Area briefs

Transition Fair plannedPIQUA — The Miami-Shelby Special Needs Transition Fair has been set for 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 13. The fair is aimed ...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Bush 41 — backstabber

Bush 41 — backstabber

Is Bush 41 a backstabber? The Republican Party has carried his family throughout their entire lives. Now at the age of 92, is this what he has to offe...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Valet grocery the best thing since sliced bread

Valet grocery the best thing since sliced bread

Watching my parents attempting to use and interact with technology is cute.My mom has the laptop and Internet usage down fairly well. While on vacatio...

September 23rd, 2016 |  



The importance of place

The importance of place

‏A sense of place has always been important to people, and we do not have to look far to see this. Religious traditions have intertwined people,...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Education in the Technology Age

Education in the Technology Age

I recently had the opportunity to tour some of the educational facilities here in Miami County, including my alma mater, Troy High School. As I prepar...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Another for-profit college folds

Another for-profit college folds

Picking the right college isn’t a fun process.Whether you’re a high school student eyeing your next step or a bit older looking to improve...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Thanks for event’s success

To the Editor:On behalf of the Forror Family, we would like to thank all the businesses that donated door prizes and that sponsored our event, Cameron...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Thanks to feeding program volunteers

To the Editor:The Salvation Army would like to say “thank you” for the community investment of time and finances for our Summer Feeding Pr...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Prevention key in fighting addiction epidemic

Prevention key in fighting addiction epidemic

It was Benjamin Franklin who said, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Today in Ohio, we are spending an increasing amount ...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Support educators, downtrodden

To the Editor:Re: “PCS report card a mixed bag” (Piqua Daily Call, Sept. 17, 2016):The article is very well-written and gives credit to ou...

September 20th, 2016 |