President Trump goes on clemency spree, and the list is long

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump went on a clemency blitz Tuesday, commuting former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s 14-year prison...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Clinton-Massie’s 2020 graduation back on Lebanon Road campus

Clinton-Massie’s 2020 graduation back on Lebanon Road campus

ADAMS TOWNSHIP — After having its graduation commencement last year at Wilmington College’s Hermann Court, Clinton-Massie will hold its 20...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Wilmington police report several arrests

Wilmington police report several arrests

WILMINGTON — The following report is generated from incident reports provided by the Wilmington Police Department. All those arrested are presum...

February 18th, 2020 |  



Trump commutes former Illinois Gov. Blagojevich’s sentence

CHICAGO (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday commuted the 14-year prison sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, calling the sente...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Energy company agrees to pay $2.6M for Ohio refinery violations

OREGON, Ohio (AP) — An oil and gas company has agreed to pay $2.6 million in fines for air pollution violations at a refinery in Ohio, according...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Wendy’s pays $400K to resolve child labor law allegations

BOSTON (AP) — Fast-food chain Wendy’s has agreed to pay $400,000 to resolve allegations that it violated child labor laws by having teenag...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Trump pardons ex-San Francisco 49ers owner DeBartolo Jr.

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday pardoned Edward DeBartolo Jr., the former San Francisco 49ers owner convicted in a gambling ...

February 18th, 2020 |  


AAA: Ohio gas prices increase as oil prices fluctuate

The average price of gasoline across South Central Ohio is four cents higher this week at $2.384 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas...

February 18th, 2020 |  


CMES student-led project receives SWMD grant

CMES student-led project receives SWMD grant

Clinton-Massie Elementary School teacher Jen Molitor and her students were recently awarded a 2020 PEAR Grant from the Clinton County Solid Waste Mana...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Primary election letters policy

Primary election letters policy

The deadline for the News Journal to receive election-related Letters to the Editor pertaining to issues or candidates in the March 17 primary electio...

February 18th, 2020 |