NEWS


Pfeiffer ranks high in SkillsUSA

Pfeiffer ranks high in SkillsUSA

PIQUA — Keaton Pfeiffer, a pre-engineering student at the Upper Valley Career Center, was elected to serve as national officer and Region III Vi...

August 24th, 2016 |  


PAC to host annual exhibition

PIQUA — For the 24th year, the Piqua Arts Council will host their annual Piqua Fine Art Exhibition. The exhibit, sponsored by Hartzell Propeller...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Commissioners award bid

MIAMI COUNTY — On Tuesday, the Miami County Commissioners voted to accept quotes and award contracts for several improvement projects.At their m...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Fair results

Fair results

Provided photoColin Tackett, 12, of Pleasant Hill, and a member of the Newton Blue Ribbon 4-H Club, won Rabbit Royalty Prince at the 2016 Miami County...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Fair results

Miami County Fair 2016 Rabbit ResultsSingle Market Rabbits Class 11st Christian Cathcart Troy2nd Kaden Thompson Covington3rd Makayla Vanderhorst Covin...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Lehman looks to continue tradition

Lehman looks to continue tradition

By Rob [email protected] — When you play football at Lehman Catholic, you understand the goals going into the season.Coming off...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Staff ReportsSIDNEY — Greg Snipes returns as Lehman volleyball coach.The Lady Cavaliers were 19-8 last year and won the NWCC, a conference where...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Covington football ready for new era

Covington football ready for new era

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comCOVINGTON — It’s a new era of Covington football as Ty Cates takes over the reins from long-time coach Dave Mill...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Lady Bucc spikers look for improvement

Lady Bucc spikers look for improvement

Staff ReportsCOVINGTON — Veteran coach Lonnie Cain is back to coach Covingotn volleyball.Covington finished 10-13 overall last year and 8-5 in t...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Lady Chargers look for improvement

Lady Chargers look for improvement

By Rob [email protected] Edison volleyball coach Shelby Pitsenbarger knew last season was going to be like starting over for a y...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Miami East coach embracing the light

Miami East coach embracing the light

By David [email protected] — Rather than curse the darkness, Max Current would rather embrace the light.So instead of focusing ...

August 24th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


Thompson Square makes it look so good

Thompson Square makes it look so good

DAYTON — Country couple Thompson Square will bring their award-winning music to the stage next week — and help raise money for a good caus...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Proceed with caution

Proceed with caution

Many sellers are tempted to list For Sale By Owner (FSBO) because they feel home prices are up and they don’t want to lose one penny to paying a...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Proceed with caution

Proceed with caution

Many sellers are tempted to list For Sale By Owner (FSBO) because they feel home prices are up and they don’t want to lose one penny to paying a...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Miami County Marraiges

Bradley Richard Schlangen, 29, of 3184 Cone Flower Drive, Tipp City to Amanda Jean Ayers, 34, of same address.Nathan Christopher Brown, 27, of 1583 Le...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• SWEET CORN: The Fulton Farms Sweet Corn Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the market, 2393 State Route 202, Troy. The event...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Full-scale emergency exercise set

TIPP CITY — The Miami County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) and Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) in conjunction with the city of Tip...

August 19th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Hope across Ohio
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CALLING AROUND COVINGTON
A closer look at medical marijuana issue

A closer look at medical marijuana issue

Last year, voters in Ohio defeated Issue 3 at the ballot box by nearly a 2-to-1 margin. The measure turned down an effort to legalize medical and recr...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Lessons abound at this year’s county fair

Lessons abound at this year’s county fair

The 169th annual Miami County Fair wrapped up on Thursday and all I can say is that I feel like I got hit by a big, muddy, Mack truck.I have blisters....

August 19th, 2016 |  


Editorial roundup

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers:The (Toledo) Blade, Aug. 14Donald Trump’s carelessness wit...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Military memories from the 1950’s

Military memories from the 1950’s

One day in 1955, Jim Roth of Sidney, was talking to friend Norm Davidson, when Norm said, “Let’s go join up.” They were referring to...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Why laughter is good for you

Why laughter is good for you

Did you ever have one of those days when nothing seems to go right? I’m not talking about huge problems here, just a string of trivial irritatio...

August 18th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Business briefs
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Deal or no deal
Look before you leap

Look before you leap

If my recent column about the three types of foreclosures peaked your interest in making such a purchase, read on to learn a few of the common mistake...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Multiple choice

Multiple choice

If you’re looking for a bargain and considering purchasing a foreclosure, you’ll first have to decide what kind of foreclosure property to...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Multiple choice

Multiple choice

If you’re looking for a bargain and considering purchasing a foreclosure, you’ll first have to decide what kind of foreclosure property to...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Cathcart & Co. continues to grow

Cathcart & Co. continues to grow

PIQUA — Cathcart and Company, LLC, is taking their business to the next level by moving to their newest location in downtown Piqua.The central l...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Smooth sailing

Smooth sailing

As a buyer, you want your offer to be accepted and your contract to close on schedule. However, in today’s climate, you should expect some negot...

July 16th, 2016 |  


How a budget can pay off

How a budget can pay off

What comes to mind when you think of creating a budget? For many people, even the thought of putting one together is unappealing. However, there’...

July 15th, 2016 |  


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