NEWS


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Taking the plunge
‘Hero of Faith’ honored

‘Hero of Faith’ honored

PIQUA — In the Piqua Association of Churches’ (PAC) second year of honoring a member of the Piqua community and a standout person committe...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Fatal motorcycle crash victim identified

Fatal motorcycle crash victim identified

TROY - One man is dead after crashing his motorcycle on Polecat Road, near Troy, on Monday. Troy medics were dispatched to the 1000 block of Poleca...

May 23rd, 2016 updated: May 23rd, 2016. |  


Saying thank you

Saying thank you

Provided photoThe Covington Noon Optimist Club recently recognized the Covington Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie No. 3998 for their yearly donations t...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


May is Public Assistance Fraud Awareness Month

Staff ReportsTROY — May is Public Assistance Fraud Awareness Month in Ohio, and the Miami County Department of Job and Family Services is spread...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Students compete at State Science Day

Fifty-five students from 15 local school districts recently competed successfully at the Ohio Academy of Science State Science Day held at The Ohio St...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Coffee with gardeners continuesTROY — The fifth session in the Coffee with the Master Gardener Series being offered by OSU Extension Miami Count...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


East boys, Covington girls win D-III district track titles

East boys, Covington girls win D-III district track titles

By Rob [email protected] MILTON — It was fitting that Miami East boys and Covington girls were crowned team champions at the West...

May 21st, 2016 |  


O’Leary shines at D-III district meet

O’Leary shines at D-III district meet

By Rob [email protected] MILTON — It may have been a year ago, but it was still fresh in the mind of Lehman Catholic sophomore Al...

May 21st, 2016 |  


O’Leary shines at D-III district meet

By Rob [email protected] MILTON — It may have been a year ago, but it was still fresh in the mind of Lehman Catholic sophomore Al...

May 21st, 2016 |  


East boys, Covington girls win D-III district track titles

By Rob [email protected] MILTON — It was fitting that Miami East boys and Covington girls were crowned team champions at the West...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Mayse ‘sails’ into regionals with two district titles

Mayse ‘sails’ into regionals with two district titles

By Rob [email protected] HEIGHTS — Appropriately enough on a rainy night, Piqua junior Andy Mayse was thinking nautical after an...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Mayse ‘sails’ into regionals with two district titles

By Rob [email protected] HEIGHTS — Appropriately enough on a rainy night, Piqua junior Andy Mayse was thinking nautical after an...

May 20th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Salvation Army summer feeding program to begin

PIQUA — The Salvation Army will be kicking off its 20th annual Summer Feeding Program on Monday, June 6. The 11-week program will operate Mondays th...

May 19th, 2016 updated: May 19th, 2016. |  


Police Week honors Piqua law officers

PIQUA — Police officers are being honored in Piqua this week after Mayor Kazy Hinds proclaimed it to be Police Week in the city.“There are...

May 18th, 2016 |  


A road trip and homemade pizza

A road trip and homemade pizza

On Saturday morning I was groggily waking up when my husband Daniel suggested that perhaps I could join him on a trip to Vincennes, Ind., to purchase ...

May 17th, 2016 |  


Happy birthday to Jackson Gray

Happy birthday to Jackson Gray

Jackson GrayBirthdate: May 18, 2012Age: 4Parents: Zachary and Brandi Gray of FletcherGrandparents: Joe and Reatha Barga of St. Paris, and the late Dar...

May 17th, 2016 |  


Edison State professor pens work of fiction

Edison State professor pens work of fiction

PIQUA — Edison State Community College Assistant Professor of English Steve Dale Marlowe has authored a new book, “Digging Up The Bones,&#...

May 13th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Support even more than imagined

To the Editor:Over the past seven months the Miami East-MVCTC has conducted a fundraiser for Heifer International. The goal of this fundraiser was to ...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Eliminate big money from politics

Eliminate big money from politics

An unknown politician recently ran for U.S. Congress and won. He had previously served as a county Judge in a remote part of the Congressional distric...

May 20th, 2016 |  


The Iron Claw: a tight hold

The Iron Claw: a tight hold

Imagine signing up for the Ohio National Guard in 2004 to join your friends and expecting a time to mature and chart your life’s direction, beli...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Honor our vets with benefits they deserve

Honor our vets with benefits they deserve

Melissa Twine’s husband, Captain Philip Twine, was a logistics officer in the Air Forced when he was killed in the line of duty in 2002. In an i...

May 17th, 2016 |  


A weighty issue

A weighty issue

What would be the impact on you and those you know if you lost 60 pounds in five months?Research shows that weight loss of that magnitude gives the pe...

May 17th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Don’t try this at home
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Woehrmyer to join practice
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A ‘203’ for TLC
Woehrmyer to join practice

Woehrmyer to join practice

COVINGTON — Covington Dental, formerly Dr. Forrest Blythe, DDS, has announced that Dr. Heather (Motter) Woehrmyer who will be joining the practi...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Piqua native joins Jamieson & Yannucci

Piqua native joins Jamieson & Yannucci

PIQUA — Michael P. Yannucci of Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home has announced the addition of Benjamin A. Zimmerman to the funeral home staf...

May 8th, 2016 |  


Supplier diversity earns Premier recognition

Supplier diversity earns Premier recognition

Staff ReportsDAYTON — Premier Health recently won accolades for its commitment to work with a diverse group of suppliers.The health system recei...

May 7th, 2016 |  


Keim, Walters to wed

Keim, Walters to wed

The engagement of Amanda Keim to Craig Walters has been announced by her parents Mark and Connie Keim of Casstown and the mother of the groom, Wendy W...

May 7th, 2016 |  


Piqua welcomes F45 to town

Piqua welcomes F45 to town

Provided photoF45, a workout/training facility owned by Holly Trombley (holding scissors) and Josh Trombley, celebrated its recent opening in Piqua wi...

May 6th, 2016 |  


Supplier diversity earns Premier recognition

Supplier diversity earns Premier recognition

Staff ReportsDAYTON — Premier Health recently won accolades for its commitment to work with a diverse group of suppliers.The health system recei...

May 5th, 2016 |  


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