NEWS


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Out of the past
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The big race
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Odd pig out
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New Weston teen killed in crash

On the agendas

Jackson Center Board of EducationJACKSON CENTER – The Jackson Center Local Schools Board of Education will meet Monday, Feb. 20, at 7 p.m. Prior...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Portion of state Route 362 closed

SIDNEY — The Ohio Department of Transporation District 7 is continuing work on state Route 362 in Shelby County. The road is closed between Fort...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Odd pig out

Odd pig out

A pink baby pot bellied pig stands out from its pitch black siblings in a barn at the Rehfus farm just west of Sidney Wednesday, Feb. 15. The pigs are...

February 19th, 2017 |  


One Stop Admissions set

LIMA — Rhodes State College will host a One Stop Admissions event on Tuesday, Feb. 28, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at 4240 Campus Drive, Lima. This ev...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Five-year-old new mascot for Wittenberg Lady Tigers

Five-year-old new mascot for Wittenberg Lady Tigers

SIDNEY — Rozlyn, “Roz,” Abbott, daughter of Anne and Matthew Abbott, has been named the new mascot of the Lady Tigers basketball tea...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Hundreds attend Young Ag Professionals conference

COLUMBUS — Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s Young Agricultural Professionals held another successful conference, drawing more than 600 attend...

February 19th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Tournament bowling
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Taborn sets record
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Jets finish 19-3
Jackets win 62-60

Jackets win 62-60

Staff reportGREENVILLE — Sidney let a double-digit lead early in the final period slip away, but survived a last-second shot by Greenville to pu...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


2 Fort Loramiegraduates nowHall of Famers

2 Fort Loramiegraduates nowHall of Famers

Staff reportTwo former Fort Loramie High School standouts have or soon will be inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame at the colleges they attended.F...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Minster wins outright MAC crown

Minster wins outright MAC crown

Staff reportMINSTER — The Minster Lady Wildcats used a huge second quarter to build up a big lead, then held on down the stretch to defeat Fort ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


County teams open tourney play

County teams open tourney play

By Ken Barhorstkbarhorst@sidneydailynews.comAs first-year Russia High School girls basketball coach Andy Timmerman said, “it’s a long seas...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Edison edged by Owens

Staff reportPIQUA — Edison State’s men’s basketball team gave a talented Owens Tech squad all it could handle before coming up short...

February 16th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Friday to Tuesday forecast

Sidney Kiwanis Club hears from CASA/GAL director

SIDNEY — Bridget Davis, director of Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Shelby County, addressed the Kiwanis Club of Sidney, Feb. 8.Davi...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Sidney mayor gives state of city address to Sidney Rotary Club

SIDNEY — Sidney Mayor Mike Barhorst gave a State of the City address to members of the Sidney Rotary Club, Feb. 13.The mayor discussed increased...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Fire crew plans dinner

LOCKINGTON — The Lockington Volunteer Fire Department will host its second tenderloin dinner of the year at the firehouse, 10363 Museum Trail, L...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Nurses help launch patient-protection bill in Ohio Senate

COLUMBUS — Registered nurses with National Nurses Organizing Committee-Ohio/National Nurses United (NNOC/NNU) and elected officials met at the O...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Minster Community Fund adds Farno to committee

Minster Community Fund adds Farno to committee

MINSTER — Wes Farno, of Minster, has joined the distribution committee of the Minster Community Fund.He currently serves as president of the Boa...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Allenbaugh

PIQUA — Nicole and Eric Allenbaugh, of Piqua, have announced the birth of a daughter, Madeline Kay Allenbaugh, born Feb. 9, 2017, at 9:14 a.m., ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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The stank about garlic

To our readers

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

February 19th, 2017 |  


Helping Habitat for Humanity help more Ohioans

Helping Habitat for Humanity help more Ohioans

I’m a strong supporter of the work that Habitat for Humanity and their 55 affiliates do across Ohio. Habitat provides about 5,000 homeownership ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


The Ohio National Guard’s ties to Presidents’ Day

The Ohio National Guard’s ties to Presidents’ Day

Each year on the third Monday of February, we celebrate George Washington’s Birthday. One of the 11 permanent holidays established by Congress, ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


President Trump, keep us out of Syria

President Trump, keep us out of Syria

President Trump must not authorize troops on the ground in Syria. Once our troops are moved to a country, they never leave. Iraq and Afghanistan are c...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


The Amish Cook: Family sings grandfather through dying moments

The Amish Cook: Family sings grandfather through dying moments

February brings special memories of Grandpa. A year ago we were savoring our final moments with Dawdy (Grandpa), knowing that his days were rapidly wi...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Nominate a volunteer senior citizens to be honored

To the editor:Since I became the the director of the Shelby County Historical Society people from all over the state of Ohio continue to ask me, ̶...

February 15th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Beware of donation scams
New leaders at Garmann/Miller

New leaders at Garmann/Miller

MINSTER — Garmann/Miller & Associates Inc. has named Eric Baltzell its chief executive officer and Chris Monnin its chief operating officer....

February 18th, 2017 |  


MC Sports retail chain files for bankruptcy

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — As part of an ongoing process to restructure the company, MC Sports initiated voluntary reorganization proceedings under C...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Ohio new business filings up in January

COLUMBUS — Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted has announced that 10,033 new entities filed to do business in Ohio during January 2017, an increa...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Rhodes College offers ISO 14001-2015 training

LIMA — Rhodes State College, the West Central Ohio Manufacturing Consortium and Manufacturing Extension Partnership will offer ISO 14001-2015 tr...

February 15th, 2017 |  


US Bank announces grant opportunities

SIDNEY — U.S. Bank awarded $159,000 in grants to nonprofits organizations in the northern Ohio counties of Allen, Erie, Guernsey, Jefferson, Mia...

February 15th, 2017 |  


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