Daily Advocate- RSS NEWS?profile=1011 Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:40:53 EST 1800 Holiday porch pots http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150640232/Holiday-porch-pots We like to create a Holiday Porch Pot in the large urn we use in the summer for annuals and perennials. Porch pots are fresh or living evergreens and holiday décor creatively displayed in a decorative container near the front door or on the patio... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:51:06 EST Woman injured in early morning rollover accident http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150696481/Woman-injured-in-early-morning-rollover-accident GREENVILLE - A woman was transported to Miami Valley Hospital after she was injured in a roll-over accident Thursday morning. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 11:01:12 EST CAUV has saved farmers billions http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural-opinion-politics/150596239/CAUV-has-saved-farmers-billions The Current Agriculture Use Valuation has been a topic of discussion lately. I support this modified tax rate for agricultural land in Ohio because it has saved around $10 billion for farmers in Ohio since 1973. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:48:10 EST Tis the season http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150665287/Tis-the-season Here we are at the end of November, and it is Thanksgiving already! Time really does seem to be flying by and there is a lot to be done! Over the river and through the woods! There is talk of snow this Thanksgiving so bring out the sleigh! Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:11:10 EST Thanksgiving memories shared http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/150672618/Thanksgiving-memories-shared ‪DARKE COUNTY — Just like most holidays, Thanksgiving is celebrated in many different ways by many families. The same holds true for local folks. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 06:15:06 EST Girl donates turkey for community dinner http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news_agricultural/150673265/Girl-donates-turkey-for-community-dinner ARCANUM — Thanks to 9-year-old Kylee Freeman of Arcanum, patrons of Grace Resurrection Community Center (GRCC) in Greenville will have a turkey for their Thanksgiving dinner at an upcoming gathering at GRCC. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 05:39:04 EST To a great season Greenville http://dailyadvocate.com/news/letters-sports/150688544/To-a-great-season-Greenville Editor:To: The 2014 Greenville football team, coaching staff and everyone associated with the program. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 01:53:18 EST Versailles dreams big http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150630187/Versailles-dreams-big VERSAILLES — Versailles has high hopes for the upcoming boys basketball season despite several lingering questions caused by inexperience and injury. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:59:04 EST Consumers should know their rights this holiday shopping season http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150647341/Consumers-should-know-their-rights-this-holiday-shopping-season COLUMBUS, Ohio - As shoppers prepare to take advantage of deals around Thanksgiving and into the holiday shopping season, Attorney General Mike DeWine is encouraging Ohioans to remember their consumer rights. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:31:15 EST Edison Community College professors honored http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/150652024/Edison-Community-College-professors-honored PIQUA - Edison Community College faculty members Rachael Detraz and Sarah Hein recently received the 2014 Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award from the Southwestern Ohio Council for High Education (SOCHE). Detraz and Hein were honored at a faculty... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:17:09 EST Jets attempt to mold leaders http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150630273/Jets-attempt-to-mold-leaders PITSBURG — The Franklin Monroe boys basketball team enters the 2014-15 season as the defending Cross County Conference champion along with Tri-Village but has some big holes to fill with five players lost to graduation. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:34:04 EST Heuerman bypassed hockey, Michigan to play for OSU http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150685446/Heuerman-bypassed-hockey-Michigan-to-play-for-OSU COLUMBUS — Following his dream took Jeff Heuerman to Michigan once, but not twice. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:49:12 EST Assistance to help thousands of fish producers http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_agricultural/150667034/Assistance-to-help-thousands-of-fish-producers WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced Tuesday that nearly 2,500 applicants will receive disaster assistance through the Emergency Assistance for Livestock, Honeybees, and Farm-Raised Fish Program (ELAP) for... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:24:05 EST Wave shoot for GWOC North title http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150629979/Wave-shoot-for-GWOC-North-title GREENVILLE – The Greenville varsity boys basketball team looks to improve on a very successful 2013-14 season while challenging for the 2014-15 Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division title. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:00:15 EST Arcanum returns experienced roster http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150630151/Arcanum-returns-experienced-roster ARCANUM — Having lost just one senior to graduation, the Arcanum boys basketball team enters the 2014-15 season with a very familiar roster. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:01:08 EST Furthering that education http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150643833/Furthering-that-education John, our first-grader, has never been particularly enthusiastic about going to school. This year, after a few hearty protests, he accepted the inevitable and settled down to learning. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:49:07 EST Leftovers to savor http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150643817/Leftovers-to-savor Betty's baked beans. Aunt Welma's butterscotch pudding. Mom's roasted chicken, mashed potatoes, stuffing and pies. Food filled the counter tops. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:46:04 EST Library hosting holiday events http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/150673600/Library-hosting-holiday-events BRADFORD — The Bradford Public Library is planning various happenings during the month of December, including its annual cookie exchange, craft workshops, group meetings, history presentation and vendor event, as well as its normal... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:33:04 EST Donations make holiday illumination possible http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/150666685/Donations-make-holiday-illumination-possible GREENVILLE - This holiday season, the Greenville City Park Board is attempting to light up the park and add to the festive atmosphere for members of the community to enjoy. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:32:12 EST WIA program combats youth unemployment http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150671458/WIA-program-combats-youth-unemployment DARKE COUNTY — Generation Opportunity stated in its Millennial Job Report that the United States had a (U-3) youth unemployment rate of 9 percent, and a (U-6) youth unemployment rate of 14.7 percent during the month of October. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:32:07 EST