‘It’s been an honor to serve’

My mission every day is to fight for a smaller, less costly and more accountable government. Over the last five …

September 29th, 2015 |  

Extending foster care to the age of 21

Parents prepare their children for independence by teaching them life skills that will help them make good decisions as adults. …

September 29th, 2015 |  

Looking for a new hair style? Check with BBB to see who makes the cut

The business of cutting and styling hair is a more than $20 billion a year industry. With more than 82,000 …

September 29th, 2015 |  

Writer: PCDL is ‘jewel of the county’

Editor: A place of assistance, help, congeniality, a safe place for children. Helpful to the point of extreme. The satellite …

September 29th, 2015 |  

Ohioans shouldn’t have to choose between their health and their jobs

Earlier this month, we celebrated Labor Day, and we welcomed an important step forward for American workers, with the President’s …

September 22nd, 2015 |  

Make your judicial vote count

As the voting patterns were analyzed after the Nov. 6, 2012 general election, one thing became clear: a lot of …

September 22nd, 2015 |  

PSWCD 66th annual meeting a success

Preble Soil & Water Conservation District has had another great year! We enjoyed a wonderful Annual Meeting located in West …

September 15th, 2015 |  

Smith pleads case for library funding

Editor: My name is Kenya Smith and I am the activity director at The Greenbriar Senior Living Campus. I am …

September 15th, 2015 updated: September 15th, 2015. |  

Open markets for more ‘Made in America’

During August, I had a chance to travel all across our great state on a jobs tour that took me …

September 8th, 2015 |  

Resolving Public Records Disputes Without a Lawsuit

Ohio’s Public Records Act was enacted in 1963 to promote open, transparent government through orderly access to public records. However, …

September 8th, 2015 |  

TV Picnic a success thanks to community

Editor: The Twin Valley Community Picnic was again a very special event. For the 24th year in a row, the …

September 8th, 2015 |  

PCHS says ‘thank you’ for successful season

Editor: On behalf of the Preble County Historical Society, I want to thank the Preble County Community for its response …

September 3rd, 2015 |  

Giving Ohio Tire Workers a Fair Shot

The tire and rubber industry has a proud history in Ohio from Akron to Findlay, and beyond. For over one …

August 5th, 2015 |  

Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday

In our household the back-to-school season brings with it many emotions, excitement, stress, busyness, exhaustion, as well as shock of …

August 5th, 2015 |  

New Paris drivers: keep up the good work

Editor: To the people who drive through New Paris — Since my letter appeared recently regarding the stop signs at …

August 5th, 2015 |  

Thank you, ‘Anonymous’ donor

Editor: Fresh from the show ring to the barn with his animal that is half his body weight, his prized …

August 5th, 2015 |  

Donations, volunteers sought for dinner

Editor: It is hard to believe but this is the 20th annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner to be served at Bruner …

August 5th, 2015 |  

Look to your BBB before hiring a podiatrist

DAYTON — The average person takes as much as 8,000 – 10,000 steps a day, which makes your feet one …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Dispatch merger levy will not be on ballot

Editor: Recently, there have been letters and newspaper articles outlining the ongoing discussions at the commissioners’ meetings regarding a possible …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Ohio’s wet summer leading to rise in mosquitoes

Ohio is experiencing a rise in mosquitoes this summer due to heavy rains. Mosquito pools from five local health jurisdictions …

July 21st, 2015 |  

Writer addresses New Paris drivers

Editor: Hello to those driving through New Paris. In case you have not noticed there are all-way stop signs at …

July 21st, 2015 |  

2015 Stingrays offer thanks

The 2015 Preble County Stingrays Swim team would like to thank the following sponsors: Ace Hardware Bullen Ultrasonics David F. …

July 21st, 2015 |  


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