Daily Call- RSS Feed http://dailycall.com/ http://dailycall.com/ Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:36:35 EST 1800 (Re)learning the ropes of rescue training http://dailycall.com/news/news/50119498/(Re)learning-the-ropes-of-rescue-training By Will E Sanderswsanders@civitasmedia.comPIQUA — What do you get when you combine one defunct atomic nuclear power plant, one lifeless rescue dummy, and a wide assortment of rope, harnesses and safety equipment? Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sincere thanks to volunteers http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50088521/Sincere-thanks-to-volunteers My sincere thanks go out to the 120 POWW volunteers that descended onto The Great Miami River on Saturday 7/19/14 to pick up the trash and tires as part of The Clean Sweep of The Great Miami River. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Improving Veterans’ health care http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50087863/Improving-Veterans-health-care Last week, I introduced Robert McDonald, President Obama's nominee for Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA), at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs. The next day, the Committee –13 other senators... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Tackling our nation’s budget problems, head on http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50087808/Tackling-our-nations-budget-problems-head-on Each year, Washington spends billions of dollars more than it takes in, and the problem will only get worse. The recent Congressional Budget Office (CBO) long-term budget outlook shows a $40 trillion increase in debt over the next two decades. Even... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Piqua drive-by shooting suspect arraigned http://dailycall.com/news/news/50103617/Piqua-drive-by-shooting-suspect-arraigned By Will E Sanderswsanders@civitasmedia.comTROY — A Piqua teenager who fired a shotgun from a moving vehicle at two people walking along Wood Street in Piqua in April was arraigned in common pleas court Monday. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Help for the day http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/50087575/Help-for-the-day It would be difficult to get much more perfect summer weather than what we have been experiencing. Last night we had a nice rain that cut the humidity and cooled everything and everyone off once more. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Manufacturing jobs bill one step closer to becoming law http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50086454/Manufacturing-jobs-bill-one-step-closer-to-becoming-law WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Sherrod Brown's (D-OH) and Roy Blunt's (R-MO) bipartisan manufacturing jobs legislation moved one step closer to becoming law. Today, the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee passed their... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fourth annual Bad Art By Good People fundraising event slated http://dailycall.com/news/community_news/50086417/Fourth-annual-Bad-Art-By-Good-People-fundraising-event-slated SHELBY COUNTY - Gateway Arts Council announces the fourth annual Bad Art By Good People fundraising event. This is a light hearted election for the arts. Twenty-four local personalities have been given a blank 16 x 20 canvas and partnered up with a... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Police bust underage party http://dailycall.com/news/home_top/50106144/Police-bust-underage-party Staff Reports Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Piquad charged with failing to deliver titles http://dailycall.com/news/news/50107368/Piquad-charged-with-failing-to-deliver-titles By Will E Sanderswsanders@civitasmedia.comTROY — A Piqua man was arraigned on several charges of allegedly failing to provide a title for trailer park lots he sold to other people. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Man charged in sex case http://dailycall.com/news/home_top/50104803/Man-charged-in-sex-case TROY — A Potsdam man is jailed, charged with numerous counts of sexual misconduct relating to a minor. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Israel hits symbols of Hamas rule; scores killed http://dailycall.com/news/news/50107022/Israel-hits-symbols-of-Hamas-rule;-scores-killed GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel on Tuesday unleashed its heaviest bombardment in a 3-week-old war against Hamas, striking symbols of the militant group's control in Gaza and firing tank shells that Palestinian officials said shut down... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Kansas man charged with Piqua rape, non-support http://dailycall.com/news/news/50106875/Kansas-man-charged-with-Piqua-rape-non-support By Will E Sanderswsanders@civitasmedia.comTROY — A Kansas man charged with the rape of a Piqua woman is also facing a felony count of failure to pay child support and he remains behind bars on a $250,000 bond. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bethany Center to host BBQ carry-out http://dailycall.com/news/news/50106427/Bethany-Center-to-host-BBQ-carry-out By Bethany J. Royerbroyer@civitasmedia.comPIQUA – Come the morning of Sunday, Aug. 10, a long line of grills will be assembled and chicken will begin to cook, while a near-by kitchen prepares baked beans. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Police arrest car surfer after two mile ride http://dailycall.com/news/news/50106521/Police-arrest-car-surfer-after-two-mile-ride By Will E Sanderswsanders@civitasmedia.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Shelter job revisions OK’d http://dailycall.com/news/home_top/50108573/Shelter-job-revisions-OKd By Allison GallagherFor the Troy Daily News Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Stammen enjoys weekend with family, friends http://dailycall.com/news/sports/50109975/Stammen-enjoys-weekend-with-family-friends By Kyle Shanerkshaner@civitasmedia.comCINCINNATI ― Craig Stammen got a taste of home this past weekend with numerous friends and family visiting, but they didn't get to see him pitch. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Meyer likes playoff, wants tweaks http://dailycall.com/news/sports/50110070/Meyer-likes-playoff-wants-tweaks By Jim NaveauCivitas MediaCHICAGO – For just a moment it was a different Urban Meyer. He was agitated and a little uncertain. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Dalton secure with job http://dailycall.com/news/sports/50109458/Dalton-secure-with-job CINCINNATI (AP) — Andy Dalton and the rest of the Bengals took the field for their first training camp practice, applauded by several hundred fans in the metal, temporary bleachers. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Browns pop pads at camp http://dailycall.com/news/sports/50109550/Browns-pop-pads-at-camp BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Behind his stylish sunglasses, Browns first-year coach Mike Pettine stayed cool and showed little outward emotion on a day he had been looking forward to for months.On the inside, Pettine was glowing. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST