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Dr. Menendez honored for 3 decades of service
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Sloopy’s ribbon-cutting celebrates grand opening
Great Darke County Fair honors 2 oldest fairgoers at 103

Great Darke County Fair honors 2 oldest fairgoers at 103

GREENVILLE — Mildred Dill of Versailles Care Center, and Lucille Thomas of Greenville, each won $100 for being the Oldest Fairgoers at the Great...

August 21st, 2017 |  


Darke County prepares for historic eclipse

Darke County prepares for historic eclipse

DARKE COUNTY — A solar eclipse will be visible across all of North America on Monday, August 21, with Ohioans witnessing a partial eclipse in wh...

August 20th, 2017 |  


Darke County 4-H ‘Cloverbud Rocks!’

Darke County 4-H ‘Cloverbud Rocks!’

DARKE COUNTY — An accidental discovery on a family vacation led Andria Haworth to enrich the Darke County Cloverbud Club with a new activity.Haw...

August 19th, 2017 |  


The Greenville Daily Advocate’s annual Darke County Fair Magazine Cover Photo Contest Winner was Janelle Brinksneader

The Greenville Daily Advocate’s annual Darke County Fair Magazine Cover Photo Contest Winner was Janelle Brinksneader

GREENVILLE - The Greenville Daily Advocate’s annual Darke County Fair Magazine Cover Photo Contest Winner was Janelle Brinksneader, of Arcanum.H...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Sen. Rob Portman tours BASF plant

Sen. Rob Portman tours BASF plant

GREENVILLE — U.S. Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) was in Greenville Friday to tour and meet employees at the BASF plant at 1175 Martin Street.Portman ...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Sen. Portman speaks out on Charlottesville, Confederate monuments

Sen. Portman speaks out on Charlottesville, Confederate monuments

GREENVILLE — Following his tour at Greenville’s BASF plant Friday, Portman was asked his thoughts on recent events creating headlines acro...

August 18th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Greenville boys soccer team loses 3-0 at Celina

Greenville boys soccer team loses 3-0 at Celina

CELINA – Greenville’s boys soccer team lost 3-0 to Celina in its season opener on Friday.Celina recorded the game’s first goal with ...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Greenville boys golf team loses to Troy

Greenville boys golf team loses to Troy

GREENVILLE – Greenville’s boys golf team lost 175-200 to Troy on Thursday at Turtle Creek Golf Course.Connor Null led Greenville with a ni...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Versailles football team tops Greenville 27-0 in teams’ final scrimmage

Versailles football team tops Greenville 27-0 in teams’ final scrimmage

VERSAILLES – Greenville’s inexperience showed while Versailles played about as well as it could have hoped in the teams’ final scrim...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Greenville girls golf team defeats Piqua

Greenville girls golf team defeats Piqua

GREENVILLE – The Greenville girls golf team beat Piqua 209-219 on Thursday at Turtle Creek Golf Course.Greenville’s Jada Garland led all g...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Arcanum girls golf team loses at Miami East

Arcanum girls golf team loses at Miami East

ST. PARIS – The Arcanum girls golf team lost 198-213 to Miami East on Thursday at Lakeland Golf Course.Arcanum’s Lexi Unger led all golfer...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Greenville girls golf team loses at Beavercreek

Greenville girls golf team loses at Beavercreek

BEAVERCREEK – The Greenville girls golf team lost 193-198 to Beavercreek on Tuesday at Beavercreek Golf Club.Jada Garland led Greenville with a ...

August 18th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


3:15 pm
Updated: 3:19 pm. |    
Dr. Menendez honored for 3 decades of service
WIC ‘Mommy and Me Shower’ promotes breastfeeding

WIC ‘Mommy and Me Shower’ promotes breastfeeding

GREENVILLE — All pregnant, and breastfeeding moms and their support people were invited to the 5th Annual Women, Infants and Children (WIC) R...

August 13th, 2017 |  


Columbus Symphony Chorus to hold auditions

COLUMBUS — The Columbus Symphony Chorus will hold auditions for the 2017-18 season at 6:30 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday, August 21 and 22, at the ...

August 11th, 2017 |  


Band concert to be held Sunday

GREENVILLE — The Greenville Municipal Concert Band returns to the Greenville City Park on Sunday, August 13 for a performance of traditional and...

August 10th, 2017 |  


New Hampshire is latest state to sue OxyContin manufacturer

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The attorney general’s office sued Purdue Pharma on Tuesday, alleging that the drug manufacturer has continued its de...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Fatal Addiction: Many polarized on punitive measures for pregnant women abusing drugs

Fatal Addiction: Many polarized on punitive measures for pregnant women abusing drugs

GREENVILLE — In Ohio, a pregnant woman can be charged with crimes associated with her; not her unborn child.According to the Substance Abuse and...

August 9th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Arcanum News: Enjoy the Fair

Arcanum News: Enjoy the Fair

The last week of summer for Darke County is a great week with the Darke County Fair and then everything turns to fall activities – school, footb...

August 21st, 2017 |  


Organ donor?

Organ donor?

When you renew your driver’s license, the clerk asks, “Would you like to be an organ donor?”How do you respond? If you pass on this ...

August 21st, 2017 |  


Preacher’s Point: Korea and the way Christians think

Preacher’s Point: Korea and the way Christians think

Within hours of North Korea making their threats again Guam and the United States, I started receiving phone calls asking if all that was going on was...

August 20th, 2017 |  


Versailles News: Fair vs. Fare

Versailles News: Fair vs. Fare

It’s Fair time or should I say FareFest time? Fair and Fare are homonyms or two words that sound the same but have different meanings and spelli...

August 18th, 2017 |  


DCCA News: Darke County’s favorite thing

DCCA News: Darke County’s favorite thing

No doubt about it—almost every local citizen’s favorite thing is The Great Darke County Fair. Each year, the Fair is happily anticipated, ...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Amish Cook: Cool summer and garden goodies

Amish Cook: Cool summer and garden goodies

We are having the most pleasant summer that I can remember. I have always thought southern Illinois summers were a bit excruciating at times but so fa...

August 17th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


3:56 pm
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Sloopy’s ribbon-cutting celebrates grand opening

Husted declares August as “STEMM in Ohio” Month

COLUMBUS — Secretary of State Jon Husted has announced August as “STEMM in Ohio” Month. Throughout the month, the Ohio Business Prof...

August 2nd, 2017 |  


Lisa Wendel accepts position at FM Schools

Lisa Wendel accepts position at FM Schools

GREENVILLE — Saying she is “ready for new challenges,” Career Pathway Coordinator Lisa Wendel will be leaving Darke County Economic ...

August 1st, 2017 |  


Ohio unemployment rate up slightly in June

DARKE COUNTY — In June, Ohio experienced a small bump in the numbers of unemployed according to the monthly employment report issued by the Ohio...

July 27th, 2017 |  


GTI marks 30th year in Greenville

GTI marks 30th year in Greenville

GREENVILLE — While many businesses seem to be “here today, gone tomorrow,” Greenville Technology Inc. (GTI) has become a mainstay of...

July 23rd, 2017 |  


Erwin Brothers Fuel Stop has ribboncutting ceremony in Greenville

Erwin Brothers Fuel Stop has ribboncutting ceremony in Greenville

GREENVILLE — Steve Fowble, of Greenville, said he was very happy that the Erwin Brothers’ (EB) Fuel Stop, located at State Route 49 and U....

July 16th, 2017 |  


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