Crash claims life of Covington teen

RUSSIA — A 15-year-old female from Covington lost her life in a fatal crash on state Route 48, near Fessler-Buxton Road, Tuesday morning.

SAFY receives gifts for foster children

SIDNEY — Several local organizations helped make Christmas extra special this year for foster children in the area.

Father, son killed in fatal crash

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When tradition meets truth

DARKE COUNTY — Those of us of a certain age may fondly recall the Schoolhouse Rock song “No More Kings.” In this animated feature, the Pilgrim ship Mayflower is depicted literally bumping up against a rock dated “1620.”

Amazing run ends as Tippecanoe boys soccer falls to Howland in D-II state championship...

COLUMBUS — It didn’t end the way the Tippecanoe boys soccer seniors had hoped Saturday afternoon in a D-II state soccer championship game at MAPFRE Stadium against Warren Howland.

Tippecanoe boys soccer heads back to Final Four after 2-1 win over Summit Country...

TIPPECANOE — Tippecanoe boys soccer coach Scott Downing knows better than anyone what it takes to put together back-to-back ‘Final Four’ runs.

No denying Tippecanoe volleyball trip to Final Four; Lady Red Devils win five-set thriller

CENTERVILLE — It didn’t matter what it took.

Sidney home highlighted in parade

SIDNEY – Sean Rank hopes people who tour D&S Construction’s Parade of Homes entry in Sidney will be inspired. The property already has inspired the company to reconsider the process by which it builds houses.

Two charged in local woman’s murder

ST. PARIS — Valerie and Rodney Rider Sr. of rural St. Paris were arraigned in Champaign County Municipal Court on Friday in relation to the alleged murder of Whitney Hostler, a 25-year-old resident of western Champaign County reported missing by the Champaign County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday afternoon. The married couple were arraigned via video from the Tri-County Regional Jail, Mechanicsburg.

A place to call home

SIDNEY — Marie Strunk was living in a car, battling addiction and feeling like the world had given up on her.