NEWS


Franklin Monroe schedules Board of Education meeting

PITSBURG – The Franklin Monroe Local Board of Education will hold a regular board meeting at 8 p.m. Monday in the office of the Board of Educati...

October 12th, 2018 |  


Union City Lions hear about Bicentennial Plaza

Union City Lions hear about Bicentennial Plaza

UNION CITY, Ind. – The Union City Lions held their first meeting for October on Oct. 9 at the Community Room in Union City, Indiana.Twenty-three...

October 12th, 2018 |  


DeColores Montessori Garage Sale open to the public

GREENVILLE – The DeColores Montessori School Garage Sale will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 18 and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 19 located in the ...

October 12th, 2018 |  


Painter Creek Church of the Brethren to host pot pie supper

ARCANUM – The Painter Creek Church of the Brethren will have its annual pot pie supper from 4 to 6 p.m. Oct. 27.The menu for the night will be c...

October 11th, 2018 |  


Light Foundation to host Fall Ladies Retreat

DARKE COUNTY – The Light Foundation will host its first Fall Ladies Retreat fundraiser at Chenoweth Trails.Guests will spend the night in the Li...

October 11th, 2018 |  


Bradford Public Library schedules October activities

BRADFORD – Bradford Public Library is gearing up for fall activities with a number of events planned in October.Bradford Public Library’s ...

October 11th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Darke County Prep Schedule for Oct. 15

Monday, Oct. 15BOYS SOCCERDivision II Dayton 1 Sectional TournamentGreenville at Bellbrook, 7 p.m....

October 14th, 2018 |  


Turnovers costly for Blackhawks in 41-14 loss to National Trail

Turnovers costly for Blackhawks in 41-14 loss to National Trail

UNION CITY – It was a wet, windy and chilly evening for Friday night football as Mississinawa hosted National Trail in Cross County Conference p...

October 14th, 2018 |  


OSU’s Hilliard endures ‘dark times’ to get first start against Minnesota

OSU’s Hilliard endures ‘dark times’ to get first start against Minnesota

COLUMBUS – It was the payoff for a lot of patience and a lot of hard work when Ohio State linebacker Justin Hilliard got the first start of his ...

October 13th, 2018 |  


Passing game leads Buckeyes over Minnesota, 30-14

Passing game leads Buckeyes over Minnesota, 30-14

COLUMBUS – Ohio State’s 1968 national championship team, which was honored during OSU’s 30-14 win over Minnesota on Saturday, witnes...

October 13th, 2018 |  


Ansonia dominates Twin Valley South, 43-0

Ansonia dominates Twin Valley South, 43-0

ANSONIA - An adage is that the team that controls the line of scrimmage controls the game, and this was the case on this night as Ansonia pounced on T...

October 13th, 2018 |  


Beam’s 4TDs leads Red Devils to 43-7 win over Greenville

Beam’s 4TDs leads Red Devils to 43-7 win over Greenville

GREENVILLE - Things went from bad to worse in a hurry for the Greenville football team on Friday night.The Wave got the ball first on the cold, rainy ...

October 13th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Runway & Rhythm features Noah Back at Montage

Runway & Rhythm features Noah Back at Montage

GREENVILLE – Community members are invited to join Darke County United Way from 7 to 10 p.m. Oct. 19 for Runway & Rhythm at Montage Café...

October 9th, 2018 |  


Darke County Parks plans the Great Pumpkin Hunt

Darke County Parks plans the Great Pumpkin Hunt

GREENVILLE – Community members can enjoy a new twist on an annual favorite.The Great Pumpkin Hunt still is an opportunity to explore the woods o...

October 5th, 2018 |  


DCCA announces additional Ghost Walk site

DCCA announces additional Ghost Walk site

GREENVILLE – Darke County Center for the Arts will continue a long-standing Halloween-season tradition when it hosts its annual Ghost Walk in do...

October 5th, 2018 |  


Marion Local to host annual marching band show

Marion Local to host annual marching band show

MARIA STEIN – The Marion Local High School Band will host its 44th annual Midwest Ohio Marching Band Competition on Oct. 20 at Marion Local̵...

October 4th, 2018 |  


Edison State to hold free trick-or-treat event

PIQUA – Edison State Community College will hold a free Halloween trick-or-treat event from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 22 at the Piqua Campus.Community...

October 2nd, 2018 |  


OPINION


DCCA News: Real treasures

DCCA News: Real treasures

Darke County is home to many treasures including Henry St. Clair Memorial Hall, the bejeweled Beaux Arts building that hosts many Darke County Center ...

October 11th, 2018 |  


Back Around the House II: Child of my heart

Back Around the House II: Child of my heart

Katie is a beautiful little girl who is 4 years old. She is petite and had long, dark, curly hair and big brown eyes. Several months ago, when she had...

October 10th, 2018 |  


On Neff Road: Stitched in time

On Neff Road: Stitched in time

The old piano sat in the front room of Pop and Mom Johnson’s home. The old piano with the high top covered with a bright orange, velvet scarf. O...

October 10th, 2018 |  


Hurry up and wait – until Dachau

Hurry up and wait – until Dachau

Military veterans smile and nod their heads in agreement when they hear the command, “Hurry up and wait.” They have been there, done that,...

October 10th, 2018 |  


Amish Cook: Rain dampens Hocking Hills visit

Amish Cook: Rain dampens Hocking Hills visit

It’s Sunday afternoon and we are cruising down Interstate 70, heading for Hocking Hills. We have another 230 miles until our arrival. Yes, we...

October 9th, 2018 |  


Virtue & Mischief: Woody, Bo and polarization

Virtue & Mischief: Woody, Bo and polarization

I suppose I should not be surprised at the polarization in our country these days, the anger, the sniping, the protests, counter-protests, the yelling...

October 9th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Spirit Medical Transport offers EMT scholarship opportunities

Spirit Medical Transport offers EMT scholarship opportunities

GREENVILLE – Spirit Medical Transport, LLC, has announced another round of scholarship opportunities to those interested in becoming an emergenc...

October 4th, 2018 |  


New home health therapy program available for people with Parkinson’s Disease

New home health therapy program available for people with Parkinson’s Disease

DARKE COUNTY – A new home health therapy program for people with Parkinson’s Disease is now being offered in the local area.This is the fi...

October 2nd, 2018 |  


Cooper Farms releases 80th anniversary video

OAKWOOD — As Cooper Farms celebrates 80 years of business, they are certain to acknowledge the people and culture that led them through it all.T...

October 2nd, 2018 |  


Versailles Health Care Center hosts Power over Parkinson’s group

Versailles Health Care Center hosts Power over Parkinson’s group

VERSAILLES – The Versailles Health Care Center recently hosted its bi-monthly Power over Parkinson’s disease event at the K of C Hall in V...

September 28th, 2018 |  


Kim Fisher joins Ault Henderson & Lewis CPAs

Kim Fisher joins Ault Henderson & Lewis CPAs

GREENVILLE – Kim Fisher has joined Ault Henderson & Lewis CPAs.She brings 24-plus years of accounting experience to the firm.Fisher speciali...

September 28th, 2018 |  


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