NEWS


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Out of the past

Finance Department wins national award

SIDNEY — The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) recently announced the City of Sidney, Ohio, has received Certificate of Achievement...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Take Back Day planned

SIDNEY – With opioid overdose deaths increasing during the pandemic, the Sidney Police Department and US Drug Enforcement Administration announc...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Edison State to recognize administrative professionals with free online workshop

Edison State to recognize administrative professionals with free online workshop

PIQUA – Edison State Community College will present a free online workshop on April 21 in recognition of Administrative Professional Day that sa...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Let yourself go

ONGOING• Packer Historical Center, 112 W. Main St., Anna, is open Thursdays from 6 to 8 p.m. and Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m.• Amos Memorial L...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Kiwanis Pancake Day is back

SIDNEY — The pancakes are back.After a one year absence due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Kiwanis Club of Sidney Ohio will be holding its ann...

April 14th, 2021 |  


BBB to host free shredding event Saturday

DAYTON – While identity theft can happen to anyone, 2020 was the worst year in history for identity theft reports.The Federal Trade Commission r...

April 14th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Friday roundup: Sidney baseball, softball beat Stebbins

SIDNEY — Sidney pulled away early and beat Stebbins 8-2 in a Miami Valley League Valley Division baseball game on Friday in Sidney.The Yellow Ja...

April 12th, 2021 |  


Baseball: Houston beats Fort Recovery in Dayton

Baseball: Houston beats Fort Recovery in Dayton

DAYTON — Houston bounced back from a Shelby County Athletic League loss to previously winless Anna on Thursday by beating Fort Recovery 11-1 in ...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Thursday roundup: Anna baseball beats Houston for 1st win

HOUSTON — Anna scored four runs in the sixth to rally and earn its first victory of the season by defeating Houston 5-4 in a Shelby County Athle...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: 50 years ago: Lehman, star player dominate local sports headlines

As you could tell from the “50 years ago” SDN columns of the past few months, the basketball exploits of the new Lehman Cavaliers and long...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Tuesday roundup: Sidney softball beats Stebbins 17-1

RIVERSIDE — Sidney earned a 17-1 victory over Stebbins in five innings in a Miami Valley League Valley Division softball game on Tuesday to impr...

April 7th, 2021 |  


Monday roundup: Fort Loramie’s Fortman throws no-hitter

Monday roundup: Fort Loramie’s Fortman throws no-hitter

ANNA — Fort Loramie senior pitcher Mack Fortman threw a no-hitter in the squad’s 5-0 victory over Anna on Monday in a Shelby County Athlet...

April 6th, 2021 |  


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LIFE


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Couple celebrates 50 years
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Couple celebrates 50 years
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Couple celebrates 50 years

Richards

SIDNEY — Derek and Abigail Richards, of Sidney, announce the birth of their son Theodore James Richards, born at 2:17 p.m. on Feb. 19, 2021, at ...

April 7th, 2021 |  


April starts the early spring planting season

April starts the early spring planting season

Hello, Sidney/Shelby County area! Have you thought about your garden yet?At The People’s Garden we think about it all year long — yes, eve...

April 7th, 2021 |  


Clark

SIDNEY — Demont Matthews and Tareena Clark-Bladen, of Sidney, announce the birth of their daughter, EnsLeigh Ann Elaine Clark, born on March 12,...

April 2nd, 2021 |  


Bruns

CHICKASAW — Tyler and Amy Bruns, of Chickasaw, announce the birth of their son, Nicholas Lee Bruns, born on March 12, 2021, at 6:55 a.m. at Merc...

April 2nd, 2021 |  


Egbert

BOTKINS — Eric and Claire Egbert, of Botkins, announce the birth of their daughter, Avery Ann Egbert, born at 10:48 p.m. on March 22, 2021, at W...

March 31st, 2021 |  


Couple celebrates 50 years

Couple celebrates 50 years

SIDNEY — Joe and Jocele Fahnestock, of Sidney, will celebrate 50 years of marriage on Saturday, April 3.Joe and the former Jocele Swisher were m...

March 29th, 2021 |  


OPINION


The American Rescue Plan

The American Rescue Plan

We passed the American Rescue Plan to get shots in people’s arms, money in families’ pockets, children back in schools, and workers back o...

April 9th, 2021 |  


‘Our puzzle pieces have come together’

‘Our puzzle pieces have come together’

Have you ever felt too full for words? That’s just how I feel, yet I want to invite you to join us on that most memorable and precious day when ...

April 9th, 2021 |  


‘Our puzzle pieces have come together’

‘Our puzzle pieces have come together’

Have you ever felt too full for words? That’s just how I feel, yet I want to invite you to join us on that most memorable and precious day when ...

April 9th, 2021 |  


The importance of reporting child abuse

To the editor:Child Abuse is not only a real day-to-day issue, it is also the number one cause of depression, anxiety, and distress in the life of a p...

April 8th, 2021 |  


Reader speaks on CXS train rumbling

To the editor:I read the response CXS gave the paper. I live in Kirkwood and have put up with this train rumbling for about 4 days. I understand havin...

April 8th, 2021 |  


To our readers

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

April 7th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


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ChillTex gets established in Minster

MINSTER – When Matt and Gwen Eilerman installed a new furnace and ductwork in their house in 2000 and then a few years later they installed an a...

April 10th, 2021 |  


TechCred funding available for Rhodes State College training

LIMA – Rhodes State College announced it is strategically equipped and situated to meet the upskill training and credentialing needs of employer...

April 10th, 2021 |  


Job fair for students to be held April 24

CELINA – The inaugural Auglaize Mercer Business Education Alliance Summer Job/Entering the Workforce Job Fair is set for 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April...

April 10th, 2021 |  


Valence aims to grow with investments

Valence aims to grow with investments

SIDNEY – To grow Valence Industrial, CEO Chuck Pisciotta is investing in the business’ operations and its people – giving some of hi...

April 5th, 2021 updated: April 5th, 2021. |  


Vendor permits

SIDNEY — The following vendor permits have been issued by the Shelby County Auditor’s Office:• Jagbir Singh, doing business as Shell...

April 3rd, 2021 |  


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