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Thompson-Schiff Road bridge repair set to begin Monday

SIDNEY – The Shelby County Highway Department will begin a bridge repair project on Thompson-Schiff Road over Plum Creek beginning Monday, May 1...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Versailles Rehab celebrates its caregivers

Versailles Rehab celebrates its caregivers

VERSAILLES – Versailles Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center, a skilled nursing facility in Versailles, is honoring its staff of caregivers afte...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Out of the past

Out of the past

25 Years May 12, 1896I.H. Thedieck shipped a carload of flour from Anna to his father in Alfhausen, Hanover, German, last Saturday.—-Several cas...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Wisniewski is Officer of the Year

Wisniewski is Officer of the Year

SIDNEY — Sidney Police Officer Nathan Wisniewski has been named Sidney Police Department’s 2021 Officer of the Year.Mayor Mike Barhorst al...

May 11th, 2021 |  


City record

Police logMONDAY-7:19 p.m.: warrant. Nicole Asher, 33, at large, was arrested on a warrant.-4:18 p.m.: theft — without consent. The theft of an ...

May 11th, 2021 |  


County record

Sheriff’s logMONDAY-9:29 p.m.: property damage crash. A crash was reported at County Road 25A at Fawndale Drive.-3:32 p.m.: scam. A scam was rep...

May 11th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Friday roundup: Fairlawn softball earns 1st victory

BOTKINS — Fairlawn’s softball squad earned its first victory of the season on Friday by blasting Botkins 18-4 in seven innings in a Shelby...

May 10th, 2021 updated: May 10th, 2021. |  


Thursday roundup: Late run lifts Russia over Jackson Center

Thursday roundup: Late run lifts Russia over Jackson Center

RUSSIA — Hayden Quinter scored on a sacrifice fly by Jordan Meyer in the bottom of the seventh to lift Russia to a 2-1 victory over Jackson Cent...

May 7th, 2021 updated: May 7th, 2021. |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: 1975: A new girls sport that never thrived

Sports Extra with Dave Ross: 1975: A new girls sport that never thrived

As girls sports were delivering a more dominant footprint on the athletic scene, the Sidney Yellow Jackets became charter members of the Miami Central...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Wednesday roundup: Lehman Catholic rally try falls short against Troy Christian

Wednesday roundup: Lehman Catholic rally try falls short against Troy Christian

SIDNEY — Troy Christian catcher Camden Koukol was just tall enough.That was the difference on the final play of the game that allowed Troy Chris...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Tuesday roundup: Sidney beats Greenville in MVL crossover

SIDNEY — After all area games were canceled or postponed on Monday due to rainy weather, Sidney was one of a few area baseball squads that were ...

May 5th, 2021 |  


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LIFE


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Helmans celebrate 65 years
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Couple celebrates 50 years
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Couple celebrates 50 years
Couple celebrates 50 years

Couple celebrates 50 years

SIDNEY — Dale and Jane Peterson, of Sidney, celebrated 50 years of marriage on March 25, 2021. Their children recently hosted a small family gat...

April 23rd, 2021 |  


Goings

MARIA STEIN — Chris and Jackie Goings, of Maria Stein, announce the birth of their son, Hayes Christopher Goings, born at 4:37 p.m. on March 25,...

April 20th, 2021 |  


Vehorn

BOTKINS — Andrew and Tara Vehorn, of Botkins, announce the birth of their son, Cal Marion Vehorn, born at 8:32 p.m. on April 6, 2021, at Wilson ...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Couple celebrates 50 years

Couple celebrates 50 years

SIDNEY — David and Sandy Kemp will celebrate 50 years of marriage on April 17, 2021, with family.Dave and the former Sandy Lovett were married o...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Couple celebrates 50 years

Couple celebrates 50 years

NEW BREMEN — Larry and Mary Bensman, of New Bremen, will celebrate 50 years of marriage with a small family gathering for brunch on Sunday, Apri...

April 13th, 2021 |  


OPINION


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A Mother’s Day story of hope

A Mother’s Day story of hope

Aryn Lockhart, 45 ?, of San Antonio, Texas, has a story that’s all tied up with the Vietnam War, immigration, activism, and much more.You might ...

May 7th, 2021 updated: May 7th, 2021. |  


The Amish Cook: A spiritual sunset

The Amish Cook: A spiritual sunset

Wednesday was one of those days. It was after supper, the children had gone outside to play, and Joshua was extra fussy. This handsome little boy with...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Contact Us

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May 5th, 2021 |  


To our readers

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

May 5th, 2021 |  


Fran’s Favorites: Buffalo chicken calzones

Fran’s Favorites: Buffalo chicken calzones

We are on our way to Chillicothe this afternoon to dedicate a new grove of trees at the Great Seal State Park to the victims of the COVID-19 pandemic....

May 5th, 2021 |  


tReader encourages plant-based diet

To the editor:Last week’s Oscar for best documentary went to Netflix’s trailblazing documentary My Octopus Teacher. The documentary chroni...

May 3rd, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Nurses Care to be honored with BBB-Dayton Torch Award

DAYTON – Better Business Bureau serving Dayton and the Miami Valley announced Nurses Care, Inc. will be honored with BBB’s 12th annual Tor...

May 8th, 2021 |  


Ohio Business Week shifts to day camp format

COLUMBUS – The Ohio Business Week Foundation announced a shift to its traditional summer camp program.Due to the ongoing concerns with the coron...

May 8th, 2021 |  


BBB tips for finding a home improvement contractor

BBB tips for finding a home improvement contractor

The warmer weather has got many people thinking about making some home improvements. You’ve had all winter to think about what you would like to...

May 8th, 2021 |  


Eikenberry Retirement Planning to host retirement education courses

CELINA – Eikenberry Retirement Planning’s Nick Boeckman, a certified financial planner, and Luke Bertke will host in-person retirement edu...

May 5th, 2021 |  


Celina Insurance Group recognizes Dieringer for insurance achievement

Celina Insurance Group recognizes Dieringer for insurance achievement

CELINA – Karla Dieringer, commercial lines underwriter at Celina Insurance Group, recently earned the associate in commercial underwriting desig...

May 1st, 2021 |  


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