LOCAL BRIEFS

VA town hall meeting slatedTo address issues and concerns veterans have regarding their health care and other VA benefits, the Veterans Administration...

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


Loss of hope, and a life cut short

Loss of hope, and a life cut short

My home office has a great view or our back yard.Nine years ago this past May, I was sitting at my desk while gazing out the window and talking to som...

September 21st, 2015 |  


Shoe Sensation open house event set

Join the Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce for an open house and ribbon cutting at Shoe Sensation on Saturday, Sept. 26 from 11 a.m. to 2 ...

September 21st, 2015 |  



CMH sets annual Brake for Breakfast

WILMINGTON — CMH Regional Health System is hosting its eighth annual Brake for Breakfast at the Foster J. Boyd, MD Regional Cancer Center—...

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


Hold onto your lederhosen!

Hold onto your lederhosen!

NEW VIENNA — Organizers hailed this village’s first Oktoberfest as “a great success,” and hope to make it an annual event.R...

September 21st, 2015 |  


Veterans’ health, resource fair set

Wilmington Veterans Post 49 announced they are sponsoring an afternoon of information and opportunities for all veterans on Wednesday, Sept. 30. It wi...

September 21st, 2015 updated: September 22nd, 2015. |  


Horses of a different color for a good cause

Horses of a different color for a good cause

A horse stops to say hello to the Wilmington News Journal while doing practice runs with its handler Friday at the Roberts Arena during the Tough Enou...

September 21st, 2015 |  


Pope’s visit stirs faithful

Pope’s visit stirs faithful

WILMINGTON — Joan Burge and two other local women — one a Baptist — are going together to Philadelphia next week to see Pope Francis...

September 18th, 2015 |  


Clinton County Port Authority’s David Hockaday’s term expires soon

Clinton County Port Authority’s David Hockaday’s term expires soon

WILMINGTON — It’s clear from talking to him that David Hockaday cares deeply for Wilmington, the community that he moved to and which has ...

September 18th, 2015 |  


UPDATE: Western Water ends boil advisory

GOSHEN — Western Water lifted a boil advisory today, Sunday, at 10 a.m. for all its customers south of State Route 73, according to Western Wate...

September 18th, 2015 updated: September 20th, 2015. |