Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:42:20 EST 1800 Cox repeats victory in talent competition http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news-news_education/150223144/Cox-repeats-victory-in-talent-competition GREENVILLE - Eighth-grader Chloe Cox took first place for the second year in a row at the 2nd annual “Greenville's Got Talent” competition held at Memorial Hall. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:28:12 EST A night out with the Wavaires http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/150161689/A-night-out-with-the-Wavaires GREENVILLE – The Greenville High School Vocal Music Department presents “A Night Out with The Wavaires,” Saturday, Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. at St. Clair Memorial Hall. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:02:07 EST State legislators give luncheon update to chamber members http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150221896/State-legislators-give-luncheon-update-to-chamber-members DARKE COUNTY- On Friday The Darke County Chamber of Commerce Legislative Committee hosted a State of the State luncheon for chamber member businesses and their employees. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 20:17:08 EST Politics and religion http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150185939/Politics-and-religion (Houston, Texas, October 2014) “The battle over a controversial equal rights ordinance is heating up in Houston, Texas, with revelations that the city has subpoenaed church sermons, among other documentation, from five local faith... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:13:11 EST Versailles girls win district championship http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150221758/Versailles-girls-win-district-championship CLAYTON — The Versailles girls cross country team won a district championship to qualify for regionals along with Arcanum's Marcy Bradshaw and Bradford's Bailey Brewer. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:41:06 EST Darke County boys qualify for regional meet http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150221568/Darke-County-boys-qualify-for-regional-meet CLAYTON — The Versailles boys cross country team qualified for the regional meet along with Arcanum's Isaac Stephens and Tri-Village's Keenan Fraylick in the district meet on Saturday morning at Miami Valley Career Tech... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:09:07 EST United Way offers Imagination Library for kids http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news_education/150166999/United-Way-offers-Imagination-Library-for-kids DARKE COUNTY-As part of their education initiative, the Darke County United Way is excited to offer Dolly Parton's Imagination Library at no cost to all children ages birth to five who are Darke County residents. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:05:07 EST 2 Greenville runners qualify for regionals http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150221129/2-Greenville-runners-qualify-for-regionals CLAYTON — Greenville's Jacob Butsch and Bailey Hartle qualified for the regional cross country meet by finishing in the top 16 of their district meet on Saturday morning at Miami Valley Career Tech Center. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:21:05 EST S.H.I.N.E. - Fall family festival http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150182056/S.H.I.N.E.---Fall-family-festival GREENVILLE - On Sunday, Oct. 26, kids of all shapes and sizes dressed as princesses, cowboys and Superheroes will converge on EUM Worship Center for S.H.I.N.E., a community wide alternative to traditional Trick or Treat. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:10:10 EST Early registration times corrected http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150181601/Early-registration-times-corrected DARKE COUNTY - Listed is a corrected list of the remaining days the Darke County Board of Elections will be open for early/absentee voting for the Nov. 4 general election: Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:50:06 EST Bradford routs Arcanum in junior varsity football http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150221218/Bradford-routs-Arcanum-in-junior-varsity-football BRADFORD – The Bradford Railroaders used solid defense and a strong ground game to defeat the Arcanum Trojans 55-6 in a Cross County Conference junior varsity football game Saturday morning. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:32:07 EST Generation Square dedicated http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150220883/Generation-Square-dedicated Generation Square was established in 2012 by the Arcanum Garden Club on the grounds of the former Arcanum High School and Elementary building(s) on North Main Street. Earlier this month on Oct. 5 a ceremony was held to dedicate the new trees, urns,... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:07:08 EST Top-seeded Tippecanoe knocks out Greenville http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150220858/Top-seeded-Tippecanoe-knocks-out-Greenville TIPP CITY — The Greenville girls soccer team lost 8-0 to top-seeded Tippecanoe on Saturday in the Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:58:08 EST West Liberty-Salem eliminates Franklin Monroe from tourney http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150220833/West-Liberty-Salem-eliminates-Franklin-Monroe-from-tourney WEST LIBERTY — The Franklin Monroe girls soccer team ended its season on Saturday with a 3-0 loss to West Liberty-Salem in the Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:53:13 EST Versailles volleyball wins sectional championship http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150220808/Versailles-volleyball-wins-sectional-championship BROOKVILLE — The Versailles volleyball team swept Anna 25-20, 25-21, 25-17 on Saturday win win an Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament championship. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:48:08 EST OSU keeps on rolling http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150220705/OSU-keeps-on-rolling COLUMBUS — From top to bottom at Rutgers in the days leading up to its first trip to Ohio State on Saturday there seemed to be an undercurrent of irritation that OSU and its fans didn't know more about Rutgers. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:34:09 EST Wave remain perfect in GWOC North http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150220438/Wave-remain-perfect-in-GWOC-North GREENVILLE – The Greenville varsity football team moved to 3-0 in the Greater Western Ohio Conference North with a striking 30-13 defeat of the Vandalia-Butler Aviators on senior night on the Wave's home field. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:19:09 EST Greenville man arrested for trafficking Heroin http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-home_top/150220344/Greenville-man-arrested-for-trafficking-Heroin GREENVILLE - Kevin M. Smith, 29, of Greenville is in the Darke County Jail after he was arrested Friday for alleged heroin trafficking. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:30:18 EST Effectiveness of Ebola travel ban questioned http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health/150220386/Effectiveness-of-Ebola-travel-ban-questioned WASHINGTON - A ban on travel from West Africa might seem like a simple and smart response to the frightening Ebola outbreak there. It's become a central demand of Republicans on Capitol Hill and some Democrats, and is popular with the public. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:22:10 EST Arcanum wins non-conference game vs. Middletown Christian http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150220363/Arcanum-wins-non-conference-game-vs.-Middletown-Christian ARCANUM — Arcanum beat Middletown Christian 46-12 in a non-conference football game on Friday night in Arcanum. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:17:09 EST