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  • Dickey’s story will continue to be told

    by - Nov 23, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The ceremony unveiling Pfc. Douglas Dickey’s Medal of Honor on Nov. 21 was more than an opportunity for visitors to get up close and see the prestigious medal in person. It was a small...
  • Small businesses getting help from local business

    by - Nov 22, 2014
    ARCANUM – Lawson Nickol knows what it is like to start a small business and watch it grow and has long been a supporter of products that carry the “Made in the USA” label. His company,...
  • Finding Morals in my Stories

    by - Nov 22, 2014
    Sometimes I wonder what the great philosophers of history would say about the antics of my children. I’m guessing Confucius, the great Chinese philosopher, might be speechless for a moment, shrug his shoulders and say, “Dude,...
  • Greenville area residents honor the service of veterans

    by - Nov 16, 2014
    GREENVILLE – It has been nearly 100 years since the Armistice was signed putting an end to World War I, but that day has lived on in the minds and hearts of nearly every American. Not...
  • Faber and Buchy serve in leadership

    by - Nov 15, 2014
    COLUMBUS – Darke County will be well represented in the Statehouse during the 131st General Assembly. Senator Keith Faber and Representative Jim Buchy have been elected to leadership positions in the Ohio Senate and Ohio House....
  • Residents at Village Green come home

    by - Nov 15, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Nov. 11 was a very special day for residents of the Village Green Healthcare Center. It was move-in day. Residents were transported across town from the former building on Chestnut Street to their new...
  • TNR program gets boost from charity

    by - Nov 14, 2014
    GREENVILLE – You may not notice a difference in the number of feral and stray cats in some areas of Greenville, but that doesn’t mean work isn’t progressing to control the population. In fact, chances are...
  • McCoy helped public connect with military

    by - Nov 9, 2014
    GREENVILLE – When one thinks of the military thoughts most often turn to soldiers that are at the front line of defense – the ones that carry guns, jump out of airplanes, sail into unfriendly waters...
  • Pimping out a friend’s son

    by - Nov 8, 2014
    I’m sure most parents are like me in that I want the best for my daughters. We look past or ignore their faults and only see their beauty and intelligence. Ha Ha Ha! I really tried...
  • Horses help give miracles to Darke County families

    by - Nov 2, 2014
    VERSAILLES – When you think of a working horse you probably think of a plow or cart hitched up to the back of a draft horse or maybe your mind goes to the days of the...
  • Children can stay warm thanks to Darke Co. Sheriff’s program

    by - Nov 2, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Darke County Sheriff’s Department is joining forces with other local law enforcement agencies, fire and medical professionals and Crime Stoppers for the 11th annual Warm Winter Wear for Darke County Children. This program...
  • Hinders joins UC Medical Practice

    by - Nov 1, 2014
    UNION CITY – The Wayne HealthCare Union City Medical Practice, 622 E. Elm St., is currently accepting patients for Denise Hinders, MSN, ANP-C. Hinders is a nurse practitioner with over 20 years experience as a nurse...
  • Road closing near new school

    by - Oct 31, 2014
    GREENVILLE – State Route 121 (North Ohio Street) will be closed between Main Street and Greenmoor Court from 7:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 3 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5  for underground utility work. ODOT detour description is US...
  • Success of P4P is good for Darke Co.

    by - Oct 26, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Partnering for Progress (P4P) met for its quarterly meeting on Oct. 22 and celebrated its fifth anniversary. The program has successfully partnered local businesses with other businesses and education to make Darke County and...
  • Good Samaritan coming to Greenville

    by - Oct 26, 2014
    GREENVILLE – A groundbreaking ceremony was held Oct. 23 for the Good Samaritan Health Center – Greenville. The new facility is located across from Wayne HealthCare on Sweitzer Street and will house the cardiology practice of...
  • Legislators optimistic about the state of Ohio

    by - Oct 26, 2014
    GREENVILLE – State Senators Bill Beagle and Keith Faber and State Representatives Jim Buchy and Richard Adams attended the annual State of the State Luncheon presented by the Darke County Chamber of Commerce’s Legislative Committee. The...
  • Strike possible if WPNA and hospital can’t agree

    by - Oct 25, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Wayne Professional Nurses Association (WPNA) and Wayne HealthCare (WH’s) are at odds and a strike may be on the horizon if the two sides can’t come to an agreement soon. The contract between...
  • Students achieve R.E.A.L. Success

    by - Oct 24, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Students from around the county converged on Romer’s Catering on Oct. 21 for the R.E.A.L. (Raising Expectations for All Learners) Success Luncheon. This annual event recognizes the achievements of special education students who have...
  • FM ends season as District Runner-up

    by - Oct 24, 2014
    PITSBURG – “It’s very difficult to get to this position and I’m very proud of my guys. They did a great job to get here,” said Franklin Monroe Coach Danny Diceanu after his team lost 3-2...
  • Hospital and nurses at odds; strike possible

    by - Oct 23, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Wayne HealthCare (WH) and the Wayne Professional Nurses Association (WPNA) are trying to avert a strike, but contract negotiations have led to two offers being rejected by the nurses. Approximately 110 nurses have been...

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