NEWS


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Pow Wow comes to Sidney
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Shoemaker Scholarships awarded

SIDNEY — Two 2018 graduates of Southeastern High School have received scholarships from the Tom and Sandy Shoemaker Scholarship Fund.Caitlin Fro...

August 17th, 2018 |  


Collingsworth Family to perform at concert

Collingsworth Family to perform at concert

GREENVILLE — The Darke County Pregnancy Help Center, located at 105 W. Third St., Greenville, is bringing the award-winning Collingsworth Family...

August 17th, 2018 |  


New Bremen honors Vietnam War veterans

New Bremen honors Vietnam War veterans

NEW BREMEN — Construction is almost complete on the new Vietnam Memorial monument being installed at Kuenning/Dicke Natural Area just outside of...

August 17th, 2018 |  


Morgan Heitkamp, Kyle Wuebker named 2018 Darke County Jr. Fair Queen, King

Morgan Heitkamp, Kyle Wuebker named 2018 Darke County Jr. Fair Queen, King

DARKE COUNTY — Kyle Wuebker and Morgan Heitkamp were named Junior Fair King and Queen at the 2018 Darke County Junior Fair Pageant held July 17 ...

August 16th, 2018 |  


County record

Sheriff’s logTHURSDAY-12:47 p.m.: property damage crash. Deputies responded to the 5000 block of state Route 29 in Green Township on the report ...

August 16th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Flashback Friday: Sidney
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Volleyball preview: Anna aiming for state berth
Volleyball: Fort Loramie has no plans to slow down

Volleyball: Fort Loramie has no plans to slow down

FORT LORAMIE — The Fort Loramie Redskins will find out in a hurry just how they match up against some of the area’s top volleyball teams. ...

August 15th, 2018 |  


70 years ago: future baseball legend dominates football opener

As I began to follow Sidney High School football in 1962 I periodically heard about the great games played at Julia Lamb Stadium especially the 1948 s...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Russia looking for another trip to regional

Russia looking for another trip to regional

RUSSIA — Forty two years have passed since the Russia Raiders high school volleyball team played in consecutive regional tournaments.Led by four...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Sidney makes progress in quad scrimmage at Edgewood

Sidney makes progress in quad scrimmage at Edgewood

TRENTON — The goal was progress, and Sidney’s quad scrimmage at Trenton Edgewood on Saturday morning was mission accomplished according to...

August 12th, 2018 updated: August 12th, 2018. |  


Fort Loramie’s new offense has impressive debut against Elida

Fort Loramie’s new offense has impressive debut against Elida

FORT LORAMIE — Fort Loramie may be running a spread scheme this year, but if Friday’s scrimmage against Elida is any indication, the yards...

August 12th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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State fair winners
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State fair winners

Council approves painting of water tower

NEW KNOXVILLE – Work will begin Monday or Tuesday of next week on a project to repaint the village’s water tower following a vote by New K...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Retired Botkins firefighter honored

Retired Botkins firefighter honored

BOTKINS — Recently-retired Botkins firefighter, Ed Burden, was honored, Tuesday, Aug. 14, during the Botkins Village Council meeting.Burden, a 4...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Hayner to host ‘Songwriters in the Round’ with David Payne

TROY – A new musical event at the Hayner, “Songwriters in the Round,” will be hosted by Dayton-based singer/songwriter David Payne a...

August 14th, 2018 |  


Marriages/divorces

SIDNEY — The following people recently filed for marriage licenses in Shelby County:Tina Selvidge and Donnie Selvidge, both of Sidney; Andrew Ke...

August 14th, 2018 |  


Liette

OSGOOD — Daniel and Tori Liette, of Osgood, have announced the birth of their son, Levi Randall Liette, born Aug. 7, 2018, at 7:17 p.m., at Wils...

August 14th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Thank you Sen. Matt Huffman

Reader shares thoughts on immigration

To the editor:I have been watching both sides of the arguments concerning the immigration issue here in America. It seems to be mostly about what I wi...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Those who make news don’t fake news

Those who make news don’t fake news

What if we had no journalists? How would we have a sense of our region, our state, our nation, much less the world at large? Is it important to be inf...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Coffee: The choice of sheepherders everywhere

Coffee: The choice of sheepherders everywhere

“Ahhh! Coffee!” said our resident cowboy, Steve, raising his cup at the philosophy counter. “Let’s raise our cups to whichever...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Editorial: Ohio State loses either way in Urban Meyer case

Editorial: Ohio State loses either way in Urban Meyer case

Right or wrong, Ohio State University’s reputation will be tarnished further this week when a special committee is expected to issue its finding...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Ruth Street residents shares thoughts on street repairs

Ruth Street residents shares thoughts on street repairs

My husband and I watched daily the repair/replace project on Ruth Street unfold since the start date. My husband had many good interactions with Sidne...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Amerian cars, American jobs

Amerian cars, American jobs

Earlier this summer, on the very same day GM laid off workers at its historic plant in Lordstown, we got word that GM plans to build its new Chevy Bla...

August 15th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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Tax law affects small biz

Airstream offers special to military

JACKSON CENTER — Airstream, maker of the iconic “silver bullet” travel trailer, is honoring military personnel and first responders ...

August 10th, 2018 |  


Counts named VP at Mutual Federal

SIDNEY — Mutual Federal, a division of First Bank Richmond, has named Nate Counts as vice president and senior credit officer.Counts has more th...

August 10th, 2018 |  


Love’s trucks along

Love’s trucks along

SIDNEY — Work on the Love’s Travel Stop, under construction at the corner of Vandemark and Fair roads, continues apace.It is due to open t...

August 10th, 2018 |  


Bundy announces bakeware sale

URBANA — Bundy Baking Solutions will have a factory sale in Urbana, Oct. 13, featuring a selection of its high-quality USA Pan bakeware and cook...

August 9th, 2018 |  


Hiring by small business slowed

Hiring by small business slowed

WASHINGTON (AP) — Even with the U.S. economy booming and the job market strong, hiring has slowed among one category of employers: Small busines...

August 7th, 2018 |  


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