Vote Yes for the street renewal levy

To the Editor,

Commission to consider extending Scarbrough Drive

PIQUA — The Piqua City Commission will be considering street improvements to extend Scarbrough Drive to connect with IDC Spring’s $2.3 million building expansion during its meeting on Tuesday.


Rose Anne Butsch, 86, of Piqua, passed away at 6:50 p.m. Friday, December 20, 2019 at the Hospice Unit of Upper Valley Medical Center.


TROY — James Darrell Flesher, age 83, of Troy, formerly of Tipp City, passed away on Friday, October 11, 2019 at Hospice of Miami County Inpatient Unit, Troy, OH.


TIPP CITY — Scott J. Warner, age 60 of Tipp City, passed away Thursday, September 5, 2019.


TROY — Ronald T. Frederickson, age 72, of Troy, OH, loving husband and father who lost his battle with cancer on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. He was born on February 22, 1947 in Middletown, OH to the late Victor and Mary Evelyn (Chaney) Frederickson.

Payment scams continue to target utility consumers

MIAMI COUNTY — A new scam scenario has surfaced in the area trying to bilk residents out of their money.

Too many school delays, closings

To the Editor:

‘Take Charge’ of your path to wellness, recovery from addiction

It’s no secret that America is ensnared in a national opioid epidemic that is exacting a devastating toll on families and communities. We’ve all read the tragic headlines, watched the videos or heard radio news reports of deaths resulting from a lethal dose of heroin and/or other opioids.

County recieves mosquito control grant

COLUMBUS — Ohio EPA Director Craig W. Butler and Ohio Department of Health Director Lance Himes have announced nearly $700,000 in funding for community health departments and related public entities across the state for mosquito control grants. The funding will help mitigate the spread of mosquito-borne viruses such as Zika, West Nile and La Cross Encephalitis.