NEWS


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West Alexandria news
New Paris resident arrested for drug trafficking

New Paris resident arrested for drug trafficking

EATON — A New Paris woman faces charges including drug trafficking after she sold suspected meth to Preble County investigators.Preble County Sh...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Nativity play to fill food pantry

LEWISBURG — Lewisburg Baptist Church will be hosting a Nativity Play on Sunday, Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. The admission fee is a non-perishable food ite...

December 11th, 2018 |  


West Alexandria news

West Alexandria news

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays: Jenny Roach, Crystal Taulbee, Kip Weaver, Jeff Weaver, Raymond Ross, Boyd Bowman, Danny Ehler, Michelle Niswonger, ...

December 11th, 2018 |  


First Presbyterian blood drive, Dec. 20

EATON — First Presbyterian Church in Eaton will help boost the blood supply during the critical holiday period by hosting a community blood driv...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Student notes

Madison WrightSaint Francis University student Madison Wright of Eaton was among the 31 students who celebrated induction into the National Society of...

December 11th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Eagles clipped by Arrows
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Eaton girls win 2 of 3
Arrows conclude emotional week with pair of wins

Arrows conclude emotional week with pair of wins

CAMDEN — Preble Shawnee’s boys’ basketball team concluded an emotional week with a pair of victories last week, before dropping its ...

December 11th, 2018 |  


South gets offensive in blowout wins

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Coming off its first loss of the season, where it scored just 31 points, Twin Valley South’s boys basketball team bounce...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Trail off to hot start

Trail off to hot start

NEW PARIS — National Trail’s boys’ basketball team is off to a great start for 2018, opening the season with four straight wins.The ...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Arrows double up Dixie, 50-25

NEW LEBANON — Preble Shawnee placed three players in double figures as they cruised to a 50-25 win over host Dixie in a Southwestern Buckeye Lea...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Tourney champs

Tourney champs

WEST ALEXANDRIA — It wasn’t a thing of beauty by any stretch of the imagination but it was effective enough to get the job done.On the ver...

December 5th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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Mr. & Mrs. John Lowman
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Scout camp opens for season
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lawrence

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lawrence

NEW PARIS — Robert and June (Arnett) Lawrence of New Paris, celebrated 65 years of marriage on Wednesday, Nov. 21.The couple wed Nov. 21, 1953, ...

November 27th, 2018 |  


Church briefs

Thanksgiving SupperThe Eldorado United Methodist Church will hold its Annual Thanksgiving Supper Saturday, Nov. 17 at 4:30 p.m.The menu will consist o...

November 13th, 2018 updated: November 16th, 2018. |  


Mr. & Mrs. John Lowman

Mr. & Mrs. John Lowman

EATON — Mr. and Mrs. John Lowman of Eaton will celebrate 50 years of marriage Nov. 16. A surprise luncheon celebration was held at Valley’...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Church briefs

Smorgasbord setCampbellstown United Church of Christ invites everyone to the annual fall smorgasbord on Saturday, Nov. 10, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in t...

November 9th, 2018 |  


Church briefs

Smorgasbord setCampbellstown United Church of Christ invites everyone to the annual fall smorgasbord on Saturday, Nov. 10, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in t...

October 31st, 2018 updated: November 2nd, 2018. |  


Church briefs

Souper SupperFirst United Church of Christ, located at 400 North Main Street in Lewisburg, will be hosting its Souper Supper on Saturday, Oct. 27, fro...

October 26th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Writer: ‘blessed, thankful’

A stranger appeared just as we were sitting down for Thanksgiving dinner. And he sat in the chair that we always leave empty to symbolize those, who d...

November 21st, 2018 |  


SWCD says ‘Thanks again’

Editor:With the Thanksgiving season upon us, it seems like an appropriate time to stop and ask what we are truly thankful for. Ask any schoolkid what ...

November 21st, 2018 |  


Niehaus shares thanks for help with PCHS first-ever Haunted Hayride

Editor:First, I would like to thank all who attended Preble County Historical Society’s first-ever Haunted Hayride. The event was a success desp...

November 21st, 2018 |  


May we never forget

I’ve waited 40 years to write this article. For it was in 1978 when I first came across my Uncle Carroll Hosbrook’s WW I letters, includin...

November 9th, 2018 |  


Election letter deadline reminder

Election letter deadline reminder

The last day letters related to the Tuesday, Nov. 6, general election will be published is Saturday, Oct. 27.Final deadline for election-related lette...

October 26th, 2018 |  


Fire chief supporting police levy

Editor:On Nov. 6, voters in the Village of Lewisburg will vote on a 2.25 mill police levy. This would be a mirror image of the village’s fire/em...

October 26th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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Updated: 10:53 am. |    
New consignment shop opens in Eaton

Learn the basics of government contracting

EATON — Have you ever considered selling your services or products to a government agency, school or university? The OU PTAC in Cincinnati helps...

July 17th, 2018 |  


Chamber breakfast topic: A Dose of Reality

EATON — Ohio’s employers have asked what they should do about drug problems in their workplaces and the Ohio Chamber of Commerce convened ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Dow honored by OCTC

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Chemistry Technology Council (OCTC) recently celebrated its 30 years of exceptional performance in environment, health, safe...

May 8th, 2018 |  


Eaton Tractor Supply donates food to shelter

Eaton — The Tractor Supply Company store in Eaton is donating 40 bags of pet food to feed dogs and cats in need of adoption.“More often th...

February 9th, 2018 |  


BWC to announce new wellness program during Chamber breakfast

COLUMBUS — The Preble County Chamber of Commerce will host the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) Wednesday, Jan. 24, to announce ...

January 23rd, 2018 |  


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