NEWS


4:27 pm |    
Troy man’s retrial begins
12:03 pm
Updated: 12:11 pm. |    
Hanukkah blends history, holiness, happiness

Area briefs

Museum closes for winter monthsPLEASANT HILL — The Pleasant Hill History Center will be closed until March 6, 2018, due to the high cost of heat...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Small Business Awards seeking nominations

COLUMBUS — The U.S. Small Business Administration is looking for small business owners and champions who stand out as positive influences on the...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Park district bids Wannemacher farewell

Park district bids Wannemacher farewell

MIAMI COUNTY — John A. Wannemacher will be leaving the Miami County Park District better than when it was founded.Wannemacher, a retired attorne...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Police reports

Information provided by the Miami County Sheriff’s Office: Nov. 29FRAUD: A Bradford resident reported that he received a bill from the Piqua Fir...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Troy man sentenced 10 years to life

Troy man sentenced 10 years to life

MIAMI COUNTY — A Troy man will spend a mandatory 10 years to life in prison for sexually assaulting a child he was babysitting in a Troy hotel r...

December 12th, 2017 updated: December 12th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


2:12 pm |    
Sidney outlasts Troy, 65-54
3:17 pm |    
Back with a vengeance

Tipp girls cruise past Fort Loramie: Monday sports roundup

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comFORT LORAMIE — With wins over talented Fairmont and Miami East teams already this season, the Tippecanoe ...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Troy boys rout Greenville: Friday sports roundup

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comGREENVILLE — The Troy boys basketball team accomplished something Friday night that it hadn’t done ...

December 9th, 2017 |  


Troy rallies past Sidney: Saturday girls basketball roundup

Troy rallies past Sidney: Saturday girls basketball roundup

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comTROY — In each of the Troy girls basketball team’s three victories this season, the Trojans have fa...

December 9th, 2017 |  


Eagles rout Broncos, 56-19

Eagles rout Broncos, 56-19

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comTROY — Troy Christian boys basketball coach Ray Zawadzki didn’t hold back when describing his team&...

December 9th, 2017 |  


Newton pulls away, tops Milton

Newton pulls away, tops Milton

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comWEST MILTON — After only scoring 12 points in the first half — yet still holding a two-point edge &...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Vikings win big: Thursday sports roundup

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comCASSTOWN — The Miami East basketball team didn’t get caught looking ahead Thursday night.Quite the ...

December 8th, 2017 |  


LIFE


12:03 pm
Updated: 12:11 pm. |    
Hanukkah blends history, holiness, happiness
11:40 am
Updated: 12:11 pm. |    
Hanukkah blends history, holiness, happiness

‘Star Wars’ cast reflects on Fisher and Leia’s legacy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carrie Fisher may have been the “madcap Auntie Mame” to Mark Hamill’s “square” homebody, but de...

December 10th, 2017 |  


‘I, Tonya’ reclaims Harding’s narrative in provocative film

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Screenwriter Steven Rogers was watching a documentary about the disgraced figure skater Tonya Harding not too long ago and th...

December 10th, 2017 |  


ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS

Accusations followed top gossip editorNEW YORK (AP) — Gossip editor Dylan Howard faced sexual harassment accusations at another employer after l...

December 10th, 2017 |  


Share the love

Share the love

Have you ever heard of the value of staging your home for sale? Home staging will increase the likelihood of your receiving great offers for your home...

December 9th, 2017 |  


Metallics for the holidays and all winter

(AP) — Holiday decorating is all about adding a bit of cheer and sparkle, a task made easier by the recent popularity of all things metallic. Wi...

December 9th, 2017 |  


Nurseries worthy of a Bohemian lullaby

(AP) — Traditional nursery decor tends to be a gently stirred mix of cute animals, soft hues and nicely matched furnishings. And there’s m...

December 9th, 2017 |  


OPINION


11:15 am |    
Christmas food for thought
Tax plan igniting new moral movement

Tax plan igniting new moral movement

If you’re expecting a gift card from your boss as an end-of-year bonus, enjoy it this year because you probably won’t get one in 2018.The ...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Historic preservation, nonprofit’s mission can both win

By Ben Sutherly on behalf of the Unity for Trinity CommitteeEach year, more than 1,000 elementary students tour downtown Troy to learn about the Under...

December 11th, 2017 |  


How the Olympics mirror real life

How the Olympics mirror real life

Here’s what I love about the Olympics: they’re so much like real life.No, I’m not talking about sportsmanship and universal peace an...

December 10th, 2017 updated: December 12th, 2017. |  


Chili soup for the long winter

Chili soup for the long winter

My husband, Daniel, is the type to always be looking for something to keep life interesting and find things to do off the beaten path. One aspect he h...

December 9th, 2017 |  


Take your seat at the table

Take your seat at the table

Why study music or literature or art? Even after years of effort, there is so much to learn that we can barely scratch the surface. Why bother?As a fr...

December 9th, 2017 updated: December 12th, 2017. |  


There are good people doing good things

To the Editor:I drove over the I-75 bridge on State Route 41 recently and immediately smiled. There was a long line of trucks from too many lawn care ...

December 8th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


2:07 pm |    

Business briefs

Tax professionals to meetTROY — The Ohio State Society of Enrolled Agents of Greater Dayton invites EA’s, CPA’s and other tax profes...

December 9th, 2017 |  


Winter is (just about) officially here — but you may soon be leaving it behind if you’re a snowbird. When you go, though, you’ll wan...

December 9th, 2017 |  


Vectren offers Gift of Energy program

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Vectren Energy Delivery (Vectren) is again offering its Gift of Energy program this holiday season, which allows individuals ...

December 9th, 2017 |  


Four-in-ten American adults shopped small on Small Business Saturday

NEW YORK — As Small Business Saturday closed out its eighth year on Saturday, Nov. 25, shoppers provided an encouraging boost to small businesse...

December 9th, 2017 |  


US economy expanded at brisk 3.3 pct. pace in third quarter

WASHINGTON (AP) — Led by a rise in business investment, the U.S. economy grew at an annual pace of 3.3 percent from July through September, its ...

December 9th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA