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  • AJBA, businesses, and individuals serve community through ‘Act of Kindness’

    by - Aug 25, 2016
    ARCANUM – Arcanum Junior Baseball/Softball, 4one Apparel, Cutie Girlz and several individuals give back to a family in need this summer with a simple Act of Kindness. Jeff Mote and family were the recipients of a...
  • Living with Cancer group meets Sept. 1

    by - Aug 25, 2016
    GREENVILLE – The Cancer Association of Darke County will hold its quarterly Living with Cancer Support Group at Wayne Health Care on Sept. 1, 7 p.m. The group will meet on the first floor in the...
  • DD helps students Switch Gears

    by - Aug 25, 2016
    GREENVILLE – The “Switching Gears” Summer Youth Program through the Darke County Board of Developmental Disabilities (Darke DD) helps students focus on career exploration, employment preparation and life skills.  The five week program ran Tuesdays, Wednesdays...
  • Candidates coming to BPW meeting

    by - Aug 25, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Members and guests of the Greenville Business and Professional Women’s Club monthly meeting on Sept. 8 will hear from local candidates for County Commissioner and Prosecuting Attorney. The meeting will be hosted by the...
  • Pitsburg COB Hymn Sing

    by - Aug 25, 2016
    PITSBURG – The Pitsburg Church of the Brethren will begin their fall concert series on Sept. 4, 6 p.m., by holding their semi-annual hymn sing. What better way to start off the fall season than by...
  • Steel Expressions comes to local church

    by - Aug 25, 2016
    GREENVILLE – St. Paul Lutheran Church, 122 E. Fourth St, Greenville is happy to announce the return of Steel Expressions for their Sunday morning service on Aug. 28 at a special 9:30 a.m. service (Please note...
  • DCCA’s annual meeting

    by - Aug 25, 2016
    GREENVILLE – The Darke County Center for the Arts will hold its annual meeting on Sept. 8, 7 p.m., in the Community Meeting Room on the third floor of the Greenville Public Library, 126 W. Fourth...
  • PCDL helps students with homework

    by - Aug 25, 2016
    EATON – With the school year now in full swing, make sure to check out Preble County District Library’s online resources for homework help. Through the library’s research webpage at, you can find help with...
  • Story times resume at Worch Library

    by - Aug 24, 2016
    VERSAILLES – Worch Memorial Public Library is happy to announce the Story time and Wee Read fall/winter session begins in September. Wee Read begins Sept. 6, 10 a.m. Wee Read gives babies or toddlers an opportunity...
  • ULIPS annual meeting is Aug. 28

    by - Aug 24, 2016
    SPARTANBURG, Ind. – The Union Literary Institute Preservation Society (ULIPS) will hold its annual meeting on Aug. 28, 2 p.m., at Spartanburg Christian Church, Spartanburg, Ind. The guest speaker will be Dr. Brian Hackett. The ULIPS...
  • Quinn earns top award

    by - Aug 24, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Kathy Quinn earned the top award for photography at the Darke County Fair. Quinn’s photo was judged to be the Best of Show. The photograph was on display throughout the fair in the Fine...
  • Student Photography Award

    by - Aug 24, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Ava Kamer took one of the top awards for students in the Darke County Fair’s Fine Arts Building. She was a winner in Student Division for photography. She is shown display her award winning...
  • Photography Amateur Winners

    by - Aug 24, 2016
    GREENVILLE – The Fine Arts Dept. at the Darke County Fair is pleased to announce its winners in the Amateur Division in Photography. Shown are Samantha Barnes, Katie Harman and Tom Hissong....Read More
  • Fine Arts Professional Winners

    by - Aug 24, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Winners in the Professional Division of Photography in the Fine Arts Building at the Great Darke County Fair are (from left) Maureen Miller, Deb Maurer, Pam Cole, Kathy Quinn, Becky Maurer, Margaret Hayes, and...
  • Local success in Best of Buckeye Program

    by - Aug 24, 2016
    COLUMBUS – The Ohio Cattlemen’s Association (OCA) hosted the Best of the Buckeye show at the Ohio State Fair on July 27 through Aug. 7 during the junior shows. The Best of the Buckeye program is...
  • Help sought from Korean War Era Vets

    by - Aug 24, 2016
    GREENVILLE – In preparation for a program to honor Korean War Era veterans at Edison State Community College, the program coordinator, Dr. Vivian Blevins, is seeking the help of the community in two ways. First, Blevins...
  • Molly Mile Fun Run set for Sept. 3

    by - Aug 24, 2016
    COVINGTON – The second annual Molly Mile Fun Run to support the Molly Murphy Unicorn Foundation will be held Sept. 3, 8:30 a.m., at the Covington Eagles, 715 E. Broadway St., Covington. The festival will include...
  • New Madison Fire receives federal funds

    by - Aug 23, 2016
    NEW MADISON – U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) recently announced the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded $24,886 to New Madison Community Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. in Darke County...
  • Village Green hosts Wine & Art event

    by - Aug 23, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Village Green Health Campus, a provider of senior health and hospitality services, invites community members to join them for their Wine and Art Charity Event on Sept. 15, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Village Green...
  • Opportunity to help the Monarch

    by - Aug 23, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Pollinator populations across the country are in decline, including the Monarch Butterfly. A reduction in the number of milkweed plants in Ohio and surrounding states and a loss of wintering habitat due to logging,...

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