NEWS


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Webb wins spelling bee
8:01 pm |    
PC legal battle with BOE
Commissioners discuss Ohio Stands United

Commissioners discuss Ohio Stands United

PREBLE COUNTY — Preble County Commissioner Rodney Creech would like the county to take an official stance supporting second amendment rights.Dur...

January 16th, 2020 |  


Martin Burnett takes Alford plea in rape, sex abuse case

EATON — A Montgomery County man entered an Alford plea to charges of rape, a first-degree felony, in Preble County Common Pleas Court Monday aft...

January 16th, 2020 |  


Timeline of BOE requests released

EATON — The Preble County Board of Elections (BOE) and the Preble County Commissioners continue to discuss the Preble County Courthouse and whet...

January 16th, 2020 |  


Student notes

Edison State Fall 2019 Dean’s List Edison State Community College recognized 447 students for excellence in academics on the Fall 2019 Semester ...

January 16th, 2020 |  


Grand jury issues drug, other indictments

EATON — A Preble County grand jury issued the following indictments during a Monday, Jan. 6, session:Shane Aldean Aslinger, 1521 Linda Lane, Ric...

January 16th, 2020 |  


TCN FFA establishes Alumni, Friends, Family program

LEWISBURG — Tri-County North Miami Valley Career Technology Center (MVCTC) FFA Chapter is working on establishing an FFA Alumni, Friends and Fam...

January 16th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


12:59 pm |    
Arrows cruise by TCN, 62-21

Eaton hosting 50th annual wrestling invitational this weekend

EATON — Eaton will host its 50th annual wrestling invitational this weekend.The Eaton/Sam Ridder Invitational will take place Friday and Saturda...

January 23rd, 2020 |  


Trail boys still unbeaten in CCC; girls fall to Madison, T-V

Trail boys still unbeaten in CCC; girls fall to Madison, T-V

NEW PARIS — National Trail’s boys basketball team split a pair of games over the weekend, which included winning a key conference game to ...

January 23rd, 2020 |  


WRESTLING ROUNDUP: Trail wins Panther Invite; Eaton hosts Monroe, Northmont

WRESTLING ROUNDUP: Trail wins Panther Invite; Eaton hosts Monroe, Northmont

LEWISBURG — National Trail’s wrestling team claimed five individual titles en route to winning the 24th Annual Panther Invitational on Sat...

January 16th, 2020 |  


GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Eagles off to best start in program history at 12-1

GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Eagles off to best start in program history at 12-1

PREBLE COUNTY — Eaton’s girls basketball team is off to its best start in program history after posting a pair of wins over Oakwood and Mo...

January 16th, 2020 |  


BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Blazers alone atop CCC standings

BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Blazers alone atop CCC standings

PREBLE COUNTY — National Trail’s boys’ basketball team picked up a pair of Cross County Conference wins last week, to remain unbeate...

January 16th, 2020 |  


Singleton’s double-double leads Shawnee

Singleton’s double-double leads Shawnee

CAMDEN — Preble Shawnee gave head coach Dale Spitler Jr. a nice 33rd birthday present with a hard-fought 61-56 win over a physical Milton-Union ...

January 9th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


Senior edition

EATON — We are going to the dogs! We are having an open house and meet and greet on Wednesday, Jan. 29, from 4-8 p.m. Stop in and see the senior...

January 21st, 2020 |  


District library releases activity calendar, lists services available

Kids & Family ProgramsNew Year = More BorrowsKick the winter blues by catching up on your favorite TV series or by streaming your favorite album u...

January 21st, 2020 |  


Big Brothers Big Sisters Miami Valley Receives $40,000 award from OJJDP

MIAMI VALLEY — The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), an office within the United Stated Department of Justice (DOJ)...

January 16th, 2020 |  


West Alexandria news

WEST ALEXANDRIA — West Alexandria Baseball Organization league sign-ups will be held Saturday, Jan. 18 and 25, and Feb. 1, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. a...

January 16th, 2020 |  


Fairmount Cemetery reports 2019 burials

SOMERS TOWNSHIP — The Somers Township Trustees reported there were 32 burials at the Fairmount Cemetery located on Camden Road in Camden, for t...

January 16th, 2020 |  


Senior living: self-care activities for seniors

Senior living: self-care activities for seniors

EATON — Diet and exercise are usually top of mind when thinking about senior health and wellness, but there is a mental health component that is...

January 15th, 2020 |  


OPINION


Wick on EPA threat: ‘All commissioners need to get in the fight’

Editor,Nov. 9, 2019, marked 10 years that raw sewage has overflowed into Preble County ditches and streams from the trailer park located at 32 Quaker ...

January 9th, 2020 |  


Writer touts PC Career Connections program

Editor:The Preble County Educational Service Center’s Career Connections program benefits students, employers, and our community. Although my wo...

January 9th, 2020 |  


Preble Arts offering up programs for 2020

Preble Arts is in full swing come 2020! We have classes for adults and youth along with workshops for all ages! Preble Arts is offering classes and wo...

January 9th, 2020 |  


Sorrell thanks others for their support

Editor,I am writing to say that I am overwhelmed and humbled by the kind words and awards that have been presented to me over the past couple of month...

December 19th, 2019 |  


Writer supporting SB 221, Sheriff Simpson

Editor:Senate Bill 221: Although we live in a free society, all of us accept or should accept the notion that there will be or should be reasonable li...

December 19th, 2019 |  


Blazin Saddles thanks community for support

Editor:Blazin Saddles 4-H Club would like to thank all those who supported the Blazin Saddles Speed Show series this year. Because of your support our...

December 19th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


The Burg Deli opens in Lewisburg

The Burg Deli opens in Lewisburg

LEWISBURG — The Burg Deli, located at 334 W. Cumberland St. in Lewisburg, opened on Monday, Nov. 25. A ribbon cutting with the Lewisburg Chamber...

December 13th, 2019 |  


How to avoid holiday scams with BBB’s help

MIAMI VALLEY — For most people, the holidays are a time of giving. However, this isn’t the case for scammers. The holiday season is an opp...

December 6th, 2019 |  


New gym opens in Lewisburg

New gym opens in Lewisburg

LEWISBURG — Outer Limits Gym, located at 9745 Rockridge Rd. in Lewisburg, officially opened its doors for business on Saturday, Nov. 16. The bus...

November 30th, 2019 |  


Larkin Cobb hosts Harvest Celebration

Larkin Cobb hosts Harvest Celebration

EATON —Larkin Cobb Chevrolet Buick GMC hosted its annual Harvest Celebration on Thursday, Oct. 24. The event featured: a live broadcast by Joe M...

November 1st, 2019 |  


TCC/Verizon opens new location in Eaton

TCC/Verizon opens new location in Eaton

EATON — The Cellular Connection (TCC) held a grand opening ribbon cutting for its local Verizon retailer’s new location on Thursday, Sept....

October 1st, 2019 |  


Harris-Maggard Memorials honors history

Harris-Maggard Memorials honors history

EATON — Harris-Maggard Memorials celebrated its 35th anniversary on Friday, Sept. 27, with a ribbon cutting. The company has been a Preble Count...

October 1st, 2019 |  


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