US-Australia rivalry highlights 1st night in Olympic pool

US-Australia rivalry highlights 1st night in Olympic pool

RIO DE JANEIRO — Katie Ledecky is going for a sweep of the longer freestyle races at the Olympics, a feat unmatched since another American teena...

August 6th, 2016 |  


Rio delivers a simple, but spirited, Olympic welcome

Rio delivers a simple, but spirited, Olympic welcome

RIO DE JANEIRO — What it lacked in flash, Rio made up for with feeling.With a limited budget, the consequence of a biting recession that roiled ...

August 6th, 2016 |  


Smooth sailing? US men’s basketball seeks more Olympic gold

Smooth sailing? US men’s basketball seeks more Olympic gold

RIO DE JANEIRO — There were so many questions about their cushy accommodations it seemed the Americans were on vacation.Yes, the U.S. men’...

August 4th, 2016 |  



Rio Games an acid test for Olympics’ appeal in a grim world

Rio Games an acid test for Olympics’ appeal in a grim world

RIO DE JANEIRO — Even if only for two weeks, can “Faster-Higher-Stronger” overpower deadlier, scarier and bloodier? Can the Olympic ...

August 4th, 2016 updated: August 4th, 2016. |  


Heath shows she is fit, ready to help US at Olympics

Heath shows she is fit, ready to help US at Olympics

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil — It didn’t take long for Tobin Heath to overcome any doubts about her physical condition.Less than 10 minutes into...

August 4th, 2016 |  


Focus Vandalia – April 2016

Focus Vandalia – April 2016

VANDALIA — The April 2016 Focus Vandalia contains lots of great local news.  In this episode, we get news of a potential buyer for the former Morto...

April 1st, 2016 updated: April 1st, 2016. |  


BUTLER TOWNSHIP — Nelson H. Guthrie, Jr., age 97 of Butler Township, passed away Sunday, December 6, 2015. Preceded in death by his wife of 71 y...

December 7th, 2015 |  


Sandra Levin Klein

VANDALIA — Sandra Levin Klein of Vandalia, Ohio passed away peacefully on the evening of Oct. 30th at the age of 80 as a result of complications...

November 13th, 2015 updated: November 13th, 2015. |  


County Weights & Measures inspectors search gas stations for credit card skimmers

County Weights & Measures inspectors search gas stations for credit card skimmers

VANDALIA — Weights and measures officials from Montgomery County have been inspecting area gas stations and alerting consumers after a credit ca...

November 9th, 2015 |  


Photo Gallery – Business at the Crossroads

Photo Gallery – Business at the Crossroads

Photos from the Business at the Crossroads expo on Tuesday, October 13. Photos by Darrell Wacker [gallery size="medium" ids="2263,2293,2292,2291...

October 13th, 2015 updated: October 13th, 2015. |