NEWS


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PS holds mock crash

UW Golf Outing planned

EATON — The Preble County Branch of United Way of the Greater Dayton Area is inviting the community to take part in its upcoming 14th Annual Gol...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Good folks come together — to make not-so-bad art

Good folks come together — to make not-so-bad art

EATON — This year’s annual Bad Art Good Folks auction raised $50,512 for the Preble County Art Association.According to Executive Director...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Camden business day today

CAMDEN — The Village of Camden is hosting a Business Appreciation Day today, Saturday, April 21. The event will be held from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Commissioners receive court order

EATON — During their meeting on Wednesday, April 4, Preble County Commissioners noted receipt of a court order from Judge Abruzzo, referencing p...

April 20th, 2018 |  


PC Jail information released

EATON — The February Jail Report was released during the Preble County Board of Commissioners’ meeting on Monday, April 2. According to th...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Miami University Theatre presenting Molière’s Tartuffe, May 2-6

OXFORD — Miami University Department of Theatre Department will present the famous theatrical comedy by Molière, Tartuffe, May 2-5, at 7:30...

April 20th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


7:43 pm |    
NT remains perfect in CCC
6:00 pm |    
Eagles improve to 9-3
Eagles improve to 9-3

Eagles improve to 9-3

EATON — Eaton’s softball team improved to 9-3 overall and 7-3 in the Southwestern Buckeye League’s Southwestern Division with three ...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Panthers even record with three wins

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Twin Valley South’s baseball team won three of five games last week to even its record at 6-6.South picked up a win over...

April 24th, 2018 |  


CAMDEN — Hailey Stupp would not be denied at the plate when runners were on base.The senior drove in five runs on three hits to lead Tri-County ...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Eaton sweeps Valley View, now 6-5

Eaton sweeps Valley View, now 6-5

EATON — Eaton’s varsity baseball team picked up a pair of wins over Valley View last week, under very different circumstances. The Eagles ...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Blazers down Miami East, now 7-3

Blazers down Miami East, now 7-3

NEW PARIS — National Trail’s softball team picked up a win sandwiched in between a pair of losses last week.The Blazers beat Miami East, b...

April 24th, 2018 |  


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West Alexandria news

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays this week: Isabel King, Nora Armstrong, Sheryl Byrd, Brecken Bassler, Jodi Stacy, Logan Woods, Abigail Schmidt, Jona...

April 24th, 2018 |  


District library shares calendar of activities

Kids and families Craft and story Join us at the New Paris Library on April 23 for craft and story time at 5 p.m.Homeschool Hour: What’s Inside?...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Summer Camp at the Art Center

EATON — The Preble County Art Association is offering Summer art camps this June and early July at the Visual Art Center.With school out for sum...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Church briefs

EUMC Spring SmorgasbordEaton United Church of Christ will host the annual Spring Smorgasbord on Saturday, April 21, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the church ...

April 18th, 2018 updated: April 21st, 2018. |  


Senior Edition: Engage At Every Age

Senior Edition: Engage At Every Age

PREBLE COUNTY — Every May, the Administration on Aging, part of the Administration for Community Living, leads our nation’s observance of ...

April 18th, 2018 |  


West Alexandria news

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays this week: Sandra Robbins, Boston Lamb, Bailey Schwaberow, Maylie Bassler, Mason Kuykendoll, Sarah Miller, Steven By...

April 17th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Small-town America’s contribution to American greatness

For me, the Boston Marathon bombing was like a hot poker thrust into the smoldering embers of a recent fire—that then burst back into flame. The...

April 13th, 2018 |  


Small-town America’s contribution to American greatness

For me, the Boston Marathon bombing was like a hot poker thrust into the smoldering embers of a recent fire—that then burst back into flame. The...

April 13th, 2018 |  


Time to fill the void of male mentors

The crack of the bat sent a tall popup skyward behind home plate. I was the catcher and staggered beneath that mile-high ball as it rushed earthward. ...

April 10th, 2018 |  


Writer encourages parents to attend meeting

Editor:In the days following the Parkland, Florida school shooting, the Eaton Community Schools received several threats. The details of those threats...

April 8th, 2018 |  


‘Billy Sunday, Billy Graham, and the Billy Boys’

Billy Sunday, Billy Graham, and the Billy Boys. The first two Billy’s were evangelists, Graham well known, Sunday less so. But who were the Bill...

March 20th, 2018 |  


Grateful for Billy Graham

Editor:Several weeks ago God called home one of His choice servants in Evangelist Billy Graham. Ninety nine years old and now in the presence of the O...

March 20th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


TimkenSteel Charitable Fund awards $145,000 in scholarships to employees’ children

TimkenSteel Charitable Fund awards $145,000 in scholarships to employees’ children

CANTON — The TimkenSteel Charitable Fund named seven new TimkenSteel scholars recently who will receive $145,000 in scholarship funds.The high s...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


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 |  


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