Clinton County Board of Elections offices likely to remain in courthouse

Clinton County Board of Elections offices likely to remain in courthouse

WILMINGTON — It’s looking more and more likely the Clinton County Board of Elections will not be moving out of the courthouse.Local offici...

February 14th, 2017 |  


WPD seeks stabbing suspect

WPD seeks stabbing suspect

WILMINGTON — Police are seeking a Wilmington woman who is suspected of stabbing a man multiple times.On Sunday at 6:40 p.m. Wilmington Police re...

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


Former Hillsboro man wanted to kill wife

Former Hillsboro man wanted to kill wife

A former Hillsboro resident has been convicted of conspiracy to commit murder after trying to hire a hit man to kill his wife, who formerly worked at ...

February 14th, 2017 |  



Love is in the air in WCH

Love is in the air in WCH

WASHINGTON C.H. — Just a day before Valentine’s Day, a Cherry Hill Primary teacher was taken by surprise with a visit from the “TODA...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Marriages are golden for 3 couples married 50+ years

Marriages are golden for 3 couples married 50+ years

To observe Valentine’s Day, the News Journal spoke with three local couples married at least 50 years. They shared their thoughts about what, fo...

February 13th, 2017 |  


WCH neighbors say they’re too scared to go outside

WASHINGTON C.H. — Too scared to go outside alone, 14-year-old Gabby McCord asks her mother to watch her as she walks the few steps from the back...

February 13th, 2017 |  


WHS grinds out 51-45 win as Noszka earns 200th victory

WHS grinds out 51-45 win as Noszka earns 200th victory

WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE — The formula has been pretty much the same all season for the Wilmington High School boys basketball team.Patient offens...

February 10th, 2017 updated: February 10th, 2017. |  


Clinton County Municipal Court dispositions

Clinton County Municipal Court dispositions

WILMINGTON — The following report is compiled using a disposition report provided by Clinton County Municipal Court. The information includes th...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Wilmington sex offender receives a 15-year prison term

Wilmington sex offender receives a 15-year prison term

WILMINGTON — A local man received a 15-year prison term for sex offenses.Alec J. Tackett, 45, of Wilmington, pled guilty to two counts of rape i...

February 10th, 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 10th, 2017 |