NEWS


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Goin’ with the flow
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Make your move
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Making forever friends
Piqua police reports highlights

Piqua police reports highlights

PIQUA — The following are highlights from the Piqua police reports. All information is provided by Piqua police reports.TRESPASSING: A resident ...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Orr Felt closes

Orr Felt closes

PIQUA — A local manufacturer is closing its doors after more than a century of business.On Thursday afternoon, Orr Felt closed.“Today is t...

June 30th, 2016 |  


BOE names Miller as assistant superintendent

BOE names Miller as assistant superintendent

TROY — The Troy City Schools Board of Education on Thursday morning held a special meeting to approve the district’s new assistant superin...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Thompson’s ties to Piqua community run deep

Thompson’s ties to Piqua community run deep

PIQUA — The Piqua City School District Board of Education hired Dwayne Thompson to serve as the next superintendent of schools at their June 28,...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Troy teen located in Kentucky

Troy teen located in Kentucky

MIAMI COUNTY — A Troy teen who had been reporting missing and her boyfriend were located in Berea, Ky., early Thursday morning after their stole...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Piqua police reports highlights

Piqua police reports highlights

PIQUA — The following are highlights from the Piqua police reports. All information is provided by Piqua police reports and court records.FELONI...

June 30th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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The boys who battled a King
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Big weekend at UMV BMX
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Post 184 has busy week
Big weekend at UMV BMX

Big weekend at UMV BMX

Staff ReportsThere was again some outstanding performances at Upper Miami Valley BMX Racing this weekend.Some of the top local performances in the Gol...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Something to celebrate

Something to celebrate

By Rob [email protected] was 41 years ago that the arrival of Duane Bachman as Piqua City Schools superintendent was announced.And the co...

June 24th, 2016 |  


3-point shot changes game of basketball

3-point shot changes game of basketball

THE HISTORY OF PIQUA HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETICS – A JOURNALTHE 3 POINT FIELD GOALWhen the Ohio High School Athletic Association adopted the three poi...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Piqua gets right fit with new fall coaches

Piqua gets right fit with new fall coaches

By Rob [email protected] wasn’t easy.But, Piqua High School Athletic Director Chip Hare has filled all the openings for varsity coa...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Post 184 pulls out win over Miami Valley Prospects

Post 184 pulls out win over Miami Valley Prospects

By Rob [email protected] Piqua Post 184 American Legion baseball team pulled out a 7-6 win over the Miami Valley Prospects 17U team in e...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Murray, Thomas to wed
Happy Birthday to Luke Isgrig

Happy Birthday to Luke Isgrig

Luke Thomas IsgrigAge: 12Birthdate: July 3, 2004Parents: Trey and Tina Isgrig of CincinnatiSibling: Jake MatthewGrandparents: Peggy Dowd of Denver, To...

July 1st, 2016 |  


New skin care kits help caregivers, patients

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — McCord Research in partnership with Product Quest Manufacturing announced today the launch of its new hospital-grade skin ...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Ohio urges awareness of abuse of older people

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio officials are urging people to be alert to the signs of elder abuse and to do something if they suspect it.The state depart...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Bountiful supplies of garden goodies to eat

Bountiful supplies of garden goodies to eat

Summer time is in full swing in the Yoder household. The hot summer sun is producing bountiful supplies of garden goodies such as beans, onions, lettu...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• MOVE IT: “Move It to Lose It” with a free exercise class every Monday evening during the summer at the Milton-Union Public Li...

June 27th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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CALLING AROUND COVINGTON
CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

A neat and very scenic Covington event takes place in just a few weeks. The Covington Outreach Association (COA) will be sponsoring its ninth annual 5...

June 29th, 2016 |  


knowing Ohio’s livestock tampering laws

By Dr. Tony ForsheyContributing columnistSummer marks the beginning of fair season — a time when thousands of 4-H youth all across the state sho...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Washington tells us our electric bills will rise

By Terry JarrettContributing columnistBy Terry JarrettYou have to admire the Obama Administration’s optimism. Even though the Supreme Court issu...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Reflections from those who served

Reflections from those who served

As we celebrate July 4th, military veterans from Miami County have points of view that range from anger and disappointment to boisterous patriotism. A...

June 26th, 2016 |  


The cost of change

The cost of change

There is a price associated with any change that’s made in our lives, whether positive or negative. I tend to lovingly refer to this concept as ...

June 26th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Make your move
Lower rates with a higher score

Lower rates with a higher score

Lenders are an increasingly difficult crowd to please, so if you’re looking for the best deal on a mortgage, you need a couple of strategies to ...

June 24th, 2016 |  


What to know about escrow, earnest money

What to know about escrow, earnest money

When you buy a home, or just make an offer, you will encounter the term “earnest money.” Like making a friendly bet and asking a third par...

June 18th, 2016 |  


What to know about escrow, earnest money

What to know about escrow, earnest money

When you buy a home, or just make an offer, you will encounter the term “earnest money.” Like making a friendly bet and asking a third par...

June 18th, 2016 |  


Take a guide on your hunt

Take a guide on your hunt

There are two apparently attractive options for buyers scoping out a good deal. One type is the “short sale,” where sellers have made an a...

June 11th, 2016 |  


Edison appoints first-ever provost

Edison appoints first-ever provost

PIQUA — After an extensive search, Edison State Community College is pleased to announce that Christopher D. Spradlin has been appointed as prov...

June 11th, 2016 |  


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