Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Tue, 29 Jul 2014 22:05:50 EST 1800 One City Mission pays it forward http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50108503/One-City-Mission-pays-it-forward GREENVILLE - One City Mission, is a growing part of Gospel Baptist Church, which “exists to generate a movement of Jesus followers who are passionate about living out the gospel in Greenville,” said Pastor Bill Edwards. One City Mission... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 2 Greenville students earn Light Foundation scholarships http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50109450/2-Greenville-students-earn-Light-Foundation-scholarships GREENVILLE — Matt Light awarded the top two students from Greenville High School's class of 2014 with $1,000 scholarships from The Light Foundation on Monday. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST UPDATE: Missing girl located http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news-notice_box/50106846/Sheriffs-Office-looking-for-missing-girl **UPDATE: The Missing girl has been foundDARKE COUNTY - The Darke County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing girl.Adrianna... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 17 teams compete in Greenville softball tournament http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50107219/17-teams-compete-in-Greenville-softball-tournament GREENVILLE — The Greenville Girls Softball Association for the second week in a row was host to the Treaty City Shootout girls softball tournament this past weekend. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST First forget-me-not sold http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50106359/First-forget-me-not-sold DARKE COUNTY - Members of the Disabled American Veterans Chapter 57 of Darke County sold their first forget-me-not to Greenville Mayor Mike Bowers this week. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Boehner calls impeachment talk Democratic ‘scam’ http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50102739/Boehner-calls-impeachment-talk-Democratic-scam WASHINGTON (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner (BAY'nuhr) says the House has no plans to impeach President Barack Obama. He says talk of impeachment is all a scam by Democrats at the White House. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST July nearing its end http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50085773/July-nearing-its-end Calendars don't lie and the “end” is the truth of July! What a lovely summer so far. Pleasant temperatures and rain when needed. Time is that precious gift that is always slipping away but memories are lasting. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ramco named Business of the Quarter http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50088241/Ramco-named-Business-of-the-Quarter GREENVILLE - Ramco Electric Motors was named the Partnering for Progress Business of the Quarter on Friday at the quarterly meeting held at Stillwater Golf Course in Versailles. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ohio adds 244K jobs under Kasich; recovery slow http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50061211/Ohio-adds-244K-jobs-under-Kasich;-recovery-slow COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ask politician, pundit and voter alike and they will tell you the same thing: The November election is about jobs. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST FM releases information for tickets, season passes http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50092111/-FM-releases-information-for-tickets-season-passes PITSBURG — Franklin Monroe has released information for athletics passes for the 2014-15 school year. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Stammen skipped over in Cincinnati http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50090937/Stammen-skipped-over-in-Cincinnati CINCINNATI — Craig Stammen got a taste of home this past weekend with numerous friends and family visiting, but they didn't get to see him pitch. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Another First Friday slated http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50055752/Another-First-Friday-slated Aug. 1 – Another great First Friday in August. Enjoy lunch on the lawn at the library from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy lunch and music. Lunches are $7. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The Daily Advocate print edition has new look http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50087296/The-Daily-Advocate-print-edition-has-new-look The print edition of The Daily Advocate now features a new look designed to make the newspaper easier to read, more dependable in its layout, and more effective for our advertisers. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Lots of outdoor activities abound http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50069178/Lots-of-outdoor-activities-abound Faith United Methodist Church will be hosting a “Family Picnic/ Movie Night” for the Arcanum community on Aug. 9. They wish to invite families of the community to join them for a picnic meal with hamburgers and hot dogs at 6:30 p.m. with... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 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