NEWS


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A veteran’s veteran
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Haircut for a cause

Police reports

Information provided by the Miami County Sheriff’s Office:April 18TRESPASSING: A deputy responded to a possible trespassing complaint in the 760...

April 21st, 2018 |  


City addresses cell towers

TIPP CITY — The Tipp City council passed ordinances regulating small cell towers in the city and approved the purchase of a new dump truck at th...

April 21st, 2018 |  


Bennett joins Miami County Dental Clinic

Bennett joins Miami County Dental Clinic

MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Dental Clinic board of directors are excited to welcome Melissa “Missy” Bennett as their new executi...

April 21st, 2018 |  


Starbucks to close stores for an afternoon for bias training

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks, moving swiftly to confront a racially charged uproar over the arrest of two black men at one of its stores in Philade...

April 21st, 2018 |  


Camp Courageous taking registration

MIAMI COUNTY — Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County invites children who have lost a loved one to attend Camp Courageous.Camp Courageous is offe...

April 21st, 2018 |  


Driver flees after hitting Troy house

TROY — Troy police are looking for an individual who drove into a house in Troy in the early hours of Saturday morning before fleeing the scene....

April 21st, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Devils hold off Cougars
Devils hold off Cougars

Devils hold off Cougars

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comTIPP CITY — There’s plenty of different ways the Tippecanoe baseball team can win games this season...

April 21st, 2018 |  


Troy softball routs Sidney: Thursday sports roundup

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comRIVERSIDE — The Troy softball team solidified its hold on second place in the Greater Western Ohio Confer...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Fast start propels Tipp

Fast start propels Tipp

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comWEST MILTON — Coming off of two hard-fought losses against its division leader, the Tippecanoe softball t...

April 20th, 2018 |  


GMVWA All-Area Wrestling Teams

DAYTON — The following wrestlers have been named to the Greater Miami Valley Wrestling Association All-Area team for 2018:106 poundsFirst Team M...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Tipp baseball routs Greenville: Wednesday sports roundup

Tipp baseball routs Greenville: Wednesday sports roundup

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comGREENVILLE — The Tippecanoe baseball team kept pace with Troy in the Greater Western Ohio Conference Amer...

April 19th, 2018 |  


LIFE


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‘Isle of Dogs’ — symmetry is satisfying

‘Isle of Dogs’ — symmetry is satisfying

It makes me sad that quality cinema is so often inaccessible to mainstream audiences.As of this writing, there is only one theater in the entire Miami...

April 21st, 2018 |  


Gloria’s family grows again

Gloria’s family grows again

It was Saturday morning, the children and I were all eager to have Daddy home for the day. After breakfast and family devotions, Daniel headed out to ...

April 17th, 2018 |  


‘Rampage’ is ridiculous, and I loved it

‘Rampage’ is ridiculous, and I loved it

Once in a while, a film can pull you in opposite directions.“Rampage,” in basically every respect, is absolutely ridiculous. Its action se...

April 14th, 2018 updated: April 14th, 2018. |  


Couple to celebrate 50th anniversary

Couple to celebrate 50th anniversary

PIQUA — Bob and Sharon Allison will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house.Bob and Sharon were married on April 20, 1968, a...

April 14th, 2018 |  


Why advertising might not work

Why advertising might not work

As you prepare to sell your home, you’ll probably consider the best way to advertise it. Surprisingly, advertising may not work. But marketing d...

April 13th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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EDITORIAL ROUNDUP

Census shouldn’t ask about citizenship

Census shouldn’t ask about citizenship

We’re all used to chaos in Washington these days. Amidst it all, there’s one little protocol change that could mean the undoing of our dem...

April 20th, 2018 |  


The real meaning of ‘community’

The real meaning of ‘community’

When Ohio looks at itself in the mirror, I am convinced it seems something different than what other people think. Let’s face it, the rest of ou...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Getting recovering Ohioans back to work

Getting recovering Ohioans back to work

Recently, I called for a full-scale public health campaign to fight the opioid epidemic. Getting Ohioans struggling with addiction the treatment they ...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Lovett understands hard work

To the Editor:I am writing to endorse George Lovett as the Republican Party nominee for the 80th Ohio House of Representatives seat.George knows what ...

April 19th, 2018 updated: April 19th, 2018. |  


It’s time we embrace our arctic overlords

It’s time we embrace our arctic overlords

OK, Mother Nature.You win. We lose. We have officially tapped out. Given up. Thrown in the towel. You are our superior and we bow down before you and ...

April 18th, 2018 |  


O’Brien not the right choice

To the Editor:With the elections coming up, I think Bud O’Brien would be a bad choice after watching his actions as a Miami County Commissioner....

April 18th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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Bennett joins Miami County Dental Clinic

As with the president, managing up comes with risks, rewards

NEW YORK (AP) — Communication, collaboration, cooperation. Those are a few favorite things when it comes to “managing up” at work, b...

April 14th, 2018 |  


More organic than thou? Rebel farmers create new food label

THETFORD, Vt. (AP) — Was your tomato grown in dirt or water? Organic shoppers might notice additional labels this summer that will give them the...

April 14th, 2018 |  


Tractor supply kicks off semi-annual 4-H fundraiser

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. — Tractor Supply Company, the largest rural lifestyle retailer in the country, is hosting its ninth year of Paper Clover, a fun...

April 14th, 2018 |  


Troy financial advisers honored by Forbes

Troy financial advisers honored by Forbes

TROY — Eric J. Haubert and Lisa Katterhenry Howe, senior financial advisers with Katterhenry Investment Group in Troy, have been recognized as a...

March 22nd, 2018 |  


DETROIT (AP) — U.S. sales of new cars and trucks tailed off in February as automakers eased up on discounts.Sales fell 2 percent from last Febru...

March 17th, 2018 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA