Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Fri, 1 Aug 2014 20:27:16 EST 1800 Steelers sign K Suisham through 2018 season http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50148192/-Steelers-sign-K-Suisham-through-2018-season LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — Shaun Suisham doesn't seem to mind kicking at Heinz Field. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Fowble hanging up the phone http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50121647/Fowble-hanging-up-the-phone GREENVILLE — Susan Fowble was honored at an open house Thursday in observance of her retirement, which goes into effect today.Fowble has worked for the local telephone company for 43-plus years. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Fear not http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50131828/Fear-not Fear is an emotion that exists in people as an instinctual response to potential danger. Fear activates a chemical response in the body that increases blood pressure, tightens muscles, redirects or sharpens the senses and accelerates the heart rate. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Under the radar no more http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50131625/Under-the-radar-no-more Although Darke County Endowment for the Arts has been around for more than two decades, the organization remains pretty much under the radar for most folks. The endowment exists to keep the arts alive forever here in Darke County, a goal that should... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Phillies lose Lee, defeat Nationals 10-4 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50142656/Phillies-lose-Lee-defeat-Nationals-10-4 WASHINGTON (AP) — Ben Revere tied a career-high with four hits and the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Washington Nationals 10-4 on Thursday night despite starter Cliff Lee leaving in the third inning with an elbow injury. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Campers learn survival skills http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50135638/Campers-learn-survival-skills GREENVILLE — Darke County Parks held The Survival Games, a summer day-camp with an overnight adventure for children ages 9-12 this week. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Family Health employees collect 2,000 food items, walk 20,000 miles http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50133163/Family-Health-employees-collect-2000-food-items-walk-20000-miles GREENVILLE — Family Health employees just completed a combined food drive and walking competition.The food drive, it was noted, has been conducted by Family Health since 2008. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST MV football team drops down to Division VII http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50136367/MV-football-team-drops-down-to-Division-VII UNION CITY — Mississinawa Valley's football team will drop down to Division VII, the division for the smallest schools in the Ohio High School Athletic Association, for the 2014 season. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Eldora Speedway uses 2014 momentum to announce 2015 dates http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50135649/-Eldora-Speedway-uses-2014-momentum-to-announce-2015-dates ROSSBURG — While plenty of action remains on Eldora Speedway's robust 2014 schedule of events, track officials are using the momentum of a record-setting year to announce the 2015 dates for their traditional major event... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Darke County reports marijuana eradication http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50130634/Darke-County-reports-marijuana-eradication DARKE COUNTY - On Tuesday, the Darke County Sheriff's Office, along with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI), conducted its annual marijuana eradication. More than 200 marijuana plants were located, with an estimated street value of... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Knick remembered by family, friends http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50100999/Knick-remembered-by-family-friends GREENVILLE — Norma Fae Knick is already being missed by those who knew and loved her.Darke County's first female auditor died July 14 at Wayne HealthCare in Greenville at the age of 90. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Arcanum adopts new utility billing policy http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50119489/Arcanum-adopts-new-utility-billing-policy ARCANUM — The Arcanum Village Council met Tuesday evening to discuss several items of new business, including a change in utility billing policy, Mayor Judy Foureman said. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Group forms for discussion http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50123997/Group-forms-for-discussion DARKE COUNTY — Amanda Hans is a Greenville resident, she's a liberal, and she's also an elected official; Hans was elected to the county central committee in May to represent the Democratic party for her ward. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST MV’s Mallory Livingston named IU East Women’s Athlete Of The Year http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50122597/-MVs-Mallory-Livingston-named-IU-East-Womens-Athlete-Of-The-Year RICHMOND, Ind. — Mallory Livingston made the transition look easy.Livingston evolved from front row focus as a freshman to all-around excellence as a sophomore. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Location changed for Arcanum scrimmage http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50122125/Location-changed-for-Arcanum-scrimmage ARCANUM — The Arcanum High School football scrimmage vs. Brookville on Aug. 16 has been moved to Arcanum. It will be at 10 a.m. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Small town charm and how we are looked upon http://dailyadvocate.com/news/Op-Ed/50120439/Small-town-charm-and-how-we-are-looked-upon We are fortunate to be able to have our three grandchildren from Pennsylvania come to spend time with us each summer. They love to stay at their aunt and uncle's with their cousin. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Maynard Surber bio now available http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50101104/Maynard-Surber-bio-now-available GREENVILLE - Darke County Engineer Jim Surber's father, Maynard, is the focal point of a book that has been published by Amazon and available on Kindle. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Grammy has her groove http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50085740/Grammy-has-her-groove By Pam Drake Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Gift-giving memorable http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50085613/Gift-giving-memorable Daddy's birthday usually stretches over several days around our house. I takes awhile for all eight children to choose an appropriate gift, and when each one manages to do so immediate presentation usually follows. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST One City Mission pays it forward http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50108503/One-City-Mission-pays-it-forward GREENVILLE - One City Mission, is a growing part of Gospel Baptist Church, which “exists to generate a movement of Jesus followers who are passionate about living out the gospel in Greenville,” said Pastor Bill Edwards. One City Mission... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST