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Butler Prom Court Announced

VANDALIA — The 2017 Butler High School Prom Court has been announced. Senior girls are Isabella Anene, Tabitha Caulfield, Natalie Pike, Madison Dyne...

April 19th, 2017 updated: April 19th, 2017. |  


Vandalia Police Sergeant retires

Vandalia Police Sergeant retires

VANDALIA — Sergeant Gary Jackson worked his last day on the road as a patrol supervisor on Tuesday, April 18. His retirement marks the end of a ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Man sentenced for Walmart robbery, carjacking

Man sentenced for Walmart robbery, carjacking

BUTLER TWP. - William Jordan Clark, 27, was sentenced to six years in prison in connection with a robbery and carjacking that occurred at the Walmart ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Keller Williams to host blood drive

Keller Williams to host blood drive

VANDALIA — Keller Williams Hometown Realty is asking donors to “Be The Good” by supporting their community blood drive Saturday, Apr...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Police seek suspects in Sprint Store break in

Police seek suspects in Sprint Store break in

BUTLER TWP. — Butler Township Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying five suspects who broke into the Sprint Store in the ear...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Vandalia takes first step to ban medical marijuana

Vandalia takes first step to ban medical marijuana

VANDALIA — The Vandalia City Council took the first formal step to ban medical marijuana from being cultivated, processed, or sold within the ci...

April 17th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Lady Aviator basketball camp announced
Aviators fall on tough times

Aviators fall on tough times

RIVERSIDE — The Butler Aviator softball team won their second straight game and conference contest on Friday as they defeated Stebbins 12-2. Far...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Record setting night at Warrior Relays

Record setting night at Warrior Relays

HUBER HEIGHTS — The Butler girls track team placed sixth out of 19 teams at the Warrior Relays on Tuesday. That finish included a record setting...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Aviators blank Greenville

Aviators blank Greenville

VANDALIA — The Aviators emerge after each off-season with a new slogan for the upcoming season. This spring for Butler, it was simple and direct...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Aviators unbeaten in league play

Aviators unbeaten in league play

The Butler tennis team began their 2017 campaign with wins over Trotwood-Madison and Stebbins (5-0) to go to 2-0 in GWOC play. Butler’s only los...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Morton track teams strong at Tipp Invite

Morton track teams strong at Tipp Invite

TIPP CITY, OHIO- The Morton Middle School Track and Field teams participated in the Tippecanoe invitational on Saturday. The boys team finished third ...

April 10th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


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


Veterans should be our priority

Veterans should be our priority

It’s our duty to ensure that when the men and women in uniform who sacrifice so much for our nation return home, they and their families have th...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Teaching kids to enjoy reading

Teaching kids to enjoy reading

It was a cold brisk morning in February 2012. I remember it as if it was just yesterday. The morning announcements were over, and I was settling into ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Parts of Vandalia City Council’s review of Crusey unfairly harsh

Parts of Vandalia City Council’s review of Crusey unfairly harsh

After reading the performance review of Vandalia City Manager Jon Crusey, I came away with more questions than answers.It has been no secret that ther...

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


Easter: The resurrection of the King

Easter: The resurrection of the King

Spring is here. Most of us are probably excited about that. While I’ve enjoyed a break from mowing the lawn, I’m looking forward to warmer...

April 16th, 2017 |  


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 ...

April 12th, 2017 |  


How to handle the Russia mess

How to handle the Russia mess

The recent announcement by FBI Director James Comey that his agency is investigating links between members of President Trump’s campaign and Rus...

April 9th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA