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CM FFA in parade, sets upcoming fruit sale

CM FFA in parade, sets upcoming fruit sale

The Clinton-Massie-Great Oaks FFA had a great week participating in the high school homecoming festivities!We had many FFA students take part in the d...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Wilmington’s ‘Halloween Hullabaloo!’: Live music, free movies, costumes and more

Wilmington’s ‘Halloween Hullabaloo!’: Live music, free movies, costumes and more

WILMINGTON — Halloween Hullabaloo! in downtown Wilmington is set for Saturday, Oct. 30 in downtown Wilmington.It starts with Family Fun at the M...

October 15th, 2021 updated: October 15th, 2021. |  


Severe weather possible later today

Severe weather possible later today

The National Weather Service has issued messaging this morning that indicates the potential for severe weather this afternoon or early evening, accord...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Coalition to hold 2 community forums on homelessness in Clinton County

Coalition to hold 2 community forums on homelessness in Clinton County

The Clinton County Coalition on Homelessness (CCCH) will hold two community forums on housing and homelessness in the coming weeks.CCCH is in the proc...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Assist in planning county’s future: Public input sought in next round of Clinton County 2040

Assist in planning county’s future: Public input sought in next round of Clinton County 2040

Clinton County is undertaking a new comprehensive planning process, and the Clinton County 2040 team invites you to share your thoughts on the future ...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The Board of Clinton County Commissioners proclaimed Breast Cancer Awareness Month to help increase public knowledge about the importance of early det...

October 15th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Bronco volleyball continues American stranglehold

Bronco volleyball continues American stranglehold

MT. ORAB-Western Brown won its 15th SBAAC American Division volleyball title in the last 20 years Thursday night with a 25-22, 25-11, 25-13 win over C...

October 15th, 2021 |  


NBA Preview: The Lakers may be ones to catch in West

NBA Preview: The Lakers may be ones to catch in West

It may be a roster like none other. The Los Angeles Lakers have four of the NBA’s top seven active scorers. The top three leading active rebound...

October 14th, 2021 |  


NBA Preview: Bucks have the title, 76ers, Nets have drama

NBA Preview: Bucks have the title, 76ers, Nets have drama

The Brooklyn Nets look like such a title favorite that James Harden felt the need for a reminder they aren’t a title team. “We’re no...

October 14th, 2021 |  


Burns WHS tennis career comes to an end

Burns WHS tennis career comes to an end

MASON — Claire Burns illustrious tennis career at Wilmington High School ended a week earlier than she would have hoped.The WHS senior was bounc...

October 14th, 2021 |  


8-under 28 wins Community outing at Elks

8-under 28 wins Community outing at Elks

The team of Gerry Schultz, Bob Kemp, Bob Vanzant and Jack Carson had an 8-under par 28 Thursday and finished first in the Community Golf League outing...

October 14th, 2021 |  


Burrow is OK, Bengals move on after OT loss to Packers

Burrow is OK, Bengals move on after OT loss to Packers

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals’ strange overtime loss Sunday was overshadowed by news that quarterback Joe Burrow got a precauti...

October 14th, 2021 |  


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LIFE


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Stricker’s biggest issue at Ryder Cup is getting back trophy

Stricker’s biggest issue at Ryder Cup is getting back trophy

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — Padraig Harrington had a tight grip on Ryder Cup trophy Monday as the European captain walked through a white-tented corr...

September 21st, 2021 |  


Happy 102nd birthday

Happy 102nd birthday

Happy birthday to Elizabeth “Libby” Tissandier, who will be 102 on Sunday, Sept. 19.She was born 9-19-1919 and still has her quick wit and...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Longs celebrate 60th wedding anniversary

Longs celebrate 60th wedding anniversary

Patty (Reed) and Truman Long celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Friday, September 3, 2021 with a gathering of friends and family at McCoy...

September 6th, 2021 |  


Pick Six: Bell, Enagbare among nation’s best on losing teams

Pick Six: Bell, Enagbare among nation’s best on losing teams

Great players make for great teams. Well, not always. Elite talent is spread across college football, and some of the top players at their positions a...

August 24th, 2021 |  


Ropps celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Ropps celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Mike and Claire Ropp celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary with a gathering of friends and family at McCoy’s Banquet Center on June 13, 2021...

August 24th, 2021 |  


OPINION


Looking out for Ohio’s energy workers

Looking out for Ohio’s energy workers

No matter how the energy sector evolves, Ohio workers will always be our greatest resource. It was mineworkers and steelworkers and other American wor...

October 12th, 2021 |  


Election letters policies: Deadline is Oct. 22

Election letters policies: Deadline is Oct. 22

The News Journal deadline to receive Letters to the Editor pertaining to the Tuesday, Nov. 2 election is noon Friday, Oct. 22. Please email letters to...

October 12th, 2021 updated: October 15th, 2021. |  


Peace begins with the truth

Peace begins with the truth

As I grew up in the 1950s and ’60s, I became accustomed to watching the evening news with my parents. Those short news segments became part of r...

October 11th, 2021 |  


Editorial: Worried about school library books? Social media is the real threat to kids

A recent editorial by the Akron Beacon Journal:The nation’s love-hate relationship with social media and the internet has taken many turns over ...

October 11th, 2021 |  


Allison Russo best choice for 15th District voters

Allison Russo is the Ohio 15th Congressional District candidate we can trust to put the best interests of the people of our communities above all else...

October 11th, 2021 |  


Ice Man tells story 5,000 years later

Ice Man tells story 5,000 years later

In September of 1991 two German tourists at an elevation of 10,530 feet in the Otztal Alps on the border between Austria and Italy found what is calle...

October 8th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Ohio jobless numbers up past week

Ohio jobless numbers up past week

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohioans filed 9,851 initial traditional unemployment claims last week, which was 629 more than the previous week, and the state...

October 14th, 2021 |  


Clinton County Convention and Visitors Bureau honored for marketing excellence

Clinton County Convention and Visitors Bureau honored for marketing excellence

NEWARK, Ohio – The Clinton County Convention and Visitors Bureau recently received recognition for achievement in marketing and advertising at t...

October 13th, 2021 |  


Kim’s Classic Diner sets grand re-opening

Kim’s Classic Diner sets grand re-opening

SABINA — Join in celebrating the grand re-opening of Kim’s Classic Diner on Thursday, October 14.The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of ...

October 8th, 2021 |  


US employers add a weak 194,000 jobs as delta maintains hold

US employers add a weak 194,000 jobs as delta maintains hold

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added just 194,000 jobs in September, a second straight tepid gain and evidence that the pandemic still has a g...

October 8th, 2021 |  


Barr’s Pharmacy Sabina celebrates

Barr’s Pharmacy Sabina celebrates

SABINA — Barr’s Pharmacy Sabina celebrated their new name with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house Wednesday.Formerly Town Drug, the ...

October 8th, 2021 |  


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