NEWS


Fayette County barn catches fire

Fayette County barn catches fire

A barn fire Saturday night on Greenfield Sabina Road in Fayette County lit up the sky. The SRWW Joint Fire District & EMS provided mutual aid to t...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


Today is Tuesday, Aug. 3, the 215th day of 2021. There are 150 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On August 3, 1936, Jesse Owens...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


Clinton County Fair gate receipts up 18.5 percent over last year

Clinton County Fair gate receipts up 18.5 percent over last year

WILMINGTON — Despite tractor and truck pulls getting rained out the last two nights, Clinton County Fair gate receipts overall were about 18...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Youth & their dogs excel at Clinton County Fair

Youth & their dogs excel at Clinton County Fair

At the Clinton County Fair, the following placed in the You and Your Dog Junior A contest. From left are: Alexis Hansel, 2nd; Sam Lamb, 3rd; Austin Te...

August 2nd, 2021 updated: August 3rd, 2021. |  


Former substitute teacher gets 6 months in jail, fined

Former substitute teacher gets 6 months in jail, fined

WILMINGTON — A former substitute teacher was sentenced to jail time for inappropriately touching students.Gary Weber, 58, of Clarksville, was se...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


US expands Afghan refugee program as Taliban violence rises

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration on Monday expanded its efforts to assist at-risk Afghan citizens flee Taliban violence as fighting in...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


SPORTS


A pandemic Olympics, without all the crowds: What gets lost?

A pandemic Olympics, without all the crowds: What gets lost?

TOKYO (AP) — Any sporting event is, at its heart, a show. It has the actors on center stage, performing for the rest of us. It has the spectator...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


At an extraordinary Olympics, acts of kindness abound

At an extraordinary Olympics, acts of kindness abound

TOKYO (AP) — A surfer jumping in to translate for the rival who’d just beaten him. High-jumping friends agreeing to share a gold medal rat...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


Biles returns to competition with a bronze medal and a smile

Biles returns to competition with a bronze medal and a smile

TOKYO (AP) — Simone Biles returned to the competition at the Tokyo Olympics in style, and will leave with another medal. What color it is really...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


Big 12 warns of losing 50% of TV value following UT/OU exit

Big 12 warns of losing 50% of TV value following UT/OU exit

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Big 12 Conference could see the value of its television deal cut in half once Texas and Oklahoma bolt for the Southeast...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


NFL Alumni, CDC fight COVID-19 vaccination hesitancy

NFL Alumni, CDC fight COVID-19 vaccination hesitancy

Marshall Faulk’s high school football coach died of COVID-19 early on in the pandemic. The coronavirus hit home for Rod Woodson when he and his ...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


Clean, repeat: At Tokyo Games, virus is Olympians’ chief foe

Clean, repeat: At Tokyo Games, virus is Olympians’ chief foe

TOKYO (AP) — Holding each other tighter than lovers, the wrestlers smear each other with sweat, spittle and — when they inadvertently cut ...

August 3rd, 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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The day I met my sister

Editorial: Be FAIR and protect Ohio consumers

Digging out from a mountain of debt is an intimidating and often overwhelming process. Consumers in this situation need help, not to have their burden...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Editorial: 4 actions Ohio residents must demand following FirstEnergy, Householder corruption

Not so quick, FirstEnergy. Your contrition and $230 million plea deal might satisfy shareholders, but it’s far from the end of your embarrassing...

July 30th, 2021 |  


Editorial: State now must remove its lead pipes

Last week, the National Resources Defense Council issued a report that still 650,000 lead pipes are delivering water throughout our state, making Ohio...

July 29th, 2021 |  


Caeleb Dressel goes for more gold on Friday — Day 7 of Tokyo Games

Caeleb Dressel goes for more gold on Friday — Day 7 of Tokyo Games

TOKYO (AP) — Caeleb Dressel is expected to be the star of Day 7 at the Tokyo Games as he seeks his third gold medal in Friday night coverage of ...

July 29th, 2021 |  


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 means having to say you’re sorry

Love means 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 updated: August 1st, 2021. |  


BUSINESS


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Laurel Oaks Aviation Maintenance interns honored
Laurel Oaks Aviation Maintenance interns honored

Laurel Oaks Aviation Maintenance interns honored

Gaining real-world experience is a critical part of preparing for a career. Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) of Wilmington provides that experience...

July 28th, 2021 updated: July 29th, 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 |  


California, NYC to workers: Get vaccine or face weekly tests

California, NYC to workers: Get vaccine or face weekly tests

California and New York City announced Monday that they would require all government employees to get the coronavirus vaccine or face weekly COVID-19 ...

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 |  


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