Daily Advocate- RSS NEWS?profile=1011 Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 http://dailyadvocate.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 Sun, 25 Jan 2015 17:08:48 EST 1800 Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/151489218/Winter-Weather-Advisory-remains-in-effect DARKE COUNTY - The winter weather advisory remains in effect until 7 a.m. Monday.The advisory warns of:* Hazard types - snow.* Accumulations - snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:41:21 EST Staying warm and safe http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/151425525/Staying-warm-and-safe Now that winter is here in Ohio, power outages and weather-related hazards are likely to occur.Try these tips for staying safe and warm during winter storms: Sun, 25 Jan 2015 14:41:24 EST Trio to perform in Pitsburg http://dailyadvocate.com/news/lifestyle-religion/151301567/Trio-to-perform-in-Pitsburg PITSBURG — The New Dawn Trio will be in concert at the Pitsburg Church of the Brethren on Feb. 1 at 6 p.m. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 14:31:21 EST Clothing bank reopens http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/151460055/Clothing-bank-reopens GREENVILLE — Grace Resurrection Community Center (GRCC) at Boston and Water streets is reopening its clothing bank. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 14:06:22 EST Darke County teams win WOHSBC matches http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151487540/Darke-County-teams-win-WOHSBC-matches DARKE COUNTY — The Ansonia boys, Mississinawa Valley girls, Versailles girls and Versailles boys all won West Ohio High School Bowling Conferences this past week. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 13:31:22 EST Versailles girls beat Mechanicsburg http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151488442/Versailles-girls-beat-Mechanicsburg VERSAILLES — The Versailles girls basketball team beat Mechanicsburg 66-51 on Saturday afternoon in Versailles. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 13:11:21 EST Mississinawa Valley girls defeat Bradford http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151488271/Mississinawa-Valley-girls-defeat-Bradford UNION CITY — The Mississinawa Valley Lady Blackhawks took advantage of a strong second quarter to out-score the visiting Bradford Lady Railroaders 17-6 and secure a 46-40 Cross County Conference win. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:41:21 EST Greenville stays atop GWOC North http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151488133/Greenville-stays-atop-GWOC-North SIDNEY — The Greenville varsity boys basketball team wasted little time distinguishing the Green Wave as one of the premier Division I teams in the Miami Valley by defeating the Sidney Yellow Jackets 64-39 to sit alone atop the Greater Western... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:01:21 EST Young driver airlifted after hitting pole http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/151487791/Young-driver-airlifted-after-hitting-pole DARKE COUNTY - A young driver traveled off the road Sunday morning and struck a pole. The driver was airlifted from the scene. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 10:26:21 EST Ansonia woman airlifted after her car crashes into ditch http://dailyadvocate.com/news/news/151487817/Ansonia-woman-airlifted-after-her-car-crashes-into-ditch ANSONIA - An Ansonia woman was airlifted Saturday night after she sustained serious injuries after her truck traveled off the roadway into a ditch. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 09:51:21 EST Winter weather advisory in effect http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-news/151487764/Winter-weather-advisory-in-effect A winter weather advisory is now in effect from 1 p.m. this afternoon to 7 a.m. Monday…* hazard types…snow.* accumulations…snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 09:36:21 EST Life after death http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion_columns/151392193/Life-after-death Everyone, deep down in their soul will ask the question; some will state the question verbally while others will quietly ponder, “Is there life after death?” Is there a heaven, a hell, will I be reincarnated, or is this life all there is?... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 08:31:21 EST Versailles girls swim team defeats Celina http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151487512/Versailles-girls-swim-team-defeats-Celina CELINA — The Versailles High School girls swim team defeated Celina High School with a score of 88-82 on Saturday at the Auglaize-Mercer YMCA-Celina Branch.The results for Versailles High School were as follows: Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:56:21 EST Versailles boys swim team swims against Celina http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151487500/Versailles-boys-swim-team-swims-against-Celina CELINA — The Versailles High School boys swim team lost to Celina High School with a score of 96-69 on Saturday at the Auglaize-Mercer YMCA-Celina Branch.The results for Versailles High School were as follows: Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:51:21 EST Ohio State celebrates and looks ahead http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151487481/Ohio-State-celebrates-and-looks-ahead COLUMBUS — While Ohio State's football team was celebrating its national championship with an estimated 46,000 of its fans on Saturday at Ohio Stadium, next season wasn't far from the minds of many people. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:41:21 EST Eldora hands out 2014 championship awards, looks toward 2015 season http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151487466/Eldora-hands-out-2014-championship-awards-looks-toward-2015-season ROSSBURG — More than 400 drivers, crew members and fans gathered inside the Eldora Ballroom Saturday evening to bring an official close to the 2014 season with the annual Eldora Speedway Awards Ceremony. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:31:21 EST Diamond Club raises $30,000 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151487420/Diamond-Club-raises-$30000 VERSAILLES — Washington Nationals pitcher Craig Stammen helped the Versailles Diamond Club raise about $30,000 Saturday night in their sixth annual Diamond Club dinner and auction. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:16:21 EST Enough is enough http://dailyadvocate.com/news/opinion/151425937/Enough-is-enough We report facts and pursue the truth.We do things for the betterment of the community.We were subject of another unwarranted attack from The Early Bird.We're tired of it.Enough is enough. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 14:26:23 EST Ansonia girls dominate Tri-County North http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151484311/Ansonia-girls-dominate-Tri-County-North ANSONIA — Ansonia got solid contributions from all its players on both offense and defense Saturday afternoon to dominate Tri-County North 49-36 in a Cross County Conference girls basketball game. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:46:21 EST Hospice schedules support group http://dailyadvocate.com/news/health/151427022/Hospice-schedules-support-group GREENVILLE — Many people struggle with the long gray days of winter, but for those dealing with grief, those days can seem even darker. State of the Heart Hospice has scheduled adult grief support group sessions beginning Feb. 4 for anyone in... Sat, 24 Jan 2015 15:31:21 EST