NEWS


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Sunday Drive to perform
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The Lehman Crier

Local students compete at State Science Day

COLUMBUS — Fifty-five students from fifteen local school districts recently competed successfully at the Ohio Academy of Science State Science D...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Grillot receives degree

DEFIANCE – Defiance College held its 129th commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 7.A total of 178 graduates were awarded degrees during the noo...

May 25th, 2016 |  


The goodness of God, in a not so good world

The goodness of God, in a not so good world

As a guest contributor to this column I’ve had the privilege of sharing with you numerous times. There are so many topics and issues on the soci...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Anna Police arrest 16-year-old

ANNA — A 16-year-old boy was arrested Tuesday night after allegedly robbing the Anna Market earlier that day.The juvenile, said Anna Police Chie...

May 25th, 2016 updated: May 25th, 2016. |  


Out of the Past

Out of the Past

100 YearsMay 25, 1916For the past two months there has been a more or less persistent rumor that L.M. Studevant would be a candidate for Congress this...

May 25th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Loramie’s Hoying called up by Rangers
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District track meets
Hoying’s streak has him at .313

Hoying’s streak has him at .313

Staff reportFort Loramie product Jared Hoying has been on a real tear for Round Rock, the Class AAA minor league affiliate of the Texas Rangers.Hoying...

May 20th, 2016 |  


District titles for Anna, Lehman

District titles for Anna, Lehman

Staff reportSPRINGFIELD — An outstanding pitching performance from Mitchell Lindsey looked like it might be for nothing Friday in the Division 3...

May 20th, 2016 updated: May 20th, 2016. |  


5-run 5th puts Houston in regional

5-run 5th puts Houston in regional

Staff reportPIQUA — Mechanicsburg pushed a run across in the top of the fifth to tie Houston 1-1, but the Lady Wildcats roared back with five in...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Minster edges Crestviewin D-4 district semifinals

Staff reportCOLDWATER — Minster scored twice in the bottom of the fourth and Josh Nixon made it stand up for a 2-1 victory over Crestview in the...

May 20th, 2016 |  


All-County baseball

All-County baseball

Staff reportAnna senior outfielder Luke Albers has been voted the County Player of the Year in baseball for the second year in a row, it was announced...

May 20th, 2016 |  


All-County softball

All-County softball

Staff reportHouston senior Macey Stang and Russia junior Maria Herron are co-Players of the Year in County softball, it was announced this week.The tw...

May 20th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Goubeauxes mark 40 years
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Couple set June date

Today in history

Today is Sunday, May 22, the 143rd day of 2016. There are 223 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On May 22, 1960, an earthquake ...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


Grand Lake Wound Care Center recognized with national award

Grand Lake Wound Care Center recognized with national award

ST. MARYS — Joint Township District Memorial Hospital physicians, leaders, and clinicians gathered this week to celebrate the Center of Distinct...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Goubeauxes mark 40 years

Goubeauxes mark 40 years

FORT LORAMIE — Deborah and Kevin Goubeaux, of Fort Loramie, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary, May 26, 2016.Kevin and the former Deb...

May 19th, 2016 |  


Ehemann, Gibbs to wed

Ehemann, Gibbs to wed

JACKSON CENTER — Shelby Ehemann and Jason Gibbs, both of Jackson Center, have announced their engagement and plans to marry in June in the St. J...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Couple plan May wedding

Couple plan May wedding

FORT LORAMIE — Traci Mertz and Scott Goubeaux, both of Fort Loramie, have announced their engagement and plans to marry May 28,2016, in the St. ...

May 18th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Forking Out the Spoonerisms
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Teens turn to pale lumps
Jackson celebrating 11th birthday

Jackson celebrating 11th birthday

By the time you read this, my baby boy will be 11! That is insane! He tends to be one of my favorite subjects to write about, so as you probably alrea...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


It’s Cow-a-dunga time

It’s Cow-a-dunga time

I was studying my card when the guys walked in for coffee.“What did you get?” asked Doc.“D-24.”“Just one?”“Y...

May 20th, 2016 |  


The ’80s were good for Madonna, but not Farmers!

The ’80s were good for Madonna, but not Farmers!

Almost as we take for granted our food I think we also take for granted the financial conditions of our agricultural community.The 1980s may have been...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Honoring Our Veterans with the Benefits They Deserve

Honoring Our Veterans with the Benefits They Deserve

Melissa Twine’s husband, Captain Philip Twine, was a logistics officer in the Air Force when he was killed in the line of duty in 2002. In an in...

May 19th, 2016 |  


High Quality H2O Always Needs a Bobby Boucher

High Quality H2O Always Needs a Bobby Boucher

Over the past few months we have learned a lot about the water crisis in Flint, Michigan and I must say that I am appalled by the failure of their loc...

May 19th, 2016 |  


School picnic brings fun for all

Today, we as a church had an excellent time together at what we call our “annual school picnic.”For the last five weeks, the three teacher...

May 19th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Woehrmyer to join practice
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Ferguson wins awards

Habitat ReStore to move

TROY — Habitat for Humanity of Miami & Shelby Counties has announced that its Habitat ReStore is relocating to an 18,000-square foot facilit...

May 20th, 2016 |  


United Way sets governance seminar

SIDNEY — The Shelby County United Way has opened registrations for a free seminar for nonprofit board members.The Board Governance Seminar will ...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Pharmacists honored

sFORT RECOVERY — Jerry and Lorri Kaup, of Fort Recovery, were the recipients of the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award from the Ohio State Universi...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Woehrmyer to join practice

Woehrmyer to join practice

COVINGTON — Covington Dental, formerly Dr. Forrest Blythe, DDS, has announced that Dr. Heather (Motter) Woehrmyer will join the practice in June...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Edison opens peace officer training

PIQUA — The Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy at Edison State Community College is now accepting applications for the 20-week program that wil...

May 17th, 2016 |  


Board OKs stock buy back

VERSAILLES — Versailles Financial Corp., the holding company for Versailles Savings and Loan Co., has announced that its board of directors has ...

May 17th, 2016 |  


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