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December 26, 2014

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  • 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...
  • Jets advance to district game

    by - Oct 21, 2014
    PITSBURG – “For us to stop their big guys up front was big,” said Coach Danny Diceanu after his Franklin Monroe boys soccer team defeated Yellow Springs 2-0 in the third round of the Ohio High...
  • XC Runners Advance to Regionals

    by - Oct 21, 2014
    ENGLEWOOD – Twelve individual runners and two teams will be moving onto the Regional Cross Country Meet on Oct. 25 at Troy Memorial Stadium. Darke County’s runners converged on Miami Valley Career Technology Center for the...
  • Lady Jets Have Season End

    by - Oct 19, 2014
    WEST LIBERTY – The Lady Jets of Franklin Monroe were hoping for a repeat of last year’s tournament game with West Liberty Salem, but it was not to be. The underdog Jets saw their season come...
  • FM boys take on Yellow Springs Monday

    by - Oct 19, 2014
    PITSBURG – The Franklin Monroe Jets have moved onto the third round of the  Ohio High School Athletic Association’s (OHSAA) third round of the boys’ soccer tournament with a 7-0 victory over Triad on Thursday night....
  • Upgrades to airport will take a while

    by - Oct 19, 2014
    VERSAILLES – Darke County Commissioner Mike Rhoades said upgrading the Darke County Airport has been an issue since before he took office. While the commissioners have moved forward on some individual projects, completion of the upgrades...
  • Democrats host state candidates

    by - Oct 19, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Darke County Democrats welcomed several hopeful candidates on the ballot in November to their annual dinner, including the candidate running for the second highest position in the state, lieutenant governor. Sharen Neuhardt is...

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