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Versailles’ Mangen signs with Ohio Northern wrestling team

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VERSAILLES — Versailles senior Matt Mangen signed his letter of intent on Wednesday to wrestle for Ohio Northern University.Mangen, the son of Phil and Ronda Mangen, said he was looking at a lot of colleges prior to making his decision. He liked Ohio Northern and was impressed by the Polar Bears’ interest in him, he said.“I really liked it, and their coach stayed with me on a consistent basis,” Mangen said. “And that’s what really made my decision easy for me to see that’s where I wanted to go.”

 

Greenville tennis loses to Milton-Union

GREENVILLE — The Greenville boys tennis team lost 4-1 to undefeated Milton-Union on Wednesday.Javi Bixler was the lone winner for Greenville, beating Gooslin 6-3, 6-2 in third singles.Greenville’s Voja Tatarevic lost 6-1, 6-3 to M. Brumbaugh at first singles. The Wave’s Evan Kiser fell 6-2, 6-0 to P. Brumbaugh in second singles.The Green Wave’s Nathan Haviza and Adam Null lost 6-0, 6-1 in first doubles to Blevins and K. DIckison. Greenv...

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Weber found guilty of involuntary manslaughter

DARKE COUNTY – Scott Weber, 29, of Greenville was found guilty by the Darke County Court of Common Pleas of child endangerment and the involuntary manslaughter of his 16-month-old daughter.The involuntary manslaughter charge is a felony of the first degree and carries a maximum penalty of 11 years in prison, while the child endangerment charge was a felony of the third degree and carries a maximum penalty of three years in prison.The decision was determined by Judg...

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Marlins snap 8-game skid by beating Nationals 11-2

MIAMI (AP) — Stephen Strasburg against the woebegone Miami Marlins figured to be no contest, and it was.Miami won in a rout.Giancarlo Stanton tied a career high with five RBIs, including a three-run homer off Strasburg, and the Marlins broke an eight-game losing streak by beating the Washington Nationals 11-2 Tuesday night.Both benches and bullpens cleared briefly in the fourth inning when Marlins catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia and the Nationals’ Ia...

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Meth bust yields 3 arrests

ARCANUM -Three people were arrested Monday after law enforcement officers caught them trafficking Meth.The Darke County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit, along with Darke County deputies and the Arcanum Police, conducted two separate meth buy/bust operations. The first such operation occurred at 6825 State Route 722, where Patricia Mullins, 41 of Lewisburg was taken into custody without incident. A short time later at 2494 U.S. Route 127, Ashley Bowling, 28 of Dayto...

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Miami Valley Heat begin season in Greenville

GREENVILLE – The 14-U Miami Valley Heat, a team from the Greenville and Darke County area, were in action Saturday and Sunday at Sater Park.“Today is like a mini-opening day for the Miami Valley Heat. All our teams were in action today here with the exception of our 9-U team; they played in a tournament elsewhere,” said Mark Eldridge, co-founder of the Heat teams.The 14-U team finished up the day with a 12-6 win over the Fairfield Warriors, a team from ...

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National Library Week highlights importance

DARKE COUNTY – There are libraries in most towns in Darke County, and they all serve similar purposes, to educate people, and to provide resources, and even entertainment.Over the years it has been a race to keep up with the constant changes in technology, with ever-increasing budgetary concerns, library directors agreed.“With our limited budget…one of the bigger challenges is what to choose, out of the vast array of options, and having the money to be ...

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Green Wave baseball ranked among state’s best

GREENVILLE — The Greenville varsity baseball team made the top 50 team Division I week two Prep Baseball Report/JJHUDDLE state rankings, landing at No. 45 before the teams latest 3-1 win over Vandalia-Butler.The Green Wave stand at 7-3 on the season with a 3-0 mark in the Greater Western Ohio Conference.An experienced senior-laden team makes up the 2014 Green Wave varsity baseball team with nine seniors taking the field in their final year of high school baseball f...

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