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Out of the past
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Remembering the lost
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Walking to end slavery
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Forestry Field Day
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Putting a smile on his face
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Building Star House

Grand jury indicts local man for arson

SIDNEY — A area man has been charged for allegedly setting fire to a Sidney home on Sept. 24. He was one of 21 people indicted by the Shelby Cou...

October 21st, 2018 |  


Monday to Friday forecast

Monday to Friday forecast

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October 21st, 2018 |  


China ads target U.S. farmers

China ads target U.S. farmers

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — China’s propaganda machine has taken aim at American soybean farmers as part of its high-stakes trade war with the Trum...

October 21st, 2018 |  


Horsemen support farm foundation

COLUMBUS — In a continued effort to strengthen ties within the agriculture community, Ohio Farm Bureau and the Ohio Horsemen’s Benevolent ...

October 21st, 2018 |  


ODNR funding deadline nears

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will accept new grant applications for the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) un...

October 21st, 2018 |  


Farm Bureau partners with students

COLUMBUS — Two projects to attract middle and high school students to careers in agriculture have been announced by the Ohio Farm Bureau Foundat...

October 21st, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Volleyball: Fort Loramie, Riverside, Lehman Catholic advance to sectional finals

Volleyball: Fort Loramie, Riverside, Lehman Catholic advance to sectional finals

COVINGTON — Fort Loramie is used to being among the top few seeds in the Dayton Division IV sectional tournament. And though the young Redskins ...

October 21st, 2018 updated: October 21st, 2018. |  


Area football roundup: Huelskamp ties records in Anna’s 41-13 win over Parkway

Area football roundup: Huelskamp ties records in Anna’s 41-13 win over Parkway

ANNA — Anna built a four-touchdown lead by the end of the first quarter and cruised to a 41-13 Midwest Athletic Conference win over Parkway on F...

October 20th, 2018 updated: October 21st, 2018. |  


Lehman Catholic rallies in second half to beat Perry

Lehman Catholic rallies in second half to beat Perry

PERRY TOWNSHIP — Lehman Catholic continues to haunt Lima Perry.For the second straight season, the Cavaliers put a huge damper on the Commodores...

October 19th, 2018 updated: October 21st, 2018. |  


Turnovers hurt Sidney in 27-9 loss to Butler

Turnovers hurt Sidney in 27-9 loss to Butler

SIDNEY — Turnovers in rainy conditions cost Sidney for the second consecutive week in a Greater Western Ohio Conference American North Division ...

October 19th, 2018 updated: October 20th, 2018. |  


Thursday roundup: Sidney, Lehman Catholic boys soccer teams fall in sectionals

Thursday roundup: Sidney, Lehman Catholic boys soccer teams fall in sectionals

BEAVERCREEK — Sidney’s season ended in a sectional semifinal loss at Beavercreek on Thursday. The Beavers are the defending Div. I state c...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Boys soccer: Botkins falls 3-2 in overtime to Miami East

Boys soccer: Botkins falls 3-2 in overtime to Miami East

BOTKINS — Botkins stormed back to force overtime in a Division III sectional semifinal on Thursday, but Miami East scored a goal less than a min...

October 19th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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Tootie trots to CarStar
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Seigle named September teen

‘Night of Pampering’ Thursday

SIDNEY — DayBreak Adult Day Services, 2901 Fair Road, will host “A Night of Pampering,” Thursday, Oct. 25, from 6 to 9 p.m.This adul...

October 21st, 2018 |  


Today in history

Today is Sunday, Oct. 21, the 294th day of 2018. There are 71 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 21, 1971, President Ric...

October 21st, 2018 |  


Today in history

Today is Saturday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2018. There are 72 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 20, 1973, in the so-...

October 20th, 2018 |  


Sidney Masonic Temple to host blood drive

Sidney Masonic Temple to host blood drive

SIDNEY — “Faith, Hope, Cure” is the National Breast Cancer Awareness Month theme for the Sidney Masonic Temple community blood drive...

October 19th, 2018 |  


American Heart Association announces new Kids Heart Challenge

DAYTON — Students in elementary schools in Dayton and around the country have a new way to move their bodies toward heart health, earn benefits ...

October 19th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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We need to be taught to tell the truth

We need to be taught to tell the truth

We all know that lying is wrong, and we’ve been taught that lying not only hurts us, but everyone that is involved in the situation. Some psycho...

October 21st, 2018 |  


Granddaughter dates strange creatures

Dear Grandparenting: I understand that modern grandkids don’t date members of the opposite sex like we did. Going steady is falling out of fashi...

October 21st, 2018 |  


Voting in Shelby County has never been easier

Voting in Shelby County has never been easier

Voting in Shelby County’s Nov. 6 general election is underway and voting has never been easier! Let me first tell you about Ohio’s ‘...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Vote for Jordan for Congress

To the editor:I strongly urge you to vote for Jim Jordan. His opponent supports Medicare for all. Socialized medicine in other words. Does she say who...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Vote ‘NO’ on Issue 1

Vote ‘NO’ on Issue 1

As the upcoming election draws near I would strongly encourage everyone — Democrat — Republican — Independents — Green Party &...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Vote “YES” for Sidney City Schools

To the editor:Strong schools are the foundation of successful communities. There are many reasons the Sidney City Schools need our support in the upco...

October 19th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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Bruno’s reopens
Three join Garmann/Miller firm

Three join Garmann/Miller firm

MINSTER — Garmann/Miller Architects-Engineers has added three professionals across various disciplines to its full-service design team.Ted Musie...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Ohio Living makes Fortune list

COLUMBUS — Ohio Living, one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit, multi-site aging services organizations, has been nationally ranked on...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Credit union supports hospital

DAYTON — Universal 1 Credit Union has announced its participation in Shop for Miracles, a one-day Credit Unions for Kids program raising funds f...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Mantor Truck adds U-Haul

SIDNEY — U-Haul Company of Massachusetts and Ohio Inc. has announced that Mantor Truck & Auto LLC has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dea...

October 12th, 2018 |  


Crown Healthcare Group buys Versailles Health Care Center for $7.1 million

Crown Healthcare Group buys Versailles Health Care Center for $7.1 million

VERSAILLES — Crown Healthcare Group has acquired Versailles Health Care Center from Covenant Care in a $7.1 million purchase.As a result of the ...

October 11th, 2018 |  


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