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Fort GreeneVille DAR… Thank a Vet 5K a Success!
Fort GreeneVille Daughters of the American Revolution would like to thank everyone for supporting the 2nd Annual Thank A Vet 5k on May 21st. This year's event commemorated the 75th Anniversary of WWII. We are happy to announce the final total of $4,000.00 will be donated to Angel PAWS. Angel PAWS is an organization that provides... read more
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Pets of the week
GREENVILLE - The Darke County Animal Shelter has many pets available for adoption, including several breeds of dogs, as well as cats and kittens. The Shelter chooses pets to feature each week, this week they've selected: Gertie is a 7 year old German Short Haired Pointer. She is liver and white with short hair. He is a very friendly girl and... read more
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Crop Production Services Donates to Darke County Parks
For last year’s Prairie Days festival Darke County Parks began a new tradition of pressing sorghum with an antique press. The demonstration met with such resounding support that the park district decided to continue and plant another crop of sorghum this year. Through the assistance of park volunteer Neal Schmidt, Crop Production... read more
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Kiwanis honors SOM, 2016 Citizen, By Susi Halley, Kiwanis Secretary
May 18 – GHS Principal Jeff Cassell presented Students of the Month plaques to Casey Mortenson and Clayton Guillozet.  Casey is in Medical Tech Prep, Waivaires/Band, SADD and Spanish Clubs, Varsity Girls Golf, NHS/NTHS, four years Honor Roll, and Academician.  She is in the Elevate Church Group, a Candy Striper at the hospital, and worked at their Alzheimers Event... read more
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Joint Replacement Classes at VHCC
Dr. Chad Weber, Rehab Medical Director for Versailles Health Care Center, along with Versailles Health Care Center Physical Therapist, Stephanie Goubeaux, held his monthly joint replacement class at Versailles Health Care Center on June 7, 2016.  Dr. Weber spoke about planning for joint replacement surgery.  He emphasized the importance of pre-planning your care before and after surgery... read more
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VHCC honors facility royalty
The staff of Versailles Health Care Center, a skilled nursing and rehabilitation center, recently selected the facility’s 2016 King, Don Plessinger, and Queen, Mary Ritter.  The reigning royalty proudly represented Versailles Health Care Center in the 2016 Poultry Days parade on June 11, 2016. Versailles Health Care Center sent home 197... read more
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VHCC honors nursing assistants
Versailles Health Care Center is celebrating National Nursing Assistants Weeks, June 9th through 16th.   During this week, the many individuals, who serve so faithfully by providing daily hands-on care to those who are not always able to care for themselves, are recognized nationwide.  These skilled and caring professionals do all they can... read more
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Gordon United Methodist Women donate to the Animal Shelter
GREENVILLE – The Darke County Animal Shelter and the Friends of the Shelter would like to thank the Gordon United Methodist Women for their wonderful donation to the Darke County Animal Shelter. The Women collected items during their “May is Mission Month”. We care about all of God’s creatures. The Women donated dog food, cat food, toys and supplies to the Shelter... read more
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50th Anniversary Announcement
Richard and Susi Halley are celebrating their 50th anniversary.  They were married June 12, 1966, in Monroe, Michigan.  They have eight children and thirteen grandchildren.  Richard has owned and operated Richard's Custom Stone & Garden since the early 1970's.  Susi is assistant director & fiscal office at the Greenville Public Library... read more
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J. Michael Beard Fund Supports Local Groups
On Friday, June 3rd, representatives from Darke County Parks, Greenville City Park, and the Ladybug Garden Club met at Shawnee Prairie Preserve Nature Center to receive grants from the J. Michael Beard Community Fund, administered by the Darke County Foundation. Mike Beard was a long-standing, active resident of Darke County who died in 2013. He dedicated himself to his... read more
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Exercise Your Mind at the Library
The Greenville Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program is a fabulous way to spend the hot, sunny months - reading your favorite authors as you relax by the pool or on the porch.  From 18th century essayist Joseph Addison “Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body... Exercise your mind!”  Along with the theme of exercising your mind, you will be eligible for awesome... read more
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VHCC residents enjoy gardening
Long-term care residents at Versailles Health Care Center, a skilled nursing and rehabilitation center, recently enjoyed an afternoon of gardening.  They planted tomatoes, cucumbers, zucchini, peppers, and onions in gardening pots located in the beautiful courtyard. Delores Williams, long-term care resident, who helped plant the vegetables... read more
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