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Mural in Union City honors local band The McCoys

Edison State Community College to host annual college fair

PIQUA – To help students and parents through the college selection process, Edison State Community College will host a college fair from 12:30 t...

September 18th, 2018 |  


Arcanum Public Library schedules events

ARCANUM – With school back in session, children’s programming has returned with StoryTime for preschoolers and Spark for older kids.Patron...

September 18th, 2018 |  


Edison State to open campus in Preble County

Edison State to open campus in Preble County

EATON – Edison State Community College announced yet another campus location set to open in Eaton. The announcement comes on the heels of the Tr...

September 17th, 2018 |  


UVMC introduces volunteer infant cuddler program

UVMC introduces volunteer infant cuddler program

TROY – Upper Valley Medical Center is introducing a volunteer infant cuddler program for babies born to mothers who took opioids during pregnanc...

September 17th, 2018 |  


Pianist Alpin Hong returns to St. Clair Memorial Hall

Pianist Alpin Hong returns to St. Clair Memorial Hall

GREENVILLE – Darke County Center for the Arts opens its 2018-19 Artists Series season on Saturday at Henry St. Clair Memorial Hall with a return...

September 17th, 2018 |  


Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County schedules October volunteer training

TROY – Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County invites interested community members to consider volunteering to support hospice patients and famili...

September 17th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Meyer: No way I’d ignore domestic violence

Darke County Prep Schedule for Sept. 19

Wednesday, Sept. 19GIRLS SOCCERTroy at Greenville, 7:15 p.m.GIRLS TENNISNew Carlisle Tecumseh at Greenville, 4:30 p.m....

September 18th, 2018 |  


Sports Brief: Maid-Rite announces sportsmanship winners for week of Sept. 3

Maid-Rite announces sportsmanship winnersMaid-Rite Sandwich Shoppe has announced its sportsmanship winners for the week of Sept. 3.They winners are Cr...

September 17th, 2018 |  


Darke County Prep Schedule for Sept. 18

Tuesday, Sept. 18 BOYS SOCCER Vandalia Butler at Greenville, 7:15 p.m.Newton at Franklin-Monroe, 7:30 p.m.GIRLS SOCCERNewton at Franklin-Monroe, 5:30 ...

September 17th, 2018 |  


Lady Wave tennis rolls to 3-1 week

GREENVILLE - The Greenville girls tennis team continues to roll up victory after victory as they had a busy week in winning 3 out of 4 matches last we...

September 17th, 2018 |  


Arcanum’s Tanner Delk wins inaugural Blackhawk Invitational at Chenoweth Trails

Arcanum’s Tanner Delk wins inaugural Blackhawk Invitational at Chenoweth Trails

GREENVILLE - Tanner Delk ran his best time of the year on Saturday to win the first Blackhawk Invitational at Chenoweth Trails.The Arcanum senior crui...

September 17th, 2018 |  


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Prairie Days scheduled at Shawnee Prairie

Prairie Days scheduled at Shawnee Prairie

GREENVILLE – The Darke County Park District will host its annual Prairie Days festival on the weekend of Sept. 29 and 30 at Shawnee Prairie Pres...

September 12th, 2018 |  


Garst Museum, The National Annie Oakley Center join Smithsonian magazine’s 14th annual Museum Day Live!

GREENVILLE – Garst Museum and The National Annie Oakley Center will open their doors free of charge on Sept. 22 as part of Smithsonian magazine&...

September 12th, 2018 |  


Painting classes offered at Troy-Hayner Cultural Center

Painting classes offered at Troy-Hayner Cultural Center

TROY – The Troy-Hayner Cultural Center will offer painting and drawing classes taught by knowledgeable, talented instructors.The Troy-Hayner Cul...

September 5th, 2018 |  


Stations for Vocations to be held at Maria Stein Shrine

MARIA STEIN – The Maria Stein Shrine will host Stations for Vocations, led by Rev. Dan Schmitmeyer, on Sept. 13.This event is sponsored by the S...

September 2nd, 2018 |  


Pottery classes offered at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center

Pottery classes offered at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center

TROY – The Troy-Hayner Cultural Center offers two pottery classes that are perfect for beginners.The first eight-week session of classes in Clay...

August 31st, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Arcanum News: Autumn equinox

Arcanum News: Autumn equinox

Fall is one of my favorite times of the year, the cool crisp nights, and the warm sunshine during the day. Autumn is now closer with the Summer Season...

September 17th, 2018 |  


Preacher’s Point: Electrical power; spiritual power

Preacher’s Point: Electrical power; spiritual power

At my grandmother’s house when I was a kid these metal things were sticking out of the walls. The large living room had two protruding from each...

September 14th, 2018 |  


Versailles News: Attitude is everything

Versailles News: Attitude is everything

No one ever said life was easy unless they were joking or delusional; however, we often find ourselves uttering encouraging words like things will get...

September 14th, 2018 |  


DCCA News: Alpin returns!

DCCA News: Alpin returns!

Pianist Alpin Hong will open Darke County Center for the Arts’ 2018-19 Artists Series season on Saturday, Sept. 22 at Henry St. Clair Memorial H...

September 13th, 2018 |  


Back Around the House II: First real encounter with football

Back Around the House II: First real encounter with football

My first real encounter with football was when my oldest son came flying into the house nearly 40 years ago to announce, “I can go out for footb...

September 12th, 2018 |  


On Neff Road: Leaving summer

On Neff Road: Leaving summer

Evenings are cooling off. In fact, evening is even early. Leaves have not begun to rustle but seem to be thinking about it. The horse working on his w...

September 12th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Mercer Savings Bank employees select organizations for donations

Mercer Savings Bank employees select organizations for donations

CELINA – As a mutual bank, Mercer Savings Bank always has been deeply rooted in the communities it serves and, as part of that, believes that re...

July 31st, 2018 |  


Desteni Mason named one of the 70 Elite Women in Mortgage in the nation by Mortgage Professional America magazine

Desteni Mason named one of the 70 Elite Women in Mortgage in the nation by Mortgage Professional America magazine

GREENVILLE – Mortgage Professional America Magazine has named Desteni Mason, of Mason Knows Mortgages (A Performance Mortgage Team) in Greenvill...

July 26th, 2018 |  


Park National Corporation reports financial results for second quarter and first half of 2018

NEWARK – Park National Corp. reported financial results for the second quarter and first half of 2018 (three and six months ended June 30).Park&...

July 24th, 2018 |  


Physical Therapy 212 to hold grand opening

Physical Therapy 212 to hold grand opening

TROY – Physical Therapy 212 will hold its grand opening from 3-7:30 p.m. Tuesday.Located at 10 North Market St. in Troy, this new and innovative...

July 19th, 2018 |  


Physical, occupational therapy expansion open at UVMC Outpatient Care Center North

Physical, occupational therapy expansion open at UVMC Outpatient Care Center North

PIQUA – Patients who come for outpatient therapy at the Upper Valley Medical Center satellite facility in Piqua are enjoying expanded space, equ...

July 16th, 2018 |  


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