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  • Benge is new director of UC Chamber

    by - Dec 14, 2014
    UNION CITY, Ind. – Carla Benge is looking forward to helping businesses in the Union City area move forward. The former Lebanon, Ind. resident recently moved to the community and accepted a position with the Union...
  • Celebration in Arcanum expanded

    by - Dec 14, 2014
    ARCANUM – Santa and Mrs. Claus felt like they were home in the North Pole when they arrived in Arcanum on Dec. 6. Chilly temperatures had more than 100 kids trying to stay warm while waiting...
  • Moose gives to DAV #57 hospital fund

    by - Dec 13, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Greenville Moose Lodge #329 recently made a donation to Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Chapter #57. According to Larry Rose, sports chairman for the lodge, the $1,000 donation was made possible through proceeds from...
  • I “pass” on passwords

    by - Dec 12, 2014
    Are a lot of people totally frustrated with the necessity and operation of electronic device passwords? Could it just be me, or more likely a function of my age? I hate passwords. I used to dislike...
  • AAA is closing Greenville office

    by - Dec 11, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Do you need to plan a trip, get brochures on your chosen destination or get more information about AAA membership? You won’t be able to pop into the local AAA office beginning next year....
  • Sign goes up on new Rural King store

    by - Dec 10, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Work is continuing on the new Rural King store in Greenville. The sign went up this week and preparations are being made in and outside the store. One of the most recent additions was...
  • Top Four Finish for OSU

    by - Dec 7, 2014
    COLUMBUS – Buckeye fans are rejoicing after the announcement today that The Ohio State University leap frogged Texas Christian University to earn a spot in the top four and a chance to play for a National...
  • Readers Write – What in the World is Happening

    by - Dec 7, 2014
    These past few months everybody seems to be demonstrating about something and the troublesome part of all this unrest is supposedly a race issue. Well I have a different opinion. I think the troublesome part is...
  • Our Creamed Corn Marriage

    by - Dec 6, 2014
    My wife and I are coming up on a monumental anniversary. No, it’s not our 50th – I’m much too young for that. It’s not even our 25th anniversary – still much too young. This anniversary...
  • BENNETT, T. ROBERT

    by - Dec 2, 2014
    T. Robert (Bob) Bennett, 87, passed away Nov. 28, 2014 in his home surrounded by family. Bob was born on April 6, 1927 in Braffetsville, to George V. and Velma I. Bennett. He attended New Madison...
  • Greenville loses one of its icons

    by - Nov 30, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Greenville lost one of its most beloved citizens this past week. Bill Booker was an icon and legendary figure that was accomplished in many areas. Booker is survived by two sons, William and Phillip....
  • KT Plum celebrates fourth anniversary

    by - Nov 29, 2014
    GREENVILLE – One of Greenville’s most unique businesses will be celebrating its fourth anniversary with an open house on Dec. 6, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. KT Plum International, 114 N. Broadway, Greenville, owned by Tennessie...
  • Thousands watch 11th annual parade

    by - Nov 29, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Downtown Greenville was filled with smiling faces as visitors lined South Broadway from Annie Oakley Park to the Traffic Circle. Thousands were waiting anxiously to see nearly 100 horses of all sizes – from...
  • 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...

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