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Tipp City Seniors news

Community briefs

Center to host auction fundraiserWEST MILTON — The West Milton Senior Center and Community Club recently had to replace its leaking, aging roof ...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Tipp City police reports

Nov. 2DRUG OFFENSE: An officer stopped a vehicle whose owner’s license was under suspension. The driver and owner was identified at Dominic Fife...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Council hears first reading of water fee increases

WEST MILTON — At their meeting Tuesday night, the West Milton village council heard the first readings of several ordinances that would make cha...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Tippecanoe presents “Leaving Iowa”

Tippecanoe presents “Leaving Iowa”

TIPP CITY — This week, the Tippecanoe High School theater program debuts “Leaving Iowa,” a road trip comedy about childhood and fami...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Health inspections

Restaurant inspections are performed in the county by Miami County Public Health, except in Piqua, which has its own health department. Miami County P...

November 12th, 2017 |  


Community briefs

Aeronautical program offeredTROY — WACO Learning Center will offer a popular aeronautical program, designed by NASA, to homeschool families with...

November 11th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Devils prove selves in loss
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A tough act to follow
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 |  


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 |  


Bees’ South hits milestone in win

Bees’ South hits milestone in win

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comBRANDT — Caleb South’s impending milestone Friday night wasn’t exactly a secret.Which explains w...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Bulldog boys fall in opener

Bulldog boys fall in opener

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comWEST MILTON — A missed layup at the end of the second quarter.Scattered possessions throughout spoiled by tu...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Tipp’s Colvin named 1st team All-Ohio

Tipp’s Colvin named 1st team All-Ohio

By Josh Brownjbrown@civitasmedia.comMIAMI COUNTY — Three Miami County boys soccer plays earned first-team All-Ohio honors this season.For one of...

November 26th, 2016 |  


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


Taking time to count our blessings

Taking time to count our blessings

A friend of ours started a Facebook posting on Nov. 30. It was called “30 days of thankfulness” and the premise is pretty simple. He (and ...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Trying to make sense of it all

Trying to make sense of it all

One of the more important lessons my mother has taught me in my 35 years on this earth is, “if you can’t say something nice, don’t s...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Online commenters could learn a lot from kid’s etiquette

Online commenters could learn a lot from kid’s etiquette

I began using social media sites as a quick and convenient way to stay in touch with relatives who don’t live near me. We typically play a game ...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Workers: A company’s greatest asset

Workers: A company’s greatest asset

As I visited with Ohio workers across the state this summer, I was consistently impressed with the skill, efficiency, and tenacity of the men and wome...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Writer supports park distrcit levy

To the Editor,I am writing to express my support for the mission, services and upcoming ballot issue of the Miami County Park District. As an avid bee...

October 28th, 2017 |  


Movie was 97 minutes I can’t get back

Movie was 97 minutes I can’t get back

Usually I find that any movie based on a book doesn’t quite live up to the book. There are a few exceptions of course — I loved “To ...

October 26th, 2017 |  


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