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Soul’d Out trio comes back to West Central Ohio

Soul’d Out trio comes back to West Central Ohio

BELLEFONTAINE — Soul’d Out will perform a benefit concert for Morgan’s Place Cemetery on Saturday evening, Oct. 29. The event will b...

October 3rd, 2022 |  


Student United Way enters sixth year of ‘Making an Impact’

Student United Way enters sixth year of ‘Making an Impact’

SIDNEY — The Shelby County Student United Way continues to exemplify compassion, leadership, dedication and maturity in making a difference in t...

October 3rd, 2022 |  


New research results on flu vaccines

DAYTON—As fall begins and the annual flu season emerges, many thoughts turn to flu vaccinations, which prevent more than 100,000 U.S. flu-relate...

October 3rd, 2022 |  


Miami Valley Veterans Museum fall fundraising events

TROY — Miami Valley Veterans Museum (MVVM) is inviting veterans and their friends and families to mark their calendars with the various events c...

October 3rd, 2022 |  


Fall Concert set

SIDNEY — The Senior Center Singers Choir Fall Concert will be on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022, at 2 p.m.The choir will be preforming a variety of music ...

October 3rd, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Volleyball notes: Sidney closing in on MVL Valley Division title

Volleyball notes: Sidney closing in on MVL Valley Division title

SIDNEY — Sidney’s goal of earning a Miami Valley League Valley Division championship is almost complete. The Yellow Jackets are hoping to ...

September 30th, 2022 |  


SCORES, Hits 105.5 to air Columbus Academy at Fort Loramie

SCORES, Hits 105.5 to air Columbus Academy at Fort Loramie

This Friday, the Columbus Academy Vikings football team will fashion glistening white uniforms with a slick-looking chestnut maroon and silvery grey s...

September 30th, 2022 |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Sidney native gets big college football win

Just over 40 years ago, these pages periodically reported on the fine college career of Florida State quarterback Rick Stockstill, who was born in Sid...

September 30th, 2022 |  


Football notes: Vordemark leading Sidney’s defense

Football notes: Vordemark leading Sidney’s defense

SIDNEY — Sidney senior linebacker Myles Vordemark had a big performance in the squad’s 25-7 loss to Troy last Friday.Vordemark made 20 tac...

September 28th, 2022 |  


Golf: Four area boys teams earn district berths

Russia, Fort Loramie, Houston and Jackson Center each earned district berths by finishing in the top four in a boys golf Division III sectional tourna...

September 28th, 2022 updated: September 28th, 2022. |  


Photos: Jackson Center volleyball beats Botkins 3-0

Photos: Jackson Center volleyball beats Botkins 3-0

Jackson Center junior outside hitter Macy Klopfenstein goes up for a block during a Shelby County Athletic League match against Botkins on Tuesday in ...

September 28th, 2022 updated: September 28th, 2022. |  


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LIFE


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Senior Center celebrates 25 years

Senior Center celebrates 25 years

SIDNEY—The Senior Center of Sidney-Shelby County has been a large part of the community since its doors opened on Sept. 2, 1997. Originally, the...

August 23rd, 2022 updated: August 23rd, 2022. |  


Wilson Health plans grocery tour

SIDNEY — Wilson Health Weight and Wellness will be hosting a Walmart Grocery Store Tour on Wednesday, Sept. 7, at 7 p.m.The tour, led by Kristin...

August 23rd, 2022 |  


Friday Night Fun at the Senior Center

SIDNEY — The Senior Center of Sidney-Shelby County will be having a Karaoke Night on Friday, Aug. 26, at 7 p.m. This event is free and open to t...

August 22nd, 2022 |  


Senior spotlight

Senior spotlight

Marcia Beerman from Sidney has been a member since moving into the area 2 years ago. She said that joining the Center has helped her to meet people.&#...

August 22nd, 2022 |  


Which is healthier? Butter or margarine?

Which is healthier? Butter or margarine?

Dear Dietitian,I am trying to eat healthier and have recently switched from butter to margarine, but some people at work say butter is better for you....

August 20th, 2022 |  


Krafts’ celebrate 65 years

Krafts’ celebrate 65 years

WAPAKONETA — John and Joan Kraft, 403 Washington St., Wapakoneta, will celebrate 65 years of marriage on Sept. 7, 2022.John and Joan were marrie...

August 19th, 2022 |  


OPINION


Writer reviews ballot candidates, issues

To the Editor:We have two important decisions on the Nov. 8 ballot. One is Ohio Supreme Court Judges. We must vote for Judges Kennedy, Fischer and DeW...

September 29th, 2022 updated: September 30th, 2022. |  


Readers support Kennedy for Supreme Court

To the Editor,We are writing to express our support for Justice Sharon L. Kennedy for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Ohio. Justice Kennedy̵...

September 29th, 2022 |  


Election letter deadline is Oct. 28

The deadline for any letters to the editor dealing with the November election is Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, at 5 p.m. Readers may submit one letter to the...

September 29th, 2022 |  


Shelby County claims money for recovery from opioid epidemic

At long last, companies with a role in making and distributing addictive opioids are recognizing the terrible damage that opioid abuse has done to Ohi...

September 28th, 2022 |  


When I was a kid

To the Editor:When I was a kid ,If I lied ?I would be disciplined by my parents.It is important to tell the truth and what you say matters , my parent...

September 28th, 2022 |  


Reader endorses Tim Ryan for Senate

To the editor:I endorse Tim Ryan and oppose J.D.Vance for U.S. Senator for several reasons:1. Tim has the legislative experience to be in the Senate.2...

September 28th, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


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Governor: Training reimbursement grants available to ApprenticeOhio sponsors, employers

COLUMBUS — In conjunction with National Workforce Development Month, Gov. Mike DeWine announced that ApprenticeOhio sponsors can apply for grant...

September 23rd, 2022 |  


New barbershop opens in Sidney

New barbershop opens in Sidney

Lorenzo Taborn cuts a client’s hair Wednesday at CoJo Cuts barbershop. The business just opened in Sidney Tuesday and is owned by barber Cory Sh...

September 21st, 2022 |  


Mutual Federal celebrates 100 years

SIDNEYo – Mutual Federal, a division of First Bank Richmond is celebrating 100 years of serving Shelby and Miami counties. Founded Aug. 25, 1922...

September 21st, 2022 |  


Hershberger named vice president of retail banking

Hershberger named vice president of retail banking

MINSTER — Alicia Hershberger is joining Minster Bank as vice president of retail banking. With her 15 years of experience in the financial indus...

September 20th, 2022 |  


First National Bank unveils new Botkins location

First National Bank unveils new Botkins location

BOTKINS – Local dignitaries celebrated the new First National Bank branch at 406 N. Main St. in Botkins on Sept. 16 with a ribbon-cutting ceremo...

September 16th, 2022 |  


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