My County Link Hosts League Video of Greenville Board of ED Candidates


Paid for by The League of Women Voters 

Beginning on Wednesday, October 23, through Election Day, Tuesday, November 7, the debate of the Greenville City Schools Board of Education candidates hosted by the League of Women Voters of  Darke County will be available at

The debate was filmed for broadcast with no audience and will only feature the three candidates for Greenville City Schools Board of Education:  James Sommer, Kristi Strawser, and Thomas Warner. Questions were submitted to the candidates by email from the public.  These questions were screened by a panel of League members equally representing both parties. After two-minute introductory speeches, candidates answered questions presented by a moderator. Members of the LWV of Darke County At Large Unit moderated and timed the event. 

Early voting is available at the Darke County Board of  Elections, 300 Garst Avenue, Greenville.  The schedule for in-person early voting is Monday to Friday, October 21 – 27 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.;  Monday, October 30, 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, October 31, 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 1 – Friday, Nov. 3, 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Saturday, November 4, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Sunday, November 5, 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.  Election Day, November 7, polls are open from 6:30 AM through 7:30 PM.  

The League contracted with to film the event. The video is shown with no editing and will be broadcast in its entirety.  Any use of the debate footage requires the express written approval of the League of Women Voters of Darke County At Large Unit, and this debate will be shown in its entirety without any additions or deletions.  This footage may not be used as a part of any campaign material or advertisement.

The League of Women Voters is a non-partisan organization with the major purpose being to inform voters about the candidates and issues.  Further information about the Candidates Debate may be obtained by contacting Holly Finnarn or Eileen Litchfield at, Voter Service Co-Chairs.


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