NEWS


Wilmington readies to Rock the Block tonight (and Saturday)

Wilmington readies to Rock the Block tonight (and Saturday)

WILMINGTON —Rock the Block is prepared to handle the crowds/overflow parking Saturday by offering a parking/shuttle service.“We will offer...

July 30th, 2021 |  


Spray and splash at back-to-school bash

Spray and splash at back-to-school bash

WILMINGTON — The Wilmington Fire Department is hosting a Back-to-School Water Day — as a celebration for students returning to school in A...

July 30th, 2021 updated: July 30th, 2021. |  


Local Brief: Wilson Twp. sets meeting

Wilson Twp. sets meetingThe Wilson Township Board of Trustees will meet in special session at 8 p.m. Tuesday, August 3 to discuss employment issues....

July 30th, 2021 updated: July 30th, 2021. |  


: Worker pay rises strongly as businesses fight to fill jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wages and salaries rose at a healthy pace in the three months ended in June as employers competed to find enough workers to fi...

July 30th, 2021 |  


As Biden’s infrastructure plan advances, can GOP get to yes?

WASHINGTON (AP) — For President Joe Biden and the senators laboring over a nearly $1 trillion infrastructure package, there’s just one que...

July 30th, 2021 |  


Clinton County eateries inspected

Clinton County eateries inspected

The following information is obtained from the Clinton County Health Department and is compiled from inspection reports.Violations are either critical...

July 30th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Miley starts against Mets as Votto eyes HR in 8th straight game

Miley starts against Mets as Votto eyes HR in 8th straight game

Cincinnati Reds (55-49, second in the NL Central) vs. New York Mets (54-48, first in the NL East)Flushing, Queens; Saturday, 7:10 p.m. EDTPITCHING PRO...

July 31st, 2021 |  


LEADING OFF: Reds’ Votto can match HR mark Saturday vs. Mets

LEADING OFF: Reds’ Votto can match HR mark Saturday vs. Mets

A look at what’s happening around the majors today:___EIGHT IS ENOUGHJoey Votto has homered in seven straight games and the Cincinnati Reds slug...

July 31st, 2021 |  


Tom Brady’s knee feels fine, happy to be back to work

Tom Brady’s knee feels fine, happy to be back to work

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A “long, arduous offseason’’ behind him, Tom Brady says his surgically repaired knee feels good and he̵...

July 31st, 2021 |  


Biles out of vault and uneven bars; beam and floor possible

Biles out of vault and uneven bars; beam and floor possible

TOKYO (AP) — Simone Biles is opting not to defend her Olympic vault title, pulling out of Sunday’s event finals for both vault and uneven ...

July 31st, 2021 |  


Olympic Latest: Thompson-Herah breaks FloJo’s 100m Olympic mark

Olympic Latest: Thompson-Herah breaks FloJo’s 100m Olympic mark

TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year’s delay because of the coronav...

July 31st, 2021 |  


American gold: Dressel, Ledecky win again at Olympic pool

American gold: Dressel, Ledecky win again at Olympic pool

TOKYO (AP) — Caeleb Dressel added a world record to his growing medal haul.Katie Ledecky closed out her Olympics with another victory, too.Conti...

July 30th, 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


Big 12 accuses ESPN of trying to ‘destabilize’ conference

Big 12 accuses ESPN of trying to ‘destabilize’ conference

Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby accused ESPN of encouraging other conferences to pick apart the league so Texas and Oklahoma can move to the Southeast...

July 29th, 2021 |  


Love manes having to say you’re sorry

Love manes having to say you’re sorry

In the 1970 movie, “Love Story”, there was an iconic line stated twice during the film: “Love means never having to say you’re...

July 29th, 2021 |  


Editorial: Lawmakers thwarting efforts to fight COVID-19 are toying with lives

Biologically speaking, viruses are not alive.They don’t need to be alive to harm us.The microscopic parasites thrive in the gray area of the und...

July 29th, 2021 |  


Wilmington College’s history and future are worth celebrating

Wilmington College’s history and future are worth celebrating

As a book project expressly tied to Wilmington College’s sesquicentennial in higher education, the newly published “Wilmington College: Ce...

July 29th, 2021 |  


The Greatest Show on Earth

The Greatest Show on Earth

When I was a child of five or six living in Yonkers, New York, my parents took my sister and me to “The Greatest Show on Earth”, i.e. the ...

July 28th, 2021 |  


Leveling the playing field between workers and corporations

Leveling the playing field between workers and corporations

It’s simple: unions make Ohioans’ hard work pay off.Union workers earn higher wages, on average, and have better benefits, more retirement...

July 27th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


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Laurel Oaks Aviation Maintenance interns honored
Large local Nutrien Ag Solutions facility on the horizon

Large local Nutrien Ag Solutions facility on the horizon

Work is underway for Nutrien Ag Solutions’ new agricultural retail facility at the intersection of Gleason and Prairie Roads northeast of Wilmin...

July 28th, 2021 updated: July 28th, 2021. |  


Portman, Brown: China trying to undermine Ohio manufacturing

WASHINGTON – U.S Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH), along with U.S. Representatives Joyce Beatty (D-OH) and Tim Ryan (D-OH), ...

July 27th, 2021 |  


3C Ag Supply debuts in Sabina

3C Ag Supply debuts in Sabina

SABINA — 3C Ag Supply welcomed the community to their grand opening on Saturday, July 17 featuring a ribbon-cutting ceremony in conjunction with...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


CMH nurses recognized; Mary Fraley receives DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses

CMH nurses recognized; Mary Fraley receives DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses

WILMINGTON – Mary Fraley, RN, of Clinton Memorial Hospital was recently honored with The DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Ohio’s new jobless claims up, but unemployment under national average

Ohio’s new jobless claims up, but unemployment under national average

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohioans filed 12,619 initial traditional unemployment claims last week, which was 2,666 more than the previous week.Ohioans fil...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


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