NEWS


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

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 |  


Report cards are in

Report cards are in

DARKE COUNTY — The Ohio Department of Education released the annual Ohio School Report Cards.“Ohio has raised expectations for students to...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


Clays coming to Lighthouse

Clays coming to Lighthouse

GREENVILLE — Randall and Carolyn Clay will be appearing in concert at 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 25 at the Lighthouse Christian Center off of Sebring...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Jury finds Peffly ‘Not Guilty’

Jury finds Peffly ‘Not Guilty’

GREENVILLE — A Greenville man accused of raping three girls was found not guilty in Darke County Common Pleas Court Thursday.After a trial exten...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Indiana man charged with child molesting

WINCHESTER, Ind. — A Saratoga man has been arrested and charged with two counts of child molesting.On September 22, Kiante Christopher Enis, age...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Greenville girls tennis team sweeps Sidney

Greenville girls tennis team sweeps Sidney

GREENVILLE – Greenville swept Sidney 5-0 in a Greater Western Ohio Conference girls tennis match on Thursday.In the first singles match Greenvil...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Versailles boys golf team wins MAC championship

Versailles boys golf team wins MAC championship

VERSAILLES – Led by conference champion Nicholas Litten-Stonebraker, the Versailles boys golf team won the Midwest Athletic Conference champions...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Versailles girls golf team wins MAC championship

Versailles girls golf team wins MAC championship

MINSTER – Lauren Heitkamp was named the Midwest Athletic Conference girls golfer of the year and led Versailles to the 2016 Midwest Athletic Con...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Mississinawa Valley football team seeks positives in loss to Miami East

Mississinawa Valley football team seeks positives in loss to Miami East

UNION CITY – Mississinawa Valley fell to the visiting Miami East Vikings football team Friday night by the score of 70-0.It was a frustrating ni...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Versailles football team stifled by Marion Local

Versailles football team stifled by Marion Local

MARIA STEIN – The Versailles football team fell to 2-3 on the season with a 28-7 loss on Friday to the Marion Local Flyers.The loss puts Versail...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Arcanum football team runs over Twin Valley South for its 1st win

Arcanum football team runs over Twin Valley South for its 1st win

ARCANUM – A winless Arcanum Trojan football team manhandled the Twin Valley South Panthers, who entered Friday’s game at 2-2.The Trojans o...

September 24th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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 |  


BRADFORD — Bradford Public Library now has a usable website for ConsumerReports.org. Each computer at Bradford Public Library has an icon on the...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Demonstrations slated for Prairie Days

GREENVILLE — The 2016 Prairie Days will feature many historical demonstrations.First volunteers will be demonstrating how pioneers would have ma...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Garst Museum and The National Annie Oakley Center joins Smithsonian Magazine’s 12th Annual Museum Day Live!

GREENVILLE — Garst Museum and The National Annie Oakley Center will open its doors free of charge on Saturday, Sept. 24 as part of Smithsonian m...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


OPINION


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 |  


St. Mary’s News: Ready to learn more

St. Mary’s News: Ready to learn more

Each new school year begins with a sense of anticipation in both the students and teachers of all the new and exciting things we will be learning this...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Daily surprises and sesame chicken

Daily surprises and sesame chicken

My day today looks like an interesting one. I never know what to expect out of my days or what may come up that wasn’t on my schedule.Yesterday,...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Protecting students and taxpayers from Charter School fraud

Protecting students and taxpayers from Charter School fraud

Last week, the U.S. Department of Education answered my call to strengthen oversight of Ohio’s charter schools and ensure that our tax dollars a...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Waterhemp found in county soybean fields

Waterhemp found in county soybean fields

I completed the Fall Soybean Weed Survey in Darke County with the assistance of Weed Scientist, Dr. Jeff Stachler, Darke County native and Auglaize Co...

September 21st, 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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