First Baptist Church of Blanchester to celebrate 175 years

First Baptist Church of Blanchester to celebrate 175 years

BLANCHESTER — The First Baptist Church of Blanchester will celebrate 175 years of faithful ministry on Sunday, Sept. 19. The celebration begins ...

September 16th, 2021 |  


Throwback Thursday: NV’s Irons Block

Throwback Thursday: NV’s Irons Block

These are some highlights from the News Journal on September 16, 1936:‘Gov. Landon Visits Briefly In Chicago’Pictured was “Governor ...

September 16th, 2021 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Thursday, Sept. 16, the 259th day of 2021. There are 106 days left in the year.Today’s Highlights in History:On Sept. 16, 1974, Preside...

September 16th, 2021 |  



Wilmington College’s 150th celebration: Homecoming extravaganza — concerts, sports, reunions & pageantry

Wilmington College’s 150th celebration: Homecoming extravaganza — concerts, sports, reunions & pageantry

WILMINGTON — Wilmington College’s autumn rituals of Homecoming, Family Day and Alumni Weekend — packaged into the grand finale of WC...

September 15th, 2021 updated: September 15th, 2021. |  


Wilmington Kiwanis Club celebrates 36th Annual Soccer Tournament

Wilmington Kiwanis Club celebrates 36th Annual Soccer Tournament

WILMINGTON — The weekend of Sept. 3-5 brought the 36th Annual Kiwanis Classic Soccer Tournament to Wilmington College.A few changes had to be ma...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Local Briefs: Safety Day at Cowan Lake; Community Action, law library set board meetings

Safety Day at Cowan LakeA public Safety Day Event will be at the Cowan Lake State Park Campgrounds 10 a.m.-4 p.m. this Saturday, Sept. 18.Law enforcem...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Clinton County surpasses December peak, nearing 700 active COVID cases; CMH ICU at capacity

Clinton County surpasses December peak, nearing 700 active COVID cases; CMH ICU at capacity

WILMINGTON — Clinton County currently has 695 active cases of COVID-19, total local cases have now topped 5,000 with 5,053, and 79 COVID-related...

September 15th, 2021 |  


What’s it like to have COVID-19? Here are some firsthand accounts

The News Journal recently asked on our Facebook page for people who have had COVID-19 (or are close to someone who has) to share their stories with us...

September 15th, 2021 |  


BPD chief: Out-of-county deputies make drug buy and arrest, seek BPD help, but little info provided

BPD chief: Out-of-county deputies make drug buy and arrest, seek BPD help, but little info provided

BLANCHESTER — Blanchester’s police chief says he is trying to get more information on an incident in the village involving an out-of-count...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Woman’s release from prison comes amid focus on sentencing

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Early prison release for a woman following an outcry over disparate sentences has come amid a renewed push for a statewide...

September 15th, 2021 |