NEWS


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Spring planting nearing completion in Darke County

Greenville Public Library to host Family Yoga on the Lawn

GREENVILLE – The Greenville Public Library is hosting Family Yoga on the Lawn throughout the summer.The first event is Wednesday followed by Jun...

May 24th, 2018 |  


Poultry Days Flower Show rules released

Poultry Days Flower Show rules released

VERSAILLES – The Poultry Days Flower Show will be June 8.Registration will be from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. June 8. Judging will begin at 1 p.m. and w...

May 24th, 2018 updated: May 24th, 2018. |  


Poultry Days barbecue chicken dinner tickets available

Poultry Days barbecue chicken dinner tickets are on saleVERSAILLES – Pre-sale tickets are now on sale for the Poultry Days barbecue chicken for ...

May 24th, 2018 |  


Poultry Days ride tickets are on sale

VERSAILLES – Poultry Day s is keeping the low prices and is expanding the all-day ride special.Guests can ride all day either June 8, 9 or 10 fo...

May 24th, 2018 |  


Darke County offices to close for Memorial Day

DARKE COUNTY – The Darke County Offices will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday on Monday....

May 24th, 2018 |  


2 Ansonia residents injured in crash on 127

DARKE COUNTY – Two Ansonia residents were taken to Miami Valley Hospital by Careflight Wednesday night following a crash on U.S. Route 127.Darke...

May 24th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Darke County’s spring sports statistical leaders

Darke County’s spring sports statistical leaders

BaseballBatting averageAndy Branson, Bradford: .500Bryce Filbrun, FM: .483Zac Longfellow, MV: .451Marcus Wood, Greenville: .4443Jared Buckley, Tri-Vil...

May 25th, 2018 |  


Greenville boys basketball team to host youth camp

Greenville boys basketball team to host youth camp

GREENVILLE – The Greenville varsity boys basketball team will host a youth camp from June 4 through June 7.The Green Wave Summer Basketball Camp...

May 24th, 2018 |  


Christian Villanueva’s two-run double lifts Padres past Nationals

Christian Villanueva’s two-run double lifts Padres past Nationals

WASHINGTON (AP) — The San Diego Padres have come to count on Tyson Ross to deliver long, effective outings early in his second go-round with the...

May 24th, 2018 |  


Bradford softball team beats Mechanicsburg to reach OHSAA regional championship game

Bradford softball team beats Mechanicsburg to reach OHSAA regional championship game

GREENVILLE – The Bradford Lady Railroaders continued their magical season with a 2-0 win over Mechanicsburg in the regional semifinals on Wednes...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Greenville softball team loses to Clinton-Massie in regional semifinal

Greenville softball team loses to Clinton-Massie in regional semifinal

MASON – Clinton-Massie exploded out of the gates on Wednesday afternoon with eight runs in the first two innings, which proved to be too much fo...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Bryce Harper’s homer, Michael Taylor’s game-winning RBI lifts Nationals past Padres 2-1

Bryce Harper’s homer, Michael Taylor’s game-winning RBI lifts Nationals past Padres 2-1

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nationals center fielder Michael Taylor hasn’t had many good days this season. He hopes Tuesday night’s performanc...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Miss Chick Pageant application being accepted

VERSAILLES — Versailles Poultry Days, Inc., is now accepting applications for the 2018 Miss Chick Pageant.The contest, sponsored by Versailles S...

April 30th, 2018 |  


Recycle out-of-date electronics for free

DARKE COUNTY — The Darke County Solid Waste Management District and 1 Shot Services, Bradford, are joining forces to sponsor a free electronics ...

April 30th, 2018 |  


The 2nd Annual Ohio Amputee Celebration

COLUMBUS — A.C.T.I.O.N., an amputee support group, is planning a free event to celebrate the Amputee Coalition Limb Loss Awareness Month and Sho...

April 26th, 2018 |  


Oak Ridge Boys to perform in Versailles

Oak Ridge Boys to perform in Versailles

VERSAILLES — The country vocal quartet Oak Ridge Boys are set to perform in Versailles at the BMI Indoor Speedway on Saturday, May 5.They starte...

April 26th, 2018 |  


Darke County YMCA holds Healthy Kids Day

Darke County YMCA holds Healthy Kids Day

GREENVILLE — The Darke County YMCA held their annual Healthy Kids Day event Saturday to help keep kids in the mind frame of being active and mai...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


OPINION


DCCA News: Summing up

DCCA News: Summing up

Darke County Center for the Arts’ final presentation of their “Arts Count” season ably demonstrated the rationale behind DCCA’...

May 24th, 2018 |  


Have a tattoo? Want one?

Have a tattoo? Want one?

Ink. Do you have it? Do you want it? Do you despise it? Do you accept it in moderation?A pro-ink argument was recently presented by Drew Brodman, a nu...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Back Around the House II: Goodbye to a beloved tree

Back Around the House II: Goodbye to a beloved tree

When I left you last week we had a contractor ready to make an estimate on an addition to our house and a big old maple tree in the back yard. The con...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


On Neff Road: Fields of flags

On Neff Road: Fields of flags

Curiosity got the best of me when I sat down to do the column today. I knew I wanted to write about Memorial Day. It was a time when grave stones were...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Amish Cook: Hectic day 10 years ago

Amish Cook: Hectic day 10 years ago

Today we will be rewinding 10 years and reliving the events of a rather colorful day when I was 18 years old. As I read this entry from my personal di...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


New Madison News: 5K race quickly approaches

The 5K race at the United Methodist Church is nearing. Runners will be arriving early June 2 for this annual run through the village, ending down Harr...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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New Madison appoints new mayor, council president
Y celebrates a year of accomplishments

Y celebrates a year of accomplishments

GREENVILLE —Sam Casalano, CEO of the Darke County YMCA and staff celebrated a year of accomplishments along with the volunteers and donors that ...

April 16th, 2018 |  


Darke County Commissioners approve upgrade to alarm system

DARKE COUNTY — The Darke County Commissioners approved a quote from SecureTech to upgrade the Duress Alarm systems at Monday’s regular mee...

April 16th, 2018 |  


Arcanum Council discusses new building, archaeological study

Arcanum Council discusses new building, archaeological study

ARCANUM — Arcanum Village Council held their monthly meeting Tuesday night.Village Administrator Bill Kessler updated council members on plans f...

April 11th, 2018 |  


Greenville grad Gib Bickel runs comic book store in Columbus

Greenville grad Gib Bickel runs comic book store in Columbus

COLUMBUS — Gib Bickel is the manager, and former owner, of The Laughing Ogre, a comic book store in Clintonville, a neighborhood in Columbus sit...

April 10th, 2018 |  


Darke County Commissioner’s proclaim Child Abuse Awareness Month

Darke County Commissioner’s proclaim Child Abuse Awareness Month

DARKE COUNTY — The Darke County Commissioners signed a proclamation Monday afternoon to make April Child Abuse and Neglect Awareness month.The p...

April 9th, 2018 |  


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