NEWS


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Bertke Joins PHS
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Drop-off dates set for Operation Christmas Child

Public hears zoning change

COVINGTON — A brief public hearing held during the Covington Council’s meeting on Monday evening went over a zoning change that would allo...

October 16th, 2018 |  


AAA offers safety tips on avoiding animal-vehicle collisions

DAYTON — Fall is officially here and AAA is warning drivers to be more cautious on the roads. Deer mating season is beginning and October throug...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Kiwanis to host annual Halloween parade

PIQUA — Calling all ghosts, goblins, princes and princesses! It’s that time of year again. The Annual Piqua Kiwanis Halloween Parade is ge...

October 16th, 2018 |  


West Milton man receives probation

West Milton man receives probation

GREENVILLE — Darke County Common Pleas Court heard case the case of a West Milton man charged with non-support of dependents on Monday. Judge Jo...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Stagelight Players to present ‘Festival of Horror’

PIQUA — The Edison Stagelight Players (ESP) will present “Festival of Horror: An Evening with Edgar Allan Poe” by Robert Mason and c...

October 16th, 2018 |  


FFA soils team competes at state

FFA soils team competes at state

CASSTOWN — On Saturday, Oct. 13, several members of the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter competed in the Ohio FFA State Urban and Agricultural Soils...

October 16th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Lehman, Newton, Miami East boys soccer all advance

Lehman, Newton, Miami East boys soccer all advance

Staff ReportsMIDDLETOWN — The Lehman Catholic boys soccer team opened sectional tournament play with a 2-1 win over Middletown Madison Monday.Le...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Girls Cross Country Roundup

Staff ReportsCLAYTON — The Piqua girls cross country team finished third in the GWOC North and 10th overall and the GWOC meet Saturday.PiquaR...

October 14th, 2018 |  


Boys Cross Country Roundup

Staff ReportsCLAYTON — The Piqua boys cross country team finished sixth in the GWOC North and 14th overall at the GWOC meet Saturday.Piqua’...

October 14th, 2018 |  


Piqua volleyball drops match with Troy

Piqua volleyball drops match with Troy

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comThe Piqua volleyball team played well at times, but it wasn’t enough in a 25-11, 25-21, 25-18 loss to Troy Satur...

October 14th, 2018 |  


Edison hoop team scrimmage; volleyball goes to 18-6

Edison hoop team scrimmage; volleyball goes to 18-6

Staff ReportsThe Edison State women’s basketball team had a home scrimmage with Wilberforce Saturday.The Lady Chargers will open the season Nov....

October 14th, 2018 |  


Safety tips to prevent falls this autumn

Safety tips to prevent falls this autumn

By Michelle FranciscoThe autumn season is finally here but as the temperatures start to cool and the leaves begin to sweep the ground, it’s impo...

October 13th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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You’re Invited

Train Photography Show plannedCOVINGTON — Covington Christian Church will be holding a Train Photography Show on Sunday, Oct. 14, at 7 p.m. at C...

October 10th, 2018 |  


Paying cash? Think again

Paying cash? Think again

Imagine choosing your next home, then offering to pay cash. Think you would get the seller’s attention? Would paying cash strengthen your value ...

October 5th, 2018 |  


Yoders on the road again

Yoders on the road again

It’s Sunday afternoon and were are cruising down Interstate 70, heading for Hocking Hills in Ohio. We have another 230 miles until our arrival. ...

October 3rd, 2018 |  


You’re Invited

You’re Invited

Project DAWN at FusionPIQUA — Fusion will be holding their monthly Project DAWN training — which is a community-based overdose education a...

October 3rd, 2018 updated: October 3rd, 2018. |  


Piqua Central alum hold 60th reunion

Piqua Central alum hold 60th reunion

PIQUA — It was a rainy weekeknd when 28 members of Piqua Central High School Class of 1958, along with more than a dozen guests, met recently at...

October 2nd, 2018 |  


Forget about moonlighting

Forget about moonlighting

Can you imagine working two jobs at once, in two different locations, with one job providing you needed earnings while the other pays nothing? If you ...

September 28th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Long live newspapers!

The case for plant-based eating

To the Editor:Right on the heels of utter devastation wrought by Hurricanes Florence and Michael, comes an alarming report in the prestigious journal ...

October 14th, 2018 |  


Workshop focuses on chronic pain

TROY — The Area Agency on Aging will offer a program, Healthy U, to help people get better control of their chronic pain.The series of six weekl...

October 14th, 2018 |  


A sociological study — gas station style

A sociological study — gas station style

Here’s how a flat tire can give you an understanding of American society.We were driving back late Sunday afternoon after a long weekend in Mich...

October 12th, 2018 |  


Habitat to host open house, recognition program

MIAMI CO UNTY — Habitat for Humanity of Miami and Shelby Counties, Ohio (HFHMSCO) is hosting a HAC Open House and Affiliate Volunteer Recognitio...

October 12th, 2018 |  


To all the women I’ve loved before …

To all the women I’ve loved before …

I’ve been blessed to be around some pretty amazing women throughout my life.They’ve all taught me at least a thing or two — and more...

October 12th, 2018 |  


County employees keep workers safe

To the Editor: The Miami County Safety Council is one of more than 80 across the state that partner with the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensatio...

October 12th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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Elder-Beermans closes doors
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 |  


Hulme jons Mutual Federal board of directors

Hulme jons Mutual Federal board of directors

MIAMI COUNTY — Mutual Federal, a division of First Bank Richmond, has named Michael Hulme, president of Hulme & Company, CPAs, Inc., to its ...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Covington welcomes dental practice

Covington welcomes dental practice

COVINGTON — Dr. Zach Stueve recently opened Covington Dental at 550 Mote Drive #1, in Covington. The event was celebrated with the dental team m...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Vendors licensed

SIDNEY — The following vendors’ licenses were awarded in Shelby County, June 15.• John Howison, doing business as Mosquito Creek For...

June 15th, 2018 |  


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