NEWS


Four vie for seats on Piqua BOE

Four vie for seats on Piqua BOE

PIQUA — Four hopefuls are vying for three open seats on the Piqua City Schools Board of Education, the candidates ranging from a longtime board ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Area briefs

Money management classes set TROY — Ohio State University Extension in Miami County is now offering money management workshops on Nov. 28, Dec. ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


You’re Invited

Last salad luncheon Oct. 20COVINGTON — The Covington Christian Church, 115 N. Pearl St., Covington, will offer its final salad luncheon of the y...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Remembering 30 years of giving back

Remembering 30 years of giving back

MIAMI COUNTY — One of the founding members and former board presidents of the Miami County Foundation is retiring from the board this month, lea...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Meals on Wheels provides valuable service

Meals on Wheels provides valuable service

PIQUA — Piqua Meals on Wheels has been serving the community for 45 years. The original organization started in the early 1970s when Vi Das, wif...

October 18th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Piqua football focused on Friday game with Tippecanoe

Piqua football focused on Friday game with Tippecanoe

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comThe Piqua football team has the opportunity to accomplish a lot in two weeks when it travels to Troy.But, Piqua coach ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Lehman Catholic boys soccer advances with 2-0 win over Greeneview

Lehman Catholic boys soccer advances with 2-0 win over Greeneview

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comJake Emrick and Michael Denning have been playing soccer together for as long as they can remember.Which had them step...

October 17th, 2017 |  


This Week In Prep Sports

This Week In Prep Sports

This Week in Prep SportsCross CountrySaturdayDistrict Meet at Cedarville10 a.m., D-III girls (Bradford, Covington, Houston, Lehman Catholic, Miami Eas...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Conference Cross Country Results

Conference Cross Country Results

Staff ReportsCENTERVILLE — The Piqua boys cross country team finished 15th at the GWOC meet.Piqua runners included Preston Schaeffer, 52, 18:23....

October 14th, 2017 |  


Covington football takes care of Bradford 63-0

Covington football takes care of Bradford 63-0

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comCOVINGTON — It was the renewal of a long time rivalry Friday night when the Covington football traveled to Bradf...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Schmiesing provides perfect finish in Piqua win over Vandalia-Butler

Schmiesing provides perfect finish in Piqua win over Vandalia-Butler

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comAs Ben Schmiesing did postgame interviews following Piqua football team’s 33-27 win over Vandalia-Butler Friday ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


12:24 pm |    
Happy birthday to Jack Deal
Enter the ‘buffer zone’

Enter the ‘buffer zone’

What is the primary objective for a buyer when negotiating the purchase of a home? Would it be fair to say that the buyers want the lowest price possi...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Happy Birthday to Madalyn Cox

Happy Birthday to Madalyn Cox

Madalyn CoxBirthdate: Oct. 7, 2011Age: 6Parents: Nick and Michelle Cox of PiquaSiblings: Brendon, Ethan, and KaitlynGrandparents: Ed and Cindy Mikolaj...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Much ado about muffins

Much ado about muffins

PIQUA — Springcreek Primary School greeted students’ mothers and family members with a special treat this week, inviting them to a free br...

October 11th, 2017 updated: October 11th, 2017. |  


‘Magic Tom’ entertains, educates K-8 students

‘Magic Tom’ entertains, educates K-8 students

COVINGTON — A tradition for Covington students, the Firefighter Phil program returned to start off the week with an interactive lesson on fire s...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Don’t get personal

Don’t get personal

Three months ago, you splurged and bought a new microwave. On their birthday, you gave the kids a new super-deluxe swing set and sandbox. For Father&#...

October 6th, 2017 |  


OPINION


1:53 pm |    
My son has become a man

Passing levy will help community

To the Editor: Schools are the heart of a community. They allow the growth of our community to continue and they represent something that is important...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Me, too … what about you?

Me, too … what about you?

So many contemporary issues, so how am I to choose?This week, I’ve decided to review a topic I’ve written about before: sexual harassment ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Renew PCS operating levy

To the Editor:I am writing in support of the Piqua City Schools operating renewal tax levy. This is a renewal that was originally approved in 2003. I ...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Say ‘yea’ to school levy

To the Editor:Residents of Piqua, the Piqua City Schools are on the ballot for the renewal of its current operating levy.Passage of the issue will res...

October 17th, 2017 updated: October 17th, 2017. |  


Donation to Arc appreciated

To the Editor:The Arc of Ohio/Miami County publicly thanks Eta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. for the generous donation presented during their 2017 Northern R...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Old wounds can help avoid new ones

Old wounds can help avoid new ones

The Ken Burns documentary on Vietnam has stirred up a lot of emotions and memories for a lot people. If nothing else, it has proven one thing – ...

October 15th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


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 on M...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


Business briefs

Business briefs

King joins Upper Valley CardiologyTROY — Premier Physician Network, the largest physician group in the Dayton area, is excited to announce anoth...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Revving up the family business

Revving up the family business

PIQUA — A local couple is breathing new life into a family business, one that will be operated by the third generation of family members after a...

August 27th, 2017 |  


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