Talking Tombstones: A Live Historic Sugar Grove Cemetery Tour

Talking Tombstones: A Live Historic Sugar Grove Cemetery Tour

Experience the personal stories of some of Clinton County’s famous and historical citizens who now lie at rest among the landscape of this beautiful “outdoor museum” called Sugar Grove Cemetery. Join the History Center for a self-guided walking tour to meet many of...

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Daughters of the American Revolution: Constitution Week

Daughters of the American Revolution: Constitution Week

This post is shared behalf of Clinton County's George Clinton Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution in honor of Constitution Week, September 17-23 annually.  Constitution Week is the commemoration of America's most important document. It is celebrated...

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Throwback Thursday: Engines a hit … or a miss?

Throwback Thursday: Engines a hit … or a miss?

This photo taken in 1972 is of hit/miss engines. Location is currently unknown. Can you tell us more? Click here to access the original article posted on the Wilmington News Journal's website.   Follow-up to last week's image: Regarding last week’s photo of...

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Throwback Thursday: A Day at the Diner

Throwback Thursday: A Day at the Diner

This photo is of the interior of a diner, but no other information is available. Could it possibly be the interior of the “Little Giant” located in Wilmington? To learn more about this image or previous throwback Thursday photos, please click here Reproduction...

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Throwback Thursday: BBQ @ CCHS

Throwback Thursday: BBQ @ CCHS

A Chicken Barbecue was held on July 21, 1963 on the grounds of the Clinton County Historical Society. Can you tell us more? This image was originally posted on the Wilmington News Journal website and can be accessed at this link. Follow-up to this Throwback Thursday...

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Now on Sale: Wilmington College’s 150th Anniversary Book

Now on Sale: Wilmington College’s 150th Anniversary Book

Now on sale at the Clinton County History Center, 149 E. Locust Street Wilmington OH. Cost is $49.99+tax We can ship any orders via mail for an additional fee. A 200-page, coffee table-style book published this summer offers the first comprehensive history of...

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A Home to Come Back To – 164 E. Locust St.

A Home to Come Back To – 164 E. Locust St.

Written by Jonathan Mckay. Published in the Wilmington News Journal online, July 27 2021. A home is what a person makes it. Some people collect furniture, some pictures, others lamps or knick knacks. No matter what you put in your home, it is always a place to come...

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