NEWS


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Union to oppose Dayton annexation in Butler Township
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40th Vandalia Oktoberfest set for September 9-10
Vandalia imposes moratorium on medical marijuana

Vandalia imposes moratorium on medical marijuana

VANDALIA — Ohio’s new medical marijuana law goes into effect September 8, but no one in Vandalia should be rushing to get approval to sell or grow...

August 16th, 2016 updated: August 16th, 2016. |  


Multimedia marketing workshop for local businesses Aug. 23

Multimedia marketing workshop for local businesses Aug. 23

VANDALIA — The Vandalia Drummer News, in cooperation with Vandalia-Butler Chamber of Commerce, will sponsor a multimedia marketing workshop for ...

August 16th, 2016 updated: August 16th, 2016. |  


Butler Twp. Police seek suspects in Liquor and Wine Warehouse break-in

Butler Twp. Police seek suspects in Liquor and Wine Warehouse break-in

By Darrell Wacker dwacker@civitasmedia.com BUTLER TOWNSHIP — Butler Township Police are seeking the public's help in identifying two suspects ...

August 15th, 2016 updated: August 15th, 2016. |  


DP & L resumes appliance recycling program

DP & L resumes appliance recycling program

DAYTON — The Dayton Power and Light Company (DP&L), a subsidiary of The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES), is offering rebates to customers for re...

August 14th, 2016 |  


Limited Home Rule discussion panel slated

Limited Home Rule discussion panel slated

BUTLER TWP. — Butler Township voters will once again be given the opportunity to form a Limited Home Rule form of government in November. This i...

August 14th, 2016 |  


Senior art show slated

Senior art show slated

VANDALIA — Cass Barth, Jean Lutz, and Linda Lock have sponsored the weekly Wednesday Paint In Group at the Vandalia Senior Center since January....

August 14th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Aviators blank CJ in opener

Aviators blank CJ in opener

DAYTON — The Butler Aviator soccer team traveled to Chaminade-Julienne for their season opener and spoiled the Eagles’ home opener with a ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Rec Talk

VANDALIA — The following activities are happening at the Vandalia Recreation Center:Soggy Doggy DipIt’s Doggy Time at Cassel Hills Pool! T...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Competition to proceed Butler vs. Northmont game

Competition to proceed Butler vs. Northmont game

VANDALIA — The Vandalia Parks and Recreation Department will host the annual NFL Punt, Pass, and Kick competition on Thursday, September 15 from...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Sports Briefs

Sports Briefs

Baseball Aviators to host first golf outingVANDALIA — The Butler Aviator Baseball program will host the First Annual Brent Collinsworth Memorial...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Meet the Aviators Night

Meet the Aviators Night

VANDALIA — Butler High School held its annual Meet the Aviator night for fall sports on Friday evening at Butler Memorial Stadium. Parents, fans...

August 9th, 2016 |  


Girls GWOC Preseason Tournament results

Girls GWOC Preseason Tournament results

ARCANUM — The girls Greater Western Ohio Conference Preseason Tournament at Beechwood Golf Course brought no surprises with Centerville dominati...

August 8th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Rose Music concerts
Rose Music concerts

Rose Music concerts

Barenaked Ladies in concert June 8Barenaked Ladies are once again taking their boisterous live shows to audiences nationwide this summer announcing La...

February 11th, 2016 |  


Sister Cities Oktoberfest provides scholarships, youth exchanges

Sister Cities Oktoberfest provides scholarships, youth exchanges

VANDALIA — Sister Cities of Vandalia just hosted its 39th annual Oktoberfest at the Vandalia Sports Complex on September 11, 12, and 13. Since i...

September 15th, 2015 |  


Focus Vandalia – September 2015

Focus Vandalia – September 2015

VANDALIA — The latest issue of Focus Vandalia has been released by the City of Vandalia. In this episode, we get a look at the new Red Robin rest...

September 11th, 2015 updated: September 11th, 2015. |  


Guess What’s New in Reading?

Guess What’s New in Reading?

ENGLEWOOD — I recently returned from a trip to Norway to see two foreign exchange students who lived with us in the past. Norway is a beautiful ...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Pack 307 to hold sign-up night

VANDALIA — Cub Scout Pack 307 will hold its annual sign up night on Tuesday, September 8 from 7 - 8 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall at St. John̵...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Aullwood Audubon Center September Calendar

Aullwood September calendar at a glanceThrough September 7 – Aullwood is a Blue Star Museum (Center and Farm)Through September 13 - A Secret Gar...

August 31st, 2015 |  


OPINION


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We count on the mail

Who to contact in local and state government

VANDALIA-BUTLER - Below is a list of city, county, and state elected officials serving Vandalia and Butler Township:City of Vandalia333 James Bohanan ...

August 13th, 2016 |  


Vandalia Drummer Letter to the editor policy

The Vandalia Drummer News encourages readers to write letters to the editor:• Letters should be typed, or printed legibly, signed and include cu...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Who to contact in local and state government

VANDALIA-BUTLER - Below is a list of city, county, and state elected officials serving Vandalia and Butler Township:City of Vandalia333 James Bohanan ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Vandalia police thank community for support

Vandalia police thank community for support

The Vandalia Division of Police wishes to express our sincere appreciation to the community for your support and generosity during the past week. Many...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Township Trustees have earned intense scrutiny going forward

Township Trustees have earned intense scrutiny going forward

There was a different feel at Monday’s Butler Township Trustees meeting. The tension that has been palpable the past several months had dissipat...

June 28th, 2016 updated: June 28th, 2016. |  


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