NEWS


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Ohio’s week-long deer gun hunting season is underway

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio’s annual white-tailed deer gun hunting week is off to a good start, with hunters checking 17,193 deer on Monday, Nov...

November 30th, 2022 |  


Historical Society to host holiday tea this Sunday

Historical Society to host holiday tea this Sunday

Join the Clinton Co. Historical Society for another lively afternoon tea at historic Rombach Place — filled with Christmas cheer and merrymaking...

November 30th, 2022 |  


Groups to defend citizens’ power to amend Ohio constitution

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Foes of a proposal that would make it harder for citizens to amend Ohio’s constitution vowed Tuesday to unleash the ...

November 30th, 2022 |  


Today in History

Today is Wednesday, Nov. 30, the 334th day of 2022. There are 31 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 30, 1782, the United...

November 30th, 2022 |  


Coalition discusses homeless population

Coalition discusses homeless population

WILMINGTON — On Monday, members of the Clinton County Coalition in Homelessness (CCCH) talked about their plan to help the county’s homele...

November 29th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Beasts of East: All 8 NFL teams in East divisions above .500

Beasts of East: All 8 NFL teams in East divisions above .500

Two years after no team in the NFC East won more than seven games, all four have pulled off the trick with six weeks to go. Washington (7-5) beat Atla...

November 30th, 2022 |  


EC junior varsity drops OT game with Ripley

EC junior varsity drops OT game with Ripley

LEES CREEK — The East Clinton junior varsity boys basketball team was defeated by Ripley in overtime Tuesday night at the EC gym.Xander Lake led...

November 30th, 2022 |  


World Cup Viewer’s Guide: Messi tries to avoid elimination

World Cup Viewer’s Guide: Messi tries to avoid elimination

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Two of the best players on the planet go head-to-head when Lionel Messi of Argentina and Robert Lewandowski of Poland meet wi...

November 30th, 2022 |  


Ohio State is 5 in second-to-last CFP rankings behind USC

Ohio State is 5 in second-to-last CFP rankings behind USC

Ohio State was No. 5 on Tuesday night in the second-to-last College Football Playoff rankings, positioned to possibly take advantage if one of the top...

November 29th, 2022 |  


BBK Final: Ripley 59, East Clinton 58

BBK Final: Ripley 59, East Clinton 58

LEES CREEK — East Clinton led most of the way Tuesday against Ripley but the Blue Jays pulled it out in the end, 59-58.The non-league boys loss ...

November 29th, 2022 |  


BBK Final: Hillsboro 69, Blanchester 43

BBK Final: Hillsboro 69, Blanchester 43

BLANCHESTER — Tate Davis made six three-pointers to lead Hillsboro to a 69-43 win over Blanchester Tuesday in non-league boys basketball action ...

November 29th, 2022 |  


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LIFE


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Eager for wintertime
Eager for wintertime

Eager for wintertime

It’s downright cold outside — the perfect weather for sipping lattes, snuggling in soft blankets, and watching the gentle flicker of a can...

November 24th, 2022 |  


Gathering again? Tips for a safe and healthy Thanksgiving

For families who settled for smaller gatherings and remote blessings during the height of the pandemic, this Thanksgiving looks like the return of the...

November 22nd, 2022 |  


Garden Club decorates History Center entrance

Garden Club decorates History Center entrance

Per tradition (temporarily halted by COVID), members of the Wilmington Garden Club recently decorated the banister at the indoor entrance to the Clint...

November 18th, 2022 |  


A life filled with Thanksgiving

A life filled with Thanksgiving

When I think of Thanksgiving, I think of a time of giving thanks. Then I wonder if I have a life filled with Thanksgiving like I could have. Really, I...

November 17th, 2022 |  


Wilmington Garden Club holds Nov. meeting

Wilmington Garden Club holds Nov. meeting

Babs Sabick, OAGC Design Developer, was the speaker at the Nov. 14 meeting of the Wilmington Garden Club.Sabick demonstrated that by switching both fo...

November 16th, 2022 |  


OPINION


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The day I began to understand women

The day I began to understand women

I understand women. It has been a long journey.I was a boy scout, and as Robert Baden-Powell reminds us, “A scout is never taken by surprise. He...

November 21st, 2022 updated: November 21st, 2022. |  


Helping families take shape during National Adoption Month

Helping families take shape during National Adoption Month

November is National Adoption Month, which presents a great opportunity to place a renewed focus on strengthening families around Ohio.Across our stat...

November 18th, 2022 updated: November 18th, 2022. |  


Protecting customs and border protection agents from narcotics

Protecting customs and border protection agents from narcotics

Customs and Border Protection Agents are on the frontlines of our efforts to combat dangerous and illegal drugs from entering our country through our ...

November 18th, 2022 |  


Poll: Religious Americans less worried about climate change

NEW YORK (AP) — Most adults in the United States – including a large majority of Christians and people who identify with other religions &...

November 17th, 2022 |  


Thanksgiving — Good for your health

Thanksgiving — Good for your health

Anybody having trouble getting into the Thanksgiving spirit this year? It seems like with the economy doing a tank job, the Congress doing a great dea...

November 17th, 2022 |  


Saying goodbye to a home full of memories

Saying goodbye to a home full of memories

The early morning light was just peeking over the trees as I sat down at the table on the back deck and watched the ripples streaming south down our l...

November 16th, 2022 updated: November 16th, 2022. |  


BUSINESS


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Leadership Clinton models the way
Chamber’s $25 Days of Christmas campaign set to begin

Chamber’s $25 Days of Christmas campaign set to begin

CLINTON COUNTY — The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce is giving away $2,500 in cash prizes this holiday season.For over a decade, t...

November 18th, 2022 |  


McIntosh Real Estate Services holds grand opening

McIntosh Real Estate Services holds grand opening

WILMINGTON — McIntosh Real Estate Services LLC held a well-attended grand opening celebration on Friday, Nov. 4 in honor of its new office, loca...

November 15th, 2022 |  


What will God see in you in heaven?

“Smile at me,” says Sofia, 5.I wonder how many of us can imagine God smiling at all?To imagine God smiling requires that little five-lette...

November 10th, 2022 |  


McIntosh Real Estate Services sets grand opening, ribbon-cutting

McIntosh Real Estate Services sets grand opening, ribbon-cutting

WILMINGTON — Join McIntosh Real Estate Services LLC for a grand opening celebration on Friday, November 4.The event will feature a ribbon cuttin...

October 28th, 2022 |  


DeHart named VP, CFO of Merchants National Bank

DeHart named VP, CFO of Merchants National Bank

HILLSBORO — Merchants National Bank announced that Jacob “Jake” DeHart will be joining the bank as a vice president and CFO. In addi...

October 28th, 2022 |  


2 promoted at Wilmington Savings Bank

2 promoted at Wilmington Savings Bank

WILMINGTON — Erica Allen has been promoted to the position of Controller at Wilmington Savings Bank. Allen is a graduate of Wilmington College a...

October 25th, 2022 |  


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