Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Tue, 28 Apr 2015 07:53:44 EST 1800 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 Lady Wave remain No. 2 in state http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153159340/Lady-Wave-remain-No.-2-in-state COLUMBUS – The Greenville softball team remained No. 2 in the Division II state rankings in the second Ohio High School Softball Coaches Association poll of the 2015 season. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:31:21 EST Versailles slips in state poll http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153157897/Versailles-slips-in-state-poll COLUMBUS – The Versailles baseball team fell eight spots but still is ranked in the latest Ohio High School Baseball Coaches Association state rankings. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:56:21 EST Bradford announces schedule changes http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153156824/Bradford-announces-schedule-changes BRADFORD – Bradford has added a junior varsity softball game vs. Newton at 5 p.m. Tuesday in Bradford to its schedule.Additionally, Arcanum vs. Bradford junior varsity softball on Friday is canceled. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:01:21 EST Greenville track teams win 3-team meet http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153156331/Greenville-track-teams-win-3-team-meet GREENVILLE – The Greenville boys and girls track and field teams beat Sidney and Wayne in a three-team meet on Thursday in Greenville. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:51:21 EST Polling places set for Special Election http://dailyadvocate.com/news/politics/153149269/Polling-places-set-for-Special-Election DARKE COUNTY — The Darke County Board of Elections announces the following polling places will be open for the Special Election to be held May 5. Ansonia Local School District and Versailles Village are the only issues on the ballot this... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:11:21 EST Ansonia ends week on high note http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153151894/Ansonia-ends-week-on-high-note WEST ALEXANDRIA – Ansonia's softball team closed out a busy week with a win against Twin Valley South on Friday to break a slump. But it was not an easy win for the Tigers as they had to fend off a rally by the Panthers. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:16:22 EST Ansonia baseball loses to Twin Valley South http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153150979/Ansonia-baseball-loses-to-Twin-Valley-South WEST ALEXANDRIA – Both Ansonia and Twin Valley South entered Friday's baseball game hoping to keep their momentum going. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:41:22 EST Tri-Village baseball defeats Bethel 9-1 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153150310/Tri-Village-baseball-defeats-Bethel-9-1 NEW MADISON – The Tri-Village baseball team beat Bethel 9-1 in a Cross County Conference game on Friday. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:56:22 EST Montessori students volunteer at the parks http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/153129995/Montessori-students-volunteer-at-the-parks GREENVILLE — Spring is a wonderful time to complete service projects within the community. With the grass starting to turn green, some of the trees and bushes are starting to bud. It makes everyone want to be outdoors to enjoy the beautiful... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:51:21 EST Turkey Trot raises funds for Hospice http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health/153052594/Turkey-Trot-raises-funds-for-Hospice DARKE COUNTY — The eighth annual Cooper Farms annual Turkey Trot was held Nov. 1 and raised $1,000 for State of the Heart Hospice. Over the last eight years, the annual run has raised $19,000 for the nonprofit agency which has offices in... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 03:41:22 EST Trojan Alumni Homecoming huge success http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/153120863/Trojan-Alumni-Homecoming-huge-success The 113th Trojan Alumni Homecoming was held this past Saturday. The host class of 1990 (25th) was well represented by Tanya Armacost Baker, organizer; with Heather Mahoney Koehl doing the introduction duties. “Encore”, a group of 15 very... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:41:22 EST