Daily Advocate- RSS NEWS?profile=1011 Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:48:00 EST 1800 Versailles FFA and alumni host safety event http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural/150270606/Versailles-FFA-and-alumni-host-safety-event VERSAILLES — The Versailles FFA and FFA Alumni hosted its first Grain Bin and Hearing Safety Awareness Program on Tuesday night, and included a CART demonstration and presentation by Versailles FFA members. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:07:10 EST Obama expresses optimism about Ebola in US http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health/150269840/Obama-expresses-optimism-about-Ebola-in-US WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Wednesday expressed optimism about the Ebola situation in the U.S. as he met with his Ebola response team, including his first meeting with his new point man on the deadly disease. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:01:09 EST Adding Marshall multiplies OSU’s options http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150269669/Adding-Marshall-multiplies-OSUs-options COLUMBUS – Jalin Marshall was a quarterback at Middletown High School, but he did the math and decided his future in college football was as a receiver. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:27:09 EST County volleyball players earn all-conference honors http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150269169/County-volleyball-players-earn-all-conference-honors DARKE COUNTY — Four Darke County volleyball players were named first team all-Cross County Conference by the league. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:17:07 EST FM collects top CCC honors http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150268160/FM-collects-top-CCC-honors DARKE COUNTY — Franklin Monroe senior Brian Robison and coach Danny Diceanu were named the Cross County Conference boys soccer player and coach of the year by the league. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:55:56 EST GHS grad excited to be part of Royals’ success http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150267540/GHS-grad-excited-to-be-part-of-Royals-success SURPRISE, Ariz. — Tripp Davis hasn't been part of the Kansas City Royals organization for long, but it's exciting for him to see the Royals advance to the World Series for the first time in 29 years. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:54:09 EST Bruns named MAC’s top player http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150266003/Bruns-named-MACs-top-player VERSAILLES — Versailles senior Lauren Bruns was named the Midwest Athletic Conference volleyball player of the year by the conference. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:09:08 EST Wave junior earns top honors http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150265416/Wave-junior-earns-top-honors GREENVILLE — Greenville's Raquel Navas-Davis was named the Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division girls tennis player of the year by the conference. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:31:12 EST OSU assistant at peace with return Penn State http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150265035/OSU-assistant-at-peace-with-return-Penn-State COLUMBUS – At its best, Penn State's Beaver Stadium is one of the loudest, one of the most intimidating football venues in the Big Ten. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:57:10 EST Beef, noodles served http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150193742/Beef-noodles-served GORDON - The Gordon United Methodist Women will be having a beef and noodle dinner on Oct. 25, beginning at 5 p.m. The church is located at 311 East St. in Gordon. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:49:14 EST Gloria’s birthday present and mouth-watering barbecue pizza http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150261686/Glorias-birthday-present-and-mouth-watering-barbecue-pizza Dear friends both far and wide, Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:36:08 EST Photography..a record of time http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150261548/Photography..a-record-of-time I remember as a small child that I enjoyed looking at pictures. I especially enjoyed this when I was visiting my great grandmother and my grandmother. As you can see photography is a family tradition in my family. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:31:07 EST Excesses, new and old, in political campaigns http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion/150261233/Excesses-new-and-old-in-political-campaigns Recent bantering in online comments about the huge amounts spent in modern presidential campaigns got me to thinking. Is our spending on this unprecedented? I decided to do a little research, to learn how our ancestors dealt with this event, and was... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:09:14 EST Wayne HealthCare nurse contract negotiations http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health-opinion/150249414/Wayne-HealthCare-nurse-contract-negotiations It was with a great deal of disappointment that the Wayne HealthCare (WH) negotiating team, Administration and the Board of Trustees read the recent “press release” and comments from members of the Wayne Professional Nurses Association... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:56:07 EST Museum volunteer publishes third book http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/150188883/Museum-volunteer-publishes-third-book GREENVILLE — Marilyn Robbins, who has volunteered at the Garst Museum for more than 20 years, has published her third book in a series of letters and autobiographies based on Annie Oakley and the people in her life. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:52:13 EST Talking to kids about drugs http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news_education/150253112/Talking-to-kids-about-drugs DARKE COUNTY - Since the beginning of this year, there has been more fatalities due to drug overdoses than traffic accidents within the county, a trend Darke County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Mark Whittaker said is happening... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:21:09 EST Shelby discovers 82 points just aren’t enough http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150253407/Shelby-discovers-82-points-just-arent-enough Tiffin Columbian's Cliff Miller ran for 516 yards on just 25 carries in Friday's game with Shelby. Yet it was a short gain that didn't even count in the stats that was his biggest carry of the night. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:32:14 EST Frens, Kester named 1st team all-GWOC North http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150252822/Frens-Kester-named-1st-team-all-GWOC-North GREENVILLE — Greenville goalkeepers AJ Frens and Ashton Kester both were named to the Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division's first teams for boys and girls soccer. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:25:06 EST Meditations available http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150184772/Meditations-available DARKE COUNTY - Need a pick up to get through the week or some enrichment in your faith life? Check out the daily meditations now on facebook that could go a long way toward making each day a little better. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:14:07 EST 3 Lady Wave volleyball players named all-GWOC North http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150252354/3-Lady-Wave-volleyball-players-named-all-GWOC-North GREENVILLE — A trio of Greenville volleyball players earned all-division honors from the Greater Western Ohio Conference.Greenville senior Lindy Cummings was named second team all-GWOC North by the conference. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:13:04 EST