NEWS


12:40 pm
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It takes a village

Maurer, Reed graduate from FEMA training

COLUMBUS — Rhonda Maurer of West Milton and Samuel O. Reed of Troy, graduated from the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Nation...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Community briefs

July events at the Milton-Union libraryWEST MILTON — Tie-dye your own washed, white t-shirt on Thursday, July 19, at 11 a.m. All other supplies ...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Hobart car show rolls back into town

TROY — Next Saturday, Hobart will host its fourth annual car show benefiting Relay for Life.According to organizer Claudia Ritter, all of the pr...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Piqua man arraigned on escape charge

Piqua man arraigned on escape charge

MIAMI COUNTY — A Piqua man was arraigned this week in Miami County Municipal Court after allegedly escaping custody last weekend.Chance M. Ward,...

July 13th, 2018 |  


Religion briefs

Community service project SundayTROY — The Troy Church of the Brethren will host its second summer community service program from 4-6 p.m. on Su...

July 13th, 2018 |  


City requests more paving funds

TROY — Troy City Council will review a request to increase its 2018 roadway paving program by $200,000.On July 9, the streets and sidewalks comm...

July 12th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


6:59 pm |    
Brothers helping brothers
1:57 pm |    
Frydell tourney wraps up
Championship Day at Frydell

Championship Day at Frydell

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comTROY — One was decided the day before. One is still to be decided.But for the most part, Friday was ̵...

July 13th, 2018 |  


Post 43 finishes WOL play 4-4, defeats MV Machine

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comTROY — After a tough-to-swallow loss in league play on Tuesday, the Troy Post 43 Legends bounced back the...

July 12th, 2018 |  


1 champ crowned at Frydell

1 champ crowned at Frydell

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comTROY — Thursday gave tennis fans the first of this year’s Frydell championship matches.And it was p...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Flashback Friday: Lehman

Flashback Friday: Lehman

By David Fongdfong@aimmediamidwest.comSIDNEY — It’s almost become a yearly tradition for the Lehman football team.Start off the season wit...

July 12th, 2018 |  


A packed opening day

A packed opening day

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comTROY — Twenty-one matches across six separate brackets.Day One of the four-day 2018 Frydell Junior Tennis...

July 11th, 2018 updated: July 12th, 2018. |  


Troy Post 43 still improving

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comINDIANAPOLIS — Even though there were plenty of frustrating moments throughout the National Wood Bat Cham...

July 10th, 2018 |  


LIFE


11:04 am |    
Charity Rocks! at home
Froning, McDonagh to wed

Froning, McDonagh to wed

HILLIARD — Alexis Froning and Bryan McDonagh, both of Hilliard, have announced their engagement and plans to marry, on July 21, in the St. Mary&...

July 13th, 2018 |  


Special screening of “Bridge of Spies” scheduled at the Air Force Museum Theatre

DAYTON – The July Living History Film Series event for 2018 will feature the 2015 thriller “Bridge of Spies” and guest speaker Franc...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Serve up stress-free summer sweets

Serve up stress-free summer sweets

I don’t know about you all, but for me doing lots of baking in this weather and heating up the house just doesn’t seem very practical. I&#...

July 10th, 2018 |  


Natural pain relief is as close as your garden

Natural pain relief is as close as your garden

By Melinda MyersFor the Miami Valley Sunday NewsBusy schedules, over indulging, and strenuous summer activities can lead to sore muscles, indigestion ...

July 7th, 2018 |  


Islands in the stream

Islands in the stream

Hey, how about taking a moment and joining our family as we go back to the woods to gather some stones at the creek? I really didn’t expect that...

July 7th, 2018 |  


Francis will celebrate 85th birthday July 12

Francis will celebrate 85th birthday July 12

TROY — Marvin ‘Junior’ Francis will celebrate his 85th birthday on July 12 with family and will especially enjoy sharing this specia...

July 7th, 2018 |  


OPINION


2:53 pm |    

Stop removal of sale signs

Retired library director responds to column

To the Editor:I am James Miley, retired director of the Troy Miami County Public Library from 1983-2008. I am writing in reference to a column by Patr...

July 13th, 2018 |  


Combatting the influx of fentanyl

Combatting the influx of fentanyl

Fentanyl, a synthetic form of heroin, has become the number one killer in Ohio’s opioid epidemic. Overdoses have overtaken car accidents and oth...

July 13th, 2018 |  


Why they still come

Why they still come

What goes around comes around. This familiar phrase explains why Central American families and children are coming up to our back door, seeking asylum...

July 13th, 2018 |  


Myrtle Beach: Paradise to Ohioans

Myrtle Beach: Paradise to Ohioans

Pack the car. Grab your AAA trip-tic travel planner (or program the GPS). Buckle up the kids and grandma. Or catch a flight to sun-drenched delight. D...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Why didn’t WACO continue?

To the Editor:As I was flipping through the pages of the Miami County 2018 Community Guide, I came to the pages of the WACO program. Why didn’t ...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Library a landmark worth preserving

The Troy-Miami County Public Library is a modern masterpiece that has been recognized for its design nationally as well as within the state of Ohio. T...

July 11th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


CASA hires new executive director

TROY — CASA/GAL of Miami County, Inc. has announced it has chosen an executive director to move the mission of the program forward in Miami Coun...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Local business earns international aerospace certification

TROY — KSM Metal Fabrication, a local aerospace supplier, has received an international quality certification.KSM Metal Fabrication (KSM) recent...

June 2nd, 2018 |  


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 |  


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 |  


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