NEWS


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Out of the past
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Tree hits porch and car.
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Celebrating the fourth

FCCLA members qualify for nationals

JACKSON CENTER — Members of the Jackson Center High School FCCLA attended the June 20 Jackson Center Local School District Board of Education me...

July 5th, 2022 |  


Tree hits porch and car.

Tree hits porch and car.

A downed tree rests on top of a porch awning on a house located at 620 Third Avenue. The tree fell early on the morning of Tuesday, July 5, during a s...

July 5th, 2022 |  


Celebrating the fourth

Celebrating the fourth

Cheyanne Thomas, left, 10, and Isiah Weinstock, 12, both of Anna, watch the city of Sidney fireworks display from the Shelby County Fairgrounds on Mon...

July 5th, 2022 |  


Community calendar

THURSDAY, JULY 7• The Al-Anon Lunch Bunch AFG will be held beginning at 11:30 a.m. at Sidney First United Methodist Church, 230 E. Poplar St., S...

July 5th, 2022 |  


Sidney Municipal Court

SIDNEY - The following people appeared for sentencing in Sidney Municipal Court during the month of May 2022. All sentences include the cost of prosec...

July 5th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: ‘Bullpen day’ takes on expanded meaning

Sports Extra with Dave Ross: ‘Bullpen day’ takes on expanded meaning

When the Cincinnati Reds top farm club hosted Charlotte on June 12, the visitors decided to make it a “bullpen day” to reposition their st...

June 24th, 2022 |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Russia baseball: 1971 + 51 = 2022

Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Russia baseball: 1971 + 51 = 2022

The Shelby County Athletic League won its first ever state team title when Russia brought home top honors in baseball in 1971. This past Saturday the ...

June 17th, 2022 |  


Baseball: Russia rocks Price, Lincolnview for D-IV baseball title

Baseball: Russia rocks Price, Lincolnview for D-IV baseball title

AKRON — Many Lincolnview fans entered Akron’s Canal Field wearing shirts with ‘24-0,’ printed large. The shirts, which were pr...

June 11th, 2022 updated: June 11th, 2022. |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Unimaginable yet vintage Al McGuire

Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Unimaginable yet vintage Al McGuire

Back in 1970, Coach Al McGuire’s Marquette Warriors were invited to both the NCAA and NIT basketball tournaments. This sometimes happened to ind...

June 10th, 2022 |  


Baseball: Russia rallies, beats Newark Catholic 4-3 in state semifinal

Baseball: Russia rallies, beats Newark Catholic 4-3 in state semifinal

AKRON — Another early deficit in a tournament game. Another comeback victory.Russia scored four runs in the fourth inning and rallied to earn a ...

June 9th, 2022 |  


Baseball: Russia baseball reaches state final four

Baseball: Russia baseball reaches state final four

It’s not likely that the slick, middle-of-the-diamond fielding plays by the 23-6 Russia Raiders last Friday brought back memories of Tony Kubek ...

June 6th, 2022 updated: June 6th, 2022. |  


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LIFE


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Couple celebrates 50 years
Couple celebrates 50 years

Couple celebrates 50 years

LIMA — Barry and Debra Muskus, of Lima, will celebrate 50 years of marriage on June 18 with a Celebration Mass at St. Gerard Church in Lima with...

June 17th, 2022 |  


Stewart

STEWART — Daniel and Kirsten Stewart, of Sidney, announce the birth of their daughter, Remi Mae Stewart, born at 5:08 p.m. on May 11, 2022, at W...

June 14th, 2022 |  


Mantors celebrate 25 years

Mantors celebrate 25 years

SIDNEY — Brian and Michelle Mantor, of Sidney, will celebrate 25 years of marriage with a vacation in their favorite place, Jamaica.Brian and th...

June 9th, 2022 |  


Cabe, Russell exchange vows

Cabe, Russell exchange vows

SIDNEY — Makenna Jo Cabe and Parker Scott Russell were joined in marriage at the Indianapolis Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...

May 31st, 2022 |  


Taylor, Smith to wed

Taylor, Smith to wed

SIDNEY — Camryn Paige Smith, of Sidney, and Andrew Michael Taylor, of Sidney, announce their engagement and plans to get married on June 25, 202...

May 27th, 2022 |  


OPINION


The obsession in orthorexia

The obsession in orthorexia

Dear Dietitian,My 13-year-old daughter started a new healthy eating program about six months ago. She seems obsessed with healthy eating and sometimes...

July 1st, 2022 |  


The grace of good memories

The grace of good memories

When I first began writing articles for Kevin eight years ago, I was given this sticker “The Amish Cook.” Now I don’t consider mysel...

June 30th, 2022 |  


US Postal Service gets pat on the back

To the Editor,My granddaughter’s birthday was at the beginning of the year and as always, since she lives in Georgia, I was going to send her ca...

June 29th, 2022 |  


Mourning one death but not another

To the editor:In truth and sincerity we mourn the death of the innocent children murdered recently in Texas and elsewhere, yet we seem to condone the ...

June 28th, 2022 |  


Coming to an understanding: One woman’s story

Coming to an understanding: One woman’s story

We are bombarded with programs which guarantee that they will enable us to lose weight and perhaps keep it off: Jenny Craig, Nutrisystem, Noom, KetoCy...

June 28th, 2022 |  


Ice cream social through the years

Ice cream social through the years

Last Monday was pie day. Some of my good friends as well as my sister, Kathy, sister-in-law, Betheen, and Betheen’s mother, Iola, joined me in m...

June 28th, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


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WMVR sale finalized

New online BMV services announced

COLUMBUS — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine and Lt. Gov. Jon Husted announced Thursday that Ohioans will soon be able to renew their driver’s license...

June 23rd, 2022 |  


Farmers & Merchants to acquire Peoples-Sidney Financial Corporation

ARCHBOLD — Farmers & Merchants Bancorp Inc., the holding company for Farmers & Merchants State Bank, has announced it has signed an agre...

June 22nd, 2022 |  


Airstream introduces E1 Package option for Mercedes-Benz line of motorized RVS

JACKSON CENTER – Airstream Inc., maker of the iconic “silver bullet” fleet of Airstream travel trailers and best-in-class touring co...

June 14th, 2022 |  


Walmart names 39 finalists from Ohio to pitch at 2022 Open Call Event,

BENTONVILLE, Ark — Walmart has made its selections for the ninth annual Open Call event. With nearly 1,200 small and mid-sized business owners r...

June 14th, 2022 |  


Co-ops celebrate National Family Month with giveaways in June

ST MARYS — June is National Family Month — a time to prioritize family, strong relationships, a commitment to communication, and quality t...

June 8th, 2022 |  


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