Kaplan elected SAR president

Kaplan elected SAR president

TROY — Steve Kaplan, of Troy, formerly of Sidney, has been elected president of the Sons of the American Revolution, Richard Montgomery Chapter ...

January 16th, 2016 |  


Ohio Department of Education releases school report card data

Ohio Department of Education releases school report card data

SIDNEY — Data for Ohio School Report Cards have started to be released. So far the graduation rate, K-3 Literacy and Prepared for Success rankin...

January 16th, 2016 |  


Croft begins new role as member of Sidney BOE

Croft begins new role as member of Sidney BOE

SIDNEY — For 14 years, Mandi Croft attended board of education meetings with her teacher’s hat on. Or she attended them as the parent of t...

January 16th, 2016 |  



Nevada man killed in crash on U.S. 33

WAPAKONETA — A 37-year-old Las Vegas man was killed in a crash on U.S. 33 Thursday.Peter Charles Weitz was taken to St. Rita’s Medical Cen...

January 15th, 2016 |  


13 indicted in Common Pleas Court Thursday

13 indicted in Common Pleas Court Thursday

SIDNEY — The following people were indicted by a Shelby County grand jury on Thursday, Jan. 14:• Anthony Aikin, 29, was indicted on one co...

January 15th, 2016 |  


Egbert elected NK BOE president

NEW KNOXVILLE — Members of the New Knoxville Local Schools Board of Education elected Shawn Egbert their president and Brian Lammers their vice ...

January 15th, 2016 |  


Bones found in Mercer County declared human

CELINA — Experts that examined bones and other evidence from a site at Grand Lake St. Marys have determined at least some of the bones were huma...

January 15th, 2016 |  


Motorcycle Ohio Rider Education registration begins Jan. 25

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Public Safety’s Motorcycle Ohio Rider Education Program online registration begins Monday, Jan. 25, at 8...

January 15th, 2016 |  


Programming may resume on public access channel

SIDNEY — Programming may resume on a local public access TV channel that currently is dark.Sidney City Council Monday night directed City Manage...

January 15th, 2016 |  


Museum plans speakeasy dinner

VERSAILLES — The Versailles Area Museum has announced that Jan. 30 is the deadline to purchase tickets to its Historic Dinner, scheduled for Feb...

January 15th, 2016 |