NEWS


Parts of Pike Co. to be tested for radiological contaminants

PIKETON, Ohio (AP) — A private company will test schools and homes near a former uranium enrichment plant in Ohio for radiological contaminants ...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Dayton judge issues insanity ruling against man accused of arson

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man accused of starting a fire that killed his mother and injured his brother has been found not guilty by reason of...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Fired TV weatherman pleads not guilty to child porn charges

COLUMBUS (AP) — A former television weatherman accused of downloading pornographic images depicting children has pleaded not guilty in Ohio to f...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Family to appeal Oberlin College jury award reduction

OBERLIN, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio business owners whose $44 million jury award in a lawsuit against Oberlin College was cut by a judge to $31.5 mill...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Ohioan among 3 soldiers killed in Georgia training accident

FORT STEWART, Ga. (AP) — Soldiers were training in darkness when their armored vehicle fell from a bridge and landed upside down in water below,...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Wonderland Tie Dye opens in Blan

Wonderland Tie Dye opens in Blan

Wonderland Tie Dye has opened in downtown Blanchester, bringing colorful art and local artisans together for a unique shopping experience at 136 S. Br...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


SPORTS


NFL At 100-AP Was There-Super Bowl I

NFL At 100-AP Was There-Super Bowl I

As part of its celebration of its 100th season, the NFL is designating a Game of the Week, each chosen to highlight a classic matchup. For this week, ...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


NFL cracks down on internal dissent over officiating

NFL cracks down on internal dissent over officiating

The NFL threw yellow flags on Rams linebacker Clay Matthews, Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield and Lions safety Tracy Walker, fining each $12,500 for ...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Hot Cole, Astros face Scherzer, Nats in World Series opener

Hot Cole, Astros face Scherzer, Nats in World Series opener

HOUSTON (AP) — Gerrit Cole rattles off the names of the pitching greats with ease, featuring the same command he shows with his vaunted four-sea...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


World Series: How the Nationals and Astros match up

World Series: How the Nationals and Astros match up

A position-by-position look at the Washington Nationals and Houston Astros going into the World Series, starting Tuesday night at Minute Maid Park:___...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Lookin’ in mirror, still losing: Bengals’ season so familiar

Lookin’ in mirror, still losing: Bengals’ season so familiar

CINCINNATI (AP) — Fans in Bengals jerseys hiding their heads under bags. Numb players talking about looking in the mirror. Coaches promising cha...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Trio of Hurricane runners advance to regional meet

Trio of Hurricane runners advance to regional meet

CEDARVILLE — A trio of Wilmington High School runners qualified for this week’s regional cross country meets at the Division I Troy Region...

October 21st, 2019 updated: October 21st, 2019. |  


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LIFE


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TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Friday, Oct. 18, the 291st day of 2019. There are 74 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 18, 1977, West German c...

October 18th, 2019 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Thursday, Oct. 17, the 290th day of 2019. There are 75 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 17, 1979, Mother Tere...

October 17th, 2019 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Wednesday, Oct. 16, the 289th day of 2019. There are 76 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 16, 1962, the Cuban ...

October 16th, 2019 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2019. There are 77 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 15, 1991, despite sexu...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Saturday, Oct. 12, the 285th day of 2019. There are 80 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 12, 1984, British Pri...

October 12th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Friday, Oct. 11, the 284th day of 2019. There are 81 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 11, 1986, President Ron...

October 11th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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ELECTION LETTERS POLICIES

Medians will hinder emergency responders

I am writing on behalf of our emergency equipment operators — police, fire and ambulance drivers. According to Ohio public safety law: “Up...

October 21st, 2019 |  


Helping you with reinstatement fees

Helping you with reinstatement fees

Ohio residents need to drive to get to work. In fact, 83% of working Ohioans drive themselves to work. Only 8% carpool. Only 2% use public transportat...

October 21st, 2019 |  


Vote for county’s growth, prosperity

At the September meeting of the Clinton County Board of Realtors, the board voted unanimously to support the Clinton County Joint Recreation District ...

October 18th, 2019 updated: October 19th, 2019. |  


Think, practice safety this harvest

Think, practice safety this harvest

This past week I heard of a Miami County farmer who was killed in a roadway crash involving another vehicle and a tractor. It is a reminder that we mu...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Let doctors treat their patients

When I signed my letter of intent to medical school, I signed up to work with patients, not insurance companies. I wanted to be part of a team of nurs...

October 18th, 2019 |  


What awaits inside newspaper?

It was disheartening to read a recent editorial page column about today’s decline in the number of newspapers, including the fact that some citi...

October 18th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Teams enjoy annual Chamber Clay Shoot

Teams enjoy annual Chamber Clay Shoot

Team Alkermes took home the Chamber Clay Shoot Championship Cup — for the fifth consecutive year — on Friday, Oct. 11 at Cherrybend Pheasa...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Planet Fitness to open this winter in Wilmington

WILMINGTON — Planet Fitness, a franchisor and operator of fitness centers, will open a location in Wilmington at 1215 Rombach Ave. this winter.T...

October 14th, 2019 |  


Business After Hours set for Oct. 16

Business After Hours set for Oct. 16

WILMINGTON — Network and connect with fellow business professionals while viewing local artworks at a Business After Hours at Southern State Com...

October 11th, 2019 |  


Newest local networking event debuts

WILMINGTON — TinCap Cider invites employees and business owners to Wilmington’s newest networking event, Business After Business, every Th...

October 9th, 2019 |  


Frightening Twisted Trail is looming

Frightening Twisted Trail is looming

Are you ready to find out what’s in the woods? The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce and Golden Arm Productions invite you to find o...

September 23rd, 2019 |  


Wilmington College to hold annual Fall Career Fair

Wilmington College to hold annual Fall Career Fair

WILMINGTON — Three-dozen recruiters from business, industry, agriculture and non-profit organizations seeking potential employees and interns wi...

September 17th, 2019 |  


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