Daily Advocate- RSS NEWS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS Sat, 23 May 2015 12:25:05 EST 1800 Homeless couple reports success http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/153559283/Homeless-couple-reports-success DARKE COUNTY — Community Action Partnership (CAP) of the Greater Dayton Area is a nonprofit Community Action Agency committed to eliminating poverty and promoting self-sufficiency by providing various programs and services for individuals and... Sat, 23 May 2015 11:21:25 EST Phelan recognized for 25 years of service http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/153632294/Phelan-recognized-for-25-years-of-service SIDNEY – The Ohio Department of Transportation District 7 would like to recognize Phelan Insurance for 25 years of service with the Adopt-A-Highway program. The group has been picking up litter along a two-mile stretch of State Route 47 in Darke... Sat, 23 May 2015 09:46:21 EST The Focus http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153579110/The-Focus It's time to observe Memorial Day! Having grown up in Ironton, Ohio, I recall many, many Memorial Day observances with a proud heart! Ironton, Ohio lays claim to the nation's oldest continuously running Memorial Day parade. Sat, 23 May 2015 08:36:21 EST Student ‘toasts’ tutor http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/153628414/Student-toasts-tutor GREENVILLE — A Mississinawa Valley fourth-grader let everyone at the Achievement Center for Educational Success' (ACES) End-of-Year Celebration what she thinks of the woman who tutored her. Fri, 22 May 2015 13:36:21 EST Ansonia FFA attends convention http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural-news_education/153585412/Ansonia-FFA-attends-convention COLUMBUS — Ansonia FFA students, along with advisers Jennifer Knick and Brad Lentz, attended the 87th Ohio FFA Convention at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus. Fri, 22 May 2015 12:36:24 EST RAK: “Random Acts of Kindness” http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/153609296/RAK:-Random-Acts-of-Kindness It is often heard that each generation of students has flaws that make them a poor representation for what our future has in store, as a community, as a state and as a country. I am often asked how I can work in education and routinely told by others... Fri, 22 May 2015 09:56:21 EST Ressler: Top patroller in Miami Valley http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news_education/153577397/Ressler:-Top-patroller-in-Miami-Valley ANSONIA — An Ansonia sixth-grader was named the 2015 AAA School Safety Patroller of the Year, an honor of the highest regard, this award recognizes exemplary leadership qualities, safety skills, school involvement and... Thu, 21 May 2015 23:06:21 EST Police log http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter/153617861/Police-log May 12-2:25 p.m.: theft. A juvenile was cited at the high school for theft of two staff members' key cards.May 14 Thu, 21 May 2015 21:56:21 EST Woman transported after crash http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/153623301/Woman-transported-after-crash NEAVE TWP. — An Eldorado woman was transported for possible injuries following a two-vehicle collision May 13 at 7:18 a.m. Thu, 21 May 2015 17:31:21 EST Commissioners support online voter registration http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/153632271/Commissioners-support-online-voter-registration DARKE COUNTY — At its Wednesday session, the Darke County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution favoring online voter registration in the Buckeye State. Thu, 21 May 2015 17:26:22 EST Kuck sentenced to 7 years http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/153639307/Kuck-sentenced-to-7-years GREENVILLE — After being convicted of rape and sexual battery in April, Klint Kuck is now behind bars following his sentencing Thursday afternoon in Darke County Common Pleas Court. Thu, 21 May 2015 15:16:21 EST Holsapple named operations VP http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/153580954/Holsapple-named-operations-VP TIPP CITY — Pamela Holsapple, vice president of operations at Monroe Federal Savings and Loan Association in Tipp City, was among 20 bankers from across Ohio who recently graduated from the 2014-2015 Bank Leadership Institute at the Ohio Bankers... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:06:20 EST Bill seeks safe ‘vape’ packaging http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/153609014/Bill-seeks-safe-vape-packaging DARKE COUNTY – A bill in the Ohio legislature would enact a new safeguard to protect children from ingesting nicotine-laced liquids. Thu, 21 May 2015 09:46:21 EST Edison students receive honor http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/153611604/Edison-students-receive-honor PIQUA — Two Edison Community College students have been named to the 2015 Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) All-Ohio Academic Team. Kerrie Josefovsky, of Piqua, and Lucas Purdin, of Greenville, have been selected as two of this year's 51 recipients... Wed, 20 May 2015 19:26:21 EST Ohio Hunters check more than 17,600 Wild Turkeys http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural/153588740/Ohio-Hunters-check-more-than-17600-Wild-Turkeys COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio hunters checked 17,638 wild turkeys during the combined 2015 spring wild turkey hunting season and youth wild turkey hunting season, April 18-May 17, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Wed, 20 May 2015 14:31:34 EST Education briefs http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural-news_education/153611936/Education-briefs Greenhouse sale closes year Wed, 20 May 2015 14:31:28 EST Grand jury http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter/153612618/Grand-jury GREENVILLE — R. Kelly Ormsby III, prosecuting attorney for Darke County, released the following report on indictments recently handed down by the grand jury: Wed, 20 May 2015 14:31:23 EST Teen killed in crash http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/153615651/Teen-killed-in-crash RANDOLPH COUNTY, Ind. — A Ridgeville, Indiana, teen was killed in a one-vehicle crash early Monday morning. Wed, 20 May 2015 13:56:23 EST Marigolds planted for moms http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural-news_education/153583598/Marigolds-planted-for-moms ANSONIA — For Mother's Day this year the Ansonia FFA members got their hands a little dirty to warm the hearts of local mothers. Wed, 20 May 2015 11:46:21 EST Dill starts internship at Ohio State Extension http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural/153589017/Dill-starts-internship-at-Ohio-State-Extension DARKE COUNTY - Taylor Dill, a junior at Wilmington College, majoring in Agronomy and Religion and Philosophy will be interning with The Ohio State University Extension office in Greenville this spring and summer. Wed, 20 May 2015 02:16:21 EST