Family finds freedom as drug trafficking grandma goes to prison

Family finds freedom as drug trafficking grandma goes to prison

April Michelle Holley said her life has been anything but normal. The 55-year-old grandmother plead guilty Jan. 19 to three felony charges for traffic...

February 20th, 2017 |  


A people-centered newspaperman: Bob McNemar, News Journal editor in mid-1950s

A people-centered newspaperman: Bob McNemar, News Journal editor in mid-1950s

WILMINGTON — When Bob McNemar was a college student, he and his father and brother came down with tuberculosis and Bob spent months in bed in re...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Wilmington police reports

Wilmington police reports

WILMINGTON — The following report is generated from reports provided by the Wilmington Police Department. All those arrested are presumed innoce...

February 17th, 2017 |  



OWCC: Passion for community work recognized

OWCC: Passion for community work recognized

Editor’s Note: This is the second of eight stories appearing daily in the News Journal on the members of the 2017 Class of the Outstanding Women...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


City council gets fluoride update

City council gets fluoride update

WILMINGTON — While the fluoride resolution was postponed until the next council meeting, Safety/Service Director Brian Shidaker gave an update o...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


Celebrating Unique Week: ‘To make a difference, you must be different’

Celebrating Unique Week: ‘To make a difference, you must be different’

WILMINGTON — On most days, students attending Wilmington City Schools look just like any other student in how they dress. But that wasn’t ...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


Billy Joel tribute here Saturday

Billy Joel tribute here Saturday

With over 150 million records sold worldwide in a career spanning nearly 50 years, singer, songwriter, composer and performer Billy Joel is one of the...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


Bake like Jama for good causes

Bake like Jama for good causes

WILMINGTON — The late Jama Hayes, an exceptionally devoted Clinton County community leader and an honored Outstanding Woman of Clinton County, i...

February 15th, 2017 |  


MC Sports files Chapter 11

MC Sports files Chapter 11

GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan —MC Sports, which has one of its 68 stores in Wilmington, announced this week it has initiated voluntary reorganization p...

February 15th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


Clinton-Massie Schools to pursue tax levy on November ballot

Clinton-Massie Schools to pursue tax levy on November ballot

ADAMS TOWNSHIP — Though the millage is not yet determined, Clinton-Massie school district residents can expect to see a tax levy on their fall 2...

February 14th, 2017 updated: February 14th, 2017. |