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4:32 pm
Updated: 4:33 pm. |    
Top fire personnel put on administrative leave

Just say no to Narcan? Heroin rescue efforts draw backlash

CINCINNATI (AP) — First responders in U.S. communities reeling from waves of heroin overdoses say some people tell them they should just say no ...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Appeals court: Ohio elections chief wrongly purged voters

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio’s process for maintaining its voter rolls wrongfully removes eligible people, a federal appeals court ruled Friday a...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Airport hosts ‘Aviation Day’

Airport hosts ‘Aviation Day’

DARKE COUNTY — Local flight enthusiasts received a rare, close-up look at the Darke County Airport as the airport hosted its first-ever “A...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Candle making at Prairie Days

Candle making at Prairie Days

Statia Jones, 9, (left) and Taylor Jones, 10, (right) both of Greenville, try their hand at candle making during the Darke County Parks District’...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Family injured at overpass accident

GREENVILLE — A family was treated for minor injuries after an accident Saturday near an overpass.On September 24 at approximately 8:35 p.m., Dar...

September 25th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Darke County teams remain unranked in AP football poll

Darke County teams remain unranked in AP football poll

COLUMBUS – For a second consecutive week no Darke County football teams are ranked in the Associated Press’ state poll.Two weeks ago Versa...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Chris Ash’s inside knowledge not big concern for Ohio State

Chris Ash’s inside knowledge not big concern for Ohio State

COLUMBUS – When Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer looks at film of what former OSU defensive coordinator Chris Ash is doing in his first sea...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Greenville cross country runners record personal bests at Widewater Invitational

Greenville cross country runners record personal bests at Widewater Invitational

LIBERTY CENTER – Three-quarters of Greenville’s cross country runners recorded personal bests or season bests on Saturday at the Widewater...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Mississinawa Valley volleyball swept by Minster

Mississinawa Valley volleyball swept by Minster

UNION CITY – The Mississinawa Valley volleyball team lost in three sets to Minster on Monday, 25-12, 28-26, 25-14.Kelsie Hunt led Mississinawa V...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Versailles girls golf team defeats Russia on senior night

Versailles girls golf team defeats Russia on senior night

VERSAILLES – Versailles beat Russia 180-233 in a girls golf match on Monday at Stillwater Valley Golf Club.Versailles’ Lauren Durham was t...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Greenville girls soccer team loses to Vandalia-Butler

Greenville girls soccer team loses to Vandalia-Butler

VANDALIA – The Greenville girls soccer team lost 7-0 to Vandalia-Butler in a Greater Western Ohio Conference game on Saturday.Hayley Burns had 1...

September 27th, 2016 |  


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Versailles FFA hosting Fall Harvest Market Saturday at school

VERSAILLES — On Saturday, Oct. 1 the Versailles FFA will be hosting a Harvest Fall Sale/Farmers Market.The market will include a variety of item...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Greenville Public Library to host program

Greenville Public Library to host program

GREENVILLE — The Greenville Public Library is happy to host A Forgotten Heritage: The German Methodist Church on Thursday, Sept. 29 at 6 p.m. Au...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Diaper Derby, Pumpkin Run on agenda

BRADFORD — The Pumpkin Diaper Derby and Pumpkin City Run events will take place at the north end area of the festival. (corner of Oakwood Street...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Extravaganza Parade set for Bradford Pumpkin Show

BRADFORD — The Bradford Pumpkin Show will again have an Extravaganza Parade at 4 p.m. Oct. 8.Fire trucks from area villages, antique cars, float...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Versailles Museum to host ‘Tiger Tales’

VERSAILLES — Ready for some football? How about an afternoon of questions and answers from some of the best local experts on the subject?“...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


OPINION


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On Neff Road: The smell of fall
New Madison News: Celebration and school fair upcoming

New Madison News: Celebration and school fair upcoming

The Tri-Village high school will have its first fall homecoming and will include a clash of classes at the football field on Thursday, Oct. 4, followe...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Arcanum News: Fall fun – lots of activities in our community

Arcanum News: Fall fun – lots of activities in our community

Trivia Pursuit with Todd Moore was so much fun last year that the Arcanum VFW Post is sponsoring the event again on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 7 p.m. They wi...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Preacher’s Point: Why has America changed?

Preacher’s Point: Why has America changed?

Have you ever wondered why America has changed? As an example, going back to my parent’s generation divorce was rare, and sex outside of marriag...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Sweet & Sassy: All roads (with detours) lead to home

Sweet & Sassy: All roads (with detours) lead to home

I know I wrote about it once this year, but when is all this road and bridge work going to stop? It seems like I can’t go anywhere in the county...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Prevention key in fighting addiction epidemic

Prevention key in fighting addiction epidemic

It was Benjamin Franklin who said, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Today in Ohio, we are spending an increasing amount ...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Versailles News: Retirement is an illusion

Versailles News: Retirement is an illusion

Almost the entire working population dreams of their retirement day. It’s what we do. We look to the future with anticipation. But I must admit ...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


10:15 pm
Updated: 10:15 pm. |    
County unemployment rates steady

The Andersons names Lombardi as Chief Information Officer

MAUMEE, OHIO — The Andersons, Inc. (Nasdaq:ANDE) has appointed Anthony Lombardi as its new Chief Information Officer, reporting to John Granato,...

September 9th, 2016 |  


Public invited to learn about upcoming vote for lower electricity rates

DARKE COUNTY — Residents living in several communities within the DPL electric utility area will have an opportunity to secure lower electricity...

September 8th, 2016 |  


Little Ones store opens in downtown Greenville

Little Ones store opens in downtown Greenville

GREENVILLE — Tina Carroll’s dream came true Aug. 15, when she opened The Little Ones new and used children’s clothing and toys store...

September 7th, 2016 |  


Premier Senior Insurance holds grand opening

Premier Senior Insurance holds grand opening

GREENVILLE — A new business officially opened its doors in Downtown Greenville as Premier Senior Insurance, LLC, held a grand-opening ceremony T...

September 2nd, 2016 |  


Ohio awards certification to the New Bremen Police Department for adopting standards

COLUMBUS — The New Bremen Police Department has adopted and implemented state standards established by the Ohio Collaborative Community-Police A...

September 1st, 2016 updated: September 1st, 2016. |  


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