NEWS


2 nuke plants, 1 bribery scandal, no answers: Towns on edge

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — For much of the past four years, the residents of a pair of villages along Lake Erie have been on edge over the fate of thei...

January 15th, 2021 |  


Clinton County nonprofits that serve children and youth may apply for Lucas Fund grants

Clinton County nonprofits that serve children and youth may apply for Lucas Fund grants

The Robert E. Lucas Memorial Fund is calling for grant applications from Clinton County nonprofit organizations that serve children and youth. The app...

January 15th, 2021 |  


Justice Dept. watchdog opens probe of response to riot

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department’s internal watchdog said Friday that it will investigate how the department and its law enforceme...

January 15th, 2021 |  


Trump backers seek online refuges after big tech backlash

Online supporters of President Donald Trump are scattering to smaller social media platforms, fleeing what they say is unfair treatment by Facebook, T...

January 15th, 2021 |  


UPDATED: Information for scheduling local COVID-19 vaccinations

UPDATED: Information for scheduling local COVID-19 vaccinations

COVID-19 vaccination appointments through the Clinton County Health District have now all been booked for the 200 vaccines currently available for tho...

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


SPORTS


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Bulldogs stay unbeaten, hold off Hurricane 60-53
G-Men forge tie for first with win over Wildcats

G-Men forge tie for first with win over Wildcats

GEORGETOWN — After being unable to close the game in the first meeting of the season, Georgetown successfully slammed the door Friday night agai...

January 15th, 2021 |  


Similarities abound for Browns, Chiefs in first playoff game

Similarities abound for Browns, Chiefs in first playoff game

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Despite their long and storied histories, with the Cleveland Browns having joined the NFL in 1950 and the Kansas City Ch...

January 15th, 2021 |  


Urban Hire: Meyer returns to sidelines with NFL’s Jaguars

Urban Hire: Meyer returns to sidelines with NFL’s Jaguars

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Urban Meyer has won everywhere he’s coached. Small colleges. Big-time programs. He’s been a difference mak...

January 15th, 2021 |  


Jets hire 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh as coach

Jets hire 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh as coach

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets were searching for a leader, someone who could bring a frustrated, playoff-starved franchise back to respectab...

January 15th, 2021 |  


WHS bowlers topple New Richmond at CGL

WHS bowlers topple New Richmond at CGL

CINCINNATI — Hunter Gallion led Wilmington to an easy 2,347 to 2,127 win Thursday over New Richmond in SBAAC American Division bowling at Cherry...

January 15th, 2021 |  


Lions win battle of SBAAC best with Lady Cane

Lions win battle of SBAAC best with Lady Cane

CINCINNATI — The Wilmington High school girls bowling team had its best single game of the season Thursday but it wasn’t enough in a loss ...

January 15th, 2021 |  


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LIFE


Shower Betty with cards

Betty Hines will celebrate her 70th birthday on Dec. 30 and her family wishes to have a card shower for her. Please send your cards to her at 270 Grov...

December 21st, 2020 |  


Clinton County marriage licenses in November

Clinton County marriage licenses in November

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

December 9th, 2020 |  


Matthew makes debut

Matthew makes debut

Matthew Owen Veillon-Powell was born to Tammy Schill and David Nutter of Wilmington on Nov. 18, 2020 at Clinton Memorial Hospital. He weighed 8 lbs., ...

November 30th, 2020 |  


Hillsboro FFA participates in soil judging

Hillsboro FFA participates in soil judging

Six members from the Hillsboro FFA chapter recently competed in the statewide virtual soil judging contest. The Agricultural Soils CDE is an education...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Clinton County marriage licenses in October

Clinton County marriage licenses in October

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

November 6th, 2020 |  


Stella Boring of Wilmington turns 102

Stella Boring of Wilmington turns 102

On Saturday, Oct. 31, Stella Boring of Wilmington celebrated her 102nd birthday. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { margin: 0px ...

November 3rd, 2020 |  


OPINION


Joy, hope — and adding a few ‘grandparents’

Joy, hope — and adding a few ‘grandparents’

I’ve always had a habit of befriending individuals from an older era. I seemed to always identify with adults or even grandparents as I was grow...

January 13th, 2021 |  


Google’s monopoly isn’t a game for newspapers

It is no secret that Google has secured a near monopoly in the search and local advertising world. However, the impact on newspapers hasn’t been...

January 12th, 2021 |  


Gov. DeWine has fought COVID-19 with determination, but is hobbled by an archaic system

In 2020, Gov. Mike DeWine faced a foe neither he nor most of us were expecting — a global pandemic that brought economic devastation to many Ohi...

January 12th, 2021 |  


Talking to your kids about politics

Talking to your kids about politics

Having the opportunity to teach about U.S. Government and Civics to young adults is probably one of the most exciting experiences I have had in my pro...

January 12th, 2021 |  


Do the job they’re supposed to do

The attack on the capitol building in Washington, D.C. was a shock to most Americans. No one expected this type of thing to happen in this day and age...

January 11th, 2021 |  


We will survive this embarrassment

We will survive this embarrassment

In the United States, the sitting President becomes the de facto leader of their party. As such, when Donald Trump was sworn into office in January 20...

January 11th, 2021 updated: January 11th, 2021. |  


BUSINESS


2 free grant information workshops presented by Clinton County Foundation and Legacy Fund

2 free grant information workshops presented by Clinton County Foundation and Legacy Fund

The Clinton County Foundation and the Legacy Fund are sponsoring two grant information workshops on Wednesday, Jan. 20 at 2 p.m. and at 6 p.m. via Zoo...

January 11th, 2021 |  


Business: Edgington Funeral Home’s Brian James recertified as CFSP

Business: Edgington Funeral Home’s Brian James recertified as CFSP

WILMINGTON — Brian R. James, a funeral director with Edgington Funeral Home, recently qualified for recertification of the designation of Certif...

January 8th, 2021 |  


Clinton County real estate transfers

Clinton County real estate transfers

This list of real estate transfers within Clinton County is provided by the Office of Clinton County Auditor Terence G. Habermehl and transcribed by N...

January 7th, 2021 |  


‘Clinton County Community Champions’: Chamber, CVB trophies honor ‘commitment to our community’

‘Clinton County Community Champions’: Chamber, CVB trophies honor ‘commitment to our community’

The 2020 “Clinton County Community Champions” (C4) Award recipients received their trophies on Friday, Dec. 18 from the Wilmington-Clinton...

December 25th, 2020 |  


US layoffs remain elevated as 803,000 seek jobless aid

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell by 89,000 last week to a still-elevated 803,000, evidence that the ...

December 24th, 2020 |  


$25 Days of Christmas continues to positively impact local economy

$25 Days of Christmas continues to positively impact local economy

WILMINGTON — The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce capped off its 12th annual $25 Days of Christmas this year by giving $500 to Jodi...

December 23rd, 2020 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA