Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:02:08 EST 1800 Hendersons celebrate 65th anniversary http://dailyadvocate.com/news/anniversaries/50362446/Hendersons-celebrate-65th-anniversary GREENVILLE - Robert and Betty Henderson, Greenville residents and former long-time residents of Ansonia, are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary on Wednesday. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 07:35:05 EST Riverside shuts out Ansonia http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50389095/Riverside-shuts-out-Ansonia ANSONIA — The Ansonia Tigers left Friday night's scrimmage against Riverside knowing they have to significantly improve before the start of the regular season on Thursday. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 00:23:09 EST Arcanum beats Tri-Village in CCC boys golf match http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50385714/Arcanum-beats-Tri-Village-in-CCC-boys-golf-match ARCANUM — The Arcanum boys golf team beat Tri-Village 165-195 in a Cross County Conference match on Thursday at Beechwood Golf Course. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:21:05 EST Versailles girls golf team remains perfect in MAC http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50385569/Versailles-girls-golf-team-remains-perfect-in-MAC VERSAILLES — The Versailles girls golf team beat Fort Recovery 194-240 in a Midwest Athletic Conference match on Thursday at Stillwater Valley Golf Club. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:12:17 EST Versailles boys golf wins conference match http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50385507/Versailles-boys-golf-wins-conference-match CELINA — The Versailles boys golf team beat Fort Recovery 168-172 in a Midwest Athletic Conference match on Thursday at the Mercer County Elks Golf Club. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:08:08 EST Parkway, Russia sweep Bradford http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50385420/Parkway-Russia-sweep-Bradford BRADFORD — The Bradford volleyball team lost a pair of matches to Russia and Parkway. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:03:08 EST Lady Trojans golf team defeats Lady Patriots http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50385331/Lady-Trojans-golf-team-defeats-Lady-Patriots ARCANUM — Arcanum beat Tri-Village 233-250 in a Cross County Conference girls golf match on Thursday at the Lakeview portion of Beechwood Golf Course. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:59:16 EST MV outduels Jefferson in final scrimmage http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50384852/MV-outduels-Jefferson-in-final-scrimmage UNION CITY — Mississinawa Valley outscored Dayton Jefferson 13-6 in one half of varsity football Thursday evening in the Blackhawks' final scrimmage before the start of the regular season. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:36:07 EST Royals promote Greenville grad twice in 2 weeks http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50367988/Royals-promote-Greenville-grad-twice-in-2-weeks SPRINGDALE, Ark. — Greenville High School alumnus Tripp Davis reached a major career milestone this week as he was promoted to the Kansas City Royals' Double-A affiliate. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:05:08 EST Cheaters never prosper http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50367806/Cheaters-never-prosper A young man named Murphy applied for an engineering position at an Irish firm based in Dublin. An American also applied for the same job. Both applicants had the same qualifications and were asked to take a test by the department manager. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:50:06 EST Koenig expanding and moving http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news-news_agricultural/50336329/Koenig-expanding-and-moving GREENVILLE - Koenig is an equipment company currently located on State Route 571 in Greenville. However, by early next year, the company will be housed in a different location. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:42:05 EST Bradford cancels varsity football season http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50380568/Bradford-cancels-varsity-football-season BRADFORD – The Cross County Conference voted to not play Bradford in varsity football this year, prompting the Railroaders to cancel their varsity season and move to a junior varsity slate for 2014. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:07:12 EST Williams living her dream http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news-news_agricultural/50347864/Williams-living-her-dream GREENVILLE - Rhonda Williams, 4-H educator and county extension director, is always a familiar face at the Great Darke County Fair. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:14:04 EST Fairgoers like new cattle barn http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news-news_agricultural/50350796/Fairgoers-like-new-cattle-barn GREENVILLE – The Darke County Fair Board pulled off the seemingly impossible task of providing a state of the art facility for the youth of our community after a December fire destroyed the two-large cattle barns at the North end of the... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:33:08 EST Top youth awards presented http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news-news_agricultural/50364261/Top-youth-awards-presented GREENVILLE - Despite some inclement weather, the awards for 4-H, junior fair and FFA, were passed out to deserving exhibitors. However, the Parade of Champions was canceled for this year. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:06:05 EST Northmont snaps Greenville’s winning streak http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50368389/Northmont-snaps-Greenvilles-winning-streak GREENVILLE — The Greenville girls tennis team's winning streak was snapped at five matches as the Lady Wave lost 5-0 to Northmont on Wednesday. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:23:13 EST Versailles girls ranked 13th in state http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50365648/Versailles-girls-ranked-13th-in-state COLUMBUS — The Versailles girls cross country team is ranked 13th in Division III in the Ohio Association of Track and Cross Country Coaches' preseason poll. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:15:05 EST Versailles boys golf suffers 1st MAC loss http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50365025/Versailles-boys-golf-suffers-1st-MAC-loss VERSAILLES — The Versailles boys golf team suffered its first Midwest Athletic Conference loss of the season in a 158-164 defeat against Minster at Stillwater Valley Golf Club. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:06:06 EST Versailles girls golf wins 1st MAC match http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50364906/Versailles-girls-golf-wins-1st-MAC-match MINSTER — The Versailles girls golf team won its Midwest Athletic Conference opener Tuesday as the Lady Tigers beat Minster 192-214 at Arrowhead Golf Club. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:00:09 EST Lady Wave golf team loses GWOC opener http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50364824/Lady-Wave-golf-team-loses-GWOC-opener GREENVILLE — The Greenville girls golf team lost to Troy 184-235 in a Greater Western Ohio Conference match on Wednesday at Turtle Creek Golf Course. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:55:08 EST