Division of Wildlife commends locals
WILMINGTON — Clinton County Prosecutor’s Office and Clinton County Sheriff’s Office staff were recently recognized for their actions surrounding the successful prosecution of the case involving the Dec. 20, 2020 shooting of Ohio Wildlife investigator Kevin Behr. Behr sustained life-threatening injuries after being shot by Brian R....
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in Loveland, OH
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around loveland.
Community control for hashish possession
A Wilmington woman sentenced to community control for possession of hashish was among three people sentenced in Highland County Common Pleas Court. Bridget Brooks, 28, was sentenced to three years of community control on one count of possession of hashish (liquid), a third-degree felony. The court ordered that if Brooks...
Drive-in demolition begins
Crews started the demolition of the old Wilmington Drive-In Theater on Thursday. The drive-in theater last operated in 2015 and is now the site of a housing development. The area was rezoned in 2022 by Wilmington City Council. The area will feature 113 single-family residents.
Ohio residents can get $100 if you buy an electric lawn mower. Here's how.
Through the Southwest Ohio Air Quality Agency's Mow Greener Exchange Program, residents can receive a $100 Visa gift card when they purchase a new battery-powered lawn mower.
Chance for spotty showers today; Warmer temps
Today will be cool with increasing clouds and a chance of rain starting in the afternoon, according to the National Weather Service in Wilmington. Highs will be around 51 degrees. Spotty showers are possible, with the best chance later in the afternoon and in the early evening. The chance of...
Clinton Co. Municipal Court reports
The following report is compiled using a disposition report provided by Clinton County Municipal Court. The information includes the defendant’s name, age, residence if listed, charge(s) disposed, fine, court costs assessed, jail sentence and any special conditions. Judge David Henry currently oversees the court, which administers the law in criminal misdemeanor cases.
Xenia Rec Center is full-service to support senior lifestyle needs
The Xenia Adult Recreation & Services Center has had the same mission since its incorporation in 1968: To provide services to the aging and disabled that allows them to remain living in their own homes for as long as possible. Attached to the Xenia YMCA on Progress Drive in Xenia,...
Severe weather: What are the differences between a tornado watch and a tornado warning?
As spring approaches, so too does severe storm season. That means a slew of warnings and watches for both thunderstorms and tornadoes. But you might be wondering, what's the difference? When is it best to be cautious and make preparations over when it's time to seek shelter? The National Weather Service in Wilmington issued a tornado watch late Tuesday for parts of western Ohio as a strong storm system began to enter the region. ...
UPDATE: Crash on S. South St./SR 134 leaves driver hospitalized
WILMINGTON — A single-vehicle accident Tuesday morning on South South Street and State Route 134 in Wilmington has left the driver hospitalized, according to the Wilmington Police Department. The accident, which occurred approximately 150 feet north of Cuba Road, saw the vehicle veer off the right side of the...
National Weather Service Calling for Storms Overnight, Tornadoes Possible
Tri-state area residents should be weather aware. (Wilmington, Oh.) – The latest data from the National Weather Service has increased confidence in several waves of storms tonight, some of which are likely to be severe. According to the NWS, the primary threat window is between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00...
Local family marks 5 generations
An area family recently gathered for a five-generation photo. Baby Scarlet Knisley and her father, Tyler Knisley, both of Blanchester, are pictured with (front, l-r) great-grandmother Linda Moberly of Buford and great-great-grandmother Gladys Martin of Seaman; and (back row) grandmother Lynette Knisley of Buford. Publisher's note: A free press is...
Clinton Co. EMA alert feed issue resolved
In a recent update from Tom Breckel, director of the Clinton County Emergency Management Agency (EMA), it has been confirmed that a recent issue with the EMA alert feed has been successfully resolved. Tuesday night, some users reported receiving repeated notifications of a TORNADO WATCH, while others did not receive...
Sheetz lawsuit transferred to federal court
** Prior coverage shown above ** CENTERVILLE, Ohio (WDTN) — The lawsuit involving Sheetz suing multiple parties, including a church and the city of Centerville is no longer in the Montgomery County court system. Sheetz, the developer and Elsa’s South are suing the city and council of Centerville, Bethany Village and Epiphany Lutheran Church. Online […]
Today the gas price is close to $3.19 in Morrow as of 2024-03-01. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.331, a week ago the price is $3.267 , according to AAA.
Wilkin needed to provide justice in community
I am writing to you to share our family’s encounter with candidate Katie Wilkin. Wilkin is running for Clinton County Prosecutor in the 2024 election. My family and I worked closely with Katie Wilkin in 2019 after our devastating car accident. The late Rick Moyer was the county prosecutor and he assigned Katie to our case. He had so much faith in Katie, that he knew she would fight for justice. That is exactly what Katie did.
The best-kept secret in Blanchester
I’d like to let you know about the best-kept secret in Blanchester, Ohio: namely the Blanchester Movie Theater at 115 E. Main Street. The movies are first run, the ticket prices are less than the big-box theatres in Wilmington and Goshen. (Why drive all the way there)?. And the...
Experience Lebanon: Top 3 Pubs You Can't Miss!
In this article, we will be exploring three notable pubs in Lebanon. Have you had the chance to visit any of these establishments? If you have, we would love to hear about your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below:
‘Nuclear Minds’ program to examine trauma through lens of atomic bombings
A professor from Penn State University will look at the emergence of trauma as a psychological category among survivors of the World War II atomic bombings of Japan. The program, which is sponsored by Wilmington College’s Peace Resource Center, is planned for March 6, at 6:30 p.m., in the T. Canby Jones Meetinghouse in Boyd Cultural Arts Center.
‘Read Across Clinton County’ event set to kick off
The Clinton County Literacy Foundation is gearing up for its inaugural Read Across Clinton County event, aimed at promoting literacy and a love for reading within the community. Scheduled to coincide with Read Across America Week, which begins on March 2, the Read Across Clinton County initiative will span two...