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July 28 SERO meeting canceled

DARKE COUNTY — The July 28 meeting for the School Employee Retirees of Ohio (SERO) has been canceled due to the COVID-19 virus. Any previous...

Brick Street Block Party coming to Arcanum

ARCANUM – SRL-Troutwine Insurance Agency is hosting a Brick Street Block Party, July 24 from 4 to 11 p.m. in beautiful Downtown Arcanum with...

Fireworks blamed for garage fire

GREENVILLE - Authorities have named fireworks as the cause of a Friday evening fire that left a garage heavily damaged and neighbors on edge. At...

Greenville PD led on high-speed pursuit

GREENVILLE - At least one person was taken into custody early Friday morning after a driver led officers from the Greenville Police Department in...

Two dead after truck pulls into the pathway of motorcycle

JACKSON TOWNSHIP - The Darke County Sheriff's Department is investigating a Saturday afternoon motorcycle-pickup truck crash that has left a Union City, Indiana couple...

Downtown Farmer’s Market to return June 6

GREENVILLE — For those wondering about the Farmers Market in downtown Greenville, there is good news: The Farmer's Market will return, beginning on June...

Greenville man dies in motorcycle crash

ARCANUM - A Greenville man succumbed to his injuries after being involved in a motorcycle crash in the early morning hours of Saturday. At...

Raffle to benefit Light Foundation

GREENVILLE - Former New England Patriot and 3X Superbowl Champion Matt Light is raffling off a trip for two to Tampa, Florida, to watch...

Car wreck sends one to hospital

COLETOWN — A driver was injured Thursday morning after colliding into a building, causing moderate structural damage to the attached garage. At approximately 9:06 a.m.,...

Child airlifted after falling into fire pit

BRADFORD - A young child was airlifted for severe burns Monday evening after falling into a fire pit during a family's gathering and Memorial...

Ohio State Fair cancelled

COLUMBUS — Sure to be a disappointment to fairgoers, the Ohio Expositions Commissions announced Thursday it will cancel the 2020 Ohio State Fair. The event...

To the 2020 Graduates From the Sidelines

GREENVILLE - At this time of year, our seniors in Darke County should be having their graduation ceremonies in the normal fashion: cap and...

Johnston Chiropractic ‘gives back’ on Chirocares Day

GREENVILLE — Johnston Chiropractic Clinic, Inc. will proudly participate in ChiroCares Giving Back Day on Tuesday, May 19, 2020. Through this initiative, Johnston Chiropractic...

Alcohol suspected in two-vehicle crash

ARCANUM - Two people were hospitalized for injuries Friday evening after being involved in an injury crash that Darke County deputies believe alcohol may...

Driver CareFlighted after single-vehicle crash

GREENVILLE - A female teen driver was airlifted from the scene Saturday following a single-vehicle crash. At approximately 3:22 p.m., emergency personnel from Greenville Township...

Three injured in three-vehicle crash

GREENVILLE - At least three people were transported for injuries Saturday afternoon after a three-vehicle crash on US Route 127. At approximately 4:21 p.m., emergency...

Commissioners get it 100 percent

DARKE COUNTY — The Darke County Commissioners secured a $3.1 million Improvement Grant from the Federal Aviation Administration at no cost to state or...

Versailles’ Prakel to pole vault for Air Force

VERSAILLES – Versailles senior, Lucy Prakel has accepted an appointment to the United States Air Force Academy to continue her education while pole vaulting...

From the desk of Sheriff Toby Spencer

DARKE COUNTY, OH - There seems to be some misinformed people, in regards to the role of the Sheriff, when it comes to enforcing...

Edison State Faculty honored with excellence in teaching awards

PIQUA - Edison State Community College faculty member Eileen Thompson, of Kettering, has been named area recipient of the May 2020 Faculty Excellence in...