NEWS


Ohio State: 100 ex-students report sex misconduct by doctor

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio State University says more than 100 former students have provided firsthand accounts of sexual misconduct by a now-dead tea...

July 20th, 2018 |  


Peoples Bank donates to Kids & Company

Peoples Bank donates to Kids & Company

Peoples Bank recently came out to the Rising Star Drama Camp to present a donation of $2,000 to Clinton County Kids & Company. Shown with the camp...

July 20th, 2018 |  


UPDATED: Over the Rhine concert moved indoors to Murphy Theatre; tickets required

UPDATED: Over the Rhine concert moved indoors to Murphy Theatre; tickets required

WILMINGTON — Due to storms and safety concerns for Over the Rhine and the audience, the Main Street Wilmington Board has moved tonight’s (...

July 20th, 2018 updated: July 20th, 2018. |  


Event marks 155th anniversary of Ohio Civil War battle

PORTLAND, Ohio (AP) — The state’s history museum is marking the 155th anniversary of Ohio’s only major Civil War battle.The Saturday...

July 20th, 2018 |  


Man sentenced to prison over fake airport bomb threat

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio man who called in a bomb threat to an airport so he wouldn’t miss his flight has been sentenced to four months i...

July 20th, 2018 |  


Mark Wahlberg buying auto dealership in Ohio

COLUMBUS (AP) — Mark Wahlberg wants you to see the U.S.A. in a Chevrolet.The 47-year-old actor, producer, businessman and former rapper on Thurs...

July 20th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Kurt Busch wins the pole at New Hampshire Motor Speedway

Kurt Busch wins the pole at New Hampshire Motor Speedway

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Kurt Busch is set to crank up contract talks with Stewart Haas-Racing.With his deal expiring at the end of the season, the 2...

July 20th, 2018 |  


NFL, NFLPA freeze anthem rules amid backlash to Miami policy

NFL, NFLPA freeze anthem rules amid backlash to Miami policy

The NFL’s two-month old national anthem policy is on hold. Hours after The Associated Press reported that Miami Dolphins players who protest on ...

July 20th, 2018 |  


The Latest: Sharma gets to celebrate 22nd birthday at Open

The Latest: Sharma gets to celebrate 22nd birthday at Open

Eds: With AP Photos.CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — The Latest on the British Open (all times local):4:45 p.m.Shubhankar Sharma of India turns 22 on...

July 20th, 2018 |  


The Latest: Koepka goes 41-31 for wild 72 at British Open

The Latest: Koepka goes 41-31 for wild 72 at British Open

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — The Latest on the British Open (all times local):8:05 p.m.Carnoustie brought Brooks Koepka to his knees amid a testi...

July 19th, 2018 |  


Spieth takes a stumble in his British Open title defense

Spieth takes a stumble in his British Open title defense

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — Through 14 holes, Jordan Spieth was challenging for the lead in the British Open and making it look easy. “Jus...

July 19th, 2018 |  


Reds HOF to induct Dunn, Bristol, Norman Saturday

Reds HOF to induct Dunn, Bristol, Norman Saturday

CINCINNATI — The Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame & Museum presented by Dinsmore has an exciting weekend planned to celebrate the Reds Hall of F...

July 19th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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Five generations
Burges celebrate 50th anniversary

Burges celebrate 50th anniversary

Sgt. James D. Burge and Miss Joan Becker were married on Saturday, June 29, 1968 at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church in Windsor Locks, Connectic...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Simon Kenton Class of 1961

Simon Kenton Class of 1961

The 1961 graduating class of Simon Kenton High School recently gathered for an evening of fellowship and reminiscing.Of those able to attend, one was ...

June 1st, 2018 |  


Pickering, Pence to wed

Pickering, Pence to wed

Mark and Robin Pickering of Leesburg are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Marshall Pickering, to Leslie Pence, daughter of Jeff and De...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Surely you joust: Hillsboro Rotarians learn about jousting

Surely you joust: Hillsboro Rotarians learn about jousting

Jeff Horick, left, a teacher at Hillsboro High School, addressed Tuesday’s meeting of the Hillsboro Rotary Club on the subject of the Brothers I...

February 27th, 2018 |  


Wilmington Garden Club holds a berry good meeting

Wilmington Garden Club holds a berry good meeting

WILMINGTON — The program was “Fruits, Vegetables and Children” presented by Dale Stokes of Stokes Berry Farm when the Wilmington Gar...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Wilmington Garden Club holds a berry good meeting

Wilmington Garden Club holds a berry good meeting

WILMINGTON — The program was “Fruits, Vegetables and Children” presented by Dale Stokes of Stokes Berry Farm when the Wilmington Gar...

February 16th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Take advantage of upcoming Field Day

Take advantage of upcoming Field Day

The Southwest Ohio Corn Growers Filed Day is just around the corner.Like very year, it will be packed full of useful, take-home information that can b...

July 20th, 2018 |  


Our missing $10 trillion

A trillion dollars, a figure with twelve zeros after a one, is by any measure a ton of money. It’s near impossible to comprehend how much a tril...

July 20th, 2018 |  


A birthday gift: Being less embarrassing

A birthday gift: Being less embarrassing

So we were engaged in the Great American Family pastime of watching pro wrestling the other night when one of my favorite current wrestlers, “Gl...

July 19th, 2018 |  


Hurricanes, golf carts, gators … and you!

Hurricanes, golf carts, gators … and you!

Since making our move to Florida just over a year-and-a-half ago, many of our friends and family have not neglected to send us numerous social media p...

July 19th, 2018 |  


Combating the influx of fentanyl

Combating the influx of fentanyl

Fentanyl, a synthetic form of heroin, has become the number one killer in Ohio’s opioid epidemic. Overdoses have overtaken car accidents and oth...

July 18th, 2018 |  


On a mission with fun, tasty recipes

On a mission with fun, tasty recipes

Welcome back. For the past week Fred and I were in Lynch, Kentucky for our first Christian mission trip. When we live in Florida we attend a wonderful...

July 18th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


OSU student interning at Port Authority

OSU student interning at Port Authority

Ohio State University Student Joins Port Authority for SummerWILMINGTON — The Clinton County Port Authority is providing an internship opportuni...

July 17th, 2018 updated: July 17th, 2018. |  


Ohio State University Student Joins Port Authority for SummerWILMINGTON — The Clinton County Port Authority is providing an internship opportuni...

July 17th, 2018 |  


Alma’s Attic grand opening set for Sunday

Alma’s Attic grand opening set for Sunday

WILMINGTON — Come to the grand opening of Alma’s Attic from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, July 8 at 1679 Rombach Avenue. There will be a formal ribbon-...

July 10th, 2018 |  


Smith Funeral Homes in Wilmington and New Vienna adapts with the times

Smith Funeral Homes in Wilmington and New Vienna adapts with the times

Smith Funeral Homes have been in Clinton County for 70 years, having begun in 1948 in New Vienna where they remain to this day. In 1973, the business ...

June 27th, 2018 |  


Royal Z Lanes: Good as new, good times, at good rates

Royal Z Lanes: Good as new, good times, at good rates

Royal Z Lanes in Wilmington is a great place to bring your family and your friends for a nice time at a reasonable rate.They have made great strides i...

June 27th, 2018 |  


Laurel Oaks and its students moving forward

Laurel Oaks and its students moving forward

The 2017-2018 year was an eventful one at Laurel Oaks Career Campus.The Wilmington career-technical campus, a public high school which serves 11th and...

June 27th, 2018 |  


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