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FFA members of month named

Area briefs

Y to host Splash weekPIQUA — The Piqua branch of the Miami County YMCA, 223 W. High St., will host Splash week June 12-16.The program is free an...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Changing time

Changing time

Mike Ullery | Daily CallCity of Piqua employee John Cox takes down Taste of the Arts banners in downtown Piqua on Wednesday and replaces them with Lan...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Get ready for Johnston Farm Family Days

PIQUA — John Johnston’s family home will come alive from noon-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, June 10-11, with with games and activities enjoy...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Treed

Treed

Mike Ullery | Daily CallEthan Wilson Phillips uses a chain saw to cut a large portion of a dead tree at Forest Hill Cemetery on Wednesday morning. Phi...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Drug smuggler receives prison sentence

Drug smuggler receives prison sentence

MIAMI COUNTY — The female inmate who concealed fentanyl and a syringe inside her body cavity and caused another inmate to overdose at the downto...

May 24th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Piqua high jumper Ashley Ho qualifies for state

Piqua high jumper Ashley Ho qualifies for state

By Rob [email protected] —Ashley Ho had mixed emotions as the moment she was dreaming off transpired at the Division I regional...

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


PSC United 4-0 at Strawberry Festival;Piqua Tribe holding tryouts; Lehman holding Alumni tournament

PSC United 4-0 at Strawberry Festival;Piqua Tribe holding tryouts; Lehman holding Alumni tournament

Staff ReportsTROY — Last weekend PSC United played in the Troy Strawberry Festival Tournament.The team went 4-0 and won the championship game 3-...

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


PHS has new tennis shed donated by Kim, Adkins; deadline for Piqua Youth Team Tennis approaching

PHS has new tennis shed donated by Kim, Adkins; deadline for Piqua Youth Team Tennis approaching

By Rob [email protected] again, the Piqua athletic director Chip Hare and the Piqua High School athletes have been beneficiaries of sup...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Nickolai has dream weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway

Nickolai has dream weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway

This past weekend former Piqua football standout Colin Nickolai competed at BristolMotor Speedway making a dream come true.There were 67 of the best t...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Miami Shores, Team Sherill pick up victories; Echo Hills Junior Camp starts soon

Miami Shores, Team Sherill pick up victories; Echo Hills Junior Camp starts soon

Staff ReportsMiami Shores used a fast start Saturday to defeat Echo Hills 14-10 in the annual Echo Hills/Miami Shores Challenge.In Saturday’s tw...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Russia baseball wins D-IV district title

By Josh [email protected] — Two catches defined Saturday’s Division IV district baseball final.One that Russia’s Dio...

May 21st, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Community calendar
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Community calendar

Ariana Grande suspends world tour, cancels some Euro stops

NEW YORK (AP) — Ariana Grande suspended her Dangerous Woman world tour and canceled several European shows Wednesday due to the deadly bombing a...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• BOARD MEETING: The May board meeting for the Miami County Educational Service Center will be at 5:15 p.m. at 2000 W. Stanfield Road, Troy...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Cohen James StammenBirthdate: May 23, 2007Age: 10Parents: Ryan and Shanda Stammen of Franklin, Tenn.Siblings: Slone, Olivia and CrossGrandparents: Jim...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Faith times two

Faith times two

PIQUA — When talking with John and Stacey Scott, co-pastors of True Vine Church in Piqua, the word “faith” will weave in and out of ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• OPEN HOUSE: The public open house for the newly renovated Hobart Arena will be from 6-8 p.m. As residents walk around, staff members and ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Davidson’s votes detrimental to area employees

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Support step therapy reform

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Rep. Davidson’s votes detrimental to area employees

Remembering the Battle of the Bulge

Remembering the Battle of the Bulge

For some, Memorial Day means a day off work, grilled food, ice-cold beer, and friends and family. It’s also the day to remember the war dead and...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


America’s metal mines support 21st century technology

By Kevin L. KearnsWhen most Americans think of “mining,” they think of the past. They envision an 1840’s gold mine—or somethin...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Shut down the meat industry

To the Editor:This past Sunday, animal rights activists shut down the 146-year-old Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus after years of effect...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

In my last column, I mentioned the high level of activity of one of our Covington churches. This week, I’d like to begin by spotlighting another...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Two ways Congress can make police safer

Two ways Congress can make police safer

Earlier this month Ohio experienced a tragic loss, as another police officer was killed in the line of duty. He responded to a call for help and was a...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


The problem is indeed in your set

The problem is indeed in your set

Even if today’s topic weren’t a new television system at our house, I would have had to have found a way to work the name Philo T. Farnswo...

May 21st, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Business partnership boosts confidence

Business partnership boosts confidence

PIQUA — Two new downtown businesses are partnering to help their clients nail their job interviews and land a place of employment that becomes t...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Area briefs

Vendors soughtTROY — Vendor space is still available for the Upper Valley Fiber Fest, scheduled for May 20 at the Miami County Fairgrounds.Entry...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Wayne HealthCare, Premier Health form affiliation

GREENVILLE — Wayne HealthCare and Premier Health, who owns Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy, plan to move forward with a new joint venture afte...

April 1st, 2017 |  


Business briefs

Kasich names Oda to Edison board COLUMBUS – Governor John R. Kasich has appointmented James C. Oda of Piqua (Miami County) to the Edison State C...

April 1st, 2017 |  


Winteregg graduates elite program

COLUMBUS — J.D. Winteregg of Troy is one of 24 farmers and agribusiness professionals who recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation...

March 30th, 2017 |  


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