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. |  


Ohio’s auditor-in-chief fires two staffers over theft case

Ohio’s auditor-in-chief fires two staffers over theft case

AMHERST, OHIO — Two state auditors have been fired for failing to catch warning signs that nearly $500,000 had been siphoned from operating acco...

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


Buckeye Boys State grads recognized

Buckeye Boys State grads recognized

Representatives of state, county, and local government came together on Sept. 8 at Wilmington Veterans Post 49 to honor the 2015 Buckeye Boys State (B...

September 18th, 2015 |  


Karson fans chasing dog’s tale: Children’s book selling well

Karson fans chasing dog’s tale: Children’s book selling well

WILMINGTON — Sales have been strong on “K9 Karson Comes Home,” a children’s book about the Wilmington Police Department’...

September 18th, 2015 |  


Corn Fest quilt winners announced

Corn Fest quilt winners announced

There was much anticipation when the 2015 Raffle Quilt winners were drawn last Sunday afternoon for the Clinton County Quilt Association raffle quilts...

September 18th, 2015 |  


OVI checkpoint in Clinton County tonight

OVI checkpoint in Clinton County tonight

WILMINGTON – The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced today that an OVI checkpoint will be held from 9-11 p.m. tonight (Friday) on U.S. 22, two-t...

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