Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:05:51 EST 1800 Bowery a place of peace, friendship http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50083121/Bowery-a-place-of-peace-friendship GREENVILLE - A ceremony to commemorate the opening of a bowery near the Darke County Parks' Council House was held Friday during the Bicentennial Commission's Peace and Friendship Summit, bringing together officials from Ohio and... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Little Miss, Mister Fair contest continues pageantry traditions http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50062453/Little-Miss-Mister-Fair-contest-continues-pageantry-traditions DARKE COUNTY - The Great Darke County Fair brings with it many traditions, including the tradition of pageantry; the Little Miss and Mister pageant has been a steadfast tradition of the fair for at least 25 years, noted Katie Netzley,... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Oakley festival deemed success http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50082865/Oakley-festival-deemed-success GREENVILLE - Despite a new venue this year, the Annie Oakley Festival has been dubbed a success by its committee members. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST No fear http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50014109/No-fear Two years ago I had the privilege of walking in a local Labor Day Parade. Directly behind the group I was with, a church had a float. On the float a man was on a cross. He had white cloth around his midsection, red paint over much of his body and a... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Take time to rest http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50013826/Take-time-to-rest The hot, humid summer days are upon us, county fairs are getting into full swing, and parents are heading to the stores to buy back-to-school supplies … all reminders to us that summer is winding down! Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST New fire department opens http://dailyadvocate.com/news/features-home_top-news/50058742/New-fire-department-opens NORTH STAR - The new North Star Fire Department has been open “for business” for a little over a month. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Wayne Cancer Center celebrates first year of service http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50056702/Wayne-Cancer-Center-celebrates-first-year-of-service GREENVILLE - On July 1, the Wayne Cancer Center celebrated one year of serving cancer patients in the Darke and surrounding counties, and they're “very pleased” to continue bringing quality, comprehensive cancer services to the area,... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Open house set for Ayettes http://dailyadvocate.com/news/anniversaries/50056320/Open-house-set-for-Ayettes GREENVILLE - Randy and Coleen Ayette will be celebrating their 40th anniversary at an open house with friends and family from 2 to 5 p.m. Aug. 3 at the Elks Lodge in Greenville. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Delaplanes celebrate 40 years http://dailyadvocate.com/news/anniversaries/50041376/Delaplanes-celebrate-40-years Joe and Shirley Delaplane of Greenville are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary.The couple was married Aug. 9, 1974, at Grace Lutheran Church in Greenville. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Wilsons mark 40th anniversary http://dailyadvocate.com/news/anniversaries/50041326/Wilsons-mark-40th-anniversary Rusty and Teresa (Brewer) Wilson will be celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary. They were married Aug. 9, 1974, at Oakland Church of the Brethren by the Rev. Fred Bernhard. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST NICKOLAS DALE LEE CAIN http://dailyadvocate.com/news/birthdays/50041300/NICKOLAS-DALE-LEE-CAIN Age: 10Birthday: July 22, 2004Parents: Tim and Jennifer Cain of Tipp CityGrandparents: Cheryl and Dale Swartz of Litchfield, Minn., and Marty and Bev Cain, Arcanum Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ARACELI JADE ROBLES http://dailyadvocate.com/news/birthdays/50041268/ARACELI-JADE-ROBLES Age: 8Birthday: July 12, 2006Parents: Delia Robles and Daniel Rodriguez of Union City, Ind.Grandparents: Linda Robles and the late Joe Huerkamp of Union City, Ohio Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST BENTLEY DALE GREER http://dailyadvocate.com/news/birthdays/50041225/BENTLEY-DALE-GREER Age: 3Birthday; Aug. 3, 2011Parents: Ryan and Lacey Greer, RossburgGrandparents: Ken and Karla Greer, Rossburg, and Pete and Tammy Pitsenbarger, Greenville Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Calling out to God http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50053482/Calling-out-to-God I was going through some old files today and ran across the following saying, “Never is there a knock at Heaven's gate, that it is not heard in Hell and the devil rushes out to silence it.” Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Woman diagnosed with cancer joins hunderds in 5K http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50081705/Woman-diagnosed-with-cancer-joins-hunderds-in-5K GREENVILLE — A Greenville woman diagnosed with stage two breast cancer in April and more than 300 other runners and walkers participated in The Breast Cancer Awareness 5K on Saturday morning in downtown Greenville. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST More leaders graduate from Light’s camp http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50065134/More-leaders-graduate-from-Lights-camp GREENVILLE — Three young men from Nashville, Tennessee, graduated from The Light Foundation's Outdoor Leadership Camp Wednesday, leaving Darke County better prepared to be leaders back home. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Greenville goes 4-0 in scrimmages at Celina http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50073798/Greenville-goes-4-0-in-scrimmages-at-Celina CELINA — Aaron Shaffer saw the Greenville football team as having a run-oriented offense, but after Friday's seven-on-seven passing scrimmage at Celina the Green Wave coach left feeling more confident in his team's... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Council to study generation rates http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50060933/Council-to-study-generation-rates Staff Report Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Freeman puts health care, family first http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50032178/Freeman-puts-health-care-family-first By Linda Moodylmoody@civitasmedia.comGREENVILLE - Kim (Fourman) Freeman, MS, RN, NEA-BC, solidified her yearning to get into health care when she was in high school. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST So much good stuff going on this weekend http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50046715/So-much-good-stuff-going-on-this-weekend Darke County Center for the Arts exists to promote the arts and encourage cultural enrichment in our community. But DCCA is far from being the only local entity offering culturally enriching activities; in fact, so many opportunities exist that you... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST