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October 22, 2014

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  • Fair Preview in this week’s The Early Bird

    by - Aug 8, 2014
    The Early Bird will be delivering its largest single edition ever produced this weekend. This special 42-page newspaper will include 20-pages devoted to the Great Darke County Fair.  Find out what’s happening at the fair and when you...
  • Arcanum boys golf beats Ft. Recovery

    by - Aug 8, 2014
    The Arcanum Varsity Boy’s Defeated Ft. Recovery 168 to 189   Arcanum Individual Scores Steven Vanatta 39 Justin Hoke 41 Trent Jones 43 Conner Pohl 45 Sam Artz 47 Bailey Shannon 55 Ft. Recovery Individual Scores...
  • Darke County – My Historic Hometown

    by - Aug 8, 2014
    West central Ohio is the best place in the world to live work and rear a family.  I am fortunate that our local papers print Statehouse Updates, but often we forget to talk about how great...
  • Combating Infant Mortality in Ohio

    by - Aug 7, 2014
    Most babies grow to live full and long lives, but infant mortality is a tragedy that too many Ohio families face. Infant mortality, which refers to any baby that passes away before their first birthday, is a horror that...

    by - Aug 6, 2014
    Paul J. Nieport, age 75, of Versailles, passed away at 10:43 p.m. on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at Kindred Hospital in Dayton. Paul was born November 3, 1938 in Versailles, to the late Ferdinand H. & Frances...

    by - Aug 6, 2014
    Charlotte Ann (Wilson) Hicks, age 65 of Bradford, passed away Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton.  Charlotte was born in Dayton on October 21, 1948 to the (late) George Wilson Jr. &...
  • Treating Opiate Addiction in Ohio

    by - Aug 6, 2014
    Addiction to opioids, like prescription painkillers and heroin, has increased significantly in the past few years, devastating communities across Ohio – rural, suburban, and urban. In 2012, a record 1,914 Ohioans died from accidental drug overdose...
  • Arnold joins FAS

    by - Aug 6, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Financial Achievement Services, Inc. (FAS) recently announced the addition of a new team member, Angie Arnold, who will fulfill the role of Client Care Director. Arnold’s primary role will be to maintain the valuable...

    by - Aug 5, 2014
    Forest L. Archie, age 84, of Union City, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 8:35 p.m. at Wayne HealthCare in Greenville.  He was born on October 25, 1929 in Darke County, to the late...

    by - Aug 5, 2014
    Jerry D Snyder, 75, of Arcanum, died Monday evening, August 4, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Snyder was born in Darke County on June 4, 1939, the son of the late Ralph and Louie (Wright) Snyder....
  • Suspect gets $2 from 90 year old woman in Aggravated Robbery

    by - Aug 5, 2014
    GREENVILLE – On Aug. 2, at approximately 11:05 p.m., the Greenville Police Department, with assistance from the Darke County Sheriff’s Office, responded to 612 E. 4th St., Greenville, on a report of a burglary in progress....

    by - Aug 4, 2014
    Our sweet Daniel, was taken from us on August 1, 2014 at the age of 22. He was born on September 24, 1991 to Greg and Julie(Fisher) Burns of New Madison. Daniel enjoyed Formula One and...

    by - Aug 4, 2014
    Doris Merabel (Welbaum) Lavy, 89, of Greenville, passed away peacefully on August 1, 2014 at Brethren Retirement Community in Greenville. Doris was born on May 13, 1925 in Laura, Ohio to the late Timothy and Cora...
  • The Early Bird earns award for The Gathering edition

    by - Aug 3, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Early Bird is an Inland Press award winner for 2014. The weekly hometown community newspaper earned second place for its 2013 The Gathering at Garst special edition. Newspapers from across the country were...
  • Readers Write – Gnashing of Teeth

    by - Aug 3, 2014
    Dear Editor, My high school Civics teacher, Mr. Robert Spiller, helped formulate my belief of American Exceptionalism. Then, at the age of 17, I enlisted in the U.S. Navy. Before my 21st birthday I had visited...
  • Garage Sales: 08-03-14

    by - Aug 1, 2014
    Ansonia 5397 Warvel Rd; Aug. 7-8-9; 8-5; Clothes, furniture, household items 4752 Elroy-Ansonia Rd; Aug 7-8, 9am-5pm; Aug 9, 9am-2pm; Rainbow sweeper, 10x10x6 dog kennel, 4 TVs, lots of misc, name brand clothes adult & teen,...
  • For Rent: 08-03-14

    by - Aug 1, 2014
    For Rent Arcanum, 2 BR apt. Stove/fridge, washer/dryer provided. Water paid. $410/mo. 937-760-1110 2 BR, 1 bath & 1 BR, 1 bath apts; stove, regrigerator & utilities furnished. Deposit & references. 937-621-2643 1 BR Apt. Gas/heat/water...
  • Help Wanted: 08-03-14

    by - Aug 1, 2014
    Help Wanted Wanted: Live-in lady companion for a 95 yr old widower. Meal preparation and light housekeeping needed. Call 417-4070 Concrete workers. Ruchty Builders, Inc. is taking applictions for fulltime employment. Competitive benefits & pay. Call...
  • Real Estate: 08-03-14

    by - Aug 1, 2014
    Real Estate For Sale: House w/barn & 15 acres, located on 4584 Clapp Rd. Call after 5 PM 547-9007 FSBO – country home in FM district. 2 br, 2 bath. Many updates – new roof, remodeled...

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