NEWS


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City hit with 2 robberies
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Spectacle outside the RNC
Council tackles heavy agenda

Council tackles heavy agenda

GREENVILLE — The Greenville City Council approved a substantial amount of legislation during its meeting Thursday night.Many of the items on the...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Wednesday’s coverage of the Republican National Convention

Wednesday’s coverage of the Republican National Convention

Find out what delegates had to say about taxes jobs, as well as how a bottle represented the country’s economic future on our RNC page.Click her...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


Trump’s VP pick takes the stage; Cruz to ‘suggest’ support

CLEVELAND — Straining to shore up Republican unity, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence will vouch for Donald Trump’s conservative values Wednesday ni...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Vectren to deploy automated meter reading

DAYTON — Starting this month, Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio (Vectren) will launch a 15-month plan to install Automated Meter Reading (AMR) dev...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Local student to compete at world’s largest rodeo

ANSONIA - Layton Davis, a 10th grade student at Ansonia Jr/Sr High School has earned a position on the Indiana state/provisional National High School ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Trump triumphs as GOP nominee, completing stunning climb

CLEVELAND — United for a night, Republicans nominated Donald Trump Tuesday as their presidential standard-bearer, capping the billionaire busine...

July 19th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Kyle Larson wins Dirt Derby NASCAR truck race at Eldora Speedway

Kyle Larson wins Dirt Derby NASCAR truck race at Eldora Speedway

ROSSBURG – Kyle Larson overcame a flat tire and a penalty that put him down a lap to win the fourth annual Aspen Dental Dirt Derby NASCAR Campin...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Light Foundation campers leave their mark in Darke County

Light Foundation campers leave their mark in Darke County

DARKE COUNTY – When Matt Light brings boys into Darke County from across the United States for the Light Foundation’s leadership camp, he ...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Eldora Speedway sets Guinness World Record for the largest game of heads or tails

Eldora Speedway sets Guinness World Record for the largest game of heads or tails

ROSSBURG – It’s already home to NASCAR’s only dirt track race, but Tony Stewart and the Eldora Speedway officials still are finding ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Drivers practice for NASCAR Truck Series race at Eldora Speedway

Drivers practice for NASCAR Truck Series race at Eldora Speedway

ROSSBURG – Eldora Speedway kicked off its NASCAR Truck Series festivities on Tuesday.Along with the trucks, Eldora had modified car hot laps, he...

July 20th, 2016 |  


More than 40 boys attend Versailles’ Future Tiger Football Camp

More than 40 boys attend Versailles’ Future Tiger Football Camp

VERSAILLES – More than 40 boys in the fourth through sixth grades attended Versailles’ Future Tiger Football Camp.The camp, which was led ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Arcanum football team seeks to correct mistakes following scrimmage at Fort Loramie

Arcanum football team seeks to correct mistakes following scrimmage at Fort Loramie

FORT LORAMIE – Arcanum football coach TJ Powers was upset with his team’s mental mistakes in a seven-on-seven scrimmage Tuesday but is con...

July 20th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


Chelsea Whirledge to be featured with the Greenville Municipal Jazz Band

GREENVILLE - The Greenville Municipal Jazz Band will continue the Summer Concerts in the Park this Sunday, July 24 at 7 p.m. at the Marling Band Shell...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Local artists wanted for First Friday event

Local artists wanted for First Friday event

GREENVILLE — Artisan Stroll is the theme for Main Street Greenville’s First Friday event held in August. The event has everything to do wi...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Red Cross offers safety tips for the extreme heat dome covering the area

DARKE COUNTY — Heat-related incidents and illness are preventable, yet annually many people succumb to extreme heat. Extreme heat, in fact, kill...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Vectren to deploy automated meter reading

DAYTON — Starting this month, Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio (Vectren) will launch a 15-month plan to install Automated Meter Reading (AMR) dev...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Talent show contest near

GREENVILLE — There is a lot of talent in Darke County, and that talent will be welcomed at the at the 2016 Annie Oakley Festival.“If you l...

July 20th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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I Believe…
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People Matter
Where the Election stands

Where the Election stands

The next few weeks in politics are a little like the All-Star break in baseball. With the Republican and Democratic national conventions upon us, it&#...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Help is on the way in fight against addiction

Help is on the way in fight against addiction

About once a month, I have a teletownhall—a big conference call with tens of thousands of people from across our state to take their questions a...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Gardener’s Whole Nine Yards

Gardener’s Whole Nine Yards

The Darke County Association of Garden Clubs was formed in 1952 where flower shows began in the current Fine Arts building with one show being held on...

July 21st, 2016 |  


True patriots won’t touch him

Editor:We must ask ourselves, what sort of creature is Donald Trump really? Seldom if ever was a presidential candidate so plainly out of sync with th...

July 20th, 2016 |  


On Neff Road: Ingenuity gone amok

On Neff Road: Ingenuity gone amok

When I received the email from my son, I knew that I needed to take action. “Mom, it looks like it might be too cool for the twin’s Slip &...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Back Around the House II: Annie Oakley Days a favorite

Back Around the House II: Annie Oakley Days a favorite

I do believe that the Annie Oakley Days celebration is one of my favorite holidays. There’s something for everyone. My personal favorites are th...

July 20th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Business opens at -260°F
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Local Co. coloring light bulbs to honor America’s vets
Business opens at -260°F

Business opens at -260°F

DAYTON — Sidney native Mark Miller, of Versailles, says he’s a tropical kind of guy. That’s why he hasn’t yet visited the home...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Neff Health Fair deemed a success

Neff Health Fair deemed a success

GREENVILLE — Neff Motivation, Inc. held its 13th annual Health Fair at Paw’s Bingo in Greenville. This year’s theme was “Looki...

July 16th, 2016 |  


Shop named Business of Month

UNION CITY, Ohio — Union City Indiana-Ohio Chamber of Commerce has announced the Business of the Month for July is The Little Shop of Many Thing...

July 8th, 2016 |  


Hanes named Edison VP

Hanes named Edison VP

PIQUA — Edison State Community College has named Rick Hanes as vice president of business and community partnerships.In her announcement to the ...

July 8th, 2016 |  


New report shows competitive Ohio Insurance Marketplace

COLUMBUS – A new report illustrates a competitive Ohio property and casualty insurance marketplace that is benefiting consumers with lower than ...

July 7th, 2016 |  


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