NEWS


Downtown Eaton, Inc. hosts 22nd Old-Fashioned Downtown Saturday Night

Downtown Eaton, Inc. hosts 22nd Old-Fashioned Downtown Saturday Night

EATON — Approximately 300 cars, trucks, motorcycles, and at least one customized school bus filled the streets of downtown Eaton this weekend as...

October 14th, 2020 |  


List of delinquent mobile home owners to be published

PREBLE COUNTY — Brenda K. White, Preble County Treasurer, wishes to notify all Preble County Taxpayers that in accordance with Section 5721.03 o...

October 10th, 2020 |  


Murphy Insurance donates to Friends of PC 4-H

Murphy Insurance donates to Friends of PC 4-H

EATON —Michael Murphy Insurance Agency and Buckeye State Mutual presented the Friends of Preble County 4-H with a $750 donation on Sept. 9.̶...

October 10th, 2020 |  


Xavier Miller sentenced to 6 years for attempted murder

Xavier Miller sentenced to 6 years for attempted murder

EATON — A West Alexandria man could serve up to nine years in prison after being convicted of violently assaulting a female family member.Xavier...

October 10th, 2020 |  


Grand jury issues indictments

EATON — A Preble County grand jury issued the following indictments during a Monday, Oct. 5 session:Ashley Renee Carlisle, 328 Eleanor Avenue, D...

October 10th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


Blazers fall to Cardinals in playoffs

Blazers fall to Cardinals in playoffs

NEW PARIS — This was National Trail’s second appearance in the playoffs, hoping to make history with their first playoff win, but it was n...

October 14th, 2020 |  


Eagles send 5 to districts; Hitchcock wins Sectional Tournament

Eagles send 5 to districts; Hitchcock wins Sectional Tournament

CENTERVILLE — The Eaton girls tennis team will send five players - sophomore Macy Hitchcock at singles, senior Sophie and junior Grace Murphy at...

October 14th, 2020 |  


Quick start propels Eaton to blowout of Northridge, 52-28

Quick start propels Eaton to blowout of Northridge, 52-28

EATON – Brad Davis felt getting off to a good start was going to be key in his team’s quest to win its first playoff in game in a decade.D...

October 14th, 2020 |  


Eagles take wins over Franklin, Valley View

EATON — Eaton volleyball picked up wins over Franklin (25-12, 25-7, 25-12) and Valley View (25-18, 25-23, 23,25, 25-16) this past week to move t...

October 7th, 2020 |  


National Trail girls finish 9th at OHSAA Sectionals

BRADFORD — The National Trail girls golf team earned a ninth place finished at the OHSAA Sectional Tournament held at Stillwater Golf Course on ...

October 7th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


PCDL programs, services listed

Branches open to publicTo help ensure the safety of the staff and patrons, library staff has modified public areas and changed certain procedures to c...

October 9th, 2020 |  


Church briefs

First United Church of ChristFirst United Church of Christ will be holding a Souper Supper Carryout Saturday on Oct. 17 at 400 N. Main St. in Lewisbur...

October 9th, 2020 |  


Church briefs

First United Church of ChristFirst United Church of Christ will be holding a Souper Supper Carryout Saturday on Oct. 17 at 400 N. Main St. in Lewisbur...

October 7th, 2020 |  


West Alexandria news

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays this week: Jeff Johnson, Matt Studebaker, Cora Kuykendoll, Shyanne Guehring, Simi Johnson, Lynnlee Voge, Grady Arndt...

October 7th, 2020 |  


PCDL programs, services listed

Branches open to publicTo help ensure the safety of the staff and patrons, library staff has modified public areas and changed certain procedures to c...

October 3rd, 2020 |  


Eaton marching band invited to Disney in 2021

Eaton marching band invited to Disney in 2021

EATON — This year has proved to be quite challenging for athletics, but it has also been a struggle for the bands and color guards across the co...

October 3rd, 2020 |  


OPINION


Citizen encourages Preble County residents to wear mask

Dear Editor,This is a public plea to Preble County residents to wear masks in public. I don’t know of anyone who likes wearing a mask. There is ...

August 29th, 2020 |  


Supporting American PPE production

COVID-19 infection rates are once again rising in Ohio and around the country, yet too many of our frontline workers – including health care pro...

August 12th, 2020 |  


By Leonard HubertOhio Farm Service Agency

Farmers and producers feed our state, our nation, and in fact, our world. They work long hours to provide essential resources for us all, and in these...

August 5th, 2020 |  


Declaring racism a public health crisis

Cities and counties around Ohio have led the country in declaring racism a public health crisis.The first step to solving a problem is recognizing its...

August 5th, 2020 |  


Writer: ‘getting right with God’ best hope

Editor:There has been a lot of talk recently about racism in America. It is interesting how far we have come from the ideals set forth by our Founding...

July 31st, 2020 |  


Statement on arrest of speaker Householder

Editor:We were disappointed to hear about the charges brought against Speaker Householder. We saw in the filing a reference to Representative 2 which ...

July 31st, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


Ruby June Boutique celebrates new location

Ruby June Boutique celebrates new location

EATON — Ruby June Boutique celebrated its new location on North Barron Street with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 1.Previously loca...

October 3rd, 2020 |  


Meridian Massage moves to new location

EATON — Meridian Massage Therapy has moved to a new location at 1735 N. Barron St. in Eaton, across the street from Pizza Hut and located in the...

September 15th, 2020 |  


Chamber accepting Leadership Preble County applications

EATON — The fifth round of Leadership Preble County is set to kick off later this year and applications are now being accepted.“We are sti...

August 17th, 2020 |  


Chamber accepting Leadership Preble County applications

EATON — The fifth round of Leadership Preble County is set to kick off later this year and applications are now being accepted.“We are sti...

August 12th, 2020 |  


Congressman Warren Davidson holds State of the Nation

Congressman Warren Davidson holds State of the Nation

PREBLE — The Preble County Chamber of Commerce hosted Congressman Warren Davidson for a State of the Nation address at the Preble County Histori...

August 12th, 2020 |  


PC moves forward with litigation against Purdue Pharma

EATON — The Board of Preble County Commissioners passed a motion during s meeting on Wednesday, July 29, to file a claim as a creditor in the la...

August 5th, 2020 |  


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