Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Tue, 31 Mar 2015 08:37:12 EST 1800 Championship talk of town http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/152627218/Championship-talk-of-town The community vibrated with excitement Saturday as the Patriots pulled out a championship trophy for the school after a yearlong drive toward success. The perfect season was not dented this weekend. It wrapped up a pledge from last year's team. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 02:51:21 EST Green Wave defeat Wapakoneta http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152650629/Green-Wave-defeat-Wapakoneta GREENVILLE – The Greenville boys tennis team started the 2015 season with a 3-2 victory against Wapakoneta on Monday in Greenville. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:01:21 EST Greenville wins season opener http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152650174/Greenville-wins-season-opener GREENVILLE – With a six-run first inning and a strong performance from starting pitcher Dylan Shumaker, the Greenville baseball team started the 2015 season with a 7-6 win against Marion Local on Monday at Sater Park. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:46:21 EST Trash fee increase to benefit Solid Waste District http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152635651/Trash-fee-increase-to-benefit-Solid-Waste-District DARKE COUNTY - Many residents of Darke County are likely to see a rate increase to benefit Darke County Solid Waste on their trash pickup beginning January 1, 2016. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:36:21 EST On and ‘Bout Broadway – April 2015 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/community-news/152632821/On-and-Bout-Broadway--April-2015 April 1 – April Fool's Day! Hope you have a good one – No foolin!!April 3 – Good Friday. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:06:24 EST State Route 49 to close during sewer construction http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152639789/State-Route-49-to-close-during-sewer-construction PHILLIPSBURG, Ohio – Starting Monday, March 30 State Street (State Route 49) in the Village of Phillipsburg will be closed due to sanitary sewer installation and construction. Traffic will be detoured in the area. The road closure is scheduled... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:01:21 EST Buffalo Wild Wings is open http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top/152637445/Buffalo-Wild-Wings-is-open GREENVILLE - Buffalo Wild Wings celebrated their opening Monday morning with Mayor Mike Bowers and Safety/Service Director Curt Garrison in attendance. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:51:22 EST Landes joins Greenville Fire http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top/152637498/Landes-joins-Greenville-Fire GREENVILLE — Clinton Landes was sworn in as a new firefighter for Greenville Fire Department Monday morning. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:41:22 EST Two seriously injured in morning accident http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152635457/Two-seriously-injured-in-morning-accident GREENVILLE - A young Versailles woman and her passenger were airlifted from the scene of a serious crash Monday morning on U.S. Route 127. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:16:22 EST Way of Cross ceremony slated http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/152576257/Way-of-Cross-ceremony-slated GREENVILLE — The Greater Greenville Ministerial Association is sponsoring Good Friday services on April 3 from noon to 2 p.m. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:26:22 EST Holy Week in Arcanum area http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/152617690/Holy-Week-in-Arcanum-area The week leading up to Easter is a time of preparation for many in our community; many special services and activities are held at our area churches. Feel free to participate; you are welcomed at anyone of these churches. These are just some of the... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 07:01:22 EST Hospital focuses on being more patient-centric http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health-home_top/152628504/Hospital-focuses-on-being-more-patient-centric GREENVILLE - Employees at Wayne HealthCare are working on a new approach to patient care - one that's more patient-centric and includes displaying empathy. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:01:21 EST Man seriously injured in stop sign accident http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/152627895/Man-seriously-injured-in-stop-sign-accident BURKETSVILLE -A Tipp City man was seriously injured Saturday after he failed to stop at a stop sign and hit a pickup truck. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:46:24 EST Workers’ Comp chief speaks to safety council http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152604971/Workers-Comp-chief-speaks-to-safety-council GREENVILLE - Administrator and Chief Executive Officer Stephen Buehrer of the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation spoke to local business leaders Thursday at the Brethren Retirement Community in Greenville. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:31:22 EST Goodbye to Earl http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152623111/Goodbye-to-Earl DARKE COUNTY - More than 500 mourners went through the line during viewing hours to say goodbye to local racing promoter Earl Baltes on Friday afternoon and evening at Oliver-Floyd Funeral Home in Greenville. Some also showed up the next morning for a... Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:06:22 EST New music therapy intern at Hospice http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health/152575668/New-music-therapy-intern-at-Hospice GREENVILLE — When Katie Chase was in the seventh grade, her teacher spoke to the class about music therapy. Chase, 22, is a music therapy intern with State of the Heart Hospice. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 08:46:21 EST Ohio bill would protect flag-flying rights http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152583916/Ohio-bill-would-protect-flag-flying-rights DARKE COUNTY - A bill introduced to the Ohio Senate would allow renters and homeowners greater freedom to display the Stars and Stripes, the Ohio and military service flags. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 02:31:21 EST Trice leads way as Wayne wins D1 title, 65-57 over South http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152625253/Trice-leads-way-as-Wayne-wins-D1-title-65-57-over-South COLUMBUS (AP) — It might have been the first time that Huber Heights Wayne had ever been to the boys state basketball tournament, but the Warriors played like they were grizzled vets. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 23:31:24 EST Detter’s OT 3 propels Defiance past CCC for D2 title, 49-45 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152625237/Detters-OT-3-propels-Defiance-past-CCC-for-D2-title-49-45 COLUMBUS (AP) — As is always the case on a judgment call, one side will see it as a miscarriage of justice and the other as a stepping stone to success. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 23:31:22 EST Baltes put Darke County on map http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/152521576/Baltes-put-Darke-County-on-map ROSSBURG —Darke County icon Earl Baltes, was laid to rest Saturday, five days after his death.The 93-year-old put New Weston, Rossburg and all of Darke County on the map when he created Eldora Speedway in 1954. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 19:21:22 EST