Farming fits veterans and veterans fit farming

By Wyatt FraasContributing columnistThe Center for Rural Affairs has worked to support and assist beginning farmers and ranchers for over 25 years. An...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Underappreciated November

Underappreciated November

By Jim McGuireContributing columnistNovember always reminds me of Rodney Dangerfield, the late comedian whose monologue shtick centered around the sig...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Try a red beet recipe for fall

Try a red beet recipe for fall

Fall is here along with its beautifully colored leaves, the aroma of fields being harvested and cool, rainy days. Daniel wants to set up our coal stov...

November 5th, 2015 |  



Ceremony set for hometown hero

Ceremony set for hometown hero

It is with great pleasure and pride that the Friends of the Piqua Parks invite the entire community to the dedication of the statue of William H. Pits...

November 4th, 2015 updated: November 5th, 2015. |  


Library board, staff thank voters

To the Editor:The Piqua Public Library board, its staff, and its volunteers would like to thank the voters of Piqua for their support of the renewal l...

November 4th, 2015 |  


EPA plan oversteps authority

EPA plan oversteps authority

The quest for cleaner energy is one of the great challenges of the 21st Century, and has fueled many “green” initiatives in recent years. ...

November 3rd, 2015 updated: November 3rd, 2015. |  


Time to scrap Daylight Saving Time?

In the words of no one — ever: It sure is nice that it’s dark by 5 p.m.Welcome to daylight saving time, that annual event that had much of...

November 3rd, 2015 updated: November 3rd, 2015. |  


The ebb and flow of Ohio cities

The ebb and flow of Ohio cities

I spent a few days in Canton (that’s Ohio, not China) last week. It made me think about the past and the future.Canton is a city in eastern Ohio...

November 1st, 2015 |  


Vaccinations from flu help shield those too young

TROY — One of the greatest gifts an expectant mother can give herself and her unborn baby is to be vaccinated from the seasonal influenza virus....

October 31st, 2015 |  


Thanks to sponsors for successful event

To the Editor:Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Miami Valley hosted its fourth annual “A Perfect Match” wine tasting and dinner at t...

October 31st, 2015 |