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Wells case dismissed, to be refiled by state

Wells case dismissed, to be refiled by state

MIAMI COUNTY — The drug possession case against former 700AMWLW radio personality Lisa M. Wells, 38, has been dismissed with intent to be refile...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Full ‘STEAM’ ahead

Full ‘STEAM’ ahead

MIAMI COUNTY — From its humble beginnings in the First Baptist church basement, Troy Christian Schools is soaring into the next century with its...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Piqua woman recounts Gatlinburg blaze

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. — It started with a burning smell in the distance, but many people thought little of it and went about their regular business...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Troy man bikes Underground Railroad

Troy man bikes Underground Railroad

TROY — With a couple weeks off from work, Jordan Hart was considering a road trip or maybe just taking things easy for a while.Instead, he ended...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Inspections provided by the Piqua Health DepartmentNov. 18311 Drafthouse, 311 N. Main St., Piqua — Observed taco meat thawing in water at room t...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Miami County Real Estate Transfers

TROYJymmie Stead, Robert Stead to Jim Bobs LLC, one lot, $0.Halifax Land Company to Scott Investments of Troy, one lot, $0.Mallorie Taylor to Amber Pa...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Piqua boys drop opener
Piqua bowlers sweep Newton

Piqua bowlers sweep Newton

Staff ReportsThe Piqua bowling teams swept Newton Tuesday.With Newton only having three bowlers, the Piqua boys won 1,850-765.Terry Penny led the Indi...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Harris finds ‘home’ at OCU

Harris finds ‘home’ at OCU

By Rob [email protected] Logan Harris made a decision to go to a prospect camp at Ohio Christian University, he had no idea what it wou...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Covington girls ‘gut out’ win

Covington girls ‘gut out’ win

By Rob [email protected] — It was not a Rembrandt by any means.But, Covington coach Jim Meyer wasn’t complaining after see...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Lady Cavsfall to Sidneyiu season opener

Staff ReportsSIDNEY — The Sidney High girls evened their record on the year at 1-1 with a 55-45 victory over Lehman in action Saturday night at ...

November 27th, 2016 |  


Piqua girls win opener

Piqua girls win opener

By Rob [email protected] — It may have not been perfect by any means.But, the Piqua girls basketball team was able to make the ...

November 26th, 2016 |  


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Emmerts to celebrate 50 years

Emmerts to celebrate 50 years

CAMAS, Wash. — Roger and Marianne (Scholz) Emmert, formerly of Piqua, and now of Camas, Wash., will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Dec. 10....

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today-Saturday• LIVE NATIVITY: The annual Live Nativity Walk at Stillwater Community Church will take place from 6-8:30 p.m. at the church on Su...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• VICTIM WITNESS VIGIL: The Miami County Victim Witness Staff will host its annual candlelight ceremony held in memory of loved ones who ha...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• AFTER SCHOOL: Join staff after school at the Oakes-Beitman Memorial Library, 12 N. Main St. This event is for kids in grades 4-8, at 3 p....

November 30th, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• CRAFTY LISTENERS: The Crafty Listeners gather from 1-2:30 p.m. at the Milton-Union Public Library. This group of women listens to a light...

November 28th, 2016 |  


‘We are Groot’ and other unlikely heroes

‘We are Groot’ and other unlikely heroes

You know how many movies the industry makes specifically about Thanksgiving?Not very many, no. So there goes that idea … sort of.Depending on wh...

November 26th, 2016 updated: November 27th, 2016. |  


OPINION


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The case for LED lights
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The first and last time
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The best seat in the house

The best seat in the house

I’ve spent much of the past 20 years living in the sports world’s version of an ivory tower (not literally, of course, but how cool would ...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Editorial roundup

The Lima News, Nov. 26During a period when semi-truck crash fatalities exploded past 4,000 for the first time in seven years, legislation could sneak ...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Be Ohio Proud, shop local for holidays

By Lori PandaContributing columnist‘Tis the season when family and friends gather together to eat, give thanks and celebrate the holidays. As yo...

November 27th, 2016 |  


A tough seasons for mothers

A tough seasons for mothers

At times, we get so excited about the upcoming holidays that we forget the strain this puts on the mothers in our lives: We think of that delicious pi...

November 27th, 2016 |  


The far right, left actually are same people

The far right, left actually are same people

I cautiously opened one eye and looked around the day after the election. Everything seemed to be pretty much the same. I looked out the window and it...

November 26th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Premier Health Plan receives 4-star rating

DAYTON — Premier Health Plan, a local health insurance provider in Southwest Ohio, has announced that its Medicare Advantage plan received an ov...

November 2nd, 2016 |  


Business briefs

Realtor honoredTROY — The Midwestern Ohio Association of Realtors (MOAR) recently held their mock trial and annual meeting. During the annual me...

October 29th, 2016 |  


Premier Health hospitals earn Healthgrades distinctions

MIAMI VALLEY — Premier Health hospitals achieved dozens of awards for the quality of their care, Healthgrades announced recently.“Our hosp...

October 22nd, 2016 |  


Crystal’s Creations strives for ‘absolute perfection’

Crystal’s Creations strives for ‘absolute perfection’

PIQUA — Florist, decorator, wedding and party specialist — there are many ways to describe Crystal’s Creations and many ways owner a...

October 21st, 2016 |  


Need a lift?

Need a lift?

PIQUA — Too small of a town for a taxi service? Not this city. From regular taxi needs to food delivery, Need-a-Lift Transpo is breaking into th...

October 19th, 2016 |  


Flamingo Total Beauty Salon celebrates 50 years

Flamingo Total Beauty Salon celebrates 50 years

COVINGTON — Flamingo Total Beauty Salon is celebrating 50 years of helping the local community feel beautiful.“I always wanted to do hair,...

October 12th, 2016 |  


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