Tree seedling/rain barrel sale undeerway

SIDNEY — The Shelby Soil and Water Conservation District is taking orders for its annual tree seedling sale. Orders will be taken through Friday...

January 7th, 2020 |  


Anna FFA spreads Christmas cheer

Anna FFA spreads Christmas cheer

ANNA — As part of the Anna FFA’s yearly objectives to serve the community, members of the chapter volunteered their time at the FISH Thrif...

January 6th, 2020 |  


FORT LORAMIE — The 2020 West Ohio Agronomy Day will be held on Monday, Jan. 13. at St. Michael’s Hall in Fort Loramie. Doors open starting...

January 6th, 2020 |  



Keeping your Christmas ‘green’

Keeping your Christmas ‘green’

The Holidays are in full swing! Here are several ways to keep the environment in mind while having a fulfilling holiday season. Simple Reduce, Reuse, ...

December 21st, 2019 |  


Ready … Set … Action.

Ready … Set … Action.

SIDNEY — For OSU Extension educators, December and January are climactic. It is these months that we have spent the majority of fall planning fo...

December 10th, 2019 |  


Botkins FFA experiences success at the national level

Botkins FFA experiences success at the national level

BOTKINS — Botkins FFA had an eventful fall season.As the dairy team finished first in the state last spring they had the chance to travel to Ind...

December 2nd, 2019 |  


The Muleskinner Band to perform at SWCD banquet

FORT LORAMIE — The Shelby Soil and Water Conservation District’s 73rd annual meeting and banquet will be held on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019. T...

November 25th, 2019 |  


Maurer completes internship with Ohio Beef Council

MARYSVILLE — Megan Maurer, of Fort Loramie, recently completed an internship with the Ohio Beef Council in Marysville, Ohio.During her internshi...

November 25th, 2019 |  


Be a mirror-diator

Be a mirror-diator

I came to Shelby County prepared to be an educator. I knew 4-H and I was confident in my ability to be a good educator. I can develop and administer p...

November 20th, 2019 |  


Outstanding 4-H’ers set the bar

Outstanding 4-H’ers set the bar

Each year, Shelby County 4-H recognizes remarkable 4-H teens who work earnestly to make a positive impact on the local community. Nominations are acce...

November 5th, 2019 |