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  • Take Your Daughter to Work

    by - Jun 21, 2014
    Who in their right mind ever thought Take Your Daughter to Work Day was a good idea? They say it is supposed to inspire the girls and give them insight into possible career fields. I’m not...
  • Over 92-percent of county’s third graders meet standards

    by - Jun 18, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Darke County’s third graders joined students from around the state to take the Ohio Achievement Assessment, but there was a little more pressure to do well on this year’s reading test. Students that scored...
  • CADC’s Survivors Day held June 8

    by - Jun 17, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Cancer Association of Darke County enjoyed a beautiful Sunday afternoon on June 8 at Chenoweth Trails, Greenville. The lovely area is located on Greenville Nashville Road nestled in the trees.  Those attending enjoyed...
  • County continues to rank high in state and nation

    by - Jun 15, 2014
    DARKE COUNTY – Number one or number two? It is usually a cause for bragging rights between Darke and Mercer Counties for the #1 county in agriculture. Unfortunately, Mercer gets to claim the bragging rights with...
  • Chamber and DCVB present Citizen of the Year awards

    by - Jun 15, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Darke County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Attorney General Mike DeWine as the guest speaker at its annual meeting on June 11. Awards were presented to Mike Williams, of the Winery at Versailles, and...
  • Anderson returns home to join Village Green as administrator

    by - Jun 14, 2014
    GREENVILLE – After spending time as a skilled nursing facility administrator in Pennsylvania, Nick Anderson returned home in April to assume the same position with Trilogy Health Services at the Village Green Healthcare Center in Greenville...
  • Darke Co. Special Olympics athletes represent Ohio

    by - Jun 14, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Three Darke County Special Olympic softball players have been chosen to represent the state in New Jersey on June 14-21 at the 2014 USA Games. Joining 13 other players from around the state to...
  • Husted speaks to NFIB in Greenville

    by - Jun 13, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB) invited Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted to Greenville for the quarterly meeting of the Western Ohio Area Action Council. Husted informed council members of some of...
  • Whirlpool deals with bed bugs at Greenville plant

    by - Jun 13, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Whirlpool’s Greenville KitchenAid plant recently reported to its employees that bed bugs were found in its health center on June 9. Employees were informed on June 12. When asked about the incident Whirlpool released...
  • Chamber welcomes DeWine to annual meeting

    by - Jun 12, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Darke County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Attorney General Mike DeWine to its annual meeting on Wednesday. The Attorney General spoke about the efforts his office has taken to curtail drug abuse, including the...
  • School district asks city to waive fees and bonds on new building

    by - Jun 8, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Greenville City School District’s preliminary plans for the new K-8 building are expected to go before Greenville’s Planning and Zoning Commission on June 17 for approval, but City Council received a preview of a...
  • Arcanum Hardware stays open with new owner and name

    by - Jun 7, 2014
    ARCANUM – When you think of Arcanum Hardware two names will come to mind immediately – Eldon and Paul Erdmann. The brothers have owned and operated the hometown hardware store since 1969. They were able to...
  • Group prepares for 15th annual show

    by - Jun 7, 2014
    GREENVILLE – It is still a month away, but organizers for Greenville Farm Power of the Past are finalizing plans for the 15th annual show. This year’s event will be held July 10-13 at the Darke...
  • Darke Co. Commissioners proclaim CPR and AED Week

    by - Jun 7, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Learning CPR and how to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) can quite possible mean the difference between life and death for someone suffering from Sudden Cardiac Arrest or other medical emergency. During first...
  • Help me be a trend setter

    by - Jun 7, 2014
    As a young man, I always took pride in being in style. In the 80’s, I had several pairs of stone-washed jeans that I could cuff at the bottom. I also had my share of pastel...
  • Ribbon cut on Little Caesars

    by - Jun 7, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Greenville Little Caesars store opened in December and has been met with great success. Jim Batsakes, franchise owner, was in town on May 22 to celebrate with the Darke County Chamber of Commerce...
  • Fourman celebrates 50 years at BRC

    by - Jun 1, 2014
    GREENVILLE – “The rumors are not true,” said Melissa Benline, RN, director of Assisted Living at the Brethren Retirement Community. “Jean (Fourman) is not retiring.” The rumor may have been started when it was announced a...
  • Milestone Anniversary at BRC

    by - May 30, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Brethren Retirement Community’s staff joined with the residents to celebrate a milestone anniversary for one of the caregivers at the facility. Jean Fourman has been a nurse’s aide at the facility for 50...
  • Book comes to life for local students

    by - May 26, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Greenville’s South School students recently had a book they were studying come to life thanks to Greenville residents John and Karen Burkett. The sixth grade language arts classes have been reading the book Okay...
  • DCHS continues mission to prevent cruelty to animals

    by - May 25, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Darke County Humane Society (DCHS) was formed over 60 years ago with the mission to instill humane principles and enforce laws for the prevention of cruelty, especially to children and animals, through repetitious...

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