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Out of the past
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A lesson to remember
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Man arrested for allegedly assaulting candidate

Soul’d Out Quartet to perform

SIDNEY — Soul’d Out Quartet will be live in concert Friday, April 27, at 7 p.m. at the New Hope United Methodist Church.In 204, Matt Ranki...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Master Gardeners hold final spring seminar

Master Gardeners hold final spring seminar

SIDNEY — The conference room at the library filled with people to listen to the final installment of the Master Gardeners Spring Series Tuesday ...

April 18th, 2018 |  


A lesson to remember

A lesson to remember

New Knoxville High School students watch a medical transport helicopter land at the Neil Armstrong Airport in New Knoxville Wednesday, April 18, durin...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Lottery

Wednesday drawings Mega Millions estimated jackpot: $80 millionPick 3 Midday: 0-7-0Pick 4 Midday: 8-0-0-8Pick 5 Midday: 2-8-2-2-2Powerball estimated j...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Elder-Beerman parent company to liquidate

Elder-Beerman parent company to liquidate

PIQUA — With the parent company of Elder-Beerman headed to liquidation, it is unclear when the local store will close at the Miami Valley Centre...

April 18th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


9:32 pm
Updated: 10:39 am. |    
Andre Gordon to transfer to Huntington Prep
Track roundup: Minster girls, Fort Loramie boys win Minster Memorial Invite

Track roundup: Minster girls, Fort Loramie boys win Minster Memorial Invite

MINSTER — Fort Loramie’s boys team won the Minster Memorial Invitational on Saturday while the Wildcats’ girls finished first. The r...

April 15th, 2018 |  


Friday roundup: Sidney’s Smith strikes out 15 in win over Trotwood

SIDNEY — Sidney scored five runs in the bottom of the third to run away to a 7-1 Greater Western Ohio Conference crossover win against Trotwood-...

April 15th, 2018 updated: April 15th, 2018. |  


Baseball: Big 3rd helps Minster beat Anna 10-2

Baseball: Big 3rd helps Minster beat Anna 10-2

MINSTER — Minster had chances in a Midwest Athletic Conference game against St. Henry on Thursday but twice left the bases loaded and ultimately...

April 13th, 2018 |  


Thursday roundup: Fort Loramie, Anna, Russia softball earn big SCAL wins

Thursday roundup: Fort Loramie, Anna, Russia softball earn big SCAL wins

JACKSON CENTER — Fort Loramie got 16 hits and took advantage of seven errors by Jackson Center to win a Shelby County Athletic League game 17-0 ...

April 13th, 2018 updated: April 13th, 2018. |  


Wednesday roundup: Sidney, Lehman Catholic tennis teams win big

Wednesday roundup: Sidney, Lehman Catholic tennis teams win big

SIDNEY — Sidney’s boys tennis team earned its second consecutive dominating victory with a 5-0 win over Stebbins on Wednesday.Prim Dev won...

April 12th, 2018 |  


Video: Monnier signs to play softball for Wilmington

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4G5Zi9NufBc   Houston's Sarah Monnier, center, signs her intent to play softball for Wilmington College durin...

April 11th, 2018 updated: April 12th, 2018. |  


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LIFE


11:33 am |    
Hoying celebrates 90 years
Ft. Loramie prom heads “Under the Sea”

Ft. Loramie prom heads “Under the Sea”

FORT LORAMIE — The Fort Loramie High School junior-senior prom will be April 27.This year’s theme is “Under the Sea.” It will ...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Grissom

SIDNEY — Kathryn Prince and Jeremy Grissom, of Sidney, have announced the birth of a son, Anson Ora Grissom, born March 5, 2018, at 4:19 a.m., i...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Coin Club awards scholarships

Coin Club awards scholarships

SIDNEY — The Shelby County Coin Club has awarded a $500 scholarship to Sidney High School senior Jennifer Barnes and a $300 scholarship to Anna ...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Troy Christian crowns royalty

Troy Christian crowns royalty

Jared Ford, left, of Bradford, and Brittany Swartz, of Botkins, were crowned king and queen of the Troy Christian High School prom, Friday, April 13. ...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Troy Christian crowns royalty

Troy Christian crowns royalty

Jared Ford, left, of Bradford, and Brittany Swartz, of Botkins, were crowned king and queen of the Troy Christian High School prom, Friday, April 13. ...

April 17th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Celebrating Earth Day

Celebrating Earth Day

April is the first full month of spring, and although like last year, it has been an unusual year seasonally — the signs of spring are everywher...

April 17th, 2018 |  


The American way

The American way

Hear ye! Hear ye! Cometh to the think tank this morning Delbert McLain, our very own Chamber of Commerce. A broad smile beameth.You know, we’re ...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Election letter deadline is April 27

The deadline for any letters to the editor dealing with the May election is Friday, April 27, at 5 p.m. Readers may submit one letter to the editor in...

April 17th, 2018 updated: April 18th, 2018. |  


To our readers

Opinions expressed in items on this page labeled “Their View” and “Your View” and other columns throughout the newspaper submi...

April 17th, 2018 updated: April 18th, 2018. |  


Right reasons for the rite of writing

Right reasons for the rite of writing

Why do we write? To earn a grade? To express a feeling? To convey a point of view? To educate? To leave our life’s memories for those who will f...

April 15th, 2018 |  


Protecting net neutrality

Protecting net neutrality

High-speed Internet is an absolute necessity, and the free flow of information is vital to our everyday lives. It impacts the way we live, work, study...

April 15th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


12:12 pm |    
Borger joins local law firm

Kroger expands education grants

CINCINNATI — As part of his Results for the Middle-Class Tax Reform Tour, U.S. Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH) joined Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen and Kro...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Supreme Court to debate sales tax

WASHINGTON, D.C. (McClatchy) — The Supreme Court will hear a multibillion-dollar tax dispute, Tuesday, and decide whether online merchants can b...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Jackson Center Pro Hardware has new owners

Jackson Center Pro Hardware has new owners

JACKSON CENTER — For as long as most everyone can remember, the village of Jackson Center has had a hardware store. Though owned and operated by...

April 13th, 2018 |  


Analysis shows Ohio wage gap

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A state-by-state analysis released for Equal Pay Day revealed that a woman employed full time, year-round in Ohio is typicall...

April 13th, 2018 |  


Mescher passes landscape tests

Mescher passes landscape tests

MINSTER — Garmann/Miller & Associates employee Kellen Mescher recently passed his landscape architecture registration examination and is now...

April 13th, 2018 |  


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