News briefs

EACC to perform Sunday

The Eaton Area Community Chorus will hold a concert Sunday, Nov. 19, at 3 p.m. at the Eaton Performing Arts Center.

BOE meeting

The Preble County Board of Elections will begin the 2017 General Election official canvass and conduct a regular business meeting on Monday, Nov. 20, at 2 p.m. in the Board’s office at 101 E. Main St., Eaton, Ohio. Completion of the 2017 General official canvass and the regular business meeting will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 28, at 1:30 p.m. in the Board’s office.

PCESC meetings

The regular monthly meetings of the Preble County Educational Service Center Governing Board will be held the fourth Wednesday of each month, with noted exceptions, at the PCESC facility located at 597 Hillcrest Drive, Eaton, at 5:30 p.m. Next meeting will br Dec. 15 (fourth Friday, time changed to 3:30 p.m.)

Road closure

Beginning Wednesday, Oct. 4, Foos Road is closed between U.S. 127 and Monroe Central Road for a bridge replacement. This closure will be specifically between Box 686 and 529 and will bec closed to all traffic for approximately 10 weeks. For additional information, visit

Bell ringers for SA

Volunteers are being sought to help with bell ringing for the Salvation Army at the Oxford Krogers, raising money for the less fortunate. Anyone can sign up by going to the Oxford Kiwanis website at and clicking the volunteer tab.

Eaton Library Open House

Eaton Library Holiday Open House will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 13 from 5-7:30 p.m. The event will feature music by Eric Loy, punch and cookies, ornament crafts, and prize drawings for all ages.

Humane society wish list

The Humane Society of Preble County is always in need of the following items: cat litter (scoopable or non-scoopable), dry kitten food, canned puppy food, Clorox bleach, liquid Lysol or Fabuloso, liquid laundry detergent, air freshener, trash bags (33 gallon or tall kitchen bags), large Nyla bones and fabric softener sheets for dryers. Drop off these much-needed items to the shelter during operating hours. The Humane Society of Preble County is located at 951 S. Barron St, Eaton.