NEWS


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Leugers sentenced to 15 years
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Rainbow Alliance protest in Arcanum
Darke County Republican Party holds raffle Oct. 18

Darke County Republican Party holds raffle Oct. 18

GREENVILLE — The Darke County Republican Party is selling raffle tickets for a framed autographed 2020 Trump-Pence Flag that was recently won in...

September 21st, 2020 |  


Happily Ever Co. reopening on Broadway

Happily Ever Co. reopening on Broadway

GREENVILLE — Happily Ever Co. celebrated its reopening on Thursday after completing the move to a new building.Now located at 519 South Broadway...

September 17th, 2020 |  


League offers info on voting

DARKE COUNTY — Wondering if you are registered to vote? If you want to vote in the November 3 General Election, you need to be registered by Oct...

September 17th, 2020 |  


An empty place at the table

An empty place at the table

GREENVILLE — September is a month of long beginnings. As Labor Day heralds the conclusion of summertime Americana of fairs, hot-dogs, ice-cream ...

September 17th, 2020 |  


Darke County Parks in-person programs start Sept. 18

Darke County Parks in-person programs start Sept. 18

GREENVILLE — Did you know that many of the programs and events offered by the Darke County Parks are completely free of charge? Prairie Days, Ma...

September 16th, 2020 |  


Steve Knapke memorial blood drive Sept. 21

Steve Knapke memorial blood drive Sept. 21

VERSAILLES — Help fight cancer by donating at the fourth annual Steve Knapke Memorial Blood Drive co-sponsored by the Versailles Poultry Days Co...

September 16th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


Lady Patriots extend win streak

Lady Patriots extend win streak

ARCANUM - The Lady Patriots varsity golf team extended their win streak Thursday nigh by defeating the Franklin Monroe Lady Jets and th National Trail...

September 21st, 2020 |  


Arcanum boys win Blackhawks Cross Country Invitational

Arcanum boys win Blackhawks Cross Country Invitational

UNION CITY – Mississinawa Valley hosted the Blackhawk Cross Country invite at ChenowithTrails Saturday morning.In the High School girls event Ar...

September 21st, 2020 |  


Patriots stay undefeated with win over Bradford

Patriots stay undefeated with win over Bradford

BRADFORD – Visiting Tri-Village was all business topping Bradford 58-14 in Cross CountyConference football action and remains undefeated with a ...

September 21st, 2020 |  


Indians offensive woes continue in TEC loss to Northeastern

Indians offensive woes continue in TEC loss to Northeastern

UNION CITY, Ind. - The Union City Indians were unable to answer the 18 points put up by Northeastern Friday night, losing their second straight Tri-Ea...

September 21st, 2020 |  


Versailles holds off Parkway for win

Versailles holds off Parkway for win

ROCKFORD – The Versailles Tigers jumped on the Parkway Panthers early and held on late to secure a 21-12 victory Friday night.The Tigers took a ...

September 21st, 2020 |  


Ansonia improves to 3-1 with win over Mississinawa Valley

Ansonia improves to 3-1 with win over Mississinawa Valley

ANSONIA — The Ansonia football team improved to 3-1 with a 53-7 win over Mississinawa Valley Friday night.The Tigers remained one game behind un...

September 19th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


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Kindred spirits, kindred ‘Friends’

East Main’s ‘Praise in the Park’ on Sept. 13

GREENVILLE — The East Main Church of Christ, located at 419 East Main Street, Greenville, will be holding a “Praise in the Park” wor...

September 3rd, 2020 updated: September 3rd, 2020. |  


COVID spike expected with school openings

DARKE COUNTY — As Darke County schools prepare to open next week, there is genuine concern among many educators and parents about the COVID-19 r...

September 2nd, 2020 |  


Auvrie Hawkey celebrates 8th birthday

Auvrie Hawkey celebrates 8th birthday

Happy Birthday, Auvrie Hawkey!Age: 8 yearsParents: Chris and Stephanie Hawkey of Greenville, OhioGrandparents: Duane and Linda Hawkey of Union City, I...

August 20th, 2020 |  


Elliana Hawkey celebrates 1st birthday

Elliana Hawkey celebrates 1st birthday

Happy Birthday, Elliana Hawkey!Age: 1Parents: Chris and Stephanie Hawkey of Greenville.Grandparents: Duane and Linda Hawkey of Union City, Ind., and M...

August 20th, 2020 |  


Win a car on #17

Win a car on #17

GREENVILLE — After the crazy year we’ve all had, who wouldn’t enjoy a relaxing day on the golf course? And then, if someone gave you...

July 30th, 2020 |  


Darke County Parks erect new signs

Darke County Parks erect new signs

GREENVILLE — If you haven’t taken a walk through the pollinator meadow on the south side of the Bish Discovery Center’s parking lot,...

July 23rd, 2020 |  


OPINION


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America in Scripture
OAGC awards and farewell

OAGC awards and farewell

The Ohio Association of Garden Clubs, Inc. honored garden club members throughout the state with three members from Darke County receiving high awards...

September 16th, 2020 |  


National Guard important? Yes!

National Guard important? Yes!

There’s an uproar in our country concerning the roles of those charged with safeguarding American lives and property. What groups should be invo...

September 16th, 2020 |  


Community Prayer Walk set for Sept. 26

Community Prayer Walk set for Sept. 26

Plans are under way for the Community Gathering and Pray Walk September 26 from noon to 2 p.m. The event is being organized by members of the Arcanum ...

September 15th, 2020 |  


Tribute to a man of stamps

Tribute to a man of stamps

Last Wednesday my old friend was buried in Warsaw, Poland. My wife Gosia and I could not attend. The coronavirus quarantines U.S. visitors for two wee...

September 13th, 2020 |  


A volcano is fixing to erupt

A volcano is fixing to erupt

The other day on social media, I saw a post that contained several pictures of well-known people with liberal views. The group of photos of people inc...

September 11th, 2020 |  


DCCA’s revolving, evolving reality

DCCA’s revolving, evolving reality

Darke County Center for the Arts 2019-2020 “Kaleidoscope” season has spun into history, engendering a plethora of emotions and expectation...

September 10th, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


Greenville Federal promotes Stucke, Kolling

GREENVILLE – Greenville Federal is pleased to announce the following promotions:Krista Stucke has been promoted to Manager of our Main Office Ba...

September 7th, 2020 |  


GNB announces retirement, promotions

GNB announces retirement, promotions

GREENVILLE — Recently GNB Banking Centers recognized the retirement of Brad Bixler and the promotion of Angela Benedict and Natasha Lefeld to of...

August 31st, 2020 |  


Local family opens business on Broadway

Local family opens business on Broadway

GREENVILLE — Michael and Shawna Wise of Greenville participated in a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday afternoon for their new business, Lasti...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Wayne employee receives national healthcare honor

Wayne employee receives national healthcare honor

GREENVILLE — “Local girl makes good,” is certainly an accurate description of Kim Freeman’s professional journey. Now, she has...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Park Natl. Corp. reports 2nd quarter results

NEWARK, Ohio — Park National Corporation (Park) (NYSE American: PRK) today reported financial results for the second quarter and first half of 2...

July 30th, 2020 |  


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