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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
Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Chuck’s storyChuck is one of Maggie’s babies. All nine of them so well behaved and have been through lots of training already, they will b...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Community briefs

Tax assistance offeredWEST MILTON — AARP will be at the Milton-Union Public Library offering tax assistance by appointment only. AARP will be at...

February 15th, 2018 |  


College briefs

Local students named to dean’s listCEDARVILLE — The following have been named to the Cedarville University dean’s list for fall 2017...

February 15th, 2018 updated: February 18th, 2018. |  


Young Marines honored

MIAMI VALLEY — The Miami Valley Young Marine Unit has been awarded the 2017 National Distinguished Unit Service Award, presented by the National...

February 14th, 2018 updated: February 16th, 2018. |  


District to host community forum

TIPP CITY — Tipp City Schools’ Board of Education is looking closely at the district’s facility needs and developing a master facili...

February 14th, 2018 |  


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. |  


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


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Pay it no mind
Will FISA write the epitaph of the Fourth Amendment?

Will FISA write the epitaph of the Fourth Amendment?

By Congressman Warren DavidsonAlthough Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) was just reauthorized for six years, I joined a...

February 14th, 2018 |  


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 |  


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