TV Picnic a success thanks to community

Editor:The Twin Valley Community Picnic was again a very special event.For the 24th year in a row, the Twin Valley Community Picnic was a huge success...

September 8th, 2015 |  


PCHS says ‘thank you’ for successful season

Editor:On behalf of the Preble County Historical Society, I want to thank the Preble County Community for its response to our 2015 Summer Events Serie...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Giving Ohio Tire Workers a Fair Shot

The tire and rubber industry has a proud history in Ohio from Akron to Findlay, and beyond. For over one hundred years, generations of Ohio workers ha...

August 5th, 2015 |  



Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday

In our household the back-to-school season brings with it many emotions, excitement, stress, busyness, exhaustion, as well as shock of the costs of ne...

August 5th, 2015 |  


New Paris drivers: keep up the good work

Editor:To the people who drive through New Paris — Since my letter appeared recently regarding the stop signs at Main and Water Streets in New P...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Thank you, ‘Anonymous’ donor

Editor:Fresh from the show ring to the barn with his animal that is half his body weight, his prized ribbon in his back pocket, a young 4-H competitor...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Donations, volunteers sought for dinner

Editor:It is hard to believe but this is the 20th annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner to be served at Bruner Arena at the Preble County Fairgrounds in Eato...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Look to your BBB before hiring a podiatrist

DAYTON — The average person takes as much as 8,000 – 10,000 steps a day, which makes your feet one of the most used body parts. With all t...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Dispatch merger levy will not be on ballot

Editor:Recently, there have been letters and newspaper articles outlining the ongoing discussions at the commissioners’ meetings regarding a pos...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Ohio’s wet summer leading to rise in mosquitoes

Ohio is experiencing a rise in mosquitoes this summer due to heavy rains. Mosquito pools from five local health jurisdictions across the state have te...

July 21st, 2015 |