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Less wait time for some gun buyers

Less wait time for some gun buyers

DARKE COUNTY — Ohioans with a concealed handgun license (CHL) will no longer have to submit to additional background checks when purchasing fire...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Ohio lawmakers OK bill letting parents freeze child’s credit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Parents could create and freeze a credit record for a child under legislation headed to Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik).T...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Annual Ohio Missing Children Clearinghouse Report released

Annual Ohio Missing Children Clearinghouse Report released

COLUMBUS, Ohio —In recognition of National Missing Children’s Day, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine released the 2015 Ohio Missing Childr...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Ohio lawmakers near vote on speeding up lead-water alerts

TOLEDO, Ohio - A proposed overhaul of how Ohio cities deal with lead in drinking water would force public water systems to alert residents within two ...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Young Forest Martial Arts relocating

Young Forest Martial Arts relocating

GREENVILLE — Young Forest Martial Arts is leaving its current location at 120 West Third Street in Greenville for new digs, likely within the ne...

May 24th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Greenville softball team finds redemption in regional tournament win vs. Granville

Greenville softball team finds redemption in regional tournament win vs. Granville

MASON – Greenville got the redemption it was seeking on Friday as the Lady Wave run ruled defending state champion Granville 11-0 in five inning...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Darke County’s spring sports statistical leaders

Darke County’s spring sports statistical leaders

BaseballBatting averageTyler Jenkinson, MV: .492Zach Hyre, FM: .456Conner Pohl, Arcanum: .447Keaton McEldowney, Versailles: .416Devan Rinderle, MV: .4...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Versailles baseball team wins regional semifinal game

Versailles baseball team wins regional semifinal game

XENIA – Versailles only needed one run to defeat Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy in the regional semifinals on Thursday at Athletes in Action...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Greenville regional semifinal softball game postponed

Greenville regional semifinal softball game postponed

GREENVILLE – Greenville’s regional championship softball game against Granville was postponed on Thursday because of heavy rain.The game h...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Bell, Abreu return to Eldora for Sunday’s historic Johnny Appleseed Classic

Bell, Abreu return to Eldora for Sunday’s historic Johnny Appleseed Classic

ROSSBURG – Christopher Bell and Rico Abreu return to Eldora Speedway Sunday night for the long standing Johnny Appleseed Classic.Bell won last y...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Darke County Soccer Association wraps up spring soccer

Darke County Soccer Association wraps up spring soccer

DARKE COUNTY – Darke County Soccer Association wrapped up its spring youth soccer at Greenville North Park this past weekend.DCSA would like to ...

May 26th, 2016 |  


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Access MD opens Greenville clinic

Access MD opens Greenville clinic

GREENVILLE — Area residents now have a new option for quick and convenient medical services.Access MD Urgent Care has opened its newest location...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Extra work should equal extra pay

Extra work should equal extra pay

Right now, American workers know they’re working more than ever before and for less pay. Since the 1970s, middle class wages have stagnated, whi...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Weekend Memorial Day services

STELVIDEO — Stelvideo Memorial Day service will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday.Doug Baker will be guest speaker with music to be provided by the Stelv...

May 25th, 2016 |  


The Ohio Genealogical Society offers summer classes

BELVILLE, Ohio - School may be out, but learning doesn’t take a break at the Ohio Genealogical Society.The Summer Sessions are already off to an...

May 25th, 2016 |  


A fresh coat of paint

A fresh coat of paint

Tanna Fyffe, left, and Heather Ellis, assistant manager, from Sherwin-Williams, paint a handrail at Prairie Ridge Meadow as part of National Painting ...

May 24th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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A deeper appreciation
Union City News: Baron to participate in parade

Union City News: Baron to participate in parade

Twenty-five years ago, more than 600,000 service members took part in Operation Desert Storm, at the time the largest deployment of U.S. Armed Forces ...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Along the Garden Path: Bidding adieu to two Junior Butterflies

Along the Garden Path: Bidding adieu to two Junior Butterflies

Graduation time is here again– caps, gowns, and parties! It’s a joyous occasion for graduates and families.Two members of the Butterflies ...

May 26th, 2016 |  


House Bill 116 makes prescriptions easier to take

House Bill 116 makes prescriptions easier to take

For Ohioans with chronic illnesses and those who take care of them, life is about to get a little easier. The General Assembly has passed, with unanim...

May 26th, 2016 |  


School picnic and rhubarb dessert

School picnic and rhubarb dessert

Today, we as a church had an excellent time together at what we call our “annual school picnic.”For the last five weeks, the three teacher...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Keeping Ohio’s government open, transparent and easy to access

Keeping Ohio’s government open, transparent and easy to access

Since the passage of Ohio’s first open records law in 1963, our state legislature has gone to great lengths to open the doors of public building...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Back Around the House II: Scrubbing the porch

Back Around the House II: Scrubbing the porch

Year after year we scrub the front porch down in June. This year I decided to be different and do it in May, but it hadn’t worked out. Then ever...

May 25th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Keen’s Body Shop honored

UNION CITY, Ohio — The Union City Indiana-Ohio Chamber of Commerce announces The Business of The Month for May.It’s Keen’s Body Shop...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Downtown Greenville open late Fridays in June

Downtown Greenville open late Fridays in June

GREENVILLE — Several downtown businesses are hoping to draw more visitors downtown to kickoff their weekends by taking advantage of the fine Jun...

May 17th, 2016 |  


The Andersons, Inc. announces cash dividend for the third quarter

MAUMEE, Ohio – The Andersons, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDE) today announced a third quarter 2016 cash dividend of 15.5 cents ($0.155) per share payable Ju...

May 16th, 2016 |  


Chillz opens in downtown Greenville

Chillz opens in downtown Greenville

GREENVILLE — Just in time for warmer temps, Chillz Frozen Yogurt, 333 South Broadway, has opened its doors for business.Greenville’s newes...

May 8th, 2016 |  


New shops, upper floors open for First Friday

New shops, upper floors open for First Friday

GREENVILLE - Downtown Greenville was a flurry of activity for the May First Friday event, with two new shops opening for business and a self-guided to...

May 8th, 2016 |  


KitchenAid cuts ribbon on factory expansion

KitchenAid cuts ribbon on factory expansion

GREENVILLE - Whirlpool Corp. celebrated the expansion of the Greenville KitchenAid manufacturing facility with a ribbon-cutting for the new area on Th...

May 7th, 2016 |  


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