American cars, American jobs

It’s time for the president to keep his promises to Ohio autoworkers.As GM began laying off workers in Lordstown last week, we also heard the co...

March 19th, 2019 |  


‘Women with wings’

March is the month of my 80th birthday. I grew up in a hilly and woodsy section of semi-rural Ohio. A neighbor’s car rolled down one of those hi...

March 19th, 2019 |  


Hall of Honor: calling for nominees

This article is the seventh in our series related to the Sara Swartsel Hall of Honor, sponsored by the Preble County Historical Society and The Regist...

March 19th, 2019 |  



On National Ag Day and every day, we celebrate #OurFarmers

Farmers are the backbone of America. They grow food to feed us, fiber to clothe us, and fuel to run our homes and cars. Their hard work and dedication...

March 19th, 2019 |  


Hall of Honor history continues

EATON — This article is the fourth in our series related to the Sara Swartsel Hall of Honor, sponsored by the Preble County Historical Society a...

March 16th, 2019 |  


OIU agents offer safety tips for drugged drinks locally and abroad

COLUMBUS — Whether college students are going to bars and parties on campuses or away on spring break, they need to be mindful of their surround...

March 12th, 2019 |  


Writer: closing Ohio’s nuclear power plants would harm the economy, environment

Editor:Bad government decisions are crippling Ohio’s most important and reliable energy source, jeopardizing thousands of jobs and the quality o...

March 5th, 2019 |  


(Not so) common tree names

Buttonwood. Bee Tree. Bilsted. Each of these is a common name for three common trees found in this part of the world, better known to us as Sycamore, ...

March 5th, 2019 |  


Resident asks ORR: ‘Will you be here to clean up the damage?’

Editor:As the issue of potential solar panels being raised on Preble County farmland continues to surface, it is understandable that neighbors of the ...

February 26th, 2019 |  


History of Hall of Honor, part 2

This article is the second in our series related to the Sara Swartsel Hall of Honor, sponsored by the Preble County Historical Society and The Registe...

February 26th, 2019 |