NEWS


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Piqua woman recounts Gatlinburg blaze

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. — It started with a burning smell in the distance, but many people thought little of it and went about their regular business...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Man dies from suspected heroin OD

MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the recent rise in heroin overdoses to see what is causing the spike in ...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Full ‘STEAM’ ahead

Full ‘STEAM’ ahead

MIAMI COUNTY — From its humble beginnings in the First Baptist church basement, Troy Christian Schools is soaring into the next century with its...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


United Way nearly reaches goal

For the Troy Daily NewsTROY — With the clock ticking on its 2016 fundraising campaign, officials with United Way of Troy are hoping to get an ad...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Piqua woman recounts Gatlinburg blaze

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. — It started with a burning smell in the distance, but many people thought little of it and went about their regular business...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Hanging on

Thursday sports roundup

By Rob [email protected] Josh [email protected] Troy Christian girls basketball team used a seven-point advantage in the s...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


D-VII All-Ohio released

D-VII All-Ohio released

By Josh [email protected] COUNTY — Covington won the regular season state poll championship in Division VII.Troy Christian hoste...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Devils rout Vikings, 53-22

Devils rout Vikings, 53-22

By Josh [email protected] CITY — In its season opener, the Tippecanoe girls basketball team played solid defense but just did not...

December 1st, 2016 |  


7 area players named All-Ohio

7 area players named All-Ohio

By Josh [email protected] COUNTY — Two playoff teams — one of them a first-round winner — and another that missed ou...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Tuesday sports roundup

Tuesday sports roundup

By Josh [email protected] Rob [email protected] — Both defending state bowling champions were on display Tuesday at...

November 30th, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Return on improvement
Return on improvement

Return on improvement

If you plan to remodel or update before selling your home, you have to find the balance between what’s appropriate and what qualifies as over-im...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Science panel urges rewrite of food allergy warning labels

WASHINGTON (AP) — “Made in the same factory as peanuts.” ”May contain traces of tree nuts.” A new report says the hodgep...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Freebie treasures: finding beauty and value in repurposing

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — OK, I admit it. I pick up castoff gloves I find along the side of the road.You never know: These gloves that have blown ou...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Neil Diamond to celebrate career with world tour

NEW YORK (AP) — Neil Diamond took “Song Sung Blue” to the top of the charts, and now he promises to leave “no song unsung̶...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• LIVE NATIVITY: The annual Live Nativity Walk at Stillwater Community Church will take place from 6-8:30 p.m. at the church on Sugar Grove...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


OPINION


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The case for LED lights
The first and last time

The first and last time

There is a first time for everything. Whether it’s attending a prom, a kiss, buying a home, or watching our children take their first steps, the...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Editorial roundup

Nov. 29, The Columbus Dispatch on the car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University:Much remains to be explained in the attack at Ohio State Universit...

December 1st, 2016 |  


I can’t give Trump a chance

I can’t give Trump a chance

As Donald Trump plans his transition into the White House, some have called for “unity.” Let’s “come together,” they say...

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Sometimes you get the best seat in the house

Sometimes you get the best seat in the house

I’ve spent much of the past 20 years living in the sports world’s version of an ivory tower (not literally, of course, but how cool would ...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Editorial roundup

The Lima News, Nov. 26During a period when semi-truck crash fatalities exploded past 4,000 for the first time in seven years, legislation could sneak ...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Holiday dinner a success

To the Editor:The Tipp City American Legion Post 586 sponsored a free Thanksgiving dinner for members and guests on Thursday Nov. 24 — Thanksgiv...

November 27th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


US home sales at strongest pace in nearly a decade

BC-US—Home Sales,2nd Ld-Writethru11/22/2016 11:00AM - 495 wordsBy JOSH BOAK, AP Economics WriterEds: Adds analyst comment. With AP Photos.WASHIN...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Court blocks federal plan to extend overtime pay to many

LAS VEGAS (AP) — In a blow to the Obama administration’s labor-law plans, a federal court has blocked the start of a rule that would have ...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Frantz receives Coggeshall Award

Frantz receives Coggeshall Award

SIDNEY — John S. Frantz, president of Sidney Electric Company, Sidney, was recently recognized by the National Electrical Contracting Associatio...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Home ownership still American dream for millennials

AMELIA, Ohio — More than three-quarters — 78 percent — of millennials — 18-34-year-olds — view home ownership as part of...

November 19th, 2016 |  


Solar panel maker to cut 1,600 jobs

TOLEDO (AP) — The biggest U.S. manufacturer of solar panels is cutting a quarter of its jobs worldwide and will halt production at its only Nort...

November 19th, 2016 |  


Easy retirement? Only for a privileged few

By Stan ChoeAP Business WriterNEW YORK (AP) — The American dream of a blissful retirement, free of financial worries, is dying.Most U.S. househo...

November 19th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA