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 |  


Driver facing charges, still being treated for crash injuries

Driver facing charges, still being treated for crash injuries

WILMINGTON — Charges are pending against a Wilmington man who authorities said crashed an SUV inside the downtown CVS store and then led police ...

August 6th, 2020 updated: August 6th, 2020. |  


Bench trial set for local man accused of shooting his father

Bench trial set for local man accused of shooting his father

WILMINGTON — A shooting suspect’s case will be presented in a one-day trial.Brandon Breezley, 23, waived his rights to a jury trial on Thu...

August 6th, 2020 |  



VFW Post 6710 honors locals

VFW Post 6710 honors locals

WILMINGTON — James H. Smithson Post 6710, Veterans of Foreign Wars, has always been a friend of Clinton County’s educators, a supporter of...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Throwback Thursday: Seniors’ road trip

Throwback Thursday: Seniors’ road trip

These are some highlights from the News Journal on August 6, 1968: National headlines• ‘Nixon Unable To Crack Favorite Son Delegation̵...

August 6th, 2020 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Thursday, Aug. 6, the 219th day of 2020. There are 147 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History: On August 6, 1945, during Wo...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Kanye West files petitions to appear on Ohio ballot

COLUMBUS (AP) — Kanye West filed his petition Wednesday to appear as a presidential candidate on Ohio’s ballot in November, the office of ...

August 5th, 2020 |  


FBI: Multiple groups involved in Ohio $60M corruption scheme

FBI: Multiple groups involved in Ohio $60M corruption scheme

CLEVELAND (AP) — A lengthy FBI agent affidavit detailing an alleged $60 million corruption scheme led by one of Ohio’s most powerful elect...

August 5th, 2020 |  


4th UPDATE: Six injured as car crashes entirely into CVS, foot chase follows

4th UPDATE: Six injured as car crashes entirely into CVS, foot chase follows

WILMINGTON — An SUV crashed into the entrance of the CVS store downtown and minutes later that was followed by the driver leading a police foot ...

August 5th, 2020 updated: August 5th, 2020. |  


WPD reports: Several arrests plus a pepperoni thrower

WPD reports: Several arrests plus a pepperoni thrower

WILMINGTON — The following report is generated from incident reports provided by the Wilmington Police Department. All those charged/arrested ar...

August 5th, 2020 |