NEWS


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Out of the past

Let yourself go

ONGOING• Packer Historical Center, 112 W. Main St., Anna, is open Wednesdays and Sundays froom 1 to 4 p.m.• The Piqua Public Library is cu...

July 8th, 2020 |  


VBS planned

SIDNEY— Redeemer Lutheran Church will be holding a one-day Vacation Bible School on Aug. 1, 2020, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.All snacks and meals (...

July 8th, 2020 |  


Out of the past

Out of the past

125 YearsJuly 8, 1895A run that started on the Shelby County Bank at Anna on Saturday continued this morning and by noon every dollar in the bank had ...

July 8th, 2020 |  


County record

Sheriff’s logWEDNESDAY-1:55 p.m.: reckless operation. Deputies responded to a report of a Jeep all over the roadway at state Route 274 and state...

July 7th, 2020 updated: July 8th, 2020. |  


City record

Police logTUESDAY-6:35 p.m.: criminal damage. Police responded to a report a vehicle was damaged in the 700 block of Countryside Lane.-3:30 p.m.: tele...

July 7th, 2020 updated: July 8th, 2020. |  


SPORTS


Who are the best offensive football players Ohio State has faced in the last three decades?

Who are the best offensive football players Ohio State has faced in the last three decades?

When the Big Ten Network announced its all-decade team last week it reminded me how many great players I have seen play against Ohio State in writing ...

July 6th, 2020 |  


Anna unveiling new athletic training center Sunday

Anna unveiling new athletic training center Sunday

ANNA — Anna fans can take a tour of a new training center for all the school’s athletes on Sunday.Anna Athletic Boosters is holding a ribb...

July 3rd, 2020 updated: July 4th, 2020. |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: The pandemic of 1918 and sports

During the current coronavirus pandemic, many historical references are being made to the 1918 “Spanish flu” that claimed an estimated 675...

July 3rd, 2020 |  


Football: Teams gearing up for season in face of unknowns

Football: Teams gearing up for season in face of unknowns

SIDNEY — After two months of isolation, area football coaches said June wasn’t much different from normal years in terms of teams’ p...

July 2nd, 2020 |  


Versailles grad McEldowney heading to IU East

Versailles grad McEldowney heading to IU East

Kami McEldowney, a 5-8 guard from Versailles, Ohio, who played this past two seasons at NCAA Division II Urbana University, has signed a letter of int...

June 26th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


1:38 pm |    
Couple celebrates 50 years
12:40 pm |    
Nature’s little helpers

Kremer

NEW BREMEN — Justin and Stacey Kremer, of New Bremen, announce the birth of their son Logan Kremer, June 22, 2020, at 1:06 a.m. at Wilson Memori...

July 8th, 2020 |  


Today in history

Today is Wednesday, July 8, the 190th day of 2020. There are 176 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On July 8, 2000, Venus Willi...

July 8th, 2020 |  


Today in history

Today is Tuesday, July 7, the 189th day of 2020. There are 177 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On July 7, 1865, four people w...

July 7th, 2020 |  


Today in history

Today is Monday, July 6, the 188th day of 2020. There are 178 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On July 6, 1942, Anne Frank, he...

July 6th, 2020 |  


Today in history

Today is Sunday, July 5, the 187th day of 2020. There are 179 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On July 5, 1947, Larry Doby mad...

July 5th, 2020 |  


Today in history

Today is Saturday, June 27, the 179th day of 2020. There are 187 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On June 27, 1991, Supreme Co...

June 27th, 2020 |  


OPINION


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NKTelco begins promotion

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To our readers

The healthy way to eat out

The healthy way to eat out

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...

July 3rd, 2020 |  


Taking it easy

Taking it easy

Somehow Sundays just put a relaxing slant on everything. I’m not sure what it really is, perhaps, it is the family times or the fact that itR...

July 3rd, 2020 |  


This is the story of John and Eliza. It is a Civil War love story. It is also a story of war, death, disease and battle. But most of all, it is a stor...

July 3rd, 2020 |  


World War II veteran tells his story

World War II veteran tells his story

If all goes as planned, on July 4, 2020, Harry Christy, 98, will be riding in the Miami County of Ohio parade, organized by the Miami Valley Veterans ...

July 2nd, 2020 |  


Respond to the 2020 census

Respond to the 2020 census

The 2020 census is underway and our efforts to count every single Ohioan will not stop because of the pandemic. Ohioans can respond to the census safe...

July 2nd, 2020 |  


To our readers

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

June 29th, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


Midwest Electric plans for the future with a new hire, position changes

Midwest Electric plans for the future with a new hire, position changes

ST. MARYS – Midwest Electric is planning for the future with a new employee hire and several internal position changes.Joel Johns (St. Marys) is...

July 3rd, 2020 |  


Our Home Family Resource Center director to retire

CELINA – Kathy Mescher, director of Our Home Family Resource Center, has announced her plans for retirement effective Dec. 1.In light of this ne...

July 3rd, 2020 |  


New retailer offers big discounts

New retailer offers big discounts

SIDNEY – When new merchandise arrives at his store, Jason Warner doesn’t know what treasures he might find.“It’s kind of like ...

July 1st, 2020 |  


Pilates For Life opens 2nd location in Botkins

Pilates For Life opens 2nd location in Botkins

BOTKINS – With increased growth and requests for additional hours, Pilates for Life announced the opening of a second Pilates studio located at ...

July 1st, 2020 |  


BBB-Dayton’s Community Honor goes to Oregon District Business Association

DAYTON – Better Business Bureau serving Dayton and the Miami Valley announced the Oregon District Business Association is the recipient of BBB&#...

June 27th, 2020 |  


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