Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Sun, 20 Apr 2014 01:57:50 EST 1800 16 county youth join Light Foundation’s 6th annual youth wild turkey hunt http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/4528570/16-county-youth-join-Light-Foundations-6th-annual-youth-wild-turkey-hunt DARKE COUNTY — Former New England Patriot Matt Light returned to his native county to kick off The Light Foundation's sixth annual youth wild turkey hunt with 16 Darke County youth on Friday night. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Winning never gets old for Darland as he picks up Eldora victory http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/4528534/Winning-never-gets-old-for-Darland-as-he-picks-up-Eldora-victory ROSSBURG — Winning never seems to get old for Dave Darland. To him, every checkered flag is as important and exciting as the first one and Saturday's triumph in Eldora Speedway's Don Branson/Jud Larson Classic was no... Sun, 20 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Easter memories prevail http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/4472394/Easter-memories-prevail DARKE COUNTY - Easter traditions vary from family to family…from country to country…from religion to religion. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lady Wave win against Covington Buccs http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/4527428/Lady-Wave-win-against-Covington-Buccs GREENVILLE —The Greenville Lady Wave rung up another victory on Friday, winning 4-3 against the Covington Buccaneers in a neck-and-neck game. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bradford, Versailles athletes compete at Minster Memorial http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/4528442/Bradford-Versailles-athletes-compete-at-Minster-Memorial MINSTER — The Bradford and Versailles track and field teams competed at the Minster Memorial Invitational on Saturday, which included multiple wins for the Lady Tigers. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST New stroke diagnostic equipment at hospital http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/4509195/New-stroke-diagnostic-equipment-at-hospital GREENVILLE – In cooperation with Wayne HealthCare, Premier Health is expanding its Telestroke Network into Greenville to quickly diagnose patients who are exhibiting signs of a stroke. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Famous photographer honors Annie Oakley http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/4510033/Famous-photographer-honors-Annie-Oakley DARKE COUNTY - Back in 2011, one of the most well-renowned contemporary photographers paid a very special visit to Darke County's Garst Museum, in an effort to get to know it's most famous native. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Card shower for Gruber http://dailyadvocate.com/news/birthdays/4505993/Card-shower-for-Gruber GREENVILLE - Edgar D. Gruber of 1354 Radcliffe Drive, Greenville will turn 85 on May 2. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST EDITH MARIE PASSMORE http://dailyadvocate.com/news/obits/4485989/EDITH-MARIE-PASSMORE FLOYD, Va. - Edith Marie Passmore, 95, of Floyd, Va., died March 27, 2014. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST County track athletes compete at Fred Durkle Invitational at TVS http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/4522557/County-track-athletes-compete-at-Fred-Durkle-Invitational-at-TVS WEST ALEXANDRIA ― Four Darke County track and field teams competed at Twin Valley South's Fred Durkle Invitational Thursday with the Ansonia and Arcanum girls leading the way among county schools. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Greenville churches unite for The Way of the Cross http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/4519910/Greenville-churches-unite-for-The-Way-of-the-Cross GREENVILLE – This Good Friday, five Greenville churches united once again for the annual devotion known as “The Way of the Cross.” Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Ansonia baseball run ruled by North http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/4521153/Ansonia-baseball-run-ruled-by-North LEWISBURG — The Ansonia baseball team lost a Cross County Conference game 23-0 to Tri-County North Thursday in a five-inning run rule. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Mississinawa baseball beats Bradford 8-6 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/4516026/Mississinawa-baseball-beats-Bradford-8-6 BRADFORD — The Mississinawa Valley baseball team beat Bradford 8-6 on Thursday in a Cross County Conference game. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bradford softball run rules Mississinawa http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/4515933/Bradford-softball-run-rules-Mississinawa BRADFORD — The Bradford Lady Railroaders started as about as slow as you can before connecting late and putting away the Mississinawa Valley Blackhawks in five innings Thursday. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Arcanum loses CCC game vs. Newton http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/4515901/Arcanum-loses-CCC-game-vs.-Newton ARCANUM — The Arcanum baseball team lost 4-0 to Newton Thursday in a Cross County Conference game.Newton scored one run in the second inning and added three more in the sixth. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lady Railroaders shut out St. Henry http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/4515837/Lady-Railroaders-shut-out-St.-Henry ST. HENRY — The Bradford Lady Railroaders travelled to St Henry to take on the Redskins from the Midwest Athletic Conference Wednesday in what turned into be a good defensive match up. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Versailles softball beats Coldwater in MAC opener http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/4514672/Versailles-softball-beats-Coldwater-in-MAC-opener COLDWATER — The Versailles softball team won its Midwest Athletic Conference opener on Thursday, defeating Coldwater 8-5. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Greenville tennis wins GWOC North opener http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/4515077/Greenville-tennis-wins-GWOC-North-opener TROTWOOD — The Greenville boys tennis team beat Trotwood-Madison 4-1 on Thursday in the Green Wave's Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division opener. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Spring planting delayed by chilly, wet weather http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/4506941/Spring-planting-delayed-by-chilly-wet-weather DARKE COUNTY - The dates for spring planting vary from crop to crop, but the “ideal planting” window for one of Darke County's most plentiful crops, corn, is April 10 to May 10, said Sam Custer, Ohio State University Extension -... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST 7 tons of trash cleaned from roadways http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/4506095/7-tons-of-trash-cleaned-from-roadways DARKE COUNTY - Darke County roadways are cleaner once again, thanks to the Trash Bash held this past weekend in the Darke County Solid Waste Management event. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST