NEWS


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Area briefs
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PCIS drills safety

Commissioners approve purchases

MIAMI COUNTY — At their meeting Tuesday, the Miami County Commissioners approved several purchases and signed an agreement for consulting servic...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Area briefs

Area briefs

Golden Boys hold spring meetingPIQUA — The Golden Boys Golf Club of Piqua held their spring meeting on Wednesday, April 19, at the Fort Piqua Pl...

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


Police interrupt alleged drug buy

Police interrupt alleged drug buy

PIQUA — An alleged drug dealer is off the street along with a substantial amount of fentanyl following a Piqua police investigation, a portion o...

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


Herbe celebrating 100 years

Herbe celebrating 100 years

PIQUA — If keeping a good sense of humor is one of the keys to longevity, Deloris Herbe has got that one nailed.Deloris, who will celebrate her ...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Piqua police reports highlights

PIQUA — The following are highlights from the Piqua police reports. All information is provided by Piqua police reports.ACCIDENT: There was a tw...

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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Weekend Softball Roundup
Weekend baseball roundup

Weekend baseball roundup

CLAYTON — The Piqua baseball team lost to Northmont 4-3 Saturday.Northmont had eight hits, while Piqua had four.Piqua, 8-10 overall and 5-4 in G...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Lehman netters fourth at Schroeder Invitational

Staff ReportsTIPP CITY — The Lehman Catholic tennis team finished fourth in the Schroeder Invitational Saturday, while Piqua finished seventh.&#...

April 22nd, 2017 updated: April 22nd, 2017. |  


Weekend Track Roundup

Weekend Track Roundup

Staff ReportsThe Covington girls track and field team not only got the attention of the entire state with their time at the Miami County Invitational ...

April 22nd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |  


Russia softball keeps focus in win over Covington

Russia softball keeps focus in win over Covington

By Rob [email protected] was two softball teams at the opposite end of the spectrum emotionally after Russia continued it momentum with a...

April 21st, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


Points race kicks off at Shady Bowl

DEGRAFF — Shady Bowl Speedway will kick off its 2017 points races this Saturday night.The late model division will see Urbana’s Mike Ward ...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Brandon Saine Football Skills Camp set for April 29

Brandon Saine Football Skills Camp set for April 29

By Rob [email protected] Saine’s accomplishments as an athlete at Piqua High School are unmatched.What the 2007 Piqua High Sch...

April 20th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Erin Moran, Joanie Cunningham in ‘Happy Days,’ dies at 56

NEW YORK (AP) — Erin Moran, the former child star who played Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms “Happy Days” and “Joanie Loves C...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Don’t forget the variables

Don’t forget the variables

You’re ready to make an offer! You’ve done your homework by visiting similar homes and your agent has given you the benefit of their exten...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today-Saturday• BOOK SALE: The spring book sale at the Milton-Union Public Library will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Today• FRIDAY DINNERS: The...

April 21st, 2017 |  


K-Kids spread spring cheer

K-Kids spread spring cheer

PIQUA — The Kiwanis Kids (K-Kids) from Piqua Central Intermediate School visited Piqua Manor this week, bringing with them plans to connect with...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• HERB SOCIETY: The Miami County Herb Society will meet at 7 p.m. at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center, 301 W. Main St., Troy. The program wi...

April 20th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Editorial roundup

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As I See It
Tripping through the halls of law

Tripping through the halls of law

This is going to come out sounding very cranky but if you are a third-grader selling something to fund a class trip, please do not knock on my door. I...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


You can help prevent child abuse

To the Editor:In the most recent fiscal year, 17,418 substantiated or indicated reports of child abuse and/or neglect were recorded in Ohio. This brea...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Helping homeless kids find shelter

Helping homeless kids find shelter

Homelessness is dangerous, especially for kids. They are more vulnerable to become victims of crime; they’re more vulnerable to disease, and the...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

I’ll begin this week’s column with a thank you note after a big successful event a few weeks ago. The Fields of Grace Worship Center would...

April 21st, 2017 |  


An attitude of gratitude

An attitude of gratitude

“In ordinary life, we hardly realize that we receive a great deal more than we give, and that it is only with gratitude that life becomes rich.&...

April 21st, 2017 |  


‘Saints and Sinners’ a success

To The Editor:“To those who have seen us when we’re sinners and seen us when we’re saints and can’t tell the difference.”...

April 20th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Pioneer focuses on safety, new community solar project
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Business briefs
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 29th, 2017 |  


Pioneer focuses on safety, new community solar project

Pioneer focuses on safety, new community solar project

PIQUA — Pioneer’s Cooperative Spirit Day and 81st Annual Meeting focused on safety, a new solar project and thanking a 21-year board membe...

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


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 |  


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