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Hauling hay to give a helping hand

Tax refund predators are waiting

By Liz WestonNerdWalletPeople who don’t have much money during the rest of the year can become big targets during tax refund season.For those li...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Hard times for Sears as retailer notes doubt about future

By Anne d’Innocenzio and Hannah WeikelAssociated PressNEW YORK (AP) — Sears, a back-to-school shopping destination for generations of kids...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Melting business: Warmer US winter hurts small companies

By Joyce M. RosenbergAP Business WriterNEW YORK (AP) — The big snowstorm in the U.S. Midwest and East last week was a respite for some small bus...

March 25th, 2017 |  


The wheels of giving keep rolling

The wheels of giving keep rolling

TROY — Keeping the wheels of kindness spinning, a local cycle shop is giving those in a need a lift.Joyce and Dennis Ferguson, owners of the J &...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Business briefs

Business briefs

Helke has new role TROY — Ohio’s Hospice has announced changing roles and responsibilities for members of the leadership team.Among those ...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Fairgrounds to gain restroom facilities

TROY — A new restroom facility is under construction at the Miami County Fairgrounds thanks to a matching grant program offered through the stat...

March 25th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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A strong start for all
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Spring is here!
Five boys track and field questions

Five boys track and field questions

By Josh [email protected] COUNTY — As the start of boys high school track and field nears, here are five pressing questions faci...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Trojans look to defend the North

Trojans look to defend the North

By Josh [email protected] Rob [email protected] — Troy boys track and field coach Dean Metz knows what it takes to ...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Bethel’s South named All-Ohio

Bethel’s South named All-Ohio

By Josh [email protected] COUNTY — From scoring his 1,000th career point in the season opener to turning in one of the best indi...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


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 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Learn from their mistakes

Reynolds, Fisher honored with humor, music

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Laughter, music and the tapping of dancing shoes reverberated throughout a public memorial to Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fish...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Science says: Unavoidable typos in DNA help fuel cancer

By Lauran NeergaardAP Medical WriterWASHINGTON (AP) — Cancer patients often wonder “why me?” Does their tumor run in the family? Did...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Hot food, fast: The home microwave oven turns 50(AP) — The year 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the home microwave oven. The ovens were first...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Getting creative: Rooms that inspire

By Katherine RothAssociated PressSpaces where creativity happens are utterly unlike other rooms, artists and designers say. Whether at home or elsewhe...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Miami County’s Most Wanted

Miami County’s Most Wanted

Tyler MohrLast known address: PiquaDate of birth: 5/15/91Height: 5’9”Weight: 150Eyes: BlueHair: BrownWanted for: Domestic violenceLori Mur...

March 25th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Paying up is a taxing job
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Editorial roundup

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Trump needs to take ownership of presidency

Why I support Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation

Why I support Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation

In 2006, Republicans and Democrats alike came together to unanimously confirm a bright young lawyer named Neil Gorsuch as a federal appeals court judg...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Vote yes for the recreation levy

To the Editor:I urge Troy residents to vote for Operation Recreation on May 2. The goal of the 0.25 percent income tax levy will be to invest in Duke ...

March 26th, 2017 |  


It takes a carb-loaded village to raise a child

It takes a carb-loaded village to raise a child

When I was little, I thought The Fox and the House restaurant on the second floor of Lazarus was the most elite dining option in the world. The waitre...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Tralfagar rezoning issues remain same

To the Editor:Tralfagar rezoning has come before the Troy Planning Commission again, for about the 22nd time. The issues from the beginning of the pet...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


A groundbreaking character finds her way to ‘Sesame Street’

A groundbreaking character finds her way to ‘Sesame Street’

For nearly 50 years, “Sesame Street” has taught American kids all the basics of childhood — letters, numbers, colors, sharing, manne...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Evangelicals, NRA perplexing alliance

To the Editor:When it comes to guns one of the most perplexing alliances, to me as a Christian, is that of evangelicals and the NRA. The paranoid NRA ...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Pioneer focuses on safety, new community solar project
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Business briefs
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Employers expected to hire

Melting business: Warmer US winter hurts small companies

By Joyce M. RosenbergAP Business WriterNEW YORK (AP) — The big snowstorm in the U.S. Midwest and East last week was a respite for some small bus...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Business briefs

Business briefs

Helke has new role TROY — Ohio’s Hospice has announced changing roles and responsibilities for members of the leadership team.Among those ...

March 25th, 2017 |  


9 bills where you can cut a better deal

By Liz WestonNerdWallet(AP) — The word “bills” used to be synonymous with “fixed expenses.” But there’s nothing fi...

March 18th, 2017 |  


9 bills where you can cut a better deal

By Liz WestonNerdWallet(AP) — The word “bills” used to be synonymous with “fixed expenses.” But there’s nothing fi...

March 11th, 2017 |  


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 |  


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