Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Tue, 28 Apr 2015 16:05:42 EST 1800 Ansonia baseball loses to Covington JV http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153187033/Ansonia-baseball-loses-to-Covington-JV ANSONIA – The Ansonia baseball team lost 7-1 against Covington's junior varsity on Monday. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 16:01:21 EST Mississinawa softball loses to crosstown rival http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153186785/Mississinawa-softball-loses-to-crosstown-rival UNION CITY – The Mississinawa Valley softball team lost a high-scoring game to crosstown rival Union City, Indiana, falling 11-9 on Monday. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:56:22 EST Versailles rallies to beat Parkway http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153186449/Versailles-rallies-to-beat-Parkway ROCKFORD – The Versailles softball team scored five runs in the top of the seventh Monday to defeat Parkway 5-3 in a Midwest Athletic Conference game. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:51:21 EST Greenville tennis beats Brookville http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153186073/Greenville-tennis-beats-Brookville BROOKVILLE – The Greenville boys tennis team beat Brookville 4-1 on Monday. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:36:26 EST Greenville grad sets records http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153185183/Greenville-grad-sets-records CEDARVILLE – Greenville graduate Nicole Davis broke Cedarville University's single season home run record and has earned the Great Midwest Athletic Conference Player of the Week honors. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:26:26 EST Arcanum takes down Dixie http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153184196/Arcanum-takes-down-Dixie NEW LEBANON – For the fourth game in a row, Arcanum has been the victor and for the fourth time the Trojans did it by scoring seven runs. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:56:23 EST Arcanum softball team loses 4-2 to Dixie http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153182911/Arcanum-softball-team-loses-4-2-to-Dixie NEW LEBANON – The Arcanum softball team was a little cold getting started Monday and was a little shaky on defense in the first inning against Dixie. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:41:24 EST Back around the house http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/153148783/Back-around-the-house Gray has never been one of my favorite colors, and rain has never been one of my favorite weathers.Maybe I should qualify that. Gray is a nice neutral color, but I surely do get sick of gray, gloomy days. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:31:22 EST SHIRLEY M. BAKER http://dailyadvocate.com/news/obits/153179984/SHIRLEY-M.-BAKER GREENVILLE — Shirley M. Baker, age 82, of Greenville passed away at State of the Heart Hospice Unit at Wayne Health Care on Sunday, April 26, 2015. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:26:21 EST Winery supports BBBS http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/153152793/Winery-supports-BBBS VERSAILLES — The Versailles Winery, located on Ohio 47 just outside Versailles, hosted its annual fundraiser for charity, the Adult Easter Egg Hunt, April 11, with proceeds from the tickets sales and live auction items benefiting Big Brothers... Tue, 28 Apr 2015 11:36:22 EST T-V alumni banquet approaches http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/153090777/T-V-alumni-banquet-approaches NEW MADISON — The New Madison Tri-Village Alumni Committee wishes to invite all New Madison and Tri-Village graduates for an evening of reminiscing and renewing old friendships at the annual alumni banquet to be held at Tri-Village High School... Tue, 28 Apr 2015 09:11:22 EST Greenville breaks losing skid http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153167757/Greenville-breaks-losing-skid GREENVILLE – The Greenville baseball team broke a 13-game losing streak on Monday as the Green Wave run ruled Trotwood-Madison 21-3 in five innings in a Greater Western Ohio Conference game. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:26:25 EST Sen. Beagle introduces “The Klonda Richey Act” http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/153161751/Sen.-Beagle-introduces-The-Klonda-Richey-Act COLUMBUS, Ohio - State Senator Bill Beagle (R–Tipp City) announced legislation Monday aimed at reforming Ohio's laws pertaining to nuisance, dangerous, and vicious dogs. Following several tragic incidents in the Dayton region and across... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:26:24 EST Rape trial begins http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-home_top/153154806/Rape-trial-begins GREENVILLE - The scheduled four-day rape and kidnapping trial for Klint Kuck, former New Madison bar owner of Backroads Bar & Grill began Monday. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:26:22 EST Lady Wave duo throws a no-hitter http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153166839/Lady-Wave-duo-throws-a-no-hitter GREENVILLE – Greenville's Ally Russell and Allison Minnich combined to throw a no-hitter against Trotwood-Madison on Monday. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:31:22 EST Firemen promoted to Captain http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/153153066/Firemen-promoted-to-Captain GREENVILLE - Two new captains of the Greenville Fire Department (GFD) were sworn in Monday morning in Greenville City Council Chambers by Greenville Mayor Michael Bowers. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:51:21 EST Charitable giving tips following earthquake in Nepal http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/153161518/Charitable-giving-tips-following-earthquake-in-Nepal COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today offered charitable giving tips in the wake of the Nepal earthquake that has killed thousands. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:41:26 EST Portman uses Ohio job losses in Web ad against Strickland http://dailyadvocate.com/news/politics/153161975/Portman-uses-Ohio-job-losses-in-Web-ad-against-Strickland COLUMBUS, Ohio - Republican U.S. Sen. Rob Portman is reaching back to a familiar topic in his likely 2016 faceoff with Ohio's former governor: jobs. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:41:24 EST Bradford JV team defeats Ansonia http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153161794/Bradford-JV-team-defeats-Ansonia ANSONIA – Bradford's junior varsity baseball team beat Ansonia 23-9 on Saturday. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:26:21 EST BWC recognizes Darke County employers for excellence in workplace safety http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/153144004/BWC-recognizes-Darke-County-employers-for-excellence-in-workplace-safety GREENVILLE - The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC) has recognized nine Darke County employers for keeping their employees safe on the job. The employers received BWC's Special Award for Safety during the annual awards ceremony of... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:11:21 EST