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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...


PIQUA —The Piqua Community Foundation presented four local volunteers with the Margaret W. Hinsch and Scott J. Hinsch Community Service Awards on Tuesday.

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Edison State employees recognized for years of service

PIQUA — Edison State Community College recognized 25 employees for a combined total of 270 years of service in their careers during the 42nd annual employee recognition celebration on Friday, April 16, 2021.

COVINGTON — The Covington-UVCC FFA chapter had its annual parent-member banquet on May 7 after a one-year hiatus due to the pandemic. Highlights of the event included recognizing all FFA members that competed throughout the year in virtual contests as well as bidding farewell to the graduating class.

Weekend Softball Roundup

PIQUA — The Troy and Piqua softball game was stopped by rain in the first inning Friday.

Thursday Softball Roundup

TIPP CITY — The Tippecanoe softball team defeated West Carrollton 10-5 Thursday in MVL action.

Thursday Baseball Roundup

TIPP CITY — The Tippecanoe baseball team opened a 3-0 lead on West Carrollton Thursday and held on for a 3-2 victory in MVL action.

Tippecanoe wins MVL tennis tournament with four champions; Troy;s Masunaga takes second singles title

SIDNEY — Covid-19 may have brought a stop to spring sports in 2020, but there was going to be no denying the Tippecanoe boys tennis team in 2021 at the first MVL league tournament.

Wednesday Prep Sports Roundup

TROY — The Troy baseball team prepped for two games with Piqua with a 7-4 win over Stebbins in MVL action Wednesday to improve to 13-7 overall and 12-4 in the MVL.

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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.