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Committee recommends funding distribution for lodging tax

SIDNEY — The Sidney Lodging Tax Committee will recommend for Sidney City Council to approve some of the 2022 lodging tax budget requests.The pur...

October 21st, 2021 |  


Wells Brothers, PCI donate benches after Workforce Partnership Career Exploration Event

Wells Brothers, PCI donate benches after Workforce Partnership Career Exploration Event

SIDNEY — Giving back to the communities is exactly what Wells Brothers and Panel Control Inc. did with their latest student exploration project....

October 21st, 2021 |  


Lottery

Thursday drawingsMega Millions estimated jackpot: $108 millionPick 3 Midday: 3-4-6Pick 4 Midday: 3-6-2-7Pick 5 Midday: 8-8-3-6-8Powerball estimated ja...

October 21st, 2021 |  


UVCC Electrical Trades instructor wins national award

UVCC Electrical Trades instructor wins national award

PIQUA — Jeffrey Bertke, Electrical Trades instructor at the Upper Valley Career Center (UVCC), won a $100,000 prize recognizing excellence in sk...

October 21st, 2021 |  


Ribbon-cutting held for APAC

Ribbon-cutting held for APAC

TROY — Local area Chambers of Commerce from Troy, Tipp City, Piqua, and Sidney held a joint ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion ...

October 21st, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Football roundup: Lehman Catholic falls 28-21 to Troy Christian

Football roundup: Lehman Catholic falls 28-21 to Troy Christian

TROY — Lehman Catholic played Troy Christian close but fell 28-21 in a Three Rivers Conference game on Friday.John Edwards scored on a 1-yard TD...

October 18th, 2021 |  


Football: Sidney beats Stebbins, stays in MVL Valley title hunt

Football: Sidney beats Stebbins, stays in MVL Valley title hunt

SIDNEY — A week after a disappointing loss to Fort Loramie, Sidney’s season looked like it could have been the next thing to over in the s...

October 18th, 2021 |  


Thursday roundup: Anna beats Botkins, clinches WOSL title

Thursday roundup: Anna beats Botkins, clinches WOSL title

BOTKINS — Anna clinched an outright Western Ohio Soccer League title with an 8-0 victory over Botkins on Thursday.Tanner Spangler scored five go...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Sidney grad part of Tampa Bay Rays success

Despite being eliminated from the postseason on Monday night, the Tampa Bay Rays had the most wins in the American League this regular season with exa...

October 15th, 2021 |  


ScoresBroadcast.com, WMVR offer coverage as Sidney, Stebbins square off for 1st place

ScoresBroadcast.com, WMVR offer coverage as Sidney, Stebbins square off for 1st place

At first, it may not add up.The Sidney Yellow Jackets are 4-5, a total of nine wins and losses, with two contests remaining on their 10-game regular s...

October 14th, 2021 updated: October 15th, 2021. |  


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LIFE


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Lodges celebrate 30 years

Hightower

RUSSIA — Rob and Samantha Hightower, of Russia, announce the birth of their son, Ignatius Raymond Hightower, born on Setp. 25, 2021, at 4:49 a.m...

September 28th, 2021 |  


Stammen

ST. HENRY — Seth and Mandy Stammen, of St. Henry, announce the birth of their daughter, Loretta Rue Stammen, born Sept. 14, 2021, at 6:18 p.m. a...

September 27th, 2021 |  


Lambert

SIDNEY — Charles and Susan Lambert, of Sidney, announce the birth of their daughter, Bella Marie Lambert, at 12:09 a.m. on Aug. 30, 2021, at Wil...

September 16th, 2021 |  


Conway, Ulrich to wed

Conway, Ulrich to wed

BROOKLYN, New York — Gayle Ulrich, of Brooklyn, New York, and Seamus Conway, of Brooklyn, New York, announce their engagement and plans to get m...

September 10th, 2021 |  


People’s Garden gets geared up for fall gardening season

People’s Garden gets geared up for fall gardening season

Fall is in the air but that’s not stopping the harvesting or growing at The People’s Garden, Shelby County’s local community garden....

September 8th, 2021 |  


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Dickman for Sidney City School Board

To the editor:I am writing this as a letter of recommendation on behalf of Greg Dickman, a candidate for Sidney City Schools school board. I have had ...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Vote Dickman for Sidney City School Board

To the editor:Without any hesitation, Greg Dickman is the best candidate for the Sidney City Schools Board of Education. Greg has vast experience in r...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Protect all life from natural conception to natural death

To the editor:This past Sunday several people joined together in downtown Sidney around the Court Square to pray and reaffirm their commitment to use ...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Ohio to Erie or bust (Part Two)

Ohio to Erie or bust (Part Two)

When we left our intrepid riders two weeks ago, they had just clocked mile No. 115 of the 330 that comprises the Ohio to Erie trail. After two days, w...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Election letter deadline is Oct. 22

The deadline for any letters to the editor dealing with the November election is Friday, Oct. 22, 2021, at 5 p.m. Readers may submit one letter to the...

October 18th, 2021 updated: October 21st, 2021. |  


Looking out for Ohio’s energy workers

Looking out for Ohio’s energy workers

No matter how the energy sector evolves, Ohio workers will always be our greatest resource. It was mineworkers and steelworkers and other American wor...

October 15th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


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Ohio Chamber opposes vaccine mandates
A luxury experience

A luxury experience

SIDNEY — Beauticians Alex Eisenhardt and Heather Lengerich are co-owners of the Shear Luxe salon, a company that is thriving in the post-COVID-1...

October 18th, 2021 |  


Edward Jones adds new financial adviser

Edward Jones adds new financial adviser

SIDNEY — Financial Adviser LaTrisha Reed joined the Edward Jones office, located at 153 Village Green Drive in Sidney, on Aug. 17, 2021.Edward J...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Kyle Scherer inducted into Martial Arts Hall of Fame

Kyle Scherer inducted into Martial Arts Hall of Fame

WEST MANCHESTER — The USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame’s “Hall of Heroes,” originally created in 1976 and based in West Mancheste...

October 15th, 2021 updated: October 15th, 2021. |  


Great Miami Riverway wins marketing excellence awards

NEWARK — The Great Miami Riverway received two marketing and advertising awards on Oct. 7 from the Ohio Travel Association, a nonprofit trade as...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Moeller Brew Barn to build new Piqua facility

Moeller Brew Barn to build new Piqua facility

PIQUA — Moeller Brew Barn announced its plans for a new 30,000 square-foot production facility in Piqua, Ohio—its fourth Ohio locationR...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Village of Chickasaw wins $750,000 in state infrastructure funds

Village of Chickasaw wins $750,000 in state infrastructure funds

COLUMBUS — The village of Chickasaw in Mercer County will receive a $750,000 Neighborhood Revitalization grant to help with deteriorating roads ...

October 15th, 2021 |  


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