The Heart of a Community Turns 100 Years Old

The Heart of a Community Turns 100 Years Old

ELIZABETH TWP. — In September of 1916, a new school opened its doors to 146 pupils — 132 in elementary and middle school and 14 high schoo...

September 17th, 2016 |  


“Almost Maine” comes to Troy Civic Theater

“Almost Maine” comes to Troy Civic Theater

TROY — Fans of romantic comedies may want to trade in the silver screen for the stage this weekend, as Troy Civic Theater gears up for their pro...

September 15th, 2016 |  


At the top of her class

At the top of her class

By David [email protected] — On a steamy August afternoon several weeks ago, Susan Dankworth and her teenage daughter, Taylor, were...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Festival strengthens culture within community

Festival strengthens culture within community

TROY — Despite the downpour Saturday afternoon, residents of Troy came out to experience a cultural explosion at the annual Festival of Nations....

August 20th, 2016 |  


Thrifty teen queen

Thrifty teen queen

MIAMI COUNTY — The 2016 Miami County Fair Queen Megan Troy, 16, of Troy, is like a typical teenager and loves to shop.She also loves a great dea...

August 16th, 2016 updated: August 17th, 2016. |  


The sweet sound of sales

The sweet sound of sales

MIAMI COUNTY — It’s a sweet, sweet world.Best of Show exhibitors from the Art Hall paraded their prize-winning goodies, enticing the audie...

August 14th, 2016 |  


It’s all gravy

It’s all gravy

MIAMI COUNTY — Cooking on the fly isn’t easy for the most seasoned cook, but two 4-H members whipped up some country sausage and gravy dur...

August 14th, 2016 |  


Super Human Strength

Super Human Strength

MIAMI COUNTY — With super human strength, teams of teens took to the Miami County Fairgrounds track to flex their muscles in the Human Tractor P...

August 14th, 2016 |  


Sweet swine skills

Sweet swine skills

MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Fair’s littlest showman showed off their swine skills in the ring as proud parents stood on the outside sn...

August 13th, 2016 |  


Sam’s top 10 movies for summer

Sam’s top 10 movies for summer

With summer halfway over but still managing to be oppressively hot and miserable for delicate flowers such as myself, here are my top picks for summer...

August 4th, 2016 updated: August 4th, 2016. |