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TEEN AIRLIFTED TO HOSPITAL AFTER MOTORCYCLE CRASH

DARKE COUNTY — An 18-year-old was airlifted to the hospital after a motorcycle crash in Darke County early Saturday morning. Just before 4 a.m.- crews were dispatched to the 400 block of Chenoweth Rd in Hollansburg – on reports of a single-vehicle crash. The...

KING HONORS DISTRICT HEROES

King, House Pass Legislation Honoring District Heroes COLUMBUS – State Representative Angie King (R-Celina) supported legislation Wednesday that will honor and memorialize service members that paid the ultimate sacrifice while serving the nation. King’s...

FORMER SOFTBALL COACH FACING FEDERAL CHARGES

A Darke County softball coach is facing federal charges after he reportedly texted players and demanded they send him nude images of themselves. Matthew Shoffstall was indicted on one count each of receipt of child pornography, distribution of child pornography,...

AMERICAN PICKERS COMING TO DARKE COUNTY

If you have any vintage items, you no longer need around, call the experts. In August, the “American Pickers,” members of a History Channel documentary, will travel across the state in search of antique items. Although the group is looking for the “rarest, junkiest,...

DC JR FAIR DOG COMMITTEE PRESENTS CHECK TO FAIR BD

PRIOR TO THEIR REGULAR MEETING WEDNESDAY EVENING – THE DARKE COUNTY JUNIOR FAIR DOG COMMITTEE PRESENTED A 25-THOUSAND DOLLAR CHECK TO THE DARKE COUNTY AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY BOARD OF DIRECTORS.  THE MONEY WILL BE USED TO FINISH CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW COMMUNITY CENTER...

DAYTON MAN FACES DRUG CHARGES IN DARKE CO ARREST

Just before 2:30 a.m. Thursday – a Darke County Deputy conducted a traffic stop near the intersection of State Route 49 and Meadow Ln, in Arcanum after observing “a lanes of travel” violation. During the course of the deputy’s investigation, criminal indicators...

DARKE COUNTY WOMAN SERIOUSLY INJURED IN CRASH

A Darke County Woman suffered serious injuries Thursday afternoon, after her vehicle was struck by a garbage truck. Just before 12:30pm – Darke county deputies along with Osgood Fire, Osgood Rescue and CareFlight were dispatched to the intersection of Reed Road...

PREBLE COUNTY SHERIFF INVESTIGATING MURDER/SUICIDE

Investigators in Preble County are investigating a murder-suicide that took place on Interstate 70 on Monday night. Around 5:15 the Preble County Sheriff’s Office (PCSO) and the Ohio State Highway Patrol (OSHP) were called out to I-70 at the Indiana state line on the...

ARREST WARRANTS ISSUED FOR B&E SUSPECTS

MIAMI COUNTY SHERIFF’S DETECTIVES ARE ASKING FOR THE PUBLIC’S HELP AS THEY CONTINUE TO SEARCH FOR TWO SUSPECTS WANTED FOR THEFTS AND BREAK-INS AT STORAGE UNITS IN BETHEL TOWNSHIP.  AN ARREST WARRANT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR 47-YEAR-OLD ROBERT BRAGG, WHOSE LAST KNOWN...

DARKE COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE INVESTIGATING DEATH

Darke County Sheriff Mark Whittaker reports that his office is investigating a suspicious death at 7244 Gettysburg-Webster Road in Adams Township, Bradford, Ohio. Just after 1:10pm on Saturday May 25 the Darke County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a deceased...