Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:38:58 EST 1800 Delay to Ohio’s early voting felt by candidates http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150004131/Delay-to-Ohios-early-voting-felt-by-candidates COLUMBUS, Ohio - A delay in Ohio's early voting schedule appears to be felt most by candidates with political futures at stake and their constituents eager to cast their ballots as soon as possible. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:38:12 EST School fair this weekend http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50794081/School-fair-this-weekend Fall brings cooler nights and long sleeves. Fall brings festivals to celebrate the harvest. And so it is time to get ready for the Tri-Village School Fair. Originally this festive event was to compete for growing large and hearty veggies and to... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:21:06 EST Benefit scheduled for Bradford coach http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150003668/Benefit-scheduled-for-Bradford-coach BRADFORD — Recently, coach Greg Hale had surgery to remove cancerous spots. This is the second cancer surgery in a little of a year. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:18:08 EST Greenville reschedules winter sports meeting http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150003544/Greenville-reschedules-winter-sports-meeting GREENVILLE — The Greenville High School/Junior High winter sport preseason parent-athlete meeting has been rescheduled for 7:15 p.m. Oct. 23 at the GHS gym.Athletes and parents who plan to participate in a winter sport must attend. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:13:15 EST Fall garden tasks http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50794024/Fall-garden-tasks Fall is a great time in the garden and a good time to look back to our successes and maybe some things that didn't grow as we thought it would. The cooler weather makes fall an ideal season to spend some time in the garden. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:11:04 EST Sleep-outs adventuresome http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50796789/Sleep-outs-adventuresome Do you remember “The Old Woman Who Lived In A Shoe”? One night during vacation I found out just how she must have felt. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:55:08 EST Jets give up late goal for tie http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150002661/Jets-give-up-late-goal-for-tie PITSBURG — The Franklin Monroe Jets boys soccer team saw a win slip away as the Dayton Christian Warriors found the back of the net with 20 seconds left on the game clock Monday to knot the score at 2-2, resulting in the final outcome of the... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:44:12 EST Sound and fury http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50803356/Sound-and-fury In the Disney Pixar movie “Monsters, Inc.” the eponymous monsters acquire energy to run their fair city (Monstropolis, of course) by traveling through mystical doors that serve as gateways to the closets of the world's... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:43:13 EST Workshop tools ease chronic disease symptoms http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health/50750101/Workshop-tools-ease-chronic-disease-symptoms GREENVILLE - One in two Americans have at least one chronic disease – those conditions that are treated and managed, but not often cured. Chronic disease takes an enormous toll on peoples' lives, but fortunately there are ways to manage... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:20:06 EST County FFA Land Judging Contest held in Monroe Township http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural/50750062/County-FFA-Land-Judging-Contest-held-in-Monroe-Township DARKE COUNTY - On Sept. 1 the Darke Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) held their annual land judging contest for Darke County FFA Chapters as they prepare for the District Contest. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:18:09 EST Volunteers help homeless http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health/50749702/Volunteers-help-homeless DARKE COUNTY - The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is working to bring volunteers into a collaborative project with Trinity Lutheran Church where they work to make crocheted mats for homeless people. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:56:06 EST County golfers earn all-CCC recognition http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50806099/County-golfers-earn-all-CCC-recognition DARKE COUNTY — Six Darke County golfers earned league medalist honors from the Cross County Conference for the 2014 season. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:20:06 EST Concerned citizens attend street project meeting http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50795273/Concerned-citizens-attend-street-project-meeting GREENVILLE - The City of Greenville recently held a public information meeting to review the street reconstruction project on Gardenwood Drive and Rhoades Avenue. The purpose of the meeting was to review the scope of the project followed by a time of... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:09:06 EST (No heading) http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/50798681/ NEW MADISON - The Tri-Village School Fair gets underway Friday and concludes on Saturday night. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:43:07 EST Greenville schools continue district progress http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news_education/50709302/Greenville-schools-continue-district-progress GREENVILLE - Greenville City Schools were given an A (overall) rating for the fourth year in a row on district Progress as indicated by the 2013-2014 Report Card released by the Ohio Department of Education. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:25:12 EST Mother, child, dogs safe from fire http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50805699/Mother-child-dogs-safe-from-fire ANSONIA - A woman and child escaped a fire in a home on Riffle Street in Ansonia at 9:09 a.m. Monday. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:24:10 EST Rural King Supply coming to Greenville http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news_agricultural/50804402/Rural-King-Supply-coming-to-Greenville GREENVILLE - Rural King Supply, America's Farm and Home Store, will soon take up residence in the building formerly owned by discount department store, Kmart. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:22:09 EST No wholesale changes for OSU defense http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50805269/No-wholesale-changes-for-OSU-defense COLUMBUS — Urban Meyer can make a team meeting uncomfortable if he chooses to. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:01:14 EST GOP cautions that Senate control would have limits http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50804922/GOP-cautions-that-Senate-control-would-have-limits WASHINGTON - How much difference will it make if Republicans win the Senate majority on Nov. 4, joining the GOP-run House against a Democratic White House? Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:52:15 EST Obama: US ‘underestimated’ Islamic State threat http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50804828/Obama:-US-underestimated-Islamic-State-threat WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama is acknowledging that U.S. intelligence agencies underestimated the threat from Islamic State militants in the Middle East and overestimated the ability and will of Iraq's army to fight such... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:51:08 EST