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Maher shoots her way to the title - The Daily Advocate
GREENVILLE - Hayley Maher spent much of Thursday at the Ohio State Fair, bringing home quite a few awards, and then went on to win the Miss Annie Oakley Shooting Contest at York Woods that night. Hayley, the 14-year-old daughter of Amy and Gene Maher and ...
Stewart makes pitch to bring Sprint Cup to Eldora - The Daily Advocate
ROSSBURG — Tony Stewart made a pitch for NASCAR to bring its Sprint Cup and Nationwide series to Eldora Speedway prior to Wednesday’s Mudsummer Classic NASCAR truck race at the half-mile dirt track. Stewart, a three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup series ...
Wallace wins 2nd annual Mudsummer Classic at Eldora - The Daily Advocate
ROSSBURG — Darrell Wallace Jr.’s inexperience racing on dirt didn’t hinder him Wednesday night as he won the second annual Mudsummer Classic NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Eldora Speedway. Wallace said he was still trying to figure out ...
Biden, in Ohio, urges infrastructure, job training - The Daily Advocate
CINCINNATI (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday that more investment in infrastructure and job training is needed to increase economic opportunities in the nation’s cities. Biden spoke at the National Urban League conference, where the theme is ...
House panel clears way for vote on Obama lawsuit - The Daily Advocate
WASHINGTON (AP) - Over Democratic objections, Republicans cleared the way Thursday for a House vote on legislation authorizing an election-year lawsuit accusing President Barack Obama of failing to implement the 4-year-old health care law as it was written.
State leaders working to ensure local control for our schools - The Daily Advocate
Recently I joined families in west central Ohio to participate in “We Will Not Conform,” hosted by Glenn Beck. This program was hosted at movie theatres across the country where viewers served as audience participants in the program that focused on the ...
Ansonia, Arcanum get final 7-on-7 reps - The Daily Advocate
ARCANUM — Ansonia and Arcanum completed their seven-on-seven passing scrimmages Thursday as the Trojans hosted a six-team event with the two Darke County schools plus Brookville, Lehman Catholic, New Bremen and Union City, Indiana. It was the third seven ...
‘Legendary’ sidewalk sales draw hundreds downtown - The Daily Advocate
Downtown Greenville was inundated with customers looking for deals during the “Legendary Annie Oakley Sidewalk Sales” held in conjunction with the annual Annie Oakley Festival. Customers at The KitchenAid Experience were lined up around the store ...
The Golden Ratio (or The New Math, Part II) - The Daily Advocate
Last week I explained that my wife and I have learned that in the context of our three children and the chaos they generate, 1 + 1 + 1 = a lot more than 3. Put differently, the amigos’ collective rowdy effect is considerably more than the sum of their ...
The relationship between twins - The Daily Advocate
There are two types of twins. Fraternal and identical twins. Fraternal twins are one set of twins who may or may not look very much alike and may or may not be the same sex. They are developed from two separate eggs. It appears as if it is two completely ...