Reader writes open letter to Rep. Warren Davidson

To the Editor:Your biography suggests a person of integrity, principles, and a respect for the institutions that have served this country so well sinc...

June 11th, 2019 |  


Are we really against change?

Are we really against change?

This past week I had the privilege to listen to some of our community’s younger residents through the Chamber of Commerce’s Teen Leadershi...

June 10th, 2019 |  


Troy picked the wrong colors

To the Editor:I thought the City of Troy had a Beautification Committee! Why did they have to pay $60,000 for a consulting company to tell them to mak...

June 8th, 2019 |  



So long, and thanks for reading

So long, and thanks for reading

In this newspaper, on these pages, I’ve written about some of my most difficult moments in life.I’ve grown up in these very pages, from a ...

June 7th, 2019 updated: June 8th, 2019. |  


Not a spring chicken anymore

Not a spring chicken anymore

It has long been said that getting older is not for the faint-hearted. Indeed, the more days we survive on the planet, the more likely it is that some...

June 7th, 2019 |  


Eventually there will be no plausible denials

To the Editor:Your biography suggests a person of integrity, principles, and a respect for the institutions that have served this country so well sinc...

June 6th, 2019 |  


Consider rehoming a cat

To the Editor:From the cute whiskers to the gentle licks, cats are the “purrfect” pet. In June, anyone can show some love to felines durin...

June 5th, 2019 |  


Expecting the impossible

Expecting the impossible

Over the last few weeks, local news articles have been reporting on Miami County school treasurers presenting the state mandated five-year financial f...

June 4th, 2019 |  


Festival a success with community’s support

To the Editor:St. Mary Parish would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to the community of Piqua for their wonderful support of our recent parish festi...

June 4th, 2019 |  


Donuts disappoint supporters

To the Editor:My friend and I buy the strawberry donuts every year. One, because we want to support the Troy High School Band, and second, because to ...

June 3rd, 2019 |