NEWS


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Bob Shook dies at 84
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Troy man arraigned on child sex charges

Ohio farmers sending help to Kansas

BUCYRUS (AP) — Ohio farmers are sending hay, fencing materials and other supplies to Kansas to help ranches that were devastated by wildfires th...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Foundation accepting grants

COVINGTON — The Covington Alumni Foundation is accepting grant requests on behalf of the Covington Education Foundation from organizations that ...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Medical marijuana issue fields public comments

TROY —Troy City Council fielded public comments regarding the amendment of its zoning code to allow one dispensary of medical marijuana in the h...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Village, schools discuss development

WEST MILTON — At a joint informational meeting held Tuesday night, West Milton and Union Township residents had a chance to hear from village an...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Meetings focuses on schools’ future

TROY — On Monday, Troy City Schools held its first of three community input meetings regarding the district’s facility plan and discussed ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Tiny house project awarded grant

TIPP CITY — At the Tipp City school board meeting Monday, the Tipp Foundation presented the high school’s Tiny House project with the gran...

March 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Five tennis questions worth asking

Five tennis questions worth asking

By Josh [email protected] COUNTY — As the start of tennis season nears, here are five pressing questions facing Miami County tea...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Troy tennis preps for title defense

Troy tennis preps for title defense

By Josh [email protected] Rob [email protected] — After breaking a more-than-decade-long drought last year, how wil...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Trojans look to surprise doubters

Trojans look to surprise doubters

By David [email protected] — Ty Welker knows there are a lot of people out there who would probably consider this a rebuilding year...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |  


Five baseball questions worth asking

Five baseball questions worth asking

By David [email protected] COUNTY — As the start of baseball season nears, here are five pressing questions facing Miami County te...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Five softball questions

Five softball questions

By Josh [email protected] COUNTY — As the start of softball season nears, here are five pressing questions facing Miami County t...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Beeler takes over Trojan softball

Beeler takes over Trojan softball

By Josh [email protected] Rob [email protected] — Entering his first season as a head varsity high school softball ...

March 20th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Entertainment briefs

Yamaguchi tweet draws attentionLOS ANGELES (AP) — A good luck tweet from Kristi Yamaguchi to former Olympic figure skating teammate Nancy Kerrig...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


Today• POETRY SERIES: The Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s Poetry Series will continue at 7:30 p.m. with Richard Hague. Hague is a writer-in-...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


March 22• STORY TIME: You and your child are invited to join us for story time at 1 p.m. on Wednesdays at the Oakes-Beitman Memorial Library in ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Today• MOVE AND GROOVE: Join staff at 6:30 p.m. to ”Move and Groove” at the Troy-Miami County Public Library. Children and caregiver...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Entertainment briefs

CMA fest lineup revealedNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan, Blake Shelton, Florida Georgia Line, Keith Urban, Brad Paisley and ...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Berry’s influence on rock immeasurable

Rock n’ roll was more than a new kind of music, but a new story to tell, one for kids with transistor radios in their hands and money in their p...

March 19th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Give a hand to good doctors

Give a hand to good doctors

National Doctors Day is March 30, and I am encouraging readers who have doctors whom they respect to take time to send a note to them. Your response m...

March 21st, 2017 |  


The renegade plants of China

The renegade plants of China

My mother loved honeysuckle.We had a bunch of it in our back yard. She loved the way it looked in the spring when it bloomed. She loved the fragrance ...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Celebrating farmers on Tuesday

To the Editor:Happy National Agriculture Week!In celebration of National Ag Day, March 21, 2017, the Miami East FFA Chapter would like to thank area f...

March 19th, 2017 |  


A final good-bye and last words

A final good-bye and last words

Most often when people die suddenly, it comes as a terrible shock to those left behind. There is no warning or opportunity to say “good-bye.R...

March 18th, 2017 |  


The folly of step therapy practices

The folly of step therapy practices

By Edward Goldberger, M.D., F.A.C.R.Guest ColumnistI am doctor of medicine. If you are my patient, I know your unique health needs on a very personal ...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Student asks for readers’ help

To the Editor:I am writing to you as part of a class project for the novel “The Watsons Go To Birmingham.” My classmates and I are contact...

March 18th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Employers expected to hire
Make the most of your tax refund

Make the most of your tax refund

More than 110 million Americans collected a tax refund – worth an average of just under $3,000 – after filing their 2015 tax returns, acco...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Lured by deals, buyers go for SUVs, pickups

By DEE-ANN DURBIN, AP Auto WriterDETROIT (AP) — Lured by Presidents Day deals, U.S. buyers snapped up pickups and SUVs in February, brightening ...

March 4th, 2017 |  


Why deporting undocumented immigrants could slow US economy

By Paul WisemanAP Economics WriterWASHINGTON (AP) — If President Donald Trump’s hardline stance on illegal immigration leads to large-scal...

March 4th, 2017 |  


Conagra raises over $13,500 for United Way

Conagra raises over $13,500 for United Way

Staff ReportsTROY — Conagra Brands and their employees have been longtime and active supporters of United Way, with donations from Conagra Brand...

March 4th, 2017 |  


Ambit Energy expands service in Ohio

DALLAS — Ambit Energy, the world’s largest direct seller of energy and a leading national retail energy provider, today announced enrollme...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


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