NEWS


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Labor of love
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Tuning up for a ride-along

UVCC to offer computer workshops

PIQUA — Upper Valley Career Center Adult Division will be offering a variety of computer workshops involving hands-on, instructor-led training f...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Sheriff’s office adds online crime mapping tool

Sheriff’s office adds online crime mapping tool

MIAMI COUNTY — Miami County Sheriff’s Office has launched a new online reporting system allowing users to access sheriff office activity w...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Miami County Real Estate Transactions

TROYGreg Greenwald to Ruffoloo Exchange LLC, one lot, $81,000.Harlow Builders Inc. to Eric Hilton, Rachel Hilton, one lot, $295,000.Jenna Subler, Ryan...

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 23rd, 2016 |  


Almost here

Almost here

By Rob [email protected] the completion of youth and junior high football camps this week, there is plenty of optimism with the Piqua h...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Red Cross offers safety tips

MIAMI VALLEY — Heat-related incidents and illness are preventable, yet annually many people succumb to extreme heat. Extreme heat, in fact, kill...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Almost here
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Sharing her love of game
Slusher defends title

Slusher defends title

By Rob [email protected] High School golfer Nate Uhlenbrock was in control through nine holes at the Echo Hills Junior Club Championshi...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Fox gives back to game

Fox gives back to game

By Rob [email protected] Hills PGA professional Chip Fox recently completed another successful junior camp.One thing that made it more ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Piqua football closes 7-on-7 season

Piqua football closes 7-on-7 season

By Rob [email protected] football showed much improvement in its second-round of 7-on-7s Saturday at Northmont High School in the Nort...

July 16th, 2016 |  


By Rob [email protected] football showed much improvement in its second-round of 7-on-7s Saturday at Northmont High School in the Nort...

July 16th, 2016 |  


Scott Bradley wins City Golf title

Scott Bradley wins City Golf title

By Rob [email protected] would probably be hard to find a more popular champion for the Piqua City Golf Championship than Scott Bradley.B...

July 10th, 2016 |  


Piqua goes 2-2 at passing camp

Piqua goes 2-2 at passing camp

By Rob [email protected] was a good chance to evaluate — and work on conditioning for the Piqua football team Friday afternoon in t...

July 8th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Troy grad writes book
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You’re Invited
Happy Birthday to Christopher Hatley

Happy Birthday to Christopher Hatley

Christopher Wayne Hatley, IIAge: 12Birthday: July 23, 2004Parents: Chris and Abby Hatley of Camden, Tenn.Grandparents: Vicki Kenworthy of Covington, D...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Happy birthday to Calleigh Edgell

Happy birthday to Calleigh Edgell

Calleigh EdgellBirthdate: July 23, 2007Age: 9Parents: Julie Edgell and Billy Edgell of PiquaGrandparents: Billee Johnson of Piqua, the late Gene Johns...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Couple welcomes daughter McKenna

Holly and Cletus Francis welcomed their daughter, McKenna Marie, at 2:39 p.m. June 27, at Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy. McKenna weighed 7 pounds,...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Cathcarts celebrate 60 years

Cathcarts celebrate 60 years

Karen and Norman Cathcart of Piqua celebrated their 60th anniversary on Sunday, July 17. They were surprised with a celebration at Piqua Baptist Churc...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Happy Birthday to Reed and Olivia McGraw

Happy Birthday to Reed and Olivia McGraw

Reed and Olivia McGraw Age: 5 Birthdate: July 20, 2011 Parents: Jon and Jodi McGraw Sibling: Isabella Grandparents: Bob and Christa Black of Piqua, Ja...

July 21st, 2016 |  


CASE Institute provides professional development at Upper Valley Career Center

CASE Institute provides professional development at Upper Valley Career Center

PIQUA — School’s out for summer, but not for teachers taking part in the recent Curriculum for Agricultural Science Education (CASE) Insti...

July 21st, 2016 |  


OPINION


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CALLING AROUND COVINGTON
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The quest for roots

High-stake tests ruin quality education

With a new school year approaching, and President Obama’s term coming to an end, talk of education reform and how to create quality education fo...

July 21st, 2016 |  


The quest for roots

The quest for roots

Who are you? What if you’re not what you thought?The persons producing “DNA Detectives,” “Swab Stories,” “First Pe...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Family thanks fundraiser sponsors

To the editor:We want to thank all of the donors and participants with this year’s “Christmas in July Golf Fundraiser” held in memor...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Clean Sweep sees another successful year

To the Editor:The 13th annual POWW Clean Sweep of The Great Miami River was very successful.Early tallies are 151 tires, and I estimate way over 6 ton...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Editorial roundup

The Lima News, July 16The hugs, handshakes and energizing sound bites that have become the hallmarks of national political conventions won’t be ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Key Club thankful for support

To the Editor:Piqua High School Key Club would like to thank Advance Auto Parts and community members who came to our car wash Saturday, July 17. We h...

July 19th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Multiple choice
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Multiple choice
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Updated: 10:58 am. |    
Cathcart & Co. continues to grow
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 |  


New business filings up

COLUMBUS — Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted has announced 8,480 new entities filed to do business in Ohio during June 2016.This is an increase...

July 15th, 2016 |  


Quid pro quo

Quid pro quo

Sure, it’s a legitimate question: Can you sell your home without the representation of a professional real estate agent? The legitimate answer i...

July 9th, 2016 |  


Business briefs

Business briefs

Koester named supervisor TROY — Derek Koester has been promoted to supervisor at Nolan Giere & Company, Troy.He has been employed as a staff...

July 9th, 2016 |  


Quid pro quo

Quid pro quo

Sure, it’s a legitimate question: Can you sell your home without the representation of a professional real estate agent? The legitimate answer i...

July 8th, 2016 |  


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