NEWS


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Area briefs
Fire department responds to reported possible gas leak

Fire department responds to reported possible gas leak

Mike Ullery | Daily CallA possible natural gas leak was reported in the area of Barclay’s in downtown Piqua around 1 p.m. on Tuesday. The Piqua ...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Board approves workers, contract

MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Board of Elections met Monday afternoon to discuss business related to the May 2 primary/special election.The bo...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Commissioners OK technology purchases

MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Commissioners approved several technology purchases at their meeting Tuesday, including antivirus protection for...

March 28th, 2017 |  


IN BRIEF:MEETING NOTICEPIQUA — The city of Piqua Civil Service Commission will meet at 4:30 p.m. today (March 29) in the Administration Conferen...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Hospice offering volunteer orientation

TROY — Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County invites interested community members to consider volunteering to support hospice patients and famili...

March 28th, 2017 |  


YWCA kicks off ham loaf sale

PIQUA — The YWCA is now in the seventh year of selling its traditional YWCA favorite homemade ham loaves. Having them on hand or in your freezer...

March 28th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Newton softball starts fast in win over Piqua

Newton softball starts fast in win over Piqua

By Rob [email protected] softball coach Mark Gibson couldn’t have asked for a much better start to the season.Piqua and coach R...

March 27th, 2017 updated: March 28th, 2017. |  


Jr. Raptors on a roll

Jr. Raptors on a roll

DAYTON - A large crowd turned out at St. Helen’s Elementary School to watch the 6th Annual Wheelchair Basketball Exhibition Game on Saturday.The...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Cox, Ho pick up wins for Piqua track; Versailles first, Covington and Russia second at Lady Tiger

Cox, Ho pick up wins for Piqua track; Versailles first, Covington and Russia second at Lady Tiger

Staff ReportsTROY — Tristen Cox led the Piqua boys to a ninth-place finish at the Up and Running Invitational Saturday at Troy, while Miami East...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Covington softball sweeps Valley View to open season

Covington softball sweeps Valley View to open season

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comCOVINGTON — Heading into the season opener on Saturday, there were several unknowns about how the Covington Lady Buccs...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Piqua baseball drops opener to Springboro

Piqua baseball drops opener to Springboro

By Rob [email protected] were a lot of positives for the Piqua baseball team in the season opener with Springoboro at Hardman Field in...

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


Ho looks to soar for Piqua girls

Ho looks to soar for Piqua girls

Staff ReportsCourtney Downs returns as Piqua girls track and field coach.Graduating off last year’s team were Amy Burt, Liz Duer, Taylor Shroyer...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Community calendar
Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• JAZZ CONCERT: A free jazz concert with the Bobby Floyd Trio will be at 7 p.m. at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center, Troy. Floyd is the curr...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Real estate transactions

TROYReta Bailey, Steven Bailey to Scott Darling, one lot, $125,000.Alison Potts, Robert Potts to Abbigayle Hodge, one lot, $124,900.Darrell Patrick, G...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Learn from their mistakes

Learn from their mistakes

Want to increase your chances of a quicker sale at a higher price? When it comes to real estate transactions, you need representation! A recent survey...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Greene to celebrate 80th birthday

Greene to celebrate 80th birthday

BRADFORD — The family of Carol Boltin Greene of Bradford is hosting an open house birthday party on Sunday, April 9, from 1-4 p.m. at the Bradfo...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• SCOTCH DOUBLE: A scotch double bowling fundraiser to benefit the Walk MS Miami County will be offered at Brel Aire Lanes, 8433 N. County ...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Fiery dawn and quick-fix dinner

Fiery dawn and quick-fix dinner

Yesterday was one of those days that leave a person absolutely weary and exhausted.It all began a little after 5 a.m. I was sound asleep when I receiv...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


OPINION


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CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

I think all the events of March are finished, but there is plenty on the Covington calendar coming up in April. First, the final Lenten Fish Fry of 20...

March 26th, 2017 |  


A final goodbye and last words

A final goodbye and last words

Most often when people die suddenly, it comes as a terrible shock to those left behind. There is no warning or opportunity to say “good-bye.R...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Give a hand to good doctors

Give a hand to good doctors

National Doctors Day is March 30, and I am encouraging readers who have doctors whom they respect to take time to send a note to them. Your response m...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Fish fry auction a big hit

To the Editor:The Piqua Indians Baseball Parents Association would like to thank all of our generous donors, supporters, and volunteers for another su...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Kiwanis thank community

To the Editor:Thank you goes out to the community and local businesses for their patronage and support of the 2017 Kiwanis Pancake Day, which was held...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Scouts thankful for donations

To the Editor:I would like to thank the citizens of Piqua who donated toward our 2017 “Scouting for Food” campaign. Scouts collected 4,517...

March 21st, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Pioneer focuses on safety, new community solar project
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Business briefs

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 |  


French expands machining capability

French expands machining capability

PIQUA — French Oil Mill Machinery Company, a custom hydraulic press and process equipment manufacturer, expanded their machining capability with...

March 21st, 2017 |  


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 15th, 2017 |  


Make the most of your tax refund

Make the most of your tax refund

More than 110 million Americans collected a tax refund – worth an average of just under $3,000 – after filing their 2015 tax returns, acco...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Edison State Works officially unveiled

Edison State Works officially unveiled

PIQUA — “There are many great things to come for Edison State and our community,” said Edison State President Dr. Doreen Larson just...

March 10th, 2017 |  


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