NEWS


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Peterson seeks GOP nomination for Ohio’s 15th District in US Congress

Peterson seeks GOP nomination for Ohio’s 15th District in US Congress

State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Fayette County) announced Tuesday that he will seek the Republican nomination for Ohio’s 15th Congressional Distri...

April 21st, 2021 |  


STORY UPDATED: Columbus officer fatally shoots Black teen swinging knife

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The fatal police shooting of Ma’Khia Bryant, a Black teenager seen on video charging at two people with a knife, cam...

April 21st, 2021 updated: April 21st, 2021. |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Wednesday, April 21, the 111th day of 2021. There are 254 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On April 21, 1836, an army...

April 21st, 2021 |  


City will pay over $1.8M of Rombach work; hope is for access to American Rescue Plan Act funds

City will pay over $1.8M of Rombach work; hope is for access to American Rescue Plan Act funds

WILMINGTON — Despite much frustration, Wilmington City Council agreed the city will pay over $1.8 million of the huge upcoming Rombach Avenue pr...

April 20th, 2021 |  


Clinton-Massie’s Falcon Flex highlighted at board meeting

Clinton-Massie’s Falcon Flex highlighted at board meeting

ADAMS TOWNSHIP — Now in its second full academic year, the Falcon Flex online schooling initiative is looking to innovate and expand.Originally ...

April 20th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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EC girls win tri at Trace; boys third
Falcons fly to top of Greenon field

Falcons fly to top of Greenon field

ENON — The Clinton-Massie boys track and field team won the Greenon Invitational Tuesday night.The Massie girls were ninth overall. The best fin...

April 21st, 2021 |  


Super League collapses after the 6 English clubs withdraw

Super League collapses after the 6 English clubs withdraw

LONDON (AP) — The Super League collapsed before a ball was kicked in the European breakaway competition after being abandoned by the six English...

April 21st, 2021 |  


Rain, then snow halts game with D’backs leading Reds in 8th

Rain, then snow halts game with D’backs leading Reds in 8th

CINCINNATI (AP) — Reds reliever Lucas Sims walked in a run to give the Arizona Diamondbacks a 5-4 lead over Cincinnati in the top of the eighth ...

April 21st, 2021 |  


Defensive gems preserve CM’s 5-4 win

Defensive gems preserve CM’s 5-4 win

MT. ORAB — Two defensive gems in the seventh inning preserved Clinton-Massie’s 5-4 win over Western Brown Tuesday in SBAAC American Divisi...

April 20th, 2021 |  


No. 3 Wildcats blank Astros 13-0

No. 3 Wildcats blank Astros 13-0

WILLIAMSBURG — No. 3 Williamsburg defeated East Clinton 13-0 Tuesday night in SBAAC National Division softball at WHS. State-ranked in the first...

April 20th, 2021 |  


Wildcats, Bulldogs play to 8-8 tie

Wildcats, Bulldogs play to 8-8 tie

BLANCHESTER — Batavia and Blanchester battled to an 8-8 tie Tuesday in a non-league baseball game between SBAAC rivals at Bott Field on the BHS ...

April 20th, 2021 updated: April 20th, 2021. |  


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LIFE


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’Til we meet again
’Til we meet again

’Til we meet again

Several members of the Fun Bunch were delighted to meet again on March 18 for a luncheon at the General Denver Hotel & Restaurant.Sadly, it was to...

March 23rd, 2021 |  


Municipal court judge hands down sentences, including to 7 motorists

Municipal court judge hands down sentences, including to 7 motorists

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

February 24th, 2021 |  


Happy 103rd birthday, Helen

Happy 103rd birthday, Helen

For Ohio Living Cape May resident Helen Semler, Valentine’s Day means more than just a special day for heart-shaped cards and candy — it&#...

February 15th, 2021 |  


MLB season slated to start with Yankees-Jays, Tigers-Indians

MLB season slated to start with Yankees-Jays, Tigers-Indians

NEW YORK (AP) — The major league season is scheduled to start April 1 with the New York Yankees hosting Toronto and Detroit hosting Cleveland, p...

February 11th, 2021 |  


Clinton County marriage licenses in January

Clinton County marriage licenses in January

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

February 2nd, 2021 |  


OPINION


The Jefferson School snake tale

The Jefferson School snake tale

In Clinton County, townships and their one-room schools once scattered the landscape. Among them were Mount Pleasant, Martinsville, Pansy, Kingman, Je...

April 19th, 2021 |  


Beware of packing US Supreme Court

The Democrats are hard at work with some pending legislation in the House that would, if passed, increase the number of Supreme Court judges from nine...

April 16th, 2021 |  


Heart-turning, life-changing encounters with God

Heart-turning, life-changing encounters with God

My 12-year-old niece, Tessa, is obsessed with “Hamilton.”The pandemic seems to have contributed to her obsession – giving her ample ...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Editorial: What’s best for our safety

Editorial: What’s best for our safety

Efforts to increase the number of vaccinations across the country were dealt a blow Tuesday with the announcement the Johnson & Johnson vaccine wa...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Allowing more to earn overtime pay

Allowing more to earn overtime pay

It’s simple: if you work extra hours, you should earn extra payFour and a half years ago in Columbus, I stood with then-Vice President Biden and...

April 13th, 2021 |  


Starting life on a windowsill

Starting life on a windowsill

A few years ago, I saw an interesting sight as I walked down the stairs of our house.We have a little landing just a few steps from the bottom. It was...

April 12th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Dr. Santin to lead Ohio’s largest physician organization

Dr. Santin to lead Ohio’s largest physician organization

WILMINGTON – Dr. Brian Santin of Ohio Vein & Vascular, based in Wilmington, was elected by the Ohio State Medical Association (OSMA) as Pres...

April 12th, 2021 |  


Rep. Stivers hosting virtual job fair

COLUMBUS – U.S. Rep. Steve Stivers (R-Ohio) will host a virtual job fair to help connect qualified applicants with potential employers from 10 a...

April 6th, 2021 |  


Rushing to Roasted coffees and more

Rushing to Roasted coffees and more

BLANCHESTER — Roasted — a “sophisticated yet casual coffee shop” — recently opened on Main Street in Blanchester.Co-owne...

April 5th, 2021 updated: April 5th, 2021. |  


ATSG’s Airborne Training Services launches redesigned website

ATSG’s Airborne Training Services launches redesigned website

WILMINGTON — Airborne Training Services, the airline pilot training subsidiary of Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (ATSG) announced the launch...

April 5th, 2021 |  


The Guest House Spa makes local debut

The Guest House Spa makes local debut

WILMINGTON — Join The Guest House Spa for the grand opening of its new location at 15 E. Main St. at an open house 1-4 p.m. Saturday, April 10 a...

April 5th, 2021 |  


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