Wilmington awarded another $1.5 million for Rombach Avenue improvement project

Wilmington awarded another $1.5 million for Rombach Avenue improvement project

WILMINGTON — The city now has received a second grant to put toward next year’s Rombach Avenue corridor improvement project — the tw...

July 19th, 2019 |  


Apollo 11 at 50: Celebrating first steps on another world

Apollo 11 at 50: Celebrating first steps on another world

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A half-century ago, in the middle of a mean year of war, famine, violence in the streets and the widening of the gen...

July 19th, 2019 |  


East Clinton third-graders are a bright light in 2019 state test scores

East Clinton third-graders are a bright light in 2019 state test scores

LEES CREEK — The scores of East Clinton third-graders are among the highest in the 19 school districts in the region, according to preliminary d...

July 18th, 2019 |  



‘Silent Watch’ planned in Clinton County to call attention to veterans suicides

‘Silent Watch’ planned in Clinton County to call attention to veterans suicides

WILMINGTON — A flag-draped coffin will be the central piece for a September event on the grounds of the Clinton County Courthouse intended to he...

July 17th, 2019 |  


NWS: Heat wave is on its way; cooling shelters to be opened

NWS: Heat wave is on its way; cooling shelters to be opened

WILMINGTON — Temperatures and humidity are both ready to rise, resulting in the issuing of an Excessive Heat Watch by the National Weather Servi...

July 17th, 2019 updated: July 17th, 2019. |  


Blanchester educator named Teacher of the Year

Blanchester educator named Teacher of the Year

BLANCHESTER — A local educator was named one the state’s Teachers of the Year by the Ohio Department of Education.Andrea Harpen, a chemist...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Boyer Scholarship recipients named

Boyer Scholarship recipients named

Five 2019 high school graduates who are members of the Clinton County Junior Fair Board were each selected by the local 4-H Endowment Committee to rec...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Suspects in 2 Shell armed robberies in court

Suspects in 2 Shell armed robberies in court

WILMINGTON — The case against two alleged armed robbers has been moved to the Clinton County Common Pleas Court.James Clifton, 61, and Levi Cutc...

July 16th, 2019 |  


WC alumni worked to make moon landing possible

WC alumni worked to make moon landing possible

WILMINGTON — Wilmington College can feel a special sense of pride with this week’s observance of landing man on the moon 50 years ago, as ...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Grand Champion cow collects $1,700

Grand Champion cow collects $1,700

The Grand Supreme Champion Cow exhibited by Maggie Mathews of the New Vienna area garnered $1,700 at the Clinton County Junior Fair livestock sales. T...

July 15th, 2019 |