Writer supports Jane Marshall for commissioner

To Whom It May Concern:“Be independent” – Jane Marshall’s slogan when she ran for Preble County Commissioner previously. It is...

January 26th, 2021 |  


Wick: New commissioner must make “future of Preble County their priority”

Dear Editor,I would like to make the citizens aware of an important decision the Republican Central Committee will make in the coming days to fill the...

January 5th, 2021 |  


Writer endorses Robertson for open commissioner seat

A republican form of government, where a small body of citizens comprise the representation of the larger body. A system to ensure the individual libe...

December 23rd, 2020 |  



In response to “Finding Our Veterans”

I am writing in response to the article “Finding Our Veterans,” which appeared in this paper on Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020 by the Commodore P...

December 16th, 2020 |  


Participate in the $100 Challenge: Support local Preble County businesses

We thought we’d be sharing hot cocoa and coffee - or hot toddies and wassail, if that’s more your style. At a time when our community woul...

December 16th, 2020 |  


Gratitude this Thanksgiving

“He preached as a dying man to dying men.” Rev. John Burns’ congregation in Lawrence, Massachusetts, knew he was suffering from a fa...

November 25th, 2020 |  


Writer supports Cox for 43rd District

Editor:In the late 1960s my father moved us north, to Preble County, in search of a better job, because of his decision, I grew up in a community that...

October 28th, 2020 |  


Connelly supports Portman legislation for PPE tax credits

As an essential business, Henny Penny has operated throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. In March, we quickly realized that keeping our employee owners he...

October 20th, 2020 |  


Marshall supports Cox for House District 43

To the Editor:We Deserve A Leader in ColumbusHouse District 43 (Preble and part of Montgomery) needs a leader in Columbus who will put people first an...

October 14th, 2020 |  


Wick alleges lack of transparency regarding SD6

Dear Editor,After the consent agreement revote on Sept. 30 concerning Sewer District 6, Commissioner Creech posted on his Facebook page his explanatio...

October 10th, 2020 |