NEWS


2:59 pm |    
ECS trains with mock crisis

District library monthly activity calendar released

Kids & Family ProgramsFall storytimes under way!Storytimes will run through Nov. 7. There are several sessions available for different age groups ...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


ECS trains with mock crisis

ECS trains with mock crisis

EATON — Eaton Community Schools held a Professional Development (PD) Day focused on school safety on Tuesday, Oct. 15.During the first half of t...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Frank LaRose tours PC Courthouse

Frank LaRose tours PC Courthouse

EATON — On Thursday, Oct. 10, Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose stopped by the historic Preble County Courthouse for a tour prior to the Nove...

October 21st, 2019 |  


‘R-Factor’ helps National Trail students, staff take personal responsibility

‘R-Factor’ helps National Trail students, staff take personal responsibility

NEW PARIS — National Trail Local School District administrators are looking to build a culture of respect and personal responsibility.Through a ...

October 21st, 2019 |  


Style Show to be held this week

Style Show to be held this week

NEW PARIS — The American Cancer Society’s Survivor Style Show will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 22, in the National Trail Elementary gymnasium...

October 21st, 2019 |  


SPORTS


1:18 pm |    
Hitchcock makes history
1:18 pm
Updated: 1:41 pm. |    
Jones caps career with 15th place finish at state
North concludes regular season

North concludes regular season

LEWISBURG — Tri-County North’s volleyball team wrapped up the regular season last week with a trio of matches. The Panthers suffered loses...

October 16th, 2019 |  


South wins 2 of final 3 matches

South wins 2 of final 3 matches

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Twin Valley South’s volleyball finished the regular sesaon with its first winning season since 2016. The Panthers defeat...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Utsinger wins CCC; Trail girls 3rd

NEW PARIS — Twin Valley South’s Zoe Utsinger won the Cross County Conference Cross Country championship on Saturday, Oct. 12, while the Pa...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Eaton’s boys, girls XC teams second at SWBL

Eaton’s boys, girls XC teams second at SWBL

MONROE — Eaton’s boys and girls cross country teams each finished second at the Southwestern Buckeye League championships on Saturday, Oct...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Eaton Youth Wrestling signups to be held Thursday, Oct. 17

EATON — The Eaton Youth Wrestling program will hold sign-ups for the upcoming season on Thursday, Oct. 17 from 6-7 p.m.Sign-ups are for any stud...

October 15th, 2019 updated: October 15th, 2019. |  


Shawnee, South to host girls sectional soccer tournament games

Shawnee, South to host girls sectional soccer tournament games

PREBLE COUNTY — A sectional final match-up between a pair of Preble County schools is the highlight for area girls soccer teams.In addition, two...

October 9th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


4:11 pm |    
Mr. and Mrs. Ray Murphy

Eaton Library to host paranormal investigators for Mothman Program

EATON — The Eaton Branch of the Preble County District Library will be hosting paranormal investigators John, Marsha, and Matthew of Southern Oh...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Lewisburg Fire & EMS blood drive, Oct. 22

LEWISBURG — The Lewisburg Fire & EMS will sponsor a community blood drive Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 3-7 p.m. at the Tri-County North Community ...

October 21st, 2019 |  


Oxford library featuring ‘Bourbon King’ author

OXFORD — The Friends of the Oxford Lane Library invite the community to a presentation on the newly released book “The Bourbon King: The L...

October 21st, 2019 |  


Church briefs

My Brother’s Keeper in concertMy Brother’s Keeper will appear in concert at Somerville Community Church Friday, Oct. 18, at 7 p.m. My Brot...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Black Walnut Festival this weekend in Camden

Black Walnut Festival this weekend in Camden

CAMDEN — This weekend — Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 19 and 20 — marks the 32nd anniversary of Camden’s Black Walnut Festival.The...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Lewisburg Fire & EMS blood drive, Oct. 22

LEWISBURG — The Lewisburg Fire & EMS will sponsor a community blood drive Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 3-7 p.m. at the Tri-County North Community ...

October 15th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Writer: community needs to support MHRB levy

Editor:I am writing in support of the Preble County Mental Health and Recovery Board and the upcoming levy in November. The passing of this levy is ke...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Bell: Support your local library

Editor:This year Preble County District Library is celebrating its 60th birthday. Last year, PCDL had a weekly average of 2,162 visitors with 241,969 ...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Writer: ‘Without the Preble County District Library there would be a void’

Editor:The Preble County District Library has been an integral part of the lives of our family for nearly 50 years. It all began with Story Hour. Book...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Writer: NT renewal not increasing taxes

Editor:Fellow parents and neighbors of the National Trail School District, please join me in supporting the 0.75 percent income tax renewal on Nov. 5....

October 22nd, 2019 |  


No new tax with health department renewal

Editor:Whether you may realize it or not, the health department is a part of your daily life here in Preble County. The benefits and services that the...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Vote ‘yes’ for NT renewal levy

Editor:National Trail community members, please join me in voting yes for the National Trail Levy Renewal on Nov. 5!Five years ago, I wrote a letter i...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Chamber accepting Leadership Preble County applications

EATON — The fourth round of Leadership Preble County is set to kick off on Oct. 24, and applications are now being accepted. Are you a driven in...

September 17th, 2019 |  


The Bison and The Boar welcomes new executive chef

The Bison and The Boar welcomes new executive chef

WEST ALEXANDRIA — The Bison and The Boar recently welcomed long-time area chef Don Warfe to the back of house.“It’s been exciting to...

August 27th, 2019 |  


Chamber accepting Leadership Preble County applications

EATON — The fourth round of Leadership Preble County is set to kick off on Oct. 24, and applications are now being accepted. Are you a driven in...

August 27th, 2019 |  


Parker Hannifin donates money to Trotwood

Parker Hannifin donates money to Trotwood

EATON — Parker Hannifin Tube Fittings Division presented a check in the amount of $5,000 to the City of Trotwood for tornado relief on Friday, J...

August 6th, 2019 |  


DM Tool & Plastics celebrates employee

DM Tool & Plastics celebrates employee

LEWISBURG — On May 14, DM Tool & Plastics/Bulldog Tools honored employee and friend Jeffrey Besecker for 40 years of dedicated service.Besec...

July 31st, 2019 updated: August 1st, 2019. |  


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