Addiction: numbing and losing lives

MIAMI COUNTY — Opiates are meant to help numb the pain, but when they are abused, they numb one’s entire life and ultimately, can take it....

August 12th, 2015 updated: August 13th, 2015. |  


Getting tails in a bunch

Getting tails in a bunch

MIAMI COUNTY — The 4-H club A Bunch of Hair were “fetching” at the 2015 Ohio State Junior Fair Dog Show from Aug. 3-5, with everyone...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Seeing it to believe it

PIQUA — Whether it wants to be seen or not, the facts remain – the number of age-related eye diseases and vision impairment is expected to...

August 10th, 2015 |  



PCS school brief

PIQUA — The following events are taking place at Piqua City Schools:The first day of school for the Piqua City School District is Monday, Aug. 2...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Area briefs

Kids’ ballet classes setPIQUA — Denise Uhlenbrock, an 18-year veteran instructor, will be teaching ballet classes at the YWCA for ages 3 a...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Youth chorus, senior chorus, and alumni of Music Warehouse are almost ready for their debut performance, “I Was Here” that will be perform...

August 5th, 2015 |  


‘We’re a family’

‘We’re a family’

SPRINGCREEK TOWNSHIP — For one church, they are more than a congregation of people. They are a family, and they have been for 175 years.“W...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Piqua vets’ bravery honored in book

Piqua vets’ bravery honored in book

PIQUA — When psychologist Terry Barrett, PhD, was researching on war veterans to help him understand his patients, he was surprised to find a ri...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Birthday celebration for Gladys Oelslager

Birthday celebration for Gladys Oelslager

The children of Gladys Oelslager are having a celebration of her 90th birthday on Aug. 8. It will be held in the Fellowship Hall at St. Johns Lutheran...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Going the distance

Going the distance

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Piqua Boy Scout Troop 344 went to great lengths to earn their Cycling Merit Badge, riding their bikes from Cumberland, Md...

August 3rd, 2015 |