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  • PCS thanks local first responders

    by - Aug 3, 2016
    GREENVILLE TWP – Person Centered Services (PCS), formerly Wayne Industries, welcomed members of the local law enforcement, fire and EMS community to their facility Friday afternoon for an appreciation cookout. The lunch event was held to honor all...
  • Deadly crash claims 1 life, injures 5 more

    by - Aug 2, 2016
    GREENVILLE – A Tuesday afternoon crash near Greenville claimed one life and injured several others. It was confirmed that five people were injured in the crash, included two children. At 5:13 p.m. Darke County Deputies, along with Greenville...
  • First day of Wave boys soccer practice encouraging

    by - Aug 2, 2016
    GREENVILLE – The Greenville boys soccer team held its first official practice of the new season under the direction of first year head varsity boys soccer coach Mark Coppess. “It’s going to be an exciting season,”...
  • New stadium complex awaits Tri-Village fans

    by - Aug 2, 2016
    NEW MADISON – Tri-Village football fans will get an excellent view of the football field on game night in comparison to last season with the addition of the school’s new football stadium. “We are very excited...
  • Wave numbers double under Shaffer

    by - Aug 2, 2016
    GREENVILLE – August 1st brought the official opening day of the OHSAA (Ohio High School Athletic Association) football season with the Green Wave taking to the turf for their first practice of the 2016 season. “It’s...
  • Queen crowned at annual fireman’s convention

    by - Aug 1, 2016
    VERSAILLES – Prior to the opening ceremony of the 86th annual Central Western Fireman’s Association (CWFA) convention, seven lovely young ladies vied to be crowned queen. The Queens Contest was held Friday afternoon at the Versailles High...
  • Wolf steps down as Greenville Fire Chief

    by - Aug 1, 2016
    GREENVILLE – One month after the retirement of Assistant Fire Chief Dave McDermitt, Mark A. Wolf officially stepped down Friday after 14 years as chief of the Greenville Fire Department. Wolf, who has over 35 years of community service, first...
  • Knapp gives car in support of Breast Cancer Awareness

    by - Aug 1, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Dave Knapp of Dave Knapp Ford Lincoln, Inc. donated the grand prize for Breast Cancer Awareness for the 14th consecutive year. Winning the 14th automobile given by Dave Knapp Ford Lincold, Inc. was Allen...
  • Bruner wins Breast Cancer Awareness 5K

    by - Aug 1, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Greenville’s Calen Bruner handily won The Breast Cancer Awareness 5K Race Saturday morning in Greenville with a time of 17:12.6 winning by more than the distance of Broadway from the circle to the Annie...
  • Arcanum claims 14U Shootout Championship

    by - Aug 1, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Arcanum took first place in the 14U Treaty City Shootout this past weekend at Greenville’s Stebbins Field on the heels of Arcanum’s 8U and 10U girls championships the previous weekend of play giving Arcanum...
  • Bradford youth camp experiment productive

    by - Jul 29, 2016
    BRADFORD – With dwindling numbers in several sports, three Bradford varsity coaches combined three sports for a week of Lady Railroaders camps for girls second through sixth grades. “We saw a decrease in numbers in my...
  • Young driver hits guardrail

    by - Jul 29, 2016
    GREENVILLE TWP – A male driver told deputies he fell asleep behind the wheel before hitting a guardrail near Greenville Thursday night. A preliminary investigation discovered that at approximately 9:30 p.m. the young man was southbound on...
  • Dylan’s Dawgs honor fallen teammate with tourney win

    by - Jul 28, 2016
    UNION CITY, Ind. – If the excitement of the Dylan’s Dawgs, the Union City 10U all-star team, playing for a tournament championship on Sunday wasn’t enough…winning first place in the 3rd annual Dylan Williams Memorial Baseball...
  • Man arrested, suspected of multiple overnight arsons

    by - Jul 28, 2016
    DARKE COUNTY – On Wednesday at 11:14 p.m., the Darke County 911 Center received a call from a resident at 22 Sherwood Court in Greenville – advising someone threw something onto the deck of the residence and...
  • Greenville goes ‘blue’ behind community law enforcement effort

    by - Jul 28, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Following the recent senseless attacks aimed at police officers, the Greenville community has come together behind law enforcement across the country. To show support for the men and women wearing a badge, the downtown traffic circle...
  • Wave volleyball camp numbers up

    by - Jul 28, 2016
    GREENVILLE – More than 50 girls attended the Lady Wave volleyball camp under the direction of first year head coach Chelsea Dowd and first year assistant coach Janelle Gerlach. “It was a great turnout,” said Dowd....
  • Pitsburg 8U softball wins league, tournament

    by - Jul 28, 2016
    ARCANUM – Girls from the Pitsburg 8U rec softball team finished at the top of the mini league rankings with an impressive (11-1) league record and (14-1) overall. In addition to the league championship, the 16-player all-star team...
  • Teen flown to hospital after crash with semi

    by - Jul 28, 2016
    PALESTINE – A teenage female driver was airlifted after being involved in a crash with a semi in Palestine Wednesday night. At 10:31 p.m. Darke County Sheriff’s Deputies, along with Liberty Township Fire Department, Tri-Village Rescue, Ohio State...
  • Fire destroys barn outside Versailles

    by - Jul 27, 2016
    DARKE COUNTY – Fire and rescue personnel from seven departments responded to a 3-alarm barn fire on the 10100 block of Versailles-Southeastern Road Wednesday afternoon. As crews arrived on the scene just before 3 p.m., they discovered an...

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