Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Mon, 4 May 2015 09:42:30 EST 1800 Arcanum News http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/153246939/Arcanum-News The Gordon United Methodist Women will be having their annual Pork Loin Dinner for Missions on Saturday, May 9 at 5 p.m. The meal will consist of Pork Loin, cheesy potatoes, green beans, choice of salads, desserts and drinks. The cost is $8 for... Mon, 4 May 2015 03:31:22 EST Wakefield ancestors pen book http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/153276639/Wakefield-ancestors-pen-book GREENVILLE – The Darke County Genealogical Society recently hosted local authors Betty Brodrick and Marilyn Fritz to discuss their newest book “Charlotte's Bell.” Sun, 3 May 2015 18:51:21 EST Senate Advisory Committee on testing recommends improvements to state tests http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/153252888/Senate-Advisory-Committee-on-testing-recommends-improvements-to-state-tests COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Senate Advisory Committee on Testing, appointed March 4 by Senate President Keith Faber (R-Celina), has completed its recommendations to improve state testing for next school year. The 30-member committee chaired by State... Sun, 3 May 2015 14:16:21 EST Portman faces balancing act on trade as he seeks re-election http://dailyadvocate.com/news/politics/153274971/Portman-faces-balancing-act-on-trade-as-he-seeks-re-election WASHINGTON - Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio is maneuvering with care as he runs for re-election in a swing state while cautiously supporting a free-trade deal that even some fellow Republicans fear could lead to job losses back home. Sun, 3 May 2015 11:11:21 EST Teen seriously injured in rollover http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/153274843/Teen-seriously-injured-in-rollover NEW MADISON - A Greenville teen was seriously injured Saturday after his vehicle traveled of a roadway and rolled over multiple times. Sun, 3 May 2015 10:41:22 EST Last Sarah Run scheduled http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health-home_top/153220891/Last-Sarah-Run-scheduled DARKE COUNTY — Alan Whittaker said the eighth annual Sarah Run set for June 12 and 13 will be the last of the poker runs. Sun, 3 May 2015 09:56:22 EST New projects unveiled http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health-home_top/153221067/New-projects-unveiled GREENVILLE — Officials at the Brethren Retirement Community (BRC) unveiled two new projects to the public late Wednesday afternoon….the opening of the newly renovated living neighborhood in Oakview 3 Assisted Living Neighborhood and the... Sat, 2 May 2015 22:06:22 EST Versailles beats No. 1 Coldwater http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153272579/Versailles-beats-No.-1-Coldwater COLDWATER – The Versailles baseball team beat No. 1 Coldwater on Friday, shutting out the Cavaliers in a Midwest Athletic Conference game. Sat, 2 May 2015 19:41:22 EST Versailles loses in extra innings http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153272560/Versailles-loses-in-extra-innings VERSAILLES – The Versailles baseball team lost 7-5 in extra innings to Wapakoneta on Thursday, falling 7-5 in nine innings. Sat, 2 May 2015 19:36:22 EST Ansonia softball sweeps doubleheader at Dixie http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153272065/Ansonia-softball-sweeps-doubleheader-at-Dixie NEW LEBANON – The Ansonia Lady Tigers were on a road mission Saturday as the squad travelled to New Lebanon for twin bill against Dixie. Sat, 2 May 2015 19:11:21 EST Arcanum sweeps doubleheader at Marion Local http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153271558/Arcanum-sweeps-doubleheader-at-Marion-Local MARIA STEIN – The Arcanum softball team broke out of a slump on Saturday by sweeping a doubleheader against Marion Local with 9-2 and 7-3 victories. Sat, 2 May 2015 18:56:21 EST Arcanum loses at Milton-Union http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153271058/Arcanum-loses-at-Milton-Union WEST MILTON – The Arcanum baseball team lost 9-3 at Milton-Union on Friday. Sat, 2 May 2015 17:36:21 EST MV’s lead slips away vs. South http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153270957/MVs-lead-slips-away-vs.-South UNION CITY – An early lead slipped away as the Mississinawa Valley softball team lost 6-4 to Twin Valley South on Friday in Cross County Conference action. Sat, 2 May 2015 17:31:22 EST Versailles softball run rules Tri-Village http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153270815/Versailles-softball-run-rules-Tri-Village NEW MADISON – The Versailles softball team run ruled Tri-Village 16-1 in five innings on Friday. Sat, 2 May 2015 17:21:22 EST Wave increase win streak to 20 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153270290/Wave-increase-win-streak-to-20 COVINGTON – The Greenville softball team recorded its 20th consecutive win on Friday, defeating previously undefeated Covington 5-2 in a matchup of state-ranked teams. Sat, 2 May 2015 16:56:23 EST Bull rider donates to cause http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health-home_top/153196738/Bull-rider-donates-to-cause VERSAILLES — Kelsy Young has done it again. Sat, 2 May 2015 10:41:21 EST Where are you going? http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153243102/Where-are-you-going As I view our society, it seems like there are so many people who really have no direction in there lives. They may have a general idea that they are traveling through life, but with out a goal or a finial destination in mind. Many people (especially... Sat, 2 May 2015 10:11:21 EST Church presenting 2 concerts in May http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153201325/Church-presenting-2-concerts-in-May GREENVILLE — Allegiance will be coming from Nashville Tennessee, May 9 at 6:30 p.m. to the Triumphant Christian Center in Greenville. Sat, 2 May 2015 09:31:22 EST Love is the test http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153200647/Love-is-the-test The first line of John 3:16 gives the true definition of love, “For God so loved the world that He gave…” I Corinthians 13 is what many people call, “the love chapter,” but in the King James Bible the word love is not in... Sat, 2 May 2015 08:56:21 EST Spreading the news http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153200511/Spreading-the-news A famous writer once remarked that he never bothered to read the newspaper or watch the news on t.v. because if something important were to happen, he knew his friends would tell him about it! Sat, 2 May 2015 08:46:21 EST