Amid crisis, Rio gov. warns Olympics could be ‘big failure’

RIO DE JANEIRO — Rio de Janeiro’s acting governor warned Monday that the Olympic Games could be a “big failure,” because of bu...

June 27th, 2016 |  


McEldowney, Zimmer named MVPs

McEldowney, Zimmer named MVPs

DARKE COUNTY – Two seniors who made it all the way to the Ohio High School Athletic Association state tournaments are The Daily Advocate’s...

June 25th, 2016 updated: June 25th, 2016. |  


New coach Macey O’Dell leads Arcanum volleyball camps

New coach Macey O’Dell leads Arcanum volleyball camps

ARCANUM – New varsity coach Macey O’Dell hosted a series of three-day volleyball camps for Arcanum’s high school, junior high and yo...

June 24th, 2016 |  


36 girls attend Franklin Monroe youth girls basketball camp

36 girls attend Franklin Monroe youth girls basketball camp

PITSBURG – When Franklin Monroe’s youth girls basketball camp ended Friday morning, Lady Jet coach Abbey Moore found herself wishing it wo...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Arcanum, Franklin Monroe track coaches host jointly run camp

Arcanum, Franklin Monroe track coaches host jointly run camp

PITSBURG – The throwing coaches from the Arcanum and Franklin Monroe track and field teams hosted a jointly run shot put camp in Pitsburg for a ...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Tri-Village basketball camp draws in girls from several school districts

Tri-Village basketball camp draws in girls from several school districts

NEW MADISON – Girls from Darke, Miami, Montgomery and Preble counties converged on New Madison for Tri-Village’s youth girls basketball ca...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Former Franklin Monroe Superintendent Dave Gray humbled to be OHSAA interim commissioner

Former Franklin Monroe Superintendent Dave Gray humbled to be OHSAA interim commissioner

COLUMBUS – When the Ohio High School Athletic Association needed an interim commissioner to fill in for Dr. Dan Ross, former Franklin Monroe Sup...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


38 boys attend Arcanum’s youth basketball camp

38 boys attend Arcanum’s youth basketball camp

ARCANUM – The Arcanum High School boys basketball team hosted a youth camp this week, splitting the four-day session between ball handling and s...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Poultry Day’s Ultimate Frisbee Tournament draws hundreds from throughout United States, Canada

Poultry Day’s Ultimate Frisbee Tournament draws hundreds from throughout United States, Canada

VERSAILLES – The money raised at Poultry Days’ 35th annual Ultimate Frisbee Tournament will allow organizers to host more than a dozen oth...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Tri-Village girls basketball team shows progress in summer

Tri-Village girls basketball team shows progress in summer

NEW MADISON – Over the course of the summer, Tri-Village girls basketball coach Brad Gray has seen his team go from average to pretty good.The L...

June 23rd, 2016 |