NEWS


12:25 am |    
Out of the past
12:25 am |    
Out of the past
2:54 pm |    
Working on the holiday

Thanksgiving: Imagine if you will …

SIDNEY — Imagine, if you will …It’s Thanksgiving. The table is set for the 10 to 15 family members who will arrive any time now. The...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Board certifies Nov. 7 election results

SIDNEY — The Nov. 7 General Election results were certified Monday by the Shelby County Board of Elections. The board also approved absentee and...

November 21st, 2017 |  


New Bremen Local SchoolsHonor roll

NEW BREMEN: New Bremen Local Schools has released its honor roll for the first grading period of 2017-2018:High honor roll, 4.0Grade 12: Derek Bergman...

November 21st, 2017 |  


New plan in place for SMS classes

SIDNEY — A solution to a proposed change in the science and social studies classes in the sixth- and seventh-grade classes at Sidney Middle Scho...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Lottery

Tuesday drawings Mega Millions estimated jackpot: $106 millionPick 3 Midday: 5-7-2Pick 4 Midday: 0-9-1-5Pick 5 Midday: 5-6-6-9-2Powerball estimated ja...

November 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Ahrens celebrates signing with Ohio State

VERSAILLES — Justin Ahrens’ long recruiting process culminated Saturday morning when the Versailles senior celebrated his commitment to Oh...

November 12th, 2017 updated: November 12th, 2017. |  


Versailles beats Coldwater for D-III state title

Versailles beats Coldwater for D-III state title

FAIRBORN — Coldwater won the league title, but Versailles got the championship it most coveted on Saturday as the Tigers beat their Midwest Athl...

November 12th, 2017 updated: November 12th, 2017. |  


Div. IV state volleyball: New Bremen captures title with dominating performance

Div. IV state volleyball: New Bremen captures title with dominating performance

FAIRBORN — New Bremen’s wait is over. The Cardinals won the Division IV state volleyball championship on Saturday at Wright State’s ...

November 11th, 2017 updated: November 12th, 2017. |  


Minster beats Convoy Crestview 35-32

Minster beats Convoy Crestview 35-32

HARROD — Minster scored a touchdown with under two minutes left to complete a come-from-behind win over Convoy Crestview in a Division VII, Regi...

November 11th, 2017 |  


Lehman falls to St. Johns 14-7

Lehman falls to St. Johns 14-7

HARROD — In an opening half of mistakes, Lehman was unable to convert and went on to lose a 14-7 heartbreaker to Delphos St. John’s Friday...

November 10th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA - PHOTO STORE



LIFE


1:49 pm
Updated: 1:54 pm. |    
Book club to present award-winning author
3:52 pm |    
Balloon volleyball

Stokes Eastern Star installs officers

PORT JEFFERSON — Stokes Chapter of Order of Eastern Stars No. 543 of Port Jefferson recently installed officers for the 2017-2018 year.Deb Woodd...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Book club to present award-winning author

Book club to present award-winning author

SIDNEY — Katrina Kittle, author of “The Blessings of the Animals,” will be the guest speaker at the Sidney Shakespeare Club’s ...

November 21st, 2017 updated: November 21st, 2017. |  


Community calendar

TODAY• WNOD Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous of Piqua-Sidney-Troy meets at 8 p.m. for a public discussion meeting in the First United Methodist C...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Today in history

Today is Tuesday, Nov. 21, the 325th day of 2017. There are 40 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 21, 1942, the Alaska H...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Senior center happenings

SIDNEY — The following events have been scheduled at the Senior Center of Sidney and Shelby County, 304 S. West Ave.Nov. 20: 8 a.m., billiards; ...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Balloon volleyball

Balloon volleyball

Residents of Elmwood Assisted Living in New Bremen enjoy a game of balloon volleyball, recently. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p...

November 19th, 2017 |  


OPINION


2:53 pm |    

Contact Us

2:53 pm |    

To our readers

Thanks to Houston’s NHS and FFA for food donations

To the editor:So many times we turn on our television or open our newspaper and all we see is bad news; … nothing to be grateful or thankful for...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Thanksgiving can be more than turkey

Thanksgiving can be more than turkey

Steve slowly saddled Old Snort, and climbed aboard. Kinda stiff this morning. He pulled his hat down a little lower and pulled the wild rag up to cove...

November 21st, 2017 |  


A thankful heart

A thankful heart

The definition of thanksgiving is the act of giving thanks toward something or someone. When I hear the word thanksgiving I think of food, families co...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Thanksgiving thoughts, 2017

Thanksgiving thoughts, 2017

Some surviving family writings from the 1800s provide perspective on being thankful for a wide variety of things. Thus we may be thankful:For natural ...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Random thoughts: Cat food to Rike’s

Do you ever have days or months when random thoughts come into your head? Well this is my day for random thoughts. This now as I think back, happens q...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Editorial roundup

Nov. 14, The New York Times on the House Judiciary Committee hearing where Attorney General Jeff Sessions was questioned:The House Judiciary Committee...

November 19th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


4:49 pm |    
Trotting for food

Midmark to move corporate headquarters

DAYTON — Midmark Corporation, a leading provider of medical, dental and veterinary healthcare equipment solutions, has announced it has finalize...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Vectren notes Utility Scam Awareness Day

EVANSVILLE — Vectren has announced its stand with its fellow electric, water and natural gas utilities and respective trade associations in supp...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Moeller Brew Barn wins award

COLUMBU — Moeller Brew Barn, in Maria Stein, recently received recognition for achievement in marketing and advertising at the Ohio Travel Assoc...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Stevenson joins Illinois Bar Association

Stevenson joins Illinois Bar Association

CHICAGO — Aaron Matthew Stevenson was sworn in as a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, Nov. 9.Stevenson, a 2009 graduate of Lehman Ca...

November 10th, 2017 |  


McDonald’s adds kiosks to restaurant

McDonald’s adds kiosks to restaurant

SIDNEY — Customers walking into the Sidney McDonald’s will be see a new addition to the restaurant.Six kiosks have been added to enhance t...

November 8th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA