Let the Medicare games begin

By Dan HoelscherGuest columnistThe Medicare games are about to begin! I am talking about the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) and the unethical...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Moore pleads no contest to attempted murder

Moore pleads no contest to attempted murder

MIAMI COUNTY — Markell T. Moore, 21, of Dayton, entered a plea of no contest on one count of first-degree felony attempted murder in Miami Count...

October 6th, 2015 updated: October 6th, 2015. |  


Students participate in contest

COLUMBUS — Four members of the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter recently competed in the State Agricultural Technical and Mechanical Systems Finals ...

October 5th, 2015 |  



Area briefs

Area briefs

Art show winners namedWEST MILTON — Forty artists participated in the ninth annual Hoffman Art Show at Hoffman United Methodist Church in West M...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Edison to hold 5K in honor of professor

Edison to hold 5K in honor of professor

PIQUA — Edison State Community College’s 5K for a Cause will be held on Saturday, Oct. 31, at the Piqua campus. The race will be held in r...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Merchants holiday open house set

TROY — The Merchants Holiday Open House is back and will kick off the magical holiday season in downtown Troy.Many downtown retailers and restau...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Piqua man pleads guilty to aggravated robbery

Piqua man pleads guilty to aggravated robbery

MIAMI COUNTY —The man who held a fake gun to a woman’s throat in the parking lot of the Piqua Walmart on Aug. 29 entered a plea of guilty ...

October 5th, 2015 |  


EPIC program provides opportunity for Edison State Community College students

PIQUA — National Manufacturing Day was Friday and manufacturing jobs are on the rise. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment ha...

October 4th, 2015 |  


Miami East holds ‘Princess for a Day’

Miami East holds ‘Princess for a Day’

CASSTOWN — Most young girls love playing dress-up and admire female power figures in their favorite movies — which are often princesses. O...

October 4th, 2015 |  


Women of Excellence winners announced

Women of Excellence winners announced

PIQUA — The YWCA Piqua has announced the selection of the 2015 Women of Excellence and Young Woman of Tomorrow honorees, Ginny Rammel of Ludlow ...

October 4th, 2015 |