Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:41:34 EST 1800 Two arrested as part of ‘Operation Safety Net’ http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter/150670482/Two-arrested-as-part-of-Operation-Safety-Net DAYTON, Ohio - Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio Carter Stewart announced today the arrests of two Dayton area residents suspected of creating and selling dozens of forged painkiller prescriptions... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:28:06 EST Patriots aim for state title http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150630109/Patriots-aim-for-state-title NEW MADISON — One season after they made the state final four, the Tri-Village Patriots are focused on getting back to Columbus and winning the championship this time. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:01:12 EST Greenville girls play Celina, National Trail http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150667675/Greenville-girls-play-Celina-National-Trail GREENVILLE – The Greenville Lady Wave basketball team played host to the National Trail Blazers and the Celina Bulldogs in a three-team scrimmage on Monday night. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:17:11 EST Ohio State says Michigan game remains huge http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150667787/Ohio-State-says-Michigan-game-remains-huge COLUMBUS — The mere sight of Troy Smith in an Ohio State football uniform used to foreshadow defeat for Michigan from 2004-2006. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:06:09 EST Lady Wave begin rebuilding http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150629785/Lady-Wave-begin-rebuilding GREENVILLE – With no returning starters from the previous year, a new coach and new system, the 2014-15 Greenville varsity girls basketball team is in total rebuilding mode with Rachel Kerns returning to her alma mater with anticipation of... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:35:07 EST Truck catches fire at accident scene http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150666004/Truck-catches-fire-at-accident-scene DARKE COUNTY - A truck caught fire Monday after the driver of the vehicle tried to avoid an accident without success. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:48:04 EST Preparing for the feast http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150636711/Preparing-for-the-feast What a sharp of changing seasons! The blast of cold was bad here, but all of that snow in the northern part of our state is serious. And with the flirtatious Mother Nature, the temperatures could rise enough to bring a new worry by the time this... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:47:05 EST In the top 100 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150647713/In-the-top-100 MINSTER — A group of area churches and the Louis Sullivan-designed People's Federal Savings Bank in downtown Sidney will be among 100 Ohio buildings listed in “SAH Archipedia,” an online compendium of architechturally... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:40:13 EST The mother tongue http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150652449/The-mother-tongue This past weekend Krista and I enjoyed 48 hours alone at a relatively quiet spot in central Ohio, thanks to the beneficence of an extraordinary octogenarian whose code-name is “grandma.” Sadly, Krista was afflicted with a nasty cold... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:44:04 EST Rep. Richard Adams receives award for distinguished public service http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150630359/Rep.-Richard-Adams-receives-award-for-distinguished-public-service COLUMBUS—State Representative Richard Adams (R-Troy) recently received the 2014 Paul E. Gillmor Lifetime Public Service Award. He was honored November 13th during the Ohio Bankers' League Annual Meeting. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:39:06 EST Bill impacting lethal injection executions passes Ohio House http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150630198/Bill-impacting-lethal-injection-executions-passes-Ohio-House COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio House of Representatives today passed legislation that defines additional guidelines and certain protections for individuals involved with lethal injections in Ohio. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:34:16 EST Choirs to present Christmas concert http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/150653207/Choirs-to-present-Christmas-concert GREENVILLE - The Greenville High School (GHS) Vocal Music Christmas Concert will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 16 at 7 p.m. at St. Clair Memorial Hall.The choirs are accompanied by Judy Mills, and directed by Chelsea Whirledge. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:05:04 EST Explosion destroys building http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/150651981/Explosion-destroys-building UNION CITY, Ind. — No one was seriously injured during and following an explosion that occurred at approximately 1 p.m. Saturday at Kerns Brothers Painting, at the corner of West Oak and North Howard here. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:51:15 EST Ohio utility chief: Energy savings hard to measure http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150652078/Ohio-utility-chief:-Energy-savings-hard-to-measure COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio's top utility regulator provided sparse details on Monday to a new legislative panel studying the economic impact of state renewable energy mandates that have been paused for two years. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:47:03 EST Arcanum has high expectations http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150629866/Arcanum-has-high-expectations ARCANUM — With a deep roster that includes most of last season's key players returning for another year, the Arcanum girls basketball team has high expectations for the 2014-15 season. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:10:12 EST Ansonia plays well on perimeter in scrimmage http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150648012/Ansonia-plays-well-on-perimeter-in-scrimmage ANSONIA – The Ansonia Lady Tigers varsity basketball team made a good Saturday morning showing while hosting the Troy Christian Eagles in a scrimmage. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:45:10 EST Edison begins presidential search http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/150647418/Edison-begins-presidential-search PIQUA, Ohio - Edison Community College's Board of Trustees has selected Academic Search, Inc. as the firm to lead the College through its next presidential search. The national search firm will implement a proven search strategy in which they... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:40:11 EST Happy Thanksgiving! http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150624242/Happy-Thanksgiving The beauty of the Lord is that, he gives even without being asked, helps without being seen, and stays even when we forget to say thank you. I take this day to thank you God for everything. May you also have plenty of reasons to thank God. Happy... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:01:10 EST Grand Jury returns indictments http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter/150624145/Grand-Jury-returns-indictments DARKE COUNTY — R. Kelly Ormsby, III, prosecuting attorney for Darke County, has released the following report on Grand Jury activity recently conducted by his office: Mon, 24 Nov 2014 09:50:05 EST Gootee grateful for win, despite blunder http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150625262/Gootee-grateful-for-win-despite-blunder GREENVILLE — Kathy Gootee of Greenville has been hearing from people she doesn't even know after receiving a telephone call last Monday from the Live With Kelly and Michael show. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:48:08 EST