10 weird things about being engaged

10 weird things about being engaged

By Sam Wildow Contributing Columnist NOTE: This is a follow-up to my last column, in which I mentioned that I got engaged and everything is wond...

January 17th, 2016 updated: January 18th, 2016. |  


Football rivals need cooling off period

Football rivals need cooling off period

We may actually be living in the greatest time of the year right now; we are deep in the National Football League’s playoff schedule. Fans are t...

January 15th, 2016 |  


Edison students complete police training

PIQUA — Edison State Community College’s Peace Officer Academy honored 14 students in December following their successful completion of th...

January 14th, 2016 |  



In the kitchen with Keturah

In the kitchen with Keturah

Dear Friends,How about getting to know some of my family members?I would like to introduce you to my youngest sister, Keturah Joy.Each of my six sibli...

January 12th, 2016 updated: January 12th, 2016. |  


At least the election won’t be boring

At least the election won’t be boring

I’m feeling kind of left out of things these days.It looks like I’m just about the only guy around who hasn’t declared myself as a c...

January 11th, 2016 |  


BBB warns of social media scams

DAYTON — Every second, about 18 people fall for some sort of social media scam. Whether you use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc., scammers are...

January 11th, 2016 |  


Meat Industry 9, Consumers 0

To the Editor:The “Dietary Guidelines for Americans” released Jan. 7 by th U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services m...

January 11th, 2016 |  


Coffee with Master Gardeners series set

Staff ReportsTROY — A new horticulture series geared towards backyard gardeners and horticulture enthusiasts is set to begin from 10-11:30 a.m. ...

January 10th, 2016 |  


2016 could be a trailrazer

2016 could be a trailrazer

My 9-year-old daughter hunkers down for hours with the Warriors books. She’s on her fifth run through the dozens of tomes in this series that ou...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Remembrance event being planned for veterans

To the Editor:In a coordinated effort the American Legion Post 184 and Veterans of Foreign War Post 4874 are hosting a “Vietnam and Desert Storm...

January 6th, 2016 |