Mike Ullery | Daily CallCasey Beckner and his mom Kim, of Troy, carry a stack of pancakes and sausage through the serving line at the Upper Valley Career Center on Saturday morning as they take part in the Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast.
Mike UlleryStaff Photographermullery@civitasmedia.comPIQUA — As the outside temperature reaches the 50 degree mark, most of us look longingly out our windows, wishing that we had an excuse to enjoy the first vestiges of spring.Students in the Environmental Occupations program at the Upper Valley Career Center have no such worries. When their fellow students are “chomping at the bit” to get outdoors, juniors and seniors in Jim Metz ...
By Will E Sanderswsanders@civitasmedia.comPIQUA — The eight-year anniversary of an unsolved toddler’s death quietly passed this week in Piqua.Logan Xavier Hess, 2, died March 6, 2006, at the Children’s Medical Center in Dayton after Piqua medics were called to 905 Park Ave. after the boy was found cold, barely breathing and his lips purple.Logan’s death was ruled a homicide and medical officials said the death was caused from...
PIQUA — The Miami District of the Miami Valley Council Boy Scouts of America held their Pinewood Derby on Saturday, March 1, in Piqua at the Miami Valley Centre Mall. Cub Scouts from 12 packs participated. The three district winners were Andrew Hamish (Pack 413), Hunter Case (Pack 295) and Dalton Trucksis (Pack 413).Winning results of other races were:• Tiger race: Kyle Ross (Pack 395), Evan McEntyre (Pack 285) ...
By Sharon SemanieFor the Daily Callpdceditorial@civitasmedia.comPIQUA — “Friday Night Lights” will be shining bright on March 14 when The Ohio State University football players-former, that is — match their athleticism against the Piqua Area All — Stars in an exhibition basketball game at the Garbry Gymnasium at Piqua High School.
By Will E Sanderswsanders@civitasmedia.comPIQUA — A new project already underway at the Miami Valley Centre Mall is nothing short of child’s play.Mall management recently announced the addition of a Playtime Play Area to the mall, which will be located in the skylight area near the food court.Peggy Henthorn, the regional manager of the Mid-America Management Corp., which owns the mall, stated several large malls have such play areas and ...
Mike Ullery | Daily CallLocal musician Bill Corfield entertains the lunch crowd at the Miami Valley Centre Mall on Thursday.
MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Animal Shelter will be closed on Saturday, March 8, due to a remodeling project. The shelter will reopen for normal business on Monday, March 10 at 8 a.m. We are sorry for any inconvenience and hope you will stop by to see our new lobby area when it is finished.
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COVINGTON — The Covington Exempted Village schools...
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