NEWS


Wanted: Reader recipes for Salt

Wanted: Reader recipes for Salt

The News Journal is asking readers to submit their favorite recipes for a lifestyle magazine it is publishing.All recipes will be considered for publi...

August 7th, 2020 |  


Local Brief: SWCD board meeting canceled

SWCD board meeting canceledThe regularly scheduled August Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors’ meeting has been canceled....

August 7th, 2020 |  


Virus resistant: World’s Longest Yard Sale still lines roads

GADSDEN, Ala. (AP) — For decades, thousands of vendors have fanned out along roadsides from Alabama to Michigan each summer to haggle over the p...

August 7th, 2020 |  


Celebrating farmers markets; recycle program upcoming

Celebrating farmers markets; recycle program upcoming

I’m going to start off this week with my silver lining, which is agriculture and farmers. This week we are celebrating National Farmers Market W...

August 7th, 2020 |  


City: Learning about, addressing issues of homelessness

City: Learning about, addressing issues of homelessness

WILMINGTON — Homelessness is on the minds of local residents as well as officials.At Thursday’s Wilmington Council Meeting, Councilmember ...

August 7th, 2020 updated: August 7th, 2020. |  


SPORTS


Sad-sack Reds blasted by Indians 13-0

Sad-sack Reds blasted by Indians 13-0

CLEVELAND (AP) — José Ramírez homered from both sides of the plate and drove in four runs, and the Cleveland Indians routed the Cincin...

August 7th, 2020 |  


Day Turns Up Heat in Warmer-Than-Expected Round 1 of PGA

Day Turns Up Heat in Warmer-Than-Expected Round 1 of PGA

Bad backs, creaky knees, hardly any applause and one guy who even snapped his driver in two — there was still plenty to complain about as golf&#...

August 7th, 2020 |  


66 players opt out of NFL season due to coronavirus pandemic

66 players opt out of NFL season due to coronavirus pandemic

A total of 66 players have opted out of the 2020 NFL season due to the coronavirus pandemic, nearly half of them linemen.Twenty offensive linemen and ...

August 7th, 2020 |  


Big-time Jackets rally puts Leafs on the brink

Big-time Jackets rally puts Leafs on the brink

TORONTO (AP) — Pierre-Luc Dubois got his third goal of the game 18:24 into overtime, finishing the Columbus Blue Jackets comeback from three goa...

August 7th, 2020 |  


Gasaway paces Falcons to win over Panthers

Gasaway paces Falcons to win over Panthers

WASHINGON CH — The Clinton-Massie boys golf team opened its season Thursday with a 184 to 209 win over Miami Trace at The Greens of Fayette Coun...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Miller’s 40 tops field at Whiteoak GC

Miller’s 40 tops field at Whiteoak GC

MOWRYSTOWN — Blanchester’s Brian Miller was the match medalist Thursday in a two-school match with Lynchburg-Clay at Whiteoak Golf Club.Mi...

August 6th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


Helping hands for Clinton County from Wyoming, Ohio church

Helping hands for Clinton County from Wyoming, Ohio church

CLARKSVILLE — “Do all the good you can, in all the ways you can.”That quote from 16th-century Methodist Rev. John Wesley was the the...

July 24th, 2020 |  


Family welcomes new arrival

Family welcomes new arrival

Dominic Eugene Peacock was born July 14, 2020 at 1:23 p.m. He was 6 lbs., 6 oz. and 19 inches.His life, as well as his mother’s life, was saved ...

July 20th, 2020 |  


Osborn, Van Scoyk to wed

Osborn, Van Scoyk to wed

Ray and Peggy (Irwin) Eades are excited to announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Katherine Osborn, to Michael Van Scoyk of New Carlisle.Mr....

July 20th, 2020 |  


Clinton County June marriage licenses

Clinton County June 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...

July 7th, 2020 |  


Burton, O’Bryon engaged

Burton, O’Bryon engaged

Jocelyn Burton and Caleb O’Bryon, both of Kent, Ohio are announcing their engagement.Jocelyn is the daughter of James and Rhonda Burton of Clark...

June 12th, 2020 |  


Clinton County March, April and May marriage licenses

Clinton County March, April and May 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...

June 10th, 2020 |  


OPINION


Celebrating farmers markets; recycle program upcoming

Celebrating farmers markets; recycle program upcoming

I’m going to start off this week with my silver lining, which is agriculture and farmers. This week we are celebrating National Farmers Market W...

August 7th, 2020 |  


Better data to fight the virus

Ohio has placed a huge amount of responsibility for keeping communities safe during this coronavirus pandemic on local authorities, particularly local...

August 6th, 2020 |  


The ‘Merk’ with a mean streak

The ‘Merk’ with a mean streak

It seems that my taste in cars dramatically changed after I sold my 1929 Pontiac, spent nearly two years in the military in Germany and returned to co...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Corrupt Republicans, naive Democrats and a company’s horrible choices

There’s plenty of blame to be cast as Ohioans begin to comprehend the scope of our state’s latest corruption scandal, which revealed an ep...

August 5th, 2020 |  


Nursing home residents must be protected

About 40 percent of the more than 146,000 Americans killed by COVID-19 have been residents of nursing homes. Somehow, despite knowing older people wit...

August 5th, 2020 |  


Supporting American PPE production

Supporting American PPE production

COVID-19 infection rates are once again rising in Ohio and around the country, yet too many of our frontline workers — including health care pro...

August 4th, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


4 Big Tech CEOs getting heat from Congress on competition

WASHINGTON (AP) — Four Big Tech CEOs — Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Sundar Pichai of Google and Tim Cook o...

July 29th, 2020 |  


Local businesses celebrate grand openings

Local businesses celebrate grand openings

Carmel Bea Hair Studio celebrated its grand opening July 18 with a ribbon cutting by the Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce and an afternoo...

July 27th, 2020 |  


Orchard Veterinary Care under new ownership

Orchard Veterinary Care under new ownership

After more than 40 years of faithful service to the animals of Clinton County, Robert Gano, DVM is stepping down as owner of Orchard Veterinary Care. ...

July 27th, 2020 |  


Clinton County real estate transfers

Clinton County real estate transfers

This list of real estate transfers within Clinton County is provided by the Office of Clinton County Auditor Terence Habermehl and transcribed by News...

July 23rd, 2020 |  


Murphy 30 Days of Giving continues

Murphy 30 Days of Giving continues

WILMINGTON — The Murphy Theatre is halfway through our 30 Days of Giving Campaign and the response has been incredible!For over 100 years, the M...

July 15th, 2020 |  


Port Authority partners with SBDC; office hours available on Thursdays

Port Authority partners with SBDC; office hours available on Thursdays

WILMINGTON — The Clinton County Port Authority is partnering with Ohio’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC) program to bring advisor...

July 14th, 2020 |  


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