Cameron Coomes, right, hands lunch sacks to a group of Troy firefighters during Friday’s Lunch on the Lawn held by the Miami County Cattleman’s Association.

Vallieu, Pelton to wed

CHICAGO, Ill. — Ashliegh Marriah Vallieu, daughter of Todd and Melody Vallieu of Piqua, has announced her engagement and forthcoming marriage to David Alan Pelton, son of David and Mary Pelton of Madison, Wisc.


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Inmate arraigned on escape charge

MIAMI COUNTY — A Dayton man was arraigned on a felony escape charge after he was tracked down in northeast Oklahoma by US Marshal’s earlier this month after two weeks on the run.

County remains in ‘orange’ COVID category

TROY — Miami County remains at a Level 2 public emergency with regard to the community spread of COVID-19, according to Emergency Management Association Director Joel Smith’s briefing during Thursday’s meeting of commissioners.

A little ingenuity goes a long way

TIPP CITY — Touchless hand sanitizing stations are found in abundance around the Tipp City school district, all thanks to the work of a group of Miami County Boy Scouts.

Quilts to be on display at Hayner

TROY — The quilts of Helen Willis of Troy will be on display Oct. 8 though Nov. 25 at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center.

Students invited to enter contests

PLEASANT HILL — The Pleasant Hill Memorial Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 6557 invites students to participate in the VFW’s Patriot’s Pen Youth Essay Contest and Voice of Democracy Contest.

Stouder Memorial Foundation awards funds

MIAMI COUNTY — The Stouder Memorial Foundation was established 23 years ago to support organizations who provide health care services in Miami County and has since awarded $3.5 million to over 30 charitable organizations.

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