NEWS


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Out of the past
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Holiday meal set

FLETCHER — Fletcher UMC will be holding a Community Thanksgiving Dinner Tuesday, Nov. 26, from 4:30 to 7 p.m.God’s Grocery, a free food pa...

November 20th, 2019 |  


937 Designs celebrates 1st anniversary in Anna

937 Designs celebrates 1st anniversary in Anna

ANNA – The success of Gretchen and Logan Billing’s online business allowed them to open a brick and mortar store in their hometown of Anna...

November 20th, 2019 |  


Salvation Army seeks kettle ringers

SIDNEY — The Salvation Army is looking for an army of volunteers for the 2019 Red Kettle effort — Fight for the Good — now through D...

November 20th, 2019 |  


Funds to expand Arc programs

Funds to expand Arc programs

SIDNEY — Shelby County Arc provides a variety of social and recreational programs that give individuals with a developmental disability opportun...

November 20th, 2019 |  


Ohio’s unemployment rate remains unchanged

COLUMBUS – Ohio’s unemployment rate was 4.2 percent in October 2019, unchanged from September.Ohio’s non-agricultural wage and salar...

November 20th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Football: New Bremen dominates Lima Perry 42-14
Football: After early deficit, Anna runs away from Fairview

Football: After early deficit, Anna runs away from Fairview

WAPAKONETA — The first few minutes of a Division VI, Region 23 semifinal at Wapakoneta’s Harmon Field looked much different from most of A...

November 15th, 2019 updated: November 16th, 2019. |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: 1969 Bengals were special at Nippert

The Cincinnati Bengals spent 1968 and 1969 in the old American Football League prior to moving to the new Riverfront Stadium in the merged National Fo...

November 15th, 2019 |  


College update: Lessing has big game for Northwestern Ohio

Fairlawn grad Nathan Lessing had a big game for the University of Northwestern Ohio last week in a win over Indiana-South Bend in men’s basketba...

November 15th, 2019 |  


Football: Anna looks to slow high-powered Fairview

Football: Anna looks to slow high-powered Fairview

Anna showed in a Division VI, Region 23 quarterfinal at Minster Memorial Field on Friday that playoff games are not a bugaboo for the program this sea...

November 13th, 2019 updated: November 14th, 2019. |  


Football: Huelskamp named MAC offensive player of the year

Football: Huelskamp named MAC offensive player of the year

Anna senior running back Riley Huelskamp got a lot of attention this season — including from opposing coaches in the Midwest Athletic Conference...

November 12th, 2019 updated: November 12th, 2019. |  


Football: New Bremen runs away early from New Miami

Football: New Bremen runs away early from New Miami

HAMILTON — New Bremen pulled out to a three-touchdown lead by halftime and cruised from there to earn a 45-15 victory in a Division VII regional...

November 10th, 2019 updated: November 10th, 2019. |  


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LIFE


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Today in history

Today is Tuesday, Nov. 19, the 323rd day of 2019. There are 42 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 19, 1969, Apollo 12 as...

November 19th, 2019 |  


Village connection

OSGOOD — The donation envelopes for 2020 at St. Nickolas are located in the church basement.• Thanksgiving Mass will be at 9 a.m. at St. L...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Monday, Nov. 18, the 322nd day of 2019. There are 43 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 18, 1987, the congressi...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Sunday, Nov. 17, the 321st day of 2019. There are 44 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 17, 1800, Congress held...

November 17th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Saturday, Nov. 16, the 320th day of 2019. There are 45 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 16, 1914, the newly c...

November 16th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Friday, Nov. 15, the 319th day of 2019. There are 46 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 15, 1942, the naval Bat...

November 15th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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‘Shop Small’ on Nov. 30 —and all year long

‘Shop Small’ on Nov. 30 —and all year long

Small businesses are the heartbeat of our communities. They’re the corner stores that create jobs. The hardware stores that help build our econo...

November 18th, 2019 |  


To our readers

Opinions expressed in items on this page labeled “Their View” and “Your View” and other columns throughout the newspaper submi...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Contact Us

`Federal and State:• President Donald Trump, White House, Washington, D.C. 20500, 202-456-1111• Gov. Mike DeWine (R), Riffe Center, 30th F...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Dear Dietitian: Dispelling turkey myths

Dear Dietitian: Dispelling turkey myths

Dear Readers,Soon we will be celebrating one of America’s favorite holidays, a day our ancestors set aside to give thanks for a plentiful harves...

November 16th, 2019 |  


Giving thanks for making lasting memories

Giving thanks for making lasting memories

As I mentioned last week, we as a church would sometimes draw names from our 18 families and single households to determine who would be gathering at ...

November 15th, 2019 |  


Gibbs says goodbye to Republican Party

Gibbs says goodbye to Republican Party

The two party political party system is failing us as Americans. Political parties are no longer havens where varied life experiences and views can ga...

November 14th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


New linear accelerator enhances cancer treatment at Upper Valley Medical Center

TROY – Upper Valley Medical Center’s tumor fighting linear accelerator has been upgraded to deliver radiation treatment more efficiently a...

November 19th, 2019 |  


Ohio Living agencies named to Top 500 of the 2019 ABILITY HomeCare Elite

COLUMBUS – Three Ohio Living locations have been named to the Top 500 of the 2019 HomeCare Elite, a recognition of the top-performing home healt...

November 16th, 2019 |  


Study: More jobs might mean more flu

MUNCIE, Ind. – Businesses should take precautions in advance of the annual flu season to keep sick workers home and reduce infection rates that ...

November 16th, 2019 |  


Rhodes State College’s Northwest Ohio PTAC to host free small business funding seminar

LIMA – Rhodes State College’s Northwest Ohio Procurement Technical Assistance Center is hosting a special informational event for small bu...

November 16th, 2019 |  


Edison State, Honda team up for student internship program

PIQUA – Edison State Community College invited current students, high school juniors, seniors and their parents to learn more about the direct p...

November 16th, 2019 |  


Nominations are open for BBB Spark Award

DAYTON – Better Business Bureau serving Dayton & the Miami Valley announced nominations are open for the 2020 BBB Spark Award.The annual awa...

November 13th, 2019 |  


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