Troy Daily News- RSS OPINION?profile=1013 Feed http://tdn-net.com/section/OPINION?profile=1013 http://tdn-net.com/section/OPINION?profile=1013 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:57:47 EST 1800 Adams named Legislator of the Year http://tdn-net.com/news/news/50656537/Adams-named-Legislator-of-the-Year COLUMBUS – State Representative Richard Adams (R-Troy) recently was awarded the “Legislator of the Year Award” by the Ohio Mortgage Bankers Association (OMBA). The award is presented to a member of the Ohio Legislature who has gone... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:43:15 EST Troy Christian Schools announces $5.2 million building expansion http://tdn-net.com/news/localnews1/50685803/Troy-Christian-Schools-announces-$5.2-million-building-expansion For the Troy Daily News Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:10:08 EST Girl Scouts seeks new recruits http://tdn-net.com/news/news/50652898/Girl-Scouts-seeks-new-recruits TROY — Girl Scouts of Western Ohio is encouraging girls and adults to join and volunteer for Girl Scouts. They will be hosting three open houses in the Troy area to share information and meet potential Scouts. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:15:10 EST Elections board expects high absentee voter numbers http://tdn-net.com/news/news/50653528/Elections-board-expects-high-absentee-voter-numbers MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Commissioners heard a request Tuesday in regards to mailing out absentee ballots for upcoming election. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:46:14 EST State report cards released for Miami County schools http://tdn-net.com/news/local_features/50673729/State-report-cards-released-for-Miami-County-schools MIAMI COUNTY — The Ohio Department of Education released its state report cards last week. Troy Daily News broke down the information and asked for feedback from each of the nine public school districts and their superintendents. Most... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:31:11 EST Helping animals in MoJo’s memory http://tdn-net.com/news/localnews1/50670781/Helping-animals-in-MoJos-memory TROY - The Troy Bicentennial will be held this Saturday, with entertainment promised such as the circus, laser light show and the bicentennial parade with area businesses participating. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:55:12 EST Hoyer showing Browns are his team http://tdn-net.com/news/sports/50677996/Hoyer-showing-Browns-are-his-team BEREA (AP) — Brian Hoyer won't be hanging out at LeBron James' mansion watching NFL games anytime soon. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:49:10 EST No blemishes for Bengals’ Dalton http://tdn-net.com/news/sports/50677946/No-blemishes-for-Bengals-Dalton CINCINNATI (AP) — Andy Dalton's most impressive numbers so far: zero interceptions, zero sacks. When it comes to avoiding the big mistake, the Bengals quarterback is perfect through two games. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:06:09 EST Let yourself go http://tdn-net.com/news/community_news/50291743/Let-yourself-go TODAY• Hi Point See Saws Square Dance Club offers free square dancing lessons today at 7 p.m. at the Masonic Center, 600 N. Main St., Bellefontaine. 419-204-6337. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:54:13 EST Covington’s hometown hero http://tdn-net.com/news/localsports/50671474/Covingtons-hometown-hero By David FongRegional Sports Content Manager Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:06:13 EST Ohio needs clean water http://tdn-net.com/news/editorial/50640063/Ohio-needs-clean-water Earlier this month, I visited Put-in-Bay to tour The Ohio State University's Stone Laboratory. I met with Stone Lab scientists and accompanied them as they collected water samples of Lake Erie to better understand the rise in toxic algal... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:41:08 EST Court doesn’t reward frivolous conduct http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion/50642990/Court-doesnt-reward-frivolous-conduct When the Madison County Board of Commissioners (“the Board”) filed an appropriation action against Greg Bell and his wife to acquire a sewer easement on Bell's property, the Bells decided to fight the action. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:52:10 EST Troy tennis wins North http://tdn-net.com/news/localsports-sports/50665153/Troy-tennis-wins-North Staff ReportsSIDNEY — The Troy tennis team put the early wraps on the Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division championship Tuesday, sweeping Sidney 5-0 on the road. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:05:10 EST One-two punch http://tdn-net.com/news/localsports-sports/50662634/One-two-punch By Josh BrownSports EditorTROY — Playing their ninth match in the past 12 days, the weary Troy Trojans leaned on their two biggest guns.And Lauren Freed and Katie DeMeo did not disappoint. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:04:07 EST Grand jury to weigh NASCAR’s Stewart’s case http://tdn-net.com/news/sports/50662018/Grand-jury-to-weigh-NASCARs-Stewarts-case By The Associated PressThe decision whether to charge three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York will be up to a grand jury. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:36:20 EST Buckeyes get bye, prep for UC http://tdn-net.com/news/sports/50661826/Buckeyes-get-bye-prep-for-UC COLUMBUS (AP) — If any naive Ohio State football players had a notion that they were getting this week off, coach Urban Meyer dispelled that possibility almost immediately. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:25:09 EST Red Devils win 6th straight http://tdn-net.com/news/localsports-sports/50659892/Red-Devils-win-6th-straight Staff ReportsTIPP CITY — The Tippecanoe Red Devils improved to 7-1 on the season Monday, routing visiting Ben Logan 5-0. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:09:11 EST The toughest test yet http://tdn-net.com/news/localsports/50654941/The-toughest-test-yet By David FongRegional Sports Content ManagerTROY — Despite the rocky road the Troy football team already has traveled this season, the biggest speed bump of all may be yet to come for the Trojans. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:05:08 EST Council stalls $1 million marina renovations http://tdn-net.com/news/localnews1/50647411/Council-stalls-$1-million-marina-renovations By Melanie Yingstmyingst@civitasmedia.comTROY — Troy City Council will have a second reading regarding the $1 million marina building renovations. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:29:06 EST Finding new limits http://tdn-net.com/news/localnews1-news/50622621/Finding-new-limits TROY — Limits exist to be tested — and eventually surpassed.That's how Jim Stubbs feels about them, at least. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:36:21 EST