It Happened Years Ago

It Happened Years Ago

As we leave the year 2016 … really? I was just getting adjusted to the idea that 2016 was a new year. Nonetheless, as we enter into the 17th yea...

December 30th, 2016 |  


It Happened Years Ago

It Happened Years Ago

It has been quite a while since anyone has written about researching family history, and with Christmas fast approaching, I thought perhaps I might in...

December 15th, 2016 |  


It Happened Years Ago

It Happened Years Ago

25 Years Ago: December 11-17, 1991Tipp City – Tom Rogers, a high school science teacher in Tipp City, is helping the district to take the next s...

December 9th, 2016 |  



It Happened Years Ago

It Happened Years Ago

Editor’s Note: An older version of this column ran in the Sunday, Dec. 4 edition. This is the correct historical information for the week of Dec...

December 4th, 2016 |  


It Happened Years Ago

It Happened Years Ago

25 Years Ago: September 25 – October 1, 1991• Detroit - A former Trojan was recently hailed as a hero for his actions. On September 20th h...

September 24th, 2016 |  


It Happened Years Ago

It Happened Years Ago

In the early 1940’s, Troy, as well as the rest of the country was just emerging from the effects of the Great Depression and immersing themselve...

September 16th, 2016 |  


It Happened Years Ago

It Happened Years Ago

25 Years Ago: September 11-17, 1991• Ohio – Ohio State University’s Agricultural Economist Carl Zulauf stated that revised estimates...

September 8th, 2016 |  


It Happened Years Ago

It Happened Years Ago

One Hundred Years ago, tomorrow, a very important event took place in Troy; an affair that marked the beginning of an institution that would impact th...

September 1st, 2016 |  


It Happened Years Ago

It Happened Years Ago

25 Years Ago: August 28 – September 3, 1991Soviet Union – Two years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the world is now witnessing the dis...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |  


A grand affair

A grand affair

TROY — Serving as the centerpiece of the Miami County Fairgrounds for a century, the grandstand has served as an entertainment venue for tens of...

August 6th, 2016 |