NEWS


Dan Rench reaches a career milestone at Ameriprise Financial

Dan Rench reaches a career milestone at Ameriprise Financial

GREENVILLE – Dan Rench, CFP a private wealth advisor with Ameriprise Financial in Troy and Greenville, has reached a career milestone through th...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Catherine Fischer, Megan Wendel graduate from the University of Findlay

FINDLAY – More than 730 graduates were recognized for earning doctoral, master’s, bachelor’s or associate degrees from the Universit...

June 20th, 2018 |  


5K to benefit the Greenville High School marching band

5K to benefit the Greenville High School marching band

GREENVILLE – The Greenville Band of Pride 5K run/walk will begin at 9 a.m. June 30 at the Cardinal Center, 260 Main St., Gettysburg.Registration...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Arcanum pool schedules special hours for swimmers with developmental disabilities

ARCANUM – Special Friends Swim Hour for persons with developmental disabilities, their siblings and adult chaperones are scheduled at the Arcanu...

June 20th, 2018 |  


State of the Heart welcomes Kristi Strawser as new executive director

State of the Heart welcomes Kristi Strawser as new executive director

GREENVILLE – State of the Heart Care announced the appointment of its new executive director, Kristi Strawser.Strawser has worked for State of t...

June 20th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Goalkeeper with Greenville ties to play soccer for Xavier University

Goalkeeper with Greenville ties to play soccer for Xavier University

CINCINNATI – The daughter of a Greenville High School alumna has committed to play soccer at Xavier University.Olivia Jenkins is a goalkeeper fr...

June 21st, 2018 |  


Pole vaulter Jenna Frantz has stellar rookie season for University of Akron

Pole vaulter Jenna Frantz has stellar rookie season for University of Akron

Jenna Frantz is having quite the summer so far.The Versailles native recently completed her freshman year as a member of the University of Akron track...

June 21st, 2018 |  


Franklin Barreto’s 3-run homer leads Oakland’s barrage in 12-4 win

Franklin Barreto’s 3-run homer leads Oakland’s barrage in 12-4 win

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Five home runs. Back-to-back twice.The Oakland Athletics put on quite the power display in beating the San Diego Padres 12-4 on...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Franklin-Monroe girls basketball camp all about teaching a ‘little extra’

Franklin-Monroe girls basketball camp all about teaching a ‘little extra’

PITSBURG - “The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.”That was the theme on Wednesday for the last day of th...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Greenville football teaching youth the right way at camp

Greenville football teaching youth the right way at camp

GREENVILLE - It’s all about fundamentals and proper technique, Greenville football coach Aaron Shaffer said Tuesday during a break from the yout...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Mike Griffin resigns from Mississinawa Valley as football coach and athletic director

Mike Griffin resigns from Mississinawa Valley as football coach and athletic director

UNION CITY - Mike Griffin is leaving Mississinawa Valley High School after three years, two if which he served as both athletic director and head foot...

June 19th, 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


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Versailles News: Stress is an option

Versailles News: Stress is an option

Perhaps you thought your life would settle down now that summer hit, but instead you have more places to be than ever: graduations, weddings, ballgame...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


Today’s Challenges: God will take care of you

Today’s Challenges: God will take care of you

This morning for some unknown reason, the Lord caused an old familiar hymn to start running through my mind (I guess He had a message for me). There i...

June 21st, 2018 |  


DCCA News: Even more to celebrate

DCCA News: Even more to celebrate

Darke County Center for the Arts has announced its sparkling schedule for the 2018-19 program year, their Ruby Season celebrating the organizationR...

June 21st, 2018 |  


Back Around the House II: Getting lost

Back Around the House II: Getting lost

I have lived in Greenville for a long time, so I don’t get lost in this town. Well, not usually.Occasionally I may intend to go towards the sout...

June 20th, 2018 |  


On Neff Road: A new beginning

Yes. No. No. No. Yes. No. Well, you get the point. I am deciding what will go to our new home and what will not. There is a great benefit to moving. Y...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Amish Cook: Gloria moves into new old house

Amish Cook: Gloria moves into new old house

So much has happened these past days. We’re actually settled into our new home, and yes, we love it!I’d enjoy filling you in on some of wh...

June 19th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


Matthew J. Wuebker joins Marchal and Marchal

Matthew J. Wuebker joins Marchal and Marchal

GREENVILLE – Marchal and Marchal, Ltd. announced the addition of attorney Matthew J. Wuebker as an associate to the firm.Wuebker is a native of ...

June 18th, 2018 |  


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 |  


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