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Music Warehouse again offers boot camp, performance  Troy Daily News

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

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.

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 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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 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.

'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 ...

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 ...

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.

Piqua High School welcomes new coach Greg Campbell  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Athletic director, Chip Hare, hired new a varsity softball coach following Rick Claprood's retirement after last year's season. C.

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 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.

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.

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 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.

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.

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 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.

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.

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.

Piqua police reports highlights  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA —All information is provided by Piqua Police Department reports.RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY: There was a report of someone breaking into a ...

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.

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.

Kiwanis to host annual Pancake Day  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — The Piqua Kiwanis Club's annual Pancake Day will be from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 9, at the Upper Valley Career Center.This yea.

'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels' comes to Piqua  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Next week, March 13, 14, 15, and 16, Tom Westfall, Piqua High School music teacher, will be directing this year's school musical called “Dirty Rotten ...

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.

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.

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.

Joann Reed Obituary - Piqua, 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 ...

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.

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.

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

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.

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 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 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 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 ...

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 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.

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, 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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Area briefs  Piqua Daily Call

Farm Forum upcomingPIQUA — U.S. Congressman Warren Davidson (OH-08) will host the Third annual Ohio Farm Forum on March 2 at Edison State ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

Late start doesn't slow Tippecanoe baseball against Piqua  Piqua Daily Call

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.

Robinsons welcome daughter  Piqua Daily Call

FLAGSTAFF, ARIZ. — Fern Emery Robinson was born the day after Christmas, Dec. 26, 2018, at Flagstaff Medical Center in Flagstaff, Ariz. She weighed 7.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

PHS announces Student of the Week  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Piqua High School announced that the student of the week for the week of February 25 through March 1 is freshman Kelsey Shepard. Shepard is t.

Piqua sotball takes care of business against Northeastern  Troy Daily News

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallIt was a game the Piqua softball team should have won.And that is exactly what they did.The Lady Indians took control from the.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Piqua High School athletic directory Chip Hare stated he was looking for the right guy to take over the Piqua boys basketball program — and he is sure he found ...

18 impressive valedictorians you should know in the Class of 2018  Dayton Daily News

Miami Valley high schools are honoring their top students in the Class of 2018 as valedictorians and...

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.

All-star students hear from all-star coach  Piqua Daily Call

PIQUA — Piqua Central Intermediate School invited a retired teacher and accomplished coach to inspire their kids during the school's last Break.

Hicks' walk-off homer gives Edison State softball split with Henry Ford  Piqua Daily Call

Staff ReportsThe Edison State Community College baseball and softball teams have been busy.BASEBALLThe Chargers played six games recentlyEarlier last ...

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 ...

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 ...

Walk-On Linebackers Logan Hittle, Cade Kacherski and Ben Schmiesing Are First Buckeyes to Lose Black Stripes U  Eleven Warriors

Urban Meyer's black stripe tradition is carrying on with Ryan Day and three walk-on linebackers have the honor of becoming Day's first players to have theirs ...

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