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Pet of the Week
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Chinese students fly high at WACO
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Advocates fight for their voices
Chinese students fly high at WACO

Chinese students fly high at WACO

MIAMI COUNTY — A group of students from China are spending several days in our area learning about our rich aviation heritage. Among the stops o...

September 30th, 2016 updated: September 30th, 2016. |  


McColloch-Baker included in study group

PIQUA — McColloch-Baker lnsurance Service is part of an elite group of independent insurance agencies around the United States participating in ...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Real Estate transfers

TROYDarla Kovar to Allison Gillespie, C. Kurt GIllespie, one lot, $110,000.Colleen Hoghe, Timothy Hoghe to Bonnie Dowell, Gregory Dowell, one lot, $18...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Should you pay off your mortgage early?

Should you pay off your mortgage early?

Many people who carry a home mortgage dream of the day when they will no longer face the burden of a monthly house bill. They want the financial freed...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Currys to co-chair Holiday Evening

Currys to co-chair Holiday Evening

PIQUA — The Edison Foundation at Edison State Community College has named Ed and Kay Curry the co-chairs of the 19th Annual Holiday Evening. Thi...

September 30th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Newton girls edge Piqua

Staff ReportsThe Newton girls soccer team got a first half goal and went on to beat Piqua 1-0.Chloe Clark came out of the goal to defend a shot and Ne...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Piqua girls win GWOC North title

Piqua girls win GWOC North title

Staff ReportsARCANUM — Sometimes, bad weather is a good thing — as the Piqua girls golf team learned Wednesday.When the GWOC girls postsea...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Piqua hoopteam strugglesin 1952 season

Piqua hoopteam strugglesin 1952 season

THE HISTORY OF PIQUA HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETICS – A JOURNALWINTER 1952“West Milton’s Bulldogs defeated the Piqua Redskins 39-31 in the op...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Piqua football bring ‘Battered Helmet’ home with 33-13 win over Sidney

Piqua football bring ‘Battered Helmet’ home with 33-13 win over Sidney

By Rob [email protected] smiles on the Piqua football players faces told the story after a 33-13 win over Sidney Thursday Night at Sidne...

September 29th, 2016 updated: September 30th, 2016. |  


Houston, Eastpick up winsat Tri-Village

NEW MADISON — Tristin Freistuhler took first place in the Tri-Village Invitational cross country meet Tuesday to lead Houston to the boys title....

September 28th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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A pricing puzzle
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Advocates fight for their voices
Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• SEAFOOD DINNER: The Pleasant Hill VFW Post 6557, 7578 W. Fenner Road, Ludlow Falls, will offer a three-piece fried fish dinner, 21-piece ...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Meeting highlights parks’ strengths, needs

PIQUA — To find out what the community at large thinks of the local park system, the city of Piqua hosted a community engagement session in conj...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Gloria serves up Zucchini Hamburger Casserole

Gloria serves up Zucchini Hamburger Casserole

Summertime is winding to a close and cooler days have arrived in the southern Illinois countryside we call home. Fall is here at last. Labors in the f...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Restauranter seeks fellow investors

Restauranter seeks fellow investors

PIQUA — Longtime businessman and restauranter John R. Irmscher is making his way to Piqua with the restaurant JT’s Brew & Grill in tow...

September 28th, 2016 updated: September 28th, 2016. |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• MEET THE CHEF: Meet Piqua Manor Chef Ben Davis during a demo from noon to 1 p.m. featuring rosemary and garlic pork loin with roasted red...

September 28th, 2016 |  


The majesty of Mauna Kea

The majesty of Mauna Kea

Hawaii conjures images of blue skies and aqua water, not necessarily visions of a barren landscape, volcanic rock, and breath-gripping altitudes. Maun...

September 27th, 2016 updated: September 27th, 2016. |  


OPINION


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Are we listening to children of color?

Veterans are not ‘moochers’

To the Editor:I served as a combat medic from 2002 to 2006 in the U.S. Army. I have numerous other family members who also served: brothers, uncles, p...

September 28th, 2016 |  


High sugars and low carbs

High sugars and low carbs

I hope you all are having a wonderful school year. The start has been a little rough for us, but we’ve worked out the kinks (at least I think so...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Thanks for supporting Walk

To the Editor:On behalf of the Miami County Walk to End Alzheimer’s held on Sept. 10, we would like to express our gratitude to a number of peop...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Editorial roundup

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers:• The (Youngstown) Vindicator, Sept. 25By any objective me...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Scratching head over ‘made from scratch’

Scratching head over ‘made from scratch’

A man who should know about these things once shared three guidelines for choosing a restaurant. His tripartite policy is to never eat at a place that...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Head scratching over made from scratch

Head scratching over made from scratch

A man who should know about these things once shared three guidelines for choosing a restaurant. His tripartite policy is to never eat at a place that...

September 25th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Restauranter seeks fellow investors
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A warm invitation
Winans holds franchise meeting

Winans holds franchise meeting

PIQUA — Winans Chocolates + Coffees, headquartered in Piqua, held a franchisee meeting on Friday, Aug. 26 at the new Winans facility in Piqua.Am...

September 10th, 2016 |  


Health Partners providing social worker to assist patients

Health Partners providing social worker to assist patients

TROY — Leaders of Health Partners Free Clinic here are now offering free assistance to patients in dealing with the catacombs of the local socia...

September 9th, 2016 updated: September 9th, 2016. |  


MainSource awards local resident

MainSource awards local resident

MainSource Bank (NASDAQ: MSFG), Greensburg, Indiana; focuses strong attention toward financial literacy and the empowerment of teaching children the i...

September 6th, 2016 |  


Starting grads on solid financial ground

Starting grads on solid financial ground

With graduation season drawing to a close, many recent graduates are making their first major decisions about the future – where to live, which ...

September 2nd, 2016 |  


Business briefs

Business briefs

Potts promoted at Unity PIQUA — Unity National Bank has announced the promotion of Chrissy Potts to branch manager.Potts was previously an indir...

August 27th, 2016 |  


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