Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Saturday, Feb. 16, the 47th day of 2019. There are 318 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Feb...

February 15th, 2019 |  


20th annual event to honor 7 Outstanding Women of Clinton County

20th annual event to honor 7 Outstanding Women of Clinton County

WILMINGTON — The honorees have been selected for this year’s class of the Wilmington News Journal 20th Annual Outstanding Women of Clinton...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Free ‘Basics of Coyote Trapping’ workshop

XENIA – Outdoors enthusiasts interested in learning to trap coyotes are encouraged to attend a free, informational workshop on Wednesday, March ...

February 15th, 2019 |  



Commissioners visit Marion Township

Commissioners visit Marion Township

Clinton County commissioners held a joint meeting this month with Marion Township trustees. From left in the front row are Commissioners Clerk Diana G...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Wilmington police officer Mitchell resigns

Wilmington police officer Mitchell resigns

WILMINGTON — City of Wilmington police officer Anthony Mitchell resigned on Friday, according to the city.Last month Mitchell was placed on admi...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Split verdict in Hillsboro teacher’s sex crime case

HILLSBORO — In an emotional trial that took up much of the day Thursday, a Highland County jury found Hillsboro City Schools shop teacher Steven...

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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 ...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Spray-paint vandalism, including hate messages, of vehicles and homes being investigated

Spray-paint vandalism, including hate messages, of vehicles and homes being investigated

WILMINGTON — Sugartree Street residents are seeking answers after several vehicles and homes were vandalized with spray paint.Wilmington police ...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Reaching new heights at Wilmington Public Library’s Discovery Club

Reaching new heights at Wilmington Public Library’s Discovery Club

Kids enjoyed building a skyscraper city fit to withstand an earthquake on Wednesday night at the Wilmington Public Library. Discovery Club is held onc...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Busy times for East Clinton FFA

Busy times for East Clinton FFA

The East Clinton FFA Chapter had 17 members attend Leadership Night Tuesday night, Feb. 12 at Blanchester High School.Students were asked to participa...

February 15th, 2019 |