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‘Building Clinton County’ — Part One

In 1929, the Wilmington News Journal published a Souvenir Edition of Clinton County booklet. It included many facts of early Clinton County but the treasure is that it included a short bio of many of the people who helped the county progress to today. I hope we have become what many of those folks wanted us to be.

‘A crash waiting to happen’

Editor, News-Journal:

Supporting Ohio law enforcement during Police Week

Last week we observed National Police Week – a week to honor the law enforcement officers who sacrifice each day to keep our communities safe.

2024 summer attractions in Ohio

National Travel and Tourism Week kicked off on May 19, and summer is just around the corner, so what better way to celebrate than by enjoying some of the best attractions Ohio has to offer? From relaxing resorts to exciting sporting events to unique sightseeing, Ohio has more to offer this summer than ever before.

Parallel Universe: The Garden

I want to tell you a story that happened many years ago, as recently as today and will happen again tomorrow. It is a story about a deceptively familiar place where securing the basic necessities of life, health care, housing, transportation and communication requires persistence to overcome one obstacle after another. I call this place The Parallel Universe.

A heartfelt congraduations

The year was 1981, and there they sat, four honor students donning golden cords draped around their neck, with the bright tassels resting midway down the front of their navy blue polyester graduation gown. And me, a B- student at best, president of my senior class, waiting alongside them, sans such haughty phylacteries of higher academic achievement.

Local public meetings

The following are upcoming public meetings in Clinton County:

Where to start: Accessing mental health resources in rural Ohio

At U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development we are committed to ensuring people, no matter where they live, have access to health care by expanding high speed internet and partnering with local medical providers to bring telehealth services to rural communities across the nation. And we know that access to mental and behavioral health care can exponentially increase quality of life for people everywhere.