“Bohemian Rhapsody” — little high, little low

“Bohemian Rhapsody” — little high, little low

There’s a sequence about 45 minutes into “Bohemian Rhapsody” in which the initial 1975 reviews of the film’s titular song roll...

November 4th, 2018 updated: November 4th, 2018. |  


“Halloween” offers more blood and less nuance

“Halloween” offers more blood and less nuance

John Carpenter’s “Halloween,” released in 1978, is not a perfect film (as none really are), but I believe it has one major attribute...

October 20th, 2018 updated: October 23rd, 2018. |  


TIPP CITY — Roger and Glenna Rasor will celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Oct. 21, at the Tipp City United Methodist Church fr...

October 13th, 2018 |  



“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 |  


Odas celebrate 60th anniversary

Odas celebrate 60th anniversary

TROY — Bill and Sue Oda of Troy celebrated 60 years of marriage with a surprise family get-together.Bill Oda and Susan Grube were married Aug. 3...

September 15th, 2018 |