(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 |  



‘Free exercise of ambition:’ Let’s get it right

The free exercise of religion is the rock upon which America was built. But it was the free exercise of ambition which did the building.Ambition took ...

February 26th, 2019 |  


Introducing the history of the HOH

Over the next few weeks leading up to the deadline for submission of nominations for the 2019 Hall of Honor, we will be publishing the details of Hall...

February 19th, 2019 |  


In An emergency – check with BBB before choosing a towing company

There’re roughly 220 million drivers in the U.S. Many have required the assistance of a towing company. Nobody ever plans on having a car breakd...

February 19th, 2019 |  


Protecting the rights of Ohioans

Last week, the Senate Judiciary Committee approved two nominees to the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals with a proven record of fighting to strip Ohioan...

February 19th, 2019 |  


Open Road Renewables welcomes questions

Editor:A recent writer discussed several concerns regarding weed control, herbicide use, and run off related to the construction and operation of two ...

February 19th, 2019 |  


Operation Christmas Child says ‘thank you’

Editor:I am writing to thank Eaton residents for sharing the true meaning of Christmas with children in need this past holiday season.Because of the g...

February 8th, 2019 |  


Governor DeWine announces New website, public awareness campaign to help families better access information about foster care, adoption

COLUMBUS — You don’t have to be wealthy or have an advanced degree to open your home to children in need. You just need “100 percent...

February 5th, 2019 |