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Raise Your Own Market Lamb

Raise Your Own Market Lamb

For Grand Champion Raise Your Own Market Lamb, from left are Goat Queen Jillian Richardson, Fair King Ethan Dickey-Hall, Horse Queen Kori Kile, winner...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Zurface’s GC feeder calf sells

Zurface’s GC feeder calf sells

Chelsey Zurface’s 609-pound grand champion feeder calf brought a $1,200 premium in the livestock sales. The buyers are AG & EX Construction,...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Collom’s grand champion lamb sells

Collom’s grand champion lamb sells

Dakota Collom’s grand champion market lamb drew a $1,325 premium at the Junior Fair Market Lamb Sale on the Clinton County Fairgrounds. The buye...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Hupp’s supreme dairy champion sells

Hupp’s supreme dairy champion sells

Destennie Hupp’s supreme champion dairy project drew an $800 premium at the Junior Fair Dairy Sale in Clinton County. The buyers are ATSG (Air T...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Thompson’s grand champion hog brings $4,975

Thompson’s grand champion hog brings $4,975

Ella Thompson’s grand champion market hog brought a $4,975 premium at the Clinton County Junior Fair’s Swine Sale. The buyers are Accurate...

July 16th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Scherzer vs. Sale to start MLB All-Star Game
CM Sports Complex golf outing July 21 at Majestic

CM Sports Complex golf outing July 21 at Majestic

The sixth annual Clinton-Massie Sports Complex Committee golf outing will be held July 21 at Majestic Springs Golf Course.Registration begins the day ...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Spieth returns claret jug, faces tough task getting it back

Spieth returns claret jug, faces tough task getting it back

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — Jordan Spieth figured someone from the R&A would be waiting for him when he pulled into the parking lot at Carno...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Reds drop finale prior to All-Star break

Reds drop finale prior to All-Star break

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mike Shildt wasn’t sure what to expect in his first day as interim manager of the St. Louis Cardinals. He certainly didn&...

July 16th, 2018 |  


MLB First Half: Trout still setting the standard in AL

MLB First Half: Trout still setting the standard in AL

At the All-Star break last year, Chris Sale looked as if he might pull away in the American League Cy Young race. He already had 178 strikeouts with o...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Baseball’s shifting culture set to play out in All-Star Game

Baseball’s shifting culture set to play out in All-Star Game

WASHINGTON (AP) — David Ortiz can now laugh, sort of, at the shifting culture of baseball. For J.D. Martinez, Nolan Arenado, Aaron Judge and eve...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Singh tops Maggert in playoff at Senior Players Championship

Singh tops Maggert in playoff at Senior Players Championship

HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. (AP) — Vijay Singh hit a perfect approach to set up the winning playoff birdie. His celebration as the ball rolled into the ...

July 16th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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Five generations
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 |  


Spurgeon, Elliott plan spring wedding

Spurgeon, Elliott plan spring wedding

Daniel Spurgeon and Amanda Elliott are pleased to announce their upcoming wedding.Mr. Spurgeon, a Sabina resident, is employed as a dishwasher at Max ...

February 14th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Beware of history repeating itself

From the Crimean War of 1853 through the French-German war of 1870, the nation states of Europe had been at war with each other years on end.Until Wor...

July 13th, 2018 |  


What’s it take to make YOU happy?

What’s it take to make YOU happy?

In just a few moments, I will be attending a party. The invitation to this party proclaims it as a “Happy Birthday, America!” party, and I...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Time to celebrate the new jobs economy

Just how hot is today’s economy? One of the best indicators is the unemployment rate. Right now, there are Americans old enough to vote who have...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Remember why we celebrated the 4th

Remember why we celebrated the 4th

July 4, 1776 is one of the most important days in American history, one so significant that we celebrate annually. Winston Churchill said, “A na...

July 11th, 2018 |  


I spent a lifetime getting here

I spent a lifetime getting here

I spent the first 25 years of my life looking for love in all the wrong places.Turns out, however, there weren’t too many ladies out there looki...

July 11th, 2018 |  


Defining, enforcing immigration, family laws

The illegal alien problem is very complex and has been complicated by the refusal of the Executive branch of government not enforcing the laws the Leg...

July 10th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


New campus, partnerships for Southern State

New campus, partnerships for Southern State

Throughout the years, Southern State Community College has gone through many changes, but one thing will never change — our commitment to our st...

June 27th, 2018 |  


Murphy Advertising: ‘Let’s go create it!’

Murphy Advertising: ‘Let’s go create it!’

Murphy Advertising Co. offers its services nationwide from its home base in Wilmington.The company features promotional products, decorated apparel an...

June 27th, 2018 |  


Pot-Luck Greenhouse has come a long way

Pot-Luck Greenhouse has come a long way

When Pot-Luck Greenhouse first opened its doors to customers in April of 1978, owner Steve Collett didn’t quite know what to expect.While he kne...

June 27th, 2018 |  


WC’s influence ripples throughout the community

WC’s influence ripples throughout the community

Recollections of 10 years ago — the summer of 2008 — hearken some uncertain days for Wilmington and Clinton County.When DHL announced its ...

June 27th, 2018 |  


Sky’s the limit: Wilmington Air Park thriving

Sky’s the limit: Wilmington Air Park thriving

It has been, to borrow a line from The Beatles, a “long and winding road.”It was a long road through 24 months of uncertainty and pain, in...

June 27th, 2018 |  


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