Area briefs

Anderson to speak

TROY — Chris Anderson, who recently announced his candidact for Miami County sheriff, will speak at the Miami County A.C.T. meeting at 6 p.m. at the Piqua Public Library.

For more information, email

Parent/teacher conferences set

PLEASANT HILL — Newton’s fall parent/teacher conference day will be from 2-8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5

Students will be dismissed one hour early.

If you would like to schedule an individual parent-teacher conference for your student, visit Newton’s website to sign up.