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Former Corning Plant in Greenville sold to new owner
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George Lovett announces run for Ohio 80th House seat

My guns or my ganja? Firearm-owning pot fans face a choice

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The federal government says grass and guns don’t mix, and that is putting gun owners who use marijuana — and the s...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Adult Reading Program begins at Greenville Library

Adult Reading Program begins at Greenville Library

GREENVILLE — The Greenville Public Library’s Adult Winter Reading Program will be starting back up later this week. The program begins Fri...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Greenville community rallying for Haag fire victims

Greenville community rallying for Haag fire victims

GREENVILLE —The community is rallying for a family that lost their home in a fire, early Saturday morning, at Colonial Mobile Home Community. Th...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Greenville Council reviews 2018 budget numbers

GREENVILLE — The City of Greenville is anticipating expenditures of more than $8 million in general fund money for the 2018 year.Greenville City...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Preschool receives quality award from state

NEW MADISON — In recognition of a commitment to quality and ongoing dedication to the learning and development of children, Wee Patriot Preschoo...

January 15th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Versailles boys basketball team overcomes slow start, beats Lima Central Catholic

Versailles boys basketball team overcomes slow start, beats Lima Central Catholic

LIMA – There was no two-minute warning. Maybe there should have been.The first two minutes of Versailles’ 64-42 win over Lima Central Cath...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Tri-Village girls basketball team defeats Cedarville in rematch of last year’s district final

Tri-Village girls basketball team defeats Cedarville in rematch of last year’s district final

NEW MADISON – It was a district final rematch from last year between Cedarville and Tri-Village, a game the Patriots won 49-42 to advance to the...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Franklin Monroe girls basketball team wins at Brookville

Franklin Monroe girls basketball team wins at Brookville

BROOKVILLE – The Franklin Monroe girls basketball team beat Brookville 51-33 on Tuesday.Franklin Monroe led 14-7 at the end of the first quarter...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Ansonia girls basketball team stumbles at Middletown Madison

Ansonia girls basketball team stumbles at Middletown Madison

MIDDLETOWN – The Ansonia Tigers stayed on the tail of the Middletown Madison Mohawks for three quarters.And just when it seemed that they were p...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Depleted Mississinawa Valley girls basketball team loses to crosstown rival Union City

Depleted Mississinawa Valley girls basketball team loses to crosstown rival Union City

UNION CITY, Ind. – Playing without three key players Tuesday night, the Mississinawa Valley girls basketball team lost 77-23 to crosstown rival ...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Tri-Village girls drop in state rankings

Tri-Village girls drop in state rankings

COLUMBUS – The Versailles girls remained No. 2in the state rankings while the Tri-Village girls dropped in the second Associated Press girls bas...

January 16th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Ohio seniors: Protect yourself and those around you from the flu

Columbus — In response to news that flu activity in Ohio is now widespread, the Ohio Department of Health and the Ohio Department of Aging urge ...

January 9th, 2018 |  


January is national blood donor month

DAYTON — January National Blood Donor Month 2018 is more than a time to honor blood donors and raise awareness about the winter challenges to ou...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Vectren issues safety reminders for the winter heating season

DARKE COUNTY — As the frigid air pushes its way into Ohio, Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio (Vectren) wants to remind customers to be aware of he...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Premier Health and UnitedHealthcare renew network relationship

DAYTON — Premier Health and UnitedHealthcare announced Tuesday they have formed a new, multi-year relationship to ensure southwest Ohio resident...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


More than 14K deer harvested during Ohio’s gun hunting season

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio hunters checked 14,115 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2017 two-day deer-gun hunting season, December 16 to 17, acco...

January 1st, 2018 |  


OPINION


Arcanum News: January is National School Board Month

Arcanum News: January is National School Board Month

The Ohio School Boards Association is celebrating School Board Recognition Month in January 2018 to build awareness and understanding of the vital fun...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Preacher’s Point: The passing of time

Preacher’s Point: The passing of time

As the pages flip on the calendar, I tend to get more reflective around the New Year.When I was younger, there was the “this is what I am going ...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Today’s Challenges: There is always something to outgrow!

Today’s Challenges: There is always something to outgrow!

I was watching an old “Leave it to Beaver” television show the other day and a phrase struck me, because it applies to me.Beaver (the litt...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Versailles News: PUNS for humor

Versailles News: PUNS for humor

A pun is a form of wordplay that exploits multiple meanings of a term, or of similar-sounding words, for a humorous or rhetorical effect. This type of...

January 12th, 2018 |  


DCCA News: Hail the queen

DCCA News: Hail the queen

Even before Darke County Center for the Arts announced that Rhonda Vincent and the Rage would be a part of their 2017-2018 Artists Series season, loya...

January 12th, 2018 |  


Enrollment is up in district

Enrollment is up in district

Greenville City Schools has had a great first semester of the 2017-18 school year, both academically and with extracurricular activities. Thanks to th...

January 11th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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Former Corning Plant in Greenville sold to new owner

Greenville Council reviews 2018 budget numbers

GREENVILLE — The City of Greenville is anticipating expenditures of more than $8 million in general fund money for the 2018 year.Greenville City...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Portman, Brown urge trade relief for Ohio Whirlpool workers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Rob Portman (R-OH) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) successfully urged the International Trade Commission (ITC) to rule th...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Robinson named branch manager

Robinson named branch manager

GREENVILLE — Second National Bank announced that Shawn Robinson has been hired as the branch manager of the Fort Recovery office.Robinson began ...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Plessinger joins financial services team

Plessinger joins financial services team

GREENVILLE — Financial Achievement Services (FAS) Inc., a 40-year-old financial services firm, announces the addition of Julia Plessinger as the...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Bradford’s new water plant in use

BRADFORD — Village Administrator Rick Looker announced during Thursday night’s Bradford Council meeting that the village’s new Water...

January 15th, 2018 |  


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