John Reitman, Author at The Advocate-Messenger

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Danville Board of Education: Meet Kent Mann

NEWS RELEASE Kent Mann is the Danville Independent School Board of Education’s newest member. He has worked as an administrator for Danville Schools before, serving ... Read more

by John Reitman, Friday, January 20, 2023 1:30 am

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Tornado, earthquake strike in Mercer County on Friday

STAFF REPORT Residents in Boyle County were greeted with sirens on Friday morning in response to a tornado warning issued by the National Weather Service. ... Read more

by John Reitman, Thursday, January 12, 2023 3:54 pm

Danville Christian Academy

DCA girls hang on to beat Rebels

BY MIKE MARSEE Contributing writer Danville Christian Academy overcame its own mistakes with aggressive play and defense to defeat Boyle County 44-31 on Tuesday in ... Read more

by John Reitman, Thursday, December 22, 2022 8:25 am

Danville Christian Academy

DCA boys take another step with first win over Boyle

BY MIKE MARSEE Contributing writer A few years ago, this result would have been unthinkable. A couple of years ago, it was unattainable. Even last ... Read more

by John Reitman, Thursday, December 22, 2022 8:23 am

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Winter driving tips

BY LANCE GAITHER lance.gaither@bluegrassnewsmedia.com With the winter storm expected to hit Danville this week, the Boyle County Sheriff’s Office is recommending people to stay home ... Read more

by John Reitman, Thursday, December 22, 2022 8:07 am

BREAKING NEWS

Danville woman killed in one-car crash

An 18-year-old woman died Tuesday after a one-vehicle crash on Lebanon Road. Camille Harmon of Danville was killed after the 1996 Ford Explorer she was ... Read more

by John Reitman, Tuesday, December 13, 2022 4:04 pm

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Atkins discusses goals for time as mayor

LANCE GAITHER lance.gaither@bluegrassnewsmedia.com As Danville’s next mayor, James Atkins says strong communication between city and county government as well with residents of the city will ... Read more

by John Reitman, Saturday, December 10, 2022 6:22 am

BREAKING NEWS

Parks named new football coach at Danville

MIKE MARSEE Contributing writer Frank Parks Jr. has been named the new football coach at Danville. Parks has spent the past two seasons as head ... Read more

by John Reitman, Friday, December 9, 2022 6:52 pm

Boyle County Sports

Boyle outmuscles Central 35-21 to return to state finals

MIKE MARSEE Contributing writer The Boyle County Rebels have powered their way back to Kroger Field. Boyle earned a shot at a third consecutive Class ... Read more

by John Reitman, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 1:25 pm

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No school for DISD Monday or Tuesday – illness affecting attendance

The Danville Independent School District will be extending Thanksgiving Break by closing school on Monday, Nov. 21 and Tuesday, Nov. 22. The DISD works hard ... Read more

by John Reitman, Friday, November 18, 2022 1:53 pm

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