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Bushnell celebrates Senior Day with two wins; Covington, East go 1-2 at Covington Duals

PIQUA — Saturday was more than just another Senior Day at Roosevelt Fieldhouse for the Piqua wrestling team. It was a tribute to what hard...

Pleasant Hill upgrading recycling containers

PLEASANT HILL — Pleasant Hill residents will soon receive larger recycling containers, as the village moves to every-other-week recycling collection. Rumpke Waste & Recycling will...

Tipp BOE approves program of studies

TIPP CITY — The Tipp City Board of Education unanimously approved the 2021-2022 program of studies for Tippecanoe Middle and High Schools at Monday’s...

FFA members volunteer

Miami East FFA members Ethan Paulus, Mathew Osting, Kyle Vernon, Dustin Winter and Ethan Fine load tires into a semi at the Miami County Fairgrounds on Wednesday morning as part of the annual Miami Soil & Water Conservation District tire recycling program. A total of 18 FFA members from Miami East worked the event. Linda Raterman from the Miami Conservancy District said that they collected around 1,700 tires, the largest amount ever. A grant from the Miami County Foundation helped to make the event possible.

COVINGTON — Ryan Rohr of the Covington-UVCC FFA Chapter placed first in the state in the area of Agricultural Communications as an individual. The Agricultural Communications CDE prepares students for careers in journalism, radio and television broadcast, web design, marketing and more. The team placed third in the state with members; Allison Gostomsky, Derrick Meyer and Michael Hagan were the final starters and other team members included Tori Quinter, Gavin Swank and Megan Rose. This is the first state CDE banner won by the Covington-UVCC FFA chapter.

THS to stage ‘Peanuts’ musical

TROY — One year after the stage went dark due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Troy High School musical department is set to present six performances of the musical “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown.”

Tuesday Baseball/Softball Roundup

TROY — The Troy baseball team had one bad inning in a 9-3 loss to Beavercreek Tuesday in non-conference action.

Milton-Union doubles team advances to district tournament

TROY — First-year Milton-Union boys tennis coach Kevin Brackman had a good feeling when he paired up Tyler Kress and Cooper Brown — the Bulldogs first and second singles player during the season — as doubles partners at the D-II sectional tournament Tuesday at Troy High School and Troy City Park.

Monday Baseball/Softball Roundup

FAIRBORN — The Troy baseball team got a “slam’ from Owen Harlamert, but it wasn’t enough in a 9-7 loss to Fairfield at Wright State University Monday in non-conference action.

Tipp boys, Troy girls win Troy track and field meet

TROY — The Tippecanoe boys and Troy girls track and field teams won a meet at Troy Monday.

Troy softball leads after six innings in D-I sectional tournament loss to Centerville

TROY — It wasn’t the ending the Troy softball team had hoped for in Division I sectional play at the Market Street diamond.

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Perry joins OSU Extension

TROY — Michelle Perry recently joined the staff of Ohio State University Extension as a program assistant to manage a community garden.

Women’s Center robotic surgery provides relief

TROY — When Nicki Ingle grew weary of painful menstrual periods, she turned for help to Katherine Bachman, M.D., her gynecologist at Premier Women’s Center.

Kathy Henne: Your time to sell is NOW!

As you prepare to list your home, you’ll need to determine how to set your asking price. You may come across the term “comparative market analysis,” which is used as a tool for gauging the perceived value of your home. However, as a seller, you should think of that informal appraisal more as a competitive market analysis.

Kathy Henne: Keep the cart behind the horse!

It’s probably no surprise that nearly all buyers require financing for their home purchase. The real challenge is not so much in getting the loan as it is in finding the loan that’s right for you.