America needs old-fashioned revival of decency

America needs old-fashioned revival of decency

A humble carpenter’s son warned us that “a house divided against itself cannot stand.” In an era of deep division within our country...

August 20th, 2019 |  


From 1619 to 2019: 400 years

From 1619 to 2019: 400 years

Among all the deaths that have surrounded us recently, eating at the very fabric of our souls, the death of African American author Toni Morrison has ...

August 20th, 2019 |  


Direct support professionals provide invaluable services

Direct support professionals provide invaluable services

Provider. Direct support professional. Caregiver. Direct care worker.It’s pretty likely that if you don’t work in the field of development...

August 20th, 2019 |  



To our readers

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

August 20th, 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...

August 20th, 2019 |  


The Sidney Police Department encourages preparedness

The Sidney Police Department encourages preparedness

The Sidney Police Department would like to encourage all Shelby County residents to become better prepared in the event of an emergency. Disasters do ...

August 19th, 2019 |  


Payment options for your city utility bills

Payment options for your city utility bills

Basic utilities, such as water, sewer, stormwater and refuse collection are important services provided to you as a Sidney resident. While those servi...

August 19th, 2019 |  


Reader responds to recent letter writer’s stance

To the editor:I have to question the logic of frequent letter writer Poindexter Dillard calling for the end of the meat industry (Aug. 15 SDN). Writer...

August 19th, 2019 |  


Community support of ‘Grease’ production is appreciated

To the editor:I would like to thank all the people who recently attended Sock & Buskin Players’ production of “Grease.” There wa...

August 15th, 2019 |  


Defective gene not uplifting

Defective gene not uplifting

In the interest of full disclosure I should tell you my family has a defective gene. Well, obviously we have many defective genes, some of us more tha...

August 15th, 2019 |