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04/18/2018 05:04 PM
Former mayor charged with drug possession - 1:39 pm updated:

Police are investigating the injury of a former Tipp City mayor, who was also charged with possession of marijuana after reporting an accidental gunshot wound. Patrick Hale, 57, told police on April 10 that his gun went off when he hit a bump in the road.


04/18/2018 12:15 PM
Drug ring member arraigned -

Hugo Avendano, 32, was extradited from a Pasco County Jail in Florida and incarcerated at the Miami County Jail on Thursday. On July 15, Avendano, formerly of Tipp City, was apprehended by the Pasco County Sheriff's Office in Florida on Miami County warrants.


04/13/2018 04:00 PM
Area briefs - 11:13 am updated:

Franklin Lodge No. 14 F & AM, 107 W. Main St. Troy, will hold a rummage sale to raise funds for charity.


04/13/2018 06:15 AM
Suspects flee traffic stop, hit police cruiser during pursuit

Police received reports of a burglary at the Verizon Store in the 700 block of West Market Street in Troy just before 3:30 a.m. Friday. A pursuit began, before the suspect vehicle hit a Tipp City police cruiser near Northwoods Boulevard.


04/11/2018 06:01 PM
Bethel board hears bus update -

According to Gayle Rhoades, the district's transportation manager, the student population has grown from 952 in the 2012-13 school year to 1,427 students in the current school year. "In transportation, that equals out to - if every student rode the bus - we would need six and a half more buses to haul those 475 students," Rhoades said.


04/11/2018 12:08 AM
Area officers awarded -

With brave men and women in mind, the Miami County Law Enforcement awards ceremony was held Tuesday evening to honor police officers, deputies, corrections officers, detectives, patrol officers, telecommunicators, and others. Billie Ray, president of the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 58, welcomed the law enforcement professionals and loved ones to the Fort Piqua Plaza prior to Greg Simmons, chaplain of the FOP Lodge 58 and Miami County commissioner, who opened the event with a prayer.


04/07/2018 12:18 PM
Media panel named for Meet the Candidate -

Meet the Candidate Night, sponsored by Leadership Troy Alumni, is scheduled for Wednesday, April 11, at 7:30 p.m. at the Troy Junior High School cafeteria. The media panel for Meet the Candidate night includes Matt Bayman of MyMiamiCounty.com, David Fong of Troy Daily News , Terry Lafferty of WPTW Radio, and Bill McIntosh of WTJN Radio.


04/06/2018 09:46 PM
Downtown Tipp City hosts egg hunt

Troy Daily News Grounds for Pleasure operations manager Teanna Lambert gives an egg to Wesley Morse, 8, of Tipp City, during the Downtown Easter Egg Hunt event on Friday in Tipp City. Troy Daily News Charlie Vill, 7, and Connor Vill, 2, of Tipp City, meet the Easter Bunny at Tipp City Public Library, during the Downtown Easter Egg Hunt event on Friday.


04/06/2018 01:25 PM
Bradford woman sentenced for escape -

A Bradford woman was sentenced to jail time this week after failing to return to jail after receiving medical furlough in November. Christina M. Hobbs, 42, of Bradford, was sentenced to 60 days in jail and additional suspended jail time for first-degree misdemeanor escape.


04/02/2018 02:09 PM
Tax Reform is helping create optimism, opportunity for Gallia County workers and families

Tax reform is already creating a better economy for Ohio and a brighter future for Gallia County families. That's exactly what Congress intended when we crafted this law.


03/30/2018 06:56 PM
Woman gets probation for child endangering -

A Piqua woman received probation this week for overdosing with a child in her car in a Tipp City gas station in October. Whitney L. Obringer, 27, of Piqua, was sentenced to two years of probation, a fine, and suspended jail time for first-degree misdemeanor child endangering in Miami County Municipal Court on Wednesday.


03/30/2018 02:13 PM
Tax reform already helping Ohio

Tax reform is already creating a better economy for Ohio and a brighter future for Meigs County families. That's exactly what Congress intended when we crafted this law.


03/30/2018 02:13 PM
Bomb squad called to Piqua home after grenade found

PIQUA, Ohio The Dayton Bomb Squad was called to a Piqua home Thursday after a grenade was found inside a box bought from a storage unit. According to a report from the Miami County Sheriff's Office, deputies saw a World War II-era pineapple style grenade was found in a box purchased at a foreclosure auction in Tipp City.


03/27/2018 06:20 PM
Tax Reform is helping Meigs County workers and families

Tax reform is already creating a better economy for Ohio and a brighter future for Meigs County families. That's exactly what Congress intended when we crafted this law.


03/27/2018 01:20 PM
Two sentenced in burglary of Tipp home -

Two Tipp City men were sentenced Monday for their role in connection with the assault and burglary of a Tipp City man's home last November. Carl Davis, 56, and Shay Wooley, 51, were both sentenced to serve 10 years in prison on first-degree kidnapping and aggravated burglary with a gun specification charges.