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Miami County Sheriff’s Office reports

Information provided by the Miami County Sheriff’s Office:May 12ARSON INVESTIGATION: A deputy responded to 4423 U.S. Route 40 in reference of a ...

May 19th, 2018 |  


Allenbaugh Insurance honored

JACKSON CENTER — Allenbaugh Insurance Agency Inc. has been recognized by Ohio Mutual Insurance Group President and CEO Mark C. Russell for 50 ye...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Piqua man pleads to possession

MIAMI COUNTY — The following arraignments were held on Thursday, May 17 in Miami County Common Pleas Court with Judge Christopher Gee presiding:...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Partners in Hope breaks ground

Partners in Hope breaks ground

MIAMI COUNTY — From the its humble start in the Troy Rec basement to a groundbreaking ceremony of its very own facility, Partners in Hope will s...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Area students earn Governor’s Awards

COLUMBUS — Ohio EPA named the winners of the Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Environmental Protection Research on May 12. Twenty-seven...

May 18th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Piqua D-III boys district track
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 |  


Versailles, East vaulters, 3,200 relays win D-II district titles

Versailles, East vaulters, 3,200 relays win D-II district titles

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comThe Versailles boys track and field team couldn’t have asked for a much better start to the D-II district meet T...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Versailles baseball advances with win over Arcanum

Versailles baseball advances with win over Arcanum

By Kyle Shanerkshaner@dailyadvocate.comCLAYTON – Versailles climbed another rung on the state tournament ladder on Wednesday with a win over Arc...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Kearns delivers big hit as Russia baseball defeats Lehman 6-1 in D-IV sectional final

Kearns delivers big hit as Russia baseball defeats Lehman 6-1 in D-IV sectional final

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comPLEASANT HILL — Lehman Catholic baseball coach Dave King is a proponent of two-out hits.He would have liked it e...

May 16th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Rock Piqua announces concert line-up

Rock Piqua announces concert line-up

PIQUA — The Piqua Arts Council and Mainstreet Piqua concert series, Rock Piqua!, is set to return for its fifth year. The 2018 performances are ...

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. |  


Freels found competent to stand trial

Freels found competent to stand trial

MIAMI COUNTY —The man of accused of murdering his wife last January was found competent to stand trial in Miami County Common Pleas Court on Mon...

May 14th, 2018 updated: May 14th, 2018. |  


OPINION


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Playing the name game
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 |  


Editorial roundup

The Columbus Dispatch, May 12Donald J. Trump @realDonaldTrump May 9:The Fake News is working overtime. Just reported that, despite the tremendous succ...

May 16th, 2018 |  


The lasting impact of teachers

The lasting impact of teachers

Ohio students spend an average of 6.61 hours a day for 180 days per year for 13 years in school. Add to this the additional hours for persons who purs...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Appropriation or appreciation?

Appropriation or appreciation?

Recently, Keziah Ginger Daum, 18, wore a “qipao,” a traditional Chinese dress, to her prom in Utah. Were some offended? Yes. And the nasty...

May 15th, 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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