Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:41:20 EST 1800 Reading Buddies needed http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/50565837/Reading-Buddies-needed DARKE COUNTY - School is starting and the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is looking for volunteers to be involved with the “Reading Buddies” program again this year. We need you to be one of the volunteers that will read at... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:33:09 EST Former teacher’s aide under investigation for sex with student http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50677139/Former-teachers-aide-under-investigation-for-sex-with-student WINCHESTER, Indiana - A former Randolph County teacher's aide is under investigation after she admitted to having sexual relations with a 16-year-old male student on at least six occasions this year. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:44:07 EST House grudgingly approves arms for Syrian rebels http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50677050/House-grudgingly-approves-arms-for-Syrian-rebels WASHINGTON - The Republican-controlled House voted grudgingly to give the U.S. military authority to train and arm Syrian rebels on Wednesday as President Barack Obama emphasized anew that American forces “do not and will not have a combat... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:19:10 EST Lady Wave volleyball loses matches to Piqua http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50676288/Lady-Wave-volleyball-loses-matches-to-Piqua GREENVILLE – The Greenville junior varsity and varsity volleyball teams struggled against the visiting Piqua Indians on Tuesday, losing to the Indians' JV 2-0 with the varsity girls taking a 3-0 loss. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:48:10 EST Ohio faces high prices for road salt this winter http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50676174/Ohio-faces-high-prices-for-road-salt-this-winter CLEVELAND (AP) — A harsh winter and low inventory have driven up prices for road salt so much that the Ohio Department of Transportation will use an Indiana supplier to meet the needs of the state and communities that had problems obtaining salt... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:40:08 EST Entry information released for Eldora’s DIRTcar Fall Nationals http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50675039/Entry-information-released-for-Eldoras-DIRTcar-Fall-Nationals ROSSBURG — Entry information for Eldora Speedway's DIRTcar Fall Nationals presented by Allstar Performance (Oct. 2, 3 and 4) featuring UMP Modifieds and UMP Late Models has been released. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:03:13 EST Reid Oncology Associates receives special quality certification http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health/50632207/Reid-Oncology-Associates-receives-special-quality-certification RICHMOND, Indiana - Reid Oncology Associates has been recognized by the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI®) Certification Program, an affiliate of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). The QOPI® Certification Program... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:58:09 EST Greenville boys soccer loses to undefeated Butler http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50674201/-Greenville-boys-soccer-loses-to-undefeated-Butler GREENVILLE – The Vandalia-Butler Aviators varsity boys soccer team brought its perfect 10-0 record to town Tuesday in a match up against the Greenville Green Wave. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:52:09 EST New book published on Annie Oakley http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/50641921/New-book-published-on-Annie-Oakley GREENVILLE - The Garst Museum and the National Annie Oakley Center announces the publication of a new book on Annie Oakley authored by Marilyn Robbins. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:23:13 EST Amish Cook enjoys time with family http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50673629/Amish-Cook-enjoys-time-with-family Hi to all of you. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:57:06 EST Lady Wave tennis sweeps Trotwood http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50673342/Lady-Wave-tennis-sweeps-Trotwood TROTWOOD — The Greenville girls tennis team swept Trotwood-Madison 5-0 in a Greater Western Ohio Conference match on Tuesday in Trotwood. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:36:09 EST Versailles beats St. Henry, loses match to Russia http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50672410/Versailles-beats-St.-Henry-loses-match-to-Russia CELINA — The Versailles boys golf team beat St. Henry and lost to Russia in a three-team match on Tuesday at Mercer County Elks Golf Club. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:47:14 EST Greenville girls golf places 3rd in tri-match http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50672250/Greenville-girls-golf-places-3rd-in-tri-match CLAYTON — The Greenville girls golf team lost a three-team match against Chaminade Julienne and Northmont on Tuesday. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:37:12 EST Arcanum girls golf shoots season low http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50672048/Arcanum-girls-golf-shoots-season-low ARCANUM — The Arcanum girls golf team shot a season-low round on Tuesday in a tri-match against Fort Recovery and Minster on the Lakeview portion of Beechwood Golf Course. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:26:13 EST FM volleyball sweeps Bethel http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50671764/FM-volleyball-sweeps-Bethel TIPP CITY — The Franklin Monroe volleyball team swept Bethel in a Cross County Conference match on Tuesday 25-18, 25-22, 26-24. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:09:14 EST School resource officer off to good start http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/50654839/School-resource-officer-off-to-good-start GREENVILLE - Greenville City Schools Superintendent Doug Fries said the 2014-2015 academic year is off to a positive start with the addition of a school resource officer (SRO) at the high school. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:43:07 EST Greenville schedules winter sports meeting http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50670711/Greenville-schedules-winter-sports-meeting GREENVILLE — Greenville High School and Junior High will host their winter sport preseason meeting at 7 p.m. Oct. 21 at the GHS gym. All athletes and parents planning to participate in a winter sport are required to attend. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:56:12 EST New display at museum http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/50653145/New-display-at-museum VERSAILLES - The Versailles Area Historical Society's museum, thanks the DeMange family for their wonderful display “Our Life Is Music” that has been featured in the north gallery over the summer. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:27:09 EST ‘I struggle every day’ http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health-home_top-news/50652712/I-struggle-every-day UNION CITY, Indiana - Kanon Burton of neighboring Winchester said the butterfly that landed on his neck during the butterfly release at Sunday's SOUL (Survivors of Unspeakable Loss) Walk in Harter Park here was a sign from his... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:06:04 EST Wreaths displayed at doctor’s office http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural/50652405/Wreaths-displayed-at-doctors-office GREENVILLE - The Butterflies Junior Garden Club appreciated Western Ohio Obstetrics & Gynecology, Dr. Peter Lachiewicz and Dr. Patrick Karr, for providing funding for the wreaths the junior garden club decorated for the Wednesday fair flower... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:43:04 EST