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Local maple syrup available at the Prairie

Local maple syrup available at the Prairie

DARKE COUNTY – After numerous hours of collecting sap and boiling it down in the Sugar Shack, the Friends of Darke County Parks’ gift shop...

February 21st, 2019 |  


Ansonia Animal 4H Club goes snow tubing

Ansonia Animal 4H Club goes snow tubing

ANSONIA – The Ansonia Animal 4H Club was called to order by President Julie Oswalt on Feb. 10.Byron Young led the American pledge and the 4H ple...

February 21st, 2019 |  


Union City Lions blood drive is March 4

UNION CITY, Ind. – The Union City Lions Club will sponsor a community blood drive from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. March 4 in the Union City City Building...

February 21st, 2019 |  


Sharon Deeter wins in Red Hot Valentine’s Day Contest

Sharon Deeter wins in Red Hot Valentine’s Day Contest

Sharon Deeter of Greenville (center) accepts a $50 Darke County Chamber gift certificate from Zac Randall (left) of Randall Insurance Agency for The D...

February 21st, 2019 |  


Gas pipeline upgrades underway in Bradford

BRADFORD – Contract crews working for Vectren Energy Delivery, a CenterPoint Energy company, have begun replacing gas mains and service lines in...

February 21st, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Darke County Prep Schedule for Feb. 22-24

Friday, Feb. 22BOYS BASKETBALLDivision IV Piqua 1 Sectional TournamentMississinawa Valley vs. Ansonia, 6 p.m. WRESTLINGArcanum, Versailles at Division...

February 21st, 2019 |  


Bradford girls head full steam into sectional finals

Bradford girls head full steam into sectional finals

BROOKVILLE - The Bradford Lady Railroaders improved on their second best record in school history by notching their 18th win on Tuesday over a feisty ...

February 21st, 2019 |  


Chloe Peters powers Jets to 43-28 win over Troy Christian

Chloe Peters powers Jets to 43-28 win over Troy Christian

BROOKVILLE – Franklin-Monroe finished the game against Troy Christian on a 12-2 run for a 43-28 win on Wednesday in the second round of the Divi...

February 21st, 2019 |  


Ten schools submit letters of intent to leave CCC at board meeting

Ten schools submit letters of intent to leave CCC at board meeting

Following a meeting tonight, the Board of Control of the Cross County Conference has announced that it received letters from the schools of Ansonia, A...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Darke County Prep Schedule for Feb. 21

Thursday, Feb. 21 GIRLS BASKETBALL Division III Covington 2 Sectional SemifinalsVersailles vs. Springfield Northeastern, 6 p.m.SWIMMING Division II Bo...

February 20th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


Free movie night scheduled at Edison State

PIQUA – The Edison State Community College Student Senate will offer a free viewing of “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald”...

February 18th, 2019 |  


Ohio State University glee clubs, high school choirs to perform

Ohio State University glee clubs, high school choirs to perform

RICHMOND, Ind. – Three eastern Indiana schools are performing a concert with The Ohio State University’s Men and Women’s Glee Clubs ...

February 18th, 2019 |  


DCCA presents Great Lakes troubadour Lee Murdock

DCCA presents Great Lakes troubadour Lee Murdock

ARCANUM – Great Lakes troubadour Lee Murdock will sing seafaring songs and share stories of ships that go down and ships that come in when he pe...

February 15th, 2019 |  


DCCA to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Irish Wave fundraiser

DCCA to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Irish Wave fundraiser

GREENVILLE – Darke County Center for the Arts will host Irish Wave on March 15 at Montage Cafe in downtown Greenville.An annual DCCA fundraiser,...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Annual student exhibit coming to the Hayner Center

Annual student exhibit coming to the Hayner Center

TROY – The annual Young Masters exhibit featuring the artwork of students in grades K-12 is returning to the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center.This ex...

February 13th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Along the Garden Path: Benefits of Epsom salt in the garden

Along the Garden Path: Benefits of Epsom salt in the garden

Before the busy gardening season begins, check on your fertilizers to see what you need to pick up for the growing season. Epsom salt is actually a ma...

February 21st, 2019 |  


DCCA News: An enjoyable encounter

DCCA News: An enjoyable encounter

We used to have a neighbor who would come over to our house, sit down at our kitchen table, and entertain us with his stories; some of our families...

February 21st, 2019 |  


Back Around the House II: Psychics, voices and dreams

Back Around the House II: Psychics, voices and dreams

Like many normal adults I have always found the various fields of psychic phenomenon very interesting. Even back when our children were young, I would...

February 20th, 2019 |  


On Neff Road: Welcome home, Rufous

On Neff Road: Welcome home, Rufous

Something hid beneath the leaves. A little mound told me so. I learned long before that there were wonders beneath leaves and twigs. So this was well ...

February 20th, 2019 |  


The Rev. Willie McGhee and others

The Rev. Willie McGhee and others

I seem to always select good seats, and when I attended a breakfast on Feb. 2 at the Transformed Life Church in Piqua, I was again lucky. The three-ho...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Amish Cook: Enjoying children while they’re young

Amish Cook: Enjoying children while they’re young

Time is moving on. Many times, the clock’s hands go faster than mine. Whether it makes me glad or causes me to wipe tears, life just merely brin...

February 19th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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Ted Gudorf named 2018 Ohio Super Lawyer

Ted Gudorf named 2018 Ohio Super Lawyer

DAYTON – Gudorf Law Group, LLC announced attorney Ted Gudorf has been recognized by Ohio “Super Lawyers” magazine as one of the top ...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Fort Recovery Industries announces appointment of new president

Fort Recovery Industries announces appointment of new president

FORT RECOVERY – Fort Recovery Industries announced the appointment of Mike Meyer as president and chief operating officer.Meyer succeeds current...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Dollar General now open near New Weston

NEW WESTON – Dollar General’s newest store at 14456 U.S. Route 127 in New Weston is now open.In its new location, Dollar General will offe...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Mercer Savings Bank donates to charitable organizations

Mercer Savings Bank donates to charitable organizations

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

February 8th, 2019 |  


Briar Brown Brewing Company’s grand opening set for Feb. 16

Briar Brown Brewing Company’s grand opening set for Feb. 16

ARCANUM – A.R. Winery has expanded its business beyond wines and has recently added craft beers to its drinking menu.A.R. Winery’s new bre...

February 6th, 2019 |  


Gudorf Law Group hires Centerville native

Gudorf Law Group hires Centerville native

DAYTON – Gudorf Law Group, LLC announced the hiring of attorney Rachael A. Houck, J.D., to oversee its Elder Law Department.An alumna of the Mic...

February 6th, 2019 |  


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