Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Sun, 31 Aug 2014 00:27:27 EST 1800 Celina dominates late to beat Versailles http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50472231/Celina-dominates-late-to-beat-Versailles CELINA — The Versailles Tigers played even with the Celina Bulldogs for two-and-a-half quarters, but the Bulldogs dominated the last quarter and a half. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:55:05 EST MV can’t handle Wine, Union City http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50472068/MV-cant-handle-Wine-Union-City UNION CITY — Mason Wine ran all over Mississinawa Valley in the Blackhawks' season opener, tallying 296 yards and four touchdowns as Union City (Indiana) beat MV in a battle of crosstown rivals. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:16:11 EST FM boys soccer team routs National Trail http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50467703/FM-boys-soccer-team-routs-National-Trail PITSBURG – The Franklin Monroe Jets boys soccer team defeated the National Trail Blazers 14-0 in FM's home season opener on Thursday. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:26:06 EST It’s all connected http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50436606/Its-all-connected When I first heard of the Annie Moses Band, I was excited by the Darke County connection. Well, actually, no real connection exists, but, as most Darke countians are aware, Annie Oakley's real name was Phoebe Ann Moses (or Mosey, or Mozee... Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:30:14 EST School days and yesterdays http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50446929/School-days-and-yesterdays Some people believe summer is over when school starts back up, but those words are coming from those who are heading back to school. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:17:06 EST On and About Broadway - September http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/50430257/On-and-About-Broadway---September Sept. 1 - Labor Day, the last holiday of the summer. Enjoy the day! Be safe.The Greenville High School (GHS) class of 1953 will not meet this month for their monthly luncheon. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 07:52:06 EST Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50459097/Stewart-returning-to-competition-after-fatal-crash CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 01:50:25 EST Tri-Village boys defeat MV in golf http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50459061/Tri-Village-boys-defeat-MV-in-golf WINCHESTER, Ind. — The Tri-Village boys golf team beat Mississinawa Valley 173-245 in a Cross County Conference match on Thursday at Winchester Golf Course. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 01:07:12 EST Versailles boys golf beats Marion Local http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50459051/Versailles-boys-golf-beats-Marion-Local CELINA — The Versailles boys golf team beat Marion Local 171-195 in a Midwest Athletic Conference match on Thursday at the Mercer County Elks Golf Club. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:59:09 EST Lady Trojans golf team defeats Lady Jets http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50459039/Lady-Trojans-golf-team-defeats-Lady-Jets ARCANUM — Arcanum's girls golf team beat Franklin Monroe 236-281 on Thursday at Beechwood Golf Course. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:54:07 EST Arcanum boys golf beats Franklin Monroe http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50459029/Arcanum-boys-golf-beats-Franklin-Monroe ARCANUM — The Arcanum boys golf team beat Franklin Monroe 174-217 on Thursday at Beechwood Golf Course. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:50:15 EST Versailles girls beat Marion to stay unbeaten http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50459020/Versailles-girls-beat-Marion-to-stay-unbeaten VERSAILLES — The Versailles girls golf team beat Marion Local 186-243 in a Midwest Athletic Conference match on Thursday at Stillwater Valley Golf Club. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:44:11 EST Greenville boys golf loses to Butler, Eaton http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50459008/Greenville-boys-golf-loses-to-Butler-Eaton GREENVILLE — The Greenville boys golf team lost a tri-match to Vandalia-Butler and Eaton on Thursday at Turtle Creek Golf Course.Butler led the match with a 156 while Eaton shot a 162 and Greenville shot a 191. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:40:05 EST Arcanum volleyball sweeps Bradford http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50458995/Arcanum-volleyball-sweeps-Bradford BRADFORD — The Arcanum volleyball team swept Bradford in a Cross County Conference match on Thursday 25-19, 25-17, 25-20. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:35:08 EST Versailles wins battle of defending state champs http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50458980/Versailles-wins-battle-of-defending-state-champs MARIA STEIN — Versailles, the defending Division III state champion volleyball team, swept defending Division IV state champion Marion Local 25-12, 25-15, 25-19 in a Midwest Athletic Conference match on Thursday. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:25:05 EST Belmont Bison stampede over Ansonia http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50458880/Belmont-Bison-stampede-over-Ansonia DAYTON — Going into Thursday night's season opener, Ansonia knew Belmont had some strong running backs it would have to stop to pick up a win. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:04:16 EST Greenville Municipal Concert Band to present Across the Pond http://dailyadvocate.com/news/community_news/50447444/Greenville-Municipal-Concert-Band-to-present-Across-the-Pond GREENVILLE - The final concert for the season of the Greenville Municipal Concert Band will be presented this Sunday, at 7:30 p.m. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:09:13 EST Versailles drops to 15th in state rankings http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50454203/Versailles-drops-to-15th-in-state-rankings COLUMBUS — The Versailles girls fell two spots to No. 15 in the Ohio Association of Track and Cross Country Coaches' week one Division III cross country poll. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:55:11 EST Village construction coming to a close http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/50451424/Village-construction-coming-to-a-close ARCANUM - South Main Street in Arcanum has been under construction throughout the summer months. However, according to Village Administrator Col. Bill Sinnes, the construction will soon come to a close. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:46:14 EST Lady Wave lose GWOC North opener http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50452504/Lady-Wave-lose-GWOC-North-opener GREENVILLE — The Greenville girls tennis team lost its Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division opener on Wednesday, falling 3-2 to Troy as every match went to three sets. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:39:06 EST