Daily Advocate- RSS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/ http://dailyadvocate.com/ Fri, 29 May 2015 10:15:42 EST 1800 Darke County’s spring sports statistical leaders http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153775781/Darke-Countys-spring-sports-statistical-leaders BaseballBatting averageTanner Maples, Tri-Village: .415Max Muir, Ansonia: .400Nick Peters, Ansonia: .397Tyler Jenkinson, MV: .393 Fri, 29 May 2015 08:01:22 EST Curry hopes to revive Pumpkin Show http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/153768022/Curry-hopes-to-revive-Pumpkin-Show BRADFORD — Glenna (Marshall) Trevino Curry is raring' to make a comeback. Fri, 29 May 2015 01:51:21 EST Versailles News http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/153766372/Versailles-News Have you ever engaged in a conversation discussing politics or an issue within the community? There is always an exchange of opinions, reflection of personal experiences, a variety of perspectives, and usually more than one plausible but untested... Fri, 29 May 2015 01:36:21 EST Wave ride early lead for big win http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153782620/Wave-ride-early-lead-for-big-win MASON – The Greenville softball team kept the drumbeat going as the Lady Wave defeated Hamilton Ross 7-2 Thursday in tournament play – qualifying for the regional finals that will be held on Saturday in Mason. Thu, 28 May 2015 22:06:21 EST Rossburg truck driver indicted http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-home_top/153772825/Rossburg-truck-driver-indicted ROSSBURG — Christopher Thornhill, 33, of Rossburg, is facing 12 criminal charges in connection with a multiple-vehicle crash in Boone County, Kentucky, on January 29. Thu, 28 May 2015 21:21:23 EST On and ‘Bout Broadway – June http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/153758969/On-and-Bout-Broadway--June June 1- The Greenville High School (GHS) will meet at 11 a.m. at the M and M Diner in the Palace on Fifth Street.June 2 – The GHS Class of 1949 will meet at the Fairlawn at 11:30 a.m. for their monthly lunch. Thu, 28 May 2015 20:01:24 EST Police seek gas station robber http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-home_top/153766966/Police-seek-gas-station-robber GREENVILLE — The Greenville Police Department and Darke County Sheriff's Office are investigating an armed robbery that took place at the Sunoco gas station in Greenville Thursday evening. Thu, 28 May 2015 16:46:23 EST Greenville’s Wood earns 1st team GWOC North honors http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153773394/Greenvilles-Wood-earns-1st-team-GWOC-North-honors GREENVILLE – Greenville senior outfielder Quinton Wood was named first team all-Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division by the league for the 2015 baseball season. Thu, 28 May 2015 15:36:23 EST Burglar hits Asian restaurants http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter-news/153773027/Burglar-hits-Asian-restaurants GREENVILLE — Two similar Greenville restaurants found themselves the victims of a burglar sometime overnight Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning. Thu, 28 May 2015 15:21:21 EST 5K registration underway http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153632628/5K-registration-underway VERSAILLES — Registration is open for the June 13 Versailles Poultry Days 5K Run/Walk and Fun Run at www.versaillespoultrydays.com or www.YOLOorg.com. Thu, 28 May 2015 15:16:22 EST Students compete at state science day http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news_education/153766719/Students-compete-at-state-science-day MIAMI COUNTY — Thirty students from 10 local school districts recently competed successfully at the Ohio Academy of Science State Science Day held at The Ohio State University in Columbus on May 16. Thu, 28 May 2015 14:41:32 EST 6 county softball players named 1st team all-CCC http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153617633/6-county-softball-players-named-1st-team-all-CCC DARKE COUNTY – Six Darke County softball players earned first team all-Cross County Conference honors from the league for the 2015 softball season. Thu, 28 May 2015 13:46:23 EST Union City News http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/153726259/Union-City-News As the summer approaches and school is out, many opportunities to have fun are being scheduled with the June schedule is very full. First Friday will be held at the Art Depot, June 5 from 5:15 – 7 .m. This is a good time to network and see what... Thu, 28 May 2015 03:26:22 EST Gardening and spring salad http://dailyadvocate.com/news/community-news/153725644/Gardening-and-spring-salad Cheery spring greetings to each of you. Thu, 28 May 2015 03:11:21 EST County employment picture improves http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/153751862/County-employment-picture-improves DARKE COUNTY — Unemployment numbers fell in every county in Ohio from March to April, with Darke County seeing a healthy drop from 5.0 percent to 4.0, according to information just released by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services... Wed, 27 May 2015 22:36:22 EST TPA ensures strong trade agreementsfor Ohio farmers and businesses http://dailyadvocate.com/news/politics/153752128/TPA-ensures-strong-trade-agreementsfor-Ohio-farmers-and-businesses Every corner of Ohio, from our farms to our factories, benefits from trade, and the reason is simple. Trade pacts allow us to expand exports with other nations and reach new customers for Ohio small businesses, manufacturers, and farmers. Wed, 27 May 2015 21:41:21 EST Combatting prescription drug abuse in Ohio http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health/153751730/Combatting-prescription-drug-abuse-in-Ohio Drug overdoses are on the rise across Ohio. Wed, 27 May 2015 20:31:22 EST Holzapfel earns Mentor of Year honor http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news_education/153722839/Holzapfel-earns-Mentor-of-Year-honor GREENVILLE — Karla Holzapfel, seventh- and eighth-grade intervention specialist at Greenville Junior High, was recipient of the C. Michael Crawford Mentor Award. Wed, 27 May 2015 16:11:25 EST Ex-coal chief wants judge’s OK to attend son’s race in Ohio http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153752945/Ex-coal-chief-wants-judges-OK-to-attend-sons-race-in-Ohio BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) – Ex-Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship wants permission to see his son compete in an Ohio dirt track race. Wed, 27 May 2015 16:11:22 EST Greenville ranked No. 1 in state http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153752541/Greenville-ranked-No.-1-in-state COLUMBUS – In the final Ohio High School Fastpitch Softball Coaches Association state poll of the 2015 season, the Greenville softball team is ranked No. 1 in Division II. Wed, 27 May 2015 16:06:23 EST