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Miami County Sheriff’s Office reports

Information provided by the Miami County Sheriff’s Office:Jan. 6THEFT: A deputy responded to the 2100 block of Landman Mill, Washington Twp., in...

January 15th, 2018 |  


ME grad debuts ‘Grab the Mike’

ME grad debuts ‘Grab the Mike’

By Cody Willoughbycwilloughby@troydailynews.comST. PARIS — If you love board games and singing karaoke, St. Paris resident David Konicki hopes t...

January 14th, 2018 |  


UVCC reduces staff by one

PIQUA — For financial reasons, the Upper Valley Career Center Board of Education, during its meeting, Jan. 9, voted a reduction in force in the ...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Commission to vote on agreements, rezoning

PIQUA — The former Water Treatment Plant is expected to be put to a new use: educating future firefighters.During the Piqua City Commission meet...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Lovett seeks GOP nomination for Ohio 80th primary

Lovett seeks GOP nomination for Ohio 80th primary

MIAMI COUNTY — Former Tipp City councilman and mayor George Lovett has announced that he is seeking the Republican Party nomination for the 80th...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Bradford schools save on lighting project

Bradford schools save on lighting project

BRADFORD — The Bradford Exempted Village School Board of Education met on Wednesday, Jan. 10, with elections and oaths of office taking place.Sc...

January 14th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Houston girls use strength inside to beat Bradford

Houston girls use strength inside to beat Bradford

HOUSTON – Bradford couldn’t contain the Houston girls basketball team’s inside presence on Saturday as the post players carried the ...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Games postponed, Piqua boys fall to unbeaten Elida, Lehman, Versailles wrestlers have strong showing

Games postponed, Piqua boys fall to unbeaten Elida, Lehman, Versailles wrestlers have strong showing

Staff ReportsA number of local basketball games were postponed on Friday and Saturday.In addition to that, the Miami East wrestling team did not go to...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Covington Coaches vs. Cancer Week begins Monday, silent auction will run all week

Staff ReportsCovington High School is having a Coaches vs. Cancer week this week.They will have a silent auction of sports related and autographed ite...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Sammi Whiteman hits 1,000-point mark in Covington girls win over Ansonia

Sammi Whiteman hits 1,000-point mark in Covington girls win over Ansonia

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comANSONIA — Thursday night was a special one for Sammi Whiteman and her Covington teammates because they all became a pa...

January 12th, 2018 |  


Miami East girls take control of CCC with win over Tri-Village

Miami East girls take control of CCC with win over Tri-Village

By Josh Brownjbrown@aimmediamidwest.comNEW MADISON — Miami East’s Haley Howard still remembers how Tri-Village planned to defend her the p...

January 12th, 2018 |  


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Stars ‘shocked’ at gender pay disparity in Hollywood

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stars are sharing their shock at reports of a significant pay disparity between Mark Wahlberg and Michelle Williams for resho...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Longtime sportscaster Keith Jackson dies at 89

(AP) —Keith Jackson laid down the soundtrack to Saturday for a generation of college football fans with phrases such as his signature “Who...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Hire a professional

Hire a professional

As you prepare to sell your home, you must begin by making a choice: to seek the services of a professional or to proceed without guidance or represen...

January 12th, 2018 |  


Amazon looks to build on NFL streaming

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Amazon had a mostly successful debut into live streaming of major sports events, with increased audience and an improved vi...

January 12th, 2018 |  


Gloria’s ‘million-dollar talk’

Gloria’s ‘million-dollar talk’

I like goals and the New Year is a great time to plan some. Having a goal, then reaching it has a satisfaction all its own. My husband, Daniel, is the...

January 9th, 2018 updated: January 9th, 2018. |  


OPINION


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There’s no comedy in racism

There’s no comedy in racism

It’s a wonder how, given the world’s current state, I can still be surprised with just how horrible and stupid human beings can be in 2018...

January 12th, 2018 |  


Pav Sterry: Brown should put Ohio workers first

Pav Sterry: Brown should put Ohio workers first

Ohio voters have a message for lawmakers: Put American workers first. In an August poll, Ohioans across the political spectrum supported cutting visa ...

January 10th, 2018 |  


I want to be America’s Sports-Fan-In-Chief

I want to be America’s Sports-Fan-In-Chief

Being President of the United States of America seems like a pretty sweet gig.Sure, you have to worry about things such as holding the lives of billio...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Arming our girls to protect themselves

Arming our girls to protect themselves

I think I called it wrong. I assumed this interest in calling out men who sexually assault and/or harass women and girls would have a short time span,...

January 9th, 2018 |  


CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

As the calendar rolls over to 2018, the weather may be cold, but the activities of our village are starting to heat up. There will be a unique and fun...

January 9th, 2018 |  


‘Fire and Fury’ advances fake news

‘Fire and Fury’ advances fake news

The salacious new tell-all about President Trump by author Michael Wolff, “Fire and Fury,” is being quoted and, by some, embraced, despite...

January 9th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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El Tequila joins strip mall

Vectren offers $225,000 in matching funds

DAYTON — Vectren Energy Delivery (Vectren) will match dollar-for-dollar all public donations to its Share the Warmth Inc. program this winter, u...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Small Business Awards seeking nominations

COLUMBUS — The U.S. Small Business Administration is looking for small business owners and champions who stand out as positive influences on the...

December 12th, 2017 |  


OhioMeansJobs releases data about area online job postings

MIAMI COUNTY — A total of 16,925 job openings were posted online from Sept. 14 through Oct. 13, for Auglaize, Champaign, Clark, Clinton, Darke, ...

December 1st, 2017 |  


Some retailers to remain open Thanksgiving Day

Some retailers to remain open Thanksgiving Day

DARKE COUNTY — This year’s Thanksgiving holiday and weekend will see families gathered and bellies filled. It will also see a lot of shopp...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Provided photoGreg Nijak, the new administrator of Koester Pavilion, and India Chrisman-Williams, regional vice president of Operations for AdCare Health Systems, Inc.

Provided photoGreg Nijak, the new administrator of Koester Pavilion, and India Chrisman-Williams, regional vice president of Operations for AdCare Health Systems, Inc.

TROY — India Chrisman-Williams, LNHA, regional vice president of Operations for AdCare Health Systems, Inc., has announced Greg Nijak as the new...

November 17th, 2017 |  


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