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Senator Huffman introduces bill to enact the ‘Ohio Public School Deregulation Act’

Senator Huffman introduces bill to enact the ‘Ohio Public School Deregulation Act’

GREENVILLE — When Ohio Senator Matt Huffman (12th District) was in the state House of Representatives, a regular comment he encountered from sup...

November 21st, 2017 updated: November 21st, 2017. |  


Bradford school district hires new staff members

Bradford school district hires new staff members

BRADFORD — Students and staff were recognized during a Bradford Exempted Village Board of Education meeting Thursday, November 16.The Student Sp...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Greenville K-8 student assembly focuses on positive decisions

Greenville K-8 student assembly focuses on positive decisions

GREENVILLE — We Are The Majority Teen, and Greenville High School (GHS) senior Will Coomer told Greenville fifth through eighth-grade students t...

November 20th, 2017 updated: November 20th, 2017. |  


Modest growth forecast for Ohio holiday retail sales

TOLEDO, Ohio — Ahead of Black Friday and the December sales season, researchers are expecting a modest 2 percent increase in Ohio holiday retail...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Mitten Trees collect winter clothes for local kids

Mitten Trees collect winter clothes for local kids

GREENVILLE — Darke County commissioners and local educators were present Monday morning for the annual decoration of the Fish Mitten Tree at Mon...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Wright State’s Raidersgiving to feed hundreds on Thanksgiving

DAYTON — All students, staff, faculty and alumni are invited to Raidersgiving on Thursday, November 23 from noon to 2 p.m. in the Wright State N...

November 20th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Arcanum girls basketball team still sorting out its roster

Arcanum girls basketball team still sorting out its roster

ARCANUM – The Arcanum girls basketball team returns five lettermen from last year’s squad, which advanced to the district finals of the Oh...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Bradford girls basketball team to depend on athleticism, selflessness

Bradford girls basketball team to depend on athleticism, selflessness

BRADFORD – Bradford’s girls basketball team will look to utilize its speed and athleticism this season.The Railroaders have some big holes...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Greenville girls basketball team hopes to finish near the top of the GWOC North

Greenville girls basketball team hopes to finish near the top of the GWOC North

GREENVILLE – The Greenville girls basketball team hopes to finish among the top teams in the Greater Western Ohio Conference this season.The Lad...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Versailles girls basketball team returns 4 starters from its state runner-up squad

Versailles girls basketball team returns 4 starters from its state runner-up squad

VERSAILLES – Four starters from last year’s state runner-up squad will return to the lineup this season for the Versailles girls basketbal...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Ansonia girls basketball team to build around veteran core

Ansonia girls basketball team to build around veteran core

ANSONIA – The Ansonia girls basketball team will build around four girls who enter this season with a lot of varsity experience.Senior Bailey St...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Former Ohio State football player William White says ‘Earle’ game his all-time best

Former Ohio State football player William White says ‘Earle’ game his all-time best

COLUMBUS — Only a few Ohio State-Michigan games are so special they get a name. In fact, there might be only one.The 1987 game is known as the E...

November 21st, 2017 |  


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Safety in the sanctuary: Guns in churches?

Safety in the sanctuary: Guns in churches?

DARKE COUNTY — Nearly two weeks have passed since a deranged man with a rifle entered a Texas church and opened fire on the congregation.Within ...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Edison State hosts RN to BSN Information Fair

PIQUA — Edison State Community College is hosting a Registered Nurse (RN) to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Information Fair on Friday, No...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Night out with the Wavaires

Night out with the Wavaires

GREENVILLE — The Greenville High School Wavaires are preparing for the Night Out With the Wavaires 2017 with the performance on Friday, November...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Darke County Community Christmas Drive set to begin

Darke County Community Christmas Drive set to begin

DARKE COUNTY — The 2017 Darke County Community Christmas Drive is coming up.Starting just after Thanksgiving, Friday and Saturday, November 24 a...

November 5th, 2017 |  


Darke Co. Cancer Association Gospel fundraiser Nov. 5

GREENVILLE — The Cancer Association of Darke County will hold its annual gospel music fundraiser on November 5 at St. Clair Memorial Hall. The e...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


OPINION


Back Around the House II: Fine family china

Back Around the House II: Fine family china

Many years ago we received several sets of dishes as wedding gifts. I remember the fine china we registered for at the jewelry store which we hardly e...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Small businesses shape, strengthen local communities

Small businesses shape, strengthen local communities

As a voice for entrepreneurs and small business owners nationwide, the U.S. Small Business Administration celebrates small businesses on a daily basis...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Arcanum News: Happy Thanksgiving

Arcanum News: Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving! It’s time once again to gather with family and friends and express thankfulness for each other, all the blessings that have ...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Preacher’s Point: Evil

Preacher’s Point: Evil

Horrific, terrible, bloodbath, tragedy, all these words and more are used to describe the events at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs Tex...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Today’s Challenges: Just a little bit…

Today’s Challenges: Just a little bit…

Are you undergoing some struggle in your life right now? If not then give it time, because you most likely will at some time in your future. I’m...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Versailles News: Holiday bottleneck

Versailles News: Holiday bottleneck

This is the time of year when all the holidays hit us one after another, but seemingly occur simultaneously. Last weekend was exciting and crazy with ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Modest growth forecast for Ohio holiday retail sales

TOLEDO, Ohio — Ahead of Black Friday and the December sales season, researchers are expecting a modest 2 percent increase in Ohio holiday retail...

November 20th, 2017 |  


State legislators address Chamber on issues

State legislators address Chamber on issues

GREENVILLE — Members of the Darke County Chamber of Commerce heard updates on state matters during the Chamber’s annual State of the State...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Darke County Sheriff’s Office speaks about distracted driving dangers

Darke County Sheriff’s Office speaks about distracted driving dangers

GREENVILLE — Thursday’s Darke County Safety Council Meeting, part of the Darke County Chamber of Commerce, focused on distracted driving t...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Former New Madison Fiscal Officer Wanda Lacey sues state auditor

GREENVILLE — Wanda L. Lacey, of Greenville, and former fiscal officer for the Village of New Madison, filed suit in the Ohio Court of Claims, Oc...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Kitchenaid plant to be powered by wind turbines

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. — Whirlpool Corporation announced plans Tuesday for three wind turbines to power its manufacturing facility in Greenville a...

November 15th, 2017 updated: November 15th, 2017. |  


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