Daily Advocate- RSS NEWS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:46:30 EST 1800 Driver apprehended after foot chase http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/50689956/Driver-apprehended-after-foot-chase PITSBURG - A young man was apprehended after a foot chase after it was learned that he had been driving a stolen car involved in an accident. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:16:06 EST Tri-Village to hold public hearing http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/50632315/Tri-Village-to-hold-public-hearing NEW MADISON – Tri-Village Local School District will hold a public hearing to discuss the use of federal Special Education IDEA Part B funds and Title funds as well as District Records Retention prior to the September board meeting on Monday,... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:15:15 EST Digital Day at Bradford library http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/50632312/Digital-Day-at-Bradford-library BRADFORD - Digital Day at Bradford Public Library (BPL) will be held on Monday, Sept. 29 at two times for your convenience. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:14:05 EST NAMI schedules Darke County support group http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health/50632194/NAMI-schedules-Darke-County-support-group GREENVILLE - The local chapter of NAMI (National Alliance for Mental Illness) has scheduled a new support group meeting beginning in September. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:56:07 EST Indictments handed down http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-news/50688110/Indictments-handed-down DARKE COUNTY - R. Kelly Ormsby III, prosecuting attorney for Darke County, has released the following report on Grand Jury activity recently conducted by his office: Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:58:05 EST September is Gynecological Cancer Awareness Month http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health-opinion/50653727/September-is-Gynecological-Cancer-Awareness-Month Oh no! Did someone say the “c” word? What is it about cancer that makes everyone want to run and hide like the person has leprosy or something? We hear so much about cancers these days and as important as Breast cancer awareness is, I... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:58:13 EST Losses ‘still too fresh’ http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health-news/50670738/Losses-still-too-fresh UNION CITY, Ind. - Sandy Garee walked Sunday's SOUL Walk in Harter Park here in memory of her parents and her husband.Talking about them still chokes her up, and rightfully so. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:56:11 EST Sales closing date for fall crops in Ohio http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural/50685008/Sales-closing-date-for-fall-crops-in-Ohio SPRINGFIELD, Illinois ― The USDA's Risk Management Agency (RMA) reminds Ohio producers of wheat and winter barley that they have until sales closing on September 30 to purchase crop insurance or make a change to their existing... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:49:19 EST Teen headed for Bible bee nationals http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-religion/50684500/Teen-headed-for-Bible-bee-nationals GREENVILLE - Sixteen-year-old Valerie Berdine is advancing to the nationals in the Bible Bee and, if she gets enough sponsorship, plans to attend that event in Orlando, Fla., at the end of October. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:17:09 EST Broken promise http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural-opinion/50652517/Broken-promise In 1970 there was a significant election for governor that resulted in the Ohio State Income Tax first being passed. Local real estate property taxes had been escalating due to implementation of the Park Investment Supreme Court decisions that... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:55:11 EST Concert set at Pitsburg church http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50651566/Concert-set-at-Pitsburg-church PITSBURG - The Pitsburg Church of the Brethren will host The Majestic Sounds Quartet at 6 p.m. Oct. 5. The church is located at the west edge of Pitsburg at 8376 Pitsburg-Laura Road. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:11:13 EST Magoto retiring from State Farm http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50684290/Magoto-retiring-from-State-Farm VERSAILLES - After 42 years in the business, Tom Magoto is turning State Farm [auto, life and fire] Insurance over to his son-in-law, Josh Brooks, and will be retiring on Nov. 30. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:02:06 EST Son’s death still traumatizing http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health-home_top-news/50634252/Sons-death-still-traumatizing UNION CITY, Ind. - Elsie Svajda said by attending Survivors of Unspeakable Loss (SOUL) meetings and participating in the walk's activities on Sunday is helping her to continue on and is helping her to grieve the loss of her... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 07:39:08 EST Reading Buddies needed http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/50565837/Reading-Buddies-needed DARKE COUNTY - School is starting and the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is looking for volunteers to be involved with the “Reading Buddies” program again this year. We need you to be one of the volunteers that will read at... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:33:09 EST Former teacher’s aide under investigation for sex with student http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50677139/Former-teachers-aide-under-investigation-for-sex-with-student WINCHESTER, Indiana - A former Randolph County teacher's aide is under investigation after she admitted to having sexual relations with a 16-year-old male student on at least six occasions this year. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:44:07 EST House grudgingly approves arms for Syrian rebels http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50677050/House-grudgingly-approves-arms-for-Syrian-rebels WASHINGTON - The Republican-controlled House voted grudgingly to give the U.S. military authority to train and arm Syrian rebels on Wednesday as President Barack Obama emphasized anew that American forces “do not and will not have a combat... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:19:10 EST Ohio faces high prices for road salt this winter http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50676174/Ohio-faces-high-prices-for-road-salt-this-winter CLEVELAND (AP) — A harsh winter and low inventory have driven up prices for road salt so much that the Ohio Department of Transportation will use an Indiana supplier to meet the needs of the state and communities that had problems obtaining salt... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:40:08 EST Reid Oncology Associates receives special quality certification http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health/50632207/Reid-Oncology-Associates-receives-special-quality-certification RICHMOND, Indiana - Reid Oncology Associates has been recognized by the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI®) Certification Program, an affiliate of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). The QOPI® Certification Program... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:58:09 EST New book published on Annie Oakley http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/50641921/New-book-published-on-Annie-Oakley GREENVILLE - The Garst Museum and the National Annie Oakley Center announces the publication of a new book on Annie Oakley authored by Marilyn Robbins. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:23:13 EST School resource officer off to good start http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/50654839/School-resource-officer-off-to-good-start GREENVILLE - Greenville City Schools Superintendent Doug Fries said the 2014-2015 academic year is off to a positive start with the addition of a school resource officer (SRO) at the high school. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:43:07 EST