NEWS


Fishing event focuses on healthy lifestyle

Fishing event focuses on healthy lifestyle

GREENVILLE — John Winger loves to fish.“It’s something I have done since I was little, and now I am a big kid,” he said.Winger...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Midmark announces new tech center to be built in Versailles

Midmark announces new tech center to be built in Versailles

VERSAILLES, Ohio — Midmark Corporation announced Thursday its decision to construct a technology center on its Versailles, Ohio, campus to facil...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Whirlpool opens new distribution center

Whirlpool opens new distribution center

GREENVILLE — Dignitaries, employees and company retirees gathered Thursday to help Whirlpool Corporation conduct a ribbon cutting ceremony, to c...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Petition for Constitutional Amendment on Congressional Redistricting certified

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Attorney General’s Office certified the petition for a proposed amendment to the Ohio Constitution that would change t...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Darke County Parks hosted ‘Every Woman has a Story’ event

Darke County Parks hosted ‘Every Woman has a Story’ event

GREENVILLE — Creamy butter, maple syrup, fresh fruit and homemade whipped cream were just some of the toppings available at the Waffle and Tea B...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Treatment Center may come to Darke County

Treatment Center may come to Darke County

GREENVILLE — A new treatment facility is being discussed for Darke County, to possibly be located in the County Home, in Greenville.Tri-County B...

May 24th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Jonathan Alder’s walk-off home run downs Greenville in regional championship softball game

Jonathan Alder’s walk-off home run downs Greenville in regional championship softball game

MASON – For a third consecutive year Greenville fell one win short of a berth in the state final four as Jonathan Alder hit a walk-off home run ...

May 27th, 2017 updated: May 27th, 2017. |  


Greenville’s Alli Hill, Arcanum’s Isaac Stephens named athletes of the week

Greenville’s Alli Hill, Arcanum’s Isaac Stephens named athletes of the week

DARKE COUNTY – Two seniors who are finishing their high school careers strong are this week’s Daily Advocate athletes of the week.This wee...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Darke County track and field athletes qualify for OHSAA state meet

Darke County track and field athletes qualify for OHSAA state meet

TROY – Track and field athletes from Ansonia, Arcanum, Bradford and Franklin Monroe qualified for the Ohio High School Athletic Association Divi...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Mississinawa Valley seeks assistant football coach

Mississinawa Valley seeks assistant football coach

UNION CITY – Mississinawa Valley is looking for either a junior high defensive coordinator/assistant coach or a high school offensive line coach...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Greenville pole vaulters AJ Frens, Ryan Trick qualify for OHSAA state track and field meet

Greenville pole vaulters AJ Frens, Ryan Trick qualify for OHSAA state track and field meet

DAYTON – Greenville’s AJ Frens and Ryan Trick finished first and second in the regional pole vault competition to qualify for the state tr...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Darke County’s spring sports statistical leaders

Darke County’s spring sports statistical leaders

BaseballBatting averageAndrew Johns, MV: .444Kyle Subler, Versailles: .443Luke Wheeler, Tri-Village: .412Zac Longfellow, MV: .409Zach Cable, FM: .403P...

May 26th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA - PHOTO STORE



LIFE


Shawnee Turner speaking Sunday

Shawnee Turner speaking Sunday

FORT RECOVERY — “Life as a Shawnee on the Ohio Country Frontier!” is the topic of Native American Jeremy Turner when he speaks at th...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Family Yoga on the Lawn

GREENVILLE — The whole family is invited to “Yoga on the Lawn” at the Greenville Public Library! On Wednesdays May 24, June 21, July...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Marvin McCabe and Pat Baughman crowned King and Queen at senior prom

Marvin McCabe and Pat Baughman crowned King and Queen at senior prom

PALESTINE — Palestine Church of Christ recently hosted its annual senior prom, with a homemade dinner and entertainment by the Swabb brothers, k...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Northern Miami Valley Ohio Red Cross to honor volunteers and celebrate centennial at annual meeting

GREENVILLE — This year’s American Red Cross Northern Miami Valley Ohio Chapter annual meeting has a twist – it’s outside. That...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Local Pastor celebrating 30 years serving Immanuel Baptist Church

ARCANUM — The Deacons and members of Immanuel Baptist Church (IBC) invite the community to help them celebrate 30 years of ministry with Pastor ...

May 18th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Preacher’s Point: What about the United States?

Is the United States in the Bible? More specifically – Is the United States in Biblical Prophecy? These are questions I hear often. If not these...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Our View: Manchester bombing a tragedy

The frightened and panicked screams tear through the heart.Children, teens and parents enjoying a carefree night of music at an Ariana Grande concert ...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Sweet & Sassy: Great turnout at open house

Sweet & Sassy: Great turnout at open house

What a fun time it was at my retirement open house Wednesday! Lots of people showed up to wish me well and it was great to see them all.There were peo...

May 27th, 2017 |  


DCCA News: You shouldda been there

DCCA News: You shouldda been there

When Kristine Jackson and Austin “Walkin’ Cane” Charangat ended their second set at The Bistro Off Broadway on Thursday, May 11, mos...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Versailles News: A Memorial Day reflection

Versailles News: A Memorial Day reflection

Memorial Day is again upon us and it’s always ridiculously hectic with graduation ceremonies, cook outs, parties and parades. In fact the entire...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Union City News: Celebrating in Union City

Come and join the fun as The Antique Mall celebrates 25 years of business in Union City on June 10 in downtown Union City at the corner of Columbia an...

May 25th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


New rule gradually bringing corporate tax breaks to light

COLUMBUS — Want to know how much money governments give away in corporate tax breaks? Good luck.For years, the figure has been incredibly diffic...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Santena Brickler opening her new restaurant in Bartonia soon

Santena Brickler opening her new restaurant in Bartonia soon

UNION CITY, Ind. — Santena Brickler’s dream has come true. She now owns her own restaurant, having named it Bartonia Country Kitchen.It...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Come clean for cancer: Pet wash fundraiser

GREENVILLE — Pet Valu and the Animal Cancer Foundation are partnering up once again to combat cancer in dogs, cats and other pets. Over the week...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Special military displays set up at Greenville Goodwill Store

Special military displays set up at Greenville Goodwill Store

GREENVILLE — The Greenville Goodwill Store is honoring its veterans in the community with special military displays and items for sale.The speci...

May 15th, 2017 |  


Daily Advocate reporter Linda Moody set to retire after 50 years

Daily Advocate reporter Linda Moody set to retire after 50 years

GREENVILLE — In an age where employment is often measured in months rather than years, working 50 years for a single employer is not only a rema...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Crysta Hutchinson new Main Street Greenville director

Crysta Hutchinson new Main Street Greenville director

GREENVILLE — Visitors to the Darke County Visitors Bureau on South Broadway will be greeted by a soon-to-be familiar face with an energetic pers...

May 10th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA