Southern Preble news

By Rodney & Carrie Forrer - For The Register-Herald

SOUTHERN PREBLE COUNTY — Birthdays: Chloe Webb, Stephanie Speessen.

Basement Sale: The Gratis United Methodist Church will hold a basement sale on Thursday, Aug. 3, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. All kind of gifts and items. Good food served all day. The church is located at the corner of Ohio 503 and Ohio 725, in Gratis.

Trivia answers: Grace Coleman wrote Gratis’ souvenir book and Crager J.Boardman Camden’s.

This weeks trivia: Gratis and Camden were originally named what?

Engagement: A party to celebrate the engagement of Michael Donthnier and Emily Risner was held this past Saturday at the home of Delbert and Kathy Donthnier. The house full of guests helped the couple enjoy their special time. The couple plans a fall wedding.

Library: Camden Library will have a book sale Aug. 7-12 during regular hours. They urge you to get there first for the best selection. West Elkton book club starts Thursday, Aug. 10, at 4 p.m. Bring your favorite book to discuss.

By Rodney & Carrie Forrer

For The Register-Herald