Daily Call- RSS Feed http://dailycall.com/ http://dailycall.com/ Sat, 20 Dec 2014 02:21:39 EST 1800 Covington BOE considers student drug testing policy http://dailycall.com/news/news/150946156/Covington-BOE-considers-student-drug-testing-policy COVINGTON - The Covington Board of Education convened Thursday evening, Dec. 18, discussing a possible student drug testing policy for students in grades 7 through 12. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:49:42 EST Surprise gift for PJHS student http://dailycall.com/news/news-news_education/150950908/Surprise-gift-for-PJHS-student PIQUA — Piqua Junior High eighth-grader Cordell Daugherty could only dream of taking a 70-pound kayak home from school — but it was not a dream. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:49:15 EST Fire causes heavy damage to Troy home http://dailycall.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news-photo_gallery/150951711/Fire-causes-heavy-damage-to-Troy-home Mike Ullerymullery@civitasmedia.comMelanie Yingstmyingst@civitasmedia.comTROY — A house fire at 2403 Highland Court killed two small dogs and caused significant damage on Friday afternoon. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:49:09 EST Piqua stunned on last second shot http://dailycall.com/news/photo_gallery-sports/150954889/Piqua-stunned-on-last-second-shot By Rob Kiserrkiser@civitasmedia.comSIDNEY — The Sidney boys basketball team has shown all yeat that if you leave them in the game, they will find a way to win. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 22:04:04 EST Another ‘B.I.G.’ Classic http://dailycall.com/news/sports/150926892/Another-B.I.G.-Classic By Rob Kiserrkiser@civitasmedia.com Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:26:05 EST Baseball returns to Piqua in 1936 http://dailycall.com/news/sports/150926815/Baseball-returns-to-Piqua-in-1936 THE HISTORY OF PIQUA HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETICS – A JOURNALSPRING 1936Baseball Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:21:06 EST Lady Indians fall to T-Bolts http://dailycall.com/news/sports/150938851/Lady-Indians-fall-to-T-Bolts CLAYTON – The Piqua girls basketball team will be back in action at Trotwood-Madison Saturday.The Lady Indians fell to Northmont 57-44 on the road Wednesday night. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:36:07 EST Hobart’s skating sessions warm up http://dailycall.com/news/news/150948298/Hobarts-skating-sessions-warm-up By Melanie Yingstmyingst@civitasmedia.comTROY — The 2014-2015 Hobart Arena public ice skating sessions are heating up this holiday season. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:53:04 EST Bus driver avoids potential danger http://dailycall.com/news/localnews1/150948865/Bus-driver-avoids-potential-danger Melanie Yingstmyingst@civitasmedia.comCASSTOWN — A bus driver's quick thinking most likely avoided a potentially dangerous situation this week. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:30:12 EST Revitalizing manufacturing and innovation http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150923160/Revitalizing-manufacturing-and-innovation One of my most important jobs is to advocate for working families in Ohio. Middle-class families have felt squeezed by the number of jobs going overseas, especially in the manufacturing sector. A report released last week from the Economic Policy... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:27:07 EST Pitsenbarger: True inspiration http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150923106/-Pitsenbarger:-True-inspiration This truly is the most wonderful time of the year. Many of us are planning, shopping and busy with many activities relating to this holiday season. It is a time to spend with family and friends as well as celebrating this joyous and blessed season in... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:25:10 EST That’s a wrap http://dailycall.com/news/home_top-news/150934257/Thats-a-wrap PIQUA — The Lehman Music Boosters are lending a helping hand to stressed-out holiday shoppers again this Christmas season. The Boosters' Gift Wrap Booth at the Miami Valley Centre Mall in Piqua has become the largest annual fundraiser for... Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:49:41 EST Discovery students whip up holiday delights http://dailycall.com/news/news_education/150937067/Discovery-students-whip-up-holiday-delights PIQUA — Ashley Lightle, Sidney and Jordan Allen, Covington, recently recently worked as Master Chefs for the day, helping create desserts for the annual Christmas luncheon at the Upper Valley Career Center where they are students in the... Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:49:37 EST Area Briefs http://dailycall.com/news/briefs/150933042/Area-Briefs Piqua city employees to host blood drive Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:11:06 EST Volunteers needed for RSVP http://dailycall.com/news/news/150935305/Volunteers-needed-for-RSVP PIQUA — The Council on Rural Services has many volunteer opportunities available in Miami County for those who are age 55 and over through the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP). Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:15:17 EST Exploring the world http://dailycall.com/news/news-news_education/150933237/Exploring-the-world PIQUA — Nicklin Learning Center students got to travel the world Wednesday without stepping a foot outside of their school. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:15:12 EST Holiday enforcement stepped up http://dailycall.com/news/news/150936741/Holiday-enforcement-stepped-up For the Piqua Daily CAll Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:15:11 EST Norville to speak at Lehman banquet http://dailycall.com/news/news/150935545/Norville-to-speak-at-Lehman-banquet SIDNEY — Veteran journalist Deborah Norville will be the keynote speaker for Lehman Catholic High School's Annual Foundation Dinner on Saturday, Jan. 24. The dinner will be held in the Schlater Family Gym at Lehman Catholic High School in... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:15:10 EST Trooper, Dispatcher of the Year named http://dailycall.com/news/news/150933242/Trooper-Dispatcher-of-the-Year-named PIQUA – Employees of the Ohio State Highway Patrol Piqua Post have selected Jordan Monnin as their Trooper of the Year and Krista Storer as their Dispatcher of the Year. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:15:08 EST Keeping It Real http://dailycall.com/news/news_education/150930113/Keeping-It-Real By Holly McElwee Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:15:05 EST