NEWS


Prosecution dismisses charges against Hunt, Canan

GREENVILLE — The trial of two men scheduled to begin Tuesday morning in Darke County Common Pleas Court was canceled as all charges against the ...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Man loses control in high water accident

BRADFORD —A Gettysburg man hit a utility pole after driving through water on the roadway Sunday.On July 23, at 12:26 p.m., Darke County Sheriff ...

July 25th, 2017 |  


2 arrested during drug raid in Gettysburg

2 arrested during drug raid in Gettysburg

GETTYSBURG — A man and a woman were arrested following a drug bust in Gettysburg, Ohio, Monday afternoon.Following a drug investigation, the Dar...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Gas pipeline upgrades to begin in Greenville

GREENVILLE — Contract crews working for Vectren Energy Delivery (Vectren) will soon begin replacing gas mains and service lines in Greenville as...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Ohio sends US voter panel links to publicly available data

COLUMBUS — Ohio’s elections chief complied Monday with an information request from a presidential commission on voter fraud by providing a...

July 25th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Former pro soccer player Marcel Matis leads camp at Greenville

Former pro soccer player Marcel Matis leads camp at Greenville

GREENVILLE – Marcel Matis, who has played and coached professional soccer, led a camp with the Greenville High School boys soccer team last week...

July 25th, 2017 |  


‘Old-timers’ could lead Ohio State to good times

‘Old-timers’ could lead Ohio State to good times

CHICAGO – Ohio State’s 2013 recruiting class has been a gift that has kept on giving into a fifth year, which has not always been the case...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Ohio State tries ‘moving forward’ after 31-0 playoff loss

Ohio State tries ‘moving forward’ after 31-0 playoff loss

CHICAGO – Urban Meyer doesn’t dwell on a 31-0 loss to Clemson in a semifinal of the College Football Playoff last season. But he hasn̵...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Big Ten notebook: Game against Ohio State ‘biggest home opener’ in Indiana football history

Big Ten notebook: Game against Ohio State ‘biggest home opener’ in Indiana football history

CHICAGO – Indiana coach Tom Allen says Ohio State’s Aug. 31 trip to Bloomington to play the Hoosiers will be “the biggest home opene...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Greenville youth volleyball camp draws almost 50 girls

Greenville youth volleyball camp draws almost 50 girls

GREENVILLE – Almost 50 girls in the third through eighth grades attended Greenville’s youth volleyball camp last week.Volleyball is a diff...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Wil Myers homers in third straight game, Padres beat Giants

Wil Myers homers in third straight game, Padres beat Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Wil Myers has had his way with the San Francisco Giants, and so has San Diego.Oh how this rivalry has shifted — not t...

July 24th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


Cookie-baker Julie Helman raises $10K for Care Center

Cookie-baker Julie Helman raises $10K for Care Center

GREENVILLE — Julie Helman has experienced the power of State of the Heart’s Care Center first hand.In February 2015, she lost her husband,...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Walkers participate in 13th annual Relay for Life

Walkers participate in 13th annual Relay for Life

VERSAILLES — For those who have gone face to face with cancer and survived, clouds and rain cannot dampen their spirits.It was certainly no dete...

July 23rd, 2017 |  


Students to present literacy project at Greenville Library

Students to present literacy project at Greenville Library

GREENVILLE — According to a 2015 U.S. Department of Education report, 32 million adults cannot read above the fifth grade level… and one c...

July 23rd, 2017 |  


Greater Dayton Faith Community Nurse/Health Ministers Networking Group Meeting

DAYTON — On Thursday, Aug 17, the Greater Dayton Area Faith Community Nurse/Health Ministers Network will hold its quarterly meeting from 11:30 ...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Trump administration pulls health law help in 18 cities

CHICAGO — President Donald Trump’s administration has ended Affordable Care Act contracts that brought assistance into libraries, business...

July 20th, 2017 |  


OPINION


New Madison News: National ice cream month

New Madison News: National ice cream month

July winds down and with it the special designation of national ice cream month!This special delight for all ages hits the spot on humid, hot days. Va...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Virtue & Mischief: I feel the same way

Virtue & Mischief: I feel the same way

Each summer the youngest amigo, Luke, and I go for away by ourselves for a few days to explore someplace together and bond. Last year, we ventured to ...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Arcanum News: Happy 94th Birthday Helen North

Arcanum News: Happy 94th Birthday Helen North

Happy Belated Birthday to a very special lady! Mrs. Helen North of Arcanum celebrated her 94th birthday on July 8. She enjoyed the day with family. Sh...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Preacher’s Point: Have you heard any preaching on sin lately?

Preacher’s Point: Have you heard any preaching on sin lately?

One of my favorite things to hear is people tell of their salvation experience. I love listening to the stories of how God worked in their lives and b...

July 23rd, 2017 |  


When should farmers retire?

Retirement from a farm business may not mean moving away or giving up on mentoring the next generation, but it does entail transferring management dec...

July 22nd, 2017 |  


Protecting healthcare for rural Ohio

Protecting healthcare for rural Ohio

The latest Senate Republican bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act would be devastating for rural Ohio.Last week, I released a county-by-county repor...

July 22nd, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Lake Erie island winery bought by Ohio ready for visitors

MIDDLE BASS ISLAND, Ohio (AP) — A stone fortress that housed a historic winery for generations on Lake Erie’s Middle Bass Island is ready ...

July 16th, 2017 |  


Old Arcana restaurant announces it will close July 16

Old Arcana restaurant announces it will close July 16

ARCANUM — A local restaurant at the center of a political controversy earlier this year announced it is closing its doors Sunday.The Old Arcana,...

July 13th, 2017 updated: July 14th, 2017. |  


Sutton’s Foods of Arcanum to open Union City grocery

Sutton’s Foods of Arcanum to open Union City grocery

UNION CITY, Ohio — Patrons of a closed Union City, Ohio, supermarket won’t have to wait long to get their local grocery store fix.Sutton&#...

July 4th, 2017 |  


Greenville Rotary Club awards scholarships, grants

Greenville Rotary Club awards scholarships, grants

GREENVILLE — The Greenville Rotary Club held its “Rotary Gives Back” luncheon Tuesday at Brethren Retirement Community.“This i...

June 27th, 2017 |  


Fresh ideas at Farmers’ Market

Fresh ideas at Farmers’ Market

GREENVILLE — Sandra Dunn, of Greenville, participates in a long-time family tradition of creating aprons from vintage fabrics.They are featured ...

June 26th, 2017 |  


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