NEWS


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City record
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May Days Street Festival
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Life during the Civil War
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From the farm to the plate
Let’s Back the Blue activities begin Sunday

Let’s Back the Blue activities begin Sunday

ST. MARYS – Activities for Let’s Back the Blue during the week of May 15-21 will include a blood drive, 5K run and a display of blue light...

May 13th, 2022 |  


Bernhold earns President’s Club award

MINSTER — Bruce Bernhold of M.C. Bernhold Insurance Agency, Minster, Ohio, has achieved the President’s Club distinction with Auto-Owners ...

May 13th, 2022 |  


Ohio Wesleyan announces dean’s list

DELAWARE — Ohio Wesleyan University has announced its dean’s list for the 2022 spring semester. To qualify for dean’s list recogniti...

May 13th, 2022 |  


Twenty One Barrels to host first Music in the Vines Series

Twenty One Barrels to host first Music in the Vines Series

BRADFORD — Twenty One Barrels, a small craft cidery and winery located near the border of Darke and Miami counties, will be hosting their first ...

May 13th, 2022 |  


Retired teachers announce scholarship recipient

SIDNEY —The Shelby County Retured Teachers Association recently awarded Ethan Pleiman with its annual $500 scholarship.Pleiman is a 2019 graduat...

May 13th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Wednesday roundup: Sidney loses doubleheader in Greenville

Wednesday roundup: Sidney loses doubleheader in Greenville

GREENVILLE — Sidney’s softball squad finished the season with two run-rule losses to Greenville at Stebbins Field on Wednesday in Miami Va...

May 12th, 2022 |  


Baseball: Late hit lifts Houston over Lima Bath at Day Air Ballpark

Baseball: Late hit lifts Houston over Lima Bath at Day Air Ballpark

DAYTON — Houston has struggled to get hits in tight situations with runners on base, and that’s contributed to the squad losing six games ...

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


Tuesday softball roundup: Fort Loramie earns run-rule win to start tourney

Tuesday softball roundup: Fort Loramie earns run-rule win to start tourney

FORT LORAMIE — Fort Loramie started postseason play with an 11-0 win over Springfield Catholic Central in a Division IV sectional opener on Tues...

May 11th, 2022 |  


Tuesday baseball/boys tennis roundup: Lehman season ends in D-II sectional tournament

Tuesday baseball/boys tennis roundup: Lehman season ends in D-II sectional tournament

TROY — Lehman Catholic’s boys tennis squad had three athletes come up just short of earning a district berth in the Division II sectional ...

May 11th, 2022 |  


Monday roundup: Sidney, Anna softball fall in tourney openers

NEW CARLISLE — Sidney couldn’t keep up with New Carlisle Tecumseh in a Division I sectional softball opener on Monday and lost 13-3 in fiv...

May 10th, 2022 |  


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LIFE


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Five generations
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Couple celebrates 25 years
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Larger celebrates 90 years
Albers celebrates 90 years

Albers celebrates 90 years

MINSTER — The family of Margaret Albers is hosting an open house in honor of her 90th birthday from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 15, at Egypt Scho...

May 4th, 2022 |  


Boeckman

MARIA STEIN — Nick and Jenna Boeckman, of Maria Stein, announce the birth of their daughter, Valerie Anne Boeckman, born on April 22, 2022 at 5:...

April 28th, 2022 |  


Couple celebrates 50 years

Couple celebrates 50 years

SIDNEY — Bob and Elaine Echols, of Sidney, will celebrate 50 years of marriage on April 28, 2022.Bob and Elaine were surprised this past Sunday,...

April 26th, 2022 |  


Poeppelman to celebrate 90th birthday

Poeppelman to celebrate 90th birthday

FORT LORAMIE — Tom Poeppelman will celebrate his 90th birthday on May 1 at Redskin Memorial Park Pavilion, 605 E. Park St., Fort Loramie.The cel...

April 25th, 2022 |  


Walterbusch

RUSSIA — Brad and Claire Walterbusch, of Russia, announce the birth of their daughter, Ivy Juliana Walterbusch, born at 9:34 p.m. on March 20, 2...

April 19th, 2022 |  


OPINION


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To our readers

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The blessings in grief
Shelby County Board of DD strives to help all shine

Shelby County Board of DD strives to help all shine

My name is Jackie Ward, and I’ve been raising a child served by the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities since 2014. Doing this, I&...

May 12th, 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...

May 11th, 2022 |  


Utility aggregation continues to save consumers money

Utility aggregation continues to save consumers money

Some weeks ago, I was in the final edits of a guest editorial touting the monetary savings residents had received resulting from utility aggregation w...

May 10th, 2022 |  


May is National Foster Care Awareness month

May is National Foster Care Awareness month

May is National Foster Care Awareness Month, a time dedicated to raising awareness for all of the children and youth in foster care. It is also a time...

May 9th, 2022 |  


To our readers

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

May 8th, 2022 |  


Fast food’s impact on public health

Fast food’s impact on public health

Dear Readers: One day last week, I found myself busy during the lunch hour and didn’t stop to eat until around 2 p.m. I went to a fast-food rest...

May 6th, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


UVMC recognized with ‘A’ Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

TROY — UVMC received an “A” Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade for spring 2022. This national distinction, which also was achieved in th...

May 10th, 2022 |  


Troy Community Shred Day set for May 14

TROY — Do you want to safely dispose of sensitive papers such as bank statements; credit cards and application forms; pay stubs; old bills; tax ...

May 6th, 2022 |  


Sidney Tractor Supply: ‘Try Before You Buy’

SIDNEY – Tractor Supply Company is hosting its annual Try Before You Buy event, inviting customers in the Sidney area to stop by on Saturday, Ma...

May 6th, 2022 |  


Husted announces TechCred results for March

COLUMBUS — Ohio Lt. Gov. Jon Husted, who serves as director of the Governor’s Office of Workforce Transformation, has announced the result...

May 6th, 2022 |  


Osgood Bank introduces new youth savings account

Osgood Bank introduces new youth savings account

OSGOOD — Osgood Bank has announced it has created an account and a special program designed specifically for youth savers. The Osgood Bank Youth...

May 2nd, 2022 |  


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