NEWS


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Onward and upward
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PCIS honored as champions of breakfast

Piqua BOE approves urgent resolutions

PIQUA – After voting unanimously to reject the bids received for the summer construction project at the junior and senior high schools, the Piqu...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Upper Valley Career Center holds 42nd annual Convocation

Upper Valley Career Center holds 42nd annual Convocation

Mike Ullery | Daily CallKeaton Pfeiffer of Troy delivers opening remarks at Hobart Arena on Thursday during the Upper Valley Career Center’s 42n...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Bullying discussion reignites

PIQUA — Though the end of the school year is here, bullying is a topic that schools are always discussing as to how and what they can do better ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


College briefs

Hemm awarded scholarshipOXFORD — Miami University first-year student Katherine Hemm was awarded an Energy Leadership Scholarship for careers rel...

May 25th, 2017 |  


ME locked down after bullets found

CASSTOWN — Miami East High School was placed on lockdown after two .22 caliber bullets were found in a hallway of the school Thursday morning.Ac...

May 25th, 2017 updated: May 25th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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Russia baseball advances to regional title game

Echo Hills League Roundup

Brian Robbins was low gross with 38 in the Thursday Industrial League at Echo Hills Golf Course.Brian Deal, Jeff Jennings and Brandon Hostetter tied f...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Lehman Catholic’s Dylan Arnold makes college choice

Lehman Catholic’s Dylan Arnold makes college choice

By Rob [email protected] — Lehman Catholic senior Dylan Arnold can’t get enough baseball.So, what better place to play mo...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Versailles runners advance to finals

Versailles runners advance to finals

Staff ReportsLEXINGTON — In the boys Division II regional track and field meet at Lexington, Versailles’ Josh Steinbrunner advanced to the...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Piqua baseball wins City Championship in 1957

Piqua baseball wins City Championship in 1957

THE HISTORY OF PIQUA HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETICS – A JOURNALSPRING, 1957Baseball“Coach Jim Hardman’s baseball club holds a victory over Pi...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Piqua Post 184 baseball opens season Saturday

Piqua Post 184 baseball opens season Saturday

By Rob [email protected] American Legion Post 184 baseball coach Justin Jennings has learned one thing in three seasons as coach.With ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Throwers, vaulters, relay teams qualify for state in D-III

Throwers, vaulters, relay teams qualify for state in D-III

By Josh [email protected] — Covington shot putter Lauren Christian was making up for a postseason injury last season.One leg of M...

May 25th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• SEAFOOD DINNER: A seafood dinner will be offered at the Pleasant Hill VFW Post 6557, 7578 W. Fenner Road, Ludlow Falls, from 6-7:30 p.m. ...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Miami County Real Estate Transactions

TROYAugust Boyer, Lois Boyer to August Boyer, Lois Boyer, one lot, $0.Cathy Stout to Jesse Casey, one lot, $27,500.Estate of Roger Stout, Paul Stout, ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Cornell’s wife writes: ‘I know that was not you’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Cornell’s widow has penned a letter addressed to the late Soundgarden frontman days after he took his own life.Vi...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• KIWANIS: Kiwanis of Piqua will meet at noon at Grace Methodist Church, 9411 N. County Road 25-A, Piqua. “Engineering Projects in th...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Ariana Grande suspends world tour, cancels some Euro stops

NEW YORK (AP) — Ariana Grande suspended her Dangerous Woman world tour and canceled several European shows Wednesday due to the deadly bombing a...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• BOARD MEETING: The May board meeting for the Miami County Educational Service Center will be at 5:15 p.m. at 2000 W. Stanfield Road, Troy...

May 24th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Remembering two Ohio heroes
Students get last word on commencement

Students get last word on commencement

“Don’t let complexity stop you,” Bill Gates once told graduating Harvard seniors. “Be activists. Take on the big inequities. I...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Honoring America’s fallen soldiers

Honoring America’s fallen soldiers

What does being an American mean to you? Each of us has our own ideas of what makes up the character of our great nation, but there are certain indivi...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Davidson’s votes detrimental to area employees

EDITOR’S NOTE: Jennifer Rieger is a spokesperson for the Butler County Democratic Party.Warren Davidson sure looked like the right candidate on ...

May 25th, 2017 updated: May 25th, 2017. |  


Support step therapy reform

To the Editor:Medication is very often the most crucial element of treatment for mental illness.Mental health medications, and particularly antipsycho...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Rep. Davidson’s votes detrimental to area employees

By Jennifer RiegerGuest ColumnistEDITOR’S NOTE: Jennifer Rieger is a spokesperson for the Butler County Democratic Party.Warren Davidson sure lo...

May 24th, 2017 updated: May 25th, 2017. |  


Remembering the Battle of the Bulge

Remembering the Battle of the Bulge

For some, Memorial Day means a day off work, grilled food, ice-cold beer, and friends and family. It’s also the day to remember the war dead and...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Medical practice opens in Piqua

Medical practice opens in Piqua

PIQUA — Premier Physician Network announces the opening of Upper Valley Family Medicine in Piqua.Upper Valley Family Medicine includes Stuart Ed...

April 29th, 2017 |  


Business partnership boosts confidence

Business partnership boosts confidence

PIQUA — Two new downtown businesses are partnering to help their clients nail their job interviews and land a place of employment that becomes t...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Area briefs

Vendors soughtTROY — Vendor space is still available for the Upper Valley Fiber Fest, scheduled for May 20 at the Miami County Fairgrounds.Entry...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Wayne HealthCare, Premier Health form affiliation

GREENVILLE — Wayne HealthCare and Premier Health, who owns Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy, plan to move forward with a new joint venture afte...

April 1st, 2017 |  


Business briefs

Kasich names Oda to Edison board COLUMBUS – Governor John R. Kasich has appointmented James C. Oda of Piqua (Miami County) to the Edison State C...

April 1st, 2017 |  


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