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Holy Angels continues faith, academics, service growth


SIDNEY — Holy Angels Catholic School continues to grow in faith, academics, and service.

A message from Russia School superintendent


RUSSIA — “It’s hard to believe that the first semester is over, and we are already a month into the second semester. So far, it has been an exceptional school year. We’re particularly excited about the ongoing construction of the new addition, which is generating a palpable sense of enthusiasm in the building,” said Russia Local School Superintendent Steve Rose.

Jackson Center School sees achievements, celebrations in 2023


JACKSON CENTER — The 2022-23 Jackson Center School year was filled with achievement and celebration.

Edison State Community College celebrates 50 years


PIQUA — Celebrating 50 years of service, Edison State Community College remains committed to providing the communities it serves with the best education and resources possible, and the College has continued to experience success and growth.

Whittier Early Childhood Center enrollment open


SIDNEY – Sidney City Schools offers preschool to children ages 3-5 at Whittier Early Childhood Center. Preschool registration for the 2024-25 school year opens on March 4, 2024.

Sidney City Schools sets kindergarten registration, screening


SIDNEY – Sidney City Schools has set its kindergarten screening and registration for the 2024-25 school year for Tuesday, May 21, 2024, for Longfellow Primary School and Wednesday, May 22, 2024, for Emerson Primary School. Both screenings will take place at Longfellow Primary at 1250 Park St. Appointments can be made beginning Monday, March 4, 2024.

Edison State hosting STNA Classes in March and April


PIQUA — Edison State Community College will host two State Tested Nursing Assistant (STNA) training sessions. The first session will begin on March 11, 2024, and the second session will begin on April 2, 2024. This course provides students with local classroom and clinical training led by experienced instructors and allows them to begin working as an STNA in a few short weeks.

9th annual Shelby County Science Day held


ANNA — The Shelby County Science Day was held at Anna Local High School for Shelby County students, grades 5-12 on Thursday, Feb. 1. Students from Anna High School and Jackson Center Middle School completed science research projects and presented their findings to area professionals, researchers, and educators.

Edison State to host RN to BSN Information Fair


PIQUA — Edison State Community College is hosting a Registered Nurse (RN) to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Information Fair on Friday, March 8, 2024, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Emerson Center at the Piqua Campus. During the event, current nursing students and practicing nurses can learn about the opportunities available to them in pursuing a baccalaureate degree.

Seniors win state Americanism contest


SIDNEY — Christian Academy Schools are congratulating seniors Evan Michael, son of Ted and Janay Michael, of Sidney, and Josalin Morris, daughter of Joe and Amanda Morris, of Botkins, for being state winners of the American Legion’s Americanism and Government Test. Michael’s and Morris’s scores have won them a trip to Washington DC, which they will go on the end of February.


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