NEWS


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Save on business health insurance packages; chamber presents Lunch & Learn

Save on business health insurance packages; chamber presents Lunch & Learn

Did you know that members of the Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce can save thousands of dollars with the affordable member-only health in...

October 17th, 2019 |  


ECHS names honor roll students

ECHS names honor roll students

East Clinton High School would like to congratulate the following students for making the honor roll for the 1st quarter. We would also like to recogn...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Throwback Thursday: 4th grade in Wilmington

Throwback Thursday: 4th grade in Wilmington

These are some highlights from the News Journal on October 17, 1970: National headlines• ‘U.S. Announces Troop Cut Of 2,000 From Vietnam&#...

October 17th, 2019 |  


5 appointed to Clinton County Legacy Fund’s grant-awarding committee

5 appointed to Clinton County Legacy Fund’s grant-awarding committee

WILMINGTON — The five people who will select which applicants will receive grants from the money received from selling county-owned Clinton Memo...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Municipal court judge hands down sentences

Municipal court judge hands down sentences

WILMINGTON — The following report is compiled using a disposition report provided by Clinton County Municipal Court. The information includes th...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Gas pumps installed

Gas pumps installed

Quick Stop on the corner of Bernice and West Truesdell Streets and their newly installed gas pumps. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBloc...

October 16th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


12:38 pm
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Anthony buries Polar Bears in 89th minute 2-1
GCTCA, MVTCA honor WHS, BHS CM tennis

GCTCA, MVTCA honor WHS, BHS CM tennis

Tennis awards for Clinton County athletes are coming from both the Greater Cincinnati Tennis Coaches Association and the Miami Valley Tennis Coaches A...

October 17th, 2019 |  


MS Wildcats post 30-0 win in ‘19 finale

MS Wildcats post 30-0 win in ‘19 finale

LEES CREEK — The Blanchester Middle School football team defeated East Clinton 30-0 Wednesday in the season finale for BMS.The Wildcats had more...

October 17th, 2019 |  


No. 23 Polar Bears cool in 2-0 win over WC women

No. 23 Polar Bears cool in 2-0 win over WC women

ADA — Ohio Northern University, ranked No. 23 in the country, outshot the Wilmington College women’s soccer team 23-2 to earn a 2-0 Ohio A...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Michigan’s hopes in East could hinge on visit to Penn State

Michigan’s hopes in East could hinge on visit to Penn State

Here’s what to watch in the Big Ten this week:GAME OF THE WEEKNo. 16 Michigan at No. 7 Penn StateThis feels like a must-win situation for Michig...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Michigan-Penn State, LSU-Auburn key games before Halloween

Michigan-Penn State, LSU-Auburn key games before Halloween

Except for South Carolina’s stunning overtime win at Georgia, there haven’t been many results so far this season that figure to shape the ...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Dolphins heading toward wrong end of history

Forty-seven years since the Miami Dolphins had the only undefeated season in NFL history, the team is heading toward an ignominious record.The Dolphin...

October 17th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


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Harner, Kratzer to wed

Today in history

Today is Saturday, Oct. 12, the 285th day of 2019. There are 80 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 12, 1984, British Pri...

October 12th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Friday, Oct. 11, the 284th day of 2019. There are 81 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 11, 1986, President Ron...

October 11th, 2019 |  


Clinton County August marriage licenses

Clinton County August 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...

October 10th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Thursday, Oct. 10, the 283rd day of 2019. There are 82 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 10, 2001, U.S. jets p...

October 10th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Wednesday, Oct. 9, the 282nd day of 2019. There are 83 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 9, 1967, Marxist revo...

October 9th, 2019 |  


Richardsons observe 70th anniversary

Richardsons observe 70th anniversary

Waldo F. and Rose M. Richardson of Wilmington are being acknowledged for their love and devotion to each other over the past 70 years.They were marrie...

October 8th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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Vote Stuckert for 2nd Ward

Rec levy investment in every one of us

When you look at other communities that are flourishing, you notice that the number one difference between them and us is community involvement. The s...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Threads in the world’s tapestry

Who is Greta Thunberg? Some young people throughout the world are demonstrating regarding climate change. What is their hope? What do members of the E...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Kids still say the darndest things

Kids still say the darndest things

Most homes in the 1950s and 1960s only had one television. Ours sat in the corner of the living room where the afternoon sun wouldn’t cause a gl...

October 14th, 2019 |  


Clinton counties share some similarities

Wilmington will be celebrating on Saturday, Oct. 19bthe 100-year anniversary of the opening of the Clinton County Courthouse. This occasion serves as ...

October 14th, 2019 |  


Fall landscaping and garden chores

Fall landscaping and garden chores

I think we are finally finished with summer, as it looks like much cooler temperatures will continue in the coming days/weeks.With cooler temperatures...

October 11th, 2019 |  


Voting is best with plenty of spoilers

Voting is best with plenty of spoilers

It’s rare these days to watch a movie or TV show that hasn’t been ruined by spoilers. It seems like it takes more work to not know about s...

October 11th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Newest local networking event debuts

WILMINGTON — TinCap Cider invites employees and business owners to Wilmington’s newest networking event, Business After Business, every Th...

October 9th, 2019 |  


Frightening Twisted Trail is looming

Frightening Twisted Trail is looming

Are you ready to find out what’s in the woods? The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce and Golden Arm Productions invite you to find o...

September 23rd, 2019 |  


Wilmington College to hold annual Fall Career Fair

Wilmington College to hold annual Fall Career Fair

WILMINGTON — Three-dozen recruiters from business, industry, agriculture and non-profit organizations seeking potential employees and interns wi...

September 17th, 2019 |  


Dilly Bar, Blan chamber cut ribbon

Dilly Bar, Blan chamber cut ribbon

Blanchester Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting at Blanchester’s new restaurant, the Dilly Bar at 803 Cherry St., owned and operated ...

September 13th, 2019 |  


Tolliver joins News Journal staff

Tolliver joins News Journal staff

Mikka Tolliver recently joined the News Journal staff as a Sales & Marketing Representative.Mikka (pronounced MY-kuh) was born in Dayton, grew up ...

September 13th, 2019 |  


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