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Honoring a life of public service

Members of the Bradford Volunteer Fire Department, along with fire company representatives from Miami County and neighboring counties, escort the casket of long-time Bradford Fire Chief Jan Mottinger on one final trip to the Bradford Fire Station on Friday morning. Mottinger, who also served as Miami County Clerk of Courts for more than four decades, passed away earlier this week.

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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...

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TROY — WACO Air Museum, 1865 S. County Road 25-A, Troy, continues to offer WACO Summer Camp registration.

Troy police reports

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Echo Boutique expands Hope Scholarship

TROY — The Hope Scholarship, 101 South Market St., Troy, awarded scholarships to two local high school seniors through the annual Hope Character Scholarship.

Area briefs

Community Night event slated

Troy Legends go 6-0 to win Frickers Miami Valley Veterans Appreciation Tournament

TROY — Troy Legends coach Frosty Brown loves when a plan comes together.

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.

Miami County Weather

POWW thanks volunteers

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By Bryan Golden

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.