NEWS


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Pet of the Week
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Barton joins OSU Extension
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Man to be arraigned for attempted murder
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Pot intercepted in mail

Lehman Catholic holds science fair

SIDNEY — Lehman Catholic High School held its annual Science Fair recently in the Cianciolo Family gymnasium at the school. Lehman students subm...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Charger 300 event to support student-athletes

PIQUA — The Edison State Community College Athletics Department and the Edison Foundation are partnering to host the eighth annual Charger 300 e...

February 21st, 2017 |  


City opposes state budget provisions

TROY — Troy City Council will consider authorizing a resolution to oppose Gov. John Kasich’s proposed 2018-19 state budget at its regular ...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Event to benefit Special Olympics

WEST MILTON — The VFW Post 8211 Auxiliary is preparing for their 29th Annual Special Olympics Benefit, which will take place from 6-11 p.m. Sund...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Restaurant inspections

Restaurant inspections are performed in the county by Miami County Public Health, except in Piqua, which has its own health department. Miami County P...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Area briefs

Paint night fundraiser setPIQUA, OH — Tickets are now available to for the Hometown/Home Team Paint Night Fundraiser for Dancing with the Piqua ...

February 19th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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Rough start costs Trojans

Weekend sports roundup

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comOXFORD — Last year, Troy Christian’s boys swimming team sent its first ever representatives to the Div...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Friday sports roundup

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comPLEASANT HILL — With all of its regular season goals now taken care of, the Bethel boys basketball team can ...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Troy snaps postseason skid

Troy snaps postseason skid

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comVANDALIA — Even after a regular season win head-to-head against its first-round opponent, the Troy girls bas...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Piqua stuns rival Troy

Piqua stuns rival Troy

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comPIQUA — Trailing by one with 5.6 seconds left, the Troy basketball team got the best possible shot.With 2.2 ...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Vikings struggle, advance in tourney

Vikings struggle, advance in tourney

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comPITSBURG — On a night where neither team shot well, Miami East girls basketball coach Bruce Vanover reminded...

February 17th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Community Calendar
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Community Calendar
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A tale of two nets

Fashion insiders declare ‘I Am an Immigrant’

NEW YORK (AP) — While some fashion designers have always been overtly political, the recently wrapped New York Fashion Week just a month after P...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• BREAKFAST: The Pleasant Hill VFW Post 6557, 7578 W. Fenner Road, Ludlow Falls, will offer made-to-order breakfast from 8-10 a.m.• D...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Simple ways to cheer up your home in winter

By Melissa RayworthAssociated PressDuring these chilly and gray days of mid-winter, many of us look to our homes as sanctuaries. The standard advice f...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Producers can’t keep politics from edging into Oscar show

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Meryl Streep ushered politics into Hollywood’s awards season when she used her Golden Globes acceptance speec...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Real estate transactions

TROYEstate of David Harry to Beverly Adkins, one lot, $0.Susan Spitler, Wayne Spitler to Shawn Browning, one lot, $98,000.Lenora Dill, Kathy Jo Jackso...

February 18th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Our Presidential Heroes, or zeros, of the Heartland

It’s the best holiday of the year! It’s President’s Day folks!The third Monday of February is always set aside to honor President Ge...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Miami East H.S. Choir students performed at OMEA contest

To the Editor:On Saturday, February 11, Miami East High Choir students performed at OMEA District XI Solo and Ensemble Contest. The event was hosted b...

February 17th, 2017 |  


It’s a dog’s — and now cat’s — life

It’s a dog’s — and now cat’s — life

At last! Justice has arrived.I’m not talking about Donald Trump (I’m sure you’ll be glad to hear that) or immigration or Obamacare. ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


President Trump — Keep us out of Syria

President Trump — Keep us out of Syria

President Trump must not authorize troops on the ground in Syria. Once our troops are moved to a country they never leave. Iraq and Afghanistan are ca...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Helping Habitat for Humanity help more Ohioans

Helping Habitat for Humanity help more Ohioans

I’m a strong supporter of the work that Habitat for Humanity and their 55 affiliates do across Ohio. Habitat provides about 5,000 homeownership ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Editorial roundup

The (Canton) Repository, Feb. 9Last week, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approved a multibillion-dollar, interstate pipeline project that wi...

February 17th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Business briefs

UVFC participating in public-private partnership

TROY — Upper Valley Family Care is one of nearly 2,900 primary care practices nationwide participating in Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+)...

February 11th, 2017 |  


Tax season is here — with headaches for small businesses

By Joyce M. RosenbergAP Business WriterNEW YORK (AP) — With the start of tax season, stress levels are rising at many small businesses.Even owne...

February 11th, 2017 |  


Edison names new board chair, vice chair

Edison names new board chair, vice chair

PIQUA — Thomas P. Milligan of Sidney has been elected to serve as chair of Edison State Community College’s board of trustees. Assuming re...

February 5th, 2017 |  


Fed leaves rates alone; no hint of when it may hike

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve has left its key interest rate unchanged at a time of solid economic gains but also heightened uncertainty...

February 4th, 2017 |  


Retailers, trade groups increase fight against tax proposal

NEW YORK (AP) — More than 100 retailers including Wal-Mart and Target as well as key trade associations are launching a new coalition aimed at f...

February 4th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA