NEWS


3:21 pm |    
Thanksgiving pilgrimage
Community unites to mend a broken heart

Community unites to mend a broken heart

COVINGTON — Back in late May, a vicious dog jumped a fence on Pearl Street in Covington and attacked a small black Pomeranian dog. The dog’...

November 21st, 2017 updated: November 22nd, 2017. |  


You’re Invited

Covington Community Thanksgiving dinner and worship serviceCOVINGTON — The public is invited to the annual Covington Community Thanksgiving Dinn...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Libraries upgrade Wi-Fi

TROY — The Troy-Miami County Public Library, Oakes-Beitman Memorial Library, and the Troy Local History Library have recently upgraded their wir...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Christmas on the Green coming to downtown

Christmas on the Green coming to downtown

PIQUA — Downtown Piqua’s annual Christmas celebration, Christmas on the Green, will happen in downtown Piqua on Friday, Dec. 1 from 6-9 p....

November 21st, 2017 |  


Food Science and Technology Team competes

Food Science and Technology Team competes

VERSAILLES — The Miami East-MVCTC FFA Food Science and Technology Team recently competed in the District 5 Contests hosted by Versailles High Sc...

November 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Covington pole vaulter Jett Murphy realizies dream; signs with Youngstown State University

Covington pole vaulter Jett Murphy realizies dream; signs with Youngstown State University

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comCOVINGTON — For Covington senior Jett Murphy, it was the final step in realizing a dream.The son of Barry and Le...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Winter Sports Schedules

Winter Sports Schedules

PIQUABoys BasketballDec. 1, WAPAKONETADec. 8, at Vandalia-ButlerDec. 9, at Milton-UnionDec. 12, TIPPECANOEDec. 15, SIDNEY (varsity only)Dec. 19, at Gr...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Gilardi, Bunker, Rutschilling take top honors on All-Southwest District football team

Gilardi, Bunker, Rutschilling take top honors on All-Southwest District football team

Staff ReportsDAYTON —Three local players took top honors on the All-Southwest District football teams voted on by media members throughout the d...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Schrubb, Davis rewrite Piqua football receiving/passing record books

Schrubb, Davis rewrite Piqua football receiving/passing record books

By Rob Kiserrkiser@aimmediamidwest.comCousins Austin Davis and Hayden Schrubb spent their early days much like other cousins — tossing the footb...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Fox says thanks for support of Wounded Warriors 5K run/walk at Echo Hills

Fox says thanks for support of Wounded Warriors 5K run/walk at Echo Hills

On Saturday November 11th, Echo Hills golf course held its sixth annual 5K run/walk to honor our veterans and to benefit the Wounded Warriors Project....

November 16th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


4:55 pm |    
Time to move

AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young dies at 64

NEW YORK (AP) — Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the bawdy hard rock band AC/DC who helped create such head-banging ...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Battiston to appear on ‘Broken Skull Ranch’

Battiston to appear on ‘Broken Skull Ranch’

TROY — Ken Battiston used to fight for his right to watch “Stone Cold” Steve Austin on television.Never did the Milton-Union High Sc...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Time to move

Time to move

When you’ve found the home of your dreams, you don’t want to delay in producing your offer to purchase, so it’s a great benefit to k...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Chenoweths celebrate 30 years

Chenoweths celebrate 30 years

PIQUA— Ed and Sherry Chenoweth of Piqua are celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary. They were married on Nov. 14, 1987, in a Methodist churc...

November 15th, 2017 |  


County celebrates philanthropy

County celebrates philanthropy

COVINGTON — Miami County celebrated National Philanthropy Day at the new Covington K-8 building Wednesday evening, honoring a local business and...

November 15th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Corporate tax reform should benefit domestic companies

Corporate tax reform should benefit domestic companies

By Michael StumoContributing ColumnistAs tax reform becomes a major focus in Washington, Congress faces a unique opportunity to fix a situation that h...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Calling all phone-o-philes

Calling all phone-o-philes

Don’t say you weren’t given due notice. Remember a few weeks ago, I casually mentioned I got a new phone? I stated pretty baldly that you ...

November 19th, 2017 |  


CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

Happy Thanksgiving, Covington! Can you believe it’s already Thanksgiving this week? But with Thanksgiving this Thursday, the public is invited t...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Being the ‘gopher’ isn’t so bad

Being the ‘gopher’ isn’t so bad

It has been a stop-and-go kind of harvest, at least it has been on my dad’s farm this year.I don’t do much to help other than stay out of ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Editorial roundup

Nov. 14, The New York Times on the House Judiciary Committee hearing where Attorney General Jeff Sessions was questioned:The House Judiciary Committee...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Turmoil in Zimbabwe

Turmoil in Zimbabwe

One of the most interesting and perhaps intriguing events of the early 21st century is happening right now and it’s something that very few peop...

November 16th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


10:27 am |    
Business briefs
First-of-its-kind biopsy system at UVMC

First-of-its-kind biopsy system at UVMC

TROY — In September of last year, Premier Health’s Upper Valley Medical Center in Troy was the first hospital in Ohio to offer offer 3D...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Farmland leasing program upcoming

DAYTON — With the start of the 2017 grain harvest, farmers, landowners, agricultural financial institutions, agricultural suppliers, and others ...

October 7th, 2017 |  


FFA sponsors safety poster contest

FFA sponsors safety poster contest

CASSTOWN — The Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter recently sponsored a farm safety poster contest at Miami East Elementary.Students in the second grad...

October 1st, 2017 |  


Weaver Eggs scrambles to help Hurricane Irma victims

Weaver Eggs scrambles to help Hurricane Irma victims

VERSAILLES — A local business has hatched a plan to aid thousands of families made destitute and hungry by Hurricane Irma.Weaver Eggs of Versail...

September 30th, 2017 |  


Premier Health to host networking event

Premier Health to host networking event

DAYTON — Premier Health, one of the region’s largest purchasers of goods and services, will host its second annual Supplier Diversity Comm...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Piqua native invents No Slip Bathtub

Piqua native invents No Slip Bathtub

PIQUA — A Piqua alumni was recently inspired to become an entrepreneur, and now his invention will be featured on the Home Shopping Network, whi...

September 26th, 2017 |  


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