NEWS


DCCA’S Barbecue and Blues moves downtown

DCCA’S Barbecue and Blues moves downtown

GREENVILLE – Darke County Center for the Arts is bringing its annual fun-filled fundraiser “Barbecue and Blues” to downtown Greenvil...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Pitsburg Church of the Brethren to host Sojourner Quartet

Pitsburg Church of the Brethren to host Sojourner Quartet

PITSBURG – The Pitsburg Church of the Brethren will host the Sojourner Quartet at 6 p.m. July 1.Sojourner Quartet is a Christian music ministry ...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Second National Bank announces promotion of Laura Cloyd

Second National Bank announces promotion of Laura Cloyd

GREENVILLE – Second National Bank announced that Laura Cloyd has been promoted to an administrative officer.Cloyd began her banking career with ...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Ashlyn Brandt named to the Dean’s List at Columbus State Community College

COLUMBUS – Ashlyn Brandt of Versailles was named to the 2018 Spring Semester Dean’s List at Columbus State Community College.To be named t...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Sophia Hobbs graduates from Bluffton University

BLUFFTON —Sophia Hobbs of Greenville earned a bachelor’s degree in communication with media production and public relations minors during ...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Abigail O’Donnell graduates from Bluffton University

BLUFFTON – Abigail O’Donnell of Arcanum earned bachelor’s degrees in early childhood education and intervention specialist during Bl...

June 20th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Versailles’ Cole Niekamp, Noah Richard named all-Ohio by Prep Baseball Report

Versailles’ Cole Niekamp, Noah Richard named all-Ohio by Prep Baseball Report

Two Versailles varsity baseball players were recently recognized by the Prep Baseball Report.Senior pitchers Cole Niekamp and Noah Richard were honore...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Annie Oakley Golf Tournament will be held July 23 at Turtle Creek Golf Course

Annie Oakley Golf Tournament will be held July 23 at Turtle Creek Golf Course

GREENVILLE – The 37th annual Annie Oakley Golf Tournament is fast approaching.Golfers can sign up for a chance to win a new car or truck from on...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Youth baseball teams compete in Craig Stammen Classic

Youth baseball teams compete in Craig Stammen Classic

VERSAILLES — The 2018 Craig Stammen Classic baseball tournament was held this past weekend in Versailles.It featured approximately 720 players c...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Building a bridge to college

Building a bridge to college

GREENVILLE — The ninth annual Karlh McCallister Memorial Golf Tournament was held Saturday in its continued effort to raise money in support of ...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Julio Teheran throws 6 no-hit innings, Braves top Padres 4-1

Julio Teheran throws 6 no-hit innings, Braves top Padres 4-1

ATLANTA (AP) — Some extra rest left Julio Teheran feeling so strong he was unhittable for six innings.That was more good news for an Atlanta rot...

June 17th, 2018 |  


Hunter Renfroe hits go-ahead 2-run single as Padres beat Braves

Hunter Renfroe hits go-ahead 2-run single as Padres beat Braves

ATLANTA (AP) — Hunter Renfroe hit a go-ahead, two-run single in San Diego’s five-run seventh inning, Freddy Galvis had a three-run homer a...

June 15th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Bradford Community Club activities set for June 30

BRADFORD — The Bradford Community Club, located at 149 Miami Ave., is hosting a day of fun activities and entertainment on June 30.Guests can ch...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Arcanum school board approves show choir summer camp

ARCANUM – Two teachers proposed a special summer camp, centered in fine arts, Thursday at the Arcanum school board meeting.Elementary music teac...

May 13th, 2018 |  


Greenville City Council approves parklet installation

GREENVILLE — During the public hearing at the Greenville City Council meeting Tuesday evening, a new idea for the First Friday event in June was...

May 2nd, 2018 |  


Miss Chick Pageant application being accepted

VERSAILLES — Versailles Poultry Days, Inc., is now accepting applications for the 2018 Miss Chick Pageant.The contest, sponsored by Versailles S...

April 30th, 2018 |  


Recycle out-of-date electronics for free

DARKE COUNTY — The Darke County Solid Waste Management District and 1 Shot Services, Bradford, are joining forces to sponsor a free electronics ...

April 30th, 2018 |  


OPINION


New Madison News: Ready, set and get going!

New Madison News: Ready, set and get going!

Camp Growth is ready to welcome youngsters for a summer of fun and learning at the United Methodist Church. The opening day will be Tuesday, June 19. ...

June 18th, 2018 updated: June 18th, 2018. |  


Arcanum News: New head boys basketball coach and athletic director at AHS

Arcanum News: New head boys basketball coach and athletic director at AHS

The Arcanum-Butler Local School Board appointed Mr. James Melton as its new head boys basketball coach at a special Board of Education meeting held on...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Preacher’s Point: Hell

Preacher’s Point: Hell

Watching the destruction of Paradise by Hawaii’s Kilauea Volcano reminds me of the first part of Isaiah 5:14, “Therefore hell hath enlarge...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Versailles News: Father’s Day is Sunday

Versailles News: Father’s Day is Sunday

This Sunday is Father’s Day, and up until now I have taken for granted that everyone has a father, but sadly that is no longer true. Although, b...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Never too late for a daughter to find her father

Never too late for a daughter to find her father

We all have fairly good odds of knowing our biological mothers unless we were adopted. The odds of knowing our biological fathers are less. Five-plus ...

June 14th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


DCCA News: Something worth celebrating

DCCA News: Something worth celebrating

With their just-announced 2018-19 season, Darke County Center for the Arts will celebrate its 40th year of presenting high-quality professional perfor...

June 14th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Midmark supports Darke County Solid Waste District Trash Bash

Midmark supports Darke County Solid Waste District Trash Bash

DAYTON – Midmark Corp., a leading provider of medical, dental and veterinary equipment solutions, participated in a local environmental project....

June 18th, 2018 |  


Chris Gaynor promoted at Benanzer Custom Homes

GREENVILLE – Benanzer Custom Homes NA, Inc., announced the promotion of Chris Gaynor to project superintendent.Gaynor has been a part of the Ben...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Ohio chemistry technology industry celebrates 30-year commitment to protecting people and the environment

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Chemistry Technology Council celebrated its 30 years of exceptional performance in environment, health, safety and security ...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Premier facilities recognized for maternity care

DAYTON — Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Ohio has, for the second time, recognized all Premier Health maternity centers with a Blue Distinc...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Midmark partners with Wayne Healthcare, Wilson and Versailles YMCA to host child safety program

Midmark partners with Wayne Healthcare, Wilson and Versailles YMCA to host child safety program

VERSAILLES – Midmark Corp., a leading provider of medical, dental and veterinary equipment solutions, partnered with Wayne Healthcare, Wilson an...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Comprehensive Health Network named as a top agency

GREENVILLE – Comprehensive Health Network announced it has been named a Top Agency of the 2017 HomeCare Elite, a recognition of the top-performi...

June 18th, 2018 |  


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