NEWS


12:25 am |    
Out of the past
2:40 pm |    
Levy question of the week
8:35 am
Updated: 8:35 am. |    
Various workshops planned for farmers

Lottery

Sunday drawingsMega Millions estimated jackpot: $15 millionPick 3 Midday: 9-9-5Pick 4 Midday: 0-0-8-5Pick 5 Midday: 0-0-4-6-1Powerball estimated jackp...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Municipal court

In Sidney Municipal Court July 21, 2016, Judge Duane Goettemoeller fined Krista Elliot, 23, 922 Spruce Ave., $250 for resisting arrest. She was also g...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Fire damages duplex

SIDNEY — No injuries were reported following an early morning fire Saturday.At 1:34 a.m. Saturday, Sidney firefighters were dispatched to a repo...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Various workshops planned for farmers

Various workshops planned for farmers

The Northwest Ohio Precision Ag Sprayer Day will be held Tuesday, Aug. 9, at the Fulton County Fairgrounds (8591 State Route 108, Wauseon). The event ...

July 24th, 2016 updated: July 24th, 2016. |  


Senior Citizens Day set July 26

SIDNEY — Who will be the oldest man and woman attending this year’s Shelby County Fair and who will be the couple married the longest?Thos...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


2:48 pm |    
Bocce champs crowned
Godown captures1st County Open title

Godown captures1st County Open title

The first thing Barry Godown did after winning his first Men’s Shelby County Open championship Sunday was breath a big sign of relief.Godown won...

July 17th, 2016 |  


Knouff breaks 41-year-old course record

Knouff breaks 41-year-old course record

Fort Loramie senior-to-be Emily Knouff repeated as Ladies Shelby County Open champion Saturday, but that accomplishment was somewhat anticlimactic to ...

July 17th, 2016 |  


Troy forces deciding game

Troy forces deciding game

TROY — Sidney Post 217 led 3-0 after an inning, but Troy Post 43 came back to claim a 9-7 win to force a deciding game in the Region 2 American ...

July 17th, 2016 |  


Post 217 run-rules Troy 10-0

Post 217 run-rules Troy 10-0

Staff reportGREENVILLE — Sidney Post 217 continued to cruise through the Region 2 Baseball Tournament Thursday night with its second straight ru...

July 15th, 2016 |  


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July 14th, 2016 |  


County Open set

County Open set

There is one thing certain as players prepare for the annual Shelby County Open golf tournament, scheduled for this weekend at Shelby Oaks and the Moo...

July 14th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


3:49 pm |    
Abbotts mark 55 years
1:37 pm |    
Reithman, Homan to wed

Today in history

Today is Sunday, July 24, the 206th day of 2016. There are 160 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On July 24, 1866, Tennessee be...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Abbotts mark 55 years

Abbotts mark 55 years

SIDNEY — Gail Ann and Ralph Abbott, of Sidney, will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary at an open house hosted by their children and grand...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Reithman, Homan to wed

Reithman, Homan to wed

MINSTER — Janelle Riethman, of Minster, and Lee Homan, of St. Marys, have announced their engagement and plans to marry this month, July 2016, i...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Homan

MARIA STEIN — Lynn and Dean Homan, of Maria Stein, have announced the birth of a daughter, Emily Jane Homan, born July 8, 2016, at 9:08 p.m., in...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Braun

JACKSON CENTER — Heidi and Todd Braun, of Jackson Center, have announced the birth of a son, Hayden Matthew Braun, born July 9, 2016, at 10:55 p...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Zimmermans address Kiwanis Club

SIDNEY — Shelby County Juvenile/Probate Judge Bill Zimmerman Sr. talked about juvenile offenders when he address the Sidney Rotary Club, recentl...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


OPINION


12:31 pm |    
Who’s fair is it anyway?
4:24 pm |    
Maintaining Our Schools

Appalled at flag burning

To the editor:Nothing makes me more sad and mad, simultaneously, than the act of vandalism. People work darn hard this day and age to own a vehicle an...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Upcoming convention offers chance to build excitement for Democrats

For Democrats, the upcoming convention in Philadelphia offers a chance to do what Hillary Clinton’s campaign so far has struggled to do.Build ex...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Who’s fair is it anyway?

Who’s fair is it anyway?

One of finest traditions in the Buckeye State is the Ohio State Fair. Taking the time to visit this exciting event and/or one of the many great fairs ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Summer water safety

When the summer sun packs a wallop like it has this week, thoughts turn to staying cool.For children and adults across the state, a dip in the water &...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Thank you for donations

To the editor:On behalf of the Miami Valley Veterans Museum and 4th of July Parade we would like to thank all the volunteers including those that furn...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Contact Us

Federal and State:President Barack Obama, White House, Washington, D.C. 20500, (202) 456-1111Gov. John Kasich (R), Riffe Center, 30th Floor, 77 S. Hig...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


8:49 pm |    
Bryson Long honored
2:37 pm |    
Stewart honored

County in center for used car prices

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — The automotive buyer intelligence firm Autolist.com has released its second quarter 2016 Most Affordable Areas Analysis and ...

July 19th, 2016 updated: July 19th, 2016. |  


UVCC honors businesses

PIQUA — The Ohio School Board Association added four local businesses to the 2016 Honor Roll for their support of Upper Valley Career Center.Gre...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Ohio voters dislike payday lenders

COLUMBUS — Ohio voters view Wall Street banks and used car salesmen more favorably than payday lenders, according to a recent opinion poll that ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Dairy Queen supports hospitals

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — The Dairy Queen system’s iconic Blizzard Treat takes center stage, July 28, to benefit sick children in local communi...

July 16th, 2016 |  


Sielschott honored

Sielschott honored

SIDNEY — Danielle Sielschott, of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Sidney, recently won the firm’s Jim Harrod Award for her exce...

July 13th, 2016 |  


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