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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...

Davis graduates academy

COLUMBUS — Ninety Great River Connections Academy students recently received their high school diplomas as members of the statewide public online charter school’s class of 2021 during a virtual commencement ceremony.

Come hear the music play at TCT

TROY — The show will go on at the Troy Civic Theatre as they return to in-person entertainment this weekend.

Troy home burns

TROY — A Troy family suffered a serious loss of their home and belongings in a Saturday afternoon blaze.

Piqua firefighters respond to Piqua Public Library

Jim Oda, director of the Piqua Public Library, checks on the progress being made by fans and dehumidifiers following a reported fire inside a first-floor heating unit on Sunday afternoon. Assistant Chief Lee Adams of the Piqua Fire Dept. said it is a perfect example of the fire suppression (sprinkler) system doing what it was designed to do. While the fire never spread beyond the unit, the sprinkler system left standing water around parts of the library. Fortunately, the water was confined mostly to storage areas. Little, or no, damage was done to books or artifacts.

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Troy Legends off to 3-0 start at Frickers Miami Valley Veterans Appreciation Tournament

TROY — Troy Legends coach Frosty Brown couldn’t have drawn in up much better for his team in their opening three games of the Frickers Miami Valley Veterans Appreciation Tournament.

Tennis camp nets valuable lessons

Tennis camp participant, Rhyan, hits the ball at this weeks’ Piqua Tennis Camp at Piqua Junior High School. A record 79 students, from incoming 1st graders through 6th graders are taking part in the camp.

Troy Football Alumni Association looking for new members; Covington to induct four in Hall of Fame

The Troy Football Alumni Association is looking for former Troy High School football players.

Local legend Dan Penrod cards first hole-in-one at Echo Hills

PIQUA — Longtime basketball coach Dan Penrod recorded his first hole-in-one in 50 years of playing golf Tuesday at Echo Hills.

Piqua Post 184 gets 2-1 win over Troy Legends

PIQUA — It was a typical game between Piqua Post 184 and the Troy Legends Wednesday night.

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The Amish Cook: Penny supper casserole

We’re home! Yes, home sweet home. How is it possible to have such a wonderful trip, but then be so delighted to be home again? The younger children were not as impressed about being home, so I explained to them that in order for us to go away again, we first need to go home! We all see things through a different set of lenses, right?

The Amish Cook: A canning story

Have you ever had the opportunity to can with little helpers? I have. We’ve had so much fun and so many messes.

Bruns General Contracting announces promotions

TIPP CITY — Bruns General Contracting has announced pomotions within the company to further develop staff and service offerings.

Larck joins Ohio State University Extension

TROY — Shelby Larck recently joined the staff of Ohio State University Extension as a program assistant working with the Agriculture and Natural Resources and Family and Consumer Sciences Programs.

New Wright-Patt Credit Union Member Center in Piqua now open

PIQUA — Wright-Patt Credit Union (WPCU) officially opened the doors of its new Piqua Member Center at 1284 E. Ash St. on Monday, May 24.

Physician assistant joins Kettering Physician Network

PIQUA — Lee Bricker, PA-C, has joined Kettering Physician Network Piqua and is now accepting new patients.