Piqua police reports

PIQUA — All information is provided by the Piqua Police Department.

Local Chambers of Commerce helping businesses through pandemic

MIAMI COUNTY — Local Chambers of Commerce are continuing to advocate for businesses in the community, while taking on new hats as they try to help guide businesses through the COVID-19 pandemic.

Lastest COVID-19 victims identified

By Melody Vallieu

Renovation begins on historic Troy building

TROY — After four and a half years of planning, securing funding and meeting approval processes from the city and state, Troy Community Works (TCW) recently announced that renovation work on Coleman-Allen-Saidleman (CAS) building is now underway.

Miami County Marriages

Brandon Douglas Ike, 25, of 8450 Smalley Road, Sidney to Katherine Ruth Shroyer, 29, of 1370 Wayne Street Apt. B, Troy.

Piqua reminds public that playgrounds, skate park remain closed

PIQUA — The city of Piqua is reminding the public that, during the next 30 days, it is important to practice social distancing and remain alert to the Stay-at-Home Order to slow the spread of COVID-19.

Commissioners talk disinfectant

MIAMI COUNTY — On Thursday, the Board of Miami County Commissioners received updates related to the COVID-19 pandemic, including the extra steps county employees are taking to maintain facilities.

Florist remains open to serve funeral needs

TROY — While many local flower shops have been forced to temporarily shut down due to concerns over the potential spread of the coronavirus, Troy’s Trojan Florist will remain open, with slightly altered operations. The business qualifies as “critical” in relation to its service to funerals.

Edison State donates PPE to local hospitals

PIQUA — As the COVID-19 health crisis continues to impact area communities, Edison State Community College is stepping up to help local healthcare facilities in need through the donation of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).