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Breast cancer event raises $26,500
Light Foundation hosts open house at Chenoweth Trails

Light Foundation hosts open house at Chenoweth Trails

DARKE COUNTY – For the first time in its history the Light Foundation opened Chenoweth Trails, its 450-acre facility in Darke County, for an ope...

April 22nd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |  


Ansonia First Church of God celebrating 100 years

Ansonia First Church of God celebrating 100 years

ANSONIA — Celebrating Our Heritage and Anticipating Our Future is the theme for Ansonia First Church of God’s 100th anniversary celebratio...

April 22nd, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


Experts: Hostility toward addicts compound drug epidemic

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — Ohio’s continuing addictions epidemic is leading to fatigue among people working to save overdose victims and outrigh...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Wild animals are not pets

Wild animals are not pets

GREENVILLE - Darke County Park District Volunteer Coordinator/Naturalist Kathi McQueen presented “Injured and Orphaned Wildlife: What you Need t...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Tr-Village students view important, historic artifact

Tr-Village students view important, historic artifact

NEW MADISON — Middle school and high school students at Tri-Village High School in New Madison were treated to a rare glimpse of American histor...

April 20th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Versailles baseball team wins at Lima Shawnee

Versailles baseball team wins at Lima Shawnee

LIMA – Austin Knapke threw a shutout as the Versailles baseball team broke a four-game losing streak with a 10-0 run rule victory at Shawnee on ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Franklin Monroe baseball team beats Arcanum at Fifth Third Field

Franklin Monroe baseball team beats Arcanum at Fifth Third Field

DAYTON – Franklin Monroe run ruled Arcanum 13-0 in a non-conference baseball game on Friday at Fifth Third Field in Dayton.Franklin Monroe score...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Tri-Village baseball team shuts out Ansonia

Tri-Village baseball team shuts out Ansonia

NEW MADISON – Tri-Village shut out Ansonia 8-0 in a non-conference baseball game on Monday.Tri-Village scored five runs in the fourth inning and...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Greenville boys tennis team loses at Milton-Union

Greenville boys tennis team loses at Milton-Union

WEST MILTON – The Greenville boys tennis team lost 4-1 to Milton-Union on Monday.Greenville’s lone win came at first doubles where Austin ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Greenville baseball team beats Piqua on a walk-off

Greenville baseball team beats Piqua on a walk-off

GREENVILLE – Grant Minnich singled to drive in Owen Paulus in the 10th inning as the Greenville baseball team beat Piqua 4-3 in a Greater Wester...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Greenville’s Isaiah Gable to play Division I college basketball at Southeast Missouri State University

Greenville’s Isaiah Gable to play Division I college basketball at Southeast Missouri State University

GREENVILLE – Greenville senior Isaiah Gable signed his letter of intent to play Division I college basketball at Southeast Missouri State Univer...

April 24th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Breast cancer event raises $26,500
Get ‘5K Fit’ with Darke County Parks

Get ‘5K Fit’ with Darke County Parks

DARKE COUNTY — Have you always wanted to try a 5K but never got around to it? Are you tired of those holiday pounds sticking around? Do you just...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Library to host program on injured, orphaned wildlife

Library to host program on injured, orphaned wildlife

GREENVILLE — Naturalist Kathi McQueen from the Darke County Park District returns with a very interesting and educational program at the Greenvi...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Tri-Village Elementary accepting Kindergarten registrations

NEW MADISON — Tri Village Elementary School is currently registering kindergarten students for the 2017-2018 school year. Registration packets a...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Spring Hiking Adventure for April Park P.A.L.S.

Spring Hiking Adventure for April Park P.A.L.S.

DARKE COUNTY — Darke County Park District invites children in kindergarten through 2nd grade to join them on Saturday, April 15 from 10 a.m. to ...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Lydia Schauer Foundation donates to Darke Co. Animal Shelter

Lydia Schauer Foundation donates to Darke Co. Animal Shelter

GREENVILLE — The Darke County Friends of the Shelter would like to extend its thanks to the Lydia Schauer Foundation for its donation toward pai...

April 11th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Arcanum News: Serve Arcanum
Preacher’s Point: Uneasy preachers

Preacher’s Point: Uneasy preachers

God uses different preaching styles to bring the same message.Jesus was a storyteller; the gospels are full of parables that Jesus used to rivet home ...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Sweet & Sassy: Huge milestone approaching

Sweet & Sassy: Huge milestone approaching

Well, it’s fast approaching.My 50th anniversary of working for the newspaper will be here before the week ends. I’m saying, it’s Mon...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Stopping deadly opioids 
at the border

Stopping deadly opioids at the border

The opioid addiction epidemic takes far too many lives and destroys too many families across Ohio, and one of the biggest culprits of the deadly overd...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Clearing the fence row and trimming back overhanging branches

Clearing the fence row and trimming back overhanging branches

The weather is finally beginning to cooperate and we are beginning to get in the fields. As farmers enter the fields this spring they will find that, ...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Versailles News: Great things happening

Versailles News: Great things happening

Versailles is truly a community of concerned citizens, with thriving churches, meaningful organizations, dedicated professionals, and ardent volunteer...

April 21st, 2017 |  


DCCA News: Feelin’ so good

DCCA News: Feelin’ so good

We all know what feelin’ blue means; getting the blues is synonymous with being melancholy, unhappy, miserable. So why does the news that Darke ...

April 21st, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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RadioShack, rue21 in Greenville to close
Nature’s Heart Yoga studio offers larger class space

Nature’s Heart Yoga studio offers larger class space

GREENVILLE — A local yoga studio will now have more room for its students and teachers to stretch, meditate and unwind.Nature’s Heart Yoga...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Something completely different at McDonald’s: Fresh beef

NEW YORK (AP) — Coming soon to McDonald’s: Fresh beef.The fast food giant said Thursday that it will swap frozen beef patties for fresh on...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Ohio unemployment rose 0.1% in February

Ohio unemployment rose 0.1% in February

COLUMBUS — Ohio’s unemployment rate was 5.1 percent in February 2017, up from 5.0 percent in January 2017 according to the Ohio Department...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Ivy League celebrates 10th anniversary in downtown Greenville

Ivy League celebrates 10th anniversary in downtown Greenville

GREENVILLE — Katie Gabbard, owner of the Ivy League at 517 S. Broadway, was surprised the first day of spring.“My shop girls found out tha...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Casey’s General Stores opens up another location in Ansonia

Casey’s General Stores opens up another location in Ansonia

ANSONIA — Casey’s General Stores, Inc. made company history on March 9 as it opened its first Ohio location in Cridersville, and will now ...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Portman, Stabenow, Brown introduce bill to support U.S. manufacturers, promote more American jobs

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Senators Rob Portman (R-OH), Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) introduced legislation – the Promoting Mo...

March 29th, 2017 |  


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