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Village of Wayne Lakes hosts ‘Meet the Candidates’ night

Village of Wayne Lakes hosts ‘Meet the Candidates’ night

WAYNE LAKES — A “Meet the Candidate” night took place at the Village of Wayne Lakes Community Building Monday night.Candidates for W...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Greenville City Council agrees to amended bike rack report

GREENVILLE — Greenville City Council voted unanimously to amend a committee report during its Tuesday night meeting.A Safety Committee report ha...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Silcott guilty, gets 5-year sentence

Silcott guilty, gets 5-year sentence

GREENVILLE — The day following his bench trial on drug trafficking charges, a Gettysburg, Ohio, man learned his fate in Darke County Common Plea...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Man inured in crash on Route 36

GREENVILLE — An Ansonia man was injured Tuesday night a car turned in front of him.On October 17 at approximately 9:57 p.m. Darke County Deputie...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Fatal Addiction: Trisha Feitshans speaks about alcoholism at FOA meeting

Fatal Addiction: Trisha Feitshans speaks about alcoholism at FOA meeting

GREENVILLE — Trisha Feitshans said she did not go through “hell” for nothing; it has to mean something.God had plans for me,” ...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Christian radio station STAR 88.3 sponsors comedy show

Christian radio station STAR 88.3 sponsors comedy show

GREENVILLE — Comedian David Dean gave a free performance at St Clair Memorial Hall in Greenville Sunday night. The show, titled ‘Laugh All...

October 17th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Greenville schedules winter sports meetings

Greenville schedules winter sports meetings

GREENVILLE – New this season, Greenville will not hold one night of preseason parent/player meetings.Head coaches will schedule these meetings o...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Tri-Village volleyball team defeats Tri-County North in OHSAA tournament opener

Tri-Village volleyball team defeats Tri-County North in OHSAA tournament opener

TROY – Just one week ago Tri-Village squared off with Tri-County North and came away with a hard-fought win in a game that went five sets.The tw...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Emmanuel Christian sweeps Mississinawa Valley in an OHSAA tournament volleyball match

Emmanuel Christian sweeps Mississinawa Valley in an OHSAA tournament volleyball match

TROY – Mississinawa Valley took on Emmanuel Christian in the first round of the Ohio High School Athletic Association Division IV volleyball tou...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Lehman Catholic upsets Franklin Monroe in an OHSAA sectional tournament volleyball match

Lehman Catholic upsets Franklin Monroe in an OHSAA sectional tournament volleyball match

ARCANUM – Franklin Monroe’s historic season came to an end Wednesday as Lehman Catholic upset the Lady Jets in the opening round of the Oh...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Arcanum advances to 2nd round of OHSAA volleyball tournament with a win over Dixie

Arcanum advances to 2nd round of OHSAA volleyball tournament with a win over Dixie

BROOKVILLE – Arcanum won a rematch against Dixie in the opening round the Ohio High School Athletic Association volleyball tournament on Tuesday...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Greenville volleyball team sweeps Ponitz in OHSAA tournament opener

Greenville volleyball team sweeps Ponitz in OHSAA tournament opener

NEW CARLISLE – Greenville started the Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament with a three-set victory against Ponitz Career ...

October 17th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


3rd Rock of Ages talent show to be held Veteran’s Day

GREENVILLE — Veterans Memorial Park and Digital Library keeps history alive by recording, storing, and reporting the oral histories, pictures, a...

October 18th, 2017 |  


National Teen Driver Safety Week

COLUMBUS — National Teen Driver Safety Week is October 15-21, and Ohio Department of Insurance Director Jillian Froment and John Born, Director ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


GHS Theater to perform this weekend

GHS Theater to perform this weekend

GREENVILLE —The Greenville High School Theater Troupe will be presenting “Buffy The Vampire Slayer” at St. Clair Memorial Hall durin...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Is Issue 2 the answer for high drug prices?

Is Issue 2 the answer for high drug prices?

DARKE COUNTY — It is a story that has become all too familiar for many in Ohio and beyond, with people facing increasingly high prices for presc...

October 15th, 2017 |  


CareFlight Outreach Manager receives National AAMS Award

CareFlight Outreach Manager receives National AAMS Award

DAYTON — The Association of Air Medical Services (AAMS) has announced that Amanda (Mandy) Via, CareFlight Air and Mobile Outreach Manager, as th...

October 12th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Amish Cook: Gloria has strong peelings about apple season

Amish Cook: Gloria has strong peelings about apple season

Apple season is still upon us. Not only are apples in season in the local orchards but also in our kitchen. To my way ofthinking, there are endless po...

October 19th, 2017 |  


On Neff Road: On your mark

On Neff Road: On your mark

A bell is ringing in the hall. Voices are heard behind a closed door. I look at a bed mussed and a monitor no longer clicked. At least for now. I wond...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Back Around the House II: Fear of fire trucks turns into lesson

Back Around the House II: Fear of fire trucks turns into lesson

Way, way back in time when I was just a little kid, I was terrified of fire trucks. It wasn’t just the natural fear of something humongously big...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Arcanum News: Congratulations Arcanum High School Band

Arcanum News: Congratulations Arcanum High School Band

Congratulations Arcanum High School Band! Last weekend they qualified for State Competition at the Versailles High School Music Invitational; they als...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Preacher’s Point: The larger picture

Preacher’s Point: The larger picture

The first two chapters of Job are fascinating. Satan visits heaven, and God asks Satan if he has thought about Job (Job 1:6-8). Satan explains to God ...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Versailles News: 80/20 PRINCIPLE: Truth Should Prevail

Versailles News: 80/20 PRINCIPLE: Truth Should Prevail

It has been my experience that the Pareto principle (also known as the 80/20 rule) applies in most facets of the world. This principle states that, fo...

October 13th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Eagles donates $5,000 to historic Bear’s Mill
Versailles Fire, PD chiefs speak to council on county’s Communications Levy

Versailles Fire, PD chiefs speak to council on county’s Communications Levy

VERSAILLES — Heads of the Versailles Fire, Police and EMS departments attended Versailles Village Council Wednesday evening to discuss Darke Cou...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Pink Ribbon Girls’ fire truck make stop at Dave Knapp Ford, promote breast cancer awareness

Pink Ribbon Girls’ fire truck make stop at Dave Knapp Ford, promote breast cancer awareness

GREENVILLE — Pink Ribbon Girls, a nonprofit group based in Tipp City, appeared with their trademark pink firetruck at Dave Knapp Ford on Wagner ...

September 27th, 2017 |  


Weaver Eggs scrambles to help Hurricane Irma victims

Weaver Eggs scrambles to help Hurricane Irma victims

VERSAILLES — A local business has hatched a plan to aid thousands of families made destitute and hungry by Hurricane Irma.Weaver Eggs of Versail...

September 27th, 2017 |  


Dirty Jobs: Workers at M.A.S. Janitorial enjoy making a difference

Dirty Jobs: Workers at M.A.S. Janitorial enjoy making a difference

GREENVILLE — Mitchell Swiger started M.A.S. Janitorial in 2008, after working for a janitorial company for a few years as a teenager. He feels t...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Arcanum couple have big plans for Picnic’s Pizza

Arcanum couple have big plans for Picnic’s Pizza

ARCANUM — Charlie and Sarah Billenstein recently purchased Picnic’s Pizza after the restaurant’s former owners announced they were p...

September 20th, 2017 |  


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