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Shelby County was established in 1819 with Hardin serving as the first County seat. The name Shelby came from General Isaac Shelby, an officer in the American Revolution who was noted for his bravery and honesty, and was elected Governor of Kentucky. The people of the County chose the name Shelby because many of them were from Kentucky and admired General Shelby a great deal. The 420 square-mile county is a blend of agriculture and industry giving Shelby County a stable economy.
At first glance, Sidney, Ohio appears to be an ordinary, small mid-western town. Waiting to be discovered, however, is a rich and storied past coupled with a wonderful array of today's experiences to entice every
travel preference. Check out the wide variety of sites and attractions. Explore the natural beauty of our parks and recreational resources. Shop, dine, relax... there's lots to do.