Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Mon, 14 Jul 2014 03:15:45 EST 1800 Relay for Life set this week http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/5261026/Relay-for-Life-set-this-week DARKE COUNTY - The Darke County American Cancer Society's Relay for Life was proclaimed this week by the Commissioners, as the society saves lives and creates more birthdays by helping people, finding cures, according to the... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Booming popularity of youth track camp helps Wave’s varsity program http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/5266764/Booming-popularity-of-youth-track-camp-helps-Waves-varsity-program GREENVILLE — After completing the 14th year of his youth camp Friday, Greenville varsity track and field coach Bill Plessinger said he's seen the camp pay dividends for the youth athletes and his high school program. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Speed, alcohol suspected in overnight fatality http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/5267934/Speed-alcohol-suspected-in-overnight-fatality HOLLANSBURG - On Sunday, at approximately 7:28 a.m. Darke County Deputies, Darke County Coroner's Office, Darke County Sheriff's Accident Reconstruction Team, Tri Village Rescue, Hollansburg Fire were dispatched to the 600 block... Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Man sentenced for aggravated burglary http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/5267418/Man-sentenced-for-aggravated-burglary DARKE COUNTY - Regardless of family and employer support, one Darke County young man was recently sentenced up to three years in Ohio's Department of Corrections for aggravated burglary. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST First Fridays in downtown Greenville remain busy http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/5267467/First-Fridays-in-downtown-Greenville-remain-busy GREENVILLE - Main Street Greenville provided another fun-filled First Friday event in downtown Greenville Friday evening with a volunteer fair featuring nearly 20 local organizations and many fun activities for the whole family, including a petting... Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Anything and everything http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/5255472/Anything-and-everything The Arcanum Historical Society will be holding their annual Anything and Everything Rummage Sale on Wednesday from 1 to 6 p.m., Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 pm. at the historical building at 123 W. George St. Among... Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST $11,000 purse highlights truck and tractor pulls http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/5266880/$11000-purse-highlights-truck-and-tractor-pulls GREENVILLE – The Darke County Tractor Pullers Association held its Friday night Truck and Tractor Pull at the Power of the Past featuring six classes plus a special bonus for the fans in attendance. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Greenville grad continues baseball career with Grand Lake Mariners http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/5250106/Greenville-grad-continues-baseball-career-with-Grand-Lake-Mariners CELINA — Greenville alumnus Jacob Burk is continuing his baseball career this summer as a member of the Grand Lake Mariners, a Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League team in Celina. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Darke a celebrating county http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/5207870/Darke-a-celebrating-county Darke County is one celebrating area. We've already have had several, with some more on the radar.I'm excited about the Annie Oakley Festival coming to York Woods. It's... Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 5 boys, 19 girls among royalty contenders http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/5239202/5-boys-19-girls-among-royalty-contenders GREENVILLE - Five boys and 19 girls will be vying for titles at the Darke County Junior Fair Pageant set for 7 p.m. Tuesday at Memorial Hall in Greenville. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Darke County’s cutest kid chosen http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/5237978/Darke-Countys-cutest-kid-chosen GREENVILLE - The people have spoken and have chosen the cutest kid in Darke County - Hailee Skye Worsham Sat, 12 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Greenville’s Jenkinson looking for early success at UC http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/5237692/Greenvilles-Jenkinson-looking-for-early-success-at-UC GREENVILLE — Greenville's Bryce Jenkinson wanted to commit to a college football program early so he could get some pressure off and focus on his senior season with the Green Wave. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rollins’ HRs lead Phillies over Nats http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/5264853/Rollins-HRs-lead-Phillies-over-Nats PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ever since Philadelphia general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. called his team's offense “poor” and predicted changes, the Phillies haven't lost. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Former auxiliary deputy arraigned http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/5257348/Former-auxiliary-deputy-arraigned DARKE COUNTY - A former Darke County auxiliary deputy's saga continued in the Darke County Courts of Common Pleas Friday as his attorney entered a plea of not guilty to four more counts of third degree felony sexual battery of a teenaged... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Woman jailed following drug bust http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/5255933/Woman-jailed-following-drug-bust GREENVILLE - On Thursday, the Darke County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit, along with Darke County deputies, conducted a buy/bust operation at 851 Martin Street. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Foureman enjoying mayoral role http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/5246831/Foureman-enjoying-mayoral-role ARCANUM - Judy Foureman is enjoying her term as mayor of Arcanum, a position her husband, the late Larry Foureman, held for quite a few years. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Troy beats Greenville Legion by 1 run http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/5250551/Troy-beats-Greenville-Legion-by-1-run TROY — Greenville Legion Post 140 came up one run short on the road in a 4-3 loss to Troy Legion Post 43. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘Sharp’ shooters to compete http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/5246251/Sharp-shooters-to-compete LINDA MOODY/Advocate photo Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 168 girls attend Versailles’ youth basketball camp http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/5248871/168-girls-attend-Versailles-youth-basketball-camp VERSAILLES — A record number of girls from Versailles and beyond attended Versailles' youth girls basketball camp this week. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The blame game http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/5248583/The-blame-game To everything there is a reason, that's a given, but it doesn't have to be reason enough for quitting, giving up or staying stuck. The blame game makes sure nothing ever changes in a life except the excuses and there can be a bevy of... Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST