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07/20/2018 08:38 AM
Gas station makeover

For years, the former Swifty Gas station located at 473 S. Sandusky St. in Delaware has been an eyesore to the community.


07/17/2018 03:25 AM
City discusses highway mowing -

Responding to citizen complaints about overgrown plants and litter at the Tipp City's interstate exits, city staff presented council with options for maintenance. The land surrounding the exit ramps is the property of the state and is maintained by the Ohio Department of Transportation.


07/15/2018 02:31 PM
Boy Scout displays drive to give back -

For his Eagle Scout project, local Boy Scout Brady Shilt wanted to do something to give back to his community while honoring his grandparents at the same time. Shilt, about to start his junior year at Tippecanoe High School, has partnered with the American Red Cross to plan a blood drive.


07/11/2018 08:20 PM
Arts partners offering info sessions -

Piqua Arts Council and partners, Studio 14 Creative Arts Center, Mayflower Art Center and Tipp City Arts Council will be holding informational sessions about their Miami County Individual Artists Grants program. Applications will be available on Aug. 1, for projects that will be completed between Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2019.


07/11/2018 03:49 PM
West Milton to regulate cell towers -

The West Milton council heard the first reading of an ordinance regulating small cell towers in public rights-of-way. Municipal Manager Matt Kline said the village is taking steps to prevent bulky cell towers from being constructed in certain areas.


07/10/2018 09:23 PM
- Troy Daily News

Jason Shiltz of Troy was selected recently to represent his organization, Grange, as a member of the Ohio State Fair Junior Fair Board. He is one of 17 Ohio youths chosen for this honor.


07/08/2018 06:44 PM
Mott celebrate Century Farm designation -

Riding his bike from his childhood home in Casstown, Randy Mott spent many weekends on his grandfather Harley Mott's farm on Hufford Road in Elizabeth Township. Today, Randy and his wife Lynda watch as their eight grandchildren play in the creek, drive John Deere ATVs and explore the 89-acre parcel, which has been designated as an Ohio Century Farm by the state agriculture department.


07/08/2018 11:55 AM
Fire destroys Tipp City home -

Chief Ron Haley of the Tipp City Fire Department said the alarm was called in at 3:30 p.m. when a neighbor stated that she heard a "pop" and looked outside to see flames coming from the windows of a home across the street in the 500 block of South Third Street. The Tipp City Fire Department responded to the scene and immediately called for mutual aide from both Vandalia and West Milton Fire Departments.


07/07/2018 12:56 PM
Crego to celebrate 90th birthday

Delores "Jean" Crego was born on July 25, 1928 to Gideon and Elsie Mae Bair in Troy, Ohio. She was raised on a 100 acre farm on Eldean Rd. in Troy, along with her five siblings, Arzella Lindscott , Anita Ditmer , Frank Bair, Leonard Bair and Bailey Bair.


07/06/2018 03:55 PM
Piqua Arts Council partners with area arts groups -

A new program started by the Piqua Arts Council along with partners, Mayflower Art Center, Studio 14, and Tipp City Arts Council has been awarded a grant by the Paul G. Duke Foundation. The Miami County Individual Arts Opportunity Grants is a program where artists of any discipline can apply for funding that will be used for professional development or in the use of creating new works.


07/04/2018 07:24 PM
Fire destroys Tipp City home -

Chief Ron Haley of the Tipp City Fire Department said the alarm was called in at 3:30 p.m. when a neighbor stated that she heard a "pop" and looked outside to see flames coming from the windows of a home across the street in the 500 block of South Fifth Street. The Tipp City Fire Department responded to the scene and immediately called for mutual aide from both Vandalia and West Milton Fire Departments.


07/01/2018 07:21 PM
Tipp City man makes 200th blood donation -

Tipp City donor Paul "Jack" Westcott is a career aerospace electronics engineer who takes pride in making personal commitments and staying dedicated over the long haul. That's why after making his milestone 200th lifetime blood donation - the equivalent of 25 gallons - on June 19 at the Dayton Community Blood Center, his first thought was about sharing the news with his oldest living aunt.


07/01/2018 07:21 PM
Stan Evans Named Holiday Evening chairmen -

Prominent local business leader, Stan Evans, has been named chairman of the Edison Foundation's 21st Annual Holiday Evening at Edison State. This year's event will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 28, at the Piqua campus and will feature New York City high-energy brassy funk band Lucky Chops.


06/30/2018 01:59 PM
Couple to celebrate 65th anniversary

Florence Marshall and John Adams wed on July 4, 1953, in Willard, Ky., and are celebrating 65 years of marriage this Wednesday. John and Jean currently reside in Tipp City and have seven children, 27 grandchildren, and 38 great-grandchildren who will be helping them celebrate their life together.


06/29/2018 02:46 AM
CareFlight called to Union Twp. crash -

Emergency crews were dispatched to Kessler-Frederick Road about 1/2 mile south of Wheelock Road just after 6:30 p.m. on the report of a rollover crash with one possible ejection. As fire and EMS crews from West Milton and Union Township responded toward the crash, Tipp City police units provided mutual aide to the sheriff's office and responded as well.