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A tribute to his dad

YMCA offering lifeguard certification course

MIAMI COUNTY — While summer is coming to an end, the Miami County YMCAs are looking ahead to certifying individuals looking for jobs throughout ...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Gallbladder disease can exist without gallstones

For the Troy Daily NewsTROY — Those who experience a sharp pain in their upper abdomen shortly after eating may have a gallbladder that has beco...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


MIAMI COUNTY — The Sons of the American Revolution, Richard Montgomery Chapter, which represents Troy and all of Miami County, recently awarded ...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Events to remember Sept. 11 victims

URBANA — The Alicia Titus Memorial Peace Fund housed at Urbana University will host two events this year to commemorate the 15th anniversary of ...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Area briefs

Area briefs

Volunteers needed for GatheringCOVINGTON — The Fort Rowdy Gathering is in need of volunteers to help assemble the Friendship Bridge, and for gen...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Hicks putt gives Piqua win
Piqua starts fast in scrimmage loss to Springboro

Piqua starts fast in scrimmage loss to Springboro

By Rob [email protected] — Piqua football coach Bill Nees knew the final scrimmage against Springboro would be a good test ...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Bachman cards 41 in Piqua win

Bachman cards 41 in Piqua win

Staff ReportsThe Piqua girls golf team evened its record at 1-1 with a 204-212 win over Greenville on the front nine at Echo Hills.Kelsey Bachman was ...

August 19th, 2016 updated: August 19th, 2016. |  


Monnin makes verbal commitment to Kent State

Monnin makes verbal commitment to Kent State

By Rob [email protected] senior tight end/defensive end Nate Monnin became the second Indian to make a verbal commitment, doing so ear...

August 18th, 2016 |  


28th Minnich Classic held at Shelby Oaks

28th Minnich Classic held at Shelby Oaks

The 28th annual Dick Minnich Classic was held recently at Shelby Oaks.Low gross winners were Dave Selsor, Martin Leistner, Adrew Tobias and Eric Becks...

August 16th, 2016 |  


Butsch stil ‘Master’ of his sport

Butsch stil ‘Master’ of his sport

By Rob [email protected] native Mike Butsch has excelled at track and field since the first time he stepped on the track for Piqua Central...

August 15th, 2016 updated: August 15th, 2016. |  


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LIFE


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Community Calendar

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 |  


Happy birthday to Anderson Felix

Happy birthday to Anderson Felix

Anderson Charles FelixAge: 7Birthdate: Aug. 21, 2009Parents: Jeremy and Lesley Felix of HilliardSister: Alexa Felix of HilliardGrandparents: John and ...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Getting an early start at the fair

Getting an early start at the fair

MIAMI COUNTY — A couple of county residents are starting off their participation in the Miami County Fair at an early age, including Haley Mathe...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Rolling up with the Yoders

Rolling up with the Yoders

The air was thick enough to be sliced. In a matter of minutes, we’d find out whether our dream would become a reality. For weeks we had been wai...

August 18th, 2016 |  


You’re Invited

Covington Church to host salad luncheonsCOVINGTON — It’s once again time for the Women’s Fellowship of the Covington Christian Churc...

August 17th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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CALLING AROUND COVINGTON
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 |  


The highs and lows of back-to-school time

The highs and lows of back-to-school time

Mid-August means one thing: back to school! Purchase school supplies, get that first day outfit ready, head to open house, meet the teachers, put mone...

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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