NEWS


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Faber to hold district office hours

COLUMBUS — Senate President Keith Faber, R-Celina, invites residents to attend his district office hours on Thursday, June 30.Faber represents t...

June 27th, 2016 |  


UC man faces charges following hit and run

UC man faces charges following hit and run

UNION CITY, Indiana — A Union City, Indiana, man is in custody following a hit and run incident which left one dead and two injured.Union City P...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Workers pulling overtime at K-8 site

GREENVILLE — The Greenville Board of Education was informed during its Thursday meeting that construction workers are putting in overtime to fin...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Suspect indicted for child rape

Suspect indicted for child rape

TROY — Miami County detectives are investigating one William “Bill” E. Durham, age 47, of Union Township for sexual assault involvin...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Fest features parade, sale

Fest features parade, sale

GETTYSBURG — It was a hot day but that didn’t keep people away from the second annual Gettysburg Homecoming Festival.The day was launched ...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Alien artist lives in Greenville native’s skin

Alien artist lives in Greenville native’s skin

GREENVILLE — Artist Natalie Wetzel said she always felt like an alien growing up, but she’s stepped out onto Planet Earth to find that it ...

June 26th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Mississinawa Valley seeks bowling coach

Mississinawa Valley seeks bowling coach

UNION CITY – Mississinawa Valley High School is looking for a boys bowling coach.Varsity coaching experience preferred but not required. Candida...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Poultry Day’s Ultimate Frisbee Tournament draws hundreds from throughout United States, Canada

Poultry Day’s Ultimate Frisbee Tournament draws hundreds from throughout United States, Canada

VERSAILLES – The money raised at Poultry Days’ 35th annual Ultimate Frisbee Tournament will allow organizers to host more than a dozen oth...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Amid crisis, Rio gov. warns Olympics could be ‘big failure’

RIO DE JANEIRO — Rio de Janeiro’s acting governor warned Monday that the Olympic Games could be a “big failure,” because of bu...

June 27th, 2016 |  


McEldowney, Zimmer named MVPs

McEldowney, Zimmer named MVPs

DARKE COUNTY – Two seniors who made it all the way to the Ohio High School Athletic Association state tournaments are The Daily Advocate’s...

June 25th, 2016 updated: June 25th, 2016. |  


New coach Macey O’Dell leads Arcanum volleyball camps

New coach Macey O’Dell leads Arcanum volleyball camps

ARCANUM – New varsity coach Macey O’Dell hosted a series of three-day volleyball camps for Arcanum’s high school, junior high and yo...

June 24th, 2016 |  


36 girls attend Franklin Monroe youth girls basketball camp

36 girls attend Franklin Monroe youth girls basketball camp

PITSBURG – When Franklin Monroe’s youth girls basketball camp ended Friday morning, Lady Jet coach Abbey Moore found herself wishing it wo...

June 24th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Conings married 65 years today

Conings married 65 years today

GREENVILLE — Paul and Nola Coning will be celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary today with their family.They were married June 26, 1951, at...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Chastan Daniels

Chastan Daniels

Age: 10Birthday: June 30, 2006Parents: Todd Daniels and Jaclyn Thompson, GreenvilleGrandparent: Doyel and Kathy Daniels, GreenvilleGreat-grandparents:...

June 25th, 2016 |  


Kamryn Grace Norris

Kamryn Grace Norris

Age: 4Birthday: June 23, 2012Parents: Mitch and Angie Norris of ArcanumGrandparents: The late Marlin Brumbaugh, Jeanne and Bob Anderson, and Vickie No...

June 25th, 2016 |  


Card shower for Brining

GREENVILLE — The family of Marguerite (Zechar) Brining would like to honor her with a card shower in celebrating her 90th birthday on July 8.Car...

June 25th, 2016 |  


Summer break shouldn’t mean going hungry

Summer break shouldn’t mean going hungry

For children across Ohio, summer break is beginning, and for many families that means vacations and summer camps and barbecues.But for too many, it al...

June 21st, 2016 |  


OPINION


Arcanum News: Summertime in Darke County!

Arcanum News: Summertime in Darke County!

Summer has set in with its usual severity – too much to do and too little time! Make the most of these long hours of daylight and warm weather.W...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Preacher’s Point: How often do you drive away?

Preacher’s Point: How often do you drive away?

Sometimes a person has to wonder what the Holy Spirit is doing. Sometimes the weeks meld together, the daily routine rolls into a weekly routine and t...

June 25th, 2016 |  


It’s all connected

It’s all connected

The arts provide a link transcending time and space to connect past, present, and future in profound and moving ways; Darke County Center for the Arts...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Versailles News: Christian humor released

Versailles News: Christian humor released

I was fortunate enough to watch the dress rehearsal of “Nunsense” performed by the Towne & Country Players this week. The show is a de...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Selling eggs and meat from your farm or home

Selling eggs and meat from your farm or home

It’s hard to believe, but local farmers markets will be opening soon. In addition to local farmers markets I am seeing an increase in the number...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Along the Garden Path: Stebbins, Beumer bring home awards

Along the Garden Path: Stebbins, Beumer bring home awards

The Ohio Association of Garden Clubs held its 86th annual convention at the Deer Creek State Park near Mount Sterling with the theme “Garden Art...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Ethanol Group leadership change upcoming

MAUMEE, Ohio – The Andersons, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDE) announced that Ethanol Group President Neill C. McKinstray will retire July 1. At that time, M...

June 7th, 2016 |  


Midwest Electric vital part rural cooperatives

Midwest Electric vital part rural cooperatives

ST. MARYS — Members of Midwest Electric Inc. gathered Saturday morning for breakfast and the 79th annual meeting of the cooperative at St. Marys...

June 6th, 2016 |  


Koenig receives construction award

Koenig receives construction award

GREENVILLE — Koenig Equipment and Ferguson Construction recently were honored with an Excellence in Construction Eagle Award by the Ohio Valley ...

June 1st, 2016 updated: June 1st, 2016. |  


Young Forest Martial Arts relocating

Young Forest Martial Arts relocating

GREENVILLE — Young Forest Martial Arts is leaving its current location at 120 West Third Street in Greenville for new digs, likely within the ne...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Spencer Landscaping celebrate move

Spencer Landscaping celebrate move

The Spencer family, owners of Spencer Landscaping, Inc., held a Grand Opening Celebration Saturday for customers at their new location, 5338 State Rou...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


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