News briefs


Special meeting

There will be a joint meeting of College Corner Local Board of Education and the Union County/College Corner Joint School District on Wednesday, Aug. 31, in the Union County/College Corner Joint School District Room A 400 for the purpose of entering into executive session to discuss security arrangements.

Post election audit

The Preble County Board of Elections will meet on Wednesday, Aug. 31, for the purpose of the Aug. 2, 2022 Primary post-election audit and any business brought before the board. The post-election audit will begin at 9 a.m. Both events will be held in the Preble County Board of Elections office at 101 E. Main St., Eaton.

Road closed

Sonora Road is closed between mailbox 2568 and Euphemia Castine Road, beginning at Yohe Road, for approximately 120 days, for a full bridge replacement. For more information, contact the Preble County Engineer’s Office at 937-456-4600.

9/11 National Day of Service

The Preble County Branch of United Way of the Greater Dayton Area encourages all Americans to voluntarily support charitable causes in observance of the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. On Sunday, Sept. 11, at 8:45 a.m., the PC Branch of United Way is asking all Preble County churches to ring their bells eight times, an all veteran associations, service and fraternal organizations, and community members to observe a moment of silence.

Upcoming railroad crossing closure

Norfolk Southern Railroad has advised city officials the Main Street railroad crossing in Eaton will be closed beginning Monday, Sept. 12, for repairs. Drivers should plan their routes accordingly.

Road closed

Brubaker Road at Brubaker Covered Bridge is closed for an as of yet undetermined period of time, beginning at Ohio 122 and ending at Aukerman Creek Road due to damage to the bridge incurred in a traffic crash. No traffic is permitted.

Upcoming road/bridge closure

Beginning Monday, Aug. 8, Four Mile State Line Road is closed between Toney Lybrook Road and Concord Fairhaven Road for a full bridge replacement for six weeks. No traffic will be allowed. This closure is on Four Mile State Line Road specifically between mailbox #8837 and Toney Lybrook Road. For more information, contact the Preble County Engineer’s Office at 937-456-4600.

Road closure

Guy Murray Road, beginning at Ohio 121 (between mailboxes 6534 and 6580) and ending at Cedar Springs Road, is closed. This closure will be until approximately Nov. 10, for a full bridge replacement. For more information, contact the Preble County Engineer’s Office at 937-456-4600.