The memory of a Christmas Eve miracle

The memory of a Christmas Eve miracle

It’s Christmastime again! Everywhere you look there are festively decorated store windows, Christmas commercials about joyful family gatherings,...

December 20th, 2015 |  


The empire (EPA) strikes back

The empire (EPA) strikes back

The Thanksgiving season allows us time to give thanks for those things that make our lives better, that give us joy and happiness or provide us with t...

December 18th, 2015 updated: December 18th, 2015. |  


Santa Claus is coming to town

Santa Claus is coming to town

Every Christmas, we look forward to celebrating the birth of Jesus with friends and family, as we all crowd around a dinner to enjoy each other’...

December 18th, 2015 |  



Court rules storage bins are personal property

Court rules storage bins are personal property

The Metamora Elevator Co. owns eight acres of land in Fulton County that contains grain silos, storage bins, tanks, and buildings used to process and ...

December 17th, 2015 |  


Gloria’s mom writes of Christmas

Gloria’s mom writes of Christmas

Joy to the world, the Lord has come!I love Christmastime! It is a joyful time of year. In our Amish culture, we don’t celebrate Christmas exactl...

December 17th, 2015 updated: December 17th, 2015. |  


Community dinner great time

To the editor:I went to the annual Christmas dinner at the fairgrounds, Saturday. It was a great time. As I was standing in line, people were laughing...

December 17th, 2015 |  


2016 city of Sidney calendars ready for citizen pickup

2016 city of Sidney calendars ready for citizen pickup

Since 1976 — the year of this nation’s bicentennial — the city of Sidney has produced and distributed an annual calendar. In those e...

December 17th, 2015 |  


Community supports vets

To the editor:Members of the Sidney American Legion - Post 217 would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to our community for donating monies during o...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Working until the grave

Working until the grave

“My plan is just to work until I die.” That’s how my mom sums up her retirement prospects.She’s worked more than 40 hours a we...

December 16th, 2015 updated: December 16th, 2015. |  


Twins go through combat, life together

Twins go through combat, life together

Many of us are familiar with the Scott and Mark Kelly study that is now going on to determine the impact of a year in space versus the year on earth o...

December 16th, 2015 |