W. Todd Bassett was set to graduate with the class of 1957 when his parents were transferred during his senior year from Sidney to Cincinnati with the Salvation Army. Todd followed in their footsteps by working for the Salvation Army from 1963-2006, serving as both National Commander and C.E.O. of the entire organization. He retired to Maine where he remains a Salvation Army volunteer.
Four new inductees were elected to the Sidney City Schools Hall of Honor this week and will be enshrined on Friday evening April 17, 2015 in the Sidney High School auditorium. The public is invited to attend this 22nd annual event and the reception that follows in the adjacent gymnasium. The Hall will have 115 members with these additions.