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07/19/2018 11:46 PM
Troy Police Department reports -

OVERDOSE : An officer was dispatched to Kroger in reference to a possible overdose in the bathroom. The male was located, and Rocky Staten, 33, of Troy, refused medical treatment.


07/19/2018 12:32 AM
Workersa comp rebates total $62M in Dayton area -

Employers in the Dayton region can expect $62 million in rebate checks this month from the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation, agency officials announced recently. Of that $62 million, Miami County stands to receive more than $6 million.


07/18/2018 05:51 PM
Troy man to serve 34 months in prison -

"Dumbfounded" by the defendant's actions, Miami County Common Pleas Court Judge Christopher Gee sentenced Jah Batdorf, 24, of Troy, to serve 34 months in prison on a variety of gun and drug charges on Tuesday. Batdorf was sentenced in two different cases.


07/18/2018 11:08 AM
Commissioners OK contracts -

The Miami County Commissioners on Tuesday accepted a quote and approved a project to replace the exterior lighting at a county building. The board accepted a quote for new exterior lighting at the Miami County Sanitary Engineering Department from Wells Electric of Troy.


07/18/2018 06:28 AM
Rock Piqua! lineup changes -

Piqua Arts Council and Mainstreet Piqua have announced a change to the July 21 Rock Piqua! Riverfront Concert Series lineup. Due to health problems within the band, Jamie Suttle will no longer be able to perform.


07/18/2018 01:53 AM
- Piqua Daily Call

Covington Council will review a report on the Covington Trash and Recycling program during their next council meeting at 7 p.m. July 24. This report will include current program income and expenses, current trash and recycling utilization rates as well as historical program data. The council will also discuss future goals of the program and possible future trash and recycling program rate adjustments.


07/17/2018 09:16 PM
Ludlow Falls man sentenced in wifea s murder - 2:41 pm updated:

Prior to sentencing him to 18 years to life in prison for the murder of his wife, Judge Jeannine Pratt told Randy Freels, 57, of Ludlow Falls, "the only thing you care about is yourself." "By all accounts, the victim in this case was a loving daughter, committed mother and grandmother, her family was the focus of her life.


07/16/2018 11:58 PM
All in a daya s work -

The sound of sirens echoed around the city on Monday afternoon as Piqua firefighters responded to several calls for service within a one-hour time frame. Firefighters were dispatched to Hartzell Hardwoods just after 3 p.m. on a fire alarm.


07/16/2018 05:33 AM
Endangered Missing Adult Alert issued for Miami County man

TROY, Ohio -- The Miami County Sheriff's Office has issued an Endangered Missing Adult Alert for a missing man from Troy. Herschel Whitt left his home on Wisteria Drive in Troy on Sunday, July 15th around 10 a.m. and did not return.


07/15/2018 03:58 PM
Group commemorates Revolutionary War soldier -

Daily Call Doug Redd, left, a descendant of Revolutionary War soldier Lewis Boyer, talks with Terry Whetstone, center, and Paul Schenck, both members and past presidents of the George Rogers Clark Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution. Daily Call Doug Redd, left, a descendant of Revolutionary War soldier Lewis Boyer, with Terry Whetstone, past president of the George Rogers Clark Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution.


07/15/2018 01:43 PM
CISV delegation visits -

Daily Call Members of the 2018 CISV delegation to Piqua tour Winan's Chocolates and Coffees in Piqua last week during their visit to the area. A total of 25 students from 16 countries spent a week visiting with families in Miami County.


07/14/2018 01:01 AM
Bradford Council approves 2019 tax budget -

The council approved adopting the 2019 tax budget for Miami and Darke counties. They waived the three-reading rule for each of the resolutions.


07/13/2018 08:29 PM
Piqua man arraigned on escape charge -

Chance M. Ward, 41, was charged with fifth-degree felony escape f0r leaving the hospital after being granted medical furlough from the Miami County Jail. Ward was an inmate of the Miami County Jail and reportedly left the Upper Valley Medical Center while on medical furlough on July 6, according to Miami County Sheriff's Office reports.


07/13/2018 09:12 AM
Darke County Common Pleas Court hears drug, theft cases -

A Piqua man was sentenced Thursday in Darke County Common Pleas Court on charges of failure to comply with order or signal of a police officer, a third-degree felony. Assistant Prosecutor James Bennett recommended that Matthew Deal, 36, serve 45 days in Darke County Jail, followed by 60 months probation and a five-year license suspension for the offenses.


07/12/2018 07:38 PM
- Troy Daily News

Tipp Monroe Community Services is offering a Lunch and Learn program presented by Gretchen Hawk about the WACO Aircraft Company and its history. The program will be held at the Tipp City Public Library at 11:30 a.m. on Aug. 17. This program is sponsored by Story Point of Troy.