NEWS


1:52 pm
Updated: 2:02 pm. |    
Bethel Twp. blaze heavily damages home
7:19 pm |    
Former Troy mayor dies
8:30 am |    
Let the “fun” begin
Grandmothers arraigned in court

Grandmothers arraigned in court

PIKE COUNTY — The first pair of six suspects arrested earlier this week in connection with the infamous Rhoden family murders in 2016 each had t...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Bradford student awarded prize for billboard

Bradford student awarded prize for billboard

BRADFORD — The Miami County Safe Communities Coalition visited the Bradford High School on Friday and brought lunch for the students with them a...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Bethel Twp. blaze heavily damages home

Bethel Twp. blaze heavily damages home

BETHEL TOWNSHIP — A Friday morning fire at a home in Bethel Township caused heavy damage.Firefighters from Bethel Township responded to a report...

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


Honor roll

Tippecanoe Middle SchoolTIPP CITY — Tippecanoe Middle School has released the names for honor students for the first grading period of the 2018-...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Former Troy mayor dies

Former Troy mayor dies

TROY — Remembered for his robust laugh, rosy cheeks and words of wisdom, Troy’s “constant cheerleader” passed away on Wednesda...

November 15th, 2018 |  


AREA BRIEFS

Library hosting Holiday Open HouseTROY — Get in the holiday spirit at Troy-Miami County Public Library from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 26, at t...

November 15th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


11:29 am |    
Thanks for the memories
Four Viking athletes commit

Four Viking athletes commit

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comCASSTOWN — After missing her entire sophomore season with an injury, Morgan Haney wasn’t sure what ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Kendall signs with Rio Grande

Kendall signs with Rio Grande

By David Fongdfong@troydailynews.comTROY — Austin Kendall recently made two lifelong dreams come true — one of which he had always been ho...

November 15th, 2018 |  


The difficulty in making Dad proud

The difficulty in making Dad proud

I spent my entire life trying to find ways to make my dad proud.And, for the better part of my life, I figured I was failing miserably in that regard....

November 14th, 2018 |  


Trojans begin looking ahead to 2019

Trojans begin looking ahead to 2019

By David Fongdfong@troydailynews.comTROY — Matt Burgbacher allowed himself to mourn.But he didn’t allow himself to do it for long.“T...

November 14th, 2018 |  


JCB’s assault on record book complete

JCB’s assault on record book complete

By David Fongdfong@troydailynews.comTROY — Jaydon Culp-Bishop’s run into the history books is complete.With his performance last Friday in...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Tyre places in final run at state

Tyre places in final run at state

By David Fongdfong@aimmediamidwest.comHEBRON — One thing kept running through Olivia Tyre’s mind.“I talked to some of my friends thi...

November 10th, 2018 |  


LIFE


12:37 pm
Updated: 6:23 pm. |    
“Bohemian Rhapsody” — little high, little low
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Updated: 10:12 pm. |    
“Halloween” offers more blood and less nuance
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“Venom” — a daunting trudge through haunting sludge

“Venom” — a daunting trudge through haunting sludge

I couldn’t have been the only one curious as to how Sony would pull off a film about this character.An early confirmation that Spider-Man wouldn...

October 6th, 2018 updated: October 6th, 2018. |  


UVCC welcomes new staff

PIQUA — The Upper Valley Career Center held a board welcome reception for incoming staff members prior to the board of education’s regular...

September 25th, 2018 |  


First Lutheran to celebrate 170th

First Lutheran to celebrate 170th

TROY — Next Sunday, First Lutheran Church in Troy plans to celebrate a special milestone with worship and fellowship.The church will celebrate t...

September 22nd, 2018 |  


Autumn means salad days for Gloria

Autumn means salad days for Gloria

It’s early Wednesday morning. The house is peacefully quiet, so I’m seizing the opportunity to get in touch with you all.Last night we had...

September 18th, 2018 |  


Cruise-In for a Cause

Cruise-In for a Cause

CASSTOWN — It was the first Cruise-In for a Cause hosted by the Miami East FFA at Miami East High School held last Friday. The event had 56 entr...

September 15th, 2018 |  


Yackowsky, Hayne to wed

Yackowsky, Hayne to wed

Elizabeth Christen Yackowsky and Michael John Hayne, both of Chattanooga, Tennessee, have announced their engagement and plans to marry on Oct. 20, 20...

September 15th, 2018 |  


OPINION


3:36 pm |    

Newton Schools thank Eagles

Troy has lost a true icon

Troy has lost a true icon

I have a feeling the second Pete Jenkins got to the Pearly Gates, he started handing out “Troy, Ohio USA” pins.Late Wednesday evening, the...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: You can’t always get what you want

Leonard Pitts Jr.: You can’t always get what you want

You can’t always get what you want.So said the philosopher Mick Jagger. He said it in 1969, so obviously, he didn’t intend it as a comment...

November 13th, 2018 |  


A man has to know his limitations

A man has to know his limitations

I occasionally run across people who seem to have photographic memories of their elementary, middle, and high school years. In fact, I live with a wom...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Newspapers connect humanity

Newspapers connect humanity

North America, South America, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia, Antarctica. Humanity lives, works, and plays on the 7 continents. And reads the newspap...

November 11th, 2018 |  


In tune with today’s politics

In tune with today’s politics

I woke up last Wednesday and cautiously peeked out the window. You can imagine my astonishment when I discovered the world still existed. In fact, it ...

November 11th, 2018 |  


How veterans changed the military

How veterans changed the military

We thank labor unions for the eight-hour work day, pensions, the weekend, and many other employment benefits Americans enjoy. Organized workers staged...

November 9th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Fidelity Health Care receives 5-star rating

DAYTON — Fidelity Health Care recently received a five-star rating for quality of its patient care from Home Health Compare, a ratings system op...

September 22nd, 2018 |  


Tippecanoe High School to host freshman parent meeting

TIPP CITY — Tippecanoe High School is hosting a freshman parent meeting with an emphasis on student success, family engagement, and the post hig...

August 18th, 2018 |  


Your Financial Future coming to downtown

TROY — Your Financial Future is excited to announce their grand opening, taking place on Friday, June 29, at 24 N. Market St. in Troy’s hi...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Covington welcomes dental practice

Covington welcomes dental practice

COVINGTON — Dr. Zach Stueve recently opened Covington Dental at 550 Mote Drive #1, in Covington. The event was celebrated with the dental team m...

June 18th, 2018 |  


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 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA