The fair officially begins

The fair officially begins

TROY — “It is my role today to welcome you to the Miami County Fair,” Miami County Commissioner John O’Brien said at the openi...

August 15th, 2015 |  


Having the drive to drive

PIQUA — When we think of impaired driving, we often expect to see individuals who are knowingly driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol....

August 13th, 2015 updated: August 14th, 2015. |  


Prep goes “fair-ly” well

Prep goes “fair-ly” well

MIAMI COUNTY — Thursday was a busy day for all involved in the Miami County Fair, with carnies hanging stuffed animals for boyfriends to win for...

August 13th, 2015 updated: August 14th, 2015. |  



Addiction: numbing and losing lives

MIAMI COUNTY — Opiates are meant to help numb the pain, but when they are abused, they numb one’s entire life and ultimately, can take it....

August 12th, 2015 updated: August 13th, 2015. |  


Getting tails in a bunch

Getting tails in a bunch

MIAMI COUNTY — The 4-H club A Bunch of Hair were “fetching” at the 2015 Ohio State Junior Fair Dog Show from Aug. 3-5, with everyone...

August 11th, 2015 |  


PCS school brief

PIQUA — The following events are taking place at Piqua City Schools:The first day of school for the Piqua City School District is Monday, Aug. 2...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Area briefs

Kids’ ballet classes setPIQUA — Denise Uhlenbrock, an 18-year veteran instructor, will be teaching ballet classes at the YWCA for ages 3 a...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Piqua vets’ bravery honored in book

Piqua vets’ bravery honored in book

PIQUA — When psychologist Terry Barrett, PhD, was researching on war veterans to help him understand his patients, he was surprised to find a ri...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Going the distance

Going the distance

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Piqua Boy Scout Troop 344 went to great lengths to earn their Cycling Merit Badge, riding their bikes from Cumberland, Md...

August 3rd, 2015 |  


Music Warehouse celebrates 20 years

PIQUA — When the youth of a community grows an appreciation for the the arts, it is something worth celebrating.Music Warehouse will be performi...

July 31st, 2015 |