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Churches unite for revival

Churches unite for revival

DARKE COUNTY — Pastor Steve Harman of Living Waters Ministry Church in Versailles, along with many other Christian pastors and residents in the ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Ohio delegate, 19, calls nomination night ‘electric’

DNC 2016: Ohio delegate, 19, calls nomination night ‘electric’

Things came full circle for Spencer Dirrig as he watched Hillary Clinton receive the Democratic nomination for president.Dirrig, 19, is an Ohio deleg...

July 27th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

After Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders made the motion to stop the roll call vote Tuesday night at the Democratic National Convention, he asked that Hilla...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Obama returns to convention stage to make case for Clinton

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama acknowledged Wednesday that his hopes for a new tone in politics, embodied in the rousing Democratic co...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Kasich says focus is on down-ballot races, won’t talk Trump

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Republican Gov. John Kasich said Wednesday that he’s focused on backing GOP candidates in down-ballot races this fall and...

July 27th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Arcanum offers fall, winter sports passes

Arcanum offers fall, winter sports passes

ARCANUM – The Arcanum High School Department of Athletics has announced athletic pass prices for the 2016-17 fall and winter seasons.Student pas...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Light Foundation makes the Gauntlet more family, viewer friendly

Light Foundation makes the Gauntlet more family, viewer friendly

DARKE COUNTY – For the fifth annual Gauntlet, the Light Foundation is seeking to make the military-inspired obstacle course more viewer friendly...

July 28th, 2016 |  


College coaches lead volleyball camp at Versailles

College coaches lead volleyball camp at Versailles

VERSAILLES – Coaches from college and high school teams led the Summer Slam volleyball camp last week at Versailles High School.Among the camp l...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Walsh University coach Jeremy Shardo leads basketball camp in Versailles

Walsh University coach Jeremy Shardo leads basketball camp in Versailles

VERSAILLES – Walsh University assistant coach Jeremy Shardo led a basketball camp for boys in the third grade through high school this week at h...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Urban Meyer sees a little of 2014 in this year’s Buckeyes

Urban Meyer sees a little of 2014 in this year’s Buckeyes

CHICAGO – Last year Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer warned his team against reliving and reflecting too much on the 2014 national champion...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Versailles football team faces St. Henry in a 7-on-7 scrimmage

Versailles football team faces St. Henry in a 7-on-7 scrimmage

VERSAILLES – The Versailles football team faced Midwest Athletic Conference rival St. Henry in its final seven-on-seven scrimmage of the year on...

July 26th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


PERI Retirees to hear Studabaker

GREENVILLE — The PERI Retirees will be having a chapter meeting at 11:30 a.m. Monday at the VFW on North Ohio Street.Special speaker will be Dr....

July 27th, 2016 |  


Annie Oakley bus tour offered

DARKE COUNTY — The Annie Oakley Festival Committee is happy to announce that there will be a free historical bus tour at the festival again this...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Upcoming programs

Survival Skills: Water Purification Ohio has plenty of freshwater, but is it safe to drink? Darke County Parks is pleased to welcome back Rob Simpson,...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Big Brothers Big Sisters of Shelby & Darke Counties awarded funding from Greenville Rotary Club

GREENVILLE - The Greenville Rotary Club recently made a donation to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Shelby and Darke County.DARKE COUNTY — This dona...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Last “Family Fun Day” at library

Last “Family Fun Day” at library

GREENVILLE - The last “Family Fun Day” of the summer is Wednesday, July 27 at 11 a.m. on the lawn at the Greenville Public Library.“...

July 25th, 2016 |  


‘Drying Foods’ program to be held at the library

‘Drying Foods’ program to be held at the library

GREENVILLE — Summer is the time of year to enjoy all the delicious fresh fruits and vegetables that ripen in the hot sun. Learn to preserve both...

July 25th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Versailles News: Our wake up call

Versailles News: Our wake up call

I recently read an email that tactfully described the state of our present day society, which I paired with a two paragraph quote from Rick Warren, an...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Paying off the unemployment debt

Paying off the unemployment debt

Some bills we pass in the Ohio Senate generate front-page headlines and constituent emails by the hundreds, while others travel through the legislativ...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Thinking about health: Healthcare consumers get little help resolving complaints

Thinking about health: Healthcare consumers get little help resolving complaints

Who protects consumers of healthcare?Two recent emails from readers got me thinking about that question. I don’t mean consumers in their role as...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Stateline Heritage Days August 3-6

Stateline Heritage Days August 3-6

The annual Stateline Heritage Days in downtown Union City will carry on the tradition of family and friends getting together for fun, food and enterta...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Try Strawberry Soup for an easy supper

Try Strawberry Soup for an easy supper

I love being a mother. There’s nothing in the entire world I’d rather do than be a wife to my beloved husband Daniel and be called mother ...

July 28th, 2016 |  


New Madison News: Summer reading program ends this week

New Madison News: Summer reading program ends this week

Politics have taken center stage as the conventions wind up, and wind down. Knowing the outcome for weeks, following a long primary process, has chang...

July 27th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Family Health moves Behavioral Health and Wellness Department

GREENVILLE — Family Health is temporarily relocating its Behavioral Health and Wellness Department.“Due to its remarkable growth in servic...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Local Co. coloring light bulbs to honor America’s vets

Local Co. coloring light bulbs to honor America’s vets

GREENVILLE — Coloring, packaging and shipping 4 million light bulbs in less than five months’ time is a huge undertaking, but it’s a...

July 17th, 2016 updated: July 17th, 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 |  


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