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Scholarships awarded to students at county fair
Petition seeks 127/Kruckeberg remedy

Petition seeks 127/Kruckeberg remedy

GREENVILLE — More than 1,000 people have signed an online petition asking State Rep. Jim Buchy and other local leaders to use their influence to...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Police seek Subway robber

Police seek Subway robber

GREENVILLE — Law enforcement is searching for a man who robbed a Subway Restaurant in Greenville Sunday afternoon.At approximately 1:16 p.m. on ...

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


Top ag awards presented at Darke County Fair

Top ag awards presented at Darke County Fair

GREENVILLE — Every year prior to the start of the Parade of Champions on Thursday of the Great Darke County Fair, an awards ceremony is held in ...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Pohl Transportation recognizes safe drivers

Pohl Transportation recognizes safe drivers

VERSAILLES — Pohl Transportation Inc., recently purchased five Peterbilt 579’s as reward trucks for a group of five drivers with over a mi...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Nationally recognized economist to speak to local manufacturers

Nationally recognized economist to speak to local manufacturers

DAYTON — The Dayton Region Manufacturers Association (DRMA) will present “Rising Trends for the US and Global Economy” featuring Bri...

August 29th, 2016 |  


4 fair board directors reelected

4 fair board directors reelected

DARKE COUNTY — Four Darke County Fair directors were re-elected to three-year terms as the Darke County Agricultural Society held its board of d...

August 28th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Bradford boys golf team defeats Mississinawa Valley

Bradford boys golf team defeats Mississinawa Valley

GREENVILLE – The Bradford boys golf team beat Mississinawa Valley 224-250 on Tuesday at White Springs Golf Club.Bradford’s Alex Swabb was ...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Mississinawa Valley volleyball team overwhelmed by Twin Valley South

Mississinawa Valley volleyball team overwhelmed by Twin Valley South

WEST ALEXANDRIA – Both Twin Valley South and Mississinawa Valley opened the 2016 volleyball season with respectful records.South won three strai...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Arcanum volleyball team sweeps Franklin Monroe

Arcanum volleyball team sweeps Franklin Monroe

ARCANUM – The Arcanum Lady Trojans defeated the visiting Franklin Monroe Lady Jets in three straight sets, 25-17, 25-17 and 25-21, to win the op...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Arcanum, Tri-Village boys golf teams lose matches

Arcanum, Tri-Village boys golf teams lose matches

ARCANUM – The Arcanum and Tri-Village boys golf teams both lost Cross County Conference matches on Tuesday at Beechwood Golf Course.Arcanum lost...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Franklin Monroe junior high volleyball schedule changed

Franklin Monroe junior high volleyball schedule changed

PITSBURG – Due to low numbers, Saturday’s Franklin Monroe junior high volleyball game vs. Troy Christian will be a seventh grade only matc...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Greenville girls cross country team finishes as runner up at Northwestern Warrior Classic

Greenville girls cross country team finishes as runner up at Northwestern Warrior Classic

SPRINGFIELD – The Greenville girls finished as the runner up on Saturday at the Northwestern Warrior Classic cross country meet.Greenville origi...

August 30th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


Attorney General reminds law enforcement of Naloxone rebates

COLUMBUS — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine sent a letter to members of law enforcement reminding them that rebates are available for law enfor...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Social Security workshop planned

Social Security workshop planned

PIQUA — A free, one-hour, educational seminar, “Smart Social Security Planning,” will be Sept. 8 and Sept. 13, at 6 p.m., at Edison ...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Fall Hiking Series: Goldenrods and Asters Hike

GREENVILLE — The air is turning crisp, as the autumn season grows closer. It’s time to hike!“We are entering one of the best time to...

August 30th, 2016 |  


‘Coats for Kids’ campaign kicks off Thursday

DAYTON — WDTN and Dayton’s CW are proud to be kicking off the 33rd annual Coats for Kids campaign on Thursday, Sept. 1. Corporate sponsors...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Upcoming activities at Arcanum Library

ARCANUM — School is starting across Darke County. That means homework, new family schedules, sports activities, and more. The Arcanum Public Lib...

August 30th, 2016 |  


OPINION


New Madison News: Fair’s over; other events slated

New Madison News: Fair’s over; other events slated

The smells and sounds of the fair will have to wait another year. Despite some wet periods of time, the fair offered its 4-H presentations, animal com...

August 30th, 2016 updated: August 30th, 2016. |  


Virtue & Mischief: Of Antiseptic Soap, Oxygen Machines, Part 2

Virtue & Mischief: Of Antiseptic Soap, Oxygen Machines, Part 2

Last week I wrote about my sister Susie’s ongoing cardiac and pulmonary challenges, her emergency admission a couple of weeks ago to Methodist H...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Arcanum News: Fall season arriving

Arcanum News: Fall season arriving

The Pitsburg Church of the Brethren will begin its fall concert series on Sunday at 6 p.m. by holding their semi-annual hymn sing. What better way to ...

August 29th, 2016 |  


The Amish Cook: Gloria’s recipe rerun

The Amish Cook: Gloria’s recipe rerun

It’s hard to believe that summer is coming to a close and that the Amish school next to us will soon be filled with scholars eager to begin anot...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Today’s Challenges: Donuts and life

Today’s Challenges: Donuts and life

Wow, I just got some good news! Well, may be not “good,” for me physically, perhaps interesting would be a better word.I was reading one o...

August 28th, 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 |  


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