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Browsing Homespun Christmas
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Parade lights up New Vienna
Kids visit with Santa at News Journal

Kids visit with Santa at News Journal

WILMINGTON — The News Journal hosted Santa Claus and the community’s kids for its annual event Friday afternoon — at the News Journa...

December 6th, 2019 updated: December 6th, 2019. |  


Grand Jury indicts woman for alleged theft from a protected class (elderly)

Grand Jury indicts woman for alleged theft from a protected class (elderly)

WILMINGTON — A Clarksville area woman was indicted on a charge of grand theft of a motor vehicle, theft from an elderly person (a protected clas...

December 6th, 2019 |  


WC Sodexo partners with Crimson Cup

WC Sodexo partners with Crimson Cup

WILMINGTON — As the Wilmington College campus flourishes, the Sodexo Dining Hall continues to contribute to the institution’s success, new...

December 6th, 2019 |  


Ohio considering fund to protect opioid settlement money

COLUMBUS (AP) — The Ohio Attorney General’s Office is floating the idea of changing the state constitution to create a fund to ensure futu...

December 6th, 2019 |  


Wanted: Reader recipes for Salt

Wanted: Reader recipes for Salt

The News Journal is asking readers to submit their favorite recipes for a lifestyle magazine it is publishing.All recipes will be considered for publi...

December 6th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Analysis: 4 enough for now to keep CFP expansion talk quiet

Analysis: 4 enough for now to keep CFP expansion talk quiet

College football always needs an argument when it comes to the postseason. This year, it was whether LSU or Ohio State should be the top seed in the f...

December 9th, 2019 |  


Miami, Ohio holds off CMU 26-21 in MAC title game

Miami, Ohio holds off CMU 26-21 in MAC title game

DETROIT (AP) — As long as Miami of Ohio kept the game close, coach Chuck Martin could feel reasonably confident.“I told the kids at halfti...

December 9th, 2019 |  


WC women hit on all cylinders in 99-65 win

WC women hit on all cylinders in 99-65 win

TIFFIN — The Wilmington College women’s basketball team opened Ohio Athletic Conference play Saturday with a blowout win at Heidelberg Uni...

December 9th, 2019 |  


EC works OT for first win 62-58

EC works OT for first win 62-58

FAYETTEVILLE — The East Clinton Astros traveled to Fayetteville Saturday night looking to earn their first victory of the season. After four qua...

December 9th, 2019 |  


Jermer tops WC wrestling effort at ONU

Jermer tops WC wrestling effort at ONU

ADA – Seth Jermer finished fifth in the 285-pound weight class to highlight the Wilmington College wrestling team’s performance at the Ohi...

December 9th, 2019 |  


WC track, field opens indoor season with 24 top-3s

WC track, field opens indoor season with 24 top-3s

SPRINGFIELD — Both the Wilmington College men’s and women’s track and field teams opened the indoor season with a dozen top-three fi...

December 9th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


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Boring celebrates 101st

Today in history

Today is Wednesday, Dec. 4, the 338th day of 2019. There are 27 days left in the year.Today’s Highlights in History:On Dec. 4, 1978, San Francis...

December 4th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Tuesday, Dec. 3, the 337th day of 2019. There are 28 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Dec. 3, 1979, 11 people were...

December 3rd, 2019 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Saturday, Nov. 30, the 334th day of 2019. There are 31 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 30, 1782, the United ...

November 30th, 2019 |  


Clinton County October marriage licenses

Clinton County October marriage licenses

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

November 29th, 2019 |  


Today in History

Today is Friday, Nov. 29, the 333rd day of 2019. There are 32 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 29, 1963, President Joh...

November 29th, 2019 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Wednesday, Nov. 27, the 331st day of 2019. There are 34 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 27, 1978, San Franci...

November 27th, 2019 |  


OPINION


One of the great all-time cooks

One of the great all-time cooks

I’ve been waiting to hear from the “man card” police for a few years now and haven’t, which makes me believe that maybe, just ...

December 5th, 2019 |  


Internet access for rural Ohio

Internet access for rural Ohio

Most Ohioans can get access to a steady, fast internet connection at work or home. Unfortunately, for Ohioans living outside our big urban areas, broa...

December 4th, 2019 |  


Food safety for health and happiness

Food safety for health and happiness

Throughout the holiday season we are always cooking for our families, baking for friends and families, or going to special gatherings and carry-ins. D...

December 3rd, 2019 |  


Gist Settlement: It took nearly 200 years

Gist Settlement: It took nearly 200 years

Editor’s Note: Mr. Paul Turner died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019 at age 88. This column by Neil Snarr originally appeared in the News Journal in Febr...

December 3rd, 2019 |  


A morning of joy and thanks

A morning of joy and thanks

Since Thanksgiving Day this past Thursday, several people have asked me about the operation at Wendy’s that prepares and distributes 2,000 meals...

December 2nd, 2019 |  


Newspapers, magazines, then and now

Newspapers, magazines, then and now

So much has changed over time, especially as a result of the advent of social media. Nowadays, people, especially the Gen Xers and millennials, just h...

November 29th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber unveils new location at 21 N. South St.

Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber unveils new location at 21 N. South St.

WILMINGTON — When opportunity knocks, you answer, and that’ss why the Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce is announcing its new ...

November 25th, 2019 |  


Beauty Bar celebrates 10 years

Beauty Bar celebrates 10 years

Family, friends and clients gathered at the Beauty Bar Salon & Spa on Friday, Nov. 15 to celebrate 10 years of success with Crystal McCoy, owner a...

November 22nd, 2019 |  


Carruthers joins Merchants National Bank

Carruthers joins Merchants National Bank

WILMINGTON — Clinton County native Rodney Carruthers has joined Merchants National Bank as a residential loan officer.Carruthers brings over 25 ...

November 18th, 2019 |  


BDK donates for Blan Pool & Rec project

BDK donates for Blan Pool & Rec project

BLANCHESTER — The Board of the Blanchester Pool and Recreation Center expresses its appreciation for another generous donation from the efforts ...

November 15th, 2019 updated: November 15th, 2019. |  


Blanchester gift shop sets grand opening; Peach Blossom Junction event Saturday

Blanchester gift shop sets grand opening; Peach Blossom Junction event Saturday

BLANCHESTER — Peach Blossom Junction will have its grand opening 10 a.m.-5 p.m. this Saturday, Nov. 16 at the new gift shop at 116 S. Broadway. ...

November 14th, 2019 |  


Blanchester Chamber of Commerce honors award winners

Blanchester Chamber of Commerce honors award winners

Congratulations to Blanchester Chamber of Commerce 2019 award winners, who were honored at the 64th annual awards dinner Tuesday evening. From left ar...

November 13th, 2019 |  


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