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Beltone celebrates ‘Better Hearing Month’

Beltone celebrates ‘Better Hearing Month’

GREENVILLE — Now hear this: Beltone Hearing & Audiology is celebrating “Better Hearing Month” during the month of May.Dr. Kylie ...

May 5th, 2021 |  


New homeowners could qualify for tax break

DARKE COUNTY — Attention homeowners: Are you receiving the Owner-Occupancy Credit on your Real Estate Taxes?Carol Ginn, Darke County Auditor is ...

May 5th, 2021 |  


Adoptable Pet of the Week

Adoptable Pet of the Week

DARKE COUNTY — This week’s “Adoptable Pets” feature two canines in need of a caring home.Roman, a 5.5 year-old Rottweiler neut...

May 5th, 2021 |  


Illumination Festival returns to Darke County Sept. 18

Illumination Festival returns to Darke County Sept. 18

GREENVILLE — The Illumination Festival will return to Darke County Saturday, Sept. 18 for a great night of contemporary Christian music. Phil Wi...

May 5th, 2021 |  


JC CoffeeHouse hosts ‘Date Night’ May 14

JC CoffeeHouse hosts ‘Date Night’ May 14

GREENVILLE — The JC Coffee House at Radiant Lighthouse Church, located in the UTurn Building at 5256 Sebring Warner Road, in Greenville, is spon...

May 5th, 2021 |  


Council hears water, sewer tax 1st reading

GREENVILLE — Tuesday evening, Greenville City Council heard its first reading of a revised ordinance increasing water and sewer rates for city r...

May 5th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


It ain’t over til it’s over

It ain’t over til it’s over

SIDNEY – The old cliché, “good teams find a way to win” could not have been more-true in the Lady Wave’s extra-inning com...

May 5th, 2021 updated: May 5th, 2021. |  


1984 Championship Series-Lakers and Celtics

1984 Championship Series-Lakers and Celtics

The Boston Celtics 62-20 coached by former Celtic defensive star K. C. Jones with general manager Red Auerbach faced the Los Angeles Lakers 54-28 coac...

May 4th, 2021 |  


Austin Bruner Memorial hosts 14 teams

Austin Bruner Memorial hosts 14 teams

NEW MADISON – The Patriots hosted the Tri-Village Austin Bruner Memorial Invite with 14 teams competing in the Monday night track and field meet...

May 4th, 2021 |  


Wright wins 2 at Grand Racing

Wright wins 2 at Grand Racing

GREENVILLE – Don and Pepper Wright, owners of What Now Charlie and Quick and Easy recently accomplished a first for the horse racing couple from...

May 4th, 2021 updated: May 4th, 2021. |  


Wave tennis defeats Trotwood-Madison

Wave tennis defeats Trotwood-Madison

TROTWOOD – The Greenville boys varsity tennis team continued its winning ways recording its 10th consecutive victory with a 5-0 road win over th...

May 3rd, 2021 |  


GGSA holds 49th Opening Day

GGSA holds 49th Opening Day

GREENVILLE – The Greenville Girls Softball Association (GGSA) held its 49th Annual GGSA Opening Day under sunny skies at Stebbins field, Home of...

May 3rd, 2021 |  


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LIFE


Feline Friday Adoptable ‘Cool Cats’

Feline Friday Adoptable ‘Cool Cats’

DARKE COUNTY — “Cool cats,” both full grown and kittens, are just waiting to be adopted into loving homes, and are available now at ...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Arcanum MVCTC FFA brings farm to school lawn

Arcanum MVCTC FFA brings farm to school lawn

ARCANUM — The Arcanum MVCTC FFA Chapter held a “Farm on the Lawn” for the Arcanum Elementary on April 16.FFA Members setup nine stat...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Grreenville BPW to host annual BBQ fundraiser

Grreenville BPW to host annual BBQ fundraiser

GREENVILLE — The Greenville Business & Professional Women’s (BPW) Club is selling tickets for its BBQ Chicken Dinner to be held Wednes...

May 5th, 2021 |  


Greenville police blotter

Greenville police blotter

ASSAULTMay 1, 2:39 p.m.: Officers were dispatched to the 400 block of East Third Street in reference to an assault. Officers observed Rusty Swartz on ...

May 5th, 2021 |  


Greenville GOP voters select nominees for council

Greenville GOP voters select nominees for council

GREENVILLE — Greenville voters on Tuesday selected three GOP candidates as nominees for Greenville City Council.Incumbent Council Members Jeff W...

May 5th, 2021 |  


Local volunteer receives OSU Extension award

Local volunteer receives OSU Extension award

GREENVILLE — The Overholser family was recognized by the Ohio State University Extension for their support of county and statewide Extension pro...

May 5th, 2021 |  


OPINION


A life with purpose

A life with purpose

Most of us go through life looking for answers. Some of us make up answers based on our own reasoning, while others misinterpret a happenstance for th...

April 30th, 2021 |  


The arts create wonder — and jobs

The arts create wonder — and jobs

Although this column often focuses on the aesthetic benefits of arts performances and experiences, the arts industry is vital to the economy of commun...

April 29th, 2021 |  


A fond farewell to a beloved friend

A fond farewell to a beloved friend

In my class the “s word” has been banned. No, it not that word…snow. You know that the season for snow should really be over when fi...

April 28th, 2021 |  


Fighting back against unfair foreign competition for Ohio workers

Fighting back against unfair foreign competition for Ohio workers

For far too long, our trade policy has allowed our steelworkers and other Ohio industries to drown under unfair foreign competition.Too often, we see ...

April 28th, 2021 |  


Another American pilot in the Vietnam War

Another American pilot in the Vietnam War

To some of us, the Vietnam War seems like yesterday; however, when we do a reality check, we realize that for those who served there it was a half cen...

April 28th, 2021 |  


Heather Marsh, Teacher of the Year

Heather Marsh, Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to Mrs. Heather Marsh, Arcanum Band Director, for being voted as the Arcanum-Butler Teacher of the Year for 2020-2021! The Darke Count...

April 27th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


AMP awards scholarship to local high school senior

COLUMBUS — American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP) is pleased to announce the 2021 recipients of two scholarship programs, the Lyle B. Wright Schol...

May 4th, 2021 |  


Powell, Schmidt introduce Prosecuting Trafficking Proceeds Act

Powell, Schmidt introduce Prosecuting Trafficking Proceeds Act

COLUMBUS — State Reps. Jena Powell (R-Arcanum) and Jean Schmidt (R-Loveland) last week introduced House Bill 276, legislation that aims to bette...

May 3rd, 2021 |  


Cooper Farms acquires full ownership of CW Egg

Cooper Farms acquires full ownership of CW Egg

FORT RECOVERY — Cooper Farms has acquired full ownership of CW Egg, LLC, a further egg processing plant, which has recently seen a variety of up...

May 3rd, 2021 |  


DeWine appoints new Edison State Trustee

DeWine appoints new Edison State Trustee

GREENVILLE — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has appointed a Greenville native as a new trustee to the Edison State Community College Board of Trustees.Ty...

April 29th, 2021 |  


Olde Nostalgia Shoppe resurfaces

Olde Nostalgia Shoppe resurfaces

ARCANUM — After a year’s hiatus, one of Darke County’s hidden-in-plain-sight gems will be open again for a special 3-day event; Thur...

April 29th, 2021 |  


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