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Hearing for medicinal marijuana dispensaries on agenda

TROY — The Troy City Council will have a public hearing regarding the retail dispensaries of medical marijuana on Tuesday.On Dec. 14, Troy Plann...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Creative writing classes set at Hayner

TRY — Would you like to discover your inner creative writer? Many of us are talented writers, but do not have the time or space to develop these...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Adult, family dance classes offered

TROY — The Troy-Hayner Cultural Center will offer ballroom dance classes and round dance classes this winter.Ronnie and Cindy Mullins, who have ...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Troy sailor continues 75 years of Seabee tradition

Troy sailor continues 75 years of Seabee tradition

PORT HUENEME, Calif. — “We Build, We Fight” has been the motto of the U. S. Navy’s Construction Force, known as the “Sea...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Rotarians tour detention facility

TROY — The West Central Juvenile Detention Facility, 2044 N. County Road 25-A in Troy, serves a total of eight counties whose youthful offenders...

January 15th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Troy puts it all together

Troy puts it all together

By Josh [email protected] — When Springfield doubled down on the interior, Troy hit big outside shots.When the Wildcats focused o...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 14th, 2017. |  


Friday sports roundup

By Josh [email protected] PARIS — In their toughest Cross County Conference matchup of the season, the Bethel Bees needed to find ...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Buccs shut down Vikings

Buccs shut down Vikings

By Josh [email protected] — The Covington boys basketball team has had an up-and-down couple of weeks.A solid start against M...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Troy firefighters respond to house fire

Troy firefighters respond to house fire

TROY — A house fire in the 300 block of Vincent Ave., off County Road 25-A, at the south end of the city, caused heavy damage to the front of th...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 14th, 2017. |  


M-U gets payback vs. Madison/Thursday sports roundup

By Josh [email protected] Rob [email protected] MILTON — Early in the season, Madison routed the Milton-Union girls...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Eagles remain atop MBC

Eagles remain atop MBC

By Josh [email protected] — Troy Christian knew exactly what it was facing in Middletown Christian’s Aubriana Bellard.And t...

January 13th, 2017 |  


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Haydons celebrating 50 years

Haydons celebrating 50 years

Tom and Sarah (Prather) Haydon are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 14, 2017.They were married in New Castle First Baptist Church in...

January 14th, 2017 |  


It Happened Years Ago

It Happened Years Ago

25 Years Ago: January 15-21, 1992Piqua – Edison Community College is pleased to announce the creation of a new scholarship for students at the s...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• INVITATIONAL: The 34th annual Piqua High School Show Choir Invitational, featuring more than a dozen show choirs, will be held in the Har...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Eldean Bridge named National Historic Landmark

Eldean Bridge named National Historic Landmark

MIAMI COUNTY —The U.S. Department of the Interior announced 24 new National Historic Landmarks this week, including Eldean Bridge in Troy.“...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• ENCHILADA DINNER: The Pleasant Hill VFW Post 6557, 7578 W. Fenner Road, Ludlow Falls, will offer a large enchilada with rice for $7 from ...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Gloria’s wild game night

Gloria’s wild game night

This week I’d love to invite you to take a peek at our annual “Wild Game New Year’s Eve” supper. It’s one of those times...

January 11th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Area briefs

John Henry and his hammer

John Henry and his hammer

If you are a fan of American folklore, then you must know the story of the mighty John Henry and his hammer. Whether legend or factual history, the st...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Replacing Obamacare

To the Editor:With Republican Congress bent on depriving 22 million Americans of medical insurance, this is a great time to provide our own, totally f...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Editorial roundup

The Columbus Dispatch, Jan. 9When he becomes president later this month, does Donald Trump plan to spend most of his timing reviewing and overruling t...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Setting the bar low this new year

Setting the bar low this new year

Well folks, we are two weeks into the New Year.How are those resolutions turning out so far?From the crowded gym parking lots, it looks like everybody...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Editorial roundup

Jan. 10, The Chicago Sun-Times on President Obama’s farewell address:On Jan. 20, 1961, President John F. Kennedy, in his inaugural address, thre...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Increasing smalltown quality of life

Increasing smalltown quality of life

It seems like every week there is a new report about the quality of life in Ohio’s small cities; unfortunately, the news never seems to get bett...

January 13th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Business briefs
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HIWT opens learning center

Majority of thyroid nodules benign yet early diagnosis critical

L. Stewart LowryContributing columnistEven the smallest change in our body can give us pause for concern and a raised area on the thyroid gland, also ...

January 10th, 2017 |  


US auto sales hit a record 17.55M in 2016

BC-US—Auto Sales,6th Ld-Writethru01/04/2017 5:20PM - 896 wordsBy DEE-ANN DURBIN , AP Auto WriterEds: Adds final sales numbers. With AP Photos.DE...

January 7th, 2017 |  


Somber department store holiday season casts pall over 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — A cheerless holiday season has rolled over into the new year at the nation’s largest department stores, which are cutting ...

January 7th, 2017 |  


Cruise Planners advisers can help with vacation plans

LIMA — Lynn and Doug Norton of Lima have joined Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, the nation’s largest home-base...

January 7th, 2017 |  


UVMC earns “A” in patient safety

TROY — Upper Valley Medical Center (UVMC) has been recognized with a top score in patient safety by Leapfrog Group, a national patient safety wa...

December 31st, 2016 |  


Where to sell your unwanted stuff online

NEW YORK (AP) — If you’re cleaning out your closets for the new year, or need some spare cash after the holidays, your old stuff can help ...

December 31st, 2016 |  


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