NEWS


2:15 pm |    
New principal settles in
Taking a spin

Taking a spin

Mike Ullery | Daily CallAmber Niswonger, top left, and Billy Winchell give their kids, Brooklyn, 9, and Braylee, 6, Winchell a spin on the Merry-Go-Ro...

October 20th, 2018 |  


Miami County Sheriff’s Office reports

Information provided by the Miami County Sheriff’s Office:Oct. 13ASSIST AGENCY: A deputy assisted Troy Pd by deploying stop sticks on a fleeing ...

October 20th, 2018 |  


Miami County Real Estate Transfers

TROYMargaret Kesig, Ricky Kesig to Gerald Patterson, Jo Ann Patterson, one lot, $325,000.Jason Hadden, Mary Beth Hadden to Nicholas Trimble, one lot, ...

October 20th, 2018 |  


Lending a hand

Lending a hand

Provided photoPiqua Junior High School eighth grade teacher Emily DeBella, left, polishes student Ali Helmandollar’s nails during the schoolR...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Sheriff’s budget includes opening of fourth pod

MIAMI COUNTY — At a recent meeting with the county commissioners, Sheriff Dave Duchak outlined a budget for next year that reflects the opening ...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Stringing in the holidays

Stringing in the holidays

Mike Ullery | Daily CallCity of Piqua workers begin the task of stringing Christmas lights throughout the downtown area on Friday. .neFileBlock { mar...

October 19th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


1:10 pm |    
Volleyball Roundup
6:18 am |    
Football Roundup
District Cross Country

District Cross Country

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comPiqua freshman Cassie Schrubb wasn’t ready for her season to end just yet.And the cold, windy conditions at Ceda...

October 20th, 2018 updated: October 21st, 2018. |  


On to Troy for Piqua football team

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comIt is on to Troy for the Piqua football team.And what a way to go on to Troy.Trailing 13-6 and facing first-and-15 at ...

October 20th, 2018 updated: October 21st, 2018. |  


Piqua ‘drive’ stuns Tippecanoe in 14-13 victory

Piqua ‘drive’ stuns Tippecanoe in 14-13 victory

Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comIt will go down as the “drive”.Trailing Tippecaone 13-6, Piqua took over on its own seven-yard line with 6:22...

October 19th, 2018 updated: October 20th, 2018. |  


Thursday Soccer/Volleyball Roundup

Thursday Soccer/Volleyball Roundup

Staff ReportsBOTKINS — The Miami East boys soccer team advanced to the D-III sectional finals in thrilling fashion, defeating Botkins 3-2 in ove...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Busy Saturday for local prep athletes

Busy Saturday for local prep athletes

Staff ReportsSaturday will be a big day of postseason action for local athletes.CROSS COUNTRYThe district cross country meet will be held next Saturda...

October 18th, 2018 updated: October 18th, 2018. |  


Local athletes honored; Wounded Warriors Walk at Echo Hills; Covington girls basketball holding Alumni game

Staff ReportsThe Lehman Catholic girls tennis team had a number of award winners announced recently including:Ohio Tennis Coaches Association Gold Rac...

October 18th, 2018 updated: October 18th, 2018. |  


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LIFE


4:55 pm |    
Making it stick
1:43 pm |    
Having a cow at the Yoders

TIPP CITY — Roger and Glenna Rasor will celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Oct. 21, at the Tipp City United Methodist Church fr...

October 13th, 2018 |  


It’s more than a ‘sale’

It’s more than a ‘sale’

Our culture is fascinated with the concept of Do-It-Yourself, and it’s no surprise that homeowners sometimes consider a Do-It-Yourself approach ...

October 12th, 2018 |  


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. |  


OPINION


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In which I learned to love Halloween

In which I learned to love Halloween

It’s not so much that I hate holidays and special occasions, it’s just that I hate anything in my life that requires me to put forth even ...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Is there any other animal wired like a dog?

Is there any other animal wired like a dog?

“Their single-minded devotion teaches us very clearly about unconditional love.” Unknown Behind the house where I grew up, in my mind, our...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Honoring the survivors and the ‘survived by’

Honoring the survivors and the ‘survived by’

Every October, newspapers make a concerted effort to raise awareness of breast cancer, providing health care tips, hope and attempts to honor survivor...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Issue 1: What you need to know

Issue 1: What you need to know

Issue 1 is a proposed constitutional amendment that will radically change how illegal drugs and criminal defendants are sentenced in our judicial syst...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Big thanks for small Blessing

Big thanks for small Blessing

During October, we observe “Adopt a Shelter Dog Month” sponsored by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Like ma...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Confused by ‘Time’s Up’?

Confused by ‘Time’s Up’?

Some men are feeling collective guilt as women are coming forward about their experiences with sexual harassment and assault. They are asking themselv...

October 17th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


5:13 pm |    
Elder-Beermans closes doors

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 |  


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 |  


Custom rug weaves family’s story

Custom rug weaves family’s story

PIQUA — At an unveiling party on Friday, Design52 Custom Rugs owner and designer Mary Frances Rodriguez rolled out a new custom rug that took ov...

June 24th, 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 |  


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