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12/15/2018 02:49 AM
Commissioners discuss bonds for hospital project -

On Thursday, the Miami County Commissioners held a public hearing to discuss the issuance of $250 million in bonds for the Kettering Health Network's Troy hospital project. Approval of the resolution would authorize the issue and sale of hospital facilities improvement and refunding revenue bonds in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $250 million.


12/14/2018 10:30 PM
Private industry partnering with schools -

Ferguson Construction Company and The Midwest Regional Education Service Center have partnered together to provide a skilled trades curriculum to seventh grade students for the 2018-19 school year. This curriculum provides the resources for teachers and counselors to inform students about the careers that are available after their high school graduation in skilled trades.


12/14/2018 06:04 PM
Restaurant inspections -

Inspections are performed in the county by Miami County Public Health, except in Piqua, which has its own health department. Miami County Public Health can be reached at 573-3500, by email at info@miamicountyhealth.net or on the website at www.miamicountyhealth.net.


12/14/2018 01:43 PM
Piqua police reports highlights -

FRAUD: A complainant reported that an unknown subject opened several bank accounts in his name on Dec. 10 at 11 a.m. The investigation is pending. A complainant advised he was given counterfeit money for a gun he sold on Dec. 10. The investigation is pending.


12/14/2018 09:22 AM
Miami County Sheriffa s Office reports -

THEFT : A deputy responded to the 3000 block of Elleman Road, Union Twp. for a theft complaint.


12/12/2018 11:14 PM
Commissioners discuss sewer rates -

At their work session Wednesday morning, the Miami County Commissioners discussed proposed changes to the county's sewer rates with the Sanitary Engineering Department. According to Huelskamp, the Piqua system has lost nearly $80,000 in the last five years.


12/12/2018 12:29 PM
Bradford board spotlights students -

The Bradford Board of Education recognized a handful of students during their meeting on Monday evening, even prompting a visit from Mayor Don Stump to congratulate two high school students. Media teacher Sharon Moore recognized Bradford high school students Emma Canan and Maggie Manuel, who were two of 21 students recognized for their winning essays and posters during the 18th annual Families Matter poster and essay contest, "Traditions Build Strong Families," presented by Family Services of Montgomery County.


12/12/2018 08:02 AM
Kettering Health targets summer opening date for $60M Troy hospital

The largest construction project Kettering Health Network has ever launched in Miami County is nearing the finish line.


12/12/2018 03:35 AM
Two cows shot with arrows in Union Twp. - 12:36 pm updated:

Miami County sheriff's deputies were dispatched on Dec. 8 to a property in the 5000 block of Albaugh Road in Union Township, where they found one cow lying down in a field and another standing in its stall in the barn. The first cow died shortly after the deputies arrived.


12/11/2018 05:12 AM
Piqua man pleads guilty for bringing a gun to campus -

The Piqua man who allegedly brought a loaded gun to the Edison State Community College in April changed his plea to various charges in Miami County Common Pleas Court on Monday. Evan M. Grissom, 25, of Piqua, entered a plea of guilty to fifth-degree felony possession of a weapon on school property.


12/11/2018 05:12 AM
Piqua police continue to investigate reported shooting behind Walmart - 3:13 pm updated:

Miami Valley Today Law enforcement units from Piqua and surrounding agencies respond to the Piqua Walmart on Monday afternoon on the report of shots fired. In addition to the Piqua Police Department, units from the Miami County Sheriff's Office, the Ohio State Highway Patrol, and Troy Police Department responded to the incident.


12/09/2018 06:33 PM
Restaurant inspections -

Inspections are performed in the county by Miami County Public Health, except in Piqua, which has its own health department. Miami County Public Health can be reached at 573-3500, by email at info@miamicountyhealth.net or on the website at www.miamicountyhealth.net.


12/08/2018 04:08 AM
Alleged child abuser back in court -

A Piqua man accused of assaulting his two-week-old infant son was back in Miami County Municipal Court this week. Brent W. Hennon II, 20, is currently facing a second-degree felonious assault charge after being accused of assaulting his son to the point of the child needing medical care.


12/07/2018 09:54 PM
911 issues reported across Miami Valley

Due to a Frontier fiber cut, the Mercer County Sheriff's Office is asking residents to call 789-7724 for any emergency or non-emergency issues. Additionally, administrative non-emergency numbers are out at the Miami County 911 Center, so anyone in need of assistance from police, fire, or EMS, should call 911 directly.


12/06/2018 12:10 PM
Car stolen, child inside - 11:02 am updated:

A child was found safe in the vehicle that was stolen from the Big Mike's BP on Archer Drive early Wednesday morning. According to Capt.