NEWS


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ECC presents donations
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ESC hosts training
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Purely CBD opens in Eaton
Bench dedicated by EHS Class of 1979

Bench dedicated by EHS Class of 1979

EATON — Members of the 1979 class of Eaton High School donated a park bench to the high school on Nov. 25 to commemorate the 40th anniversary of...

December 6th, 2019 |  


FFA jackets awarded to four PC youth

COLUMBUS — The Ohio FFA Foundation recently announced it will be awarding the symbolic FFA jackets to several first-year members, including thre...

December 6th, 2019 |  


Edison state awards PCYF scholarships

EATON — The Preble County Youth Foundation (PCYF) recently announced Edison State Community College awarded Zowie Bradburn and Gregory Back with...

December 6th, 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 |  


Mental health training offered

PREBLE COUNTY — The Preble County Mental Health & Recovery Board is offering a Mental Health First Aid training (adult version). The trainin...

December 6th, 2019 |  


The Burg Deli opens in Lewisburg

The Burg Deli opens in Lewisburg

LEWISBURG — The Burg Deli, located at 334 W. Cumberland St., Lewisburg, opened on Monday, Nov. 25. It’s ribbon cutting with the Lewisburg ...

December 5th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


PREP SCHEDULE: Week of Nov. 25

PREP SCHEDULE: Week of Nov. 25

PREP SCHEDULE: WEEK OF NOV. 25Tuesday, Nov. 26GIRLS BASKETBALLMiddletown Madison @ Eaton 7:15 p.m.Miami East @ National Trail 7 p.m.Brookville @ Prebl...

November 26th, 2019 |  


Eagles have talent to compete

Eagles have talent to compete

EATON — As Dave Honhart is set to begin his sixth season as Eaton’s girls basketball coach he feels this may be his most talented team in ...

November 26th, 2019 |  


TVS to host tip-off tournament

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Twin Valley South will host its 8th annual boys basketball tip-off tournament, hosted by Wings Etc., beginning Wednesday, Nov....

November 26th, 2019 |  


Arrows replacing 5 starters; looking to contend for league title

Arrows replacing 5 starters; looking to contend for league title

CAMDEN — It would be easy to write off Preble Shawnee’s girls’ basketball team even before this season starts.After all, the Arrows ...

November 25th, 2019 |  


NT to go as far as ‘seniors can take them’

NT to go as far as ‘seniors can take them’

NEW PARIS — Coming off its best season in several years, National Trail’s girls basketball team will be looking to ride that momentum into...

November 25th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


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West Alexandria news

West Alexandria news

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays this week: Patricia Schiml, Rhonda Haines, Kate Habekost, Helen Holman, Ben Hickey, Ken Carter, Linda Fitzwater, Cra...

November 25th, 2019 |  


Live sharks visiting Preble County District Library

EATON — The Wave on Wheels Foundation at Newport Aquarium is bringing live sharks to the library.In addition to sharks, several animal biofacts ...

November 15th, 2019 |  


HIT hosting gala fundraiser

EATON — Home Is The (HIT) Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization devoted to Preble County as housing advocates. The group will be host...

November 8th, 2019 |  


BBB says buyer beware: Facebook grant scam has scammers posing as family members, friends

DAYTON — Scam phone calls and letters seem to be an everyday occurrence, but recently scammers have turned to Facebook Messenger as a means of c...

November 8th, 2019 |  


Senior edition

EATON — Reflexology: Reflexology is on the third Thursday (Nov. 21) at the Senior Activities Center. It is a great way to relieve stress and ten...

November 6th, 2019 |  


Church briefs

Holiday Craft and Gift BazaarNorthside Chapel First Church of God, located at 6820 North Main Street, in Camden, will be holding its Holiday Craft and...

November 5th, 2019 updated: November 8th, 2019. |  


OPINION


During National Substance Abuse Awareness Month, state agencies encourage older adults to be safe with medications

COLUMBUS — Older adults are at increased risk of complications from medication misuse and abuse. Research has shown that three out of five older...

November 6th, 2019 |  


Warning: ‘pay day loans can be troublesome’

Pay day loans are typically for people who need cash in a hurry. People with poor credit or those with little to no savings are a natural clientele fo...

November 6th, 2019 |  


Writer: ‘sad commentary for Preble County if vote to fight’ EPA ‘isn’t 3-0’

Editor:The Preble County Commissioners,the Ohio Attorney General, the Ohio EPA, and the Preble County District Attorney are meeting in executive sessi...

November 5th, 2019 updated: November 5th, 2019. |  


Swihart encourages ‘yes’ on NT levy

Editor:As a community member, property owner, National Trail graduate, parent, and grandparent of current National Trail students; I ask fellow member...

October 25th, 2019 |  


Line seeks support for PCDL levy

Editor:The time I have spent working at the Preble County District Library has shown me the impact a local library can have on a community. The branch...

October 25th, 2019 |  


Lindley supporting ECS income tax renewal

Editor:Benjamin Franklin said “Investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” Even though that remark was made over 200 years ago it hol...

October 25th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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New gym opens in Lewisburg
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 |  


BWC sending $172 million to cities, counties, public employers

COLUMBUS – Preble County Commissioners will collect nearly $93,000 from the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) as part of the agen...

October 1st, 2019 |  


Henny Penny Chairman Steve Cobb to retire

Henny Penny Chairman Steve Cobb to retire

EATON — Henny Penny’s Chairman of the Board, Steve Cobb, recently announced he will retire as chairman at the end of 2019. Chairman respon...

September 17th, 2019 |  


Chamber accepting Leadership Preble County applications

EATON — The fourth round of Leadership Preble County is set to kick off on Oct. 24, and applications are now being accepted. Are you a driven in...

September 17th, 2019 |  


The Bison and The Boar welcomes new executive chef

The Bison and The Boar welcomes new executive chef

WEST ALEXANDRIA — The Bison and The Boar recently welcomed long-time area chef Don Warfe to the back of house.“It’s been exciting to...

August 27th, 2019 |  


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