NEWS


3:36 pm |    
Day for soup and volunteers
loanDepot debuts new location

loanDepot debuts new location

The Wilmington News Journal advertising staff congratulates loanDepot, as on Thursday Loan Consultant Peggy Hickey and Loan Specialist Erica Barrett w...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Trial dates set for Blanchester 2017 kidnapping case

Trial dates set for Blanchester 2017 kidnapping case

WILMINGTON — “I see a light at the end of the tunnel in this case,” said Clinton County Common Pleas Judge John W. “Tim”...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Laurel Oaks, industrial diesel mechanics teacher surprised with $100K from Harbor Freight Tools for Schools

Laurel Oaks, industrial diesel mechanics teacher surprised with $100K from Harbor Freight Tools for Schools

WILMINGTON — Friday was not just another day for a local school and one of its instructors.It’s a day that started off with quite a surpri...

November 16th, 2018 updated: November 16th, 2018. |  


BPD: Alleged meth trafficker arrested

BPD: Alleged meth trafficker arrested

BLANCHESTER — Blanchester police say they arrested a man who is wanted on felony warrants from Highland County.At around 10 p.m. Thursday night,...

November 16th, 2018 |  


City honors WFD Lt. Myers

City honors WFD Lt. Myers

Wilmington Fire Department Lt. Ed Myers (center) was recognized at city council’s meeting Thursday night for his 19 years of service with the de...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Man gets 3 years for stealing safe

Man gets 3 years for stealing safe

HILLSBORO — A Greenfield man was sentenced to three years in prison this week after he stole a 100-pound safe from a home where he was doing con...

November 16th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


2:42 pm |    
Locals excel at AAQHC
Browns rookie QB Mayfield raising money for Special Olympics

Browns rookie QB Mayfield raising money for Special Olympics

CLEVELAND (AP) — Baker Mayfield is making a handoff from the heart.The Browns rookie quarterback has teamed up with Barstool Sports to raise mon...

November 16th, 2018 |  


WC women open with 3-day Damon’s/Hampton Inn Tip-Off Classic

WC women open with 3-day Damon’s/Hampton Inn Tip-Off Classic

WILMINGTON – In head coach Jerry Scheve’s 29th season, the Wilmington College women’s basketball team will begin the season with a t...

November 15th, 2018 |  


4th grade Hurricane to play for title Saturday

4th grade Hurricane to play for title Saturday

The Wilmington Hurricane Youth Football Program fourth grade team will play for the Western Ohio Junior Football Conference championship Saturday at M...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Eds: APNewsNow. Robert Morris 104, Mount Aloysius 57MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Josh Williams matched a NCAA record with 15 3-pointers and set a s...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Short-handed Terps are Buckeyes’ last obstacle before ‘Game’

Short-handed Terps are Buckeyes’ last obstacle before ‘Game’

Here’s what to watch in the Big Ten this week:BEST GAMENo. 8 Ohio State at MarylandThis season has been plain weird for the Buckeyes (9-1, 6-1, ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Today in history

Today is Wednesday, Nov. 14, the 318th day of 2018. There are 47 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 14, 1970, a chartere...

November 14th, 2018 |  


Today in history

Today is Tuesday, Nov. 13, the 317th day of 2018. There are 48 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 13, 1942, President Fr...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Cochrans celebrate 50th anniversary

Cochrans celebrate 50th anniversary

Bob and Barbara Cochran were married Nov. 23, 1968 in Blanchester. Their life together began with his sons Wayne and Eddie Cochran and her daughters V...

November 8th, 2018 |  


Clinton County August marriage licenses

Clinton County August marriage licenses

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

November 7th, 2018 |  


Cards for Marilyn’s 90th

Marilyn Whitamore will be 90 years old on Nov. 28. She worked at Clinton Memorial Hospital for several years and also enjoyed bowling.If anyone would ...

November 6th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Dems don’t care bout ‘people’s business’

The Democrats are ready to go about the people’s business — the joke of the century! Here is the DC Elite Democrat’s Agenda: Indictm...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Gratitude: When what you have is enough

Gratitude: When what you have is enough

What are you doing for Thanksgiving? It’s only a week away, you know. Some months ago, my bride and I decided we would do something a little bit...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Tiny candles in the darkness

Tiny candles in the darkness

Second Corinthians 4: 16-18: “We are not giving up. How could we! Even though on the outside it often looks like things are falling apart on us,...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Don’t try this at home

Don’t try this at home

I was approached by a friend at a local restaurant recently who had a question regarding the subject matter I write about. His question, posed with th...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Make the best of crazed country

The horrendous shooting of 12 innocent people at a country music bar in Twin Oaks California reminds us that no place in America is safe. If we though...

November 14th, 2018 |  


Will the circle be unbroken

Will the circle be unbroken

It is only a six-foot circle of wood. The rough piece of old oak from the rural Clinch Mountains of Tennessee had called a historic church in Nashvill...

November 13th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Coldwell Banker West Shell celebrates

Coldwell Banker West Shell celebrates

The Wilmington News Journal advertising staff congratulates Coldwell Banker West Shell, which recently held an open house and ribbon-cutting in conjun...

November 14th, 2018 |  


WSB’s Holland retiring after 42 years

WSB’s Holland retiring after 42 years

WILMINGTON — Beverly Holland is retiring from Wilmington Savings Bank after a nearly 42-year career — a career which will be celebrated at...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Merchants Bank donates to schools

Merchants Bank donates to schools

Merchants National Bank proudly sponsored the 2018 Backyard Bash — Wilmington vs. Clinton-Massie in football — held at Clinton-Massie High...

November 9th, 2018 |  


ATSG completes Omni Air acquisition

ATSG completes Omni Air acquisition

WILMINGTON — Air Transport Services Group, Inc. announced Friday that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Omni Air Internat...

November 9th, 2018 |  


Blanchester chamber to honor 4

Blanchester chamber to honor 4

BLANCHESTER — The Blanchester Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 63rd Annual Dinner Meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at the Blanchester High Scho...

November 5th, 2018 |  


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