A special Veterans Day salute

By Chrisanne Gordon, MDVeterans Day has traditionally been a time for Americans to pause and thank the men and women who, through many years and too m...

November 11th, 2019 |  


Thank you for supporting our renewal levy

Thank you for supporting our renewal levy

By Chris PiperFor generations, the city of Troy has produced winning teams and individuals, both on and off the athletic fields.We have been able to d...

November 10th, 2019 updated: November 13th, 2019. |  


How safe is the U.S. power grid?

How safe is the U.S. power grid?

By Terry JarrettAt any one time, the United States uses more than 400,000 megawatts of electricity. That’s a lot of power, and it takes a lot of...

November 10th, 2019 updated: November 11th, 2019. |  



Making new memories with old friends

Making new memories with old friends

This is homage to the Troy Boys and the Troy Boys’ Wives Auxiliary… and lessons I learned while with many of them in Cincinnati. First, le...

November 8th, 2019 |  


A lesson on impeachment

A lesson on impeachment

Democrats in the House of Representatives seem determined to impeach President Donald Trump. That makes this a good time to refresh our memories about...

November 8th, 2019 |  


Clean sweep nets 22 pounds of trash

To the Editor:I would like to thank all the POWW (Protecting Our Water Ways) volunteers that help me with the 16th annual Fall Clean Sweep of the Piqu...

November 7th, 2019 |  


Touched by honor

There is a statue in Piqua, Ohio of William H. Pitsenbarger, a Medal of Honor recipient. The statute is strategically placed in the entry to Pitsenbar...

November 7th, 2019 |  


President, administraton need to take stand

To the Editor:I encourage President Trump and his administration to not only take a stand on behalf of Ohio’s corn farmers by setting a policy t...

November 5th, 2019 |  


It’s called leadership

It’s called leadership

I recently characterized the work of the Ohio Department of Education’s (ODE’s) “Graduation Requirements and High School Redesign Ta...

November 5th, 2019 |  


Council should support initiative

To the Editor:I wholeheartedly agree with Deb Hogshead (Council should support 28th Amendment initiative) about the importance of local government tak...

November 4th, 2019 |