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Area Agency on Aging to offer substance abuse education workshop

DAYTON — The Area Agency on Aging will present “Continuing Education for Health and Human Services: Substance Use & Abuse – Sign...

January 25th, 2022 |  


Rhodes State Police Academy accepting applications for summer academy

LIMA — The Rhodes State College Police Academy is accepting applications for the Summer full-time Academy now through Monday, April 11.Academy c...

January 25th, 2022 |  


Community calendar

THURSDAY, JAN. 27• The Al-Anon Lunch Bunch AFG will be held beginning at 11:30 a.m. at Sidney First United Methodist Church, 230 E. Poplar St., ...

January 25th, 2022 |  


Out of the past

Out of the past

125 Years January 25, 1897Council during its meeting last night approved resolutions authorizing the mayor and clerk to sign deeds conveying the plant...

January 25th, 2022 |  


City record

Police logSUNDAY-5:30 p.m.: warrant. Brandy Louise Stamey, 32, of Sidney, was arrested on a warrant.-2:39 p.m.: warrant. Charman Kealoha Lani Fields, ...

January 24th, 2022 |  


Two Sidney men sentenced to nearly 30 years for child sex crimes

Two Sidney men sentenced to nearly 30 years for child sex crimes

SIDNEY - Two Sidney men were sentenced to nearly 30 years of combined prison time on child pornography charges, one in the Shelby County Common Pleas ...

January 24th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Thursday roundup: Fort Loramie beats Botkins, stays undefeated

FORT LORAMIE — Fort Loramie’s girls basketball squad built a nine-point lead by the end of the first quarter and pulled away from there to...

January 21st, 2022 |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Fort Loramie MLK Classic will continue

The first annual MLK Classic was successfully held in Fort Loramie last Sunday and plans for a second event on the corresponding date in 2023 are alre...

January 21st, 2022 |  


Girls basketball: Slow start hurts Sidney in 41-39 loss to Vandalia-Butler

Girls basketball: Slow start hurts Sidney in 41-39 loss to Vandalia-Butler

SIDNEY — Sidney showed in the last three quarters of a Miami Valley League crossover game on Wednesday it can still play with the league’s...

January 20th, 2022 updated: January 20th, 2022. |  


Tuesday roundup: Lehman Catholic breaks 3-game losing streak

SIDNEY — Lehman Catholic’s boys basketball team broke a three-game losing streak by beating Mississinawa Valley 38-34 in a nonconference g...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Boys basketball: Sidney hangs on, beats Piqua for 2nd time in 4 days

Boys basketball: Sidney hangs on, beats Piqua for 2nd time in 4 days

PIQUA — Sidney pulled away from Piqua in the third quarter of a Miami Valley League crossover game on Friday on its way to a 14-point win and wa...

January 18th, 2022 |  


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LIFE


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Siefring, Scholl to wed
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Okamoto

DUBLIN — Akira and Carly Okamoto, of Dublin, announce the birth of their son, John Henry Okamoto, born at 9:14 p.m. on Nov. 14, 2021 at Dublin M...

December 23rd, 2021 |  


Spaugy, Partin exchange vows in Florida

Spaugy, Partin exchange vows in Florida

PIQUA — Madalyn Ann Spaugy and Ryan Edward Partin, of Piqua, were recently married on Aug. 10, 2021.Madalyn is the daughter of James and Beverly...

December 21st, 2021 |  


Dave Shellhaas receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Dave Shellhaas receives Lifetime Achievement Award

By Melanie SpeicherSIDNEY — The Midwest Regional Educational Service Center (MRESC) has announced Dave Shellhaas as recipient of the Ohio Educat...

December 16th, 2021 |  


Millhouse, Molaei exchange vows

Millhouse, Molaei exchange vows

PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA — Elizabeth Millhouse, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Matthew Molaei, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, were united ...

December 9th, 2021 |  


Monnins celebrate 50 years

Monnins celebrate 50 years

RUSSIA — Dennis and Joan Monnin, of Russia, will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Saturday, Dec. 4, with a Mass at Saints Peter & Paul Ca...

December 3rd, 2021 |  


OPINION


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Vaccines are safe

The bottom three diets for 2022

The bottom three diets for 2022

Dear Readers,Last week we discussed U.S. News’ rankings of the top three diets for overall health, so it seems only balanced to examine the bott...

January 21st, 2022 |  


To our readers

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

January 21st, 2022 |  


Seek and you probably won’t find

Seek and you probably won’t find

Through every fault of my own, my phone goes missing on average, twice a week. Just about right now, I should be protesting that I’m really a ve...

January 20th, 2022 |  


A former student scores again

A former student scores again

Until the death of the president of Training, Solutions, Inc. in 2020 and the closing of the company, for decades I frequently taught courses in creat...

January 20th, 2022 |  


Contact Us

Federal and State:• President Joseph R. Biden, White House, Washington, D.C. 20500, 202-456-1111• Gov. Mike DeWine (R), Riffe Center, 30th...

January 20th, 2022 |  


Breaking down the best diets of 2022

Breaking down the best diets of 2022

Dear Readers,Just in time for many New Year’s resolutions, the US News and World Report has ranked the best diets. Coming in first for overall h...

January 14th, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


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The right frequency
The right frequency

The right frequency

DAYTON — Wright State University’s student-operated radio station, WWSU 106.9 FM, won a coveted 2021 ‘Spirit of College Radio Award,...

January 21st, 2022 |  


Victress Health and Wellness addresses patient, employer healthcare frustrations

ANNA — Victress Health and Wellness, located at 307B East Main Street in Anna, has expanded their family practice by launching a direct primary ...

January 21st, 2022 |  


A & B Machine promotes Cole to vice president of operations

A & B Machine promotes Cole to vice president of operations

SIDNEY — A & B Machine and Design, located at 2040 Commerce Drive in Sidney, is a high-volume, precision machining component and rapid proto...

January 21st, 2022 updated: January 21st, 2022. |  


For the love of sports

For the love of sports

FORT LORAMIE — Jared Hoying stayed connected to his hometown of Fort Loramie despite an active professional baseball career which has taken him ...

January 20th, 2022 |  


Healthy Business Council of Ohio Honors Celina Insurance Group

Healthy Business Council of Ohio Honors Celina Insurance Group

CELINA — Celina Insurance Group is among the recipients being honored by the 2022 Healthy Business Council of Ohio (HBCO) during the virtual awa...

January 18th, 2022 |  


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