News briefs

College Corner Board of Education

The College Corner Local Board of Education has announced that the regular board meeting scheduled for March 8 will start at 5:30 p.m. instead of 5:45 p.m.

First United Church of Christ

First United Church of Christ at 400 N. Main St. in Lewisburg will hold a cream chicken biscuit dinner carryout on Saturday, March 20. The meal includes a main dish, a choice of salad and a dessert.

Pick up your menu/order from in the church parking lot and pick up meals at the church kitchen steps or come in to get your meal from 4-6:30 p.m. The meal is carryout only, and the only cost is a donation. No phone orders, please.

Preble County Chamber of Commerce

The Preble County Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Grow with Google to help chamber and community members learn digital skills with a virtual workshop on Tuesday, March 9, at 9 a.m.

During the workshop, “Digital Skills for Everyday Use,” individuals will learn to use templates in Google Sheets to build a personalized to-do list, use templates in Google Docs to create a meeting agenda, and more.

Attendance is limited to 30 individuals. Register online at

This is the first in a series of quarterly training sessions to be offered in 2021. The next, scheduled for Tuesday, April 13, will help attendees “Learn the Basics of Google Ads.” Watch for registration information for the April session to be released soon.

United Way of Greater Dayton

United Way of the Greater Dayton Area will be awarding federal funds under the Emergency Food and Shelter program (EFSP) in 2021 to help supplement local emergency food and shelter services in Montgomery, Greene and Preble Counties.

Agencies interested in applying for funding may access the application by visiting or by contacting Laura Engel at or Alexa Little at

Proposals must be submitted by end of business on Friday, March 26.

Submit proposals in a sealed envelope, clearly marked on the outside with the RFP title, due date and time of submission as well as electronically to the contact indicated for the county in which you are applying to providing services for.

Montgomery & Greene Counties: United Way of the Greater Dayton Area, C/O Laura Engel, 33 West First St. Suite 500, Dayton, OH 45402.

Preble County: United Way of the Greater Dayton Area, C/O Alexa Little, 225 N Barron St., Eaton, OH 45320.