Daily Advocate- RSS NEWS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS Sat, 2 Aug 2014 01:27:38 EST 1800 Fowble hanging up the phone http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50121647/Fowble-hanging-up-the-phone GREENVILLE — Susan Fowble was honored at an open house Thursday in observance of her retirement, which goes into effect today.Fowble has worked for the local telephone company for 43-plus years. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Campers learn survival skills http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50135638/Campers-learn-survival-skills GREENVILLE — Darke County Parks held The Survival Games, a summer day-camp with an overnight adventure for children ages 9-12 this week. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Family Health employees collect 2,000 food items, walk 20,000 miles http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50133163/Family-Health-employees-collect-2000-food-items-walk-20000-miles GREENVILLE — Family Health employees just completed a combined food drive and walking competition.The food drive, it was noted, has been conducted by Family Health since 2008. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Darke County reports marijuana eradication http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50130634/Darke-County-reports-marijuana-eradication DARKE COUNTY - On Tuesday, the Darke County Sheriff's Office, along with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI), conducted its annual marijuana eradication. More than 200 marijuana plants were located, with an estimated street value of... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Knick remembered by family, friends http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50100999/Knick-remembered-by-family-friends GREENVILLE — Norma Fae Knick is already being missed by those who knew and loved her.Darke County's first female auditor died July 14 at Wayne HealthCare in Greenville at the age of 90. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Arcanum adopts new utility billing policy http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50119489/Arcanum-adopts-new-utility-billing-policy ARCANUM — The Arcanum Village Council met Tuesday evening to discuss several items of new business, including a change in utility billing policy, Mayor Judy Foureman said. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Group forms for discussion http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50123997/Group-forms-for-discussion DARKE COUNTY — Amanda Hans is a Greenville resident, she's a liberal, and she's also an elected official; Hans was elected to the county central committee in May to represent the Democratic party for her ward. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Maynard Surber bio now available http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50101104/Maynard-Surber-bio-now-available GREENVILLE - Darke County Engineer Jim Surber's father, Maynard, is the focal point of a book that has been published by Amazon and available on Kindle. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST One City Mission pays it forward http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50108503/One-City-Mission-pays-it-forward GREENVILLE - One City Mission, is a growing part of Gospel Baptist Church, which “exists to generate a movement of Jesus followers who are passionate about living out the gospel in Greenville,” said Pastor Bill Edwards. One City Mission... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST UPDATE: Missing girl located http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news-notice_box/50106846/Sheriffs-Office-looking-for-missing-girl **UPDATE: The Missing girl has been foundDARKE COUNTY - The Darke County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing girl.Adrianna... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST First forget-me-not sold http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50106359/First-forget-me-not-sold DARKE COUNTY - Members of the Disabled American Veterans Chapter 57 of Darke County sold their first forget-me-not to Greenville Mayor Mike Bowers this week. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Boehner calls impeachment talk Democratic ‘scam’ http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50102739/Boehner-calls-impeachment-talk-Democratic-scam WASHINGTON (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner (BAY'nuhr) says the House has no plans to impeach President Barack Obama. He says talk of impeachment is all a scam by Democrats at the White House. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ramco named Business of the Quarter http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50088241/Ramco-named-Business-of-the-Quarter GREENVILLE - Ramco Electric Motors was named the Partnering for Progress Business of the Quarter on Friday at the quarterly meeting held at Stillwater Golf Course in Versailles. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ohio adds 244K jobs under Kasich; recovery slow http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50061211/Ohio-adds-244K-jobs-under-Kasich;-recovery-slow COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ask politician, pundit and voter alike and they will tell you the same thing: The November election is about jobs. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The Daily Advocate print edition has new look http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/50087296/The-Daily-Advocate-print-edition-has-new-look The print edition of The Daily Advocate now features a new look designed to make the newspaper easier to read, more dependable in its layout, and more effective for our advertisers. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bowery a place of peace, friendship http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50083121/Bowery-a-place-of-peace-friendship GREENVILLE - A ceremony to commemorate the opening of a bowery near the Darke County Parks' Council House was held Friday during the Bicentennial Commission's Peace and Friendship Summit, bringing together officials from Ohio and... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Little Miss, Mister Fair contest continues pageantry traditions http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50062453/Little-Miss-Mister-Fair-contest-continues-pageantry-traditions DARKE COUNTY - The Great Darke County Fair brings with it many traditions, including the tradition of pageantry; the Little Miss and Mister pageant has been a steadfast tradition of the fair for at least 25 years, noted Katie Netzley,... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Oakley festival deemed success http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50082865/Oakley-festival-deemed-success GREENVILLE - Despite a new venue this year, the Annie Oakley Festival has been dubbed a success by its committee members. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST No fear http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50014109/No-fear Two years ago I had the privilege of walking in a local Labor Day Parade. Directly behind the group I was with, a church had a float. On the float a man was on a cross. He had white cloth around his midsection, red paint over much of his body and a... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Take time to rest http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50013826/Take-time-to-rest The hot, humid summer days are upon us, county fairs are getting into full swing, and parents are heading to the stores to buy back-to-school supplies … all reminders to us that summer is winding down! Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST