Eriksson up for Teacher of the Year

Eriksson up for Teacher of the Year

There’s an old saying that, “to teach is to change a life forever.” Students at Blanchester High School fortunate enough to take a s...

September 23rd, 2015 |  


Wilmington Council considers two officials’ salaries

Wilmington Council considers two officials’ salaries

WILMINGTON — Council members are considering the pay and compensation of two of Wilmington’s part-time elected officials – the city ...

September 22nd, 2015 updated: September 22nd, 2015. |  


Blanchester board of education renews Lynch’s contract

Blanchester board of education renews Lynch’s contract

BLANCHESTER — The Blanchester Board of Education unanimously renewed Superintendent Dean Lynch’s contract Thursday night despite vocal pro...

September 22nd, 2015 |  



‘Superman’ vs. cancer: 8-year-old Jayden in remission

‘Superman’ vs. cancer: 8-year-old Jayden in remission

This is Part 3 of The News Journal’s series on childhood cancer.WILMINGTON – A local boy dressed up as Superman for Halloween. The next da...

September 22nd, 2015 updated: September 22nd, 2015. |  


Auditor Habermehl to seek county commissioner post in ‘16

Auditor Habermehl to seek county commissioner post in ‘16

Clinton County Auditor Terry Habermehl announced Tuesday that he has filed petitions with the Clinton County Board of Elections as a Republican candid...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Davis trial continued; all 500+ charges to be tried in October

WILMINGTON – The jury trial for Phillip T. Davis was continued to October in a decision to have all 524 counts in one trial.Originally, Clinton ...

September 22nd, 2015 updated: September 22nd, 2015. |  


WHS spirit on parade this week

WHS spirit on parade this week

WILMINGTON — There’s a storm of school spirit picking up momentum at Wilmington High School, and it’s expected to stir up the Hurric...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


WHS class celebrates 65th reunion

WHS class celebrates 65th reunion

The Wilmington High School class of 1950 met a Damon’s Party Room on Sept. 16 to celebrate their 65th reunion.Gene Sprouse welcomed the group wi...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


County’s 2016 revenues projected

County’s 2016 revenues projected

WILMINGTON — Budget season has begun at the courthouse where county commissioners on Monday heard $16.4 million in revenue projected for the 201...

September 21st, 2015 updated: September 21st, 2015. |  


Cardboard City sleeps 250 at Clinton County courthouse

Cardboard City sleeps 250 at Clinton County courthouse

WILMINGTON — About 250 people slept overnight Saturday in cardboard forts and shelters in the Clinton County courthouse parking lot, according t...

September 21st, 2015 |