NEWS


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Follow the evidence
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Magic act
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Registered sex offender incarcerated
Five generations

Five generations

Brantley Lawrence was recently surrounded by women as a five-generation photo was taken. Brantley, who was born Aug. 12, 2016, is shown with, left fro...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Heart related deaths No. 1 in county in 2016

Staff ReportsTROY — February is National Heart Health month and Miami County Public Health wants everyone to be heart smart and know how to mana...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Poster contest open to grades 1-6

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Committee for Severe Weather Awareness is looking for students in grades 1-6, including specialized instruction classes, to ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Smith earns district berth, Tigers advance to state

Staff ReportsDAYTON — Piqua’s Travis Smith advanced to the Division I district bowling tournament for the second straight year at Thursday...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


Piqua BOE approves field house sale

PIQUA – Ownership of the Roosevelt Field House soon will be changing hands, as the Piqua City Schools Board of Education voted unanimously to en...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Diesel and Power Technology students compete

Diesel and Power Technology students compete

ENGLEWOOD — Miami Valley Career Technology Center (MVCTC) Diesel and Power Technology students competed in the FFA District Ag Power Diagnostics...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Indians get revenge vs. Jets
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Brownlee, Buchanan earn district bowling berths
Brownlee, Buchanan earn district bowling berths

Brownlee, Buchanan earn district bowling berths

Staff ReportsDAYTON — Two girls on the Piqua bowling team qualified for the Division I district tournmanent at the sectional tournament Wednesda...

February 23rd, 2017 updated: February 23rd, 2017. |  


Edison State teams sweep Southern State

Staff ReportsThe Edison State men’s and women’s basketball teams swept Southern State Tuesday.The men, 16-11, won 86-63.Edison State led b...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Versailles girls cruise to tournament win over Northridge

Versailles girls cruise to tournament win over Northridge

By Rob [email protected] — The Versailles girls basketball team can’t control who its opponents are.And when the challe...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Miami East girls advance to sectional finals with win over Dayton Christian

Miami East girls advance to sectional finals with win over Dayton Christian

By Rob [email protected] — The way Miami East girls basketball coach Bruce Vanover sees it, his Lady Vikings won a tournament...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Piqua boys face Centerville in D-I sectional action

Piqua boys face Centerville in D-I sectional action

By Rob [email protected] Piqua boys basketball team, 8-14, will be in for a big challenge Friday night when the Indians play 14-8 Center...

February 20th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Community Calendar
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Community Calendar
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Teens enjoy African vibes
Happy birthday to Annabelle Baumhauer

Happy birthday to Annabelle Baumhauer

Annabelle Katherine BaumhauerAge: 2Birthdate: Feb. 23, 2015Parents: Jonny and Leah Baumhauer of PiquaSibling: Samuel BaumhauerGrandparents: Fred Freed...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Gordon Gee to speak at Edison State

Gordon Gee to speak at Edison State

PIQUA — Edison State Community College will welcome one of America’s most prominent higher education leaders, Dr. Gordon Gee, to campus to...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


The luxury of naps and crinkle cookies

The luxury of naps and crinkle cookies

“Okay, it’s time for an afternoon nap. Let’s all settle down and be as quiet as possible,” I told my little ones.“Mom, m...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• COFFEE WITH A COP: Coffee with a Cop will be offered from 10 a.m. to noon at Barclay’s, 318 N. Main St., Piqua.• STORY TIME: ...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• MOVIE MATINEE: Join staff for a matinee movie showing “Trolls” at 1 p.m. at the Oakes-Beitman Memorial Library, 12 N. Main St...

February 20th, 2017 |  


A tale of two nets

A tale of two nets

If you could conjure up the ideal home sale, it would probably be a full price, for cash, with closing in a week. If that happened, and your price was...

February 18th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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The real story here is …
‘One and done’ and other issues

‘One and done’ and other issues

What do I know about basketball? Not much.What do I love about basketball? Everything.I am before Title IX, so the high school I attended in Toledo ha...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Black history: The power of love

Black history: The power of love

It’s Black History month. Once again, our nation celebrates the amazing contributions of African-American men and women who overcame daunting od...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Our Presidential Heroes, or zeros, of the Heartland

It’s the best holiday of the year! It’s President’s Day folks!The third Monday of February is always set aside to honor President Ge...

February 17th, 2017 |  


It’s a dog’s — and cat’s — life

It’s a dog’s — and cat’s — life

At last! Justice has arrived.I’m not talking about Donald Trump (I’m sure you’ll be glad to hear that) or immigration or Obamacare. ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Miami East H.S. Choir students performed at OMEA contest

To the Editor:On Saturday, February 11, Miami East High Choir students performed at OMEA District XI Solo and Ensemble Contest. The event was hosted b...

February 17th, 2017 |  


President Trump — Keep us out of Syria

President Trump — Keep us out of Syria

President Trump must not authorize troops on the ground in Syria. Once our troops are moved to a country they never leave. Iraq and Afghanistan are ca...

February 17th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Business briefs

UVFC participating in public-private partnership

TROY — Upper Valley Family Care is one of nearly 2,900 primary care practices nationwide participating in Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+)...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Chamber holds ribbon-cuttings

Chamber holds ribbon-cuttings

Mike Ullery | Daily CallThe Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce, friends and family members join Chris Wenrick, his wife Rachael, and son Vincent, 3, at a ...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Barbershop aims to be cut above the rest

Barbershop aims to be cut above the rest

PIQUA — The owner of a new barbershop in downtown Piqua which recently opened is excited to finally be leaving his thumbprint on the community.C...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Community partners complete feasibility study

Community partners complete feasibility study

PIQUA — The city of Piqua recently finished a feasibility study that conceptualizes the creation of the Community Center Campus centered on Wert...

January 27th, 2017 |  


New trainers join YMCA team

New trainers join YMCA team

MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County YMCA Piqua Branch has hired two new personal trainers, Amanda Seas and John Sustarich, to help members meet thei...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Majority of thyroid nodules benign yet early diagnosis critical

L. Stewart LowryContributing columnistEven the smallest change in our body can give us pause for concern and a raised area on the thyroid gland, also ...

January 10th, 2017 |  


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