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Programs set for understanding Alzheimers/dementia-related behaviors

DAYTON — The Alzheimer’s Association Miami Valley Chapter will offer two virtual education programs in December, covering how to respond t...

December 5th, 2022 |  


Spirit EMS record

Spirit Emergency Medical Services weekly logNov. 27-Dec. 3According to Brian K. Hathaway, Spirit EMS president/CEO, Spirit EMS responded to eight emer...

December 5th, 2022 |  


City record

Police logMONDAY-9:17 a.m.: suspicious subject or vehicle. Police responded to a suspicious subject or vehicle in the 300 block of Enterprise Avenue.S...

December 5th, 2022 |  


Lottery

Monday drawingsMega Millions estimated jackpot: $354,000,000Pick 3 Midday: 0-5-6Pick 4 Midday: 6-0-9-5Pick 5 Midday: 6-6-7-8-4Powerball estimated jack...

December 5th, 2022 |  


Chilcote to conduct final Civic Band concert

Chilcote to conduct final Civic Band concert

SIDNEY — The Sidney Civic Band will perform their annual Christmas concert Sunday, Dec. 11, at the Connection Point Church of God in Sidney at 3...

December 5th, 2022 |  


Covington resident wins CFL Grey Cup

Covington resident wins CFL Grey Cup

COVINGTON — Covington High School and Ohio University graduate A.J. Ouellette, of Covington, recently won the Canadian Football League (CFL) Gre...

December 5th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: My venture into socks, jocks, and t-shirts

This past Saturday I sent a congratulatory note to retired Michigan football equipment manager Jon Falk as the seconds ticked down in the Wolverines i...

December 2nd, 2022 |  


Girls basketball: Sidney’s Brewer working her way back from knee injury

Girls basketball: Sidney’s Brewer working her way back from knee injury

PIQUA — It has been almost exactly a year since Lexee Brewer tore several ligaments in her right knee during a Miami Valley League game at Stebb...

December 1st, 2022 updated: December 1st, 2022. |  


Tuesday roundup: Power outage stops Houston, Lehman girls

Tuesday roundup: Power outage stops Houston, Lehman girls

HOUSTON — Houston’s girls basketball built a lead over Lehman Catholic in a nonconference game on Tuesday, but a power outage resulted in ...

November 30th, 2022 |  


Boys basketball: Sidney pulls away in 4th, beats Fairborn 66-40 in opener

Boys basketball: Sidney pulls away in 4th, beats Fairborn 66-40 in opener

SIDNEY — Sidney couldn’t have struggled much worse than it did in the first four minutes of a season opener on Tuesday — and couldn&...

November 30th, 2022 |  


Girls basketball: Sidney can’t stop Alexander, Purcell Marian

Girls basketball: Sidney can’t stop Alexander, Purcell Marian

CINCINNATI — Cincinnati Purcell Marian steamrolled its way to the Division III state title last season, winning every tournament game by at leas...

November 27th, 2022 updated: November 27th, 2022. |  


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LIFE


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Five generations
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Scholl, Siefring exchange vows
Banks celebrate 60 years

Banks celebrate 60 years

SIDNEY — Mr. and Mrs. Robert Banks will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2022.Bob and Linda were united in marria...

November 17th, 2022 |  


Gariety celebrates 100 years

Gariety celebrates 100 years

TIPP CITY — Frances Gariety, formerly Frances Francis turns 100 years old on Nov. 16, 2022. She is the oldest of her 10 siblings, most of which ...

November 15th, 2022 updated: November 17th, 2022. |  


Thank you from The People’s Garden

Thank you from The People’s Garden

I am happy to report that Ken Pipke, who has been seeking donations of materials for building an improved enclosure for our garden beds has received a...

November 9th, 2022 |  


Recent birth

SIDNEY — John and Stacy Curtis, of Sidney, welcomed their daughter, Oaklee Lynn Curtis on Oct. 1 at 12:41 a.m. at Wilson Health in Sidney.Oaklee...

November 3rd, 2022 |  


Fifth-grade team finishes season 9-2

Fifth-grade team finishes season 9-2

SIDNEY — The Sidney fifth-grade football team finished as runners-up in the Southwestern Buckeye Football League. The team lost in Sunday’...

October 31st, 2022 updated: October 31st, 2022. |  


Annual Holiday Cabaret set for Nov. 20

PIQUA — The Friends of the Piqua Public Library will present their ninth annual Holiday Cabaret at 7 p.m. on Nov. 20 in the grand ballroom of th...

October 31st, 2022 |  


OPINION


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(S)lack of memory
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Adventures of travel
Post-Thanksgiving meal drowsiness

Post-Thanksgiving meal drowsiness

Dear Readers,As we celebrate one of America’s favorite holidays, a day our ancestors set aside to give thanks for a plentiful harvest. It’...

November 26th, 2022 |  


SCBDD: Involve people with disabilities in their community

SCBDD: Involve people with disabilities in their community

As you probably know, the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities (SCBDD) serves individuals with disabilities in the Shelby County communit...

November 25th, 2022 |  


Celebrating the seasons of life

Celebrating the seasons of life

It’s downright cold outside — the perfect weather for sipping lattes, snuggling in soft blankets and watching the gentle flicker of a cand...

November 25th, 2022 |  


There’s no justice for Sheba

To the Editor:No justice for Sheba or any other dog this happens to unless I take them to court. It’s sad really because she wasn’t a pers...

November 21st, 2022 |  


Plant-based, cultivated products offers change

Dear Editor,In a landmark ruling destined to save billions of animal and human lives, the Food and Drug Administration has ruled Wednesday that meat c...

November 21st, 2022 |  


Yoder family is full of Thanksgiving

Yoder family is full of Thanksgiving

When I think of Thanksgiving, I think of a time of giving thanks. Then I wonder if I have a life filled with Thanksgiving like I could have. Really, I...

November 18th, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


Dog licenses go on sale in county

SIDNEY — Sales of Shelby County dog licenses for 2023 began Dec. 1, 2022, according to Amy Berning, county auditor.Three-year and permanent lice...

December 2nd, 2022 |  


UVMC earns CARF accreditation

TROY — CARF International announced that Upper Valley Medical Center (UVMC) has been accredited for a period of three years for its UVMC Inpatie...

November 29th, 2022 |  


Small Business Tech Day planned

LIMA – Lisa Niekamp-Urwin, owner and founder of Tomorrow’s Technology Today, of St. Henry, an IT services company serving small business o...

November 29th, 2022 |  


Midmark announces retirement of COO

Midmark announces retirement of COO

VERSAILLES — Midmark Corp., the only clinical environmental design company providing medical, dental and veterinary solutions that enable a bett...

November 29th, 2022 |  


Yost sues Warner Bros. Discovery for securities violations

COLUMBUS — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has filed a motion asking to be appointed lead plaintiff in a securities class-action lawsuit claimin...

November 28th, 2022 |  


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