NEWS


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PCSO’s Caplinger retiring
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Veterans news

Park District set to open Devil’s Backbone park

CAMDEN — The Preble County Park District (PCPD) announced last week the soft opening date for early access to its newest nature preserve park, t...

August 16th, 2022 |  


CHIP housing program topic of meeting

EATON — On Monday, Aug. 1, during the Preble County Commissioners’ regular meeting, the board met with with Janelle Caron and her team fro...

August 16th, 2022 |  


Lane, ramp closures scheduled for I-70 rehab project

PREBLE COUNTY — Paving operations continue on Interstate 70 as part of the major resurfacing and bridge rehabilitation project in Preble County,...

August 16th, 2022 |  


Veterans news

Veterans news

West Alexandria American Legion Post 322Monthly meetings are held as follows: Legion members — second Monday of each month at 7:30 p.m.; Sons me...

August 16th, 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 ...

August 16th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Spring, winter athletes honored by WOAC

PREBLE COUNTY — Several Preble County athletes were recently honored by the Western Ohio Athletic Conference for their performances during the w...

July 12th, 2022 |  


Hall welcomes newest members

Hall welcomes newest members

EATON — After a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Preble County Athletic Hall of Fame returned on Sunday, May 29.This year, eigh...

June 16th, 2022 |  


Martin sets PR, places 4th at state

Martin sets PR, places 4th at state

COLUMBUS — Josh Martin saved his best performance for last.The Eaton senior soared to a personal best jump and as a result earned All-Ohio honor...

June 13th, 2022 |  


Eaton’s journey ends with regional seminfinal loss

Eaton’s journey ends with regional seminfinal loss

MASON — It didn’t happen too often this season, but when the chips were down Eaton’s baseball team was able to find a way to come ou...

June 13th, 2022 |  


Trio qualifies for state track

Trio qualifies for state track

TROY and PIQUA — Cole Bishop, Whyatt Lakes and Josh Martin are headed to state.The trio will represent Twin Valley South and Eaton this coming w...

May 31st, 2022 |  


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LIFE


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Giving a gift of life

Preble County Pork Festival bringing back smorgasbord

EATON — The 51st Annual Preble County Pork Festival has announced the return of a fan favorite, the smorgasbord.“This inclusive meal is se...

August 18th, 2022 |  


TCN hosting track, turf dedication

LEWISBURG — Tri-County North Local Schools will host a dedication ceremony for its new track and turf, and a Community pep rally, on Thursday, A...

August 18th, 2022 |  


‘Twitty & Lynn’ to appear at Star Theatre

EATON — On Wednesday, Sep. 14, country musical royalty will be gracing the stage at The Star Theatre at Eagles Point in Eaton.Tre Twitty and Tay...

August 18th, 2022 |  


West Alexandria news

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays this week: Nancy Cunningham, Tyler Bassler, Sue Belvo, Jo Lindloff, Debbie Schmidt, Danielle Ulrich, Jim Ray, Katie ...

August 18th, 2022 |  


Old Fashioned Downtown Saturday Night pre-registration available

Old Fashioned Downtown Saturday Night pre-registration available

EATON — Downtown Eaton will come alive again on Saturday, Aug. 27, as the 24th annual Old Fashioned Downtown Saturday Night brings an evening of...

August 16th, 2022 |  


Church briefs

Collecting gift cards for Eastern Kentucky flood victimsThe First Southern Baptist Church of Camden is partnering with Kentucky Baptist Disaster Relie...

August 16th, 2022 |  


OPINION


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 |  


Looking forward to Ohio In-Demand Jobs

Looking forward to Ohio In-Demand Jobs

Well, seniors, you have a month! You are in the home stretch! This is both an exciting and slightly scary time, but I know that you “have this.&...

April 29th, 2022 |  


COS volunteers seeking ‘change’

COS volunteers seeking ‘change’

WEST ALEXANDRIA — If you want change, you take action. That’s just what Convention of States (COS) Volunteers are doing.On Saturday, April...

April 29th, 2022 |  


The Fraud Alert: Automatic renewals

Maybe you are one of those that likes to receive the following type of notice: “As a service to you, future renewals will be automatically bille...

April 19th, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


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New salon opens in Camden

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 |  


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 |  


Panthers Prep celebrated with ribbon cutting

Panthers Prep celebrated with ribbon cutting

LEWISBURG — Panthers Prep, located at 106 W. Dayton Street in Lewisburg, offers a play-based preschool learning center.Panthers Prep was license...

April 7th, 2022 |  


New mental health practice opens in Camden

New mental health practice opens in Camden

CAMDEN — The Village of Camden welcomed Kate Duskey and her mental health practice, Bravada Counseling LLC, with a ribbon cutting ceremony to ce...

April 7th, 2022 |  


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