Company announces retirement

WILMINGTON — Wilma McBrayer, broker and owner of McBrayer Real Estate Company in Wilmington, is announcing her retirement after 27-plus years of...

October 5th, 2018 |  


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