NEWS


7:55 pm
Updated: 8:09 pm. |    
Piqua school leaders give thanks
1:52 pm
Updated: 2:02 pm. |    
Bethel Twp. blaze heavily damages home
Bethel Twp. blaze heavily damages home

Bethel Twp. blaze heavily damages home

BETHEL TOWNSHIP — A Friday morning fire at a home in Bethel Township caused heavy damage.Firefighters from Bethel Township responded to a report...

November 16th, 2018 updated: November 16th, 2018. |  


Miami County Marriage Licenses

Ricky Wayne Spurlock, 44, of 6950 Palmer Road, New Carlisle to Teresa Michelle Hayes, 37, of same address.Charlotte Lucille Bradenburg, 60, of 2477 Th...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Miami County Real Estate Transactions

TROYSusan Arvin, James Calvert Jr., Susan Calvert, Catherine Smith, Keith Smith to Daniel Calvert, one lot, $27,500.Jason Gonzalex, Lara Gonzalez to J...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Grandmothers arraigned in court

Grandmothers arraigned in court

PIKE COUNTY — The first pair of six suspects arrested earlier this week in connection with the infamous Rhoden family murders in 2016 each had t...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Junior high gets head start on college

PIQUA – The Piqua City Schools Board of Education’s brief agenda on Thursday was highlighted by an update on student achievement by Junior...

November 15th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


5:29 pm |    
Four Viking athletes commit
Gray named OCCAC Player of the Wekk; Edison State teams sweep Cedarville JVs

Gray named OCCAC Player of the Wekk; Edison State teams sweep Cedarville JVs

Staff ReportsEdison State Community College sophomore Lauryn Gray was named the OCCAC Division II Player of the Week.Gray averaged a double-double (16...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Versailles bowlers open season with singles tournament

Versailles bowlers open season with singles tournament

Staff ReportsMINSTER — Versailles kicked off the bowling season with WOHSBC singles tournament at Minster Community Lanes.BOYS“The number ...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Remembering one of Piqua’s finest — Chuck Asher

Remembering one of Piqua’s finest — Chuck Asher

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comPiqua lost a true football coaching legend and valued member of the community when Chuck Asher passed away Friday at t...

November 12th, 2018 updated: November 12th, 2018. |  


District 9 volleyball awards, matches Wednesday at Troy

Staff ReportsFive players were honored on the All-Ohio volleyball teams.In Division III, Liz Ording of Versailles was named to the second team, while ...

November 12th, 2018 |  


Edison State basketball teams split with Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Edison State basketball teams split with Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Lacey Watson had a huge game as the Edison State men’s basketball team rallied from a slow start and defeated Wright-Patterson Air Force Base 82...

November 11th, 2018 updated: November 11th, 2018. |  


Lehman Catholic football loses to Fort Loramie in playoffs

Lehman Catholic football loses to Fort Loramie in playoffs

By Bryant Billingbbilling@aimmediamidwest.comFort Loramie already had four solid options when it wanted to use a running play on offense. The Redskins...

November 11th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


4:55 pm |    
A little goes a long way
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 |  


How does that compute?

How does that compute?

The growth of information technology in real estate has provided benefits to both agents and consumers. Not only are buyers and sellers better informe...

November 2nd, 2018 |  


Gloria’s on a (cinnamon) roll

Gloria’s on a (cinnamon) roll

Good morning, the children are all sleeping so I’m seizing some quiet moments to get in touch with you. I’m writing in response to Norma, ...

November 1st, 2018 |  


OPINION


3:36 pm |    

Newton Schools thank Eagles

Have a plant-based Thanksgiving

To the Editor:While President Trump is pardoning two turkeys for Thanksgiving, every one of us can exercise that same presidential power by choosing a...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Coach Asher made lasting impression

To the Editor:I was sorry to hear of the recent death of Charles “Chuck” Asher. To me and my teammates from his first football team at Piq...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Piqua needs more inclusive history

To the Editor:Last week, I attended two noteworthy community events. The first was an activity”bringing together” and honoring those indiv...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Thank you for parade’s success

To the Editor: We would like to thank everyone who helped to make the Third Annual Mainstreet Piqua Downtown Piqua Holiday Horse Parade a huge success...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: You can’t always get what you want

Leonard Pitts Jr.: You can’t always get what you want

You can’t always get what you want.So said the philosopher Mick Jagger. He said it in 1969, so obviously, he didn’t intend it as a comment...

November 13th, 2018 |  


A man has to know his limitations

A man has to know his limitations

I occasionally run across people who seem to have photographic memories of their elementary, middle, and high school years. In fact, I live with a wom...

November 13th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


5:13 pm |    
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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