AppleFest this weekend

NEW PARIS – AppleFest will take over the village of New Paris this Friday evening, Sept. 25-Sunday, Sept. 27, as Preble County jumps quickly int...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Indictments issued by grand jury

EATON — A Preble County grand jury issued the following indictments during a Tuesday, Sept. 8 session:Terrance Campbell, 723 Lee St., Connersvil...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Discussions continue on ECS phone system

EATON — The Eaton Board of Education met Monday, Sept 15, and continued discussions about changing the school district’s communications ne...

September 22nd, 2015 |  



Crash claims life of Indiana man

EATON – Troopers from the Dayton Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol investigated a fatal crash which occurred on westbound Interstate 70 near...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Ohioans report surge of tax-related phone scams

COLUMBUS — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine last week warned that his office has received more than 600 reports of tax-related scams since Sept...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


County boards of elections get green light for E-pollbooks

COLUMBUS – Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted announced last week that county boards of elections may begin moving forward with the purchase of ...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Local business robbed at knife-point

Local business robbed at knife-point

EATON — Around 2:30 a.m. on Thursday, Sept 17, the Eaton Police Division responded to a reported armed robbery at the Village Pantry located at ...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Bulletin board

Sid Davis to appearComedian Sid Davis will perform at the American Legion Post in Eaton on Saturday, Oct. 17. Sid (Chris) Davis is a graduate of Eaton...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Gratis Township meets after 23 of 26 firefighters resign from West Elkton Department; Adkins replaces Thomas as trustee

GRATIS TOWNSHIP — The Gratis Township Trustees elected Chad Adkins to replace Jerry Thomas during their meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 16.Thomas re...

September 22nd, 2015 updated: September 22nd, 2015. |  


County employees to see 4.5 percent increase in insurance costs

EAT0N — On Monday, Sept. 14, Preble County Commissioners met with representatives from CEBCO to discuss the county’s insurance plan. Count...

September 22nd, 2015 |