Local Briefs: Signal work on 73 at 380; mobile food pantry slated

Signal work at 73 & 380Traffic signal maintenance on SR 73 at the intersection of SR 380 will begin at 9 a.m. Friday, Aug. 7.The right lane of SR ...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Church group rallies against trafficking

Church group rallies against trafficking

Thursday, July 30 was officially World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, or World Day Against Trafficking, with more than 1,000 Ohio children being ...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Wanted: Craft items for Salt

Wanted: Craft items for Salt

Are you a maker? Show us what you’re up to!We’re interested in learning about what our Ohio neighbors are making in their free time for a ...

August 6th, 2020 |  



Clinton County Legacy Fund grants awarded; combined amount is $353,400

Clinton County Legacy Fund grants awarded; combined amount is $353,400

The first Clinton County Legacy Fund grants have been awarded, and involve nine recipients receiving a total of $353,400.The Legacy Fund consists of m...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Ohio Sales Tax Holiday Weekend set

COLUMBUS – State Rep.Shane Wilkin (R-Hillsboro) encourages Ohio families to save on back-to-school supplies during Ohio’s annual sales tax...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Other gas station robber sentenced to 11 years

Other gas station robber sentenced to 11 years

WILMINGTON — The second of a pair of gas station robbers has been sentenced to prison. Levi Cutcher, 56, was sentenced to serve a mandatory 11 y...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Godliness in an angry world

Godliness in an angry world

Not too long ago, Elizabeth Chang in the Washington Post stated the obvious: Americans are angry. The country erupted into the worst civil unrest in d...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Revisiting Gloria’s first-ever column, and her first recipe: Peanut butter pie

Revisiting Gloria’s first-ever column, and her first recipe: Peanut butter pie

Editor’s Note: Gloria will return next week. Blame me — I encourage Gloria to take some time off when there is a new arrival. As a dad to ...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Gov. DeWine tests positive for COVID-19

Gov. DeWine tests positive for COVID-19

COLUMBUS — Today, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine took a test for COVID-19 as part of the standard protocol to greet President Donald Trump on the tar...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Local veterans’ letters home sought

Past letters written home from soldiers and sailors abroad are still needed for a special upcoming project for Veterans Day.The Murphy Theatre, in con...

August 6th, 2020 |