NEWS


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Apartment complex fire displaces 8 families
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Troy commemorates MLK Jr.
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Pet of the Week
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Princesses can have a ball
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Piqua PD shuts down possible meth lab

Tippecanoe announces Athletic Hall of Fame inductees

TIPP CITY — The Tippecanoe High School Athletic Department is proud to announce the third class of the Tippecanoe Athletic Hall of Fame. Six ind...

January 18th, 2020 updated: January 18th, 2020. |  


Area briefs

Powell offers community conversationCOLUMBUS — State Rep. Jena Powell (R-Arcanum) announces that she will host a Community Conversations with Re...

January 18th, 2020 |  


UVMC begins work on Hospice unit

UVMC begins work on Hospice unit

Crews from Bruns Construction continue to work on the new Hospice units at Upper Valley Medical Center. on Thursday afternoon. .neFileBlock { margin-...

January 17th, 2020 |  


Miami County Sheriff’s Office reports

Miami County Sheriff’s Office reports

Information provided by the Miami County Sheriff’s Office:Jan. 13CONCEALED DRUGS: A deputy initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle for an equipmen...

January 17th, 2020 |  


Drug search warrant executed in Piqua

Drug search warrant executed in Piqua

PIQUA — Piqua police executed a search warrant Friday morning at 424 West High Street in Piqua.Deputy Piqua Police Chief Marty Grove said the wa...

January 17th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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Troy gymnasts get to work
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Trojans win 3rd straight

Troy boys rally past West Carrollton: Friday sports roundup

By Josh Brownand Rob KiserMiami Valley TodayWEST CARROLLTON — Before play began the previous Friday, the Troy boys basketball team found itself ...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Piqua boys drop MVL game wiith Sidney

Piqua boys drop MVL game wiith Sidney

By Rob KiserMiami Valley TodaySIDNEY — This week made one thing very clear for the Piqua boys basketball team.The Indians are headed in the righ...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Tipp holds off Xenia, 47-44

Tipp holds off Xenia, 47-44

By Josh BrownMiami Valley TodayTIPP CITY — After back-to-back heartbreaking losses late in games, Tippecanoe boys basketball coach Adam Toohey m...

January 17th, 2020 |  


Troy bowling teams sweep Springboro: Thursday sports roundup

By Josh BrownAnd Rob KiserMiami Valley TodaySPRINGBORO — After their showdown against division rival Butler was postponed Tuesday, the Troy bowl...

January 17th, 2020 |  


Bethel girls pick up win over Covington in CCC action

Bethel girls pick up win over Covington in CCC action

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallCOVINGTON — For Bethel girls basketball coach Corey Steinke, it was the team he had been looking for all season.For ...

January 16th, 2020 updated: January 17th, 2020. |  


LIFE


The Amish Cook: Two of Gloria’s favorite recipes

The Amish Cook: Two of Gloria’s favorite recipes

EDITOR’S NOTE: Gloria took a much-deserved week off for the holiday, so we are sharing a few favorite recipes of her’s (and readers) this ...

January 6th, 2020 |  


Couple to celebrate 60th anniversary

Couple to celebrate 60th anniversary

PIQUA — A local couple are celebrating 60 years of marriage.Ron and Jeanie Ledford of Piqua celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Jan. 2 ...

January 3rd, 2020 |  


Miami County marriages

Tony Lee Smith, 56, of 1541 McKaig Avenue Apt. 6, Troy to Angela Marie Shaw, 39, of same address.Zackery Storm Blair, 23, of 1179 E. Shoop Road, Tipp ...

January 3rd, 2020 |  


Guess What’s New in Reading?

Guess What’s New in Reading?

ENGLEWOOD — It is sometimes difficult to find the perfect book for small children or young readers because there are so many from which to choos...

December 26th, 2019 |  


Service with a smile

Service with a smile

TROY — On Friday nights in the fall, an optimistic voice bellows through Troy Memorial Stadium, as Mayor Michael Beamish calls each play for the...

December 26th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Remembering those history has forgotten

Remembering those history has forgotten

On Nov. 28, 1929, Chicago Cardinals fullback Ernie Nevers set a National Football Record that will more than likely never be broken. In a game played ...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Patrick D. Kennedy: Miami County’s history with tornadoes

Patrick D. Kennedy: Miami County’s history with tornadoes

Troy has been very blessed over the years. Yes, the community has had numerous homegrown business and industry ventures prosper and several philanthro...

January 16th, 2020 |  


EV tax credit falls short

EV tax credit falls short

By Steve BrunsThe government should never be permitted to pick winners and losers in the marketplace. It goes against the free market system that our ...

January 14th, 2020 |  


School plan will make future bright

To the Editor:Cookson Elementary has always been blessed with being a very diverse school with many different and great families.Our school motto this...

January 14th, 2020 |  


Troy schools’ building plans are what’s needed

To the Editor:This letter is to show my support for the upcoming building plan levy for Troy City Schools. As a proud alumnus of and current employee ...

January 14th, 2020 updated: January 16th, 2020. |  


Local leaders need to do better than national ones

Local leaders need to do better than national ones

I was recently at lunch with a friend. We had remarked about the raging wildfires in Australia, the growing tensions with Iran, the potential split in...

January 14th, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


Gregory Schaffer retires from Hobart Institute of Welding Technology Board of Directors

TROY — Long-time Hobart Institute of Welding Technology Board of Directors member Greg Schaffer retired from the Institute’s Board of Dire...

January 15th, 2020 |  


Steve Staub elected to Hobart Institute of Welding Technology Board of Directors

Steve Staub elected to Hobart Institute of Welding Technology Board of Directors

TROY — The Hobart Institute of Welding Technology is proud to announce Steve Staub as the newest member of the Institute’s Board of Direct...

January 15th, 2020 |  


Career Readiness Workshop Series to be held at Edison State

PIQUA — Edison State Community College is teaming up with Ohio Means Jobs Miami County to present a free Career Readiness Workshop Series to com...

January 13th, 2020 |  


Winans opens new locations in Sidney, Dayton

MIAMI VALLEY — The Piqua-based Winans Chocolates + Coffees opened two new locations this week, one in Sidney and the other in Dayton.Winans Choc...

January 13th, 2020 |  


Kathy Henne: Open their eyes

Kathy Henne: Open their eyes

You know what? Size does matter! You want buyers to soak up every square foot of your home, visualizing how their belongings will fit in. Follow these...

January 6th, 2020 |  


Premier Health offers new ovarian cancer clinical trial

CENTERVILLE – Premier Health is the first health system in the United States to offer a new Phase III study for women who have been newly diagno...

January 6th, 2020 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA