NEWS


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Pet of the Week
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Barton joins OSU Extension
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Updated: 2:55 pm. |    
Man to be arraigned for attempted murder
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Updated: 2:48 pm. |    
Pot intercepted in mail
Gudorf Law Group hires trust officer

Gudorf Law Group hires trust officer

DAYTON — Gudorf Law Group, LLC has hired Key Bank trust officer Mark S. O’Hara to oversee its Probate and Trust Settlement Department.At K...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Don’t get caught in red this February

Many events are celebrated throughout the month of February, including American Heart Month. In fact, people will be wearing red to help raise awarene...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Finfrock proposes donating ball diamond

COVINGTON — The Covington Board of Education returned to discussing plans on what do with the former Covington Elementary School site during the...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Drugs, cash seized in Concord Twp. bust

Drugs, cash seized in Concord Twp. bust

MIAMI COUNTY — Miami County Sheriff Office’s attempt to locate a juvenile who had a warrant led to the arrest of a male subject at his hom...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Man to be arraigned for attempted murder

Man to be arraigned for attempted murder

MIAMI COUNTY — The Troy man who stabbed his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend in a hotel room on Feb. 8 will be arraigned on the charges in Mi...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


Religion briefs

First Lutheran invites the communityTROY — The community is invited to join First Lutheran Church for worship services on Sunday, Feb. 19. There...

February 17th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Troy snaps postseason skid
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Piqua stuns rival Troy
Troy ready to defend title

Troy ready to defend title

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comTROY — A’leigha Smith said she couldn’t have been in position to roll a perfect game without hel...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Troy bowling sweeps Piqua/Tuesday sports roundup

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comTROY — Since the Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division came into existence 11 years ago, the Troy g...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Bees, Devils get No. 2 seeds

Bees, Devils get No. 2 seeds

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comMIAMI COUNTY — The day before the Bethel boys basketball team cracked the state’s top 10, its tourname...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Troy’s Kotwica signs with Capital

Troy’s Kotwica signs with Capital

By David Fongdfong@civitasmedia.comTROY — When selecting a college, record-setting Troy High School quarterback Hayden Kotwica had one very spec...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Troy Christian wins, keeps pace with MBC leader

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comTROY — The Troy Christian boys basketball team did its past Monday night.Now the Eagles need to take care of...

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


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Community Calendar
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A tale of two nets
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Peuras celebrating 50 years
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 |  


A tale of two nets

A tale of two nets

If you could conjure up the ideal home sale, it would probably be a full price, for cash, with closing in a week. If that happened, and your price was...

February 18th, 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


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 |  


Editorial roundup

The Akron Beacon Journal, Feb. 4With jails bulging due to the opiate epidemic, county-level officials across the state are calling for the legislature...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Donation appreciated by school, community

To the Editor:On behalf of the Newton Local School District, the board of education, the students of Newton Schools, and our community, I would like t...

February 15th, 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