Daily Advocate- RSS NEWS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:37:15 EST 1800 Higher education briefs http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/152670280/Higher-education Scholarships awarded Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:46:21 EST Jet Stars http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/152668840/Jet-Stars Staff report Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:11:22 EST Art winner http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural-news_education/152668210/Art-winner Luke Swensen earned second-place honors in a statewide poster contest on the topic of “renewable energy,” sponsored by the Ohio Farmers' Union. He is pictured with East Elementary School art teacher Patrick Woehl, who introduced... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:46:22 EST Honor roll — Bradford High School http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/152671644/Honor-roll--Bradford-High-School Honor rollSixth grade: Allviyah Boggs 4.0, Samantha Brewer 4.0, Justin Bryan 4.0, Emma Canan 4.0, Olivia Daugherty 4.0, Abby Gade 4.0, Kendall Hill 4.0, Skipp Miller 4.0, Taven Leach, Maggie Manuel,... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:41:22 EST Pitsburg seeks help for sewer issue http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152663212/Pitsburg-seeks-help-for-sewer-issue PITSBURG – A gathering of more than 70 citizens assembled at Franklin-Monroe Schools Monday evening seeking answers from the Pitsburg Village Council about the sewer problems facing the town. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:26:21 EST Woman injured in semi-truck accident http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152669489/Woman-injured-in-semi-truck-accident DARKE COUNTY - A West Manchester woman was hurt Monday night after a tractor trailer entered the path of her pickup truck. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:31:24 EST Honor roll — Arcanum High School http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/152669188/Honor-roll--Arcanum-High-School High honors (4.01-5.0)Seniors: Kelsey Anderson, Evan Diemler, Joseph Flayler, Brandon Fourman, Samantha Johnting, Trent Jones, Jacob Kauffman, Morgan McKinney, Amanda... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:31:21 EST Dohme retires from fire department http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152654649/Dohme-retires-from-fire-department GREENVILLE — Family, friends and fellow firefighters gathered early Tuesday morning at the Greenville Fire Department to send Capt. Jeff Dohme home on the traditional retirement ride home aboard a firetruck. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:01:21 EST Trash fee increase to benefit Solid Waste District http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152635651/Trash-fee-increase-to-benefit-Solid-Waste-District DARKE COUNTY - Many residents of Darke County are likely to see a rate increase to benefit Darke County Solid Waste on their trash pickup beginning January 1, 2016. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:36:21 EST On and ‘Bout Broadway – April 2015 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/community-news/152632821/On-and-Bout-Broadway--April-2015 April 1 – April Fool's Day! Hope you have a good one – No foolin!!April 3 – Good Friday. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:06:24 EST State Route 49 to close during sewer construction http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152639789/State-Route-49-to-close-during-sewer-construction PHILLIPSBURG, Ohio – Starting Monday, March 30 State Street (State Route 49) in the Village of Phillipsburg will be closed due to sanitary sewer installation and construction. Traffic will be detoured in the area. The road closure is scheduled... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:01:21 EST Two seriously injured in morning accident http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152635457/Two-seriously-injured-in-morning-accident GREENVILLE - A young Versailles woman and her passenger were airlifted from the scene of a serious crash Monday morning on U.S. Route 127. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:16:22 EST Way of Cross ceremony slated http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/152576257/Way-of-Cross-ceremony-slated GREENVILLE — The Greater Greenville Ministerial Association is sponsoring Good Friday services on April 3 from noon to 2 p.m. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:26:22 EST Man seriously injured in stop sign accident http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152627895/Man-seriously-injured-in-stop-sign-accident BURKETSVILLE -A Tipp City man was seriously injured Saturday after he failed to stop at a stop sign and hit a pickup truck. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:46:24 EST Workers’ Comp chief speaks to safety council http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152604971/Workers-Comp-chief-speaks-to-safety-council GREENVILLE - Administrator and Chief Executive Officer Stephen Buehrer of the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation spoke to local business leaders Thursday at the Brethren Retirement Community in Greenville. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:31:22 EST Goodbye to Earl http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152623111/Goodbye-to-Earl DARKE COUNTY - More than 500 mourners went through the line during viewing hours to say goodbye to local racing promoter Earl Baltes on Friday afternoon and evening at Oliver-Floyd Funeral Home in Greenville. Some also showed up the next morning for a... Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:06:22 EST Ohio bill would protect flag-flying rights http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152583916/Ohio-bill-would-protect-flag-flying-rights DARKE COUNTY - A bill introduced to the Ohio Senate would allow renters and homeowners greater freedom to display the Stars and Stripes, the Ohio and military service flags. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 02:31:21 EST Baltes put Darke County on map http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152521576/Baltes-put-Darke-County-on-map ROSSBURG —Darke County icon Earl Baltes, was laid to rest Saturday, five days after his death.The 93-year-old put New Weston, Rossburg and all of Darke County on the map when he created Eldora Speedway in 1954. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 19:21:22 EST Two-movie night planned http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152499187/Two-movie-night-planned ANSONIA — It will be a two-movie night at the Ansonia United Methodist Church, West High and Pearl streets, at 7 p.m. April 4.The movies will be “The Passion” and “Hop.” Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:21:21 EST Understanding the Bible http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/152554559/Understanding-the-Bible If you walk into a Christian bookstore, more often than not you will find dozens of versions of the Bible. Nearly all of them claim easier readability or have the interests of a particular customer in mind, such as a “youth Bible” or a... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:16:22 EST