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 |  



‘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 |  


Honoring the past: Hall of Honor Class of 2016

PREBLE COUNTY — This is the fifth column in our series related to the Sara Swartsel Hall of Honor, sponsored by the Preble County Historical Soc...

March 20th, 2018 |  


Honoring our past: HOH 2015

This article is the fifth in our series related to the Sara Swartsel Hall of Honor, sponsored by the Preble County Historical Society and The Register...

March 14th, 2018 |  


Hall of Honor: remembering the class of 2013

PREBLE COUNTY — This article is the third in our series related to the Sara Swartsel Hall of Honor, sponsored by the Preble County Historical So...

March 7th, 2018 |  


BBB can help you choose an insurance agent

Finding insurance and an agent to cover one of your most prized possessions – your vehicle - can be tricky. When you’re shopping for an in...

February 27th, 2018 |  


Hall of Honor: looking at back

This article is the fourth in our series related to the Sara Swartsel Hall of Honor, sponsored by the Preble County Historical Society and The Registe...

February 27th, 2018 |  


Hall of Honor: Remembering 2012 inductees

This article is the second in our series related to the Sara Swartsel Hall of Honor, sponsored by the Preble County Historical Society and The Registe...

February 20th, 2018 |