It’s right there in the books

It’s right there in the books

This is the first in what will be a periodic column by Beth Mitchell, a volunteer at the Clinton County History Center.Books can be wonderful things. ...

January 21st, 2022 |  


A friend to college, community

I was thrilled to read that Wilmington College is providing a wall of remembrance, honor, and legacy, in which Barb Kaplan was the first honoree.Barb ...

January 21st, 2022 |  


NEWS JOURNAL EDITORIAL SUBMISSION POLICIES

Opinion submissionsThe News Journal welcomes letters to the editor from area readers. Letters should be about current issues of general interest and s...

January 20th, 2022 |  



Legacy of Barbara will live on

I was so happy to read the article about Wilmington College recognizing Barbara Kaplan for her many years of service to the college.Barbara was a wond...

January 20th, 2022 |  


Protecting Ohioans from surprise medical bills

Protecting Ohioans from surprise medical bills

For years we have worked to protect Ohioans from out of control surprise medical bills, and thanks to the No Surprises Act, which went into effect on ...

January 20th, 2022 |  


Stop Christian vaccine shaming

Christian vaccine shaming is fashionable these days, but unbecoming. It is true that there is no greater love than laying down one’s life for an...

January 20th, 2022 |  


Editorial: An opportunity to do redistricting right, and in the public eye

A recent editorial by the Cleveland Plain Dealer:Although disfigured with a touch of partisan sniping and a clear conflict of interest, the Ohio Supre...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Fond memories and unpreparedness

The Wilmington News Journal’s contributing columnists are an erudite, amusing group of gentlemen.Tony and Sue Lamke and I go back decades when, ...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Popularity of gap year after high school complicates higher-education choices

Popularity of gap year after high school complicates higher-education choices

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted this year’s class of American high school seniors since their sophomore year. In adapting to this phenomenon,...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Pandemic and population growth

Pandemic and population growth

In a recent report from the Census Bureau comes this: “U.S. population grew 0.1% in 2021, the slowest rate since the founding of the nation.R...

January 18th, 2022 |