Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18:56:23 EST 1800 Man leads deputies on high-speed chase http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter/150706074/Man-leads-deputies-on-high-speed-chase GREENVILLE - A Union City man was charged after he stole a car and led sheriff's deputies on a high-speed chase Thursday evening. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:45:09 EST We need your history http://dailyadvocate.com/news/letters/150688013/We-need-your-history Editor:The Union City, Ohio Wall of History Committee continues to collect history, pictures, items, etc. of our own village and the area. We need your help to continue. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:38:07 EST Commissioners wrap up projects http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150652604/Commissioners-wrap-up-projects November is becoming a memory, Thanksgiving has come and gone, and old man winter is approaching. Halloween starts the official Holiday season, but to most of us, Thanksgiving is the time it really starts. We hope everyone enjoyed their Thanksgiving,... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 12:35:08 EST The sound of silence http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150667073/The-sound-of-silence Keira Knightley says that she prefers silence to music! My initial reaction to that information was “She must have no soul,” a harsh judgment indeed, but one that on second thought did not change much. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:25:09 EST Ohioans aren’t being fooled by President’s ObamaCare hype machine http://dailyadvocate.com/news/politics/150666256/Ohioans-arent-being-fooled-by-Presidents-ObamaCare-hype-machine The president's ObamaCare hype machine recently made its rounds throughout Ohio and across the country – making a stop in Cincinnati to pitch ObamaCare to our local area. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:50:08 EST On and ‘bout Broadway - December http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150684033/On-and-bout-Broadway---December Dec. 1 — The Greenville High School Class of 1953 will meet at Bob Evans for their luncheon. They will finalize plans for a Christmas party at Sally's house, 305 E. Maple Drive, on Dec. 6. Call Carol at 937-459-5989 for... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:34:09 EST An attitude of gratitude http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150671231/An-attitude-of-gratitude It's the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Many workers get Thursday and Friday off with pay and use three days of vacation to get the entire week off. This weekend is also the dynamic kick off of the Christmas holiday shopping season. Historically... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:27:07 EST Young hunters harvest more than 6,400 deer http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural/150675104/Young-hunters-harvest-more-than-6400-deer COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio's young hunters checked 6,453 white-tailed deer during the two-day youth gun season, Nov. 22-23, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). This season provided youth hunters with their first... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:54:07 EST Pet adoption urged during holidays http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/150675363/Pet-adoption-urged-during-holidays DARKE COUNTY — The Darke County Humane Society is pushing to assist animal shelters during this holiday season. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:03:08 EST Greiner, Meckes: Tag-team partners http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/150682940/Greiner-Meckes:-Tag-team-partners GREENVILLE — Since December 1999, Barb Greiner and Shelley Meckes have been co-coordinators of the local Soup Kitchen, both at St. Paul's Lutheran Church and now at Grace Resurrection Community Center (GRCC). Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:20:07 EST Holiday porch pots http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150640232/Holiday-porch-pots We like to create a Holiday Porch Pot in the large urn we use in the summer for annuals and perennials. Porch pots are fresh or living evergreens and holiday décor creatively displayed in a decorative container near the front door or on the patio... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:51:06 EST Woman injured in early morning rollover accident http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150696481/Woman-injured-in-early-morning-rollover-accident GREENVILLE - A woman was transported to Miami Valley Hospital after she was injured in a roll-over accident Thursday morning. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 11:01:12 EST CAUV has saved farmers billions http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural-opinion-politics/150596239/CAUV-has-saved-farmers-billions The Current Agriculture Use Valuation has been a topic of discussion lately. I support this modified tax rate for agricultural land in Ohio because it has saved around $10 billion for farmers in Ohio since 1973. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:48:10 EST Tis the season http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150665287/Tis-the-season Here we are at the end of November, and it is Thanksgiving already! Time really does seem to be flying by and there is a lot to be done! Over the river and through the woods! There is talk of snow this Thanksgiving so bring out the sleigh! Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:11:10 EST Thanksgiving memories shared http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/150672618/Thanksgiving-memories-shared ‪DARKE COUNTY — Just like most holidays, Thanksgiving is celebrated in many different ways by many families. The same holds true for local folks. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 06:15:06 EST Girl donates turkey for community dinner http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news_agricultural/150673265/Girl-donates-turkey-for-community-dinner ARCANUM — Thanks to 9-year-old Kylee Freeman of Arcanum, patrons of Grace Resurrection Community Center (GRCC) in Greenville will have a turkey for their Thanksgiving dinner at an upcoming gathering at GRCC. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 05:39:04 EST To a great season Greenville http://dailyadvocate.com/news/letters-sports/150688544/To-a-great-season-Greenville Editor:To: The 2014 Greenville football team, coaching staff and everyone associated with the program. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 01:53:18 EST Versailles dreams big http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150630187/Versailles-dreams-big VERSAILLES — Versailles has high hopes for the upcoming boys basketball season despite several lingering questions caused by inexperience and injury. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:59:04 EST Consumers should know their rights this holiday shopping season http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150647341/Consumers-should-know-their-rights-this-holiday-shopping-season COLUMBUS, Ohio - As shoppers prepare to take advantage of deals around Thanksgiving and into the holiday shopping season, Attorney General Mike DeWine is encouraging Ohioans to remember their consumer rights. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:31:15 EST Edison Community College professors honored http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/150652024/Edison-Community-College-professors-honored PIQUA - Edison Community College faculty members Rachael Detraz and Sarah Hein recently received the 2014 Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award from the Southwestern Ohio Council for High Education (SOCHE). Detraz and Hein were honored at a faculty... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:17:09 EST