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Out of the past

Out of the past

125 Years Ago October 19, 1894At the afternoon session of the bi-monthly teachers meeting Saturday, W.J. Emmons, county examiner, read a paper on R...

October 19th, 2019 |  


Manchester appointed to vice-chair of Primary and Secondary Education Committee

COLUMBUS – State Rep. Susan Manchester (R-Waynesfield) was named vice-chairwoman of the House Primary and Secondary Education Committee by Ohio ...

October 18th, 2019 |  


On the agendas

Sidney City Schools Board of EducationSIDNEY — The Sidney City Schools Board of Education will meet Monday, Oct. 21, at 6 p.m. at the board offi...

October 18th, 2019 |  


County record

County record

Sheriff’s logFRIDAY-10:57 a.m.: scam. Deputies were dispatched 15151 State Route 119 in Dinsmore Township on the report of a scam call.-8:13 a.m...

October 18th, 2019 |  


McGlinch promoted at Midmark

McGlinch promoted at Midmark

DAYTON – Midmark Corp., a provider of medical, dental and veterinary equipment, technology and services, announced that Monique McGlinch was pro...

October 18th, 2019 |  


UNOH College of Applied Technologies hosts open house, scholarship testing

LIMA – The University of Northwestern Ohio’s College of Applied Technologies will hold an open house at the UNOH Event Center, 1450 North ...

October 18th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: 70 years ago: No way to start a school year

Sports Extra with Dave Ross: 70 years ago: No way to start a school year

The beginning of a new school year is normally a routine rite of late summer and also an indication that it’s time for high school football. In ...

October 18th, 2019 |  


College update: Francis earns MEAC defensive player of the week honors again

Fairlawn graduate Audrey Francis is making a habit of earning Mountain East Conference accolades this season in her junior year with the Wheeling Jesu...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Volleyball: Fort Loramie’s McKenzie Hoelscher named SCAL player of the year

Volleyball: Fort Loramie’s McKenzie Hoelscher named SCAL player of the year

Fort Loramie’s McKenzie Hoelscher didn’t take the court much last season. A year later, she’s proven herself as the best in the Shel...

October 17th, 2019 updated: October 17th, 2019. |  


Area football preview: Anna to host Coldwater in MAC showdown

Area football preview: Anna to host Coldwater in MAC showdown

Anna is looking to beat Coldwater for consecutive seasons for the first time since joining the Midwest Athletic Conference on Friday. The Rockets will...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Football: Sidney prepping for improved West Carrollton

Football: Sidney prepping for improved West Carrollton

SIDNEY — As an opponent, West Carrollton has been counted on as an easy victory for most Miami Valley League teams for a nearly a decade.The Pir...

October 16th, 2019 updated: October 16th, 2019. |  


Tuesday roundup: Sidney opens tournament with 5-4 win over Belmont

Tuesday roundup: Sidney opens tournament with 5-4 win over Belmont

SIDNEY — Michael Koester made Sidney’s fifth penalty kick in a shootout in a Division I sectional opener on Tuesday to lift the squad to a...

October 16th, 2019 updated: October 16th, 2019. |  


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LIFE


Today in history

Today is Friday, Oct. 18, the 291st day of 2019. There are 74 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 18, 1977, West German c...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Thursday, Oct. 17, the 290th day of 2019. There are 75 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 17, 1979, Mother Tere...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Wednesday, Oct. 16, the 289th day of 2019. There are 76 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 16, 1962, the Cuban ...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Poling

ST. HENRY — Jason and Kelly Poling, of St. Henry, announce the birth of their daughter, Sadie Lou Poling, Sept. 28, 2019, at 9:22 a.m. at Joint ...

October 15th, 2019 |  


City to begin leaf collection

City to begin leaf collection

SIDNEY — Sidney city crews will begin the annual fall leaf collection service Oct. 28.City crews will have one truck in each zone of the attache...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Today in history

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2019. There are 77 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 15, 1991, despite sexu...

October 15th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Breasts and a need to know

Breasts and a need to know

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. I know the stories of survivors of this disease as well as the stories of several women who did not live. An...

October 17th, 2019 |  


To our readers

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

October 15th, 2019 |  


Voting is best with plenty of spoilers

Voting is best with plenty of spoilers

It’s rare these days to watch a movie or TV show that hasn’t been ruined by spoilers. It seems like it takes more work to not know about s...

October 14th, 2019 |  


There’s still more to do

There’s still more to do

For far too long, prescription pain medication, heroin, and fentanyl have broken families apart and devastated communities in Ohio. In 2017, our opioi...

October 14th, 2019 |  


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...

October 14th, 2019 |  


Fran’s Favorites: Tea Time

Fran’s Favorites: Tea Time

I spent a couple of days in Cleveland this past week meeting with lots of people working to get the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library kicked o...

October 12th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Rhodes State participates in TechCred employer reimbursement program

LIMA – Rhodes State College announced its participation in the new TechCred employer reimbursement program launched by Lt. Gov. Jon Husted this ...

October 19th, 2019 |  


McGlinch promoted at Midmark

McGlinch promoted at Midmark

DAYTON – Midmark Corp., a provider of medical, dental and veterinary equipment, technology and services, announced that Monique McGlinch was pro...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Ohio’s unemployment rate increases in September

COLUMBUS – Ohio’s unemployment rate was 4.2 percent in September, up from 4.1 percent in August.Ohio’s nonagricultural wage and sala...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Cargill to invest $225 million at facility in Sidney

SIDNEY – Cargill is expanding its integrated soybean crush and refined oils facility in Sidney to better serve area farmers and to meet growing ...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Winterize your home and car

Winterize your home and car

Winter is just around the corner and it’s time to start preparing your home and car for the harsh weather ahead. Cold weather can cause a multit...

October 17th, 2019 |  


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