NEWS


2:42 pm |    
Honoring the Hudson family

Pig Tale winners announced

EATON — Each year in conjunction with the Preble County Pork Festival, students in grades 3-8 throughout the county are invited to write Pig Tal...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


American Red Cross and Medical Reserve Corps Volunteers partner to install free smoke alarms

XENIA — Seven times a day, someone dies in a home fire in the United States. On Saturday, Sept. 23, 30, Oct. 7 and 14, 9 a.m. and noon, the Medi...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


Preble County veterans traveling to DC

Preble County veterans traveling to DC

A busload of local WWII, Korean, Vietnam, peacetime veterans and local officials kicked off their journey to the nation’s capitol early Thursday...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Commissioners to expand Expo Center

EATON — Preble County Commissioners are planning to make an expansion to the Expo Center building at the Preble County Fairgrounds, allowing for...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Oxford police commission issues report

OXFORD — According to Oxford Police Community Relations and Review Commission Chair Pat Meade, in the commission’s first year of existence...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Area meetings

Mondays•The 7-Pillars Drug Recovery Program will meet at 7 p.m. each Monday night at 705 N. Barron Street in Eaton. For more information, call 1...

September 19th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


5:23 pm |    
South rushes past Blazers
Eaton looking to build momentum with win over Old Fort

Eaton looking to build momentum with win over Old Fort

EATON — During the past two weeks, Eaton’s volleyball team has fallen on hard times, but a win in the final match of the O.I.O Bath Invita...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Arrows getting healthy, now 4-7

Arrows getting healthy, now 4-7

CAMDEN — Having battled injuries early in the season, in addition to being a young team, Preble Shawnee’s volleyball team is starting to f...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Blazers playing with intensity, comes up short in pair of matches

NEW PARIS — National Trail’s volleyball is still seeking its first win of the season after dropping a pair of matches last week.The Blazer...

September 19th, 2017 |  


North drops first contest

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Tri-County North’s girls’ soccer team took to the road on Tuesday, Sept. 5 for a non-league contest against the Gr...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Arrows split with ranked teams

CAMDEN — Preble Shawnee’s girls tennis team met up with two of the Dayton Areas top teams last week and came away with a split.Shawnee los...

September 19th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


2:41 pm |    
Echoes from Camden’s past

Southern Preble news

SOUTHERN PREBLE COUNTY — Birthdays:Wes Hileman,Makenzie Johnson,Corey McCollum,Neysa Hollenbaugh Shannon.Anniversary:Rodney and Carrie Forrer.Pe...

September 19th, 2017 |  


West Alexandria news

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays this week: Anna Carlson, Pat Minnich, Jessica King, Kristen Unger Morris, Trey Sagester, Bill Deleranko, Jace Thuma,...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Around the ‘burg

LEWISBURG — Another week of fall weather. Can it last? We have had our share of rain but not so much that it has spoiled our daytime plans. Righ...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Senior edition

EATON — When someone says “senior center,” images of bingo may be the first thing that come to mind, but today’s senior center...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Echoes from Camden’s past

Echoes from Camden’s past

CAMDEN — Few Camden businesses have had greater success on a national level than The Neff and Fry Company. When Charles Neff and Murrel Fry resi...

September 19th, 2017 |  


District library plans activities

Kids and familiesEaton Library Story Time RegistrationRegistration for fall story times at the Eaton Library is now open. Story times will run from Oc...

September 12th, 2017 |  


OPINION


10:24 am
Updated: 4:37 pm. |    

Election letter deadline reminder

1:11 pm
Updated: 3:01 pm. |    

Election letter deadline reminder

Election letter deadline reminder

The last day letters related to the Nov. 7, general election will be published is Saturday, Oct. 28.No election-related letters will be published the ...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Opioid emergency declaration overdue

Ohioans don’t need a declaration to tell them the opioid crisis is a national emergency. Many of them are living this nightmare every day.This m...

August 29th, 2017 |  


AAA: hot car deaths a tragic reminder to look before you lock

DAYTON — So far this year 34 children in the United States have died of a heatstroke after they were left in hot vehicles. To stop the deadly sc...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Writer: ‘We all need to wake up’

Editor:America is at the brink! We all need to wake up!All U.S., Ohio, and Preble County citizens need to wake up and realize this nation’s demo...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Dedicating Resources to Ohio’s Opioid Crisis

The opiate epidemic in Ohio has affected not only addicts, but also their families and loved ones. Communities, too, suffer from this devastating affl...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Senior edition

EATON — Weight Resistance: In this 45 minute class, one will work with provided exercise bands designed to help build muscle through resistance....

August 22nd, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


McCullough-Hyde campaign complete

OXFORD — McCullough-Hyde Memorial Hospital announced last week that phase-two of its, Growing To Meet Your Needs Campaign is now complete with t...

July 5th, 2017 |  


Safety Council honors members at annual awards event

Safety Council honors members at annual awards event

EATON — The Preble County Safety Council honored its members during its 11th annual awards luncheon, held on Wednesday, April 19.Nearly 50 peopl...

June 13th, 2017 |  


Henny Penny announces new roles for executive leadership team

EATON — Henny Penny, a global designer and manufacturer of premium cooking, holding, and display equipment, has restructured and redefined key r...

April 25th, 2017 |  


OUPTAC available to help local businesses

EATON — Ever considered selling services or products to a government agency, school or university?This prospect may seem overwhelming, but the O...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Brown Transport recipient of safety grant

COLUMBUS — Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) Administrator/CEO Sarah Morrison announced recently that 34 employers will share mor...

March 4th, 2017 |  


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