Court conducts video arraignments

GREENVILLE – Darke County Common Pleas Court conducted the following audio-video arraignments Monday with defendants in the county jail. * Sterling Seiler, 25, of Greenville...

Signs inspiring Bradford students

BRADFORD – Bradford School District PTO has done something special for the students. They have placed signs containing uplifting messages throughout the school to...

2018’s top cartoons hit on variety of topics

GREENVILLE – Sometimes controversial, but always entertaining, the editorial cartoons of Paul Ackley have elicited laughter, anger and disgust. Although Ackley's cartoons on Greenville...

Gasper finds niche in life…helping youth

ANSONIA – Todd Gasper has become the youth pastor of Ansonia United Methodist Church, and is relishing in his longtime goal of wanting to...

Early Bird, Bluebag Media’s top stories for 2018

DARKE COUNTY – The Early Bird and Bluebag Media thanks its readers for another great year. Once again, our audit shows you continue to...

Greenville Police Beat – Officers conduct traffic stop; issue drug-related citations

Drugs On Dec. 31 an officer noticed a female subject known to have a history of drug abuse and drug trafficking, driving without a license...

The Pohl Group to offer active shooter medical response training

ARCANUM – After spending the past 25 years as a special agent with the United States Department of Defense, newly retired Arcanum resident Mark...

Court conducts video arraignments

GREENVILLE – The following appeared before Judge Jonathan P. Hein in Darke County Common Pleas Court for hearings: * Michael Keeton, 32, of Richmond, Ind....

Rilee Jo Phillips: first baby of 2019 at WHC

GREENVILLE – Rilee Jo Phillips of Greenville is the first baby to be born at Wayne HealthCare in Greenville for 2019. She was born...

No additional jail time for Woods

DARKE COUNTY – Kennietha Woods, 27, of Dayton, will not serve additional jail time or be on community control sanctions in Darke County. Woods, of...

Board will rework bid process for new barns

GREENVILLE – Darke County Fair exhibitor A1 Ag, of Ft. Recovery, expressed its disappointment that they were overlooked when bids were sought for new...

Engineer’s receipts and expenditures increase

GREENVILLE – Jim Surber, Darke County Engineer, has released his 41st annual Darke County Engineer's Annual Report. According to Surber, this report shows all...

Arcanum mayor cites issues with council for resignation

ARCANUM – Arcanum Mayor Judith Foureman has delayed her resignation until the village council’s organizational meeting, set for Jan. 8. Foureman had one more year...

Stegall sworn in for third term

DARKE COUNTY – Darke County Commissioner Mike Stegall was sworn in for his third four-year term on Wednesday by Judge Jonathan P. Hein. Stegall...

Blosser appointed to DC Veterans Services Commission

DARKE COUNTY – The Early Bird’s Gaylen Blosser was recently sworn in as the newest member of the Darke County Veterans Services Commission. Members of...

Halley promises to maintain library’s ‘culture’

GREENVILLE – A familiar face has accepted the director’s position at Greenville Public Library. This fall, Susi Halley, who has worked as the assistant director...

Snyder retires – Brooks new CEO at MCCU

GREENVILLE – Patty Niese Snyder retired effectively Dec. 28 from Members Choice Credit Union (MCCU) on Pine Street, and Tina Brooks is taking her...

Greenville Police Beat – K-8 student brings parents’ marijuana vape pen to school

Drugs On Dec. 20 the school resource officer (SRO) at the Greenville K-8 building was told a student had been observed with drug paraphernalia in...

Miami Co. Sheriff arrests Ansonia woman – searching for Piqua man

MIAMI COUNTY - The Miami County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the assistance of the public in locating Terry L. McReynolds Jr., 36, of Piqua. On...

Work continues on park – sponsors needed

GREENVILLE – Work on the new YOLO Urban Park at the corner of South Broadway and Martin Street will continue into the new year...