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Arrows fall in key SWBL match

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NEW LEBANON – Preble Shawnee’s bid to win a fourth-straight volleyball league title likely came to an end last week.The Arrows entered their match at Southwestern Buckeye League Buckeye Division leader Dixie on Tuesday, Sept. 23, needing a win to pull even in the standings.The host Greyhounds, though, were up to the challenge.Shawnee lost for just the second time in league play, both times to Dixie, this time 22-25, 27-25, 19-25 and 19-25.


TVS parents discuss lack of communication

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Kelli Wright, a Twin Valley Community Schools parent, attended the TV Board of Education’s Monday, Sept. 22, meeting to express her displeasure with communication within the district.Wright’s son will be going on the eighth grade Washington D.C. trip this coming March.Wright said she was told that money raised would be attributed to a student’s individual account for the trip.For fundraising, her son sold $400 worth of...

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Eaton loses heartbreaker

EATON — For the third straight week, Eaton’s football team couldn’t make a second half lead hold up.And for the first time since 2002, the Eagles have lost four straight games.Eaton let a 21-0 third quarter lead slip away when visiting Bellbrook rallied and kicked the game-winning field goal to claim a 31-28 win as time expired Friday, Sept. 26.It left veteran Eaton coach Ron Neanen at a loss for words.“This one hurts. It hur...

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Commissioners, Gilbert, community debate project at landfill

EATON — At the Board of Preble County Commissioners’ Monday, Sept. 29 meeting, it was decided Sanitary Engineer Randy Gilbert will do further research for plans for a new maintenance/administrative building at the Preble County Sanitary Landfill.An original plan would have cost about $1.182 million and housed the Preble County Solid Waste Management District staff and landfill staff, as well as a scale office and maintenance areas.At the board’s Monday,...

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NT cross country varsity sweeps invite

NEW PARIS — The National Trail cross country team swept the top place in all four races during their National Trail Blazer Invite on Saturday, Sept. 27. They also won three out of the four races as a team.In the boys’ race, Cole Dudley finished first with a time of 18:00. Lane Unger finished fourth for the Blazers with a time of 18:49 while Peyton Harrison finished seventh (19:20) and Weston Haws finished eighth (19:21). Other finishers for the boys included Mickie Utle...

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Three area golfers qualify for district

PREBLE COUNTY — Three area golfers qualified for the district tournament taking place this week.Eaton and Preble Shawnee traveled to Pipestone Golf Course in Miamisburg to compete in their sectional. Both teams failed to make the cut, with Eaton taking seventh overall with a score of 335 and Preble Shawnee taking 14th with a score of 435.Teams from Oakwood, Badin, Alter, and Valley View all made it out of the sectional.There is a silver lining for the Ea...

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Broermann leads Eaton to 2nd place finish

LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY — The Eaton Cross Country teams traveled to the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky to compete in the Franklin County Cross Country Invitational recently. This season marks the 35th year the Eagles have made the annual trip to compete against many of the top teams from across Kentucky.The Lady Eagles placed 2nd overall in the 37-team field while the men’s team placed 6th in the field of 36 teams.

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Eaton competes at Kettering Invite

KETTERING — On Saturday, Sept. 27, Eaton participated in the Kettering Cross Country Invitational.“This was one of the first times this season we have been able to run on a relatively flat course. However, the morning dew and overall softness of the ground did not allow for faster times. Saturday was about getting the opportunity to see where we fit in against teams like Alter, Bellefontaine and Oakwood especially,” said head coach Randy McKinney.“...

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Robotics time hits MVRC finals

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO — On Saturday, Sept. 20, the Eaton area robotics team, Team #3266 Robots-R-Us, made up of students from Eaton and Richmond schools, traveled to Youngstown, along with 21 other teams invited for the annual “Mahoning Valley Robotics Challenge,” or MVRC.These teams participated in the event by playing this year’s FIRST® Robotics game, Aerial Assist.After six qualification matches decided the rankings of the teams in attendance, ...

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TCN wins big

TIPP CITY – On Friday, Sept. 26, Tri-County North gave their fans more of what they have become accustomed to this season – high-power offense matched with a hard nose defense.The Panthers were able to rout Bethel 48-7, improving to 5-0 on the season.They scored early and often, putting up 14 points in the each of first three quarters of the contest and forcing a running clock on the Bees by their first possession in the third.TCN was led by Kody C...

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Pig Tales winners announced

EATON — As a part of the annual Pork Festival, Preble County students in grades 3-8 are invited to write Pig Tales and Poetry. Students may write a story or a poem about pigs and submit them to their school. Entries are collected by the Preble County Educational Service Center and judged. The top four entries in each group are then awarded prize money through the Pork Festival.This year there were over 130 entries for the Pig Tales and Poetry contests. The judges had a great ...

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Local grads return home to practice dentistry

EATON — Dr. Craig Hewitt and staff have announced the addition of Dr. Derek Ross and his wife, Jaimie Ross, RDH, to the family dental practice located in Eaton.Derek Ross grew up in New Paris and graduated from National Trail High School in 2005. His parents are Michael and Tracey Ross from New Paris. He went on to graduate from Miami University in 2009 with a bachelor’s degree in microbiology. He continued his education at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry...

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Krebs honored with ‘Preservation Hero’ award

KENT — Heritage Ohio recently awarded the “Preservation Hero” to Gene Krebs of Preble County.Krebs accepted the award Tuesday, Sept. 23, at Heritage Ohio’s Annual Preservation and Revitalization Awards Ceremony held at the Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center. The Awards Ceremony is held in conjunction with Heritage Ohio’s Statewide Conference.The Preservation Hero Award is considered a life-time achievement award, designated to...

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Eaton building nominate for National Register

COLUMBUS — Members of the Ohio Historic Site Preservation Advisory Board have voted to recommend that nominations for nine properties in Ohio be forwarded to the final consideration process for their inclusion on the National Register of Historic Places. One in Preble County is included.

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ODOT, county officials discuss road projects

EATON — The Ohio Department of Transportation visited Preble County Wednesday, Sept. 24, to discuss projects which will take place from Fiscal Years 2016-2019.The meeting featured a two-hour open house format where attendees could discuss the projects and express any concerns. Camden Village Council member Todd Angell attended the meeting and expressed his village’s concerns about the intersection of Ohio 725 and U.S. 127 in Camden to ODOT Planning Engineer Andrew Flueg...

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Arrows drop homecoming contest

CAMDEN — Preble Shawnee’s football team was outscored 35-14 in the second half, losing to visiting Milton-Union 57-28 on Friday, Sept. 26, in front of a packed homecoming crowd. The loss drops Shawnee to 3-2 (1-1 SWBL) on the year.The Arrows just did not have an answer for the Bulldog’s Bradley Stine. Stine rushed for four scores on the night, wearing down Shawnee’s defense.

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Delinquent tax lists to be published

EATON — Preble County Treasurer Brenda White is notifying all Preble County taxpayers that according to Section 5721.03 of the Ohio Revised Code, a list of current year delinquent property owners will be published in the paper. The said list will be published the weeks of Oct. 13 and Oct. 20.

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TVS volleyball has tough week

WEST ALEXANDRIA — The Twin Valley South volleyball team dropped an important Cross County Conference game to Covington on Tuesday, Sept. 23 before rebounding nicely against another CCC opponenent in Bethel on Thursday, Sept. 25.The Panthers also hosted a tri-meet against county-rival Preble Shawnee as well as Springfield Northwestern on Saturday, Sept. 27. TVS went 0-2 during the meeting.Against Covington, the Panthers lost in straight sets (21-25, 23-25, 19-25)....

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