NEWS


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Red Cross seeks disaster relief volunteers
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Ohio up to 1.25 million new jobless claims last 10 weeks
Clinton County contracts for imagery hosting service

Clinton County contracts for imagery hosting service

WILMINGTON — Clinton County has signed an annual contract with Woolpert for a subscription software service that hosts, maintains and facilitate...

May 28th, 2020 |  


East Clinton seniors cruise through 2020 graduation

East Clinton seniors cruise through 2020 graduation

Members of the East Clinton Class of 2020 held a “Cruise Thru” over the weekend when residents had an opportunity to go outdoors and cheer...

May 28th, 2020 |  


CMMS announces end-of-year awards

CMMS announces end-of-year awards

The Clinton-Massie Middle School End of Year Awards for 2019-2020:Principals AwardLuke DickeyLena Lorns History AwardDanica Henderson & AJ BrewerS...

May 28th, 2020 |  


In an article Thursday about the Jason Reeder trial, Alycia Bemmes was reported as Assistant Public Defender. Bemmes is actually the Director/Public D...

May 28th, 2020 |  


ECMS students earn awards, recognition

ECMS students earn awards, recognition

East Clinton Middle School recently honored (virtually) and recognized students, including:2020 Wills Award Winner — Kaleb Bauman2020 Archie Gri...

May 28th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


8:38 am |    
WHS seeking boys golf coach

NFL clarifies rules proposal on alternate for onside kicks

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has clarified the rules proposal for an alternative to an onside kick.The Philadelphia Eagles have proposed allowing one...

May 27th, 2020 |  


Players call MLB economic proposal `extremely disappointing’

Players call MLB economic proposal `extremely disappointing’

NEW YORK (AP) — A rookie at the major league minimum would keep about 47% of his original salary this year while multimillionaire stars Mike Tro...

May 27th, 2020 |  


Column: Golf can’t expect to be this entertaining always

Column: Golf can’t expect to be this entertaining always

Now we know what Phil Mickelson is thinking over the most difficult of pitch shots.Because he was talking.It was one of the highlights from “The...

May 27th, 2020 |  


Dolphins owner: There definitely will be an NFL season

Dolphins owner: There definitely will be an NFL season

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross says he’s confident the NFL will play in 2020, with or without spectators.“I think th...

May 26th, 2020 |  


NASCAR Rewind: Keselowski gets win but Hendrick Motorsports takes 2 losses

NASCAR Rewind: Keselowski gets win but Hendrick Motorsports takes 2 losses

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Brad Keselowski has won the Southern 500, the Bristol night race, the Brickyard 400 and has now crossed the Coca-Cola 600 o...

May 26th, 2020 |  


Keselowski wins 600 to extend Johnson’s losing streak

Keselowski wins 600 to extend Johnson’s losing streak

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Brad Keselowski, in a contract year and trying to up his value in free agency, gave Roger Penske a victory on what should h...

May 25th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


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Kelleys welcome a son
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Bannings welcome baby girl

TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Saturday, April 11, the 102nd day of 2020. There are 264 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On April 11, 1980, the Equa...

April 11th, 2020 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Friday, April 10, the 101st day of 2020. There are 265 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On April 10, 1912, the Britis...

April 10th, 2020 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Thursday, April 9, the 100th day of 2020. There are 266 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On April 9, 1942, during Wor...

April 9th, 2020 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Wednesday, April 8, the 99th day of 2020. There are 267 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On April 8, 1864, the United...

April 8th, 2020 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Tuesday, April 7, the 98th day of 2020. There are 268 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On April 7, 1862, Union forces...

April 7th, 2020 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Saturday, April 4, the 95th day of 2020. There are 271 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On April 4, 1968, civil right...

April 4th, 2020 |  


OPINION


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We are better than this

Protecting workers on the job

Protecting workers on the job

It’s clear that Ohio workers are the heroes of this pandemic.At a time when we’re demanding more from them than ever before, you would thi...

May 25th, 2020 |  


Honor our military — every day

Honor our military — every day

All day long yesterday, it seemed that something was missing. Memorial Day is so much more than the traditional beginning of summer. Our family alway...

May 25th, 2020 |  


Effects of saturated soils on recently planted corn and soybeans

Effects of saturated soils on recently planted corn and soybeans

The recent rain sure put a stop to planting progress. In parts of Clinton County, farmers are reporting 60 to 70 percent complete with planting progre...

May 22nd, 2020 |  


Why doesn’t everyone wear a mask?

Why doesn’t everyone wear a mask?

I have the privilege of networking with several local multi-church organizations. When we meet, there is an amazing array of Biblical interpretations ...

May 21st, 2020 |  


They touched us with kindness

They touched us with kindness

A few years after the Civil War, the Irish, Italians and Germans of Columbus, Ohio came together to build a picturesque church just west of downtown i...

May 21st, 2020 updated: May 21st, 2020. |  


Minor changes for safe, fair voting

The clock is ticking on Ohio lawmakers.Ohioans will start voting for president and other important races in less than five months under pandemic condi...

May 21st, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


Take chamber’s survey on PPE this week

Take chamber’s survey on PPE this week

As businesses and organizations re-open or adjust their continued operations in response to COVID-19, the Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerc...

May 13th, 2020 |  


World Equestrian Center to close through March 2021

World Equestrian Center to close through March 2021

WILMINGTON – The World Equestrian Center Ohio, located in Wilmington, announced on its website Tuesday that it will be closed from Sept. 1, 2020...

May 12th, 2020 updated: May 12th, 2020. |  


Chamber, Health District set virtual Lunch & Learn on business re-openings, planning and more

Chamber, Health District set virtual Lunch & Learn on business re-openings, planning and more

Beginning May 1, the state of Ohio will begin a phased-in reopening of the state economy. The plan will be fact-driven over a long period of time to m...

April 23rd, 2020 updated: April 23rd, 2020. |  


Pre-clinical data promising for Alkermes product

Pre-clinical data promising for Alkermes product

The “Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer” has published pre-clinical data demonstrating the anti-tumor efficacy of Alkermes’ investi...

April 23rd, 2020 |  


WNJ debuts monthly Clinton County real estate transfers

WNJ debuts monthly Clinton County real estate transfers

The monthly list of real estate transfers in Clinton County is provided by the Office of Clinton County Auditor Terence Habermehl and transcribed by N...

April 10th, 2020 |  


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