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Friday drawingsMega Millions estimated jackpot: $130 millionPick 3 Midday: 5-2-6Pick 4 Midday: 4-4-0-8Pick 5 Midday: 5-9-6-1-5Powerball estimated jack...

January 24th, 2020 |  


Just drilling in the rain

Just drilling in the rain

Jerriod Campbell, of Cincinnati, drills a hole through bricks covering the building at 101 S. Ohio Ave. on Friday, Jan. 24. Campbell has been drilling...

January 24th, 2020 |  


GAC presents MadCap Puppets in ‘Twice Upon A Time’

GAC presents MadCap Puppets in ‘Twice Upon A Time’

SIDNEY — Aiden Legend, only child, is making funny faces into a mirror when it falls and breaks, accidentally propelling Aiden’s mirror im...

January 24th, 2020 |  


Local hero honored at movie premiere

Local hero honored at movie premiere

PIQUA — Thursday evening was the homecoming celebration William H. Pitsenbarger never got after his sacrifices during the Vietnam War.The local ...

January 24th, 2020 |  


GAC celebrates 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment

GAC celebrates 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment

SIDNEY — The Nineteenth Amendment states, “The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the Unite...

January 24th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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Thursday roundup: Botkins pulls away late from Houston
College update: Lessing surpasses 1,000 career points at UNOH

College update: Lessing surpasses 1,000 career points at UNOH

Fairlawn graduate Nathan Lessing is the only player in Shelby County Athletic League history to score over 2,000 points in his career, so it should co...

January 24th, 2020 |  


Girls basketball: Sidney beats Butler, secures MVL Valley Division title

Girls basketball: Sidney beats Butler, secures MVL Valley Division title

SIDNEY — Sidney’s girls basketball team has seen almost nothing but zone defenses in January as it has started its second round of Miami V...

January 23rd, 2020 updated: January 23rd, 2020. |  


Tuesday roundup: Fairlawn wins big at Triad

Tuesday roundup: Fairlawn wins big at Triad

NORTH LEWISBURG — Fairlawn had no problem earning a nonconference victory on Tuesday at Triad. The Jets built a 15-point lead by halftime and pu...

January 22nd, 2020 updated: January 22nd, 2020. |  


Boys basketball: Another balanced effort helps Sidney beat Northmont

Boys basketball: Another balanced effort helps Sidney beat Northmont

SIDNEY — Sidney senior guard Darren Taborn hasn’t minded his role as dominant scorer has subsided as the team has become more of an ensemb...

January 22nd, 2020 updated: January 22nd, 2020. |  


Monday roundup: Fairlawn can’t keep up with Piqua

Monday roundup: Fairlawn can’t keep up with Piqua

SIDNEY — Fairlawn couldn’t keep up with Piqua in a nonconference girls basketball on Monday. The Jets trailed by six points at halftime, a...

January 21st, 2020 updated: January 21st, 2020. |  


Boys basketball: Anna can’t keep up with Ottoville in Flyin’ to the Hoop

Boys basketball: Anna can’t keep up with Ottoville in Flyin’ to the Hoop

KETTERING — About 10 Anna players took advantage of their player passes and went down to Flyin’ to the Hoop at Trent Arena on Saturday and...

January 20th, 2020 updated: January 20th, 2020. |  


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LIFE


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Five generations
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Five generations

Five generations

Five generations of the Newcomb family recently posed for a photo. They are, back row left to right, great-grandmother Rebecca Puckett, of Conover, an...

January 23rd, 2020 updated: January 24th, 2020. |  


Today in history

Today is Thursday, Jan. 23, the 23rd day of 2020. There are 343 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Jan. 23, 1964, the 24th Am...

January 23rd, 2020 |  


Today in history

Today is Tuesday, Jan. 28, the 28th day of 2020. There are 338 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Jan. 28, 1973, a cease-fire...

January 23rd, 2020 |  


Today in history

Today is Wednesday, Jan. 22, the 22nd day of 2020. There are 344 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Jan. 22, 1998, Theodore K...

January 22nd, 2020 |  


Today in history

Today is Tuesday, Jan. 21, the 21st day of 2020. There are 345 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Jan. 21, 1861, Jefferson Da...

January 21st, 2020 |  


Today in history

Today is Monday, Jan. 20, the 20th day of 2020. There are 346 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Jan. 20, 2001, George Walker...

January 20th, 2020 |  


OPINION


To our readers

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

January 20th, 2020 |  


Contact Us

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

January 20th, 2020 |  


Fran’s Favorites: Granny Liddle’s applesauce cakes

Fran’s Favorites: Granny Liddle’s applesauce cakes

We completed our first year in office and how quickly it has gone!I have loved all the things I have done with children, cooking and new moms. I have ...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Keeping your diet on track

Keeping your diet on track

Dear Readers,Now that we are getting settled into the new year, many of us are working on getting healthier. There is so much information about diets,...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Blood drive set for Jan. 21

To the editor:Please mark your calendar for the Jan. 21 blood drive at the Sidney American Legion hall, located at 1265 N. Fourth Ave. From 11:30 a.m....

January 17th, 2020 |  


Sharing the love of one’s life

Sharing the love of one’s life

Thinking about what I am going to fill you in on this week brought to mind the dearest person to me on earth. Meet my husband Daniel Yoder! I got to k...

January 17th, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


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BBB warns of scholarship, financial aid scams

BBB warns of scholarship, financial aid scams

Paying for college can be overwhelming, which is why universities offer scholarships and financial aid to students who need assistance. While this fin...

January 19th, 2020 |  


DRMA releases its 2020 Manufacturing Top Issues List

DAYTON – The Dayton Region Manufacturers Association has released its 2020 Top Issues List.DRMA’s Government Relations Committee conducts ...

January 19th, 2020 |  


Closing of some brick-and-mortar retailers part of natural evolution

MUNCIE, Ind. – The national news has been filled with stories about the demise of brick-and-mortar retailers, but such closures are part of a na...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Leugers Insurance Agency welcomes new employees

Leugers Insurance Agency welcomes new employees

MARIA STEIN – Leugers Insurance Agency announced two new customer service representatives.Morgan Heuker joined Leugers Insurance Agency in Maria...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Midmark identifies trends that will affect how care is delivered in 2020

DAYTON – Midmark Corp., a leading provider of medical, dental and veterinary equipment, technology and services, identified six trends that will...

January 18th, 2020 |  


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