Dayton Man Charged with Felonious Assault Following Stabbing IncidentNik HatziefstathiouNewsBreak Contributor
This Place in Beavercreek is Offering a Taste of Authenticity with Its Super Italian SandwichJonalin PearceNewsBreak Contributor
Ohio meat processor cited, may face $277k in penalties for safety failures after worker's injuryThe Bullet PointNewsBreak Contributor
This Place in Beavercreek Offers a Fusion of Asian FlavorsJonalin PearceNewsBreak Contributor
Dayton Man Sentenced to Prison for Stabbing Police OfficerNik HatziefstathiouNewsBreak Contributor
Ohio’s Hospice calling for volunteers in Wilmington, WCH
Ohio’s Hospice, with offices in Wilmington and in Washington Court House, is seeking volunteers to assist patients and families beyond medical care as part of the care team, according to a news release. “Ohio’s Hospice is grateful for the volunteers who make a difference in the lives of its...
Retired Teachers Reunite to Revive Closed Wilmington School Library
Three retired teachers reunite to breathe life back into the long-closed library at Wilmington Junior Senior High. The trio, who previously taught second grade together, are now dedicated to reviving this critical part of the school system, much to the delight of their former students.
Wilmington City School officials prepare to again take earned income tax levy to the voters
WILMINGTON — Wilmington City School District officials are preparing to again place an earned income tax levy on the election ballot — this time in March. At Monday’s Wilmington Board of Education meeting, the board members passed a resolution that would allow the proposed levy to be reviewed by the Ohio Department of Taxation. Wilmington School District Treasurer Kim DeWeese told the News Journal the state will send a certificate to her indicating the percentage required to raise the amount.
Barkers Barbershop to hold grand opening Sunday
Barkers Barbershop for Dogs will celebrate its official grand opening this Sunday with an open house and ribbon cutting. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend, according to a news release from the Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce. Barkers Barbershop is located at 51 W. Main St. in downtown Wilmington.
WNJ 23-24 Winter Preview: Wilmington HS boys wrestling
Led by Thane McCoy, Wilmington was a runaway winner of the overall SBAAC wrestling championship last season. McCoy (138), Carson Hibbs (132), Gage Davis (165), Josh Snell (190) and Paul McKnight (215) were first team all-league. McCoy, Mythias Stuckey, Gage Davis and Josh Snell qualified for the state tournament with...
Way Back Wednesday: Severe flooding in Wilmington
A flood at the corner of Walnut and Main streets in Wilmington (year unknown). Can you tell us more? Share it at [email protected]. The photo is courtesy of the Clinton County Historical Society. Like this image? Reproduction copies of this photo are available by calling the History Center. For more info, visit www.clintoncountyhistory.org; follow them on Facebook @ClintonCountyHistory; or call 937-382-4684.
5 vehicles involved in injury crash on I-675 SB
Multiple people were injured after a five-vehicle crash on Wednesday evening.
Area county seeing ‘outbreak’ in number of child pneumonia cases
An area county has seen an above-average number of pediatric pneumonia cases this fall, according to health officials.
Local public meetings
The Clinton County Budget Commission will be holding a special meeting on Thursday, Nov. 30 at 11 a.m. in the Auditor’s Office conference room, located at 1850 Davids Dr., Suite 303, Wilmington. This meeting will be held to approve the county’s amended certificate and other items that may come before the board.
Multiple businesses forced to close for day after gas leak in Greene County
A gas leak has shut down part of a busy road in Beavercreek.
WNJ Winter Preview: Wilmington High School girls wrestling
Scott Eastes will lead the first-year Wilmington High School girls wrestling team this season. A former standout Hurricane athlete, Eastes coached Hillsboro middle school wrestling the past four years and Wilmington middle school wrestlers four years prior to that. Eastes will be assisted by Jeremy Gloyd, Kylie Brewer and Joan...
Three Warren County Races Will Be Recounted
LEBANON, OH -- After Tuesday's Board of Election meeting to certify election results, it was found that three candidate races will need to be recounted. The Franklin Township Trustee race, the Mason Council race for the third open seat, and the winner for the second seat for Mason City School District Board Member will all need to be recounted.
Mostly sunny with frigid temperatures today; Mild weather returns tomorrow
It will be frigid today with mostly sunny skies before more mild temperatures return for the second half of the week. The high for today will be below freezing, near 30 degrees, according to the National Weather Service in Wilmington. Skies will be mostly sunny today with clouds increasing in...
These xenia, OH based Puppies are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around xenia..
Milledgeville: A Testament to Ohio's Pioneering Spirit and Historical Roots
In the heart of Ohio's historical landscape sits the village of Milledgeville, a small but notable part of Jefferson Township. Named in honor of Thomas Jefferson, the third U.S. President, Jefferson Township was founded in 1807, making it one of the state's earliest settlements. Milledgeville itself, with a modest population of 98 as recorded in the 2020 census, was established in 1855 and reflects the industrious essence of its milling origins – a legacy of the community's pioneering spirit.
LCNB National Bank to acquire Eagle Bank for $23.1M
In a $23.1 million deal, the parent company of LCNB National Bank has agreed to acquire Bridgetown-based Eagle Bank, the institutions said Wednesday. Subject to Eagle shareholder and regulatory approval, the deal would add three Eagle branches (in Bridgetown, Delhi Township and Hyde Park) to the Lebanon community bank with 34 branches in Ohio and Northern Kentucky. The merger is expected to close by mid 2024, the banks said in a joint statement.
Warming trend kicks off; Breezy and sunny today
A warming trend starts today, with clearing skies and highs around 45 degrees, according to the National Weather Service in Wilmington. It will be breezy during the day with wind gusts of up to 25 mph. Clouds are expected to increase again after midnight tonight, though, as temperatures fall below...
Comberger leads way as WHS girls cage Lions at Royal Z Lanes
WILMINGTON — With another bowler leading the way, the Wilmington girls bowling team defeated New Richmond Wednesday night at Royal Z Lanes. Kiley Comberger had a 404 two-game series and WHS was an easy winner 2,528 to 1,353 over NR. Kylie Fisher bowled a complete game in the second game and had 184. Izzy Rhoads had a 208 game and 397 series for WHS.
Zonta Clubs Around the World Says No to Violence Against Women Campaign
Every year during the 16 days from November 25 through December 10, Zonta Clubs around the world participate in the Zonta Says No to Violence Against Women campaign. This is another part of this ongoing series that started November 25. Clinton County Daily News,com will run this campaign through December 10.
Weekly Safety Report: Arrest, Child Endangerment Charges, Narcotics Seizure, and Arson Investigation in Wilmington, Ohio
This week in Wilmington, Ohio, the Wilmington Police Department and Clinton County Sheriff's Office responded to several incidents. These included the arrest of an 18-year-old male for obstructing official business and contributing to an unruly/delinquent child, two locals facing child endangerment charges, the execution of four search warrants resulting in the seizure of narcotics, cash, and firearms, and an arson investigation into a house fire on Jefferson Drive. No arrests were announced in relation to the search warrants. The Ohio State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the cause of the house fire.