NEWS


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UVCC prepares for back to school

PIQUA — The Upper Valley Career Center is preparing to welcome students back to campus for the 2022-23 school year. All first-year students will...

August 16th, 2022 |  


Master Gardeners seek volunteers

SIDNEY — Ohio State University Extension Shelby County and Shelby County Master Gardeners are currently planning their 2022 Master Gardener Volu...

August 16th, 2022 |  


Sidney BOE hires personnel for 2022-23 school year

SIDNEY — Resignations and hiring of personnel for the 2022-23 school year highlighted Monday night’s Sidney City School’s Board of E...

August 16th, 2022 |  


The ins and outs of Medicare and Medicaid

DAYTON — The Area Agency on Aging presents two 3.0 credit hour continuing education workshops on Tuesday, Aug. 30, online via Zoom. The cost is ...

August 16th, 2022 updated: August 16th, 2022. |  


Three Edison State faculty members receive promotions

Three Edison State faculty members receive promotions

PIQUA — Edison State Community College announced the promotion of three full-time faculty members during a recent all-college meeting.Dr. Thomas...

August 16th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


2022 area volleyball preview: Russia expecting big things with 8 returnees

2022 area volleyball preview: Russia expecting big things with 8 returnees

After a stellar 2020 season that included a 22 wins, a share of the Shelby County Athletic League championship and a regional final berth, Russia stru...

August 16th, 2022 |  


2022 area girls soccer preview: Lehman Catholic aiming for TRC title

2022 area girls soccer preview: Lehman Catholic aiming for TRC title

Lehman Catholic put together a successful campaign in the inaugural season of the Three Rivers Conference but fell short of earning the league title.T...

August 12th, 2022 updated: August 14th, 2022. |  


Football: Sidney falls 28-13 to Chaminade-Julienne in scrimmage

Football: Sidney falls 28-13 to Chaminade-Julienne in scrimmage

SIDNEY — Sidney coach Adam Doenges saw plenty to be optimistic about in a scrimmage against Chaminade-Julienne on Thursday but said there’...

August 12th, 2022 updated: August 12th, 2022. |  


2022 area girls golf preview: Sidney returns two 1st team all-MVL golfers

2022 area girls golf preview: Sidney returns two 1st team all-MVL golfers

Sidney’s girls golf program has enjoyed a quick rise in its short history. The Yellow Jackets won the Miami Valley League Valley Division and fi...

August 11th, 2022 updated: August 12th, 2022. |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: 1992: Dan Quayle to Tim McGee… almost

Sports Extra with Dave Ross: 1992: Dan Quayle to Tim McGee… almost

Thirty years ago I made one of my regular treks to Cincinnati Bengals training camp at Wilmington College where Bengals personnel man and former Sidne...

August 11th, 2022 |  


2022 area boys golf preview: Fort Loramie has big expectations

2022 area boys golf preview: Fort Loramie has big expectations

Fort Loramie’s boys golf team missed out on a state berth last year after qualifying in 2019 and 2020. The squad is aiming for a state berth thi...

August 10th, 2022 updated: August 10th, 2022. |  


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LIFE


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Ohio has Dolly Parton Day

St. Michael’s Hall blood drive set for Aug. 16

FORT LORAMIE – Help save lives during a time of critical need and get a chance to “Pick Your Prize” when you donate at the St. Micha...

August 8th, 2022 |  


Rosengarten to celebrate 90th birthday

Rosengarten to celebrate 90th birthday

FORT LORAMIE — The family of Edward Rosengarten is hosting an open house in honor of his 90th birthday from noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 14, a...

August 8th, 2022 |  


Holthaus

SIDNEY — Greg and Danielle Holthaus, of Sidney, announce the birth of their daughter, Macie Ruthanna Holthaus, born at 9:58 a.m. on May 10, 2022...

August 5th, 2022 |  


Goings

MARIA STEIN — Chris and Jackie Goings, of Maria Stein, announce the birth of their daughter, Emery Rose Goings, born at 12:50 p.m. on July 13, 2...

August 5th, 2022 |  


Boyer

FORT LORAMIE — Aaron and Leslie Boyer, of Fort Loramie, announce the birth of their daughter, Macy McKenna Boyer, born at 10:57 a.m. July 21, 20...

August 4th, 2022 |  


OPINION


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To our readers

The Inflation Reduction Act: A victory for Ohioans

The Inflation Reduction Act: A victory for Ohioans

This week, the Senate passed the Inflation Reduction Act – a historic step to fight inflation, lower costs, and create jobs that corporations ca...

August 12th, 2022 |  


Saying goodbye to Grandpa

Saying goodbye to Grandpa

We knew it was coming, but then, is it possible to get ready to say good-bye? The children and I were all gathered around Grandpa’s casket.There...

August 12th, 2022 |  


Recognizing the signs of food addiction

Recognizing the signs of food addiction

Dear Readers,Many of us know someone who has struggled with addiction. Perhaps a loved one has tried to quit smoking, or a friend is addicted to heroi...

August 5th, 2022 |  


Taking things moment by moment

Taking things moment by moment

I gathered the six little children together and told them: “We are going to sing a song over the phone for your great-grandpa in Ohio, who is ab...

August 4th, 2022 |  


It’s fair time!

It’s fair time!

Last Wednesday, amidst a few light showers, the Ohio State Fair kicked off with our wonderful All-Ohio State Fair Youth Choir and Marching Band! It wa...

August 2nd, 2022 |  


Obscenity disturbs reader

To the editor:I would like to address an issue of obscenity that has become a plague demoralizing our fair city. I’m talking about the flags in ...

August 1st, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


Wildermuth named partner in firm

Wildermuth named partner in firm

COLUMBUS — A Sidney native has been made a partner in a company that deals with cybersecurity.Rich Wildermuth was admitted as a PwC Cybersecurit...

July 19th, 2022 |  


19 Hawthorne awarded top design honors

19 Hawthorne awarded top design honors

LIMA — 19 Hawthorne, an elegant special event and wedding venue in Lima, was the recipient of the Eagle Award for Excellence in Construction at ...

July 15th, 2022 updated: July 15th, 2022. |  


Wildermuth named partner in firm

COLUMBUS — A Sidney native has been made a partner in a company that deals with cybersecurity.Rich Wildermuth was admitted as a PwC Cybersecurit...

July 15th, 2022 |  


Mote & Associates hires director of Grants & Funding

Mote & Associates hires director of Grants & Funding

GREENVILLE — Mote & Associates Inc., Greenville, Ohio has recently hired Tamera McNulty as their director of Grants & Funding. McNulty i...

July 15th, 2022 |  


Telehealth counseling center opens in Wapak

Telehealth counseling center opens in Wapak

WAPAKONETA — Family Resource Center has a new telehealth counseling center in Wapakoneta thanks to a $5 million federal grant.The clinic, locate...

July 12th, 2022 |  


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