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Local alliance encourages activism

PIQUA — As part Women’s History Month, Assistant Professor Beka Lindeman of the English department at Edison State Community College gave ...

March 28th, 2017 updated: March 28th, 2017. |  


Piqua police reports highlights

PIQUA — The following are highlights from the Piqua police reports. All information is provided by Piqua police reports.SUSPICIOUS: A complainan...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Inmate smuggles fentanyl into jail

MIAMI COUNTY — A female inmate has been charged with a third degree felony after concealing fentanyl and a syringe inside her body cavity and ca...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Miami County Sheriff’s Office reports

Information provided by the Miami County Sheriff’s Office:March 23SCHOOL ISSUE: A Miami County Sheriff’s School Resource Officer investiga...

March 28th, 2017 updated: March 28th, 2017. |  


Wound Care Center earns national award

Wound Care Center earns national award

TROY — The Wound Care Center and Hyperbaric Services at Upper Valley Medical Center (UVMC) has been recognized with a national award for clinica...

March 28th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Newton softball starts fast in win over Piqua

Newton softball starts fast in win over Piqua

By Rob [email protected] softball coach Mark Gibson couldn’t have asked for a much better start to the season.Piqua and coach R...

March 27th, 2017 updated: March 28th, 2017. |  


Jr. Raptors on a roll

Jr. Raptors on a roll

DAYTON - A large crowd turned out at St. Helen’s Elementary School to watch the 6th Annual Wheelchair Basketball Exhibition Game on Saturday.The...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Cox, Ho pick up wins for Piqua track; Versailles first, Covington and Russia second at Lady Tiger

Cox, Ho pick up wins for Piqua track; Versailles first, Covington and Russia second at Lady Tiger

Staff ReportsTROY — Tristen Cox led the Piqua boys to a ninth-place finish at the Up and Running Invitational Saturday at Troy, while Miami East...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Covington softball sweeps Valley View to open season

Covington softball sweeps Valley View to open season

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comCOVINGTON — Heading into the season opener on Saturday, there were several unknowns about how the Covington Lady Buccs...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Piqua baseball drops opener to Springboro

Piqua baseball drops opener to Springboro

By Rob [email protected] were a lot of positives for the Piqua baseball team in the season opener with Springoboro at Hardman Field in...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 26th, 2017. |  


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LIFE


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Community calendar
Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• STATE OF CITY: The Troy Area Chamber of Commerce will host the State of the City at the Concord Room, 845 W. Market St., from noon to 1 p...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• JAZZ CONCERT: A free jazz concert with the Bobby Floyd Trio will be at 7 p.m. at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center, Troy. Floyd is the curr...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Real estate transactions

TROYReta Bailey, Steven Bailey to Scott Darling, one lot, $125,000.Alison Potts, Robert Potts to Abbigayle Hodge, one lot, $124,900.Darrell Patrick, G...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Learn from their mistakes

Learn from their mistakes

Want to increase your chances of a quicker sale at a higher price? When it comes to real estate transactions, you need representation! A recent survey...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Greene to celebrate 80th birthday

Greene to celebrate 80th birthday

BRADFORD — The family of Carol Boltin Greene of Bradford is hosting an open house birthday party on Sunday, April 9, from 1-4 p.m. at the Bradfo...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• SCOTCH DOUBLE: A scotch double bowling fundraiser to benefit the Walk MS Miami County will be offered at Brel Aire Lanes, 8433 N. County ...

March 24th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Paying up is a taxing job
Why I support Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation

Why I support Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation

In 2006, Republicans and Democrats alike came together to unanimously confirm a bright young lawyer named Neil Gorsuch as a federal appeals court judg...

March 26th, 2017 |  


CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

I think all the events of March are finished, but there is plenty on the Covington calendar coming up in April. First, the final Lenten Fish Fry of 20...

March 26th, 2017 |  


A final goodbye and last words

A final goodbye and last words

Most often when people die suddenly, it comes as a terrible shock to those left behind. There is no warning or opportunity to say “good-bye.R...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Give a hand to good doctors

Give a hand to good doctors

National Doctors Day is March 30, and I am encouraging readers who have doctors whom they respect to take time to send a note to them. Your response m...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Fish fry auction a big hit

To the Editor:The Piqua Indians Baseball Parents Association would like to thank all of our generous donors, supporters, and volunteers for another su...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Kiwanis thank community

To the Editor:Thank you goes out to the community and local businesses for their patronage and support of the 2017 Kiwanis Pancake Day, which was held...

March 21st, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Business briefs

Brooks named president, CEO of Buckeye

PIQUA — Buckeye Insurance Group is pleased to announce the appointment of John M. Brooks as president and chief executive officer effective Marc...

March 24th, 2017 |  


‘First Choice’ upgrades to stand out

‘First Choice’ upgrades to stand out

PIQUA — First Choice Paint and Body Shop is diversifying the equipment at their disposal in order to reach more customers.First Choice Paint and...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Foundation has new location, same dedication

Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, was a monumental day for The Piqua Community Foundation. After more than 16 years in the Peoples/MainSource Bank building at Wa...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


French expands machining capability

French expands machining capability

PIQUA — French Oil Mill Machinery Company, a custom hydraulic press and process equipment manufacturer, expanded their machining capability with...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Mullenbrock earns Ameriprise Private Wealth Advisor status

Mullenbrock earns Ameriprise Private Wealth Advisor status

PIQUA – Craig W. Mullenbrock, CFP® with Mullenbrock & Associates private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Make the most of your tax refund

Make the most of your tax refund

More than 110 million Americans collected a tax refund – worth an average of just under $3,000 – after filing their 2015 tax returns, acco...

March 10th, 2017 |  


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