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Greenville Masons to host historic George Washington gavel

Greenville Masons to host historic George Washington gavel

GREENVILLE — A rare and important piece of American history will visit The Treaty City in April.The gavel used by President George Washington to...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Fatal Addiction: Heroin awareness event allowed public to share their stories

Fatal Addiction: Heroin awareness event allowed public to share their stories

ARCANUM — The Family of God Ministries, in Arcanum, in conjunction with “Speaking Out Against Heroin,” sponsored a public awareness ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Darke County Commissioners sign resolution to protect Medicaid sales tax revenues

GREENVILLE — During Monday’s Darke County Board of Commissioner’s Meeting, Commissioners approved resolution R-66-2017 urging State ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Farmer’s request tabled at Union City Council meeting

UNION CITY, Ohio — Union City Village Council tabled an issue brought forth by farmer Scott Nieport for the next meeting.At the last meeting, Ni...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Man charged with murder of 2 year old

Man charged with murder of 2 year old

RANDOLPH COUNTY, Ind. — The Randolph County Sheriff’s and the Lynn Police departments are investigating the death of two-year-old child. O...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Boston Marathon runners have local ties with Greenville

Boston Marathon runners have local ties with Greenville

OXNARD, Calif. — Joshua and Lori (Hamilton) Sharp, married since 2008, have qualified and will be running in this year’s Boston Marathon.J...

March 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Arcanum softball team sweeps doubleheader vs. Fort Recovery

Arcanum softball team sweeps doubleheader vs. Fort Recovery

ARCANUM – The Arcanum softball team swept Fort Recovery in its season-opening doubleheader on Saturday.Arcanum won the first game 18-1. Elle Sic...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Tri-Village baseball team sweeps doubleheader vs. Preble Shawnee

Tri-Village baseball team sweeps doubleheader vs. Preble Shawnee

NEW MADISON – The Tri-Village baseball team began its season by sweeping Preble Shawnee in a doubleheader on Saturday.Tri-Village won the first ...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Greenville baseball team run rules Dunbar 27-0

Greenville baseball team run rules Dunbar 27-0

GREENVILLE – Greenville started the 2017 baseball season with a 27-0 run rule victory over Dunbar on Saturday afternoon.Greenville scored eight ...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Bradford baseball team splits doubleheader with Northridge

Bradford baseball team splits doubleheader with Northridge

BRADFORD – The Bradford baseball team split its season opening doubleheader with Northridge on Saturday.Bradford began its season with a 10-2 vi...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Greenville softball team run rules Wayne in season opener

Greenville softball team run rules Wayne in season opener

GREENVILLE – The bats were hot as the Greenville softball team began its 2017 campaign with a 13-3 run rule victory over Wayne on Saturday after...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Versailles’ Tanner Bey, Mississinawa Valley’s Spencer Warren and Versailles’ Alex Groff named MVPs

Versailles’ Tanner Bey, Mississinawa Valley’s Spencer Warren and Versailles’ Alex Groff named MVPs

DARKE COUNTY – Three seniors who finished their high school careers with appearances in their respective state tournaments are The Daily Advocat...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


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Swingin’ With the Saints to perform

GREENVILLE — Swingin’ With the Saints!, a free concert for the community, will be presented on Sunday, April 2 at 3 p.m. This annual conce...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Local church hosting global bible teaching simulcast

GREENVILLE — LifeWay Christian Resources and Going Beyond ministries are partnering to simulcast Bible teacher and best-selling author Priscilla...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Fatal Addiction: Woman’s mission aims to spread awareness

Fatal Addiction: Woman’s mission aims to spread awareness

GREENVILLE — A Heroin Awareness Informational Open House took place at the First Heavy Metal Church of Christ (FHMCC), in Greenville, March 18.F...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Vanilla Castle Bakery issues a voluntary recall

BALTIC, Ohio — Vanilla Castle Bakery in Baltic, Ohio is voluntarily recalling its snickerdoodle cookies (16 oz. tray), snickerdoodle whoopie pie...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


‘Art at the Mill’ opens new season

‘Art at the Mill’ opens new season

GREENVILLE — “Art at the Mill” opens a new season of exhibits at Historic Bear’s Mill’s Clark Gallery on Friday, March 3...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


OPINION


Versailles News: Social media is anti-social

Human beings are social beings. We were made for one another and we were made to help one another. Explorers, scientists, philosophers, artists, farme...

March 24th, 2017 |  


DCCA News: Casually celebrating power of music

The casually communal coffeehouses of the 1960s and 1970s showcased thoughtful ideas and ideals in addition to music and poetry; Scott Ainslee adheres...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Connecting students with jobs

Connecting students with jobs

There are more than 100,000 jobs available in Ohio right now. And yet there are more than 280,000 Ohioans who are out of work. One important reason is...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


St. Mary’s News: School testing complete

St. Mary’s News: School testing complete

I am one happy woman. As of today all my students have completed their IOWA and CogAt tests. Most of the school-wide testing was during the second wee...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Caring for those who care for our veterans

Caring for those who care for our veterans

One of my most sacred jobs as your senator is standing up for the men and women who served our country in uniform, and the loved ones who support them...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


The Amish Cook: Fire destroys Amish home near Gloria

The Amish Cook: Fire destroys Amish home near Gloria

Yesterday was one of those days that leave a person absolutely weary and exhausted.It all began a little after 5 a.m. I was sound asleep when I receiv...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Spirit Medical awarded contract with Union County

LIBERTY, Ind. — Spirit Medical Transport, LLC, is coming to Union County.During a recent meeting, Union County commissioners voted unanimously t...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Attorney General DeWine announces updates of ‘Yellow Book’ Sunshine Law training videos

COLUMBUS— Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine released the 2017 edition of Ohio Sunshine Laws: An Open Government Resource Manual, along with a co...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Portman, Brown request applications for judicial vacancies

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) began accepting applications to fill the vacancies on the U.S. Dist...

March 15th, 2017 |  


More than 29,000 Walmart associates in Ohio receive share of $157 million in cash bonuses

Staff reportCOLUMBUS — Walmart is announcing that more than 850,000 Walmart associates in the U.S., including 3,400 in the Dayton area, that inc...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Staffmark wins awards for superior service

CINCINNATI — Staffmark, a leading staffing company, announced it has won Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards for pro...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Harbor Freight to open Greenville location

GREENVILLE — Harbor Freight Tools USA, Inc., a California-based retailer, will soon open a location in Greenville.The announcement of a lease si...

March 13th, 2017 |  


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