NEWS


8:58 pm |    
Bullen vying for seat
7:53 pm |    
PCHS names new directors
3:21 pm |    
PCPD welcomes Eric Loy
1:19 pm |    
July 4th event planned

News briefs

BOE meetingThe Preble County Board of Elections will conduct a special meeting on Thursday, July 2, at 1:30 p.m. The purpose of the meeting is to tran...

June 30th, 2020 |  


Senior Medicare Patrol Warns of COVID-19 fraud

EATON — The Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) has been receiving complaints of unsolicited callers using the fear and uncertainty from the COVID-19 p...

June 30th, 2020 |  


PCPD welcomes Eric Loy

PCPD welcomes Eric Loy

LEWISBURG — Eric Loy, professional guitarist, along with Earl Pittman, entertained a small crowd during an evening with Eric and Earl on Saturda...

June 30th, 2020 |  


ODOT releases weekly construction update

PREBLE COUNTY — Through the week ending July 4, the following traffic advisory includes restrictions on the state highway system in Preble Count...

June 30th, 2020 |  


Virus update presented

COLUMBUS — Ohio Governor Mike DeWine on Thursday provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.Increase in po...

June 30th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


Eaton holds 16th Annual Football Golf Outing

Eaton holds 16th Annual Football Golf Outing

ARCANUM — Beechwood Golf Course was the site of the 16th Annual Eaton Football Golf Outing on Saturday, June 6, where money was raised for the E...

June 16th, 2020 |  


Chris Fogle is all-in as Twin Valley South’s new football coach

Chris Fogle is all-in as Twin Valley South’s new football coach

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Twin Valley South recently announced the hire of its new varsity head football coach, Chris Fogle.Fogle has been teaching and ...

June 16th, 2020 |  


Local coaches react to OHSAA playoff expansion

Local coaches react to OHSAA playoff expansion

PREBLE COUNTY — On May 20, the Ohio High School Athletic Association Board of Directors unanimously voted for an expansion of the OHSAA football...

June 2nd, 2020 |  


Adam Hall focusing on discipline, execution as TCN’s new football coach

Adam Hall focusing on discipline, execution as TCN’s new football coach

LEWISBURG — Adam Hall, a 2010 graduate of Ansonia High School and former member of AHS coaching staff, has been announced as the new head footba...

June 2nd, 2020 updated: June 2nd, 2020. |  


Eaton, Shawnee grads earn awards at Defiance

Eaton, Shawnee grads earn awards at Defiance

DEFIANCE — Defiance College recently announced the winners of its 2020 Swarm Awards in an online format via Twitter. Also known as the 47th Annu...

May 20th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


7:53 pm |    
PCHS names new directors
8:15 pm |    
I-70 rest area reopened
Library set to reopen to public

Library set to reopen to public

EATON — The Preble County District Library has announced its next phase in reopening.On Wednesday, July 1, all Preble County District Library br...

June 30th, 2020 |  


Senior Medicare Patrol Warns of COVID-19 fraud

EATON — The Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) has been receiving complaints of unsolicited callers using the fear and uncertainty from the COVID-19 p...

June 30th, 2020 |  


2020 Larry A. Hart Memorial Scholarship recipient announced

WEST LIBERTY — The Larry A. Hart Memorial Scholarship Committee has announced they recently determined the recipient for 2020.Stanleigh Archer w...

June 26th, 2020 |  


Church briefs

Visitation Church community dinnersVisitation Catholic Church, 407 East Main Street, Eaton, will have its monthly community dinner on the following Th...

June 26th, 2020 |  


PCDL releases activity calendar

Curbside pickup, book drops now available during select hoursTo place holds on and reserve library items, you can either call your local branch, or lo...

June 26th, 2020 |  


OPINION


9:15 pm |    

West Alexandria news

4:25 pm
Updated: 5:44 pm. |    

Lewisburg TrailRiders thank community for support

Writer alleges constitutional violations in SD6 actions

Editor,The current orders and findings facing the Preble County Commissioners is a direct result from the commissioners refusing to reply to 2015 orde...

June 16th, 2020 |  


Bistro going to be missed

Editor:I was very disappointed to read that the Bistro is closing permanently. I enjoyed having lunch there when we visited our shut-in friends. The w...

June 16th, 2020 |  


Reforming our justice system

People all around our state and our country are calling for meaningful change in our justice system.This reform starts with holding police accountable...

June 16th, 2020 |  


Fighting for racial justice

The peaceful protests around our state and throughout our country are an expression of fear, grief, frustration, and anger.Black communities led the n...

June 11th, 2020 |  


State of Ohio absolutely failed the graduates of 2020 by its inaction

Twice on April 28, Governor DeWine stated, once on the radio and then at his afternoon press conference, that he would allow a conventional graduation...

June 11th, 2020 |  


Protecting workers on the job

It’s clear that Ohio workers are the heroes of this pandemic.At a time when we’re demanding more from them than ever before, you would thi...

May 26th, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


9:12 pm |    
Henny Penny donates masks
Bistro at Eagles Point permanently closed

Bistro at Eagles Point permanently closed

EATON — The Bistro at Eagles Point has served its last meal.Board members announced last month the Bistro will not reopen after being closed for...

June 2nd, 2020 |  


Rotary Club helping local business amid crisis

Rotary Club helping local business amid crisis

EATON — Woven through the fabric of virtually every community on earth, service clubs like Rotary International, Kiwanis International, Lions Cl...

April 14th, 2020 |  


One Eaton location among LCNB National Bank branches to temporarily close due to COVID-19 precautions

PREBLE COUNTY — LCNB National Bank announced on Tuesday, April 7, two branches will be temporarily closed out of caution for the well being of b...

April 14th, 2020 |  


Somerville Bank opens branch in New Lebanon

Somerville Bank opens branch in New Lebanon

NEW LEBANON — A Preble County business held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its first branch in Montgomery County on Thursday, Feb. 20.Somerville ...

February 27th, 2020 |  


Lewisburg Container announces internship program

Lewisburg Container announces internship program

LEWISBURG — Sergio Morales, General Manager of Lewisburg Container (a subsidiary of Pratt Industries Inc.) recently announced his company’...

February 19th, 2020 |  


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