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Ice causes power outages
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Out of the past
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Jail fight injures inmate
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Digging for their dinner
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Dorothy Love to host hobby, craft show

Visitors Bureau reports activity

SIDNEY — Jeff Raible, director of the Sidney Visitors Bureau, recently released promotional statistics for November and December.The bureau̵...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Volunteer spotlight: Jannides serves community for 45 years

Volunteer spotlight: Jannides serves community for 45 years

I spent some time recently with long-time volunteer and well-known community member Mary Jannides to talk with her about her volunteer work on the cit...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Pickleball action

Pickleball action

Dave Bell, left, prepares to swing as his pickleball partner, Ron Argabright, watches at the Senior Center of Sidney-Shelby County, Friday, Jan. 18. B...

January 18th, 2019 |  


UVMC Foundation names new president

UVMC Foundation names new president

TROY — Craig Bundschuh, of Covington, is the UVMC Foundation’s new board chairman, effective Jan. 1.Bundschuh assumes the chairmanship fro...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Pressure on opioid company grows

BOSTON, Mass. — The legal pressure on the prominent family behind the company that makes OxyContin, the prescription painkiller that helped fuel...

January 18th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Yellow Jackets ranked in state poll

Yellow Jackets ranked in state poll

By David FongRegional Sports EditorSHELBY COUNTY — All season long, the Sidney boys basketball team has been one of the best in the region.The r...

January 16th, 2019 |  


The day the numbers changed

The day the numbers changed

By Jack KramerFor the Sidney Daily NewsFORT LORAMIE — Despite a west central Ohio snowstorm on Saturday, more than 2,000 fans were rewarded with...

January 13th, 2019 |  


Anna pulls away from Botkins for win

Anna pulls away from Botkins for win

By Robert BillingFor the Sidney Daily NewsBOTKINS — Botkins stayed close to hot-shooting Anna in the first half of a Shelby County Athletic Leag...

January 13th, 2019 |  


Fort Loramie boys top Minster in overtime

By David FongRegional Sports EditorMINSTER — While the Fort Loramie vs. Minster girls basketball game went to double overtime in the afternoon, ...

January 13th, 2019 |  


Girls basketball: Russia pulls away late for 52-37 win over Jackson Center

Girls basketball: Russia pulls away late for 52-37 win over Jackson Center

JACKSON CENTER — Inconsistent defensive play has plagued Russia’s girls basketball team and made the squad have to rally often.The Raiders...

January 10th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


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60-year Mason honored
Houston names homecoming court

Houston names homecoming court

HOUSTON — Houston High School will host its homecoming dance on Saturday, Jan. 26. The theme for the evening is “homecoming knight.”...

January 18th, 2019 |  


60-year Mason honored

60-year Mason honored

NEW BREMEN — Benjamin Frasure, of New Bremen, was surprised at Elmwood Assisted Living, Jan. 11, when family members and fellow Masons showed up...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Edison to audition for ‘Romeo and Juliet’

PIQUA — The Edison Stagelight Players will have open auditions for William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet,” Jan. 28 and 29 at...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Friday, Jan. 18, the 18th day of 2019. There are 347 days left in the year.Today’s Highlights in History:On Jan. 18, 1957, a trio of B-...

January 18th, 2019 |  


“Socks for Surgery” donation made to hospital

“Socks for Surgery” donation made to hospital

ST. MARYS — “Socks for Surgery” is an idea which came as the result of a conversation had by Dr. James and Peggy Kemmler, along with...

January 17th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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Blood drive set for Tues., Jan 22

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MLK had a dream
Just Doc and Old Tom

Just Doc and Old Tom

It was strange, Doc thought. All these years. All these people. It still hurts.Old Tom had died around midnight, and Doc didn’t get more than an...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Butchering days yield yummy sausage

Butchering days yield yummy sausage

Since our move here to “the home place,” which is an Amish term used for the homestead where the parents used to live, we have been blesse...

January 17th, 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 Fl...

January 17th, 2019 |  


To our readers

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

January 17th, 2019 |  


‘The wall’ will pay for itself

To the editor:With all the financial “geniuses” at Fox Business and the White House, why aren’t we talking about the return on inves...

January 16th, 2019 |  


Stopping the madness at four way stops

Stopping the madness at four way stops

My grasp of the workings of a four-way stop are as follows: all four ways stop. On the face of it, this does not seem to be too complicated. Nor does ...

January 15th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


UVMC Foundation names new president

UVMC Foundation names new president

TROY — Craig Bundschuh, of Covington, is the UVMC Foundation’s new board chairman, effective Jan. 1.Bundschuh assumes the chairmanship fro...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Nominations open for Eclipse Awards

DAYTON — The Better Business Bureau (BBB) has opened nominations for the 2019 Eclipse Integrity Awards.The public is invited to nominate organiz...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Rhodes State offers manufacturing classes

LIMA — The West Central Ohio Manufacturing Consortium (WCOMC) will offer Basic Manufacturing Pathway classes February through March, at Rhodes S...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Walmart adds tech innovations

COLUMBUS — 2018 was an important year of innovation in Ohio Walmart stores, as the company made good on its promise to make shopping easier for ...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Lincoln Electric acquires Coldwater Machine

COLDWATER — Coldwater Machine Co. recently joined Fort Loramie’s Wayne Trail Wayne Technologies as part of Cleveland-based Lincoln Electri...

January 18th, 2019 |  


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