NEWS


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Attorney: New racist threats at GM plant where nooses found

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Workers who sued General Motors after nooses and racist graffiti were found at its largest U.S. transmission plant nearly tw...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Life’s roundabouts: Where’s your exit?

Life’s roundabouts: Where’s your exit?

One of the joys of driving in the community where we live here in Florida is that we do not have to deal with other drivers who do not know how to han...

January 17th, 2019 |  


WC’s Whittier Court had long history

WC’s Whittier Court had long history

To those who might remember the octagonal structure situated in the middle of the Wilmington College campus, they will know it as Whittier Court.That,...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Youths and e-cigs: Knowns, unknowns; OSU researcher talks to Blan students

Youths and e-cigs: Knowns, unknowns; OSU researcher talks to Blan students

Editor’s Note: This article was written by two Blanchester High School students and was provided to the News Journal by the school administratio...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Grants available through Clinton Streamkeepers

Grants available through Clinton Streamkeepers

The Clinton Streamkeepers, a 501(c) 3 organization, is pleased to offer grant funds available from its Sture Fredrik Anliot Fund.This fund is “a...

January 17th, 2019 updated: January 17th, 2019. |  


SPORTS


Defending champ gone: Sharapova ousts Wozniacki in Australia

Defending champ gone: Sharapova ousts Wozniacki in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Maria Sharapova smacked a forehand winner — the sort she’s hit so many times, at so many key moments, ov...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Phil Mickelson shoots 12-under 60 at La Quinta in 2019 debut

Phil Mickelson shoots 12-under 60 at La Quinta in 2019 debut

LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Phil Mickelson still feels as young as ever. He still plays that way, too.Mickelson began his 27th full season as a pro...

January 18th, 2019 |  


The Latest: Cilic, Verdasco head to 5th set in Australia

The Latest: Cilic, Verdasco head to 5th set in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Friday at the Australian Open (all times local):12:10 a.m.Marin Cilic, last year’s runner-up at ...

January 18th, 2019 |  


CNE hits FTs in end, tops BHS 37-30

CNE hits FTs in end, tops BHS 37-30

OWENSVILLE - In a battle of strong defenses, Clermont Northeaster pulled away from Blanchester down the stretch for a 37-30 win in SBAAC National Divi...

January 17th, 2019 |  


WHS girls put defensive clamps on Massie

WHS girls put defensive clamps on Massie

ADAMS TOWNSHIP – Wilmington held Clinton-Massie without a field goal for the first 7:27 and last 16:15 of a 51-18 Southern Buckeye Conference Am...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Halep edges young American at Australian Open; Venus next

Halep edges young American at Australian Open; Venus next

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Push Simona Halep to the brink, and she summons her best.The Australian Open’s top-seeded woman got all she co...

January 17th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


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Laycocks celebrate 50th
Clinton County October marriage licenses

Clinton County October 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 ...

January 15th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Tuesday, Jan. 15, the 15th day of 2019. There are 350 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Jan. 15, 1929, civil rights...

January 15th, 2019 |  


Haines to celebrate 95th

Family and friends are invited to help celebrate the 95th birthday of Rozella Haines with an open house on Sunday, Jan. 27 from 2-4 p.m. at Ohio Livin...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Saturday, Jan. 12, the 12th day of 2019. There are 353 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Jan. 12, 1959, Berry Gordy...

January 12th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Friday, Jan. 11, the 11th day of 2019. There are 354 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Jan. 11, 1913, the first enc...

January 11th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Thursday, Jan. 10, the 10th day of 2019. There are 355 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Jan. 10, 1863, the London ...

January 10th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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What is it about dogs?
Government shutdown hurting Ohioans

Government shutdown hurting Ohioans

The president must immediately reopen the government, so workers can get back on the job earning a paycheck and serving Ohioans.Right now, 6,569 Ohio ...

January 16th, 2019 |  


The Sunday reunion: Irreplaceable

The Sunday reunion: Irreplaceable

I walked over to a closet in my office, blew a bit of dust off the top shelf, and picked up a box.To my delight, I opened the bulky package to find wh...

January 15th, 2019 |  


Be prepared, not scared

Be prepared, not scared

We picked a good time to get away for a few days.For the past several years, Debbie and I have celebrated Christmas by giving each other a short Janua...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Parents: Cool it at sporting events

Jerry Snodgrass, Executive Director of the Ohio High School Athletic Association, co-wrote this opinion piece with Karissa Niehoff, Executive Director...

January 14th, 2019 |  


George Soros: Hero or villain?

George Soros: Hero or villain?

Writing about George Soros in a very conservative community might be a bit risky, but I do have one specific reason for my admiration. It is not, howe...

January 11th, 2019 |  


Farmland preservation to tree seedlings

Farmland preservation to tree seedlings

Well, this has been an abrupt change to the mild weather we have been having. We’ll have to see if we get significant snowfall this weekend. It ...

January 11th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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Ohio: ‘18 sets record for new businesses
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Hunt promoted, to lead AIM Media Indiana
Chamber awards lucky shopper(s)

Chamber awards lucky shopper(s)

WILMINGTON — The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce capped off its 10th annual $25 Days of Christmas this year by giving $500 to Bran...

December 21st, 2018 |  


Port Authority OKs 3 leases at air park totaling 140,700 square feet

Port Authority OKs 3 leases at air park totaling 140,700 square feet

WILMINGTON — The Clinton County Port Authority Board of Directors recently approved three facility leases representing nearly 140,700 square fee...

December 19th, 2018 |  


ATSG leases more freighters worldwide

ATSG leases more freighters worldwide

WILMINGTON — Air Transport Services Group, Inc. announced Thursday the delivery of seven leased freighters by its Cargo Aircraft Management and ...

December 6th, 2018 |  


Local BNI chapter recognizes members

Local BNI chapter recognizes members

The Clinton County Connection Chapter of BNI (Business Network International) recently recognized two members for their contribution to the chapter...

December 5th, 2018 |  


Pennant Molding helps foster children

Pennant Molding helps foster children

The Pennant Molding Company in Sabina recently donated $1,000 for the Clinton County Foster Children’s Trust Fund. This fund, under the Clinton ...

December 5th, 2018 |  


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