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Upper Valley Project SEARCH celebrates seven graduates

Upper Valley Project SEARCH celebrates seven graduates

TROY — Seven interns who successfully completed the 2018-19 Upper Valley Project SEARCH program were celebrated May 10 at Upper Valley Medical C...

May 22nd, 2019 |  


Beta Sigma Phi celebrates 85 years

PIQUA — Thirty-five women recently joined together to celebrate the 85th anniversary of Beta Sigma Phi social sorority. Sorority sisters from Pi...

May 22nd, 2019 |  


Lunch time serenade

Lunch time serenade

The Troy Junior High School 7th grade band performs a lunch concert on Prouty Plaza on Wednesday. A couple hundred students and adults enjoyed their l...

May 22nd, 2019 |  


Child Development Center granted NAEYC accreditation

Child Development Center granted NAEYC accreditation

For Miami Valley TodayPIQUA — Edison State Community College’s Child Development Center has once again been granted accreditation from the...

May 22nd, 2019 |  


Canoe float planned for Stillwater River

For Miami Valley TodayCome out and enjoy a day on the Stillwater River on June 7. The Darke and Miami Soil and Water Conservation Districts, City of G...

May 22nd, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Christian, Blake, McQuinn, Hildebrand earn state berths in D-III

Christian, Blake, McQuinn, Hildebrand earn state berths in D-III

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallTROY — Covington thrower Lauren Christian saved her best for last.Troy Christian high jumper Kenley Blake had plenty...

May 22nd, 2019 updated: May 23rd, 2019. |  


Russia holds off Newton

Russia holds off Newton

By Josh BrownTroy Daily NewsVERSAILLES — After a second-round upset last season, the Newton baseball team fought its way back to the district ch...

May 22nd, 2019 updated: May 22nd, 2019. |  


Lehman, Mechanicsburg tournament game suspended in 12th inning

Lehman, Mechanicsburg tournament game suspended in 12th inning

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallCASSTOWN — Eleven innings wasn’t enough to decide anything in the Lehman Catholic-Mechanicsburg district semif...

May 21st, 2019 updated: May 21st, 2019. |  


Butler holds off Troy, 4-2

Butler holds off Troy, 4-2

By Josh BrownTroy Daily NewsCENTERVILLE — Troy baseball coach Ty Welker ensured that his team played as tough a schedule as possible this season...

May 21st, 2019 |  


Ungericht turns two wooden racquets into lifetime journey

Ungericht turns two wooden racquets into lifetime journey

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallLehman Catholic boys tennis coach Tim Ungericht can remember it like it was yesterday —- just the first of many life...

May 21st, 2019 |  


LIFE


Newton officials address graduation issue

PLEASANT HILL — Newton Local School officials addressed their decision not to allow a Newton High School senior to walk at graduation on Friday....

May 17th, 2019 updated: May 18th, 2019. |  


Try these delicious recipes from the Amish Cook

Try these delicious recipes from the Amish Cook

Editor’s Note: Gloria is taking a much deserved week off. As a father to a 2 1/2 and a 5-year-old, I can attest to how much effort (very rewardi...

May 4th, 2019 |  


Area briefs

Piqua City Commission meeting canceledPIQUA — The Piqua City Commission meeting scheduled for Tuesday, May 7, is cancelled.The Piqua City Commis...

May 2nd, 2019 updated: May 3rd, 2019. |  


A prom to remember forever

A prom to remember forever

By David Fongdfong@aimmediamidwest.comTROY — Katie Castandea and Bailey Webb have many things in common.Both are outstanding students.They both ...

April 27th, 2019 |  


Try this recipe for delicious bone-in pork chops

Try this recipe for delicious bone-in pork chops

The house is quiet, yes the children are all tucked into bed, sleep will wait for me. I just had to give you a quick invitation to join us as we enjoy...

April 27th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Stay one step ahead

Stay one step ahead

As a seller, you’d prefer a clean, unconditional offer at full price, right? One way to encourage such confidence from buyers is to have an insp...

May 18th, 2019 |  


One final lap around the track for my son

One final lap around the track for my son

Circling the playground outside Heywood Elementary School is a blacktop track. Ten laps around the track is 1 mile.The past six years, I’ve fait...

May 18th, 2019 |  


Young people to be proud of

Young people to be proud of

I was recently invited to speak at the Piqua High School National Honor Society (NHS) induction ceremony where twenty new students were inducted into ...

May 16th, 2019 |  


Jerry Zezima: My four decades of lip shtick

Jerry Zezima: My four decades of lip shtick

As a man who has sported a mustache for the past 40 years, following in the grand tradition of such hirsute heroes as Mark Twain, Groucho Marx and my ...

May 14th, 2019 |  


Editorial roundup

The Marietta Times, May 8Preparing by June 14 a plan to redraw Ohio congressional district boundary lines would invite all sorts of mistakes, not to m...

May 14th, 2019 |  


Editorial roundup

May 9, The Japan Times on the importance of calm demeanors when it comes to U.S.-China relations:The intensifying confrontation between the United Sta...

May 13th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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French Oil hosts open house

Facebook cracks down on groups spreading harmful information

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Facebook said Wednesday it is rolling out a wide range of updates aimed at combatting the spread of false and harmful ...

April 13th, 2019 |  


As cashless stores grow, so does the backlash

NEW YORK (AP) — Hembert Figueroa just wanted a taco.So he was surprised to learn the dollar bills in his pocket were no good at Dos Toros Taquer...

April 13th, 2019 |  


How not to break the bank on streaming services

NEW YORK (AP) — With more TV streaming services than ever before, from newcomers like Disney Plus to stalwarts like Netflix, consumers may feel ...

April 13th, 2019 |  


Nuclear plants may get financial rescue

TOLEDO — Lawmakers backed by the leader of the Republican-controlled Ohio House are rolling out what may be a final legislative shot to save the...

April 13th, 2019 |  


Casstown farmer wins national award

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Lynn Lavy of Casstown was recently honored for being among the nation’s highest-producing soybean farmers of the region i...

April 6th, 2019 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA