A call to duty

A call to duty

By David [email protected] — Many members of Jeff Schlarman’s family have heard the call of duty to serve their country.Schla...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Covington Council to consider demolition costs

COVINGTON — During their meeting on Monday, Covington Council approved seeking bids to demolish a house that the village deemed “structura...

November 15th, 2016 |  


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 |