NEWS


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It Happened Years Ago
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Business briefs
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UVCC holds convocation

Memorial Day events planned around county

MIAMI COUNTY — Memorial Day in the U.S. is a day focused on remembering the people who died while serving in the country’s Armed Forces.Th...

May 26th, 2017 updated: May 27th, 2017. |  


Tornado touched down for 1 minute

MIAMI COUNTY — The EF1 tornado confirmed in Miami County touched down 5 miles southeast of Piqua late Wednesday night, according to preliminary ...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Police reports

Information provided by the Miami County Sheriff Office:May 22ASSAULT: Deputies responded to the 8000 block of State Route 571, Union Twp., for a repo...

May 26th, 2017 updated: May 26th, 2017. |  


Area students named to Muskingum dean’s listNEW CONCORD, Ohio — The following students have been named to the spring 2017 dean’s lis...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Religion briefs

First Lutheran on summer scheduleTROY — All are invited to First Lutheran Church this Sunday. The church is now on its summer schedule, offering...

May 26th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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State-bound
Browns the driving force behind Post 43

Browns the driving force behind Post 43

They may be the best baseball combination since Tinker to Evers to Chance.Today, the Troy Post 43 legion baseball team will kick off its summer season...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Drama-filled night at regional

Drama-filled night at regional

By Josh [email protected] — Tippecanoe’s 4x800 relay team left little doubt.Milton-Union’s Beyonce Bobbitt, though, ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Tough road to state

Tough road to state

By Josh [email protected] MILTON — Philip Brumbaugh’s state tournament draw appears incredibly tough.But tough is something...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Just ‘weight’ and see

Just ‘weight’ and see

By David [email protected] — Lenea Browder entered her freshman season on the Troy girls track and field team with the weight of ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Moving on

Moving on

By Josh [email protected] — Covington shot putter Lauren Christian was making up for a postseason injury last season.One leg of M...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Regional week heating up

Regional week heating up

By David [email protected] Josh [email protected] COUNTY — While the school year is winding down for most students i...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Make it your own
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Crons celebrating 50 years
Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• WALK: A Walk for Recovery, hosted by the Miami County Recovery Council’s Women’s Alumni Group, will be offered at Duke Park, ...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Make it your own

Make it your own

If you are willing to purchase a reasonably priced home in need of updates or renovation, you should also be willing to seriously consider exactly how...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• SEAFOOD DINNER: A seafood dinner will be offered at the Pleasant Hill VFW Post 6557, 7578 W. Fenner Road, Ludlow Falls, from 6-7:30 p.m. ...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Miami County Real Estate Transactions

TROYAugust Boyer, Lois Boyer to August Boyer, Lois Boyer, one lot, $0.Cathy Stout to Jesse Casey, one lot, $27,500.Estate of Roger Stout, Paul Stout, ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Cornell’s wife writes: ‘I know that was not you’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Cornell’s widow has penned a letter addressed to the late Soundgarden frontman days after he took his own life.Vi...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• KIWANIS: Kiwanis of Piqua will meet at noon at Grace Methodist Church, 9411 N. County Road 25-A, Piqua. “Engineering Projects in th...

May 25th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Remembering two Ohio heroes

Remembering two Ohio heroes

This Memorial Day weekend, we’ll gather together with family and friends to usher in the unofficial start of summer. We will do so in peace, sec...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Support step therapy reform

To the Editor:Medication is very often the most crucial element of treatment for mental illness.Mental health medications, and particularly antipsycho...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Students get last word on commencement

Students get last word on commencement

“Don’t let complexity stop you,” Bill Gates once told graduating Harvard seniors. “Be activists. Take on the big inequities. I...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Honoring America’s fallen soldiers

Honoring America’s fallen soldiers

What does being an American mean to you? Each of us has our own ideas of what makes up the character of our great nation, but there are certain indivi...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Support step therapy reform

To the Editor:Medication is very often the most crucial element of treatment for mental illness.Mental health medications, and particularly antipsycho...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Back to being one of the cool kids — if only for a short time

Back to being one of the cool kids — if only for a short time

Somewhere along the way, I stopped being just “Fong” and became “Mr. Fong.”I became a dad and started telling dad jokes, drivi...

May 24th, 2017 updated: May 26th, 2017. |  


BUSINESS


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Business briefs

Hospice earns national recognition

MIAMI COUNTY — For the second consecutive year, Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County has earned national recognition in the Hospice Honors progr...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Go nuclear on your debt — move away

Go nuclear on your debt — move away

By Liz WestonNerdWalletKen Ilgunas paid off $32,000 in student loans two and a half years after graduation — starting with a $9-an-hour job.With...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Restaurants use technology to nudge us into spending more

By Candice ChoiAP Food Industry WriterNEW YORK (AP) — Restaurant chains are making it easier to order food with a few taps of the screen —...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Hoover-Fong recognized for excellence

Hoover-Fong recognized for excellence

BALTIMORE, Md. — Dr. Julie Hoover-Fong, a 1987 Troy High School graduate, recently was honored at the 9th annual Miller-Coulson Academy Excellen...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Business brief

Bank offer’s children’s programTROY — Local MainSource Bank branches will participate in the American Bankers Association (ABA) Nati...

May 13th, 2017 |  


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