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05/20/2018 06:25 PM
Council to review Stonebridge Meadows -

At the May 8 meeting, council member Robin Oda requested a fourth reading in regards to the final plat for Stonebridge Meadows. No objection was made by other members.


05/20/2018 02:12 PM
Food truck rally draws thousands -

AIM Media Midwest Marty Pollock of Piqua enjoys a gourmet waffle from Marty's Waffles during the fourth annual Food Truck Rally and Competition on Saturday at the Miami County Fairgrounds. AIM Media Midwest Karma Williamson, 6, of Piqua, chomps into a hefty burger during the fourth annual Food Trucky Rally and Competition on Saturday at the Miami County Fairgrounds.


05/19/2018 08:46 PM
Greenville Federal to open Tipp City location -

Greenville Federal Financial Corporation plans to open a new full service banking center in Tipp City. This will be the second banking center for Miami County and it is estimated this newest full service banking center will open in August 2018.


05/19/2018 04:29 PM
Miami County Sheriffa s Office reports -

ARSON INVESTIGATION : A deputy responded to 4423 U.S. Route 40 in reference of a structure fire. Upon further investigation it was determined the start of the fire was suspicious in nature.


05/19/2018 12:13 PM
Ohio tourism reaches new heights in 2017 -

TourismOhio recently released 2017 data documenting the eighth consecutive year of sustained growth within the state's tourism industry and highlighting its importance as an economic driver for the state. In Miami County, this holds true as well, as the tourism industry broke a record in 2017, surpassing its budgeted goal by tens of thousands of dollars, according to Diana Thompson, executive director of the Miami County Visitors and Convention Bureau.


05/19/2018 07:32 AM
County OKs bridge replacement

At their meeting Thursday, the Miami County Commissioners awarded a contract for the replacement of the Greenville Falls-Clayton Road bridge. The contract was awarded to Brumbaugh Construction of Arcanum at a cost of $237,937.


05/19/2018 03:13 AM
Community Foundation awards grants -

Provided photo Mini-grant recipients - Seated, left to right: Jennifer Huelskamp, Heather Brandt and Beth Weaver-Culpepper, all of Piqua City Schools. Standing, left to right: Ryan Wendeln of Lehman Catholic High School, Cady Sexton of Piqua City Schools, and Steve Staley, distribution chairman for The Piqua Community Foundation.


05/18/2018 11:11 PM
Area students earn Governora s Awards -

Ohio EPA named the winners of the Governor's Awards for Excellence in Environmental Protection Research on May 12. Twenty-seven students in grades 7-12 were selected during State Science Day at The Ohio State University. Ohio EPA employees were among the judges for the Governor's Awards.


05/18/2018 07:01 PM
Partners in Hope breaks ground -

From the its humble start in the Troy Rec basement to a groundbreaking ceremony of its very own facility, Partners in Hope will soon expand its own home of hope. The organization broke ground Friday for its two-story, 3,600-square-foot building at the corner of Race and Mulberry streets on Friday.


05/18/2018 02:51 PM
Piqua man arraigned on sex offenses -

A Piqua man is back in the Miami County Jail this week after police reportedly uncovered sexually explicit content involving a juvenile. Evan M. Grissom, 24, of Piqua, was arraigned in Miami County Municipal Court on Friday on two counts of second-degree felony illegal use of a minor in nudity-oriented material and two counts of second-degree felony pandering sexually-oriented material involving a minor.


05/17/2018 01:39 PM
Arts fest enjoys a Tastea of success -

Clear skies and temperatures in the mid-70s made a perfect backdrop for Mainstreet Piqua's 24th annual Taste of the Arts, held last week in downtown Piqua. "Taste of the Arts is one of biggest events of the year.


05/15/2018 11:07 PM
Troy Police Department reports -

THEFT : An officer responded to the 1500 block of Saratoga Drive in reference to a theft complaint. After further investigation, a burglary report was taken.


05/15/2018 06:06 PM
Motorists encouraged to a Click Ita -

AIM Media Midwest Upper Valley Career Center Superintendent Dr. Nancy Luce, left, watches as student Bryce Kohler demonstrates how to check a vehicle's oil during the Miami County Safe Communities' kick-off event for the Click It or Ticket campaign on Tuesday. AIM Media Midwest Vicky Knisley-Henry, Miami County Safe Communities coordinator, discusses seat belt safety awareness during the Miami County Safe Communities' kick-off event for the Click It or Ticket campaign on Tuesday.


05/14/2018 11:23 AM
Ohio jail reopens weeks after meth spill sickened officers

The Darke County Jail was closed for cleaning and decontamination after deputies fell ill in mid-April and were taken to a hospital for treatment. Authorities believed the drug got inside the jail's air vents.


05/12/2018 12:57 PM
Festival seeks shuttle volunteers -

You will not need to register an account or keep a password on SignUp.com. TROY - With the 2018 Troy Strawberry Festival just around the corner, organizers are seeking volunteers to help keep the shuttles running smoothly.