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The Latest: US athletes enter the Tokyo opening ceremony

The Latest: US athletes enter the Tokyo opening ceremony

The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year’s delay because of the coronavirus pandemic:___Th...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


TAKEAWAYS: Ex-utility regulator had outsized role in scheme

CLEVELAND (AP) — A statement of facts included with FirstEnergy’s deferred prosecution agreement announced Thursday by the U.S. Attorney&#...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


Trump’s sway tested in race for open mid-Ohio US House seat

Trump’s sway tested in race for open mid-Ohio US House seat

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The crowded Republican primary for an open U.S. House seat in central Ohio is testing the ongoing political sway of former...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


US 22 bridge rehab in Warren Co. nearly finished, route to be reopened soon

US 22 bridge rehab in Warren Co. nearly finished, route to be reopened soon

WARREN CO. – Right on schedule, the U.S. Route 22 bridge rehabilitation in Warren County is nearing completion, and the route is set to be reope...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


WPD reports: Multiple arrests reported

WPD reports: Multiple arrests reported

WILMINGTON — The following report is generated from incident reports provided by the Wilmington Police Department. All those charged/arrested ar...

July 22nd, 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 |  


SPORTS


US players learning differences between Olympic hoops, NBA

US players learning differences between Olympic hoops, NBA

TOKYO (AP) — The U.S. men’s basketball team was about to start playing its final warm-up for the Tokyo Olympics a few days ago in Las Vega...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


Green headlines list of shooting guards in NBA draft

Green headlines list of shooting guards in NBA draft

Jalen Green bypassed college to get the jump on his professional career. The next step comes in Thursday’s NBA draft.Green is among the shooting...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


Cleveland’s baseball team goes from Indians to Guardians

Cleveland’s baseball team goes from Indians to Guardians

CLEVELAND (AP) — Known as the Indians since 1915, Cleveland’s Major League Baseball team will be called Guardians.The ballclub announced t...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


With muted ceremony and empty stadium, Tokyo Olympics begin

With muted ceremony and empty stadium, Tokyo Olympics begin

TOKYO (AP) — Belated and beleaguered, the virus-delayed Tokyo Summer Olympics finally opened Friday night with cascading fireworks and made-for-...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


Big 12 leaders discuss how to keep Texas, Oklahoma

Big 12 leaders discuss how to keep Texas, Oklahoma

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Big 12 leaders held a call without Texas and Oklahoma on Thursday to discuss how to keep the league’s flagship schools...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


Rays acquire All-Star slugger Cruz from non-contending Twins

Rays acquire All-Star slugger Cruz from non-contending Twins

CLEVELAND (AP) — Nelson Cruz packed up his big bat and joined a contender.The Tampa Bay Rays acquired Cruz, one of baseball’s most proven ...

July 23rd, 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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Pride goes before the fall
Deadline for special election letters has passed

Deadline for special election letters has passed

The News Journal deadline to receive Letters to the Editor pertaining to the Tuesday, August 3 special primary election — for Ohio’s 15th ...

July 22nd, 2021 updated: July 23rd, 2021. |  


Editorial: Work on wages is needed

Ohioans know our state has some work to do as we shake off the socio-cultural norms that have held back so many. A report by Columbus-based economics...

July 21st, 2021 |  


Editorial: Ohio’s needless new regulations on renewable energy

So much for the market being king.Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine, a Republican, handed a huge advantage to the fossil-fuel industry Monday when he signed into ...

July 20th, 2021 |  


What on earth is going on?

What on earth is going on?

Like most people, I check the weather every morning before beginning my day. Rain, snow, heat, humidity. Whatever is coming that day, I want to know b...

July 19th, 2021 |  


Monthly Child Tax Credit coming to Ohio families

Monthly Child Tax Credit coming to Ohio families

Ohioans look for the “Made in the USA” label, because they want their dollars to support our economy, and they know it means a quality pro...

July 19th, 2021 |  


Info for Aug. 3 special election letters

Info for Aug. 3 special election letters

The News Journal deadline to receive Letters to the Editor pertaining to the Tuesday, August 3 special primary election — for Ohio’s 15th ...

July 16th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Port Authority celebrates award-winning SBDC member

Port Authority celebrates award-winning SBDC member

WILMINGTON — The Clinton County Port Authority is pleased to congratulate David Riggs, Director of the SBDC at Miami Regionals, for being named ...

July 16th, 2021 |  


Ohio’s unemployment rate increases to 5.2% in June, from 5% in May

Ohio’s unemployment rate increases to 5.2% in June, from 5% in May

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio’s unemployment rate was 5.2% in June 2021, up from 5.0% in May. Ohio’s nonagricultural wage and salary employm...

July 16th, 2021 |  


Ohio unemployment claims dip

Ohio unemployment claims dip

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) this week provided updated data on Ohio’s unemployment claims file...

July 15th, 2021 |  


Port Authority Board authorizes lease, building improvements

Port Authority Board authorizes lease, building improvements

WILMINGTON — The Clinton County Port Authority Board approved the lease of Building 2051 to GA Telesis Engine Services, LLC, as well as approved...

July 14th, 2021 |  


Biker to Biker store revs up

Biker to Biker store revs up

Biker to Biker Consignment Shop LLC in Blanchester welcomed the community to its first open house last Saturday, featuring a ribbon-cutting ceremony i...

July 9th, 2021 |  


AMES, ATI helping local canines and cats

AMES, ATI helping local canines and cats

WILMINGTON — Air Transport International and Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services (AMES) — subsidiaries of ATSG in Wilmington ...

July 9th, 2021 |  


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