NEWS


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DEI Inc. hosts annual Truck Fest
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Rail Safety Week reminder: be alert at rail crossings

COLUMBUS — The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) and the Ohio Rail Development Commission (ORDC) are participating in Rail Safety Week,...

September 28th, 2022 |  


Area meetings

Editors note: Organizations with meeting notices included in the Area Meetings are encouraged to send scheduling updates to Editor Eddie Mowen Jr. at ...

September 28th, 2022 |  


Hurst named CTC Ag Satellite Student of the Month

Hurst named CTC Ag Satellite Student of the Month

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Elliana Hurst has been selected for the Miami Valley Career Technology Center Agriculture Education Satellite Student of the M...

September 28th, 2022 |  


Student notes

University of Findlay welcomes new students The University of Findlay recently welcomed new undergraduate and graduate students to campus for fall 202...

September 28th, 2022 |  


West Alexandria news

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays this week: Joyce Deeter, Macey Wells, Isabelle Guehring, Olivia Hoover, Jordan Rivers, Ryan Studebaker, Ben Bitner, ...

September 28th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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Trail downs Dixie, 71-0
Eaton VB team reaches milestones

Eaton VB team reaches milestones

EATON — Eaton’s volleyball program hit two big milestones last week as senior Olivia Baumann recorded her 1,000th career kill, and head co...

September 23rd, 2022 |  


Eagles rally for Homecoming win

Eagles rally for Homecoming win

EATON — Eaton erased a 21-point first quarter deficit to rally for a 31-21 Homecoming win over visiting Waynesville on Friday, Sept. 16.“I...

September 23rd, 2022 updated: September 23rd, 2022. |  


Eaton improves to 5-1 with pair of wins

Eaton improves to 5-1 with pair of wins

EATON — Eaton’s boys soccer team ran its winning streak to three after winning a pair of matches last week.With the wins, the Eagles remai...

September 16th, 2022 |  


South uses strong service game to sweep North

South uses strong service game to sweep North

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Twin Valley South used a strong service game and rode the experience of its three-returning letter-winners to sweep rival Tri-...

September 16th, 2022 |  


Eaton comes up short at Belbrook

Eaton comes up short at Belbrook

BELLBROOK — Going on the road to face one of the top teams in the Southwestern Buckeye League, Eaton football coach Brad Davis knew his team had...

September 16th, 2022 |  


Ruebush scores 4 TDs to lead Trail to a 45-6 win

NEW PARIS — National Trail’s football team stepped out of conference play and rolled to a 45-6 win over visiting Batavia on Friday, Sept. ...

September 16th, 2022 |  


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LIFE


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100th Wheeler reunion held
Commission signs agreement with railroad

Commission signs agreement with railroad

EATON — On Wednesday, Sept. 14, Preble County Commissioners officially approved a crossing closure and project funding agreement with Norfolk So...

September 23rd, 2022 |  


Church briefs

Spaghetti Supper at Northside ChapelNorthside Chapel at 6820 N Main St. in Camden is having a spaghetti supper on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 4-7 p.m.. T...

September 23rd, 2022 |  


West Elkton Friends, Preble Shawnee to hold blood drives

PREBLE COUNTY — Support September Sickle Cell Awareness Month and enter a drawing to win tickets to the Ohio State vs. Michigan game by donating...

September 23rd, 2022 |  


PCDL September programming calendar announced

EATON — Fall storytime registration in Eaton opened Sept. 1 and runs Oct. 5-Nov. 10. Registration is required. Call the Eaton Branch at 937-456-...

September 19th, 2022 |  


100th Wheeler reunion held

100th Wheeler reunion held

The 100th Wheeler Family Reunion was held on Sunday, Sept. 4, at Fort St. Clair Park, Eaton. There were 120 family members in attendance. It was a day...

September 19th, 2022 |  


Church briefs

Spaghetti Supper at Northside ChapelNorthside Chapel at 6820 N Main St. in Camden is having a spaghetti supper on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 4-7 p.m.. T...

September 19th, 2022 |  


OPINION


Writer encourages vote for Kemmer Aug. 2

Republican Residents of Ohio Senate District 5:You will be asked to vote for a member of the Ohio Republican Central Committee to represent you in the...

July 27th, 2022 |  


The Fraud Alert: Your Mobile phone company

This month’s Fraud Alert may not be formally classified as a fraud, but ignoring the warnings here can cost you a lot of money! If you get carel...

July 27th, 2022 |  


What is ‘Public Health’?

Public health is a term that is used to encompass a variety of activities designed to prevent the spread of disease and promote optimal health.Our mis...

July 19th, 2022 |  


Strengthening ‘Buy America’ in Ohio

America’s Great Lakes states are known for manufacturing. Mighty Ohio manufactures steel to electronic chips. 84.65 percent of Ohio’s manu...

July 12th, 2022 |  


Modernizing Ag-LINK to better serve Ohio’s farmers

Modernizing Ag-LINK to better serve Ohio’s farmers

Calling the current economic situation “complicated” would be an understatement. From 40-year high inflation and skyrocketing energy price...

June 15th, 2022 |  


The Fraud Alert: Magazine, other renewal offers

This month’s Fraud Alert is similar to last month’s column when I wrote about assumed Automatic Renewals for various types of memberships ...

May 19th, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


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New salon opens in Camden

New performing arts academy opening in September

EATON — A new dance and performing arts academy will be opening this fall in Preble County.The Envision Performance Academy will be holding clas...

June 29th, 2022 |  


Preble Memory Gardens Funeral Center to host Pre-need Lunch and Learn

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Preble Memory Gardens Funeral Center, West Alexandria, will host a free lunch and learn on Monday, June 27, from noon-1 p.m.Th...

June 22nd, 2022 |  


Husted announces TechCred results for March

COLUMBUS — Ohio Lt. Governor Jon Husted, who serves as Director of the Governor’s Office of Workforce Transformation, last week announced ...

May 13th, 2022 |  


Gard Funeral Home & Cremation Services breaks ground on projects

Gard Funeral Home & Cremation Services breaks ground on projects

EATON — The Girton Schmidt Boucher Gard Funeral Home held a ground breaking ceremony on Friday, April 29, to officially announce the business...

May 9th, 2022 |  


Twin Valley Bank providing students financial literacy resources

PREBLE COUNTY — The Twin Valley Bank is bringing financial literacy education to over 2,460 students and residents in Preble County.Students at ...

April 29th, 2022 |  


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