NEWS


Fauci says US headed in ‘wrong direction’ on coronavirus

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — The United States is in an “unnecessary predicament” of soaring COVID-19 cases fueled by unvaccinated Americ...

July 26th, 2021 |  


Sparked by pandemic fallout, homeschooling surges across US

Although the pandemic disrupted family life across the U.S. since taking hold in spring 2020, some parents are grateful for one consequence: They̵...

July 25th, 2021 |  


Beware of budget gimmicks in push for massive spending deals

Beware of budget gimmicks in push for massive spending deals

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senators fashioning a pair of colossal bills that would deliver more than $4 trillion for infrastructure, health care, environ...

July 25th, 2021 |  


DeChambeau, Rahm out of Olympics after positive COVID tests

DeChambeau, Rahm out of Olympics after positive COVID tests

TOKYO (AP) — Known for their towering drives, Bryson DeChambeau and Jon Rahm won’t make it to the tee box at the Olympics.The last two U.S...

July 25th, 2021 |  


Flying start: American swimmers do just fine without Phelps

Flying start: American swimmers do just fine without Phelps

TOKYO (AP) — Michael Phelps was up in his broadcast seat, a mere observer rather than the driving force of U.S. swimming.No need to fret about w...

July 25th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Typhoon could disrupt Olympics

Typhoon could disrupt Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — First, the sun. Now: the wind and the rain.The Tokyo Olympics, delayed by the pandemic and opened under oppressive heat, are due fo...

July 26th, 2021 |  


NBC estimates 17 million in US saw opening of Tokyo Olympics

NBC estimates 17 million in US saw opening of Tokyo Olympics

NEW YORK (AP) — An estimated 17 million people in the United States watched the opening ceremony for the Tokyo Olympics held in a largely empty ...

July 26th, 2021 |  


As Herschel Walker eyes Senate run, a turbulent past emerges

As Herschel Walker eyes Senate run, a turbulent past emerges

ATLANTA (AP) — At first glance, Herschel Walker has a coveted political profile for a potential Senate candidate in Georgia.He was a football he...

July 26th, 2021 |  


Healthy Burrow, new faces boost optimism in Bengals camp

Healthy Burrow, new faces boost optimism in Bengals camp

CINCINNATI BENGALS (4-11-1)CAMP SITE: CincinnatiLAST YEAR: Coach Zac Taylor’s second season began with great optimism and fizzled to a close, ju...

July 26th, 2021 updated: July 26th, 2021. |  


NFL faces playbook full of questions as training camps open

NFL faces playbook full of questions as training camps open

From players getting COVID-19 vaccinations to relaxed coronavirus protocols to lineup issues, particularly at quarterback, the NFL faces a multitude o...

July 26th, 2021 |  


OBJ feels Browns on verge of ‘special’ season in 2021

OBJ feels Browns on verge of ‘special’ season in 2021

CLEVELAND (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. doesn’t want to miss a single moment this season.The star wide receiver believes he and his Cleveland B...

July 26th, 2021 |  


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LIFE


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Allens celebrate 65 years
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Celebrating 50 years

Rose Beal to turn 90 years young

Lifelong Clinton County resident Rose Beal is turning 90 on Saturday, July 10, and her children, Keith Beal and Jennifer Dunn, are planning a celebrat...

June 14th, 2021 |  


John and Pam Petty celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

John and Pam Petty celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Former longtime Wilmington residents and 1968 WHS alums John Petty and Pamela Lambcke Petty will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with family ...

June 8th, 2021 |  


Congers celebrate 50th

Congers celebrate 50th

Happy anniversary to Ben and Mary Conger of Wilmington, celebrating 50 years of laughter and love together.They were married June 11, 1971 at the Meth...

June 4th, 2021 |  


Clinton County marriage licenses in May

Clinton County marriage licenses in May

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

June 4th, 2021 |  


Lynch-Badger engaged

Lynch-Badger engaged

Sarah Ann Lynch and Quinten Michael Badger of Paoli, Ind. announce their engagement.Sarah is the daughter of Troy and Laura Lynch of Clarksville, and ...

June 1st, 2021 |  


OPINION


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One giant leap for Pappy
Cameron Champ fends off heat to win 3M Open by 2 strokes

Cameron Champ fends off heat to win 3M Open by 2 strokes

BLAINE, Minn. (AP) — Cameron Champ was struggling mightily through the first half of this year, a frustrating series of performances that pointe...

July 26th, 2021 |  


Miley expected to start for the Reds against Cubs Monday night

Cincinnati Reds (51-48, second in the NL Central) vs. Chicago Cubs (49-51, fourth in the NL Central)Chicago; Monday, 8:05 p.m. EDTPITCHING PROBABLES: ...

July 26th, 2021 |  


China’s Yang takes first gold at uneasy Tokyo Olympics

China’s Yang takes first gold at uneasy Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — Hardly half a day passed before politics, the pandemic and blistering heat impacted events across the Tokyo Olympics.China’s ...

July 24th, 2021 |  


Biden’s redefinition of infrastructure

According to Webster and other sources of definitions, infrastructure relates to the following: Buildings, roads, tunnels, railroads, power supplies, ...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Pride goes before the fall

Pride goes before the fall

You’ve heard the old saying, “pride goes before a fall”. The implication is that overconfidence, or an exaggerated sense of self-imp...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Deadline for special election letters has passed

Deadline for special election letters has passed

The News Journal deadline to receive Letters to the Editor pertaining to the Tuesday, August 3 special primary election — for Ohio’s 15th ...

July 22nd, 2021 updated: July 23rd, 2021. |  


BUSINESS


Port Authority celebrates award-winning SBDC member

Port Authority celebrates award-winning SBDC member

WILMINGTON — The Clinton County Port Authority is pleased to congratulate David Riggs, Director of the SBDC at Miami Regionals, for being named ...

July 16th, 2021 |  


Ohio’s unemployment rate increases to 5.2% in June, from 5% in May

Ohio’s unemployment rate increases to 5.2% in June, from 5% in May

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio’s unemployment rate was 5.2% in June 2021, up from 5.0% in May. Ohio’s nonagricultural wage and salary employm...

July 16th, 2021 |  


Ohio unemployment claims dip

Ohio unemployment claims dip

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) this week provided updated data on Ohio’s unemployment claims file...

July 15th, 2021 |  


Port Authority Board authorizes lease, building improvements

Port Authority Board authorizes lease, building improvements

WILMINGTON — The Clinton County Port Authority Board approved the lease of Building 2051 to GA Telesis Engine Services, LLC, as well as approved...

July 14th, 2021 |  


Biker to Biker store revs up

Biker to Biker store revs up

Biker to Biker Consignment Shop LLC in Blanchester welcomed the community to its first open house last Saturday, featuring a ribbon-cutting ceremony i...

July 9th, 2021 |  


AMES, ATI helping local canines and cats

AMES, ATI helping local canines and cats

WILMINGTON — Air Transport International and Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services (AMES) — subsidiaries of ATSG in Wilmington ...

July 9th, 2021 |  


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