Register Herald- RSS Feed Fri, 1 Aug 2014 09:03:46 EST 1800 Rabbit killings investigated EATON — Preble County Sheriff Mike Simpson has confirmed nine rabbits at the Preble County Fair were killed between 6 a.m. and 8 p.m. Thursday, July 31. The PCSO is currently investigating. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Deaton takes home third win at talent show Seven contestants participated in the 2014 Junior Fair Talent Show on Sunday, July 27, with Mallory Deaton, 11, coming in first place with her clogging routine. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Lakengren news Jack Block Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Avoiding mosquito bites: PCGHD offers tips PREBLE COUNTY — Each summer in Preble County, mosquitoes are a familiar, biting pest in backyards, parks and campgrounds. Most are merely a nuisance and are not major vectors of diseases. In fact, only a few of the 59 species of mosquitoes in... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Senior edition PREBLE COUNTY — The Preble County Senior Center will shuttle seniors by van to the Preble County Fair on Senior Day, Wednesday, July 30. The shuttle will start at 9 a.m., and run throughout the day. There is no charge, and reservations are not... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST COC seeking proposals for shelter PREBLE COUNTY — The Preble County Continuum of Care (COC) is the group in Preble County whose job it is to set policy to assist individuals and families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in Preble County through housing and supportive... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Verona employee charged with theft, tampering COLUMBUS – Trace evidence was left behind after a former Village of Verona employee stole and destroyed data linking her to the theft of utility payments, according to an audit released last week by Auditor of State Dave Yost. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST West Alexandria news Birthdays: Regina Moses, Christopher Petelle, Lula Cunningham, Olivia Glander, Adam Beneke, Matt Smith, Sean Howard, Annette Jacobs, Kathleen Ulrich Carpenter, Sam Shortes, Barbara Boggs, Seth Via, Jessica Childers, Michael Wiegand,... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Around the ‘Burg Hello Lewisburg! Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fair week kicks off PREBLE COUNTY — New Preble County Fairgrounds Manager James Mays called the opening weekend of the 164th “Famous” Preble County Fair a success and said he is looking forward to the remainder of the week. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Mobile memorial honors veterans PREBLE COUNTY — As fair-goers make their way up and down the midway during the Preble County Fair this week they may notice a trailer manned by members of the Preble County Honor Guard. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Influenza epidemic history added to collection EATON — The Preble County Room, curator of local historical documents and publications, recently added a compilation of documents on the 1918-1919 influenza pandemic to its collection. Titled “Deadly Virus: The Worst Plague in American... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Teen arrested in NP crimes A 17-year-old New Paris resident was arrested last week on multiple breaking and entering and burglary charges, and was being housed at a secure juvenile detention facility at press time. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Savvy Squirrel brings consignments to Eaton New to Eaton, Savvy Squirrel gives shoppers a unique experience for consignment enthusiasts. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sanitary engineer brings updates to Commissioners Preble County Commissioners met with Randy Gilbert, the County Sanitary Engineer, Beth Wright, and David Wilson during their regular session meeting, Wednesday, July 16. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Paint Creek Four Mile to close Aug. 5 Starting at 7:30 a.m. on Aug. 5, Paint Creek Four Mile Road will be closed between North Eaton Oxford Road and Camden Sugar Valley Road, according to Preble County Engineer Kyle Cross. The road will be closed for about four days for pipe replacement. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Improving veterans’ health care Last week, I introduced Robert McDonald, President Obama's nominee for Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA), at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs. The next day, the Committee –13 other senators... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cracking down on human trafficking My wife Debbie and I raised two daughters, and, like any parent, the stories of suffering and pain that follow from human trafficking crimes weigh heavily on me. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST PCSO welcomes kiosk system EATON — A dual-kiosk vending machine has been booked into the Preble County Jail this summer for inmates to use to request and receive commissary items. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Eaton council updated on General, Public Safety Funds Eaton City Council discussed the city's general and public safety funds at their regular meeting July 21.Members Dave Daily, Craig Moormeier and Mayor Gary Wagner were in attendance. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST