NEWS


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.• Martial arts cl...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Sidney ski enthusiasts have many area options

Sidney ski enthusiasts have many area options

SIDNEY — If you live in Sidney you don’t have to travel far away to find a great downhill skiing experience. No expensive trips to Aspen o...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Russia honors students

RUSSIA — Russia Local School has released its honor roll for the second nine weeks of the 2021-22 school year.Highest honors (4.0) Grade 7: Anni...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Lottery

Wednesday drawingsMega Millions estimated jackpot: $376 millionPick 3 Midday: 9-0-0Pick 4 Midday: 9-3-1-1Pick 5 Midday: 9-6-9-4-3Powerball estimated j...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Belmont releases dean’s list

NASHVILLE, Tenn, — Belmont Universityhas released its dean’s list for the fall 2021 semester. Eligibility is based on a minimum course loa...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Wright State Lake Campus grad works on the high seas for NOAA

Wright State Lake Campus grad works on the high seas for NOAA

DAYTON — For a Midwesterner, Ben Strang spends a lot of time on the water. The 2021 Wright State University–Lake Campus graduate is an obs...

January 19th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


First annual MLK Classic at Fort Loramie a big success

First annual MLK Classic at Fort Loramie a big success

Celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the first ever Fort Loramie High School MLK Classic combined leadership and educationa...

January 18th, 2022 |  


Saturday roundup: Russia falls to New Bremen in OT

Saturday roundup: Russia falls to New Bremen in OT

RUSSIA — Russia couldn’t hold on to a big early lead and lost 65-64 in overtime to New Bremen on Saturday at Clair C. Naveau Gymnasium.The...

January 17th, 2022 |  


Friday roundup: Big 1st, 3rd quarters help Sidney crush Piqua

SIDNEY — Sidney’s boys basketball squad crushed Piqua 58-44 in a Miami Valley League crossover game on Friday.The Yellow Jackets built a 1...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Russia, Botkins, Anna, Fort Loramie covered by ScoresBroadcast, WMVR Saturday and Sunday

Russia, Botkins, Anna, Fort Loramie covered by ScoresBroadcast, WMVR Saturday and Sunday

Sunday’s first-ever Martin Luther King Classic at Fort Loramie High School brings together several of the state’s top-ranked boys teams fo...

January 15th, 2022 updated: January 16th, 2022. |  


Wednesday/Thursday roundup: Sidney crushes Piqua to improve to 12-3

Wednesday/Thursday roundup: Sidney crushes Piqua to improve to 12-3

SIDNEY — Sidney’s girls basketball team cruised to a 67-22 victory over Piqua on Wednesday in a Miami Valley League Valley Division game.T...

January 14th, 2022 updated: January 15th, 2022. |  


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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 |  


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The blessings of wildlife

The blessings of wildlife

You know, when I was a very young girl, and we lived in the famous Amish country of Holmes County, Ohio, we seldom if ever had venison since deer were...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Attacking arthritis head-on

Attacking arthritis head-on

Dear Readers: Many of us aren’t as young as we used to be when it comes to physical activities. Maybe you were once a runner, and now the knees ...

January 7th, 2022 |  


Did you make it through the holidays free of anger, illness, depression, and drunks at the table arguing about religion or politics?Fully vaccinated a...

January 7th, 2022 |  


Reflections from 2022

Reflections from 2022

It is officially 2022! Like many, the beginning of the year makes me take a look back on where we came from.Having been in the developmental disabilit...

January 7th, 2022 |  


100 years later, the impact of water skiing on both Ohio and the Sunshine State continues

100 years later, the impact of water skiing on both Ohio and the Sunshine State continues

It grew from one man’s dream on a Minnesota lake to a Hollywood darling, from a pastime to a sport, and changed the economic landscape of a stat...

January 6th, 2022 |  


Contemplating the new year

Contemplating the new year

“And that’s another thing,” Herb said, with finality, “Changing that dang year on everything we write, every January. Goes aga...

January 6th, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


NKTelco announces expansion of multi-gig network

NEW KNOXVILLE — NKTelco, a leading communications provider in Ohio, announced plans Tuesday to expand their Fiber-To-The-Premise system in Versa...

January 18th, 2022 |  


Progress submissions deadline set for Jan. 21

SIDNEY — The Sidney Daily News is preparing for the publication of its annual Progress Editions in February.The special sections will be publish...

January 17th, 2022 updated: January 19th, 2022. |  


AEP Ohio honored for Hurricane Ida storm support

GAHANNA - AEP Ohio, an American Electric Power (AEP) company, has been honored by Edison Electric Institute (EEI) as one of its Emergency Response Awa...

January 14th, 2022 |  


Midmark offering $20,000 technical scholarship

DAYTON — Midmark Corp., the only clinical environmental design company providing medical, dental and veterinary solutions that enable a better e...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Jim Melia appointed new administrator of Fair Haven

Jim Melia appointed new administrator of Fair Haven

SIDNEY — A new administrator is at the helm of Fair Haven Shelby County Home.Jim Melia was selected by Shelby County Commissioners Julie Ehemann...

January 11th, 2022 |  


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