NEWS


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Park district programs receive statewide recognition

MIAMI COUNTY — Ohio Parks and Recreation Association (OPRA) presented its 2016 Annual Awards of Excellence at the annual OPRA conference recentl...

February 25th, 2017 |  


20 wrestlers advance to D-III semifinals

SIDNEY — Twenty wrestlers advanced to the semifinals at the Lehman D-III wrestling sectional Friday night, while numerous others are alive in co...

February 25th, 2017 |  


M-U student suspended for making threats

WEST MILTON — A Milton-Union junior high student has been suspended after he was accused of making threatening statements towards another studen...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


Follow the evidence

Follow the evidence

Upper Valley Career Center student studying Forensic Science get a practical lesson in blood spatter analysis on Friday at Deputy Travis Lowry worked ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


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.TELECOMMUNICATIONS HARAS...

February 24th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Covington girls get 20th win, D-IV sectional title

Piqua boys lose to Centerville in D-I sectional action

Staff ReportsVANDALIA — The Piqua boys basketball team had what it wanted Friday night in its Vandalia D-I sectional tournament opener.Piqua got...

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


Piqua wrestlers advance four to D-I district tournament

Piqua wrestlers advance four to D-I district tournament

By Rob [email protected] — Piqua advanced four of its nine wrestlers to the Division I district tournament Saturday, with ...

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


Versailles girls makes 11 threes in 68-36 sectional final win over Miami East

Versailles girls makes 11 threes in 68-36 sectional final win over Miami East

By Rob [email protected] — The Versailles girls basketball team is looking towards the next challenge.Miami East girls could ...

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


Covington opens Piqua D-IV tourney action with win

Covington opens Piqua D-IV tourney action with win

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comWhen it comes to tournament basketball, sometimes getting the first win is the biggest.And despite playing an Ansonia team i...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Hicks works OT on mat

Hicks works OT on mat

By Rob [email protected] — The Piqua wrestling team advanced four to the semifinals at the Centerville D-I 2 sectional wre...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Indians get revenge vs. Jets

Indians get revenge vs. Jets

By Josh [email protected] — After reviewing a loss late in the regular season to Franklin Monroe, Newton girls basketball c...

February 24th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Community Calendar
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The recipe for success

The recipe for success

Have you ever noticed the racks and stacks of colorful merchandise displayed near the check out lane of your grocery or department store? Known as ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• SEAFOOD DINNER: The Pleasant Hill VFW Post 6557, 7578 W. Fenner Road, Ludlow Falls, will offer a three-piece fried fish dinner, 21-piece ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• EUCHRE TOURNEY: The Miami Valley Centre Mall in Piqua will be hosting a Euchre tournament to benefit the local charities, including the A...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Teens enjoy African vibes

Teens enjoy African vibes

PIQUA — Teens got a taste of South African culture Wednesday night — and it tasted like peanut butter.Teen Leadership Director Abigail Ngo...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Happy birthday to Annabelle Baumhauer

Happy birthday to Annabelle Baumhauer

Annabelle Katherine BaumhauerAge: 2Birthdate: Feb. 23, 2015Parents: Jonny and Leah Baumhauer of PiquaSibling: Samuel BaumhauerGrandparents: Fred Freed...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


OPINION


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CALLING AROUND COVINGTON
Your child’s most important teacher: You

Your child’s most important teacher: You

I have written dozens of articles in which I have criticized politicians for hijacking public education and for the harm they have done to children th...

February 24th, 2017 |  


The real story here is …

The real story here is …

A few days ago, I received a telephone call from Rachel Murray, a reporter for WHIO-TV, because she had been asked to get some educators’ reacti...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


‘One and done’ and other issues

‘One and done’ and other issues

What do I know about basketball? Not much.What do I love about basketball? Everything.I am before Title IX, so the high school I attended in Toledo ha...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Black history: The power of love

Black history: The power of love

It’s Black History month. Once again, our nation celebrates the amazing contributions of African-American men and women who overcame daunting od...

February 21st, 2017 |  


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 |  


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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