NEWS


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Shawnee BOE met Jan. 5 to discusses state testing standards

By Kelsey Kimblerkkimbler@civitasmedia.comCAMDEN — Preble Shawnee Board of Education met Thursday, Jan. 5, for its organizational and regular me...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Mound Hill Cemetery released lists for 2016 interments

R-H StaffEATON — Mound Hill Cemetery in the City of Eaton, has released its annual report of interments for 2016.Total interments for the year w...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Eaton BOE discusses pilot program

By Kelsey Kimblerkkimbler@civitasmedia.comEATON — Eaton Middle School has a new course currently in its pilot year which is aimed at encouraging...

January 13th, 2017 |  


New Paris council discusses issues

By Kelsey Kimblerkkimbler@civitasmedia.comNEW PARIS — New Paris Village Council approved a motion to purchase two basic Ohio Revised Code books ...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Oxford plans Amtrak Station

By Kelsey Kimblerkkimbler@civitasmedia.comOXFORD — Oxford City Council met on Tuesday, Jan. 3 for its first meeting of the new year.The meeting ...

January 13th, 2017 |  


District library plans activities

Kids and familiesHomeschool Hour: Simple CircuitsLearn some electrical and engineering basics with a lesson on simple circuits. Students will be able ...

January 13th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Big 4th quarter lifts Eaton

Cold shooting night costs Panthers in 52-36 loss

COVINGTON — Joe Smith has seen this before.His Tri-County North boys’ basketball team has been able to play a solid two or three quarters ...

January 13th, 2017 |  


‘Frustrating’ week for TVS

‘Frustrating’ week for TVS

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Tony Augspurger called last week a “frustrating week” for his Twin Valley South boys’ basketball team.Facing...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Abner, Laird lead Blazers to win

UNION CITY — Behind career-high performances from Savanna Abner and Makena Laird, National Trail’s girls’ basketball team evened its...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Shawnee grapplers place second at Milton

WEST MILTON — Preble Shawnee’s wrestling team had three individual champions at the Milton-Union Varsity Bulldog Invitational on Saturday,...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Blazers suffer first loss in CCC

Blazers suffer first loss in CCC

NEW PARIS — National Trail’s boys’ basketball team couldn’t overcome its struggles on the offensive end of the court as it fel...

January 13th, 2017 |  


RedHawks resume NCHC play against Huskies at Cady Arena

OXFORD —Miami’s hockey team aims to continue its winning ways of late when it resumes NCHC play at home against St. Cloud State this weeke...

January 6th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Birth announcement
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Church rededicates facility

West Alexandria news

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays: Rick Rivers, Victoria Watts, Luke Byrne, Camilla Crews, Mason Crews, Heather Procopio, Dylan Guehring, Brenda Owens...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Birth

OXFORD — Jody Farler and James Baker announce the birth of their son, Bradley, on Nov. 25, 2016.Bradley was born at McCullough-Hyde Memorial Hos...

December 18th, 2016 |  


District library plans events

PREBLE COUNTY — The Preble County District Library recently released a list of its upcoming events.Kids and familiesEaton Library winter story t...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Birth announcements

Kaliyah Ray-Lynn TuckerCAMDEN — Sierra Sizemore announces the birth of her daughter, Kaliyah Ray-Lynn Tucker.Born Oct. 21, 2016, at McCullough-H...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Blood drive scheduled for Dec. 1

EATON – First Presbyterian Church in Eaton will host a blood drive Thursday, Dec. 1, from 1-7 p.m. in the Social Hall, 123 W. Decatur St.Communi...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Scouts hold special Thanksgiving meal

EATON — Boy Scout Troop 78 of Eaton recently held its annual “Turkey Cookout” on Saturday, Nov. 12, at the Preble County Fairgrounds...

November 17th, 2016 |  


OPINION


My insurance doesn’t cover what?

COLUMBUS — Owning an insurance policy for your home or apartment should provide a sense of security, but Ohio Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor sa...

January 6th, 2017 |  


A resolution to keep: family disaster plans make a difference

DAYTON — While it’s impossible to predict exactly when a disaster may strike, taking time to plan ahead can help your family prepare for t...

January 6th, 2017 |  


Chapman, McGuffey, Forrester planted seeds for what ‘our sick world needs’

What world legacy was left for the new year that we just entered? “A chaotic world consumed by intractable conflicts” was the recent sober...

January 6th, 2017 |  


Drunk driving bill will increase ignition interlock use in Ohio

COLUMBUS — Wednesday, Ohio Governor John Kasich signed HB 388, “Annie’s Law,” to increase the use of ignition interlocks and p...

January 6th, 2017 |  


Delivering results in 2016

Ohioans are tired of Washington gridlock and want to see things getting done that will help them and their families. That’s how I feel. We don&#...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Making headway in the fight against homelessness in 2016

At the close of a tumultuous year, Ohioans have reason to be thankful: we are finally seeing significant progress in the fight against homelessness in...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Somerville National Bank announces promotions

Somerville National Bank announces promotions

SOMERVILLE — Somerville National Bank recently announced the promotion of three of its bank officers, Paul Taylor, David Ulrich, and Beverly Kol...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


NMA names Butch Hildebrand director of sales

TEMECULA, CALIFORNIA — National Merchants Association, a bankcard leader and merchant advocacy group, recently announced the appointment of Ohio...

July 12th, 2016 |  


Know your fireworks rules

OHIO — There’s the old joke: Independence Day is the holiday when we show how much we love our country by blowing up a small part of it.No...

July 2nd, 2016 |  


Stop threats in advance

EATON — The Preble County Development Partnership and the Preble County Chamber of Commerce are hosting a free workshop: Cyber Threats, How to M...

May 10th, 2016 |  


Barnes takes different job route

Barnes takes different job route

EATON — Stephen Barnes didn’t go into the business for which his family is so well-known in the Eaton area, but he has come home to bring ...

April 21st, 2016 |  


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