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  • Area high school golfers compete in CCC tourney

    by - Sep 18, 2014
    DARKE COUNTY – Boys and girls golfers from area high schools gathered at Stillwater Valley Golf Club to compete in the Cross County Conference tournament Thursday. Check back later today for complete results from tournament....Read More
  • 2 injured in crash near Greenville

    by - Sep 16, 2014
    DARKE COUNTY – Two people were hospitalized following a crash north of Greenville Tuesday afternoon. According to the Darke County Sheriff’s Office, a male driver of a Ford Windstar van pulled out from an eastbound stop...
  • Community comes together for local firefighter

    by - Sep 16, 2014
    DARKE COUNTY – When it comes to the word brotherhood, firefighters definitely fit that label. When one of Darke County’s own was recently diagnosed with cancer, his “brothers” joined together to find a way to help out....
  • GFD responds to house fire on Harrison

    by - Sep 16, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Greenville Fire Department responded to 920 Harrison Ave., on a report of a house fire Wednesday afternoon. Heavy smoke filled the one and a half story home when crews arrived on scene. The homeowners...
  • GYFL hosts Mad River

    by - Sep 15, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Greenville Youth Football League (GYFL) hosted the Indians of Mad River Saturday in week four of the WJOFL season. The GYFL teams will play at home again on Sunday, Sept. 21 against the visiting...
  • Crews battle Ansonia mobile home fire

    by - Sep 13, 2014
    ANSONIA – Emergency personnel responded to a 2-alarm fire at 601 E. Canal Street in Ansonia Saturday morning. Crews arrived on the scene after 5 a.m. to find a mobile home on lot 7 of the...
  • Greenville celebrates big win at home

    by - Sep 13, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Starting out the week three game with back-to-back onside kick returns for touchdowns definitely set the tone for Greenville’s first win on the season. The opening week loss of starting QB Clay Guillozet at Eaton was...
  • Greenville man charged with Sexual Battery of a teen

    by - Sep 11, 2014
    GREENVILLE – A 37-year-old Greenville man is jailed on a $50,000 bond for multiple counts of Sexual Battery involving a teen. Christopher M. Newberry was arraigned Thursday in the Darke County Common Pleas Court after a Grand Jury...
  • Car arson suspect arraigned in court

    by - Sep 10, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Darke County Court Common Pleas Court .Judge Jonathan P. Hein ordered a $10,000 bond be continued for Joshua Willis, 18, of Greenville. Willis appeared for arraignment Wednesday morning after being indicted on one count of...
  • Medical condition possible cause of crash

    by - Sep 10, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Emergency personnel responded to a report of a vehicle losing control in a field behind the shopping center on the 500 block of Wagner Ave. in Greenville. According to the Greenville Police Department, a...
  • Wounded Tigers lose at home

    by - Sep 10, 2014
    ANSONIA – The Ansonia Middle School football team hosted Miami East Tuesday afternoon. The wounded Tigers, without key 8th grade players, were unable to stop the Vikings from marching down the field time after time. Ansonia lost...
  • Church burglary suspect convicted on 15 counts

    by - Sep 8, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Accused church burglary suspect, Ethan E. Louk, 21, of Gordon, pleaded guilty Monday to 15 counts included in a June indictment. Louk was charged after an investigation by the Darke County Sheriff’s Office suspected him...
  • Over 1,500 riders invade Arcanum for Tour de Donut

    by - Sep 6, 2014
    ARCANUM – Well over 1,500 riders took part in the 7th running of the Tour de Donut Saturday morning in Arcanum. Bicyclists from 18 states and as far away as California and Washington state ventured to...
  • Intersection crash injures 2

    by - Sep 6, 2014
    DARKE COUNTY – Two people were injured, one airlifted, following a crash in southern Darke County Saturday afternoon. According to the Darke County Sheriff’s Office, just after 4 p.m. a Buick Enclave pulled out from a...
  • Greenville loses to Tipp, slips to 0-2

    by - Sep 5, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Greenville Green Wave has had some major bumps in the road to begin the 2014 football season. Their star quarterback is out for at least four weeks with a wrist injury and now...
  • Two injured in afternoon crash

    by - Sep 5, 2014
    DARKE COUNTY – Two men were injured following a crash Friday afternoon on SR 49 South near Greenville. According to the Darke County Sheriff’s Office, a driver of a Pontiac Grand Prix crashed into the rear...
  • Man indicted for rape of a toddler

    by - Sep 5, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Albert J. Fleckenstein, age 32, could spend the rest of his life in prison for allegedly engaging in a sexual act with a 3-year-old child earlier this year, according to the indictment. Fleckenstein is currently jailed on a...
  • MV Dance Team state fair grand champs

    by - Sep 4, 2014
    UNION CITY, Ohio – The girls of the Mississinawa Valley High School Dance Team took first place in the dance division and were awarded overall grand champions at the statewide competition Aug. 3 at the the...
  • Lady Wave tennis fall to Brookville

    by - Sep 4, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Greenville girls tennis team lost 3-2 against visiting Brookville Wednesday afternoon. The Lady Wave are now 0-1 in conference play and 5-4 overall....Read More
  • Convicted child sex offender gets 7 years

    by - Sep 4, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Convicted child sex offender, 67-year-old Robert G. Lambert, hid his face from cameras in the courtroom Thursday morning during sentencing in the Darke County Common Pleas Court for an August conviction on three counts...

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