Vote to renew bridge levy

To the Editor:I am writing to endorse Miami County’s 0.45-mill renewal bridge levy. As a construction business manager and a lifelong resident o...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Open house set at Willowbrook

PIQUA — The Upper Valley Career Center Environmental Occupations students will host the annual Willowbrook Environmental Education Center and Ga...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Good Shepherd clothing drive a success

To the Editor:A huge thank you to all those who donated to the “God’s Work, Our Hands” clothing drive at Good Shepherd Lutheran Chur...

October 13th, 2015 updated: October 13th, 2015. |  



New bike lines will increase safety

New bike lines will increase safety

It is fall, which means it is that time of year when the city starts up the repaving program of local streets. I am still amazed with the accuracy and...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Good news for kids, farmers, small towns

Good news for kids, farmers, small towns

By John CrabtreeContributing columnistBy John Crabtree, johnc@cfra.org, Center for Rural AffairsSenator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and Senator Thad Cochran ...

October 12th, 2015 |  


Ham will bring value to board seat

To the Editor:Michael Ham is running for the Troy City School Board of Education on Nov. 3.A Troy High School graduate with a bachelor of arts in urba...

October 11th, 2015 |  


Rehooking the TV for the hooked-on TV guy

Rehooking the TV for the hooked-on TV guy

A few years ago, after an alien life form apparently took over his body, my husband announced he was going to rearrange the furniture in his den. We h...

October 11th, 2015 |  


Troy’s amenities bringing new kids to the block

Troy’s amenities bringing new kids to the block

Last month, Troy made number seven on the list for happiest Ohio cities to live in. Posted on www.onlyinyourstate.com, the recent study was conducted ...

October 11th, 2015 |  


Ham will do board seat justice

To the Editor:I am writing a letter of support for Michael Ham who is the only candidate for the vacant seat on the Troy City School Board of Educatio...

October 8th, 2015 |  


The activist’s dilemma, pt. 3

The activist’s dilemma, pt. 3

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the last column in a three-part series exploring poverty, activism, and philanthropy. The views expressed are those of th...

October 8th, 2015 |