National Park and Recreation Month event set

TROY — Miami County Park District invites all Miami County residents to celebrate Park and Recreation Month from 1-3 p.m. Friday, July 17 at Lost Creek Reserve, 2385 State Route 41, east of Troy. Kona Ice of Troy will be onsite for purchase.

Miami County Sheriff’s Office reports

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Bradford Pumpkin Show canceled

BRADFORD — The Bradford Community Festival Association board and committees announced on Tuesday the cancellation of the 2020 Bradford Pumpkin Show.

Area briefs

Roads closed

Piqua Reunited plans outreach

PIQUA — A group of Piqua community members — from local churches to non-profits and businesses — are getting together to hold Piqua Reunited, an outreach event that plans to give out free hygiene and activity bags to children and families in the community to help with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Tipp City Senior Citizens award scholarships

Tipp City Senior Citizens, Inc. is pleased to announce the awarding of two $1,000 scholarships to local high school seniors, Aaron Davis of Tippecanoe High School and Nick Schmidt of Bethel High School. Davis is the son of Ronald and Hope Davis of Tipp City, and he plans to attend Bowling Green State University to obtain his degree in nursing. Schmidt is the son of Craig and Josie Schmidt of Tipp City, and he plans to attend the University of Cincinnati to obtain his degree in civil engineering.

Council considers re-zoning

By Matt Clevenger

Lions get drone demonstration

TROY — The Troy Lions Club was recently given a drone demonstration by the Miami County Sheriff’s Office.

Five generations

The family of Larry Smallenbarger recently got together for a five generations photo. Pictured in front is great-great-grandfather Larry Smallenbarger. Behind him is from left, great-grandmother Susan Brumfield, grandfather Steve Brumfield, great-granddaughter Carley Brumfield, and great-great-granddaughter Ella Rae Mancini.

Cyclosporiasis outbreak found in county

By Melody Vallieu