Word on a shirt leads to local clash, debate on rights vs. appropriateness

Word on a shirt leads to local clash, debate on rights vs. appropriateness

BLANCHESTER — Police were called when they say a situation involving constitutional rights and appropriateness — and citizens — clas...

August 20th, 2019 |  


Clinton-Massie superintendent receives new contract

Clinton-Massie superintendent receives new contract

ADAMS TOWNSHIP — The Clinton-Massie school board has awarded the superintendent a three-year contract extension.Clinton-Massie Local Schools Sup...

August 20th, 2019 |  


Wilmington College welcomes new faculty/staff in Academic Affairs

Wilmington College welcomes new faculty/staff in Academic Affairs

WILMINGTON — Wilmington College’s Academic Affairs area introduced six new faculty and staff members at Thursday’s Opening Year Meet...

August 20th, 2019 |  



Clinton County eateries inspected

Clinton County eateries inspected

WILMINGTON — The following information is obtained from the Clinton County Health Department and is compiled from inspection reports.Violations ...

August 20th, 2019 |  


Pharmaceutical company settles with Ohio counties in opioid suit

One pharmaceutical company has reached a settlement to avoid being a defendant in the first federal trial on the drug industry’s accountability ...

August 20th, 2019 |  


OSHP: Hit-skip in Sabina causes injuries

OSHP: Hit-skip in Sabina causes injuries

SABINA — Authorities are searching for the suspect in a hit-skip incident.A dispatcher with the Ohio State Highway Patrol told the News Journal ...

August 20th, 2019 |  


Blan Local welcomes new treasurer; Kassner to retire Jan. 1

Blan Local welcomes new treasurer; Kassner to retire Jan. 1

BLANCHESTER — A new school treasurer is coming on board.During Monday’s Blanchester School Board meeting, Megan Thompson was approved to b...

August 20th, 2019 |  


Local Briefs: How to participate in Corn Festival parade and Olympics; Hunt Road closing

Corn Festival updatesThe annual Clinton County Corn Festival is coming up the weekend of Sept. 6-8.To field a team in the Corn Olympics — which ...

August 20th, 2019 |  


Man, 20, pleads not guilty in Jewish center video threat

STRUTHERS, Ohio (AP) — A 20-year-old man pleaded not guilty Monday to threatening a Jewish community center in a video that authorities say show...

August 20th, 2019 |  


Man rescued after clinging to capsized boat for 12 hours

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says the crew on a Lake Erie fishing boat rescued a man who had been clinging to his capsized sai...

August 20th, 2019 |