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  • Friends of Harmon Field given $5,000

    by - Mar 31, 2016
    GREENVILLE – On March 30, the Friends of Harmon Field received an unexpected jump start to their upcoming fundraising campaign. Dan and Jeni Berger donated $5,000 to help rehabilitate Greenville’s football field and stadium. The Friends...
  • Union City Chamber recognizes Bouser’s

    by - Mar 31, 2016
    UNION CITY – The Union City IN-OH Chamber of Commerce would like to announce Bouser’s Barn is its Business of the Month for April. Bouser’s Barn goes back to 1963 to two ladies who wanted to...
  • Blood donors can give in April

    by - Mar 31, 2016
    DARKE CO. – Blood donors “hold the key to saving lives.” Everyone who registers to donate will receive a key chain etched with the Community Blood Center blood drop logo.  Donors are encouraged to schedule an...
  • 2nd Sunday Breakfast

    by - Mar 31, 2016
    GREENVILLE – The regular 2nd Sunday Breakfast at the Greenville Elks, 214 W.3rd St., will be held April 10, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. They will have eggs and omelets to order, sausage, bacon, biscuits and...
  • Greenville Twp. cemetery cleanup

    by - Mar 31, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Spring cleanup will begin immediately through April 15 for all Greenville Township cemeteries.  Families and loved ones are asked to remove all decorations they wish to save by April 15 in all cemeteries maintained...
  • VHS grad to speak on Divine Mercy

    by - Mar 30, 2016
    VERSAILLES – On April 3, 3 p.m., Dr. John Wood will speak at St. Denis Catholic Church.  This event will be held in the church’s basement, 14 E. Wood St., Versailles and rounds out the “Merciful...
  • BPW hears from scholarship finalists

    by - Mar 30, 2016
    GREENVILLE – The Scholarship Committee of the Greenville Business & Professional Women’s Club (BPW) hosted the March 10 at the Brethren Retirement Community. Committee member Brenda Miller introduced the 10 finalists from four Darke County High...
  • Extension begins Wellness Challenge

    by - Mar 30, 2016
    GREENVILLE – The 2016 Spring Wellness Challenge is a free six week online email challenge designed to help participants improve their health by encouraging physical activity, enjoying healthy foods, and practicing sound fitness suggestions. Those who...
  • Darke County WIC is here to help

    by - Mar 30, 2016
    GREENVILLE – If you, family member or friend is pregnant, breastfeeding or has a child or children under the age of five years of age and you could use a little help with your grocery bill,...
  • Instrumental Music Festival and dinner

    by - Mar 30, 2016
    GREENVILLE – On April 21, the Greenville City Schools Instrumental Music Program will hold its annual Instrumental Music Festival from 6-9 p.m. in the Greenville Senior High School gymnasium. The Festival is free and open to...
  • Greenville Kroger has diverse workforce

    by - Mar 30, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Did you know there are currently 45 individuals working in the Darke County community who receive assistance from the Darke DD (and their respective partners) to retain their competitive employment jobs?  Did you know...
  • Greenville Masonic Lodge Pancake Breakfast

    by - Mar 29, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Greenville Masonic Lodge #143 will host its annual Pancake Breakfast for Darke County Special Olympics on April 2, 7:30-11:30 a.m. The cost is $5 for adults and $2.50 for children over 13 and 12...
  • St. Mary’s students earn DAR awards

    by - Mar 29, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Fort GreeneVille Chapter DAR awarded students at St. Mary’s School for their participation in the Daughters of the American Revolution American History Essays Contest. Thirty-six students in fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth grades wrote...
  • Arcanum Library is ready for spring

    by - Mar 29, 2016
    ARCANUM – Spring is officially here and April is such an exciting month.  Flowers are coming up, kids are playing at the park, gardens are getting started, animal babies are arriving, and more.  Come into the...
  • UC Lions Pancake Day

    by - Mar 29, 2016
    UNION CITY, Ind. – The Union City Lions Club will host its bi-annual Whole Hog Sausage and Pancake Day on April 9 at the Union City Elks Club. The breakfast will be served from 6 a.m....
  • Gettysburg Lions dinner

    by - Mar 29, 2016
    GETTYSBURG – The Gettysburg Lions will be having its annual Pot Pie Supper on April 9, 4:30-7 p.m. It will be at the Valentine Building in the Gettysburg Park. This is just north of town. The...
  • Testing Update

    by - Mar 29, 2016
    In February 2016, districts across the state of Ohio received test data from the Ohio Department of Education for tests that were administered in April 2015.  After receiving A’s in Value-Added overall data in 2013 and...
  • PERI employees have deadline

    by - Mar 28, 2016
    Geoff Hetrick the newly appointed President and CEO of Public Employee Retirees, Inc. (PERI), has made the following announcement: Hetrick stated that according to Tom George, Secretary/Treasurer of PERI, there are possibly 8,000 Ohio Public Employment...
  • Darke DD – What’s Your Story – John Stewart

    by - Mar 28, 2016
    GREENVILLE – March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month.  As we continue our series this week with the theme, “What’s Your Story?”Darke DD invites you to get to know someone with a disability.  Take a moment to...
  • AWTHS announces special hours

    by - Mar 28, 2016
    ARCANUM – The Arcanum Wayne Trail Historical Society (AWTHS) will not be open on the first Saturdays in April and May. However, they will be open April 16, 1-4 p.m. for the public and for guests...

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Horvath and Shaffer – then and now
Light Foundation awards annual scholarships
Local woman sentenced for drug trafficking
Steen placed on probation for fight with wife, officers
Community supports Wave Golf Outing and Hog Roast
Arcanum teams sweep Treaty City Shootout
Wave football team excels at final seven-on-seven
1 to 8,000 – one sale at a time
Minor injuries reported in 3-vehicle crash
Greenville City Park plans island project