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&#13 125 Many years July 15, 1896 The aged rivalry involving Troy and Piqua has


125 Many years

July 15, 1896

The aged rivalry involving Troy and Piqua has reappeared. When the electrical line connecting the two towns was concluded the citizens of the two cities held a jollification and smoked the pipe of peace. Very last 7 days the Piqua band went to Troy to give a live performance, becoming hired by the Midway park managers. It happened the Troy band was offering a concert in Troy that evening and the Troy men and women, imagining the Piqua band desired to run in opposition, commenced hissing the band. This week, the Halfway park administrators hired the Troy band to engage in in Piqua. As an alternative of returning good for evil, the Piqua men and women paid out Troy back again in their possess medication, only supplying them additional of it. They not only hissed the band but gave them a shower of spoiled eggs.


Nathan Herzstam, Hugh and Henry Beebe, Ed and Hubert Royon compose a party that is camping in the vicinity of the Fergus dam on the Miami river south of city.

100 Many years

July 15, 1921

The very first assembly of the new board of wellness for the metropolis was held very last night, with Mayor Forsyth presiding. Mrs. J.E. Wells was elected president professional-temp and Skip Edith Silver, secretary. Dr. Eshelman and Dr. Hussey had been appointed a committee to get in touch with Dr. Ailes, county overall health commissioner, to organize a joint meeting of the metropolis and county boards.


Shelby county stands fifth in the condition in regard to the range of educational facilities serving scorching lunches to pupils in the course of the past yr, in accordance to a survey just finished by the Property Demonstration office at Ohio Condition University. Shelby county reported 17 faculties supplying heat foodstuff, generally soups and milk as a health supplement to the cold package lunches introduced from residence by the children.

75 Yrs

July 15, 1946

Frederick B. Louys, superintendent of schools at Tipp Town, was unanimously picked as the new superintendent of Sidney Public faculties at a distinctive assembly of the board of education held final night. Contacted by cellular phone next the final decision of the board, Mr. Louys confirmed acceptance of a a few-yr agreement.


A request of the basic general public to chorus from applying the travel at the rear of the medical center as a raceway and limited-cut to the downtown location was manufactured currently by clinic officers. They observed that this is not a community freeway and should really not be made use of for that purpose and, moreover, reckless procedure through the place produces a hazard for medical practitioners, nurses and healthcare facility personnel.

50 Many years

July 15, 1971

James P. Humphrey, 612 Park avenue, president of the Community Action Commission for Champaign, Logan and Shelby counties, was accorded unique recognition on the situation of his retirement from that put up Tuesday night.

Humphrey, who had served as president of the fee considering the fact that it was arranged 6 decades back, was presented a plaque and certificate in recognition of his yrs of “dedicated and excellent support.”


Shelby County’s to start with 18 yr-aged will run for council in the village of Port Jefferson.

Following thorough thought, Stephen Butterfield, a 1971 Sidney Higher School graduate, picked up his nomination petitions early currently at the board of elections.

25 Several years

July 15, 1996

Charles “Chuck” Craynon, has been put in as the new commander of Post 216, American Legion. Crayon is a 20 year member of the US Maritime Corps. He was awarded a variety of fight decorations. Mr. Craynon will be joined by a number of other people, which include Charles Wren, initial vice commander, Harold Thornton, 2nd vice commander, George Groff, Treasurer, Carl Zimmerman, Chaplain, Martin Coverstone, Sgt. At Arms, Mark Adams, decide Advocate, Terry Baker, historian and Howard Schumann, economic officer.


The 3rd once-a-year jogging of the Moma Raso Pizza Firecracker 50 was a good success. Charles Stapleton, the proprietor of the Shady Bowl in DeGraff reported all the seats were being filled when 24 of the finest E-Mods in the state line up on the 3 tenths mile keep track of. Driver Marlin received the race- his fifth in the collection considering that 1994. Dale Jarrett completed 6th.

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