NEWS


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Revenue Collection, Information Technology end with perfect scores

Revenue Collection, Information Technology end with perfect scores

SIDNEY — One of the traditions at Sidney’s City Hall is the door decorating contest. In an effort to help city employees get into the Chri...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Band director composes music

Band director composes music

SIDNEY — Ryan Wendel, Holy Angels School and Lehman High School band director, is doing more conducting groups of young musicians. In addition t...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Liening wins HA Geography Bee

Liening wins HA Geography Bee

SIDNEY — Owen Liening, son of Travis and Emily Liening, won the school competition of the National Geographic Bee recently at Holy Angels School...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Vitale co-sponsors Ohio Income Tax Reduction Act

COLUMBUS — State Representative Nino Vitale, R-Urbana, has co-sponsored the Ohio Income Tax Reduction Act. The Act would save taxpayers millions...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Sprague names Foltyn chief of staff

COLUMBUS – Ohio Treasurer-elect Robert Sprague announced key members of the senior staff for his incoming administration.“Now’s the ...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Berning elected CAAO vice president

Berning elected CAAO vice president

DUBLIN — The Southwest District of the County Auditors’ Association of Ohio (CAAO) installed officers for 2019 at their annual Winter Conf...

December 12th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Girls basketball: Sidney can’t slow down rival Piqua
Boys basketball: Fairlawn holds on for 64-59 win over Botkins

Boys basketball: Fairlawn holds on for 64-59 win over Botkins

SIDNEY — The Piper twins are going to be a handful for many teams to try to contain this year. Botkins found out in a Shelby County Athletic Lea...

December 11th, 2018 updated: December 11th, 2018. |  


Monday roundup: Fairlawn beats Piqua for 3rd win in a row

Monday roundup: Fairlawn beats Piqua for 3rd win in a row

PIQUA — A big early lead helped Fairlawn beat Piqua 73-63 in a nonconference game on Monday at Garbry Gymnasium. It’s the third consecutiv...

December 11th, 2018 updated: December 11th, 2018. |  


Saturday roundup: Russia pulls away early against Arcanum

Saturday roundup: Russia pulls away early against Arcanum

RUSSIA — Russia built a 21-point lead by halftime and cruised to a nonconference victory over Arcanum on Saturday at Clair C. Naveau Gymnasium.E...

December 9th, 2018 updated: December 9th, 2018. |  


Girls basketball: Big game by Ella Doseck helps Anna beat Russia

Girls basketball: Big game by Ella Doseck helps Anna beat Russia

RUSSIA — A senior-laden Anna team got off to a slow start last season. But with a group of underclassmen and other inexperienced players leading...

December 8th, 2018 updated: December 9th, 2018. |  


Girls basketball: Versailles survives scare from Miami East

Girls basketball: Versailles survives scare from Miami East

VERSAILLES — Versailles survived another close call.But, Miami East didn’t make it easy.And not until Morgan Haney’s jumper bounced ...

December 8th, 2018 |  


Friday roundup: Anna boys move to 2-0 in SCAL play

ANNA — Anna made quick work of Fairlawn in a 72-58 Shelby County Athletic League win on Friday at home to improve to 2-0 overall and 2-0 in conf...

December 8th, 2018 updated: December 8th, 2018. |  


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LIFE


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Brandewie, Albers to wed

Bornhorst participates in UF theatre production

FINDLAY — Sara Bornhorst, of Fort Loramie, recently participated in the University of Findlay’s theatre production, “Mother Hicks.&#...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Greer resigns from K’ville Council

KETTLERSVILLE — The Kettlersville Village Council met, Nov. 6.The main topics discussed were the resignation of council member Vickey Greer, vil...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Community orchestra concert Sunday

Community orchestra concert Sunday

SIDNEY — The Upper Valley Community Orchestra will perform a Christmas concert, Sunday, Dec. 16, at 3 p.m., in the St. John’s Lutheran Chu...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Village connection

OSGOOD — The Osgood American Legion will be serving barbecue chicken dinners on Sunday, Dec. 16. Serving will be starting at 11 a.m. until sold ...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Today in history

Today is Wednesday, Dec. 12, the 346th day of 2018. There are 19 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History:On Dec. 12, 2000, George W...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Shrine to raffle diamond ring

MARIA STEIN— The Maria Stein Shrine of the Holy Relics is hosting a diamond ring raffle, in which all proceeds will benefit the operational cost...

December 11th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Is your house in order?
Fighting for Ohio GM workers

Fighting for Ohio GM workers

If you love this country, you fight for the people who make it work — people like the workers at Lordstown.That’s why last week, Senator P...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Hundreds of girls, 13 months

Hundreds of girls, 13 months

No one even knows how many girls there were.Federal prosecutors identified 36. In “Perversion of Justice,” a stunning piece of investigati...

December 9th, 2018 |  


A short life worth long remembering

A short life worth long remembering

We all want to be remembered after we are gone.Most of us will spend our entire lives attempting to accomplish some sort of deed or deeds that will ha...

December 9th, 2018 |  


Positive psychology wins the day

Dear Grandparenting: Something good came over my granddaughter Linda in California. The old Linda was a load, if you know what I mean. She was moody a...

December 9th, 2018 |  


Lori Borgman: So many choices, so little time

Lori Borgman: So many choices, so little time

There are people who look back on their lives and wish they’d spent less time at work and more time with family. I’m going to be in the gr...

December 7th, 2018 |  


Editorial roundup

The Cleveland Plain Dealer, Dec. 2More than 125 tax exemptions of various kinds cost Ohio an estimated $9 billion a year — and they tend to grow...

December 7th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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Reilly joins local law firm

Business Bureau: Report shady ads

DAYTON — Better Business Bureau has announced the launch of its latest consumer reporting service, BBB AdTruth (BBB.org/AdTruth), an online tool...

December 7th, 2018 |  


WSU president on engineering board

WSU president on engineering board

FAIRBORN — Wright State President Cheryl B. Schrader has been named to a prestigious national advisory board for a project to identify and elimi...

December 6th, 2018 |  


Trial attorneys elect officers

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys, during its annual meeting, Nov. 15, in Columbus, elected new officers and trustees for...

December 4th, 2018 |  


WSU to make study grants

FAIRBORN — The Wright State University Raj Soin College of Business will offer 50 need-based tuition awards to students who pursue short-term ce...

December 4th, 2018 |  


Wilson Health announces partnership

Wilson Health announces partnership

SIDNEY — The Wilson Health Board of Trustees has approved a plan for Wilson Health to expand outpatient care and increase surgical capacity thro...

December 3rd, 2018 |  


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