Register Herald- RSS Feed Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:31:50 EST 1800 Getting Things Done for Ohio in 2014 This past week, I hosted one of our monthly telephone town hall meetings with thousands of Ohioans from all walks of life and also had an employee town hall in northeast Ohio with factory workers, administrative staff, and executives. There were lots... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 13:26:24 EST High school sports results for Jan. 27 Wednesday's ResultsBOYS BASKETBALLFranklin 105, Eaton 47Twin Valley South 62, Eaton 37Tri-Village 86, National Trail 33Tri-County North score not reportedGIRLS BASKETBALL Wed, 28 Jan 2015 10:11:22 EST PCAA Member Exhibit and open studio planned EATON — On Jan. 30, from 6-8 p.m., the Preble County Art Association will be hosting a reception at the Visual Art Center for the 2015 Member Exhibit and Open Studio. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:42:29 EST West Alexandria news WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays: Lyndsay House, Connor McNinch, Douglas J. Schmidt, Christine Bitner, Phillip Johnson, Eliana Warrick, Matt Griggs, Shawn Myers, Chris Woods, Matt Thompson, Tim Landwehr, in memory of Carl H. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:42:27 EST Groundhog Day: groundhogs right at home in SW Ohio PREBLE COUNTY — Whistle Pig. Woodchuck. Groundhog. Whatever you may call it, the largest member of the squirrel family is right at home across the landscape in southwest Ohio. The groundhog is well-known for its digging habits and supposed... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:42:25 EST Trail ends skid, gets back to winning NEW PARIS — The National Trail girls' basketball team ended its four-game losing skid and has started a new streak, winning its last two games. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:42:21 EST Commissioners receive updates from sanitary engineer, CVB EATON The Board of Preble County Commissioners met with the Preble County Convention and Visitors Bureau for a quarterly update on Wednesday, Jan. 21. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:42:20 EST South finishes week with two wins WEST ALEXANDRIA — Twin Valley South wasn't in normal form this past weekend, displaying more offensive prowess then defensive toughness. Despite the change, the Panthers still managed to win both their games, beating Newton 68-53 on... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:42:18 EST County cheerleaders participate in Spirit Day LEWISBURG — Cheerleaders from all five school districts in Preble County competed in Preble County Spirit Day on Jan. 25 at Tri-County North Local High School. Twin Valley South won first place in the Elementary Gametime, Junior High Gametime... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:42:01 EST (No heading) During his State of the Union address last Tuesday, Jan. 20, President Obama made it clear that the key to economic prosperity is ensuring that even more Americans can get ahead. Too many Americans work hard and take responsibility, only to find... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:41:57 EST January is National Radon Action Month EATON — January is National Radon Action Month. This is a great time for homeowners to learn about the risk of radon in their homes, and take action to reduce exposure. Radon is a colorless, odorless gas from the soil that can build up in homes... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:41:55 EST Man sentenced to program at Talbert House EATON — Daniel Shaffer has been sentenced to community control sanctions not to exceed three years and to complete a program at Talbert House. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:41:51 EST McCain named BSM spokesperson Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc. has announced its appointment of Cindy McCain as national spokesperson. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:41:49 EST Eaton Council receives Eagle’s Point update, approves new water tap fees EATON —Eaton City Council heard from Home is the Foundation Executive Director Bill Hutton regarding the ongoing Eagle's Point LLC project at a Tuesday, Jan. 20 regular meeting. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:41:46 EST Engineer’s projects, EMA topic of meetings EATON — The Board of Preble County Commissioners met with County Engineer Kyle Cross for updates at its Monday, Jan. 12 meeting. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:41:44 EST Eaton responds with a big win after tough loss EATON — Eaton once again responded in a big way after coming off a tough, close win.The Eagles lost to Tecumseh 64-60 on Wednesday, Jan. 21 before blowing out visiting Brookville 65-27. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:41:41 EST Blazers stay hot; win four out of five;-win-four-out-of-five NEW PARIS — The National Trail boys' basketball team is currently enjoying a three-game winning streak. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:41:39 EST NT wins local meet NEW PARIS — National Trail wrestling held a home meet on Tuesday, Jan. 20, hosting Tri-County North, Twin Valley South, and Arcanum. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:41:36 EST Arrows get big win CAMDEN — The Preble Shawnee boys' basketball team started its week out with a big win, beating Carlisle 56-50 on Tuesday, Jan. 20. The victory snapped a ten-game winning streak for Carlisle and allowed Shawnee reached the .500-mark for the... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:41:34 EST Fair improvements EATON — Members of the Preble County community met Thursday, Jan. 22 to discuss the spending of an $875,000 state capital budget bill grant for improvements at the Preble County Fairgrounds. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:41:31 EST