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You’re Invited

You’re Invited

Spaghetti supper plannedPLEASANT HILL — Pleasant Hill First Brethren Church invites you to the Fifth Annual Spaghetti Supper to be held on Satur...

April 26th, 2017 |  


‘Wheelie, wheelie’ into bike safety

‘Wheelie, wheelie’ into bike safety

PIQUA — Two local cyclists have recently reached over 1,000 kids with their message of bike safety, visiting two schools in Piqua in preparation...

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


PHS gets ‘edgy’ with spring musical

PHS gets ‘edgy’ with spring musical

PIQUA — Tom Westfall is known for setting the bar high, sometimes even pushing the envelope, when it comes to the musicals he directs at Piqua H...

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


Board welcomes Republican appointee Long

MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Board of Elections met Tuesday afternoon, bringing with them the new Republican appointee for the board, Rob Lon...

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


Tractor Supply, 4-H partner to raise funds

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. — Tractor Supply Company, the largest rural lifestyle retail store chain in the United States, will partner with National 4-H C...

April 25th, 2017 |  


MCPH observes Infant Immunization Week

TROY — National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) is an annual observance to promote the benefits of immunizations and to improve the health of ch...

April 25th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Siefring, Snipes honored by MAC; Lehman cheer, GLU tryouts; Waynesfield race results

Siefring, Snipes honored by MAC; Lehman cheer, GLU tryouts; Waynesfield race results

AKRON — It has already been a big spring track season for former Covington state champion Jackie Siefring who is a member of the Akron Zips wome...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Newton softball gets big win over Covington

Newton softball gets big win over Covington

By Rob [email protected] — When the Covington and Newton softball team get together, the outcome is rarely decided before th...

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


Weekend Softball Roundup

Weekend Softball Roundup

SIDNEY — The Versailles softball team won two games Saturday.In a 3-2 win over Sidney, Hailey McEldowney was 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBI...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


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. |  


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LIFE


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You’re Invited
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‘Wheelie, wheelie’ into bike safety
PCIS drills safety

PCIS drills safety

PIQUA — Faculty and staff at Piqua Central Intermediate School (PCIS) got to hear what gunshots in a school might sound like after the Piqua Pol...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• LEGO GROUP: The LEGO Group will meet from 3:30-4:15 p.m. at the JR Clarke Public Library.• TENDERLOINS: Texas-size tenderloin sandw...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Documentary delves into life of music pioneer Clive Davis

NEW YORK (AP) — Clive Davis celebrated his legacy with the debut of a documentary about his life, along with performances from artists he helped...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


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 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• BOOK SALE: The spring book sale at the Milton-Union Public Library will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.• STEAK FRY: Steak Fry Dinner: The ...

April 22nd, 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 |  


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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