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PHS Student of the Week named

PHS Student of the Week named

PIQUA — Piqua High School announces Dayivon Tubbs as Student of the Week for the week of Dec. 10-14.Tubbs is a freshman at PHS, and he was selec...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Christmas spirit comes to PHS

PIQUA — Student Council, Key Club, and Interact club are all getting the Christmas spirit by helping the Piqua community this holiday season.Stu...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Lori Borgman: The last best after-Christmas sale

Lori Borgman: The last best after-Christmas sale

The after-Christmas sales are nothing like they used to be.I was at an after-Christmas sale a few years ago and there were a dozen checkout lines open...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Piqua police reports highlights

PIQUA — All information is provided by Piqua police reports.BURGLARY: A property manager reported a vacant residence on the 600 block of South W...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Bradford board spotlights students

Bradford board spotlights students

BRADFORD — The Bradford Board of Education recognized a handful of students during their meeting on Monday evening, even prompting a visit from ...

December 11th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Edison State hoop teams split with WPAFB

Edison State hoop teams split with WPAFB

Staff ReportsDAYTON — The Edison State basketball teams are both 8-3 after splitting games with Wright Patterson Air Force Base Friday.MENThe Ed...

December 9th, 2018 |  


Versailles girls basketball survives scare from Miami East

Versailles girls basketball survives scare from Miami East

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallVERSAILLES — The Versailles girls basketball team survived another close call.But, Miami East didn’t make it e...

December 8th, 2018 updated: December 9th, 2018. |  


Covington boys recover from slow start in win over Mississinawa Valley

Covington boys recover from slow start in win over Mississinawa Valley

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comCOVINGTON — Covington opened up Cross County Conference play on Friday as it played host to Mississinawa Valley and ov...

December 8th, 2018 |  


Tippecanoe boys basketball gets win over Piqua

Tippecanoe boys basketball gets win over Piqua

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallTIPP CITY — The Piqua and Tippecanoe boys basketball teams entered Friday night’s game looking to get in the w...

December 8th, 2018 |  


Lee brothers share football sidelines at Capital

Lee brothers share football sidelines at Capital

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallThere is no question there is a Lehman Catholic football connection with Capital University, with both Wyatt Long and Kame...

December 7th, 2018 |  


Jamison to play college golf for Mount Nazarene University

Jamison to play college golf for Mount Nazarene University

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallPLEASANT HILL — It is fair to say the Jamison family changed the way the Newton High School golf program is viewed.R...

December 6th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


4:55 pm |    
A little goes a long way

Pearsons celebrate 70th anniversary

FLETCHER — Dick and Emma (Covault) Pearson are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary. They were married on Nov. 20, 1948, in Fletcher.They ...

November 10th, 2018 |  


Homemade Sloppy Joes are perfect comfort food

Homemade Sloppy Joes are perfect comfort food

Ever since Grandma’s death, I knew the auction was coming up. But then, you can’t really face it until it comes to reality. The Amish trad...

November 10th, 2018 |  


Five generations

Five generations

Provided photoBaby Quinn Cottrell is held by her great-great-grandmother, Rita RIcker of Delphos, Ohio. Her other relatives, left to right, are grandm...

November 9th, 2018 |  


Brandt, Kiefer to wed

Brandt, Kiefer to wed

Taylor Marie Brandt of Versailles and Tyler Thomas Kiefer of Piqua recently announced their engagement and will be wed on Saturday, Nov. 17, in a 1 p....

November 9th, 2018 |  


You’re Invited

Bazaar to be heldCOVINGTON — St. Teresa Church, located at 6925 U.S. Route 36 in Covington, will host their annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday,...

November 7th, 2018 |  


OPINION


11:18 am |    
Is your house in order?
A lesson from ‘The Greatest Generation’

A lesson from ‘The Greatest Generation’

As I watched the moving tributes heaped upon former President George Herbert Walker Bush (aka “41”) after his recent passing, I was not su...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Fighting for Ohio GM workers

Fighting for Ohio GM workers

If you love this country, you fight for the people who make it work – people like the workers at Lordstown.That’s why last week, Senator P...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Domestic violence also a man’s problem

Domestic violence also a man’s problem

Mothers, sisters, and daughters are victims of domestic violence. Wives, live-in partners, and girlfriends are victims of domestic violence. Teen girl...

December 9th, 2018 |  


It’s hard to teach an old dog new purposes

It’s hard to teach an old dog new purposes

A friend of mine showed me an old photo the other day. It was a picture of the Tip-Top Potato Chip Co. headquarters, complete with trucks parked out f...

December 9th, 2018 |  


Holding the ‘accountable police’ accountable

Holding the ‘accountable police’ accountable

Approximately 30 years ago, Ohio’s legislators hijacked public education in part because of achievement gaps that existed between students from ...

December 7th, 2018 |  


Making sense of the census

Making sense of the census

This is the time of the year when I turn into the proverbial kid in the candy store. Now, you may be thinking that my thoughts have turned to holiday ...

December 6th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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Elder-Beermans closes doors
Area native up for business award

Area native up for business award

MIAMI COUNTY — Ryan Stammen, a native of Piqua and former resident of Troy, was recently selected as a finalist in the Nashville Business Journa...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Fidelity Health Care receives 5-star rating

DAYTON — Fidelity Health Care recently received a five-star rating for quality of its patient care from Home Health Compare, a ratings system op...

September 22nd, 2018 |  


Mutual Federal names branch manager

PIQUA – Mutual Federal, a division of First Bank Richmond, has named Sherrie Collett as the branch manager of their new downtown Piqua office lo...

August 17th, 2018 |  


Innovated Technologies moving to Piqua area

Innovated Technologies moving to Piqua area

PIQUA – Industrial Property Brokers Principal Tim Echemann, SIOR, CCIM, announced that his firm managed the sale of a 24,000-square-foot manufac...

August 5th, 2018 |  


Piqua business does complete (Office) 360

PIQUA — Effective Wednesday, Francis Office Supply, a staple of the downtown Piqua business community, will merge with Office 360, one of the la...

July 31st, 2018 |  


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