Daily Advocate- RSS NEWS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18:54:44 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 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 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 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 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 Assistance to help thousands of fish producers http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural/150667034/Assistance-to-help-thousands-of-fish-producers WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced Tuesday that nearly 2,500 applicants will receive disaster assistance through the Emergency Assistance for Livestock, Honeybees, and Farm-Raised Fish Program (ELAP) for... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:24:05 EST Library hosting holiday events http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/150673600/Library-hosting-holiday-events BRADFORD — The Bradford Public Library is planning various happenings during the month of December, including its annual cookie exchange, craft workshops, group meetings, history presentation and vendor event, as well as its normal... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:33:04 EST Donations make holiday illumination possible http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/150666685/Donations-make-holiday-illumination-possible GREENVILLE - This holiday season, the Greenville City Park Board is attempting to light up the park and add to the festive atmosphere for members of the community to enjoy. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:32:12 EST WIA program combats youth unemployment http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150671458/WIA-program-combats-youth-unemployment DARKE COUNTY — Generation Opportunity stated in its Millennial Job Report that the United States had a (U-3) youth unemployment rate of 9 percent, and a (U-6) youth unemployment rate of 14.7 percent during the month of October. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:32:07 EST Two arrested as part of ‘Operation Safety Net’ http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter/150670482/Two-arrested-as-part-of-Operation-Safety-Net DAYTON, Ohio - Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio Carter Stewart announced today the arrests of two Dayton area residents suspected of creating and selling dozens of forged painkiller prescriptions... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:28:06 EST Truck catches fire at accident scene http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150666004/Truck-catches-fire-at-accident-scene DARKE COUNTY - A truck caught fire Monday after the driver of the vehicle tried to avoid an accident without success. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:48:04 EST October students of the month http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/150500172/October-students-of-the-month Students of the Month for October from Arcanum Middle School are (back row, left to right) Nicholas Fry, JT Whittaker, Tyler Pfahler and Tanner Delk. (Front row, left to right) Riley Miller, McKinsey Willis, Sasha Derringer and Eleanor Pease. Also,... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:38:20 EST In the top 100 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150647713/In-the-top-100 MINSTER — A group of area churches and the Louis Sullivan-designed People's Federal Savings Bank in downtown Sidney will be among 100 Ohio buildings listed in “SAH Archipedia,” an online compendium of architechturally... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:40:13 EST Rep. Richard Adams receives award for distinguished public service http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150630359/Rep.-Richard-Adams-receives-award-for-distinguished-public-service COLUMBUS—State Representative Richard Adams (R-Troy) recently received the 2014 Paul E. Gillmor Lifetime Public Service Award. He was honored November 13th during the Ohio Bankers' League Annual Meeting. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:39:06 EST Bill impacting lethal injection executions passes Ohio House http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150630198/Bill-impacting-lethal-injection-executions-passes-Ohio-House COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio House of Representatives today passed legislation that defines additional guidelines and certain protections for individuals involved with lethal injections in Ohio. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:34:16 EST