NEWS


Council to review 2019 budget

TROY — The 2019 budget and a list of other action items are on the Troy City Council agenda for its regular meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at City Hal...

November 18th, 2018 |  


Troy Police Department reports

The following charges were filed by Troy Police Department:Nov. 9THEFT: James Givens, 39, of Springfield, was charged with fifth degree felony theft.P...

November 18th, 2018 |  


AREA BRIEFS

Meeting date rescheduledTIPP CITY — The Bethel Township Zoning Commission has changed the date of their December meeting due to the Christmas ho...

November 18th, 2018 |  


Health inspections

Inspections are performed in the county by Miami County Public Health, except in Piqua, which has its own health department. Miami County Public Healt...

November 18th, 2018 |  


Pedestrian killed by train in Versailles

VERSAILLES — Investigators have reported that a pedestrian has died after being struck by a train in the early morning hours of Friday.At approx...

November 17th, 2018 |  


Miami County Sheriff’s Office reports

Information provided by the Miami County Sheriff’s Office:Nov. 11SHEETS GONE: A resident in Pleasant Hill claimed she put sheets in a dryer at P...

November 17th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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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


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“Bohemian Rhapsody” — little high, little low
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“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


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Newton Schools thank Eagles

From broken heart to lifted spirit

From broken heart to lifted spirit

From her second-floor San Francisco apartment where she and her husband Cliff were spending a typical Friday evening relaxing, eating pizza, and watch...

November 16th, 2018 |  


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 |  


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