NEWS


Park Bank donates Brubaker works for exhibit

Park Bank donates Brubaker works for exhibit

GREENVILLE — One might wonder how young Bob Brubaker was when his fingers first wrapped around the handle of a paintbrush, given the long list o...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Portman, Brown urge safeguards for Ohio’s Whirlpool workers

Portman, Brown urge safeguards for Ohio’s Whirlpool workers

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Tuesday, U.S. Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) sent a letter to the International Trade Commission (IT...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Osswald, Loxley earn national FFA honors

Osswald, Loxley earn national FFA honors

ARCANUM — Two former Arcanum students have earned National FFA honors.Jacob Osswald and Brenna Loxley, both of Arcanum MVCTC FFA, have been awar...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Teams compete in virtual state soils event

Teams compete in virtual state soils event

CASSTOWN — On Tuesday, Oct. 20, several members of the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter competed in the Ohio FFA State Urban and Agricultural Soils ...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Mercer donates to State of the Heart

Mercer donates to State of the Heart

CELINA — This month’s recipient of the Mercer Savings Bank Giving Mission donation is State of the Heart Care, a non-profit, multi-service...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Thriving art from rural roots

Thriving art from rural roots

VERSAILLES — Great films, be they short or long, seek to make viewers think about themselves and the world in which they dwell.Sometimes, iconic...

October 26th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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Lady Jets fall to Jackson Center
Arcanum earns 3-0 win over Greenview

Arcanum earns 3-0 win over Greenview

BROOKVILLE – The Arcanum Lady Trojans volleyball team earned a 3-0 OHSAA DIII tournament win over the Greenview Lady Rams.“I was very prou...

October 27th, 2020 updated: October 27th, 2020. |  


Lady Patriots advance with win over Fairlawn

Lady Patriots advance with win over Fairlawn

COVINGTON – The Tri-Village Lady Patriots defeated the Fairlawn Lady Jets 3-1 in OHSAA DIV tournament play.“This team matched up well agai...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Franklin Monroe nips Lady Tigers

Franklin Monroe nips Lady Tigers

TROY – Darke County rivals, the Lady Jets of Franklin Monroe and the Ansonia Lady Tigers met in OHSAA DIV tournament play with the Lady Jets com...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Tri-Village falls to Riverside

Tri-Village falls to Riverside

NEW MADISON – Lost scoring opportunities and early mistakes on a windy and rainy evening would end up being too much for Tri-Village to overcome...

October 26th, 2020 updated: October 26th, 2020. |  


Ansonia cross country performs well at Districts

Ansonia cross country performs well at Districts

CEDARVILLE - The Ansonia Tigers capped off their 2020 Cross Country season with a gritty performance at the District Championships in Cedarville this ...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Versailles advances with win over CHCA

Versailles advances with win over CHCA

VERSAILLES – The Versailles Tigers had to wait 17 years to host a playoff game. The Tigers were supposed to host last Saturday night, but Preble...

October 26th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


Wayne HealthCare Nurse Osborne receives DAISY Award

Wayne HealthCare Nurse Osborne receives DAISY Award

GREENVILLE — Wayne HealthCare RN and Charge Nurse Deb Osborne became the well deserving recipient of the DAISY (Disease Attacking the Immune Sys...

October 22nd, 2020 |  


Legacy of faith and friendship

Legacy of faith and friendship

BEAMSVILLE — The world was a fascinating place in 1986.The Intel 386 microprocessor was barely “out of the box,” email was considere...

October 22nd, 2020 |  


Bob Brubaker paintings donated to DCCA

Bob Brubaker paintings donated to DCCA

GREENVILLE — Darke County Center for the Arts recognizes Park National Bank for its donation of paintings by local artist Bob Brubaker.“Th...

October 22nd, 2020 |  


Wayne HealthCare Nurse Osborne receives DAISY Award

Wayne HealthCare Nurse Osborne receives DAISY Award

GREENVILLE — Wayne HealthCare RN and Charge Nurse Deb Osborne became the well deserving recipient of the DAISY (Disease Attacking the Immune Sys...

October 22nd, 2020 updated: October 22nd, 2020. |  


Greenville FFA to hold fruit sales

GREENVILLE — The Greenville FFA fruit sale — its largest fundraiser — has begun.Unfortunately, due to the circumstances, the chapter...

October 21st, 2020 |  


OPINION


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DCCA makes a moxie move
More on post-death planning

More on post-death planning

My column last week on preparing for death provoked conversations, phone calls, and texts. Perhaps you discussed that column with friends and family a...

October 28th, 2020 |  


County residents could use a little more voice

County residents could use a little more voice

To the Editor:There’s a fellow named Jack Bastian running for Miami County Commissioner. I never thought I would ever promote someone from the o...

October 27th, 2020 |  


To the Editor:It is time for honest, responsible government in Columbus!Ted Jones is running as a candidate for Ohio State Representative District 80....

October 27th, 2020 |  


Decide wisely this election

Decide wisely this election

To the Editor:This election “We The People” vote and determine who our nation’s leaders are. It’s our decision to make, not Tr...

October 27th, 2020 |  


‘No One Travels this Road Alone’

‘No One Travels this Road Alone’

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month with an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. Why is this so important during the month of Oc...

October 27th, 2020 |  


The execution of Monroe Roberson

The execution of Monroe Roberson

A hard rain fell the day the sheriff led convicted murderer Monroe Roberson to the scaffold in Greenville. The scaffold had served twice in Dayton for...

October 25th, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


DCED hosts Manufacturing Day events for students

DCED hosts Manufacturing Day events for students

DARKE COUNTY — The Darke County Economic Development office (DCED) held its annual Manufacturing Day events from Oct. 14 to Oct. 23. The event w...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Coats of many colors

Coats of many colors

GREENVILLE — Miss Bubbles Laundry will once again be collecting men’s, women’s, and children’s coats this year for the Second ...

October 14th, 2020 |  


Greenville BPW hosts guest night

Greenville BPW hosts guest night

GREENVILLE — Greenville Business & Professional Women’s Club (BPW) guests and members held their annual guest night “What a Girl...

October 14th, 2020 |  


Eikenberry’s IGA changing supplier

Eikenberry’s IGA changing supplier

GREENVILLE — Eikenberry’s IGA, located at 1120 Sweitzer Street in Greenville, has been serving the Darke County community since Myron Eike...

October 14th, 2020 |  


Davidson addresses Darke CoC

Davidson addresses Darke CoC

DARKE COUNTY — Rep. Warren Davidson (R), who represents Ohio’s 8th U.S. Congressional District, attended the annual Darke County Chamber o...

October 13th, 2020 |  


Wayne HealthCare’s Flood named ‘Rising Star’

Wayne HealthCare’s Flood named ‘Rising Star’

GREENVILLE — Wayne HealthCare continues to look provide the best health care for Greenville and Darke County Residents.And another example of th...

October 8th, 2020 updated: October 9th, 2020. |  


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