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DAR honors Vietnam veterans
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Weather a story of extremes

Oxford planning for annual concert series

OXFORD — The City of Oxford is already looking forward to warmer weather. Jessica Greene, Executive Director of EnjoyOxford, attended the Oxford...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Eaton Police Chief resigns

EATON — Chad DePew has been police chief for the City of Eaton for just shy of seven years, but he recently issued his resignation and accepted ...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Lewisburg: 200 years in the making

LEWISBURG — Lewisburg was the eighth village to be platted in Preble County. Greenville Street (Ohio 503/Commerce St.) was the sole north-south ...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Bitter cold forces spike in gas deliveries

DAYTON — Extreme temperatures the last half of December 2017 through the first half of January this year have led to gas usage in volumes which ...

January 16th, 2018 |  


CPD makes drug, other arrests

CPD makes drug, other arrests

CAMDEN —The new year has kicked off with much the same criminal activity as the old year ended on, according to Camden Police Chief Spurlock....

January 16th, 2018 |  


Weather a story of extremes

Weather a story of extremes

PREBLE COUNTY — At press time, Monday, Jan. 15, a winter weather advisory remained in effect through the afternoon and a wind chill advisory rem...

January 16th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Monebrake wins Top Gun
Despite split, South looking to improve on defense

Despite split, South looking to improve on defense

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Even though his team managed to split a pair of Cross County Conference games last weekend, Twin Valley South boys’ bask...

January 23rd, 2018 |  


Blazers rout Covington, 69-39; Arrows win

Blazers rout Covington, 69-39; Arrows win

PREBLE COUNTY — National Trail’s boys’ varsity basketball team pushed its overall record to 9-3 season with a convincing win over Co...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Arrows ready for showdown

Arrows ready for showdown

PREBLE COUNTY — With two wins last week, Preble Shawnee’s girls’ basketball team set up a showdown with Waynesville for the top spot...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Eaton girls down Ross, 46-32

EATON — After dropping a hard-fought 47-41 to Franklin, a short-handed Eaton girls’ basketball team bounced back to down Hamilton Ross, 46...

January 12th, 2018 |  


Tri-County North girls split; falls to F-M, beats UC

Tri-County North girls split; falls to F-M, beats UC

LEWISBURG — Franklin Monroe beat Tri-County North 72-43 in a Cross County Conference girls basketball game on Thursday, Jan. 4.Franklin Monroe t...

January 9th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Preble County COA ‘45 years young’

Preble County COA ‘45 years young’

EATON — You have likely heard that, it takes a village to raise a child. We feel that it takes a community like Preble County to raise that chil...

January 16th, 2018 |  


‘Arts Night Out’ planned for February

EATON — The Preble County Art Association (PCAA) has announced the first Art’s Night Out of the year will kick off Valentine’s Day c...

January 16th, 2018 |  


PCDL offers homebound services

EATON — The Preble County District Library provides home-bound services to individuals who are unable to get to a library branch.What are home-b...

January 12th, 2018 |  


West Alexandria news

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays this week: Jim Robbins, Mike Fahrenholz, Ronda Sollenberger, Linda Barnhart, Becky Simon, Jeanne Via, Meghan Robbins...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Senior edition

EATON — The Senior Center will be closed, Monday, Jan. 15, in observance of Martin Luther King Day.Soup BOGO: For the month of January, buy one ...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Library hosting technology open hours

EATON — Last spring, the Eaton Branch of Preble County District Library transformed a room into a “Maker Space” with some new techno...

January 9th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Scamtracker launched across America

DAYTON — Better Business Bureau launched BBB Scam Tracker to provide consumers across North America with a place to report scams and fraud, and ...

January 9th, 2018 |  


BWC to push wellness, workplace safety in 2018

The new year is almost here, and many of us are thinking about resolutions that include working out, eating healthier and getting in shape.We have our...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Pike County ruling does damage to Ohio’s open records law

Pike County ruling does damage to Ohio’s open records law

If ever a judge had the perfect background to carefully read the law while understanding the inevitable collisions between the public’s right to...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


The magic of Christmas

The magic of Christmas comes in many shapes and forms. I remember the shiny gloss of a purple-and-white J.C. Higgins bicycle at age 8. The next year w...

December 19th, 2017 |  


Check with BBB before getting nails done

Americans spent $8.53 billion dollars on nail salon services in 2016. Many people do their own manicures or pedicures or have a friend help, but other...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Bad for workers

During his campaign, the president made a lot of big promises to workers in Ohio and across the country. He told them he’d put American workers ...

November 14th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Eaton resident named top UniFirst Route Representative in North America

CINCINNATI — It is the most coveted of all UniFirst Corporation recognitions. Out of the thousands of UniFirst route sales representatives (RSRs...

November 10th, 2017 |  


TimkenSteel celebrates expansion

TimkenSteel celebrates expansion

EATON — Last month, TimkenSteel, a provider of customized alloy steel products and services, celebrated its recent expansion with a special ribb...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Eaton KFC/A&W celebrates Grand Re-Opening following renovation

Eaton KFC/A&W celebrates Grand Re-Opening following renovation

EATON — Eaton’s KFC/A&W has a fresh new look. The restaurant hosted a grand re-opening celebration for the Eaton community Thursday, O...

November 7th, 2017 |  


New auctioneer in Preble

MIDDLETOWN — There is a new auctioneer in Preble County. Billy Peyton, with RES (Real Estate & Equipment Specialists) Auction Services, is n...

October 27th, 2017 |  


Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak to give Anderson Lecture at Miami University

OXFORD — Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, is the speaker for the 2017 Anderson Distinguished Lecture Series presented by Miami UniversityR...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Gillman Home Center officially open

Gillman Home Center officially open

EATON — Gillman Home Center, located at 120 W. Lexington Road in Eaton, is officially open and ready for business.The Preble County location hel...

October 24th, 2017 |  


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