the bistro off broadway

COUNTY NEWS ONLINE - SATURDAY, AUGUST 29 & SUNDAY, AUGUST 30, 2015

SSSF helped 40 students achieve their goals

GREENVILLE – “Seven years. Forty youth. $56,000,” said Elaine Bailey, President of the Senior Scribes Scholarship Fund. Bailey talked to members and guests at Kiwanis of Greenville recently about the history and accomplishments of the non-profit organization. The organization has evolved over time, she told the group. It was originally an offshoot of the Senior Advocates in 2008, a group of seniors who loved to write. The group later changed its name to the Senior Scribes. By that time, however, a new... Read More. More Community.

   
dave knapp  
GREAT DARKE COUNTY FAIR
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The story of the
chairs at the fair


Lawn chairs, sometimes five deep, stand in front of the Grandstand on the Darke County Fairgrounds.  They have been there, some since early July, empty, just waiting, waiting for August 21 and the opening of the Great Darke County Fair. Now, they have some occupants, people enjoying the passing fair goers... Read More. More Community.

GREAT DARKE COUNTY FAIR
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Chicken Dress Up
By Elaine Bailey

“I appreciate that these kids are participating in the event… they took pride in what they created.”  Barn Secretary and judge for the Chicken Dress Up at the 2015 Darke County Fair, Emily Osborne, was impressed with the creativity and uniqueness of each of the projects. After careful deliberation, Osborne presented... Read More. More Community
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MUSINGS OF A SENIOR SCRIBE
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Facts-n-Hints
By Mona Lease

Hi, all!! I thought since the Great Darke County Fair is here and school is around the corner - I'd make this column more "reader friendly" - if you will. Things That Ruin The Skin 1)Too much chlorine. 2)Too much coffee. 3)Sleeping with make-up applied. 4)Popping pimples. 5)Skipping meals. 6)Long, hot showers. 7)Testing too many products. 8)Not drinking enough water... Read More. More Senior.

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Subler wins fair
family fun pack


Versailles Health Care Center, a skilled nursing and rehabilitation center, recently held a 2015 Great Darke County Fair tour event and invited the public to come in, take a tour, and enter to win a Great Darke County Fair Family Fun Pack.  The pack was valued at over $200 and included items for a fun day at the fair!  Over 50 people... Read More. More Community.

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dave knapp  
GREAT DARKE COUNTY FAIR
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Granpa Cratchet
Puppet Show

By Elaine Bailey

Watch out for Granpa Cratchet during the 2015 Darke County Fair.  He’ll tickle the funny bone of all ages… but will particularly engage the attention of youngsters with his wit and slapstick.  He can be seen driving his puppetmobile down the midways, leading fair goers to his general store.  It is from the lofty... Read More. More Community.