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Lights! Camera! Strawberries!
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‘THIS. Is Piqua!’ set for March 6

PIQUA — An update outlining plans for the Riverfront District Redevelopment Project and the Historic East Piqua Master Plan will be presented Mo...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Lights! Camera! Strawberries!

Lights! Camera! Strawberries!

TROY — Matt Watkins took his idea for the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival theme down the yellow-brick road of memory lane on Wednesday.Watkins, th...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Lights! Camera! Strawberries!

Lights! Camera! Strawberries!

TROY — Matt Watkins took his idea for the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival theme down the yellow-brick road of memory lane on Wednesday.Watkins, th...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Edison State teams sweep Southern State

Staff ReportsThe Edison State men’s and women’s basketball teams swept Southern State Tuesday.The men, 16-11, won 86-63.Edison State led b...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Fulker scholarship applicants sought

MIAMI COUNTY — The scholarship committee of the Miami County Bar Association has announced it is accepting applications for scholarship grant fr...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Brownlee, Buchanan earn district bowling berths

Edison State teams sweep Southern State

Staff ReportsThe Edison State men’s and women’s basketball teams swept Southern State Tuesday.The men, 16-11, won 86-63.Edison State led b...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Miami East girls advance to sectional finals with win over Dayton Christian

Miami East girls advance to sectional finals with win over Dayton Christian

By Rob [email protected] — The way Miami East girls basketball coach Bruce Vanover sees it, his Lady Vikings won a tournament...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Piqua boys face Centerville in D-I sectional action

Piqua boys face Centerville in D-I sectional action

By Rob [email protected] Piqua boys basketball team, 8-14, will be in for a big challenge Friday night when the Indians play 14-8 Center...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Local tournaments kick into full swing

Staff ReportsOXFORD — Miami East’s Meredith Richters will be competition in the Division II state swimming meet Thursday at the Canton Nat...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Edison hoop teams sweep Hocking

Staff ReportsThe Edison State Community College basketball teams swept Hocking Community College Saturday.The men, 15-11, won 101-74, winning for the ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Community Calendar
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Teens enjoy African vibes
Gordon Gee to speak at Edison State

Gordon Gee to speak at Edison State

PIQUA — Edison State Community College will welcome one of America’s most prominent higher education leaders, Dr. Gordon Gee, to campus to...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


The luxury of naps and crinkle cookies

The luxury of naps and crinkle cookies

“Okay, it’s time for an afternoon nap. Let’s all settle down and be as quiet as possible,” I told my little ones.“Mom, m...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• COFFEE WITH A COP: Coffee with a Cop will be offered from 10 a.m. to noon at Barclay’s, 318 N. Main St., Piqua.• STORY TIME: ...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• MOVIE MATINEE: Join staff for a matinee movie showing “Trolls” at 1 p.m. at the Oakes-Beitman Memorial Library, 12 N. Main St...

February 20th, 2017 |  


A tale of two nets

A tale of two nets

If you could conjure up the ideal home sale, it would probably be a full price, for cash, with closing in a week. If that happened, and your price was...

February 18th, 2017 |  


A tale of two nets

A tale of two nets

If you could conjure up the ideal home sale, it would probably be a full price, for cash, with closing in a week. If that happened, and your price was...

February 17th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Our Presidential Heroes, or zeros, of the Heartland

It’s the best holiday of the year! It’s President’s Day folks!The third Monday of February is always set aside to honor President Ge...

February 17th, 2017 |  


It’s a dog’s — and cat’s — life

It’s a dog’s — and cat’s — life

At last! Justice has arrived.I’m not talking about Donald Trump (I’m sure you’ll be glad to hear that) or immigration or Obamacare. ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Miami East H.S. Choir students performed at OMEA contest

To the Editor:On Saturday, February 11, Miami East High Choir students performed at OMEA District XI Solo and Ensemble Contest. The event was hosted b...

February 17th, 2017 |  


President Trump — Keep us out of Syria

President Trump — Keep us out of Syria

President Trump must not authorize troops on the ground in Syria. Once our troops are moved to a country they never leave. Iraq and Afghanistan are ca...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Editorial roundup

The (Canton) Repository, Feb. 9Last week, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approved a multibillion-dollar, interstate pipeline project that wi...

February 17th, 2017 |  


You lost your purse? Where?

You lost your purse? Where?

When I realized I had lost my purse, what was I to do?First, I searched my house, high and low. I did this three times. Next step was my vehicle. Thir...

February 15th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Business briefs

UVFC participating in public-private partnership

TROY — Upper Valley Family Care is one of nearly 2,900 primary care practices nationwide participating in Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+)...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Chamber holds ribbon-cuttings

Chamber holds ribbon-cuttings

Mike Ullery | Daily CallThe Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce, friends and family members join Chris Wenrick, his wife Rachael, and son Vincent, 3, at a ...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Barbershop aims to be cut above the rest

Barbershop aims to be cut above the rest

PIQUA — The owner of a new barbershop in downtown Piqua which recently opened is excited to finally be leaving his thumbprint on the community.C...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Community partners complete feasibility study

Community partners complete feasibility study

PIQUA — The city of Piqua recently finished a feasibility study that conceptualizes the creation of the Community Center Campus centered on Wert...

January 27th, 2017 |  


New trainers join YMCA team

New trainers join YMCA team

MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County YMCA Piqua Branch has hired two new personal trainers, Amanda Seas and John Sustarich, to help members meet thei...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Majority of thyroid nodules benign yet early diagnosis critical

L. Stewart LowryContributing columnistEven the smallest change in our body can give us pause for concern and a raised area on the thyroid gland, also ...

January 10th, 2017 |  


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