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PCS to promote levy  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — The Piqua City Schools Board of Education is proposing a Permanent Improvement levy to support improvements to older buildings in the distric.

Piqua Class of 2019 graduates  Piqua Daily Call

Piqua High School senior Tessa Arnett, gives her valedictorian address during Friday's commencement ceremony for the Class of 2019 Piqua High School.

PCS honors support staff, teacher of the year  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — The Piqua City Schools District recently named its Support Staff Member of the Year and Outstanding Teacher of the Year, highlighting two emp.

Piqua Community Elise strong  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — There was a packed house at Garbry Gym on Friday night as the Piqua Indians hosted the Sidney Yellow Jackets and supporters from Piqua City S.

PHS grads featured at student benefit  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Fond Kiser, 1979 Piqua High School graduate, will perform a solo acoustical show “Rollin' It Back. Payin' It Forward,” at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2 at The ...

Two students charged with bringing knife to school  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Two students were charged on Friday after they reportedly had a knife at school.The two male juveniles, both 16, were each charged with fifth.

Checkers Rallys USA, Inc. Secures Concessions Contract for Piqua Athletics through 2030  Miami County Bugle Caller

PIQUA, OH — Continuing a government-business relationship that dates back to the early 90's, an agreement has signed between the Piqua High School ...

Prom 2019 is here  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Piqua High School will be hosting prom on May 4 from 7 to 11 p.m. at Romer's Catering in Piqua (The Learning Place). The theme of this.

PCS coach addresses board  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Steve Frazier, longtime coach within Piqua City Schools athletics, was present during the PCS Board of Education meeting on Wednesday evening.

Piqua Elise Strong; going purple for Sidney game  Piqua Daily Call

Staff ReportsThree weeks ago Piqua High School Freshman Elise Cox had surgery on her pancreas that has been causing her trouble since she was three ...

Tickets on sale for 'A Night in White'  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Tickets are currently on sale for the second annual “A Night in White” fundraiser for the Piqua High School show choir, bringing.

Meet Piqua City Schools' Board of Education  Dayton Business Journal

Piqua City Schools' Board of Education has been busy working to do whats best for the city's students.

Piqua's educational institutions partner on new initiatives  Dayton Business Journal

Through regular collaboration, three institutions in Piqua are using their resources to provide the best opportunities possible for the city's students.

Piqua football camp next week; open 7-on-7s against Northwestern  Troy Daily News

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallA big week 0f 7-on-7s heading into the annual Piqua summer football camps kicked off Tuesday and continue through Saturday.

Piqua Prom a tale of Arabian Nights  Piqua Daily Call

The Piqua High School Prom Court for 2019 has been selected. Queen candidates, l-r, include: Kelsey Bachman, Haleigh Beougher, Allysa Cantrell, Triana ...

Remembering classmates gone too soon  Piqua Daily Call

Piqua City Schools officials and family members gather at the dedication ceremony for the redesigned Memory Garden at Piqua High School on Wednesday.

Drake hired as Piqua volleyball coach; Indians have three new coaches this spring  Piqua Daily Call

Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallIt has been a busy time for Piqua athletic director Chip Hare.And,while he may not exactly be spending his time the way he would p.

PHS senior meeting announced  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — The senior meeting is Jan. 10, 2019 at 10 a.m. in the CPA of Piqua High School.They will be discussing the senior handbook at this meeting.Pr.

'Pride of Piqua' in Midwest Ohio competition  Piqua Daily Call

MARIA STEIN – The “Pride of Piqua,” Piqua High School's award-winning marching band, will be among the competitors in the 44th annual Midwest Ohio ...

Lampe picked as homecoming queen  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily CallPiqua High School senior Kitte Lampe is crowned Homecoming Queen for 2018 during half-time ceremonies on Friday. Piqua's home.

Music Warehouse again offers boot camp, performance  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Music Warehouse is hosting its third annual summer boot camp, limited to students entering third through eighth grade. Only 100 students may.

PHS wall honors those who gave all  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Patriotism meets technology at Piqua High School, where a new interactive touchscreen database honors alumni who are military veterans, as we.

Piqua police continue to investigate reported shooting behind Walmart  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Local schools were briefly on lockdown on Monday afternoon following a report of an active shooter at the Piqua Walmart.The Piqua Police Depa.

PHS student receives art award  Piqua Daily Call

COLUMBUS — Piqua High School student Mason Thompson recently was selected as the winner for the ninth grade art competition for the 2019 Dr. Martin L.

Piqua High School 155th Commencement  Piqua Daily Call

Piqua High School graduation at Alexander Stadium/Purk Field on June 1, 2018A grads-eye view of the Piqua High School graduation at Alexander ...

PACC recognizes area Top 100  Piqua Daily Call

Six area seniors were recognized for earning Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce Top 100 status at area schools witin the 45356 Zip Code. The six include ...

One magical night to remember  Piqua Daily Call

By David Fongdfong@aimmediamidwest.comTROY — The Troy Strawberry Festival Queens Pageant may last but one magical night, but the reign lasts an entir.

PHS student recovering from rare surgery  Piqua Daily Call

CINCINNATI — Piqua High School student Elise Cox is recovering from a rare surgery she underwent earlier this month to help treat a condition of chro.


PIQUA — Piqua High School has announced its honor rolls, honorable mentions and commended students for third quarter 2017-18: SENIORS. Honor Roll.

US Army honors memory of Piqua's Pearson  Piqua Daily Call

For the Miami Valley Sunday NewsCOLUMBIA, S.C. — The morning was overcast but warm on Fort Jackson on May 3. Chairs lined the sidewalk in front of a.

Troy, Piqua to close regular season  Troy Daily News

SBy David Fongdfong@troydailynews.comImagine if Christmas fell in the middle of April.Sounds ludicrous, of course.Christmas has been, should be and ...

Joann Reed Obituary - Sidney, OH | Piqua Daily Call

SIDNEY — Joann "Jody" Reed, age 69 of Sidney, passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 7:45 AM at Kettering Medical Center. The following are Jody's ...

Investigation into former Piqua High School teacher closes  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — In a letter issued on Tuesday, Piqua Chief of Police Bruce Jamison informed Piqua City Schools officials that the investigation of a former Piqua High ...

Piqua softball, Anderson just 'walk off' in 13-12 win over Butler  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallPIQUA —- You could hardly blame Piqua freshman leftfielder Kenzi Anderson if she wanted the Indians to move their home fi.

Piqua's Toopes signs to play baseball for Edison State  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallOwen Toopes has always loved the sport of baseball since first playing it as a kid.So, the decision between football and baseba.

Rollin' it back, payin' it forward  Piqua Daily Call

Piqua High School graduate Fond Kiser, right, performs at the Orrmont Estate on Friday, at fundraising event to benefit the Piqua High School Music Departm.

Piqua football: Top 7 players in Indians history  Dayton Daily News

If you're a boy growing up in Piqua more often than not your destiny involves a helmet, should...

Campbell takes over as Piqua softball coach  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comWith former Piqua High School softball coach Rick Claprood retiring and moving to Florida, the Lady Indians were looking fo.

Troy girls still making magic  Piqua Daily Call

By David FongAIM Media MidwestPIQUA —The veterans have welcomed the newcomers, the newcomers have shown they belong — and together they'v.

ESC dinner honors students, teachers  Troy Daily News

By Matt ClevengerFor Miami Valley TodayPIQUA — Representatives from ten Miami County high schools and the Upper Valley Career Center gathered in Piqu.

Piqua family raises funds for Cincinnati Children's Pancreas Care Center  Troy Daily News

Courtesy photo Piqua High School student Elise Cox and her parents made a donation of over $7,000 to Cincinnati Children's Pancreas Care Center through ...

Newest addition to PHS staff  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Piqua High School graduate Travis Nees, son of football legend Bill Nees, is the newest addition to PHS staff. Nees teaches four periods of s.

Piqua High School seniors Schrubb, Richardson make college choices  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comPiqua High School seniors Hayden Schrubb and Ally Richardson always had a passion for their sport.After a day's delay.

Piqua City Schools salute our veterans  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily Call Clarence “Buck” Walker salutes our nation's colors, presented by the Veterans Elite Tribute Squad at Piqua High School on Friday.

Piqua police reports highlights  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — All information is provided by Piqua Police Department reports.THEFT: A purse was reported stolen between 1-7:30 p.m. on Jan. 24 inside Taco.

Building memories, brick by brick  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — In this season of caps and gowns, graduation parties and hasty preparations for commencement exercises, Piqua High School has undertaken a pr.

Pride of Piqua earns state-qualifying honors  Piqua Daily Call

Piqua High School Marching Band members gather for a photo with trophies earned at Grove City on Saturday. Honors included second place overall in Class A ...

PHS Homecoming Court chosen  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily CallPiqua's Homecoming Court for 2018 includes, queen candidates, l-r, Kelsey Bachman, Elizabeth Cox, Morgan Hammiel, Kaylee Lacy.

Trissell sisters to be 'double trouble' for Edison State softball opponents  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallPIQUA —- Piqua softball opponents have been seeing double for the last four years.And opponents of Piqua High School seni.

Piqua student receives BBB award  Piqua Daily Call

Staff reportsDAYTON — Your Better Business Bureau's Center for Business and Consumer Ethics, Inc. recently announced the winners of The Dayton.

PHS senior Caden Clark to play football for Bluffton University  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallPiqua High School senior Caden Clark has known for a long time he wanted to play college football.And that dream became a ...

PHS Student of the Week announced  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Piqua High School student of the Week, during the week of Oct. 1-5 is senior Nickoah Medley. Medley was nominated by Pre-AP English and sopho.

City to hire new law director  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — The Piqua City Commission is expected to contract with Frank J. Patrizio as the new city law director during their upcoming meeting on Tuesda.

Late start doesn't slow Tippecanoe baseball against Piqua  Troy Daily News

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallDAYTON —- A 45-minute late start after Stivers and Ponitz failed to show up for their game at Fifth-Third Field on time M.

DAR honors local students  Troy Daily News

PIQUA — Piqua-Lewis Boyer Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) held their annual Youth Awards Tea on Saturday, Feb. 9, at Westminster P.

Piqua High School senior Michael Ashcraft makes college choice; signs with UNOH  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comFrom the time he got started youth baseball, Michael Ashcraft has worked to make himself a better player.And the son of Vin.

Piqua to induct six into Athletic Hall of Fame Friday  Piqua Daily Call

Staff ReportsPiqua will add six new members to the Piqua Athletic Hall of Fame Friday night.The induction ceremony will be held at Edison State at 5 p.m. a.

Smith, Schmerge big asset for Piqua athletes  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comTwo of the biggest assets for Piqua High School athletes are not often thought about until they are needed.But, Katie Smith.

Fifty years ago, Piqua boys basketball had program's 'Top of the World' moment  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallEditor's Note: The interviews for this story were done on Dec. 6, 2014 when the 1968-69 boys basketball team was in town.

Piqua seniors Richmond, Tucker to play for Hocking College  Troy Daily News

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallPiqua High School seniors Qurri Tucker and Trey Richmond have been playing basketball together for as long as they can ...

Juvenile arrested for threat to school  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — A 10-year-old boy is being charged in connection with a threat involving Piqua Central Intermediate School, following a day of investigation.

On to the big stage  Piqua Daily Call

By Josh BrownTroy Daily NewsPIQUA — Last year, Milton-Union's Morgan Grudich missed out on a trip to state by the slimmest of margins.Tippecano.

Piqua's Arbogast to play football for Bluffton University  Troy Daily News

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallPIQUA —- The Piqua football program is quickly becoming an offensive line factory for the Bluffton University football pr.

PHS selects prom court  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily Call The Piqua High School Prom Court for 2018 has been selected. They include, seated left to right, Morgan Ford, Lily Stewart, Maddie ...

Student art show unites community  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — The community showed their support for student artwork at the district-wide art show held at Piqua Central Intermediate School on Saturday af.

Friday Night Lights - Week 9  Piqua Daily Call

Piqua senior football players and their parents gather on Purk Field for a grou photo at the conclusion of Friday's Senior Night events.Michelle Mitc.

Friday Night Lights - Week 7  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily CallThe Piqua High School American Sign Language class signs the Star Spangled Banner during pregame of Friday's game against Gre.

Chamber honors Top 100 students  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — On April 25, the Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the 54th Annual Top 100 Scholastic Banquet honoring Piqua students from Piqua High ...

Club soccer returning to Piqua in form of Ohio Extreme SC  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@civitasmedia.comPiqua High School boys varsity soccer coach Flo Loisy and girls varsity soccer coach Bret Ritter want the programs to be.

Piqua, Troy host final high school blood drives  Piqua Daily Call

MIAMI COUNTY — Miami County rivals Piqua and Troy High Schools boosted the Community Blood Center high school program in 2017-18 with their unique ...

BOE welcomes new officers, new faces  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA – During a brief organizational meeting – their first gathering of the new year – the Piqua City Schools board of education on Thur.

Winter Storm Harper hits Miami County  Piqua Daily Call

MIAMI COUNTY — Winter Storm Harper moved through the area on Saturday, bringing a barrage of snow, sleet and ice that left many residents without ele.

Photographer captures the moment  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — A local photographer has joined downtown Piqua, growing her business with a new studio space.Hannah Wenrick Photography recently opened a ...

Edison State Community College trio signs with Lourdes University  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallWhen Lourdes University women's basketball coach John Kenger and his team played Edison State Community College in pre-se.

PHS Homecoming Queen crowned  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily CallA'zeh Johnson, left, reacts to being announced as Piqua High School Homecoming Queen for 2017 during Friday's game agai.

Kelsey Bachman signs letter of intent to play for Otterbein University  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallEditor's Note: This story will appear in the March 26 edition of the Miami Valley TodayPiqua High School senior Kelsey Ba.

YWCA to recognize Women of Excellence  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — The 2018 Women of Excellence, Connie Strehle of Piqua and Myrna Yoder of Troy, and the Young Woman of Tomorrow, Darby Bubp of Piqua, will be.

Veterans remembered as liberators  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Following Piqua's annual Memorial Day parade on Monday, the keynote speaker for the subsequent ceremony remembered World War II veterans as ...

President recognizes Piqua resident for federal service  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Longtime Piqua resident Gary M. Koenig recently retired after over 40 years of federal *service*, receiving commendations from President Donald.

Threat rumors prompt early school dismissal  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Due to safety concerns, Piqua High School was placed under lockdown on Thursday and students were dismissed at approximately 11:50 a.m. due t.

Students at work  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — The City of Piqua takes great pride in keeping our town a beautiful place to call home.Spearheading the effort every summer is a group of you.

Dolph excited about opportunity to coach Piqua girls basketball team  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comWhen Piqua High School looked for a new varsity girls basketball coach, athletic director Chip Hare didn't have to lo.

Organizer plans picnic as white-hot affair  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — If you're looking for a reason to wear white one last time before Labor Day, Tom Westfall has the perfect occasion for you.The director.

PCS picks finalists for District Teacher, Support Staff of Year  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Piqua City Schools recently announced the selection of 11 employees as Educator of the Year or Support Staff Member of the Year for each scho.

Signing Day honors academic success  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Knowledge is power, and for some local students, knowledge is giving them the power to go to college and pursue their dream careers.Piqua Hig.

Friday Night Lights - Week 1  Piqua Daily Call

The 2018 Piqua Indians football team takes the field at C-J on Friday.Piqua Head Coach Bill Nees chats with a side judge during Friday's season opene.

PCS welcomes Lyons to new post  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA – In his first major move as the new superintendent of Piqua City Schools, Dwayne Thompson recommended Piqua High School principal Tony Lyons f.

Soldier Support Institute honors one of its own  DVIDS

The morning was overcast but warm on Fort Jackson, May 3. Chairs lined the sidewalk in front of a dining facility as a red, white and blue pennant swayed in the ...

PCS celebrates outstanding employees  Piqua Daily Call

The following teachers and staff members were given years of *service* awards: • Five years of *service*: Angie Ahrens, Sarah Coppock, Jade Green, Tara Hall, ...

PHS Music Dept. presents The 25th Anniversary Putnam County Spelling Bee  Piqua Daily Call

The Piqua High School music department presents, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”. The Piqua High School music department presents, “The ...

PHS students learn to Drive Smart  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily CallPiqua High School students participated in a Drive Smart Program sponsored by Premier Health CareFlight program on Thursday. Piqua.

Learning a love of reading  Piqua Daily Call

“We have a real push toward reading,” Literacy Committee Chair and sixth grade teacher Leslie Mitchell said. “We have a new balanced literacy frame work in ...

Former Covington standout player, coach Kevin Finfrock remembered  Piqua Daily Call

GoBuccs.comThese are always the hardest things to write - tributes to great people who are taken way too soon. Unfortunately it seems as if things like thi.

Toopes, Blankenship make college choices  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallPIQUA — Another Toopes cousin made his college decision in the Piqua High School commons this week, while Edison State Co.

PHS announces prom court for 2017  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily CallThe Piqua High School prom court for 2017 includes, seated l-r, Kayli Anderson, Chloe Clark, Allie Cox, Tere Hogston, Juliya Hsiang.

Comstock, Jones remain teammates; sign with UNOH  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comRobbie Comstock and Kaden Jones have been playing soccer together almost since birth.And the won't change anytime soo.

There's No Place Like Piqua  PRIZM News

A one-man show taking the stage this month in Columbus takes the author back to his hometown in Western Ohio. By Erin McCalla. Growing up, no matter ...

Schmiesing, Hite to play football for Ohio State, Youngstown State  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@aimmediamidwest.comBoth Ben Schmiesing and Derek Hite feel like they are living their dream — and understandably so.Both Piqua foo.

Scout trains his eye on Eagle project  Piqua Daily Call

MIAMI COUNTY — Watching children smile as they circled around the WACO Historical Society's hangar area in his handmade barrel train made all t.

Piqua football goes 8-2 in 1962; two runners advance to state cross country meet  Piqua Daily Call

THE HISTORY OF PIQUA HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETICS – A JOURNALFALL 1962Football“Displaying an unbelievable wide-open first half offense, Piqua Central.

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