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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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Area briefs

Farmers market looks to add new vendors


PIQUA — In the Piqua City Commission story published in Thursday’s paper, the article incorrectly stated city employee Christopher Melvin recently retired after 30 years as wastewater superintendent. Melvin was employed by the city for over 30 years, however, he was not promoted to wastewater superintendent until 2016.

Chamber accepting applications for Teen Leadership

TIPP CITY — The Tipp City Chamber of Commerce will offer a leadership program for the fourth year for students entering their senior year of high school. Teen Leadership Academy will introduce these teens to specific areas of the community including government, non-profits, law, healthcare and general businesses, including manufacturing, in an effort to actively engage them in the community.

Hamilton ‘Pitcher Perfect’ in Covington baseball’s win over Tri-Village

COVINGTON — No hits, no walks and no errors equals perfection.

Troy tennis improves to 5-0 with win over Fairborn

TROY — The Troy tennis team improved to 5-0 with a 4-1 win over Fairborn Wednesday.

Track Roundup

HUBER HEIGHTS — The Troy girls track and field team finished 11th at the Warrior Relays Tuesday night.

Wednesday Diamond Roundup

SIDNEY — The Bethel softball team defeated Lehman Catholic 19-9 Wednesday.

Tuesday Tennis Roundup

TROY — The Troy tennis team improved to 4-0 with a 5-0 win over Xenia Tuesday.

Miami County Weather

Piqua Power System receives national recognition

PIQUA — American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP) congratulates the Piqua Power System for being awarded a Diamond Level designation as a Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3).

Edison State to host annual leadership conference

PIQUA — The Paul G. Duke Academy for Community Leadership and the Center for Leadership Development at Edison State Community College will host the Mosaic of Community Leadership Conference on Wednesday, May 19, from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. via Zoom video conferencing.

Pioneer Electric holds 85th annual meeting virtually

TROY — Pioneer’s 85th Annual Meeting of Members was held virtually on March 27.

PHS grad earns CETL designation

COLLIERVILLE, Tenn. — Lisa Marie (Burkett) Higgins, chief technology officer for Collierville Schools, recently earned the Certified Education Technology Leader (CETL) designation from the Consortium for School Networking by passing a rigorous certification exam. Higgins, a Pqua High School graduate, has served as the district chief technology officer since 2018 and brings over 20 years of education and technology experience to the position.