NEWS


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Alleged shooting incident leads to arrest

Pleasant Hill library to offer summer reading challenge

PLEASANT HILL — Readers of all ages will explore all things sports and fitness this summer as the Oakes-Beitman Memorial Library, a branch of th...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Library to offer summer reading challenge

MIAMI COUNTY — Readers of all ages will explore all things about building things and community as the Troy-Miami County Public Library presents ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Area briefs

Butterfly art being acceptedTROY — Get in touch with your creative side and help Brukner Nature Center celebrate the unique, diverse, and beauti...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Six vehicle crash closes highway

Staff reportsMONROE TOWNSHIP — The Ohio State Highway Patrol continues to investigate a six vehicle personal injury traffic crash that occurred ...

May 22nd, 2017 updated: May 22nd, 2017. |  


Staff writers honored for work

Staff writers honored for work

Staff ReportsCOLUMBUS — Four writers from the Troy Daily News, Piqua Daily Call and Weekly Record Herald were honored in the annual Ohio Associa...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Dive crews respond to overturned boat

ST. PARIS — Emergency crews from the Miami County area were alerted to a possible drowning at Kiser Lake on Saturday at approximately 8:15 p.m. ...

May 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Post 43 celebrating 50th anniversary
Newton falls at district

Newton falls at district

By Josh [email protected] — Two catches defined Saturday’s Division IV district baseball final.One that Russia’s Dio...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Troy girls track and field team wins third-straight district title

Troy girls track and field team wins third-straight district title

By David [email protected] HEIGHTS — An early bell couldn’t stop Morgan GigandetSeemingly no power on Earth could stop the T...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Brumbaugh back at state: Thursday sports roundup

Brumbaugh back at state: Thursday sports roundup

By Josh [email protected] — Philip Brumbaugh is headed back to the state tennis tournament.The Milton-Union senior — who p...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Finding the bull bluegill hangout

Finding the bull bluegill hangout

I caught a dozen bluegills the other morning.Pretty ho-hum news, right? Anyone with a fishing pole and a handful of bait can hook a practically endles...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Trojans fall in sectional final

Trojans fall in sectional final

By Josh [email protected] — Before this season began, the Troy baseball team had played in the district final or beyond in...

May 18th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Community calendar
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Entertainment briefs

Bryant gets students out of final examINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kobe Bryant has come through with an assist for some high school students in Indiana b...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Harvard student submits rap album as senior thesis

BOSTON (AP) — While other Harvard University students were writing papers for their senior theses, Obasi Shaw was busy rapping his.Shaw is the f...

May 21st, 2017 |  


To make heavenly banana bread, make it with vegetable oil

(AP) — Everyone makes banana Bread. And most people love it. A good friend of mine always makes it with chocolate chips because her family will ...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Decorators warm to olive wood, hue

By Kim CookAssociated PressOlive trees, native to the Mediterranean region, are among nature’s oldest trees, and they look it. Gnarled, brawny t...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Plant some history in your garden with heirloom plants

By Lee ReichAssociated PressYou’re rummaging in the attic, in great grandma’s steamer trunk, and you come upon a dusty old packet of garde...

May 20th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Editorial roundup

Thank a nurse, they deserve it

Thank a nurse, they deserve it

Last week was designated National Nurses Week by the American Nurses Association.I don’t how all you men and women do it, but I’m glad you...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Just ‘Do It Afraid!’

Just ‘Do It Afraid!’

“Do one thing every day that scares you.” This quote is commonly attributed to Eleanor Roosevelt, but according to www.quoteinvestigator.c...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Ending epidemic requires cultural change

Ending epidemic requires cultural change

Ohio is facing the worst public health crisis in our lifetime. Heroin and synthetic opioids are everywhere, killing nearly 10 Ohioans daily. We’...

May 19th, 2017 |  


The hidden bombshell in the Comey-Trump story

The hidden bombshell in the Comey-Trump story

How can you tell an authoritarian when you see one? We know the 20th century hallmarks — brown shirts, street rallies, and the like. But there&#...

May 19th, 2017 |  


A smalltown success story

A smalltown success story

Nestled in the northern part of our state is a large community that its residents freely admit that hasn’t changed much over the years. And whil...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Editorial roundup

The (Findlay) Courier, May 12For nine years, a free tax-preparation program has been offered in Hancock County that has saved low- and middle-income f...

May 19th, 2017 updated: May 19th, 2017. |  


BUSINESS


Restaurants use technology to nudge us into spending more

By Candice ChoiAP Food Industry WriterNEW YORK (AP) — Restaurant chains are making it easier to order food with a few taps of the screen —...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Business brief

Bank offer’s children’s programTROY — Local MainSource Bank branches will participate in the American Bankers Association (ABA) Nati...

May 13th, 2017 |  


County employers honored for workplace safety records

PIQUA – Miami County employers have been recognized by the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) for going at least six months and 50...

May 12th, 2017 |  


Goodwin

Goodwin

MainSource announces dividend GREENSBURG, Indi. — MainSource Financial Group has announced that the board of directors declared a second quarter...

May 6th, 2017 |  


Is your portfolio ‘healthy?’

Is your portfolio ‘healthy?’

May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month. If you can exercise regularly, you’ll help yourself feel better, control your weight and even...

May 6th, 2017 |  


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