NEWS


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Environmental care

Birthday

Miller to turn 80BRADFORD — The children and grandchildren of Shirley (Canan) Miller would like to honor her with a “surprise” open ...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Piqua man gets 4 years for sex crime

Piqua man gets 4 years for sex crime

MIAMI COUNTY — A Piqua man will be serving four years in prison for sexual conduct involving a minor under the age of 10 years old.Jonathan Bart...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Wound Care Center celebrates first anniversary

Wound Care Center celebrates first anniversary

TROY — With advanced equipment and specialized wound care, the Wound Care Center and Hyperbaric Services at UVMC opened one year ago to take a l...

August 24th, 2016 |  


ME teacher attends energy workshop

GRANVILLE — Teachers of multiple grade levels, all across Ohio, will walk into classrooms this fall ready to share with their students exciting ...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Covington cattleman successful at state fair

MARYSVILLE — The Ohio Cattlemen’s Association (OCA) hosted the Best of the Buckeye show at the Ohio State Fair on July 27 through Aug. 7 d...

August 24th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Michael ready to lead Lady Indians spikers

Michael ready to lead Lady Indians spikers

Staff ReportsLiana Michael takes over as Piqua volleyball coach after three years as JV coach/varsity assistant.The Indians are coming off an 11-11 se...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Lehman looks to continue tradition

Lehman looks to continue tradition

By Rob [email protected] — When you play football at Lehman Catholic, you understand the goals going into the season.Coming off...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Staff ReportsSIDNEY — Greg Snipes returns as Lehman volleyball coach.The Lady Cavaliers were 19-8 last year and won the NWCC, a conference where...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Covington football ready for new era

Covington football ready for new era

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comCOVINGTON — It’s a new era of Covington football as Ty Cates takes over the reins from long-time coach Dave Mill...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Lady Bucc spikers look for improvement

Lady Bucc spikers look for improvement

Staff ReportsCOVINGTON — Veteran coach Lonnie Cain is back to coach Covingotn volleyball.Covington finished 10-13 overall last year and 8-5 in t...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Lady Chargers look for improvement

Lady Chargers look for improvement

By Rob [email protected] Edison volleyball coach Shelby Pitsenbarger knew last season was going to be like starting over for a y...

August 24th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Lochtefeld, Waterman to wed
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Fall into autumn

Fall into autumn

By David Fong, Belinda Paschal and Alexandra NewmanFor in75Sure, with the oppressive heat of August still hanging in the air, it may be hard to imagin...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Pizza pockets from a new dad

Pizza pockets from a new dad

By Kevin WilliamsAmish Cook EditorEditor’s Note: Gloria’s column will return in its regular format next week.Last week I was able to spend...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Happy Birthday to Korbyn Blacke

Happy Birthday to Korbyn Blacke

Korbyn BlackeAge: 2Birthdate: Aug. 8, 2014Parents: Carson and Jamie Blacke of PiquaSibling: Carson BlackeGrandparents: Ron and Rhonda Black of Piqua, ...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Happy 80th Birthday to Robert ‘Bob’ Elders

Happy 80th Birthday to Robert ‘Bob’ Elders

Robert “Bob” EldersAge: 80Birthdate: Aug. 25, 1936Town of residence: PiquaSpouse: Bette EldersChildren: Kim, Buck, and Rhonda, all of Piqu...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Thompson Square makes it look so good

Thompson Square makes it look so good

DAYTON — Country couple Thompson Square will bring their award-winning music to the stage next week — and help raise money for a good caus...

August 24th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Hope across Ohio

Editorial roundup

The Columbus Dispatch, Aug. 14In a conventional brick-and-mortar school, you can walk inside and see how many students are sitting at their desks and ...

August 21st, 2016 |  


CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

Going back a few weeks, the Covington Police Department organized and pulled off another successful 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament. It was held Saturday...

August 21st, 2016 |  


A closer look at medical marijuana issue

A closer look at medical marijuana issue

Last year, voters in Ohio defeated Issue 3 at the ballot box by nearly a 2-to-1 margin. The measure turned down an effort to legalize medical and recr...

August 21st, 2016 |  


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 |  


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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