Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS?profile=1015 Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS?profile=1015 http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS?profile=1015 Sat, 1 Nov 2014 05:59:40 EST 1800 Old-fashioned football leads Arcanum to win http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150384865/Old-fashioned-football-leads-Arcanum-to-win ARCANUM — Arcanum won its fourth consecutive game to end the season on Friday, defeating Bethel 41-14 in a Cross County Conference football game as the Trojans improved to 5-5 on the year. Sat, 1 Nov 2014 01:06:04 EST Brumbaugh’s extends fun farm season http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150355973/Brumbaughs-extends-fun-farm-season ARCANUM — Brumbaugh's Fruit and Fun Farm is extending the season of its fun farm for an additional weekend. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:12:05 EST Greenville seeks junior high wrestling coach http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150381316/Greenville-seeks-junior-high-wrestling-coach GREENVILLE — Greenville High School is in need of a junior high wrestling coach for the upcoming season.Anyone who is interested should contact Athletic Director Randy Swisher at rswisher@greenville.k12.oh.us or call 548-4416. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:13:05 EST Fresh Spirit to perform http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150253210/Fresh-Spirit-to-perform PITSBURG - The Pitsburg Church of the Brethren will host a concert by, “Fresh Spirit” on Sunday at 6 p.m. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:23:05 EST Three injured in rollover accident http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150374124/Three-injured-in-rollover-accident DARKE COUNTY - Three people were injured after the car they were in rolled over in an accident. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:31:05 EST Duo teaches self-defense http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health-home_top/150358440/Duo-teaches-self-defense DARKE COUNTY - Diana Unger, personal trainer with Warrior Strength Workouts, was introduced at the recent proclamation signing of October: Domestic Violence Awareness Month, to be collaborating with Jesse Berry of Forest Martial Arts, to help young... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:40:05 EST Glidewell feted for her 40 years http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health-home_top/150358253/Glidewell-feted-for-her-40-years GREENVILLE - Ann Glidewell was recently honored by her peers in observance of her 40th anniversary in public health. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:11:05 EST Darke County’s fall sports statistical leaders http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150349162/Darke-Countys-fall-sports-statistical-leaders FootballPassing yardsJared Niekamp, Versailles: 672Nick Peters, Ansonia: 640Daniel O'Donnell, Arcanum: 564Clay Guillozet, Greenville: 531 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:01:07 EST Meeting people where they are http://dailyadvocate.com/news/community_news/150364698/Meeting-people-where-they-are How I admire the teacher and the mentor that is able to educate or instruct on the level of the student. As children we were programmed to think that we all advanced based on age alone. As kids we couldn't go to school until we were five, to... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:01:06 EST On and ‘bout Broadway - November http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150358161/On-and-bout-Broadway---November Nov. 1 - “A night out with the Wavaires today at 7 p.m. at the St. Clair Memorial Hall.Nov. 2 – Don't forget to set your clocks back one hour. Time change again! Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:54:05 EST Versailles dominates Miami East http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150372510/Versailles-dominates-Miami-East KETTERING — It was domination from the beginning of the match until the end as the Versailles volleyball team swept Miami East 25-13, 25-9, 25-12 in a regional semifinal tournament match on Thursday at Fairmont's Trent Arena in... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:56:04 EST Fundraising for dog barn underway http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/150369024/Fundraising-for-dog-barn-underway GREENVILLE — Bob Evans in Greenville is hosting a fundraising event over the weekend, in which 15 percent of its sales will go toward improvements to be made to the dog barn at the fairgrounds. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:24:04 EST Darke County claimed to be haunted http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/150369092/Darke-County-claimed-to-be-haunted DARKE COUNTY — Some areas within the county have darker pasts than others, causing some individuals to believe that these areas are haunted. Local Author Rita Arnold wrote a booked called “Ghosts of Darke County,” where these haunted... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:22:08 EST Grand Jury returns indictments http://dailyadvocate.com/news/blotter/150358374/Grand-Jury-returns-indictments DARKE COUNTY - Darke County Prosecutor R. Kelly Ormsby III has released the following report on Grand Jury activity recently conducted by his office: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:07:03 EST 8 Tigers to run at state http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150350554/8-Tigers-to-run-at-state VERSAILLES — A mix of state meet veterans and rookies will run for Versailles on Saturday as the Tigers have eight runners set to compete in the Ohio High School Athletic Association cross country championships. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:51:12 EST Harvest Sounds to benefit Darke County Humane Society http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150365139/Harvest-Sounds-to-benefit-Darke-County-Humane-Society NEW MADISON - Members of First Universalist Church of New Madison are proud to announce Darke County Humane Society has been chosen to receive all proceeds from the 14th annual Harvest Sounds benefit concert. The concert will be presented at 3 p.m.,... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:27:06 EST Meyer, Barrett say OSU QB will play Saturday http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150363858/Meyer-Barrett-say-OSU-QB-will-play-Saturday COLUMBUS — Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett isn't scheduled to go all out in practice until today but he and coach Urban Meyer both say he will be ready to play on Saturday against Illinois. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:28:04 EST Wave, Jackets to play for Jug http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150350148/Wave-Jackets-to-play-for-Jug GREENVILLE — The Greenville football team will try to retain possession of the Little Brown Jug on Friday night as the Green Wave travel to Sidney to take on the Yellow Jackets. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:39:08 EST Challenges don’t stop artist’s unique work http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/150327853/Challenges-dont-stop-artists-unique-work GREENVILLE - Despite physical challenges, artist Gary Hovey has been sculpting unique works of art for the past 10 years. Creating sculptures out of stainless steel forks, knives and spoons, his pieces will be on display at Bear's Mill... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:15:12 EST Those were the days, my friends http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/150358174/Those-were-the-days-my-friends John Flynn writes songs “in the key of us,” rather than those self-indulgent tunes written “in the key of me” by many contemporary folk artists. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:47:13 EST