NEWS


Pre-GBD efforts deemed successful

OXFORD — On Friday, the Oxford Police Department released its enforcement statistics for the Miami University tradition known as “Green Be...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Ohio awards certification to the Oxford Division of Police for adopting standards

COLUMBUS — The Oxford Division of Police (Butler County) has adopted and implemented state standards established by the Ohio Collaborative Commu...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


News briefs

Mammal, Bird, Amphibian or Reptile?Do you like to observe animals where we live? How are they alike or different from each other? What do they eat and...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


As Sunshine Week Begins, Attorney General DeWine Announces Updates of ‘Yellow Book,’ Sunshine Law Training Videos

COLUMBUS — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine recently released the 2017 edition of Ohio Sunshine Laws: An Open Government Resource Manual, along...

March 21st, 2017 |  


National Trail Buy a Brick campaign under way

NEW PARIS — The National Trail School Foundation is offering an opportunity for families to demonstrate their support of National Trail students...

March 21st, 2017 |  


TVS Band and Choir students earn ‘Superior’ ratings

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Twin Valley South High School’s band and choir recently competed at the Ohio Music Education Association (OMEA) Solo and...

March 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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MU opens series with win
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Wilt to play at Defiance
Witt perfect fit for Bowser

Witt perfect fit for Bowser

EATON — Lew Bowser was looking for the perfect fit when it came to making his choice to continue his athletic and academic careers.He found it i...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Wright signs with St. Francis

Wright signs with St. Francis

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Madison Wright knew she enjoyed running at a young age.She also knew it was something that she would like to do at the collegi...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Creech to play at MVNU

Creech to play at MVNU

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Twin Valley South soccer standout Abby Creech will continue her academic and athletic career at NAIA Division I Mount Vernon N...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Eaton’s Melling chooses Witt

Eaton’s Melling chooses Witt

EATON — Eaton’s KJ Melling’s senior season on the football field didn’t go as planned as he battled injuries and missed severa...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Miami ladies sweep invitational

Miami ladies sweep invitational

OXFORD — An offensive explosion from Miami University’s softball team powered them to a doubleheader sweep in the opening day of the Miami...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Mechanicsburg’s Kaleb Romero becomes 29th four-time state champion

COLUMBUS — Mechanicsburg senior Kaleb Romero won his fourth-consecutive individual wrestling state championship and Lakewood St. Edward, St. Par...

March 14th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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What is a silent stroke?

Visit the Pet Center to see all pets

EATON — The public is reminded to visit The Pet Center to see what pets may be available. Not every dog or cat living in the Humane Society of P...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |  


West Alexandria news

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays this week: Judy Wright, Chandler Jay Ulrich, Emily Hittle, Abbey Fergus, Elizabeth Fischer, Sheena Dougherty, Jerri ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Southern Preble news

SOUTHERN PREBLE COUNTY — Birthdays: Joseph DeVaughn, March 4; Gladys Grimme, March 21; Josh and Aaron Forrer and Colton Cassidy, March 15.Sympat...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Senior edition

EATON — Big Wheels for Meals March 20-24: We will have guests from Preble County Medical Center, Preble County Board of Developmental Disabiliti...

March 19th, 2017 |  


What is a silent stroke?

What is a silent stroke?

METRO — The brain is a complex organ responsible for controlling many different bodily functions. When working at optimal capacity, the brain is...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Understanding, preventing and managing osteoarthritis

METRO — The most common chronic condition of the joints in both the United States and Canada, osteoarthritis affects roughly 30 million people i...

March 17th, 2017 |  


OPINION


U.S. running out of places to borrow

As the federal debt has gone from astounding to unbelievable to incomprehensible, a new problem has emerged: The US government is actually running out...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Election letter deadline reminder

The last day letters related to the May 2, special election will be published is Saturday, April 22. (Deadline for those letters will be Tuesday, Apri...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |  


About that ‘Skinny Budget’

President Trump’s administration released its “skinny” budget today (Thursday, March 16) with a plan to release further details in t...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Honesty and integrity: America needs leaders with these

What do an Indianapolis banker and a traveling cigar salesman from Wichita have in common? Note: this is not a joke. Answer: Honesty and integrity. Ol...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Writer wants ‘quiet hometown feeling’ back

Editor:As a citizen in the City of Eaton I felt compelled to share my story. I have lived in this quiet city for the last 20 years and have felt very ...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Ohio needs more funding for higher education

With the rising cost of college, Governor Kasich’s 2018-2019 budget calls for a tuition freeze on Ohio’s public universities. But accordin...

March 19th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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WEDI now heard on FM 105.5

Bank grants available

HAMILTON — U.S. Bank awarded $62,500 in grants to nonprofits organizations in Butler and Preble Counties, and $26.2 million in total across the ...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Prodigy Salon and Spa LLC held its grand opening and ribbon cutting on Friday, Nov. 18. Owned by Jacob and Chelsea Sorrell, Prodigy is located in down...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Oxford realtors honored

OXFORD — Coldwell Banker College Real Estate announced six of its agents who recently the “Presidents Sales Club” Award. Those award...

November 10th, 2016 |  


Bullen Ultrasonics wins three 2016 manufacturing awards

EATON, OH — Bullen Ultrasonics, a globally recognized pioneer and leader in ultrasonic machining, announced last week it won first place in the ...

November 1st, 2016 |  


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 |  


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