On the agendas

Hardin-Houston Board of EducationHOUSTON — The Hardin-Houston Board of Education will have a work session on capital improvements Monday, Jan. 1...

January 15th, 2016 updated: January 15th, 2016. |  


Heitkamp wins geography bee

Heitkamp wins geography bee

MINSTER — AJ Heitkamp, eighth grade, son of Brad and Tracy Heitkamp, won the 2016 ‘school-level’ National Geography Bee.The school b...

January 15th, 2016 |  


EPA: Test for radon this month

DAYTON — January is National Radon Action Month.Radon is a colorless, odorless soil gas that can build up in homes and may pose an increased ris...

January 15th, 2016 |  



Kindergarten screening for New Bremen Elementary

NEW BREMEN — The annual Kindergarten Screening for New Bremen Elementary School will be held in the elementary library on Tuesday, April 12, and...

January 15th, 2016 updated: January 15th, 2016. |  


County record

Sheriff’s logFRIDAY-2:17 p.m.: information call. Honda personnel called the Sheriff’s Office to say they fired an employee for bringing a ...

January 15th, 2016 updated: January 15th, 2016. |  


Marriage licenses/divorces/dissolutions

SIDNEY — The following people applied for marriage licenses in Shelby County between Nov. 18, 2015, and Jan. 14, 2016:Randall Barga and Stephani...

January 15th, 2016 |  


Threading a 2,600-pound steel beam

Threading a 2,600-pound steel beam

SIDNEY — It was as easy as threading a needle. But instead of a piece of thread going into the eye of the needle, it was a steel beam going into...

January 15th, 2016 |  


Warming Center open Sat./Sun. nights

SIDNEY — The Warming Center of Shelby County will open at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16, and Sunday, Jan. 17, facility officials said.The Warming ...

January 15th, 2016 |  


City record

Police logFRIDAY-4:03 a.m.: parole violation. Police arrested Eric Wolf, 28, 411 Tow Path Trail, Piqua, on a warrant.THURSDAY-7:59 p.m.: burglary. Cur...

January 15th, 2016 updated: January 15th, 2016. |  


Michigan State University Dean’s List

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Michigan State University has announced that Cassandra Bruns, daughter of Scot Bruns, of Russia, and Jeanie Riethman, of F...

January 15th, 2016 updated: January 15th, 2016. |