Daily Advocate- RSS OPINION?profile=1013 Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/OPINION?profile=1013 http://dailyadvocate.com/section/OPINION?profile=1013 Mon, 1 Sep 2014 13:50:03 EST 1800 Ackley homers, 4 RBIs sent Mariners over Nationals http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50476180/Ackley-homers-4-RBIs-sent-Mariners-over-Nationals SEATTLE (AP) — It might have been quite a long block for Dustin Ackley, but it appears he has finally turned the corner. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 20:53:06 EST 1,500 runners compete at Treaty City Invitational http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50475222/1500-runners-compete-at-Treaty-City-Invitational GREENVILLE – Greenville was host to 1,500 cross country runners for the running of the Treaty City Invitational cross country meet on Saturday morning. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 17:11:09 EST Arcanum volleyball finishes 2nd in 8-team tournament http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50475187/Arcanum-volleyball-finishes-2nd-in-8-team-tournament BRADFORD — Newton beat Arcanum to win an eight-team varsity volleyball tournament on Saturday at Bradford. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 16:10:07 EST Parents reach 68-year milestone http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50393886/Parents-reach-68-year-milestone My parents, Lee and Bea Moody, will be observing their 68th wedding anniversary on Friday.They met at the Darke County Fair and that relationship blossomed into what I would call one of the... Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:15:07 EST City park to get new peafowl pen http://dailyadvocate.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50450870/City-park-to-get-new-peafowl-pen GREENVILLE - The Greenville City Park is expected to get a new peafowl pen soon - and it won't cost taxpayers a dime. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:23:06 EST Blake Matthew Riffle http://dailyadvocate.com/news/birthdays/50436390/Blake-Matthew-Riffle Age: 6Birthday: Sept. 1, 2008Parents: Josh and Ashley Riffle of GreenvilleGrandparents: Scott and Cindy Riffle of Greenville and Dale and Mary Karn of PiquaGreat-grandfather: Dale Riffle of Greenville Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:20:09 EST Yorks celebrate http://dailyadvocate.com/news/anniversaries/50436227/Yorks-celebrate SIDNEY - Donald and Patricia York, formerly of Brookville, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 23. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:10:04 EST Arcanum runs wild in opener http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50474472/Arcanum-runs-wild-in-opener ARCANUM – The Arcanum Trojans used solid play on both sides of the ball to defeat the visiting Northridge Johnstown Vikings 38-14 on Friday night. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:08:09 EST Lady Wave lose 3-0 at Eaton http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50474436/Lady-Wave-lose-3-0-at-Eaton EATON — The Greenville girls soccer team lost to Eaton 3-0 Saturday. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:37:05 EST Eaton rallies to beat Greenville http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50474140/Eaton-rallies-to-beat-Greenville EATON — For the better part of three-plus quarters Friday night, Greenville looked as if it was going to spoil the homecoming of legendary coach Jack Harbaugh's return to Eaton. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:27:04 EST Wusik-Anderson http://dailyadvocate.com/news/engagements/50413952/Wusik-Anderson GREENVILLE - Kenneth and Carolyn Anderson of Greenville announce the engagement of their son, Michael Anderson, to Jane Wusik, daughter of Mark and Regina Wusik of Crown Point, Indiana. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:27:04 EST Ethan Wilker http://dailyadvocate.com/news/birthdays/50431693/Ethan-Wilker Age: 7Birthday: Sept. 5, 2007Parents: Travis and Carolyn Wilker, North Star Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:06:08 EST What time is it? http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50413300/What-time-is-it We can always tell when the first snow is coming. We don't know the day or the hour, but as the temperature slowly descends, the leaves fall from the trees, the sun rises later and sets sooner, the afternoon breeze is no longer a comfort from... Sun, 31 Aug 2014 09:44:05 EST Classmates gather http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/50446031/Classmates-gather Class reunion Sun, 31 Aug 2014 09:16:09 EST Owen Alexander Long http://dailyadvocate.com/news/birthdays/50430459/Owen-Alexander-Long Age: 3Birthday: Aug. 20, 2011Parents: Lisa and Scott Long of HilliardGrandparents: Nina and the late Philip Leibfacher, Palestine, and Bob and Ruth Long, Morris Township, New Jersey Sun, 31 Aug 2014 08:39:04 EST Elizabeth Nian Long http://dailyadvocate.com/news/birthdays/50430440/Elizabeth-Nian-Long Age: 6Birthday: Sept. 6, 2008Parents: Lisa and Scott Long of HilliardGrandparents: Nina and the late Philip Leibfacher, Palestine, and Bob and Ruth Long, Morris Township, New Jersey Sun, 31 Aug 2014 08:36:09 EST (No heading) http://dailyadvocate.com/news/community_news-news_agricultural/50430286/ Staff Report Sun, 31 Aug 2014 07:59:07 EST Follow that dream http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50430237/Follow-that-dream Wow! The past days have been so hot and humid for most of us. On these hot and steamy days … the treat of choice for many of us is ICE CREAM!! Sun, 31 Aug 2014 07:46:08 EST Celina dominates late to beat Versailles http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50472231/Celina-dominates-late-to-beat-Versailles CELINA — The Versailles Tigers played even with the Celina Bulldogs for two-and-a-half quarters, but the Bulldogs dominated the last quarter and a half. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:55:05 EST MV can’t handle Wine, Union City http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50472068/MV-cant-handle-Wine-Union-City UNION CITY — Mason Wine ran all over Mississinawa Valley in the Blackhawks' season opener, tallying 296 yards and four touchdowns as Union City (Indiana) beat MV in a battle of crosstown rivals. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:16:11 EST