Kemmers celebrating 50 years of marriage

Kemmers celebrating 50 years of marriage

TROY — Mel and Mary Beth Kemmer of Troy are celebrating 50 years of marriage this month.Mel and Mary Beth (Morgan) Kemmer were married on Aug. 1...

August 1st, 2019 updated: August 1st, 2019. |  


Summer’s not over yet: A look at local festivals still in store

Summer’s not over yet: A look at local festivals still in store

MIAMI VALLEY — Looking for something to do on the weekend? Fun is right around the corner as festivals, fairs, and gatherings are in no short su...

July 31st, 2019 |  


Happy Birthday to Audrey Zimmerman

Happy Birthday to Audrey Zimmerman

Audrey Grace Zimmerman Age: 7Birthdate: Aug. 1, 2012Siblings: Leah and ZoeParents: Bill and Tricia Zimmerman of SidneyGrandparents: Bill and Deb Zimme...

July 31st, 2019 |  



The Amish Cook: A wedding means sweet treats

The Amish Cook: A wedding means sweet treats

Can it be true? My little sister is getting married the day after tomorrow. Twenty-one years ago, I stood by my mother’s bedside in complete awe...

July 31st, 2019 |  


Troy resident retires as superintendent

Troy resident retires as superintendent

HOUSTON — Hardin-Houston Local School District Superintendent Larry Claypool — and Troy resident — is bidding farewell as he retires...

July 29th, 2019 |  


Mint: Cool, refreshing and straight from the garden

Mint: Cool, refreshing and straight from the garden

Add a bit of cool flavor to your beverages and meals this summer with homegrown mint. Try using peppermint leaves in fruit cocktails and ice cream. Ad...

July 29th, 2019 |  


Anyone can order an appraisal

Anyone can order an appraisal

All of us often turn to professionals when we need critical services performed or important guidance offered. Of course, the buying and selling of pro...

July 29th, 2019 |  


‘First Man’ to be shown

DAYTON — The Air Force Museum Theatre continues the 2019 Hollywood Film Series with a screening of the 2018 biographical drama “First Man,...

July 27th, 2019 |  


The sound of Dayton

The sound of Dayton

By Tim SmithFor iN75The Gem City has long been credited as the birthplace of Funk music, harkening back to bands like Lakeside and The Ohio Players. O...

July 27th, 2019 |  


Summer moves along

Summer moves along

On a recent morning, I sat on a makeshift bench a short distance from a familiar roadside pullout. The spot is located not too far from the little vil...

July 26th, 2019 |