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Fort Rowdy to return  Piqua Daily Call

COVINGTON — Covington's annual Fort Rowdy Gathering will return this Labor Day weekend — Saturday, Aug. 31 through Monday, Sept. 2.

Rasmussen: New Poll Shows Voters Trust Political News About The Same Amount As They Trust Wikipedia  RealClearPolitics

Sunday on "Full Measure," host Sharyl Attkisson discussed a new poll showing a plurality of Americans think political media is more biased than it was five years ...

Judge dismisses Covington student's Washington Post lawsuit  Fox News

This is a rush transcript from "The Story," July 26, 2019. This copy may not be in its final form and may be updated. MARTHA MACCALLUM, ANCHOR: Thank ...

Dan Gainor: NY Times goes farther left, CNN’s Cuomo erupts, and CNN's Ryan bars reporter from covering her  Fox News

It was a bad week for The New York Times and CNN.

What the Covington High School Incident Tells Us About America  Townhall

On Jan. 19, a moment arrived that nobody anticipated and quickly became a national Rorschach test. The moment came when a group of students had an ...

Trump tears into 2020 Democrats during Ohio rally  Fox News

Trump takes aim at liberal-run cities; reaction and analysis on 'The Five.'

Stunning poll reveals 78% of Americans believe that reporters use incidents as props to support their agenda  American Thinker

America's news media have blown their credibility. The 45th President of the United States, Donald Trump, won office despite the best efforts of the major media ...

Covington high school student, lawyers prepare for possible libel fight, release video of 'the truth'  Fox News

More than 50 media organizations, celebrities and politicians were sent letters from lawyers representing the Covington Catholic High School student seen in a ...

Violent threats against Covington Catholic High school, students under investigation  Fox News

Authorities prepared a safety plan for Covington Catholic High School amid the threats of violence made against the students following the now-viral incident in ...

Infamous Covington High School Student Lawyers Up, Gets Ready To Pursue Defamation Claims  Above the Law

Oh, great. We haven't heard the last of Nick Sandmann. For those goldfish in the audience who can't remember the scandals of last week without CliffsNotes, ...

Covington High School to see new principal  Piqua Daily Call

COVINGTON — The Covington Board of Education approved personnel changes during their meeting on Monday evening, including hiring a new principal for.

New principal settles in  Piqua Daily Call

COVINGTON — Covington High School welcomed Josh Meyer as their new principal this year, and he has enjoyed settling into his new role in the school d.

Covington row: Lawmakers want details from Twitter on account that promoted viral video, report says  Fox News

Lawmakers have reportedly asked Twitter for details of the shadowy account that circulated a controversial video of students from Covington Catholic High ...

The Media Wildly Mischaracterized That Video of Covington Catholic Students Confronting a Native American Veteran  Reason

Partial video footage of students from a Catholic high school allegedly harassing a Native American veteran after the anti-abortion March for Life rally in ...

Ouellette signs free agent contract with New Orleans Saints  Troy Daily News

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comNEW ORLEANS, La. —- Nothing has ever been handed to A.J. Ouellette in his football career. He has always had the take the h.

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.

Media Miscues in the Covington Narrative  City Journal

"Reporters have always made errors, but mistakes should occur independent of ideology. What we're seeing instead is a pattern—media miscues always occur ...

Bill Maher, HBO risk defamation suit over comments about Covington high school student  Washington Times

A lawyer for Nicholas Sandmann, the Covington Catholic High School student made famous by a viral video filmed near the Lincoln Memorial last month, said ...

Colorado teacher faces termination after misidentifying Covington student, calling him 'Hitler Youth'  Fox News

A Colorado teacher is reportedly facing termination for calling a Kentucky high school student a member of the "Hitler Youth" after she incorrectly identified the ...

Buccs second at sectional  Troy Daily News

David FongRegional Sports EditorCOVINGTON — There was nothing Eric Vanderhorst could do but watch as a Division III sectional wrestling title slipped.

Jamming another Catholic story into the Covington media mold: Flashback to the gay valedictorian  GetReligion

I continue to be stunned and depressed, at the same time, by the never-ending “news coverage” of the Covington Catholic High School story, which is now a ...

WWI monument headed to Covington  Piqua Daily Call

COVINGTON — Two Covington natives are bringing a new World War I monument to Covington this summer after a recent fundraising effort to memorialize l.

AP, HBO, NBC could be next outlets sued over coverage of Covington Catholic student: co-counsel  Fox News

NBC, AP, HBO could be the next three outlets to be sued over their handling of Covington Catholic High School student Nick Sandmann, his co-counsel has told ...

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.

Nolte: CNN Conspiracy Theory Blames Trump for Sex Assault Allegation Against Don Lemon  Breitbart

Far-left CNN is not only blaming President Trump for a sexual assault allegation filed against Don Lemon, CNNLOL is also spreading the conspiracy theory that ...

CHS names royalty  Piqua Daily Call

Ben Robinson | For Miami Valley TodayCovington High School Prom king and queen candidates include, left to right, Ashlyn Plessinger, Keringten Martin, Sara.

FOX NEWS FIRST: The lessons learned in rush to judgment in BuzzFeed, Covington controversies  Fox News

Welcome to FOX News First. Not signed up yet? Click here. Developing now, Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019. RUSH TO JUDGMENT - AND ITS LESSONS: The ...

Fox News Compares Judging MAGA Teens to Judging Rape Victims  The Cut

On Wednesday, during a segment on the Covington Catholic High School controversy, hosts of Fox News' The Five posited that judging people wearing Make ...

Covington High School Class of 2018 Commencement  Troy Daily News

The Covington High School Class of 2018 tosses their hat in the air in celebration at Hobart Arena on SundayDr. Brian Olson, a 1987 Covington High School g.

NBC’s Savannah Guthrie slammed over ‘Today’ interview with Covington student  Fox News

NBC “Today” co-host Savannah Guthrie didn't make many new fans on Wednesday during her interview with Covington Catholic High School student Nicholas ...

Representative from the Kingdom of Belgium to attend Covington monument dedication  Troy Daily News

COVINGTON — Edward L. McCord, mayor of Covington, announced that an official representative of the Kingdom of Belgium will attend Covington's M.

Ilhan Omar Smears Covington Catholic Boys, Defends Hate Group That Attacked Them  The Daily Wire

UPDATE: Omar deleted her tweet after thousands of people expressed outrage over her smearing the students and defending a hate group.

Joy Behar Admits Why Media Rushed to Smear Covington Students  Townhall

In case there was any doubt about the reason why media outlets ran with the initial video of the interaction between the Covington high school students and a ...

Libel Law and the Covington Boys  Reason

Facts vs. opinions; compensatory/presumed/punitive damages; negligence, recklessness, and knowledge; libel per se; timing; choice of law; and more ...

Samantha Whiteman signs to play for Trevecca Nazarene University  Piqua Daily Call

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comCOVINGTON — Whether it's teasing her about her “weak” game or arguing about who won a one-on-one contest.

Covington's Martin signs to wrestle with Defiance College  Troy Daily News

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comCOVINGTON —- Keringten Martin, a senior at Covington High School, has wrestled in the Covington wrestling program since kin.

Covington names homecoming court  Piqua Daily Call

COVINGTON — Several events are on tap for homecoming week in Covington:A community pep rally will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Smith Field. The hom.

Covington High School senior Joey Schmelzer to play football for Ohio Northern University  Piqua Daily Call

COVINGTON — Joey Schmelzer, the son of Chad and Jannette Schmelzer, had a stellar football career at Covington High School where he recorded a ...

What A Week In Legal News  Legal Talk Network

Joe and Kathryn do another rapidfire rundown of the biggest stories in legal news this week. Bar exam horror stories! Jones Day's salary and discrimination suit ...

Buccs go undefeated on first day  Troy Daily News

By David FongRegional Sports EditorCOLUMBUS — This time last year, three Covington High School wrestlers were just “happy to be there.”Th.

Meyer, Whiteman perfect combo at Covington  Troy Daily News

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallCOVINGTON — Covington girls basketball coach Jim Meyer and senior standout Sammi Whiteman were the. perfect combination ...

Whiteman goes to top of Covington girls list in win over Jefferson  Troy Daily News

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallBROOKVILLE —- It is not easy to make a 45-minute drive on a rainy, foggy night to see a 77-8 game worth the trip.But, Cov.

Covington BOE OK's certificate of project completion  Piqua Daily Call

COVINGTON — The new Covington K-8 school building project was officially closed out on Wednesday evening when the Covington Board of Education ...

Covington honors 'legacy of freedom'  Piqua Daily Call

COVINGTON — Two national anthems — one of the United States and the other of the Kingdom of Belgium — rang through Highland Cemetery duri.

Community garage sales on horizon  Troy Daily News

Tonight in Covington, Tuesday, May 21, the fifth and final workshop from the series, “U.S. Military History in a Box” will be presented at the.

Covington, Milton-Union girls record wins at Buccaneet Holiday Classic  Troy Daily News

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comCOVINGTON — The Covington Lady Buccs made quick work of Graham in the opening round of the inaugural Buccaneer ...

Meet the California Lawyer Defending Covington Teens, James Damore  Daily Signal

What's it like to be a conservative lawyer in a liberal bastion like San Francisco? That's exactly what Harmeet Dhillon does every day, and her clients include a ...

Tony Norman: 'Rashomon' on the National Mall  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The story of what happened when Catholic school boys met a Native American elder at the Lincoln Memorial is as complex as America itself.

The Familiar Smug Smile Of Brett Kavanaugh  Above the Law

If you thought the story of the moment, that of mega-douche / Covington High School student Nicholas Sandmann, would pass without your friends at Above the ...

The Media's Covington Coverage Was Appalling, but Nick Sandmann's Libel Lawsuit Is Not the Answer  Reason

A teenager wrongly accused of harassing a Native American activist sues The Washington Post for $250 million.

Ouellette, Ohio University football ready to roll  Piqua Daily Call

COVINGTON — It was the week off before the grind of fall camp begins for former Covington High School standout and current Ohio University star running back ...

Covington HS homecoming court  Piqua Daily Call

Provided photoMembers of the 2017 Covington High School homecoming court are, left to right: Braden Miller, Tori Lyle, Zach Parrett, Aliya Weer, Cade Harsh.

Team effort gives Covington girls basketball 60-50 win over Arcanum  Piqua Daily Call

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallCOVINGTON — The showdown is set.And the Covington girls basketball team couldn't have picked a better way to head i.

Ouellette's story heads into final chapter | Ohio University  Athens Messenger

Whenever A.J. Ouellette makes it back home — to small town Covington in western Ohio — he invariably ends up telling 'The Story.'

Back with a vengeance  Piqua Daily Call

“It was rough,” the Covington High School graduate and Ohio University running back said of the foot injury that cost him all but three plays of last season, forcing ...

Troy Fire launches apprenticeship program  Piqua Daily Call

TROY — From a “wild thought” to fruition, the Troy Fire Department introduced its first two “Hometown Heroes” apprentice stud.

Versailles girls win D-III sectional title with 48-26 victory over Anna  Troy Daily News

By Rob KiserDaily CallCOVINGTON —- A girls basketball coach's worst nightmare in Southwest Ohio come tournament time?Finding Versailles sitting.

'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 ...

When the liberal mob targets Catholics and Evangelicals, it's bad news for Jews  Haaretz

The eager attacks on 'racist' Covington Catholic students and 'homophobic' Karen Pence is yet more proof that America's liberals are tolerant of everything but ...

Smeared Kentucky Teen Continues Quest for Justice, Adds NBC to Massive Lawsuit  American Free Press

By Donald Jeffries. Lawyers for Nicholas Sandmann, the courageous Covington, Ky. teenager who was smeared so unfairly a few months back by mainstream ...

Golf fundraisers to get under way  Piqua Daily Call

As we roll into yet another month, marking the halfway point of 2019, it is time again for two popular local golf scrambles. The first, on Saturday, July 2.

Johnson hired as Covington athletic director  Troy Daily News

COVINGTON —For more than 20 years, Roger Craft has kept the Covington High School athletic programs running at a high level — both as a athletic director ...

Versailles girls handle Northeastern in Covington D-III action  Troy Daily News

By Rob KiserPiqua Daily CallCOVINGTON —- Fans for Thursday's Anna-Greenon game Thursday might have done a double take when they walked in the g.

Roy Weikert Obituary - Greenville, OH | Piqua Daily Call

He was born on October 22, 1913, to parents, Isaac and Gertrude Weikert, both deceased. Also preceding him in death are brothers, Robert, Harold, Wayne and ...

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.

Why Camera Angles And Bias Support Different Opinions  NPR

Accounts vary of what happened when students faced an Native American elder in Washington. Steve Inskeep talks to Adam Benforado, author of Unfair who ...

Meyer to leave Napoleon | Sports  Napoleon Northwest Signal

Napoleon High School is searching for a new athletics director.

Harvard's Rescinding Of Admit Offer To Conservative Parkland Survivor Is A National Rorschach Test  Forbes

People are deeply divided over Harvard's decision to rescind its admission offer to a conservative Parkland shooting survivor because of deeply offensive things ...

MAGA hat teen in D.C. confrontation with Native American man sues NBC for $275M  TheGrio

A white teen whose face went viral following video of him smirking at a Native American man during a demonstration in Washington D.C. that turned into a ...

Miami Valley Insurance Agency hires agent  The Daily Advocate

COVINGTON – Miami Valley Insurance Agency in Covington announced it hired a new agent, Matt Hicks.Hicks is a 2012 graduate of Covington High School a.

Fake News Never Sleeps: National Review Falls for More Anti-Trump Media Hoaxes  Breitbart

National Review published two piece of fake news in just 72 hours, including the demonization of the Covington High School kids.

Experience the Nativity up close  Piqua Daily Call

First in this column, my first in the new Miami Valley Today publication, is a reminder about the Live Nativity Walk at Stillwater Community Church taking.

Miami East girls fall to West Liberty-Salem in D-III sectional final  Troy Daily News

By Rob KiserDaily CallCOVINGTON —- The Miami East girls basketball team's season may have ended in the Covington D-III sectional finals Monday.

Oklahoma native recalls witnessing controversial confrontation  KOCO Oklahoma City

A video of students and a native American elder at a march in Washington stirred controversy online. An Oklahoma man was there and watched what turned into ...

Empire star Jussie Smollett attacked in alleged MAGA hate crime  Fast Company

The recent Covington High School incident proved to be a political Rorshach test. You might have seen sneering twits in MAGA hats taunting an elder Native ...

Covington High School gets into the spirit  Piqua Daily Call

COVINGTON — The Covington community will be celebrating Homecoming earlier this year with some changes, in part due to the demolition of the old elem.

Covington native completes film challenge  Piqua Daily Call

COVINGTON — A Covington native returned home last weekend to film local legend Dennis Willoughby, also known as “Scooby.”For his third ye.

Postseason promising for local teams  Troy Daily News

By David Fongdfong@troydailynews.comMIAMI COUNTY — Get ready for Round 3.Which could very well just be a precursor to Rounds 4 and 5.This weekend ...

Scooby to put title as Number One Covington Buccs fan on line in wrestling ring Sunday  Piqua Daily Call

Staff ReportsThe “Scoobinator” is ready to put his title on the line.Dennis “Scooby” Willoughby will put his Covington Buccs number.

Miller leaving Covington football program for Fairmont  Troy Daily News

By David Fongdfong@civitasmedia.comCOVINGTON — For the past nine years, Dave Miller has given his heart and soul to the kids on the Covington High Sc.

Freeman, Herron make college choices  Piqua Daily Call

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comCOVINGTON — They're like brothers - the best of friends who have (all but one year) played football together since th.

Barbee turns boys into 'Champions of Life'; Covington wrestling coach retires after 42 seasons  Troy Daily News

Saturday night was a fitting conclusion to the unbelievable coaching career that has spanned from 1975 to 2017 for Tom Barbee — 28 of those years as the ...

Whiteman named District Player of Year  Piqua Daily Call

Mike Ullery|Miami Valley Today file Covington's Sammi Whiteman (11) is congratulated by Coach Jim Meyer, assistant coaches Adam Sweigart and Brandon ...

David and Goliath: Nick Sandmann fights back against liberal...  Communities Digital News

Republicans have not fought back against liberal hate and hate crime hoaxes. It has taken a young high-schooler to fight back where conservatives will not.

Christmas in July at Stillwater Valley Golf Club; Covington holds youth, junior high volleyball camps; Edison State holding 3-on-3 tournament  Piqua Daily Call

WEBSTER — The annual Christmas in July golf outing honoring the memory of Staci Jo Blythe will be held July 21 at Stillwater Valley Golf Club.All pro.

Rasmussen: Voters See Journalists as 'Political Activists, Not Sources of Information'  NewsBusters

Investigative journalist Sharyl Attkisson began the latest edition of her weekly syndicated show Full Measure with an in-depth report on the growing distrust of the ...

Lady Hawks softball under new leadership  The Daily Advocate

UNION CITY – The Lady Blackhawks softball team will be looking to improve on a 4-16 season last year under new leadership as current Athletic Directo.

Vexed and loving it!  New Times SLO

Look hard enough and you're guaranteed to find something to be indignant about! Nay, aggrieved! Outraged! Livid! Furious! Apoplectic! A smirking high school ...

Premier trainers honored  Troy Daily News

DAYTON — High school athletic trainers from across the Premier Health system were recognized for dedication and *service* at a March 5 luncheon as part.

Concha Rips Chuck Todd's Failure as Political Director on BuzzFeed Story  NewsBusters

Over the weekend, NBC News political director and Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd lashed out at those who would “tar all media” for their enthusiastic ...

Draft no guarantee of future success  Troy Daily News

By David Fongdfong@troydailynews.comThe last thing Kris Dielman needed was extra motivation to play football.But that's exactly what Dielman —

Jess, Johnson to wed  Piqua Daily Call

Alexandra Jess, Andrew Johnson Alexandra Nicole Jess of Piqua and Andrew Steven Johnson of Covington announce their engagement and will be married in ...

It's showtime  Piqua Daily Call

COVINGTON — Every day at 6 a.m., you won't find Bryan Miller sound asleep in bed like a typical teenager.Miller, 18, starts every morning befor.

Troy volleyball advances to district final: Wednesday sports roundup  Troy Daily News

“She's, dang, I mean, she played like she's one of the best outsides in the area,” Troy volleyball coach Michelle Owen said. “She came up and put down balls ...


Black activist men shout obscene and racist insults at white Catholic schoolboys, and an Indian activist then bangs a drum in the face of one of the boys, who ...

Dammeyer to play softball for Sinclair  Piqua Daily Call

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comCOVINGTON — Covington High School senior Emma Dammeyer, the daughter of Scott and Tammy Dammeyer of Covington, ...

Local wrestlers place at state meet  Troy Daily News

By David Fongdfong@troydailynews.comCOLUMBUS — In a career filled with wins, pins, matches and memories, it was impossible for Alex Isbrandt to singl.

Trump haters flipping their lids over MAGA hats  Fox News

Trump opponents are telling us we shouldn't wear Make American Great Again hats. Ignore them.

Rosebud's: Made by nature, seasoned with love  Piqua Daily Call

COVINGTON — Forty-three-year old Amber Lange defies one blade of grass to grow under her feet. The 1991 Covington High School graduate is a modern-da.

Tuesday: Headlines and the open line  Arkansas Times

A tax cut for the rich and pretty much only the rich is the lead topic on today's news video. Otherwise: the open line. Max Brantley. Editor of the Times since it ...

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