NEWS


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Man arrested for school shooting threats
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Piqua man posts bond, guilty of assault
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Piqua ‘business-friendly’
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Good luck, Class of 2018
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City offices closing for Memorial Day
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A bountiful harvest
Edison names Employees of the Semester

Edison names Employees of the Semester

PIQUA — Edison State Community College recognized outstanding employee performance at its recent all-campus meeting in the Robinson Theater at t...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Sidney woman allegedly assaults Z’s bouncer

PIQUA — An employee at Z’s Food and Spirits suffered a deep cut after a Sidney woman reportedly struck him with a beer bottle on early Sun...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Miami East hires full-time SRO

CASSTOWN — The Miami East Board of Education approved a three-year contract for a second school resource officer on Monday.Board member Mark Iia...

May 22nd, 2018 updated: May 22nd, 2018. |  


CareFlight summoned to I-75 crash

CareFlight summoned to I-75 crash

TROY - A late Sunday afternoon crash on I-75 resulted in a vehicle rolling several times with at least one person reportedly ejected.Troy medics and f...

May 20th, 2018 |  


Local 4-H member bound for Japan

Local 4-H member bound for Japan

MIAMI COUNTY — One local teen will call Japan home for two months this summer through the state 4-H-sponsored youth exchange program.Rylee Putho...

May 20th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Russia baseball wins D-IV district title

Russia baseball wins D-IV district title

By Bryant Billingbbilling@sidneydailynews.comCARLISLE — Daniel Kearns had to do some digging between innings in a Division IV district final on ...

May 20th, 2018 |  


Bradford softball wins D-IV district title in eight innings

Bradford softball wins D-IV district title in eight innings

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comMASON — Eight innings wasn’t enough for the Bradford softball team Sunday in a Division IV district champi...

May 20th, 2018 |  


Piqua D-III boys district track

Piqua D-III boys district track

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comThe Covington boys finished second as team in the Piqua D-III district track and field meet Saturday.And it is fair to...

May 19th, 2018 updated: May 20th, 2018. |  


Piqua D-III Girls Track

Piqua D-III Girls Track

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comAn injury that occurred at a dual meet with Versailles last month, should have ended the pole vaulting career of Russi...

May 19th, 2018 updated: May 20th, 2018. |  


Versailles teams have big day at D-II district track

Versailles teams have big day at D-II district track

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comIt was a big day for Versailles track and field teams Saturday at the Piqua D-II district track and field meet.Even a ...

May 19th, 2018 updated: May 20th, 2018. |  


Piqua’s Ana Adams earns D-I regional berth in the 3,200

Piqua’s Ana Adams earns D-I regional berth in the 3,200

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comPiqua sophomore Ana Adams will admit it has not been the easiest of years.After transferring from Sidney, Adams was re...

May 18th, 2018 |  


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Victoria announces summer films

DAYTON — The Victoria Theatre Association has announced the 201 Summer Cool Films Series line-up running July 6 to Aug. 26, and titles for Reel ...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Happy birthday to Jackson Gray

Happy birthday to Jackson Gray

Jackson Gray Age: 6Birthdate: May 18, 2012Parents: Zac and Brandi GrayGrandparents: Joe and Reatha Barga of St. Paris, and the late Daryl and Vickie G...

May 17th, 2018 |  


You’re Invited

Dominica Day at St. BonifacePIQUA — St. Boniface and St. Mary’s Catholic Churches are currently hosting visitors from the Commonwealth of ...

May 17th, 2018 updated: May 17th, 2018. |  


Gloria’s wedding memories

Gloria’s wedding memories

Today we will be rewinding 10 years and reliving the events of a rather colorful day when I was 18 years old. As I read this entry from my personal di...

May 16th, 2018 updated: May 17th, 2018. |  


Russells to celebrate 70 years

Russells to celebrate 70 years

PIQUA — James and Naomi (Smith) Russell will celebrate their 70th anniversary on Monday, May 21. They were married May 21, 1948 at the United Br...

May 16th, 2018 updated: May 18th, 2018. |  


OPINION


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Take action to protect kids

Trying to douse a mouse in the house

Trying to douse a mouse in the house

Previously in this space, the comparison between a human brain and a fish brain has been made. We homo sapiens think we’re so superior. But ofte...

May 20th, 2018 |  


The moral revolution America needs

Thousands of civil rights advocates, low-wage workers, and religious leaders kicked off massive protests on May 14, launching a 40-day campaign across...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Playing the name game

Playing the name game

It seems that I know of quite a few people that have recently given birth to a child or will be giving birth soon. With these new bundles of joy that ...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Strengthening the VA

Strengthening the VA

Any nominee to head the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) must be ready and able to strengthen and improve the VA for Ohio veterans.And before I mak...

May 18th, 2018 |  


The straight poop on doggie duty

The straight poop on doggie duty

“No, I don’t walk that way – you have to turn right on the next street – because Steve might be out and I’ll get a chanc...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Dogged by gambling habit

Dogged by gambling habit

I have a gambling problem.For years, I’ve had trouble turning down a good wager, particularly if it involved a sporting event. I think after wat...

May 16th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Baumeister named western Ohio market president

SIDNEY — Mutual Federal, a division of First Bank Richmond, has named Brett Baumeister to be the new market president for western Ohio.Baumeiste...

April 28th, 2018 |  


Bennett joins Miami County Dental Clinic

Bennett joins Miami County Dental Clinic

MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Dental Clinic board of directors are excited to welcome Melissa “Missy” Bennett as their new executi...

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


Public input on city zoning code welcomed

Public input on city zoning code welcomed

PIQUA — The process of overhauling the city’s zoning code will continue next week with a big push to receive input from the community and ...

April 11th, 2018 |  


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 |  


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