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YMCA launches LIVESTRONG
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Out of the past
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Dudgeon named Nov. teen
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Have you seen this man?

NK Council approves wage increase

NEW KNOXVILLE – The New Knoxville Village council approved readings of ordinances covering issues from wage increases to annexations and appropr...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Ice coats area

Ice coats area

Dave Hamlin, of Maplewood, sprinkles salt on the sidewalk outside of Arby’s Thursday, Nov. 15. Ice coats the top of the bush behind him. Freezin...

November 15th, 2018 updated: November 15th, 2018. |  


New Bremen BOE approves next phase of construction

NEW BREMEN – The New Bremen Board of Education (BOE) approved the next phase of the K-8 school construction and listened to a presentation about...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Community Conversation canceled

SIDNEY — Due to inclement weather and a power outage at the library, Community Conversation for today, Nov. 15, is going to be postponed. The ne...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Fire reported on North Star livestock farm

Fire reported on North Star livestock farm

NORTH STAR – A livestock farm narrowly escaped disaster Wednesday when a semi tractor and trailer caught fire while sitting in a large open barn...

November 15th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


5:18 pm
Updated: 10:08 pm. |    
Sidney athletes earn all-GWOC honors
Fort Loramie boys win D-III cross country title, girls finish 2nd

Fort Loramie boys win D-III cross country title, girls finish 2nd

HEBRON — A total of 88 points separated Minster and Fort Loramie’s girls cross country teams at the state championships Saturday. Off the ...

November 11th, 2018 |  


Fort Loramie continues to roll, beats Lehman Catholic 35-0

Fort Loramie continues to roll, beats Lehman Catholic 35-0

PIQUA — Fort Loramie already had four solid options when it wanted to use a running play on offense. The Redskins found a fifth in a Division VI...

November 11th, 2018 updated: November 11th, 2018. |  


Crestview shuts down defending state champion Minster

Crestview shuts down defending state champion Minster

WAPAKONETA — Crestview’s offense has received plenty of well-deserved accolades this year.But against Minster in a Division VII, Region 28...

November 11th, 2018 updated: November 11th, 2018. |  


Volleyball: Versailles beats Independence for second straight D-III state championship

Volleyball: Versailles beats Independence for second straight D-III state championship

FAIRBORN — Winning a Division III state volleyball championship… amazing.Defending that crown the next year to go back-to-back… incr...

November 10th, 2018 updated: November 11th, 2018. |  


Volleyball: New Bremen rally falls short against Calvert in Div. IV title match

Volleyball: New Bremen rally falls short against Calvert in Div. IV title match

FAIRBORN — New Bremen looked like it was on the cusp of completing another come-from-behind victory, but a rally by Tiffin Calvert in the fifth ...

November 10th, 2018 updated: November 11th, 2018. |  


Football: Fort Loramie’s offensive line has dominated

Football: Fort Loramie’s offensive line has dominated

FORT LORAMIE — Fort Loramie senior Collin Detrick lives next door to sophomore quarterback Collin Moore, and the two have played a lot of backdo...

November 9th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


11:20 am |    
Brandt, Kiefer to wed
4:42 pm
Updated: 4:43 pm. |    
Anna’s Angels to host Dance-a-thon
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Updated: 3:26 pm. |    
Minster to host Thanksgiving meal

Findlay students list achievements

FINDLAY — Local students who attend the University of Findlay have been recognized recently for various achievements.Sarah Bornhorst, of Fort Lo...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Osborne

COLDWATER — Kristen and Aron Osborne, of Coldwater, have announced the birth of a daughter, Kennedy Rose Osborne, born Oct. 17, 2018, at 10:54 a...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Brandt, Kiefer to wed

Brandt, Kiefer to wed

VERSSILLES — Taylor Marie Brandt, of Versailles, and Tyler Thomas Kiefer, of Piqua, have announced their engagement and plans to marry, Saturday...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Thankful for tough times

Thanksgiving is just around the corner. I wonder what you think of as you prepare this holiday? As long as I remember, a hearty Thanksgiving dinner to...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Today in history

Today is Thursday, Nov. 15, the 319th day of 2018. There are 46 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 15, 1864, during the...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Anna’s Angels to host Dance-a-thon

Anna’s Angels to host Dance-a-thon

SIDNEY — Anna’s Angels is holding a Charity Dance-a-thon on Saturday, Nov. 17, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Holy Angels School gymnasium in Sidney...

November 14th, 2018 updated: November 14th, 2018. |  


OPINION


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To our readers

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

November 13th, 2018 updated: November 15th, 2018. |  


Aunts, uncles mean help on the way

Dear Grandparenting: I am in need of advice about my two grandchildren. Their attitude is terrible and none of it is my fault. I’m just pitching...

November 11th, 2018 |  


We oughta correct autocorrect

We oughta correct autocorrect

Do you know what happens when you type “dang” into a text? On my phone, the little brain that lives inside and that insists on trying to c...

November 11th, 2018 |  


Shelby County commissioners encourage preparedness

Shelby County commissioners encourage preparedness

We read about emergencies every day. Some of them are very visible like tornadoes and earthquakes, while others happen without most of us noticing lik...

November 11th, 2018 |  


What you should know about guns in schools

Since the late 1990s when school shootings first rose to the forefront of national concern in the United States, school districts have struggled to fi...

November 11th, 2018 |  


Want your veteran’s records?

Want your veteran’s records?

Do you have questions about relatives who served in the U.S. military? Where they served? The roles they played? Do you, or they, get a bit nervous wh...

November 9th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


12:39 pm |    
UVMC to honor military vets
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Insurance agent certified

Vectren warns of utility scams

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Vectren, a member of the award-winning Utilities United Against Scams (UUAS), is continuing its efforts to remind customers o...

November 13th, 2018 |  


St. Marys hospital joins Telestroke

DAYTON — Premier Health has announced the expansion of its TeleStroke Network to include Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, which is par...

November 6th, 2018 |  


UVMC to honor military vets

UVMC to honor military vets

TROY — The driveways at Upper Valley Medical Center (UVMC) are lined with red, white and blue to honor veterans and those currently serving in t...

November 6th, 2018 |  


Midmark breaks ground on new center in Versailles

Midmark breaks ground on new center in Versailles

VERSAILLES — Midmark Corp. broke ground Friday, Nov. 2, for its 107,000-square-foot expansion project to be built at the company’s Versail...

November 2nd, 2018 |  


Local Holiday Shop Hop Nov. 7-10

SIDNEY — The Angels in the Attic Craft Show, Sidney Visitors Bureau, Sidney Alive and the Sidney-Shelby County Chamber of Commerce are collabora...

November 2nd, 2018 |  


Hospice, Koester to honor vets

TROY — Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County and Koester Pavilion will partner to honor veterans with ceremonies, Nov. 9, introducing the America...

November 2nd, 2018 |  


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