NEWS


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Terrel trial continued
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In to the history books
You’re Invited

You’re Invited

Feast of Corpus Christi CelebrationPIQUA — This Sunday, May 29, St. Mary and St. Boniface Catholic Churches will join in the annual Celebration ...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Memorial Day events set in county

MIAMI COUNTY — Memorial Day will be celebrated with parades, services and luncheons around the county.The following is a list of events schedule...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Lehman students excel at state science fair

Lehman students excel at state science fair

SIDNEY — Six Lehman Catholic High School students participated in this year’s State Science Day held recently at The Ohio State University...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Woman sentenced in overdose death

Woman sentenced in overdose death

MIAMI COUNTY — Karmen Heniser, 31, of Wapakoneta, was sentenced to serve five years in prison for first-degree manslaughter and trafficking hero...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Commissioners OK improvements

MIAMI COUNTY — At their meeting on Tuesday, the Miami County Commissioners approved improvements to county property and purchases.The commission...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Young inventor takes first place

Young inventor takes first place

Provided photoAubree Schrubb shows off her award for first place for Best Overall Grade 6 Invention at the National Invention Convention & Entrepr...

May 24th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Cox takesfifth atD-I discus
Anderson to play softball at Sinclair

Anderson to play softball at Sinclair

By Rob [email protected] softball coach Steve Beachler was in search of a centerfielder.When he saw Piqua senior Megan Anderson, he...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Heaton looks to add to state title collection

Heaton looks to add to state title collection

By Rob [email protected] — Russia High School senior Lauren Heaton has been part of several amazing moments in Russia track his...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Covington softball season comes to unexpected end

Covington softball season comes to unexpected end

By Rob [email protected] — It was not the way Covington softball expected to see the send.Or how for that matter.The Lady Buccs,...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


East boys, Covington girls win D-III district track titles

East boys, Covington girls win D-III district track titles

By Rob [email protected] MILTON — It was fitting that Miami East boys and Covington girls were crowned team champions at the West...

May 21st, 2016 |  


O’Leary shines at D-III district meet

O’Leary shines at D-III district meet

By Rob [email protected] MILTON — It may have been a year ago, but it was still fresh in the mind of Lehman Catholic sophomore Al...

May 21st, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Children must be educated on pool safety

PIQUA — A pool can have a magnetic draw for children during the long, hot days of summer, but it can also be a source of tragedy if children and...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Salvation Army summer feeding program to begin

PIQUA — The Salvation Army will be kicking off its 20th annual Summer Feeding Program on Monday, June 6. The 11-week program will operate Mondays th...

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Police Week honors Piqua law officers

PIQUA — Police officers are being honored in Piqua this week after Mayor Kazy Hinds proclaimed it to be Police Week in the city.“There are...

May 18th, 2016 |  


THE AMISH COOK

THE AMISH COOK

Gloria and her family are on the road this week; her column will return next week. But this is a good time to press pause and reflect and involve read...

May 18th, 2016 |  


A road trip and homemade pizza

A road trip and homemade pizza

On Saturday morning I was groggily waking up when my husband Daniel suggested that perhaps I could join him on a trip to Vincennes, Ind., to purchase ...

May 17th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Editorial roundup

The Columbus Dispatch, May 14Boycotts have long been recognized as a legitimate means to pursue political change. Participation is entirely voluntary ...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


Support even more than imagined

To the Editor:Over the past seven months the Miami East-MVCTC has conducted a fundraiser for Heifer International. The goal of this fundraiser was to ...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Eliminate big money from politics

Eliminate big money from politics

An unknown politician recently ran for U.S. Congress and won. He had previously served as a county Judge in a remote part of the Congressional distric...

May 20th, 2016 |  


The Iron Claw: a tight hold

The Iron Claw: a tight hold

Imagine signing up for the Ohio National Guard in 2004 to join your friends and expecting a time to mature and chart your life’s direction, beli...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Honor our vets with benefits they deserve

Honor our vets with benefits they deserve

Melissa Twine’s husband, Captain Philip Twine, was a logistics officer in the Air Forced when he was killed in the line of duty in 2002. In an i...

May 17th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Don’t try this at home
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Woehrmyer to join practice
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A ‘203’ for TLC
Woehrmyer to join practice

Woehrmyer to join practice

COVINGTON — Covington Dental, formerly Dr. Forrest Blythe, DDS, has announced that Dr. Heather (Motter) Woehrmyer who will be joining the practi...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Piqua native joins Jamieson & Yannucci

Piqua native joins Jamieson & Yannucci

PIQUA — Michael P. Yannucci of Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home has announced the addition of Benjamin A. Zimmerman to the funeral home staf...

May 8th, 2016 |  


Supplier diversity earns Premier recognition

Supplier diversity earns Premier recognition

Staff ReportsDAYTON — Premier Health recently won accolades for its commitment to work with a diverse group of suppliers.The health system recei...

May 7th, 2016 |  


Keim, Walters to wed

Keim, Walters to wed

The engagement of Amanda Keim to Craig Walters has been announced by her parents Mark and Connie Keim of Casstown and the mother of the groom, Wendy W...

May 7th, 2016 |  


Piqua welcomes F45 to town

Piqua welcomes F45 to town

Provided photoF45, a workout/training facility owned by Holly Trombley (holding scissors) and Josh Trombley, celebrated its recent opening in Piqua wi...

May 6th, 2016 |  


Supplier diversity earns Premier recognition

Supplier diversity earns Premier recognition

Staff ReportsDAYTON — Premier Health recently won accolades for its commitment to work with a diverse group of suppliers.The health system recei...

May 5th, 2016 |  


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