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A night to shine
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Pet of the Week
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Annual Science Day results announced

West Milton considers yard parking ban

WEST MILTON — At their meeting Tuesday night, the West Milton village council heard the first reading of an ordinance prohibiting front yard par...

February 14th, 2018 updated: February 14th, 2018. |  


Tipp City police reports

Feb. 8OVI: An officer was called to the Taco Bell on West Main Street on a report of an intoxicated driver in the drive thru around 11:30 p.m. While e...

February 13th, 2018 |  


Commissioners approve ditch petition

MIAMI COUNTY — On Tuesday, the Miami County Commissioners voted to grant a petition submitted by residents of Newton Township asking the county ...

February 13th, 2018 |  


Bethel board OKs open enrollment

BETHEL TWP. — The Bethel board of education voted on open enrollment and personnel before going into executive session to discuss contract negot...

February 13th, 2018 updated: February 13th, 2018. |  


Annual Science Day results announced

Annual Science Day results announced

TIPP CITY — On Thursday, Feb. 8 the Fifth annual Miami County Science Day was held at Tippecanoe High School for students in grades fifth throug...

February 11th, 2018 updated: February 13th, 2018. |  


Honor roll

Bethel Middle SchoolBETHEL TWP. — Bethel Middle School has announced the students who have been named to the honor roll and principal’s li...

February 10th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Christmas Day fire causes heavy damage
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Devils prove selves in loss

Foundation holds fall distribution event

MIAMI COUNTY — With the coming of the holiday season, comes the opportunity to reflect on those aspects of our communities which make them fanta...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Public meetings set for county’s mitigation plan

Staff ReportTROY — A public informational meeting to review the updated Miami County Hazard Mitigation Plan is scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday, May...

April 20th, 2017 updated: April 22nd, 2017. |  


A tough act to follow

A tough act to follow

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comVANDALIA — As if Caleb South needed more motivation heading into Saturday’s sectional final, his mothe...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Trojans rebound vs. Red Devils

Trojans rebound vs. Red Devils

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comTROY — The Troy boys and girls bowling teams were looking to bounce back after tough losses to Butler last w...

January 26th, 2017 |  


Bees hold off Vikings

Bees hold off Vikings

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comBRANDT — With a chance to put a rivalry game away from the free throw line and solidify his team’s lea...

January 26th, 2017 |  


LIFE


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Himes, Crowe to wed

US housing starts fall 0.8 pct., a 2nd straight monthly drop

WASHINGTON (AP) — Homebuilders slowed their pace of construction by 0.8 percent in August, the second straight monthly decline. A steep drop in ...

September 30th, 2017 |  


Spooky or sweet: choosing a theme for Halloween decorations

Before they even know whether the candy will be top-notch or king-size, trick or treaters are drawn to houses decked out for Halloween.“When kid...

September 30th, 2017 |  


Consumer packaging group to reduce confusing food labels

NEW YORK (AP) — “Sell by?” ”Display Until?” ”Best Before?”These food date labels intend to help shoppers fig...

September 30th, 2017 |  


Miami County Marriages

William George Stoltz, 40, of 1054 Stonyridge Avenue, Troy to Amy Michelle DeCerbo, 41, of same address.Susan Marie Bachmann, 29, of 1695 Curry Branch...

August 26th, 2017 |  


Troy baker takes the cake at fair

Troy baker takes the cake at fair

MIAMI COUNTY — Amber Weldy embodied the Baker’s Delight award both with her talents and her demeanor this year at the Miami County Fair af...

August 13th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Valentine’s around the world

Valentine’s around the world

Next week is includes Valentine’s Day. To some, this is a silly, made-up-holiday that is created just to make money for the card and candy indus...

February 8th, 2018 |  


Like cars, marriages require maintenance

Like cars, marriages require maintenance

A few years back, my car’s battery died at the most inopportune time. It was at night, in February, and winter winds lashed my face with wet sno...

January 31st, 2018 |  


Adult-proof packaging perplexes

Adult-proof packaging perplexes

There are a few things that have routinely been difficult for me to open. I never had any problems opening 45 or LP records or 8-track tapes. Cassette...

January 31st, 2018 |  


America, Oprah is not your savior

America, Oprah is not your savior

Oprah Winfrey’s remarkable Golden Globes speech rocked not only the event’s A-list attendees, but almost all of America.Winfrey cited the ...

January 27th, 2018 |  


Embracing the challenges of parenthood

Embracing the challenges of parenthood

A dear friend recently asked me if I had ever written an article about the amazing things moms do for their children. There was a reason she asked thi...

January 25th, 2018 |  


Winter woes are here

Winter woes are here

For most of my life, I’ve been in Ohio during winter. Every winter, the same thing happens.It gets dark earlier. It gets colder. We start wearin...

January 18th, 2018 |  


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