NEWS


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Darke County unemployment at 3.9% in April

Man ejected from motorcycle in crash

UNION CITY, Ohio – Authorities said that alcohol may have been a factor in a motorcycle crash that caused a man to be critically injured.On Wedn...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Late writer continues to make his mark

Late writer continues to make his mark

GREENVILLE - Even after his passing, Greenville native and former Daily Advocate Reporter Jack Willey is still making his mark on the world…and ...

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |  


Legal medical marijuana on deck as Ohio lawmakers near break

COLUMBUS, Ohio - A proposal to legalize medical marijuana in Ohio squeaked through a critical Senate panel Wednesday over the opposition of some Repub...

May 25th, 2016 |  


34 students graduate from ACES

34 students graduate from ACES

GREENVILLE — Thirty-four students of Achievement Center for Educational Success (ACES) were honored in a graduation ceremony Wednesday morning a...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Less wait time for some gun buyers

Less wait time for some gun buyers

DARKE COUNTY — Ohioans with a concealed handgun license (CHL) will no longer have to submit to additional background checks when purchasing fire...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Ohio lawmakers OK bill letting parents freeze child’s credit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Parents could create and freeze a credit record for a child under legislation headed to Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik).T...

May 25th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Gibboney, Kreusch named athletes of the week

Gibboney, Kreusch named athletes of the week

DARKE COUNTY – A pair of Arcanum track and field athletes who are having career years as seniors are The Daily Advocate’s athletes of the ...

May 28th, 2016 updated: May 28th, 2016. |  


3 Arcanum athletes, 1 Franklin Monroe athlete qualify for OHSAA state track and field meet

3 Arcanum athletes, 1 Franklin Monroe athlete qualify for OHSAA state track and field meet

TROY – Three Arcanum athletes and one Franklin Monroe athlete qualified for the Ohio High School Athletic Association Division III state track a...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Greenville’s AJ Frens, Lexi Addington qualify for OHSAA state meet in pole vault

Greenville’s AJ Frens, Lexi Addington qualify for OHSAA state meet in pole vault

DAYTON – A pair of Greenville pole vaulters qualified for the Ohio High School Athletic Association state meet by finishing fourth in the Divisi...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Versailles baseball team defeats Anna to advance to the OHSAA state final 4

Versailles baseball team defeats Anna to advance to the OHSAA state final 4

XENIA – The Versailles baseball team overcame a four-run deficit to defeat Anna 6-5 on Friday and earn a spot in the state final four for the fi...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Greenville softball team finds redemption in regional tournament win vs. Granville

Greenville softball team finds redemption in regional tournament win vs. Granville

MASON – Greenville got the redemption it was seeking on Friday as the Lady Wave run ruled defending state champion Granville 11-0 in five inning...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Darke County’s spring sports statistical leaders

Darke County’s spring sports statistical leaders

BaseballBatting averageTyler Jenkinson, MV: .492Zach Hyre, FM: .456Conner Pohl, Arcanum: .447Keaton McEldowney, Versailles: .416Devan Rinderle, MV: .4...

May 27th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


Greenville Creek Christian Church to hold Ice Cream social

BRADFORD — The public is invited to a homemade ice cream social from 5 to 7 p.m. June 2 at Greenville Creek Christian Church, 5110 Buckneck Road...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Darke County Genealogical Society Inc. to hold annual picnic

GREENVILLE — Darke County Genealogical Society Inc. is holding the annual picnic on June 2 at 5:30 p.m in Greenville City Park. This will be at ...

May 28th, 2016 |  


AARP seeks 2016 Andrus Award for community service nominees

COLUMBUS - AARP is now accepting nominations for its 2016 Ohio Andrus Award for Community Service, which honors any Ohioan age 50+ who is sharing thei...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Proposed senior center to be luncheon topic

GREENVILLE — Leading the way to establishing an activity center for senior citizens as well as providing information about area Senior Assistanc...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Teens invited to attend Ohio Forestry and Wildlife Conservation Camp

CARROLLTON, Ohio – Students who are interested in learning more about the outdoors and spending a week outside are invited to attend the Ohio Fo...

May 26th, 2016 |  


OPINION


DCCA News: A good thing

DCCA News: A good thing

When “Arts Day,” presented by the Ohio Arts Council and the Ohio Citizens for the Arts Foundation, recently celebrated artistic excellence...

May 27th, 2016 updated: May 27th, 2016. |  


A deeper appreciation

A deeper appreciation

I must admit my ignorance again, as I will continue to do throughout my life. I grew up learning the Pledge of Allegiance, “The Star Spangled Ba...

May 27th, 2016 |  


A step ahead of the law: Growing the business

A step ahead of the law: Growing the business

EDS NOTE: This is the third article in a weekly, multi-part series retelling some of Don Wright’s history in Greenville as he remembers it.In 19...

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 28th, 2016. |  


Union City News: Baron to participate in parade

Union City News: Baron to participate in parade

Twenty-five years ago, more than 600,000 service members took part in Operation Desert Storm, at the time the largest deployment of U.S. Armed Forces ...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Along the Garden Path: Bidding adieu to two Junior Butterflies

Along the Garden Path: Bidding adieu to two Junior Butterflies

Graduation time is here again– caps, gowns, and parties! It’s a joyous occasion for graduates and families.Two members of the Butterflies ...

May 26th, 2016 |  


House Bill 116 makes prescriptions easier to take

House Bill 116 makes prescriptions easier to take

For Ohioans with chronic illnesses and those who take care of them, life is about to get a little easier. The General Assembly has passed, with unanim...

May 26th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Keen’s Body Shop honored

UNION CITY, Ohio — The Union City Indiana-Ohio Chamber of Commerce announces The Business of The Month for May.It’s Keen’s Body Shop...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Downtown Greenville open late Fridays in June

Downtown Greenville open late Fridays in June

GREENVILLE — Several downtown businesses are hoping to draw more visitors downtown to kickoff their weekends by taking advantage of the fine Jun...

May 17th, 2016 |  


The Andersons, Inc. announces cash dividend for the third quarter

MAUMEE, Ohio – The Andersons, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDE) today announced a third quarter 2016 cash dividend of 15.5 cents ($0.155) per share payable Ju...

May 16th, 2016 |  


Chillz opens in downtown Greenville

Chillz opens in downtown Greenville

GREENVILLE — Just in time for warmer temps, Chillz Frozen Yogurt, 333 South Broadway, has opened its doors for business.Greenville’s newes...

May 8th, 2016 |  


New shops, upper floors open for First Friday

New shops, upper floors open for First Friday

GREENVILLE - Downtown Greenville was a flurry of activity for the May First Friday event, with two new shops opening for business and a self-guided to...

May 8th, 2016 |  


KitchenAid cuts ribbon on factory expansion

KitchenAid cuts ribbon on factory expansion

GREENVILLE - Whirlpool Corp. celebrated the expansion of the Greenville KitchenAid manufacturing facility with a ribbon-cutting for the new area on Th...

May 7th, 2016 |  


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