Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:05:33 EST 1800 10 girls vie for Miss Annie Oakley title http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/312274/10-girls-vie-for-Miss-Annie-Oakley-title GREENVILLE - Ten young women will be practicing tonight for the Miss Annie Oakley Shooting Contest for Wednesday night's preliminaries and Thursday's finals. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Back-to-school means immunizations http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health/315338/Back-to-school-means-immunizations GREENVILLE - Preparing for school means gathering supplies and backpacks. It's also the perfect time to make sure children are up to date on their vaccines. Getting all of the recommended vaccines is one of the most important things parents can... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Churches help needy http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/307459/Churches-help-needy Humanity turning on itself is front page news this week. The innocence destroyed when the Malaysian airliner was apparently shot out of the air leaves a sickening taste of war and sorrow for those caught in the deadly actions of the organized military... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST JERRY RIEMAN SR. http://dailyadvocate.com/news/obits/312641/JERRY-RIEMAN-SR. NEW HARRISON - Jerry L. “Fat Man” Rieman Sr., 65, of New Harrison, died early morning, July 19, 2014, at the Baton Rouge Health Services Community in Lima. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Local fire departments receive $10,000 grants http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/308155/Local-fire-departments-receive-$10000-grants DARKE COUNTY - State Fire Marshal Larry Flowers visited Darke County on Friday to present checks for $10,000 to Rossburg and Arcanum fire departments to help in purchasing new small equipment, and to hold listening sessions to learn the concerns of... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Attorneys to renegotiate UCI man’s plea in murder case http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-news/312750/Attorneys-to-renegotiate-UCI-mans-plea-in-murder-case MERCER COUNTY - Attorneys continue to negotiate plea agreements for one of two of the Union City men who while high on methamphetamine allegedly robbed and murdered two Ft. Recovery residents - charges typically eligible for a death... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Woman held on theft of prescription drugs http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-news/318257/Woman-held-on-theft-of-prescription-drugs DARKE COUNTY — A 23-year-old Greenville woman was recently arraigned on theft of prescription drugs without consent in the Darke County Court of Common Pleas. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Two pedestrians struck on Broadway http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/317647/Two-pedestrians-struck-on-Broadway GREENVILLE - Two pedestrians were struck in the crosswalk at the intersection of South Broadway and Fourth Street on Saturday around 11:47 a.m. according to reports from Greenville Police Department. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Young Lady Wave soccer team gets baptism by fire http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/316277/Young-Lady-Wave-soccer-team-gets-baptism-by-fire CLAYTON — A young Greenville girls soccer team got a taste of high school soccer this past weekend as the Lady Wave competed in a preseason tournament hosted by Northmont. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Tryouts scheduled for fastpitch softball teams http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/315601/Tryouts-scheduled-for-fastpitch-softball-teams COVINGTON — Tryouts for 2015 fastpitch softball 10U through 18U teams have been scheduled for July and August in Covington. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Registration open for fall baseball http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/315369/Registration-open-for-fall-baseball DARKE COUNTY — The sixth season of Darke County fall baseball is getting ready to start down at Greenville's Sater Ballpark. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Greenville hosts Treaty City Shootout youth softball tournament http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/314846/Greenville-hosts-Treaty-City-Shootout-youth-softball-tournament GREENVILLE — Greenville was host to the 8U and 10U All Star Girls softball tournament under the direction of Greenville Girls Softball Association president Eric Fellers this past weekend. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Annie Oakley Tournament largest ever with 65 teams http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/314353/Annie-Oakley-Tournament-largest-ever-with-65-teams GREENVILLE — This year's Annie Oakley Tournament was the largest in event history with 65 youth baseball teams from Ohio and Indiana playing Thursday through Sunday in Greenville. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Runners, walked cloaked in bright colors to support Dayton Children’s Hospital http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/313127/Runners-walked-cloaked-in-bright-colors-to-support-Dayton-Childrens-Hospital GREENVILLE — Color Blaze 5K was a big success as all ages came in white and went home brightly colored after an untimed 5K race at the Darke County Fairgrounds. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Werth’s double in 9th helps Nats beat Brewers 5-4 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/5325740/Werths-double-in-9th-helps-Nats-beat-Brewers-5-4 WASHINGTON (AP) — Bottom of the ninth, game tied and the potential winning run is on base. In these moments, there is nowhere Jayson Werth would rather be than walking to the plate with bat in hand. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Adams announces recognition of McCulloch http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/5325625/Adams-announces-recognition-of-McCulloch COLUMBUS - State Rep. Richard Adams (R-Troy) announced Friday that the Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board (CSRAB) has approved the placement of a bust of former Speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives, William Moore McCulloch, in the great... Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fan access adds to 1-800 Carcash Mudsummer Classic experience http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/5325572/Fan-access-adds-to-1-800-Carcash-Mudsummer-Classic-experience ROSSBURG — Fans attending the 1-800 CarCash Mudsummer Classic, the second running of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series only event on dirt, will experience even more access to the drivers, teams and trucks on Tuesday and Wednesday at Eldora... Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Picnic’s offerings attract crowds http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/5324674/Picnics-offerings-attract-crowds NORTH STAR - The cruise-in car show, the band Renegade and co-ed softball games bought people to North Star Saturday during its 63rd annual picnic, while others arrived on Sunday for more activities. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ohio Cardinals semipro football team plays host to team from Akron http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/5325515/Ohio-Cardinals-semipro-football-team-plays-host-to-team-from-Akron GREENVILLE – Playing in its inaugural season, the Ohio Cardinals semi-pro football team lost 63-6 on Saturday at home to a very talented and experienced N.E.O. (Akron) Silverbacks football team. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cancer Awareness/Health Day near http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/5324704/Cancer-Awareness/Health-Day-near UNION CITY, Ind. - The Union City Elks Lodge is hosting a Cancer Awareness/Health Day event that is free to the public from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the lodge at 318 N. Columbia St. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST