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  • New Madison crowns Little Firecrackers

    by - Jul 3, 2014
    NEW MADISON – Leah Lawrence and Jason Godown were crowned New Madison’s Little Miss and Mister Firecracker Thursday evening. See full story by Associate Editor Bob Robinson in this week’s The Early Bird   Post by...
  • Greenville woman surprised by instant lotto win

    by - Jul 2, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Playing Ohio Lottery instant games paid off in a big way for one Greenville woman. Cora Jones of Greenville spent $2 for a single ticket of the EZPLAY Progressive Perfect Game before work Wednesday morning...
  • Oakley Place celebrates Grand Re-Opening

    by - Jul 2, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Oakley Place, formerly known as Oakley House, held it’s Grand Re-Opening celebration June 25 at their facility located at 1275 Northview Drive in Greenville. The assisted living community owned by national company Enlivant, celebrated...
  • Staff smell smoke at Garst Museum

    by - Jul 2, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Staff of the Garst Museum in Greenville were evacuated Wednesday afternoon when smoke was discovered inside the building. The fire department immediately responded to the scene to investigate the cause. According to a staff member,...
  • Grand Jury indicts former deputy for second time

    by - Jul 1, 2014
    GREENVILLE – A Grand Jury has indicted former Darke County Auxiliary Sheriff’ Deputy Bryan D. Wombolt, 27, on four counts of Sexual Battery for a second time. Darke County Prosecuting Attorney Kelly Ormsby dismissed a previous...
  • Greenville man escapes felony conviction

    by - Jul 1, 2014
    GREENVILLE – A Greenville man who was indicted on a first degree felony charge pleaded guilty on two misdemeanors Tuesday morning in the Darke County Common Pleas Court. Justin L. Dispennette, 19, of Greenville was charged...
  • Church burglary suspect jailed on $10,000 bond

    by - Jul 1, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Darke County Common Pleas Court Judge Jonathan P. Hein handed down a $10,000 bond Tuesday morning for a man charged with breaking into multiple southern Darke County churches and businesses. Ethan E. Louk, 21, of...
  • Cameron gets time served for online scam

    by - Jun 30, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Darke County Common Pleas Court Judge Jonathan P. Hein sentenced William S. Cameron to time served at a hearing Monday morning. Cameron was recently convicted in Darke County for Grand Theft, a fourth degree felony,...
  • Greenville Federal donates to Crime Stoppers

    by - Jun 30, 2014
    DARKE COUNTY – Greenville Federal recently donated to the Darke County Crime Stoppers. The donation goes to help offer reward money for tips that lead to arrests of wanted fugitives and unsolved criminal investigations. To learn...
  • Southern Ohio man convicted for sex with minor

    by - Jun 30, 2014
    DARKE COUNTY – A Lawrence County man was convicted and sentenced for the second time on the same case in the Darke County Common Pleas Court Monday morning. Zachary D. Moore, 27, of Ironton, Ohio was...
  • Boy on bike hit by car in Greenville

    by - Jun 27, 2014
    GREENVILLE – A boy riding a bicycle was struck by a car near East School in Greenville Friday afternoon. According to the Greenville Police Department a black BMW was traveling westbound on East Fifth Street just...
  • One injured in minor crash Friday morning

    by - Jun 27, 2014
    GREENVILLE – One male suffered injury after a crash Friday morning near Greenville. According to the Darke County Sheriff’s Office, an older model Chevy Sonoma carring a trailer containing bedding clipped a commercial truck as the...
  • BRC hosts Alzheimer’s fundraiser walk

    by - Jun 27, 2014
    GREENVILLE – In honor of those who are caregivers or suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, the Brethren Retirement Community (BRC) held The Longest Day event Wednesday, June 18th at it’s facility in Greenville. This being the third...
  • Rotary donates to local Crime Stoppers

    by - Jun 24, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Greenville Rotary club recently donated $300 to the Darke County Crime Stoppers. This is the second year Rotary has included the Crime Stoppers in it’s annual non-profit donation campaign in which the club has...
  • Rotary presents annual scholarships and donations

    by - Jun 24, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Greenville Rotary Club presented donation and scholarships during it’s annual meeting Tuesday at the Brethren Retirement Community. The club donates each year to select local non-profit organizations from money raised during fundraisers such...
  • Local man rolls SUV near North Star

    by - Jun 23, 2014
    DARKE COUNTY – A 21-year-old Darke County man was hospitalized after rolling his vehicle outside of North Star Monday afternoon. According to the Darke County Sheriff’s Office, the man was travelling southbound on U.S. 127 when...
  • Boy with local ties appears on national talent show

    by - Jun 21, 2014
    DARKE COUNTY – Son of former Greenville resident, Thomas Nealeigh, performed his unique talent of knife throwing Sunday, June 22 on national television. Grennan Bartlett-Nealeigh, a 9-year-old from Dayton flew to California in April to record...
  • Matt Light Football Camp

    by - Jun 20, 2014
    Matt Light works with kids at annual free football camp in Greenville (Clinton Randall Photo)...Read More
  • Wintrow wraps local emergency vehicles

    by - Jun 20, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Local small business owners Joe and Laura Wintrow of Greenville have been busy updating local emergency vehicle body graphics. Their business, Wintrow Signs, has installed new looks to a few local law enforcement, fire and rescue...
  • Light retires as Chief, plans to continue law enforcement career

    by - Jun 20, 2014
    ARCANUM – Though Dan Light is retiring as the Arcanum Police Chief, he has no plans of leaving the life as a law enforcement officer behind. Light, who has served as Chief since Nov. 7, 2001,...

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