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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.

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.

Lampe picked as homecoming queen  Piqua Daily Call

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


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

Piqua High School 155th Commencement  Piqua Daily Call

Piqua valedictorian Darby Bubp gives her speech.Spare graduation caps sit, ready for those who might have forgetten theirs.The Piqua Board of Education acc.

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.

Piqua PD to provide security at high school  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — The Piqua Police Department recently added a position to their ranks for the sole purpose of providing additional security at Piqua High School.

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.

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.

'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 ...

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 ...

PCS moves ahead with drug test program  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — After a year of discussions with other school districts, meetings with a legal team, high school staff members, conversations with parents, 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.

Toopes tapped as PHS homecoming king for 2018  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily CallOwen Toopes, front center, is crowned 2018 homecoming king during Saturday's Piqua High School Homecoming Dance at the high s.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Troy-Piqua Challenge Blood Drive returns  Piqua Daily Call

MIAMI COUNTY — The Community Blood Center/US Bank Troy-Piqua Challenge Blood Drive returns to Troy-Piqua rival week for the 21st year of dueling bloo.

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 ...

Remembering those who left us  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily CallThe new Piqua High School Memorial Garden is now complete with the installation of a sign by Quint's Signs last week. The lan.

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 ...

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, ...

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.

Piqua police reports highlights  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — All information is provided by Piqua police reports.ACCIDENT: There was a report of a traffic accident with no injuries on the 1700 block of.

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 ...

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.

Friday Night Lights - Week 5  Piqua Daily Call

The Piqua High School Marching Band entertains the crowd at Trotwood-Madison on Friday.Bethel and Miami East team captains shake hands as the two teams ...

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 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.

Class of '59 celebrates 59 years  Piqua Daily Call

Provided photo Piqua High School Class of 1959 celebrated their 59th class reunion on Aug. 18. Shown above, left to right, are: first row — Joanne Mong Allison ...

UVMC trainer helps save student athlete  Piqua Daily Call

MIAMI COUNTY — Erin Schmerge's life-saving skills and quick action helped revive a high school athlete who collapsed at the Piqua Regional Trac.

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 selects prom court  Piqua Daily Call

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

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.

Piqua football camps this month; tee times for Piqua City golf; Deal, Rietz win Association tournament; golf outing this month  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comThe Piqua football camps will be held July 16-18.The camp for grades 1-6 and 7-8 will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. and cost wil.

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, shoulder pads and annual clashes against rivals Troy to the south and ...

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.

Disco fever  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily CallTom Westfall directs Music Warehouse participants in a rehearsal at Piqua High School on Wednesday morning. This year's produ.

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.

Local grads receive Rotary scholarships  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Nine members of the Class of 2018 have been named recipients of $1000 scholarships by the Piqua Rotary Club, a tradition which dates back 77.

Community Foundation awards grants  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — The Piqua Community Foundation made grants totaling more than $48000 to numerous local non-profit organizations and schools on May 10, at a.

Piqua sotball to hold Little Indians clinic; basketball games rescheduled  Piqua Daily Call

Staff ReportsThe Piqua high school softball program will be holding a Little Indians Clinic.The high school softball athletes will lead and direct the clin.

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.

PCS names Teacher of the Year  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — The Piqua City Schools district has selected Piqua Central Intermediate School teacher Stacy Patton as the district's Teacher of the Year and Piqua ...

Random Acts of Kindness at PHS  Piqua Daily Call

Morgan Ford | for the Daily CallA student, who wishes to remain anonymous, made hearts then place them on the locker of every student at Piqua High School.

Piqua native joins Edison faculty  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Following an extensive search, Edison State Community College is pleased to welcome Dr. Jessica Chambers as dean of Student Affairs to the co.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

Adorno brothers thriving on baseball diamond, life after move to Piqua  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comWhen Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, it had a devastating effect on the whole country — still felt today — and.

Piqua football holds annual Lift-A-Thon  Piqua Daily Call

The Piqua football team held its annual Lift-A-Thon recently.See photo for winners.They would like to take this opportunity to thank all those that help ma.

Piqua Rotary hosts speech contest  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Six students from Lehman Catholic High School and Piqua High School competed in the annual Piqua Rotary Club Four-Way Speech Contest on ...

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.

Davis teaches youngsters about tennis  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comAfter her experience coaching the Piqua High School girls tennis team and being around the boys program, longtime Piqua ...

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.

PHS baseball holds fundraiser raffle  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — The first ticket sold in the baseball raffle fundraiser for a YETI cooler was sold to Piqua High School Athletic Director Chip Hare by Cory C.

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.

Hats off to the PHS Class of 2018  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily Call Hats flying into the air bringing to an end the high school careers of the Piqua High School Class of 2018 during commencement ...

Heading into a world wind of Christmas break  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — The Piqua High School will begin their Christmas Break on Dec. 21 and will return on Jan. 7. Many are excited about these up and coming days.

PHS athletes spread Christmas cheer  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — On Friday, Dec. 15, the Piqua High School boys basketball team hosted its annual canned food drive, encouraging those who attended their game.

Troy Christian holds off Bethel 37-35 in WPTW Classic opener  Troy Daily News

By Josh BrownTroy Daily NewsPIQUA — Troy Christian boys basketball coach Ray Zawadzki didn't — couldn't — leave his players c.

Friday Night Lights - Week 2  Piqua Daily Call

The Piqua High School Marching Band, the Pride of Piqua, performs during pre-game of the Indians home opener at Alexander Stadium/Purk Field on Friday.

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.

Bombers finish second in state  Piqua Daily Call

By David Fongdfong@aimmediamidwest.comSix years ago, the Miami County Bombers rugby club team went winless in its inaugural season.Since then ...

The rivalry runs deep  Troy Daily News

By David Fongdfong@troydailynews.comPIQUA — The roots of Miami County's oldest high school rivalry run deep through Megan Myers' soul.Wit.

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.

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.

YWCA program fosters girls' interest in tech  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — The Piqua YWCA began a program this year aimed at helping keep girls interested science and technology while also boosting their confidence t.

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.

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.

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 ...

New Piqua boys basketball coach Steve Grasso was introduced to the parents Tuesday night.  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@civitasmedia.comPiqua High School athletic directory Chip Hare stated he was looking for the right guy to take over the Piqua boys baske.

The magical world of PHS Media productions  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily CallKolin Noreikas “swims” against a green screen at Piqua High School on Wednesday. Noreikas, and third-grade classmates i.

Local rugby club competing for state title  Troy Daily News

Staff ReportsTROY — The Miami County Bombers club rugby team will play for a Division II state championship at 1 p.m. Saturday at Fortress Obetz Athl.

Cheer-ful  Piqua Daily Call

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media MidwestPiqua High School cheerleaders brave the cold, wet weather Friday night to cheer on their Piqua Indians against the Troy.

Learning today to be leaders of tomorrow  Piqua Daily Call

MIAMI COUNTY — It may come as a surprise to many adults, but teenagers are becoming more politically engaged and interested in what happens in U.S. g.

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 ...

There's no business like show business  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily CallPiqua High School vocal music director Tom Westfall, left, leads The Company in a rehearsal on Thursday. The group was fine-tuning.

3-point shot changes game of basketball  Piqua Daily Call

THE HISTORY OF PIQUA HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETICS – A JOURNALTHE 3 POINT FIELD GOALWhen the Ohio High School Athletic Association adopted the ...

Smashing cancer  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily CallJulia Hsiang takes a mighty swing with a sledge hammer to “Smash Out Cancer” for the Piqua High School Key Club before.

Piqua prom royalty crowned  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery | Daily Call Piqua High School prom royalty for 2017 is King Aaron Thompson and Queen Karmin Lee. The pair were crowned during ceremonies at ...

Former OSU football star leads with compassion  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — When it comes to trials and triumphs, former Ohio State football player Maurice Clarett knows that it is not always a straight path to succes.

It all adds up for PHS senior  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Every now and then, a student comes along who makes teachers long for “a room full of kids like him/her.”Cameron Brown is one suc.

Teacher accused of 'unprofessional behavior'  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Piqua High School teacher Greg Hawk has been placed on administrative leave after reportedly being accused of misconduct. According to an ins.

Piqua's Gray signs with Edison  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@civitasmedia.comFor Piqua High School senior Lauryn Gray, it was not a question of if she would be playing in college — it was sim.

PHS Key Club rallies together  Piqua Daily Call

Provided photoSeveral Piqua High School Key Club members and advisers attended the annual Fall Rally held at the Ohio State Student Union. Over 300 Key ...

Student brings literature to life  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — One local student used her artistic talent to create a unique portrayal of American literature at Piqua High School.PHS junior Heather Lacey.

Ringing in the Christmas season  Piqua Daily Call

Dylan Coby, 3, of Troy works on a Christmas project, along with his mom Monday, in the children's area of the Piqua Public Library on Friday during C.

Learning a love of reading  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — In Piqua schools, they know that learning does not have to stop once kids leave the classroom, and at Piqua Central Intermediate School, they.

Magoteaux overcomes injury to become Piqua's 'Queen” of digs  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comPiqua volleyball has a new “Queen” of digs.And it was the last title PHS senior Kelsey Magoteaux would ever app.

Garber, Peters to play volleyball for Edison State  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob Kiserrkiser@dailycall.comEdison State Community College volleyball coach Julia Haupricht added a couple of familiar faces to the Lady Chargers roste.

PHS show choir to host invitational  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Piqua High School's show choir, “The Company,” is preparing for the upcoming 35th Annual Show Choir Invitational. This even.

UVCC welcomes new staff  Troy Daily News

PIQUA — The Upper Valley Career Center held a board welcome reception for incoming staff members prior to the board of education's regular meet.

Division IV state semi-final pairing and sites  WFMJ

The state semi-final pairings and sites have been announced by the Ohio High School Athletic Association,

Annual Science Day results announced  Piqua Daily Call

TIPP CITY — On Thursday, Feb. 8 the Fifth annual Miami County Science Day was held at Tippecanoe High School for students in grades fifth through 12.

Everyone likes 'Ike'  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Everybody likes “Ike.”And what is not to like?The Piqua High School senior has proven himself to be a champion on and off the div.

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