NEWS


Band concert to feature piano soloist

EATON — The Eaton Area Community Band will present a holiday concert on Sunday afternoon, Dec. 10, at 4 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center, loca...

December 9th, 2017 |  


OPD grows beards for charity

OPD grows beards for charity

OXFORD — Members of the City of Oxford Police Division grew their beards out for “No Shave November,” in support of Oxford United Wa...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Vectren supports home weatherization programs

DAYTON — Vectren Energy Delivery (Vectren) will match dollar-for-dollar all public donations to its Share the Warmth Inc. program this winter, u...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Greenbriar accepting donations for Humane Society

EATON — The Greenbriar Senior Campus is taking donations for the Preble County Humane Society now through Tuesday, Dec. 19.Drop off items at Gre...

December 8th, 2017 |  


NT still working on summer project

NEW PARIS — National Trail’s electric distribution system project, which began this past summer, is still not completed, according to Faci...

December 8th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Makena Laird’s 20 points leads National Trail’s girls’ basketball team to a 48-32 win over Lincoln

CAMBRIDGE CITY, INDIANA — Makena Laird led National Trail’s girls’ basketball team to a second straight victory on Tuesday, Dec. 5.L...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Arrows soaring

Arrows soaring

CAMDEN — Preble Shawnee’s girls’ basketball team cruised to a pair of wins last week to run its record to 5-1 overall and 4-0 in the...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Blazers open CCC with win

Blazers open CCC with win

NEW PARIS — National Trail’s boys’ varsity basketball team carried the momentum from a pair of wins in their opening weekend to its ...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Eaton’s boys’ basketball team falls to 1-3 with losses to Preble Shawnee, Bellbrook

Eaton’s boys’ basketball team falls to 1-3 with losses to Preble Shawnee, Bellbrook

CAMDEN — Eaton’s boys’ basketball team opened Southwestern Buckeye League play last week with a pair of games – one within the...

December 12th, 2017 |  


North falls to Madison, 66-55, at Historic Hoosier Gym

KNIGHTSTOWN, INDIANA — Playing in the Historic Hoosier Gym, made famous in the film Hoosiers, Tri-County North’s boys’ basketball te...

December 5th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Library commemorating WWI centennial
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50th anniversary

District library plans events, activities

Library holiday closings All Preble County District Library locations will be closed on Monday, Dec. 25 and Monday, Jan. 1.Kids and families Eaton Lib...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Around the ‘Burg

LEWISBURG — It’s here! Snowflakes are falling as I am typing this. I used to (used to) pray for snow. Now, walking on a cane for assistanc...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Southern Preble news

SOUTHERN PREBLE COUNTY — Anniversary: Joe and Betty Taylor, longtime Camden fixtures, celebrated 55 years together this past week. Congratulatio...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Church briefs

Supper with SantaEaton United Church of Christ will once again this year host Supper with Santa. This year’s date is Saturday, Dec. 16, at 5 p.m...

December 5th, 2017 updated: December 12th, 2017. |  


West Alexandria news

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays: Randy Eher, Clinton House, Jay Unger, Phyllis Miller, Jacob DeVilbiss, Tami Good, Christopher Mullins, Dana Hora, C...

December 5th, 2017 |  


District library activities, events

Library holiday closings All Preble County District Library locations will be closed on Monday, Dec. 25 and Monday, Jan. 1.Kids and families Eaton Lib...

December 5th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Bad for workers

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Thank you Gratis Eagles

NSL and the definition of success

The announcement of the formation of the NSL — the National Super League for college football — was not all that surprising. However, the ...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Writer praises local business

Editor:Many times we hear from people who have bad experiences with businesses. Usually caused by the interaction of the customer with an employee. an...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Pastor thanks festival committee

Editor,On behalf of the Camden First Southern Baptist Church, I want to publicly thank the Camden Black Walnut Festival for helping with the parking s...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Anderson: Vote no on CTC levy

Editor:Levies — Once again, for the second time in a row, Montgomery County CTC is asking for more money. In May this school and it’s boar...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Graduate encourages ‘yes’ on MVCTC tax issue

Editor:I attended what used to be known as the Montgomery County JVS. When I graduated in 1998, the name had been changed to the Miami Valley Career T...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


‘This is now’ writer supporting PS levy

Editor:Preble Shawnee deserves the promise of a great future! One of the biggest issues we are to achieve this promise is the levy on Nov. 7. This lev...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


Free record-keeping workshop offered

EATON — Area business owners are invited to a special free workshop “Record Keeping for a Small Business,” on Tuesday, Oct. 31, from...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Eaton shop selling clothing for a dollar

Eaton shop selling clothing for a dollar

EATON — Kidz Korner, located at 138 North Barron Street in Eaton, is selling all of its clothing for $1. The shop specializes in consignment kid...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Small Business Resource Rally planned

EATON — The Preble County Development Partnership and Montgomery County BusinessFirst! will be hosting a free Small Business Resource Rally on T...

September 15th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


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