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Police respond to shots fired call

Police respond to shots fired call

PIQUA — Piqua police responded to a call of shots fired at a subject at the Piqua Apostolic Temple, 830 Covington Ave. on Thursday.Mike Kurtetma...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Commissioners OK contracts

MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Commissioners accepted several quotes for services at their meeting Thursday, including sewer and water bill pri...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Gas price dips spur road trips

Gas price dips spur road trips

MIAMI VALLEY — Birds fly south for the winter, but with gas prices holding steady at less than $3 a gallon, many travelers are heading in that d...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Museum welcomes first Mission Continues fellow

TROY — The Miami Valley Veterans Museum welcomes James Harter as its first Mission Continues fellow. The Mission Continues provides an opportuni...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Area briefs

Street work to beginPIQUA — The City of Piqua’s 2016 Street Resurfacing Program is set to begin the week of July 25. The City entered into...

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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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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 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• CIVIC BAND: The Piqua Civic Band will pay tribute to “Jazz!” at 7 p.m. at Hance Pavilion, Fountain Park, Piqua, for an evenin...

July 21st, 2016 |  


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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 |  


Paying off the unemployment debt

Paying off the unemployment debt

Some bills we pass in the Ohio Senate generate front-page headlines and constituent emails by the hundreds, while others travel through the legislativ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


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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 |  


‘Sonny Boy’ joins downtown Piqua

‘Sonny Boy’ joins downtown Piqua

PIQUA — A new business has joined the downtown with the goal of providing people affordable options for gently-used products.Sonny Boy Thrift St...

July 8th, 2016 |  


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