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YMCA dedicates new shelter

YMCA dedicates new shelter

TIPP CITY — When the Miami County YMCA dedicated its new shelter house this week, they attached a well-known name to the wood and metal structur...

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


Unconfirmed clown sightings surface in Piqua

Unconfirmed clown sightings surface in Piqua

PIQUA — Unconfirmed sightings of clowns have popped up sporadically in Piqua this week.“We’ve gotten a couple reports of that,”...

September 29th, 2016 |  


College briefs

Ashland names honors societyASHLAND, Ohio — The following students are members of the Honors Society at Ashland University:Dominique Drake of We...

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


ACES program expands to county

ACES program expands to county

PIQUA — Four Miami County schools are now on board for a program to help high school students in academic need that has a proven track record in...

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


Piqua police reports highlights

Piqua police reports highlights

PIQUA — The following are highlights from the Piqua police reports. All information is provided by Piqua police reports and Miami County Municip...

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. |  


SPORTS


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 |  


Piqua spikerscruise pastStebbins

Staff ReportsThe Piqua volleyball team cruised past Stebbins 25-10, 25-23, 25-13 to complete the sweep of GWOC South teams and improved to 13-4 overal...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Lehman returns to form against Perry

By Ken [email protected] backtracked to week one in their game last Friday night at Sidney Memorial Stadium. And that was a ...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Versailles girls golfers cruise to sectional title

Versailles girls golfers cruise to sectional title

WEBSTER — The Versailles girls golf team has been a picture of consistency all season.And the inclimate weather conditions Wednesday for the D-I...

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


Lehman, Newton earn district berths

Lehman, Newton earn district berths

By Rob [email protected] — Lehman junior Tyler Lachey walked in to the clubhouse with a smile on his face after being one of t...

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


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LIFE


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Community Calendar

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. |  


Happy Birthday to Cooper Swink

Happy Birthday to Cooper Swink

Cooper Michael SwinkAge: 6Birthdate: Oct. 1, 2010Parents: Michael and Darcey Swink of PiquaGrandparents: Steve and Linda Chambers of Piqua and Deborah...

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 |  


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 26th, 2016 |  


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