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Ohio Voter information available on app

DARKE COUNTY — Do you want to access your voter information on your smart phone? Do you need to know what is on the ballot, where do I go to vot...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Fine Arts Department celebrates 40th at Darke County Fair

Fine Arts Department celebrates 40th at Darke County Fair

GREENVILLE — This year is the 40th anniversary of Nancy Foureman serving as the Fine Arts Building chief organizer/leader at the Great Darke Cou...

August 27th, 2016 |  


New Madison Fire Dept. receives grant

New Madison Fire Dept. receives grant

NEW MADISON — The New Madison Volunteer Fire Department will receive nearly $25,000 towards new equipment purchases according to a press release...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Attorney General warns of storm-chaser scams following severe weather

COLUMBUS — Following the severe weather that hit northwest Ohio and other parts of the state recently, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is warn...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Steel Expressions is coming to St. Paul Lutheran Church

GREENVILLE — St. Paul Lutheran Church, 122 E. Fourth St, Greenville is happy to announce the return of Steel Expressions for their Sunday mornin...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Time to Revive party set in Greenville park

GREENVILLE — Time to Revive and local Darke County leadership is inviting the community to come together on Saturday, Aug. 27, to celebrate all ...

August 26th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Franklin Monroe boys soccer beats St. Clairsville at Columbus Crew’s Mapfre Stadium

Franklin Monroe boys soccer beats St. Clairsville at Columbus Crew’s Mapfre Stadium

COLUMBUS – The Franklin Monroe boys soccer team began its season with a 5-0 win against St. Clairsville on Saturday at the Columbus Crew’s...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Tri-Village hosts Joe Middleton Classic golf tournament

Tri-Village hosts Joe Middleton Classic golf tournament

ARCANUM – The Tri-Village boys golf team hosted the Joe Middleton Classic, which was shortened to 15 holes, on Saturday at Beechwood Golf Course...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


Mississinawa Valley football team loses season opener to Union City

Mississinawa Valley football team loses season opener to Union City

UNION CITY – The Mississinawa Valley football team lost 38-20 to crosstown rival Union City, Indiana, in the Blackhawks’ 2016 season opene...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Arcanum football team loses at Riverside

Arcanum football team loses at Riverside

DEGRAFF – Arcanum opened the 2016 football season with a 34-27 loss to Riverside, a 2015 Ohio High School Athletic Association playoff team, in ...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


Tri-Village defeats Jefferson for its 1st varsity football win

Tri-Village defeats Jefferson for its 1st varsity football win

NEW MADISON – Tri-Village kicked off its first varsity football season hosting the Jefferson Broncos.A dramatic entry onto the field by a skydiv...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Greenville football team soars to victory at Eaton

Greenville football team soars to victory at Eaton

EATON – The Greenville football team built a 20-0 first quarter lead that carried the Green Wave to a 20-14 week one victory at Eaton.Eaton bega...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


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LIFE


Time to Revive party set in Greenville park

GREENVILLE — Time to Revive and local Darke County leadership is inviting the community to come together on Saturday, Aug. 27, to celebrate all ...

August 26th, 2016 |  


An opportunity to help the Monarch Butterfly

DARKE COUNTY — Pollinator populations across the country are in decline, including the Monarch Butterfly. A reduction in the number of milkweed ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Fair board director election Thursday

GREENVILLE — The 2016 Darke County Agricultural Society Board of Director Election will be held Thursday, Aug. 25 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the R...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


DeWine offers charitable giving tips following Louisiana flooding

COLUMBUS — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine offered advice to help Ohioans make wise charitable contributions and avoid scams following the dev...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Vorhees-Meadows

Vorhees-Meadows

ANSONIA — Randy and Bonnie Vorhees of Celina announce the engagement of their daughter, Taylor Nicole Vorhees, to Cory Alan Meadows son of Drew ...

August 20th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Rolling out online voter registration

Rolling out online voter registration

This past spring the General Assembly was hard at work writing a bill to create an online voter registration system. This legislation was extremely im...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Sweet & Sassy: Fair’s all about making friends

Sweet & Sassy: Fair’s all about making friends

It’s the end of another Great Darke County Fair, the nine-day festival where you meet old friends and make new ones.That’s where Dad met M...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Versailles News: Politics and insanity

Versailles News: Politics and insanity

A blonde and brunette are watching the news.The blonde says to the brunette, “I bet you $100 that the man won’t jump off the building.R...

August 26th, 2016 |  


DCCA News: School days, school days

DCCA News: School days, school days

As September approaches, students across Darke County and the nation return to school, providing bittersweet moments for parents and youngsters alike....

August 26th, 2016 |  


Hope across Ohio

Hope across Ohio

For the last three years I have worked on legislation to transform the federal government’s response to the heroin and opioid addiction epidemic...

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


Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year

Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year

Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year. Our administration and staff are eager to begin another year with the students, parents, grandparents, and commu...

August 25th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Congressman Davidson speaks to Chamber

Congressman Davidson speaks to Chamber

GREENVILLE — U.S. Congressman Warren Davidson was the guest of honor at the Darke County Chamber of Commerce “Legislative Luncheon,”...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Olympics provide unique opportunities for sneaker companies

RIO DE JANEIRO — While the men’s basketball team’s first order of business is to win the gold medal at the Rio Games there will be s...

August 4th, 2016 |  


McBo’s Lanes strikes partnership with U-Haul

McBo’s Lanes strikes partnership with U-Haul

VERSAILLES — U-Haul Company of Massachusetts and Ohio, Inc. announces that McBo’s Lanes has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to s...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Vectren to deploy automated meter reading

DAYTON — Starting this month, Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio (Vectren) will launch a 15-month plan to install Automated Meter Reading (AMR) dev...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Y named ‘Best Daycare Center’

Y named ‘Best Daycare Center’

GREENVILLE — The YMCA of Darke County would like to thank The Daily Advocate and the readers of Darke County for voting the Y “Best Daycar...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Family Health moves Behavioral Health and Wellness Department

GREENVILLE — Family Health is temporarily relocating its Behavioral Health and Wellness Department.“Due to its remarkable growth in servic...

July 18th, 2016 |  


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