Thanksgiving not as easy as pie, but still thankful

Thanksgiving not as easy as pie, but still thankful

How is everyone? Ready to settle down after the holidays and have a quieter schedule? I know winter does tend to be long and cold and gray, but I do e...

December 22nd, 2018 |  


Council OKs agreement with ConAgra

TROY — Troy City Council approved to enter into a proposed Enterprise Zone Agreement with ConAgra Foods for its $69 million snack stick producti...

December 18th, 2018 |  


Miami County Sheriff’s Office reports

Information provided by the Miami County Sheriff’s Office:Dec. 16VEHICLE BREAK IN: A deputy was dispatched on an information card in the 3800 bl...

December 18th, 2018 |  



Giving a hand up

Giving a hand up

PIQUA — The Upper Valley Career Center is teaching its students important skills they’ll need to know as they go out into the world —...

December 16th, 2018 updated: December 16th, 2018. |  


“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 |