Daily Call- RSS NEWS Feed http://dailycall.com/section/NEWS http://dailycall.com/section/NEWS Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:42:24 EST 1800 Commissioners authorize juvenile court contracts http://dailycall.com/news/news/150671283/Commissioners-authorize-juvenile-court-contracts MIAMI COUNTY — At their meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 25, the commissioners signed three contracts for the Miami County Juvenile Court. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:10:07 EST Chilling abduction charges http://dailycall.com/news/news/150671337/Chilling-abduction-charges PIQUA – Harold J. Roux, 51, of 446 Wood St., was picked up on a warrant on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, relating to abduction charges filed against him in Feb. 2014 and Apr. 2014 and an indictment he received in Sept. 2014. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 09:48:08 EST (No heading) http://dailycall.com/news/news/150682937/ MIAMI COUNTY — These are the hours on Thanksgiving day and Black Friday for the following stores:Kohl's (Troy): Opens at 6 p.m. Thanksgiving day and stays open through Black Friday, closing at 12 a.m. Saturday. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 09:48:06 EST The path to employment http://dailycall.com/news/home_top-news/150631796/The-path-to-employment MIAMI COUNTY — After earning his driver's license, Justin Kessler set his sights on being a car owner. So he began sacrificing other purchases to save a bit from each paycheck from his part-time job. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:48:04 EST (No heading) http://dailycall.com/news/news/150646861/ PIQUA — Second graders at Favorite Hill Primary in Sarah Fromholt's art class created artwork inspired by the first snowfall of the winter season. The colorful works of art were displayed at the school the day after the first snow day,... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:53:11 EST The path to employment http://dailycall.com/news/home_top-news/150692235/The-path-to-employment MIAMI COUNTY — After earning his driver's license, Justin Kessler set his sights on being a car owner. So he began sacrificing other purchases to save a bit from each paycheck from his part-time job. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:10:05 EST Students to learn through imagination http://dailycall.com/news/news_education/150664442/Students-to-learn-through-imagination PIQUA — What is a more fun way of learning than using your own imagination? Perhaps being able to share it with others as a team? Piqua City School students are being given the opportunity to exercise their creative abilities through an... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:13:16 EST A new home’s first Thanksgiving http://dailycall.com/news/news/150647410/A-new-homes-first-Thanksgiving PIQUA - As people celebrate together this Thanksgiving and list off what they are feeling grateful for, some families will be celebrating the true meaning of have a “home.” On Oct. 12, 2014, the Jacomet-Payton family received their new... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 09:50:07 EST Sacrificing holidays to serve community http://dailycall.com/news/news/150647377/Sacrificing-holidays-to-serve-community PIQUA – While people are paying much attention to retail workers having to work this Thanksgiving, there are some professions that the community cannot do a day without. The community is relying on workers like police officers, firefighters,... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 09:49:07 EST Sterling exemplifies Thanksgiving spirit day-to-day http://dailycall.com/news/news/150647352/Sterling-exemplifies-Thanksgiving-spirit-day-to-day PIQUA – Piqua resident Brad Sterling, support manager for Champaign Residential Services (CRSI) in Shelby County and recent recipient of the Outstanding Direct Support Professional (DSP) award from Ohio Provider Resource Association (OPRA),... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:13:17 EST SafeHaven to offer Thanksgiving ‘Restaurant’ on Tuesday http://dailycall.com/news/community_news/150634865/SafeHaven-to-offer-Thanksgiving-Restaurant-on-Tuesday PIQUA — Since SafeHaven began in 1996, it has offered a Thanksgiving meal for its adults recovering from depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, bipolar, and many other forms of mental illness. For the third year in a row SafeHaven will once again... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 21:10:06 EST Sheriff department talks shift changes http://dailycall.com/news/news/150630244/Sheriff-department-talks-shift-changes MIAMI COUNTY — The Sheriff's Department, corrections facility workers and union are considering a trial period for corrections staff to work 12-hour shifts as a possible means to curtail female jail overcrowding. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:39:04 EST Fire destroys garage http://dailycall.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/150653009/Fire-destroys-garage Mike Ullerymullery@civitasmedia.comFLETCHER - A fire at 61 North Street in Fletcher destroyed a garage and damaged a home next door on Monday. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:58:10 EST New ‘Made in Piqua’ ornament available http://dailycall.com/news/news/150628856/New-Made-in-Piqua-ornament-available PIQUA — Piqua's rich industrial heritage continues to be honored by Mainstreet Piqua as the eighth “Made in Piqua” ornament honors one of Piqua's largest companies with a long history in the Piqua community. The new... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:33:14 EST Edison faculty receive Excellence awards http://dailycall.com/news/news/150628375/Edison-faculty-receive-Excellence-awards PIQUA — Edison Community College faculty members Rachel Detraz and Sarah Hein recently received the 2014 Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award from the Southwestern Ohio Council for High Education (SOCHE). Detraz and Hein were honored at Faculty... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:11:09 EST On the chopping block http://dailycall.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/150627591/On-the-chopping-block PIQUA — Braving the frigid air and a dusting of snow that still coated the Echo Hills Golf Course, two groups of Upper Valley Career Center students spent the day cutting up — trees, that is. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:28:09 EST Still time to see watercolor exhibit http://dailycall.com/news/news/150642170/Still-time-to-see-watercolor-exhibit TROY — The Western Ohio Watercolor Society's 2014 Juried Members' Exhibition continues to be on display at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center through Nov. 30. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:20:09 EST Springcreek remembers http://dailycall.com/news/news/150641303/Springcreek-remembers PIQUA — A picture not only says a thousand words, but with one look, it can evoke one to say thousands of words. Many heartfelt words were said Sunday at the Springcreek Commemoration gathering at the current school building. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:29:10 EST Library receives artist’s touch http://dailycall.com/news/news/150637792/Library-receives-artists-touch PIQUA - The Piqua Public Library is displaying its holiday spirit after regional painter Michael Glass gave the library a special touch. Glass painted the library windows with Christmas images of carolers, Santa, and family members looking at... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:26:05 EST Downing Street fire http://dailycall.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/150639068/Downing-Street-fire Mike Ullerymullery@civitasmedia.comPIQUA - Firefighters from Piqua responded to a report of a house fire at 731 North Downing Street on Saturday evening. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 20:59:15 EST