Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:55:37 EST 1800 Easter Fair in Eldorado http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/152515334/Easter-Fair-in-Eldorado ELDORADO — The 119th annual Easter Fair Supper and Bazaar will be held Saturday at the Eldorado Universalist Church, corner of Main Cross and Monroe streets, Eldorado. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:41:22 EST Has spring sprung? http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/152578541/Has-spring-sprung There are so many sayings related to spring weather such as; “March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb,” “April Fools,” “April showers bring May flowers.” Fri, 27 Mar 2015 02:01:22 EST Genealogy now Fisher’s forte http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152579691/Genealogy-now-Fishers-forte GREENVILLE — Carolyn Fisher is the go-to person for those wanting to know more information about their family history. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 01:46:22 EST Patriots advance to state final http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152592210/Patriots-advance-to-state-final COLUMBUS – Sitting in the postgame press conference Thursday afternoon, Tri-Village seniors Damion Cook, Colton Linkous and Mason McCabe didn't show a lot of emotion. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:26:21 EST Ohioans report scam calls from ‘911’ http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter/152584865/Ohioans-report-scam-calls-from-911 COLUMBUS, Ohio — Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned Ohioans about scam calls that appear to come from the phone number “911” and instruct consumers to contact the Attorney General's Office to avoid arrest or legal... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:16:29 EST Marsh name returns to supermarket http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152577118/Marsh-name-returns-to-supermarket UNION CITY - Residents of Union City will encounter a new — but familiar — grocery store name when they drive down East Elm Street. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:16:21 EST Newly passed legislation lowers filing fee for businesses in Ohio http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152588933/Newly-passed-legislation-lowers-filing-fee-for-businesses-in-Ohio COLUMBUS, Ohio - State Representative Jim Buchy (R-Greenville) applauded the House passage of House Bill 3 on Thursday. The legislation strives to update the OhioMeanJobs website and also reduces filing fees for small businesses and entrepreneurs, all... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:11:21 EST Gloria serves up Amish Wedding Salad http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/152564470/Gloria-serves-up-Amish-Wedding-Salad Dear friends both far and wide:Would you join me for a moment as I step back several years and relive some of the most treasured memories of my life? Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:16:24 EST Democrats urge veto of portion of $7B transportation budget http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152584993/Democrats-urge-veto-of-portion-of-$7B-transportation-budget COLUMBUS, Ohio - Democratic state senators are urging Gov. John Kasich to veto a portion of the state's transportation budget they claim would discourage out-of-state college students in Ohio from voting in the swing state. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:26:21 EST Bdubs set to open Monday http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152579774/Bdubs-set-to-open-Monday GREENVILLE - Buffalo Wild Wings is set to open to the community Monday at 11 a.m., said Assistant General Manager Maria Bennett. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:51:21 EST JCPenney earns award for top performance http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152580144/JCPenney-earns-award-for-top-performance GREEVILLE –JCPenney was honored as a top-performing store Wednesday when store manager Phil King was awarded the Founder's Award at a special leadership conference in Dallas, Texas. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:16:27 EST Roots and Wings http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/152575003/Roots-and-Wings Darke County Center for the Arts' officials chose “Roots and Wings” as their theme for this soon-ending season of presentations, but roots and wings could also define the ongoing legacy of DCCA's Arts In Education... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:36:21 EST Wants and needs how to know the difference http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/152553917/Wants-and-needs-how-to-know-the-difference Our lives are so busy. Sometimes it feels like it is impossible to keep up with all the places we have to be and things that we have to do. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:46:21 EST Doing business with your local farmer http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural/152532552/Doing-business-with-your-local-farmer When you have forward-thinking producers along with good soil and climate, a good location and infrastructure, sound regulations, along with research and education, good things are bound to happen. This balance has led to Ohio's wildly... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 01:56:21 EST Cooper Farms, Sam Custer honored http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news_agricultural/152562809/Cooper-Farms-Sam-Custer-honored DARKE COUNTY - Cooper Farms and Sam Custer were honored during the Darke County Chamber of Commerce's annual Ag Day Luncheon and Program at Romer's Catering in Greenville, held Wednesday. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:21:21 EST Kennard repeats as Mr. Basketball http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152568816/Kennard-repeats-as-Mr.-Basketball COLUMBUS (AP) — Opponents tried everything to stop Luke Kennard as his team played before packed houses everywhere it went. Fans taunted him. There were long lines of autograph-seekers. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:41:21 EST Township trustees gather for fish fry http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152554722/Township-trustees-gather-for-fish-fry GREENVILLE — Darke County Township Association (DCTA) hosted its annual fish fry Tuesday night at the VFW in Greenville, and those in attendance heard from some state officials who attended. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:56:24 EST Commissioners issue proclamation http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152561225/Commissioners-issue-proclamation DARKE COUNTY - The Darke County Commission issued a proclamation Wednesday declaring April as “Child Abuse and Neglect Awareness Month” in Darke County. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:51:22 EST Darke County Chamber leads multi-county wage and benefit survey http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152565702/Darke-County-Chamber-leads-multi-county-wage-and-benefit-survey DARKE COUNTY - For several months, the Darke County Chamber's Human Resources (HR) Council has been discussing the topic of conducting a wage and benefits survey with other chambers in the region. Last month, the HR Council invited chamber... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:06:30 EST Investing in manufacturing to grow Ohio’s middle class http://dailyadvocate.com/news/politics/152565330/Investing-in-manufacturing-to-grow-Ohios-middle-class We know that manufacturing jobs are a ticket to the middle class. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:06:29 EST