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Local centenarian shares stories

Local centenarian shares stories

MIAMI COUNTY — June Keim only has one disappointment as she reminisced upon her century of life in Miami County.Keim, who will turn 100 years-ol...

June 16th, 2018 updated: June 16th, 2018. |  


Miami County Real Estate

TROYPatricia Robinson, Thomas Robinson to 3 Gen D LLC, one lot, $1,260,000.Michael Morefield, Amanda Myers to John Marshall, one lot, $100,900.Stonebr...

June 16th, 2018 |  


Council votes to put levy on ballot

WEST MILTON — At their meeting Tuesday night, the West Milton village council voted to declare the necessity of placing a renewal levy on the ba...

June 16th, 2018 |  


Honor roll

Van Cleve Sixth Grade BuildingTROY — Van Cleve has announced the names of honor roll students for the fourth quarter of the 2017-18 school year....

June 16th, 2018 |  


Honor roll

Kyle ElementaryTROY — Kyle Elementary has named honor students for the fourth grading period of the 2017-18 school year.Fourth Grade — Tre...

June 16th, 2018 |  


Honor roll

Hook ElementaryTROY — Hook Elementary has announced the names of honor students for the fourth grading period of the 2017-18 school year.Honor r...

June 16th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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At Troy, the son also rises
Trojans return to the field

Trojans return to the field

By David Fongdfong@troydailynews.comTROY — The Troy football team’s winter of discontent has come to an end.“You know, it’s be...

June 12th, 2018 |  


A year to remember

A year to remember

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comMIAMI COUNTY — On Saturday, November 4, 2017, four of Miami County’s teams were playing in regional...

June 9th, 2018 |  


OHSAA announces football playoff schedule

OHSAA announces football playoff schedule

By David Fongdfong@troydailynews.comCOLUMBUS — The Ohio High School Athletic Association’s brief experiment with an all-Friday playoff sys...

June 8th, 2018 |  


By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comPIQUA — Piqua Post 184 executed to perfection early in Wednesday’s rivalry matchup.But in the end, ...

June 7th, 2018 |  


By Rob Kiserrkiser@aimmediamidwest.comMiami East senior post Haley Howard left her mark in the Viking basketball program’s record book.And now, ...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Local coaches, players to be honored

Local coaches, players to be honored

By David Fongdfong@troydailynews.comCENTERVILLE — Three coaches with deep ties to Miami County will be officially inducted into the Miami Valley...

June 6th, 2018 |  


LIFE


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Liabilities into assets
The art of water-wise gardening

The art of water-wise gardening

By Melinda MyersFor the Miami Valley Sunday NewsMaking a few changes in your garden care can yield great benefits. Less time and water wasted means mo...

June 16th, 2018 |  


Dowells celebrate 60 years

Dowells celebrate 60 years

Provided photosDonald and Mary Dowell of Troy, shown in 1958 and now, recently celebrated their 60th anniversary with an open house in Ward Park in Ve...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Yoders move into new digs

Yoders move into new digs

So much has happened these past days. We’re actually settled into our new home, and yes, we love it!I’d enjoy filling you in on some of wh...

June 12th, 2018 |  


Dollars and sense

Dollars and sense

Sellers are competing for the qualified buyers these days. Actually, sellers are always competing against each other, trying to offer the best value i...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Grow unique edibles to wow your guests

Grow unique edibles to wow your guests

By Melinda MyersFor the Miami Valley Sunday NewsMake your next gathering one to remember by including a few unique vegetables on the relish tray, as a...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Clarks to celebrate 60 years

Clarks to celebrate 60 years

COVINGTON — Neil and Shirley (Via) Clark will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday, June 14. Neil and Shirley shared their vows ...

June 9th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Stop the spread of Fentanyl
Erma Bombeck: A legend lives on

Erma Bombeck: A legend lives on

Erma Bombeck made an appearance of sorts near her hometown of Dayton recently, and will be in other Ohio cities soon. The “of sorts” refer...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Swingin’ in the rain

Swingin’ in the rain

To quote my friend Jessie, “Golf was invented by the Scots to annoy the British.” The British are not alone in their exasperation.Jessie w...

June 17th, 2018 |  


Big fun in the big city

Big fun in the big city

For some folks, there is a great deal of trepidation when it comes to the annual summer ritual, the family vacation. The planning of where to go, wher...

June 17th, 2018 |  


Pointy-headed points to be heeded

I confess: I am the pointy-headed academic Tom Dunn dings (June 1, 2018) for MY presentation to the Ohio State Board of Education on computer scoring ...

June 16th, 2018 |  


The tie that binds

The tie that binds

We all have fairly good odds of knowing our biological mothers unless we were adopted. The odds of knowing our biological fathers are less. Five-plus ...

June 14th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


Introducing students to manufacturing

Introducing students to manufacturing

This summer marks the sixth year my office is partnering with local companies and organizations to host summer manufacturing camps for young Ohioans a...

June 13th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Premier launches blood management program

DAYTON — Blood transfusions save lives, but such procedures are not without risk.What’s more, national studies suggest that as many as hal...

May 26th, 2018 |  


Honduran coffee farmer to visit

MIAMI COUNTY — Winans Chocolates+Coffees in Miami County will host one of their Honduran coffee farmer/producers, Roberto Salazar Reyes on Tuesd...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Local auctioneer enrolled in executive program

Local auctioneer enrolled in executive program

PIQUA — Bryan Pence, of Piqua-based Pence Auctioneers, recently completed his first year of courses at the prestigious Certified Auctioneers Ins...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Rent or buy: Which is best for you?

By Rachel CruzeFor most people, buying a home is the largest financial decision they will ever make. Whether you pay with cash or take out a mortgage,...

May 12th, 2018 |  


Baumeister named western Ohio market president

SIDNEY — Mutual Federal, a division of First Bank Richmond, has named Brett Baumeister to be the new market president for western Ohio.Baumeiste...

April 28th, 2018 |  


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