Daily Advocate- RSS NEWS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS Sun, 19 Apr 2015 00:39:26 EST 1800 Bus driver fails to yield, hits teen driver http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/153004022/Bus-driver-fails-to-yield-hits-teen-driver ARCANUM - A Franklin Monroe school bus driver failed to yield at a stop sign Friday afternoon and traveled into the path of a teenage driver. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:41:22 EST Red Cross to honor veterans http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152960369/Red-Cross-to-honor-veterans DARKE COUNTY - The American Red Cross will be honoring local veterans and active military and treating them, and their families and friends, to a free concert at St. Clair Memorial Hall on Sunday, May 3. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:01:21 EST Running life’s obstacle course http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/152939720/Running-lifes-obstacle-course There are some individuals in our church family who are members of the United States Air Force and are stationed at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base nearby. I greatly appreciate their faithful service for our nation! Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:16:21 EST A call to Christians http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/152955632/A-call-to-Christians The Bible calls us to “Come now, and let us reason together …” (Isaiah 1:8). Specifically, the topic in Isaiah is our righteousness, but today I would like Christians to sit and think, to reason about the Christian message and the... Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:26:22 EST What about this ‘rejoicing’ stuff? http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/152955454/What-about-this-rejoicing-stuff I know that many Christians have trouble with Paul's instructions to “rejoice in the Lord always” (Philippians 4:4). Honestly, how can we be expected to “rejoice” when there are so many bad things happening in our lives... Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:16:22 EST Students have more college credit options http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news_education/152943413/Students-have-more-college-credit-options DARKE COUNTY — For most Darke County schools, the implementation of the College Credit Plus (CCP) program won't be too difficult next year, and it will make available more options for students' educations. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 01:41:21 EST Scholls retiring as 4-H advisers http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news_agricultural/152959457/Scholls-retiring-as-4-H-advisers UNION CITY, Ohio — Ralph and Ruth Scholl have retired as 4-H advisers of the Darke County Beef Club after 27 years. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 03:51:21 EST Arcanum woman airlifted from accident scene http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152976075/Arcanum-woman-airlifted-from-accident-scene GREENVILLE — Darke County first responders were on the scene of a two-car collision approximately 11:03 a.m. Thursday morning.The accident took place at the intersection of U.S. Route 127 and Kruckeberg Road. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 20:56:23 EST Common Pleas Court http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter/152961532/Common-Pleas-Court GREENVILLE — Jonathan P. Hein, judge of the Darke County Court of Common Pleas, reported on the following action undertaken by the court for the month of March 2015: Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:36:22 EST School treasurer Barga retiring http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news_education/152959532/School-treasurer-Barga-retiring VERSAILLES — After 24 1/2 years as treasurer of Versailles Exempted Village Schools, Alan Barga has decided it's time to retire.His retirement takes effect April 30. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:41:21 EST I’m here to help http://dailyadvocate.com/news/politics/152946037/Im-here-to-help During his presidency, Abraham Lincoln would meet regularly in the White House with ordinary Americans, even during the darkest days of the war. He called these meetings his “public opinion baths.” Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:11:24 EST A welcome home to Vietnam and Vietnam Era veterans http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152880576/A-welcome-home-to-Vietnam-and-Vietnam-Era-veterans PIQUA, Ohio - Soldiers returning from deployment to Vietnam were told what to expect. There could be anti-war signs at the airports, shouting protestors, and at times, they would be spat upon. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 13:56:27 EST Two-car collision at 127, Kruckeberg http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152962960/Two-car-collision-at-127-Kruckeberg GREENVILLE — Darke County first responders were on the scene of a two-car collision approximately 11 a.m. Thursday morning.The accident took place at the intersection of Ohio 127 and Kruckeberg Road. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:06:22 EST MV Elementary presents musical revue http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/152831050/MV-Elementary-presents-musical-revue Thu, 16 Apr 2015 08:41:24 EST Heritage award presented to Robbins http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/152880675/Heritage-award-presented-to-Robbins GREENVILLE - Marilyn Robbins, a.k.a. “Garst's Annie Oakley” was recently presented the Heritage Award, and truly epitomizes it, said museum personnel. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:56:22 EST Scout project enhances Bear’s Mill site http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152924609/Scout-project-enhances-Bears-Mill-site GREENVILLE — One Versailles Boy Scout is about to earn his Eagle rank after completing a project at Bear's Mill in Greenville. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:46:23 EST Ohio Wildlife Council approves 2015-2016 hunting regulations http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural/152880801/Ohio-Wildlife-Council-approves-2015-2016-hunting-regulations COLUMBUS, Ohio - A reduction in white-tailed deer bag limits and antlerless permit use during the 2015-2016 hunting seasons were among regulations approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council at its scheduled meeting on April 8, according to the Ohio... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:56:21 EST Secretary Husted appeals federal court decision http://dailyadvocate.com/news/politics/152946888/Secretary-Husted-appeals-federal-court-decision COLUMBUS, Ohio – On Wednesday, Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted appealed a federal court's refusal to grant summary judgment in the case of Citizens in Charge, Inc. vs. Husted (Case No. 2:13-cv-935). The court declined to grant the... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:41:21 EST Ohio means jobs for everyone http://dailyadvocate.com/news/politics/152945906/Ohio-means-jobs-for-everyone No matter whether you are a student, a veteran, or simply looking for new career ideas, Ohio has a great resource to help everyone with their next move. Ohio's employment and resource website, OhioMeansJobs.com, is a one-stop shop to connect... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:31:21 EST Webber released from prison http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/152938931/Webber-released-from-prison GREENVILLE — The Greenville dad sent to prison last year after his 16-month-old daughter was found dead in her crib will be released from prison, following a video hearing held in Darke County Common Pleas Court Wednesday morning, but Judge... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 13:31:25 EST