NEWS


Miami East Elementary goes ‘WILD’

Miami East Elementary goes ‘WILD’

CASSTOWN — Students from the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter had the tables turned for a day when they became teachers at Miami East Elementary Sch...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Kroger robbed late Thursday night

PIQUA — A robbery was reported late Thursday evening at Kroger after a masked male subject stole an undetermined amount of cash.The robbery was ...

April 20th, 2018 updated: April 20th, 2018. |  


Buckeye Barn to host ‘Country for a Cause’

Buckeye Barn to host ‘Country for a Cause’

PIQUA — Country singer Darryl Worley will be headlining Country for a Cause 2018 on Saturday, April 28, at the Buckeye Barn in Piqua. Turday, Ap...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Miami County Real Estate Transactions

TROYJackie Monnin to Jackie Monnin, Courtney Turk, Jason Turk, one lot, $0.Mary Hughes, Ryan Hughes to Christina Beach, Evan Beach, one lot, $288,000....

April 20th, 2018 |  


PCS picks finalists for District Teacher, Support Staff of Year

PCS picks finalists for District Teacher, Support Staff of Year

PIQUA — Piqua City Schools recently announced the selection of 11 employees as Educator of the Year or Support Staff Member of the Year for each...

April 20th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Piqua baseball rallies to beat Xenia; Fort Recovery edges Lehman Catholic 3-2

Piqua baseball rallies to beat Xenia; Fort Recovery edges Lehman Catholic 3-2

Staff ReportsXENIA — Piqua rallied from a 5-1 deficit with a seven-run sixth inning and defeated Xenia 8-5 Friday to get back on track.Piqua imp...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Ladies golf meeting at Echo Hills Tuesday; Robbins cards 35 at Echo Hills; Brians card 36 at Echo Hills

Staff ReportsAll area lady golfers are invited to attend the Echo Hills Ladies Golf Association organizational spring meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday in ...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Lehman Catholic tennis improves to 6-3 with win over Greenville

Lehman Catholic tennis improves to 6-3 with win over Greenville

Staff ReportsSIDNEY — The Lehman Catholic boys tennis team kept rolling with a 3-2 win over Greenville Wednesday.Lehman improved to 6-3, while G...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Piqua softball can’t hold lead; loses 16-6 to Sidney in five innings

Piqua softball can’t hold lead; loses 16-6 to Sidney in five innings

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comSIDNEY — The Piqua softball team had a 6-3 lead against Sidney in the fourth inning Thursday in GWOC American ac...

April 19th, 2018 updated: April 19th, 2018. |  


Heitkamp receives all-conference honros for IU-East; Davis homers in Edison State loss

Heitkamp receives all-conference honros for IU-East; Davis homers in Edison State loss

RICHMOND, Ind. – Versailles native and Indiana University East freshman Lauren Heitkamp earned second-team all-conference honors at the River St...

April 19th, 2018 |  


MULTIMEDIA - PHOTO STORE



LIFE


10:54 am |    
Buy with confidence!
Covington native completes film challenge

Covington native completes film challenge

COVINGTON — A Covington native returned home last weekend to film local legend Dennis Willoughby, also known as “Scooby.”For his thi...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Gloria’s family grows again

Gloria’s family grows again

It was Saturday morning, the children and I were all eager to have Daddy home for the day. After breakfast and family devotions, Daniel headed out to ...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Why advertising might not work

Why advertising might not work

As you prepare to sell your home, you’ll probably consider the best way to advertise it. Surprisingly, advertising may not work. But marketing d...

April 13th, 2018 |  


You’re Invited

Concert plannedSIDNEY — The Singing Contractors will perform at 7 p.m. April 14 at the Hardin United Methodist Church, 6073 Hardin-Wapak Road, S...

April 11th, 2018 |  


Reader appreciation from Gloria

Reader appreciation from Gloria

Mail time has always been a highlight at our house. When Daddy comes home from work at 3:30, he stops at the mailbox to bring in the mail. A common qu...

April 9th, 2018 |  


Ashbrooks welcome son

Ashbrooks welcome son

ARCANUM — Shanda (Slone) and Phillip Ashbrook of Arcanum are proud to announce the birth of their son, Emmett James Ashbrook, at 12:20 p.m. Marc...

April 9th, 2018 |  


OPINION


3:06 pm
Updated: 3:07 pm. |    

EDITORIAL ROUNDUP

Getting recovering Ohioans back to work

Getting recovering Ohioans back to work

Recently, I called for a full-scale public health campaign to fight the opioid epidemic. Getting Ohioans struggling with addiction the treatment they ...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Lovett understands hard work

To the Editor:I am writing to endorse George Lovett as the Republican Party nominee for the 80th Ohio House of Representatives seat.George knows what ...

April 19th, 2018 updated: April 19th, 2018. |  


County treasurer endorses O’Brien

To the Editor: As someone from our community who has witnessed Bud O’Brien’s efforts on our behalf for many years, I would like to share t...

April 19th, 2018 |  


When spring hasn’t sprung

When spring hasn’t sprung

OK, Mother Nature.You win. We lose. We have officially tapped out. Given up. Thrown in the towel. You are our superior and we bow down before you and ...

April 18th, 2018 |  


O’Brien not the right choice

To the Editor:With the elections coming up, I think Bud O’Brien would be a bad choice after watching his actions as a Miami County Commissioner....

April 18th, 2018 |  


Lovett a sincere candidate

To the Editor:We have known George Lovett for many years, being neighbors and clients of Lovett Law Office. We have found George to be a sincere busin...

April 18th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


11:42 am
Updated: 4:19 pm. |    
Bennett joins Miami County Dental Clinic
Garbry Ridge planning expansion

Garbry Ridge planning expansion

PIQUA — Garbry Ridge Assisted Living is planning an expansion of its existing facility in addition to constructing independent senior living cot...

April 10th, 2018 |  


New business offers a fair trade

New business offers a fair trade

PIQUA — A new business is joining the downtown area with the goal of providing shoppers with affordable used furniture and other home furnishing...

April 5th, 2018 |  


Unity appoints Rasor to president, CEO

Unity appoints Rasor to president, CEO

PIQUA, Ohio – Unity National Bank (Unity), has named Scott Rasor as its president and chief executive officer (CEO), effective March 19, 2018. R...

March 22nd, 2018 |  


Family focuses on four-legged friends

Family focuses on four-legged friends

PIQUA — A local family is bringing a new dog grooming business to Main Street in downtown Piqua with the goal of building a family business whil...

March 15th, 2018 |  


Commissioners approve ditch petition

MIAMI COUNTY — On Tuesday, the Miami County Commissioners voted to grant a petition submitted by residents of Newton Township asking the county ...

February 13th, 2018 |  


Concerns raised over loose dogs, speeding

BRADFORD — A couple residents came forward during the Bradford Council meeting Thursday evening to raise concerns about a few dogs running loose...

February 11th, 2018 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA