DCCA News: A winter’s tale

DCCA News: A winter’s tale

When Darke County Center for the Arts presented musher Tasha Strielstra and her sled dog Rhu to local fourth- through sixth-graders last October, stud...

March 17th, 2017 |  


The Amish Cook: Going buggy with the Yoders

The Amish Cook: Going buggy with the Yoders

Sunshine, clear blue skies, daffodils, and even dandelions, they’re all a part of my favorite season! Spring peepers are calling out their welco...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Along the Garden Path: Virginia O’Dell – one amazing woman

Along the Garden Path: Virginia O’Dell – one amazing woman

Virginia O’Dell is the type of person everyone wants to be like - kind, considerate, honest, caring and thoughtful. Virginia was born March 23, ...

March 16th, 2017 |  


A Grandparent’s Voice: Ides of everything

Ides of March. Yep, March 15. A day we think of the demise of Julius Caesar.However, since that was in 44 BC, I see no reason to dawn togas and sing s...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Back Around the House II: It’s called creative living

My grandma told me years ago that a large family must just “make do.”Now in these days of being politically correct, I suppose that phrase...

March 15th, 2017 |  


New Madison News: Village moves on with events

New Madison News: Village moves on with events

Hardy blossoms seem to be surviving the cold snap that interrupted those spring like days. Early color is pleasant and encouraging of buds and blooms ...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Virtue & Mischief: Forks in the road

Virtue & Mischief: Forks in the road

Yogi Berra once advised Joe Garagiola that “when you come to the fork in the road, take it.” Legend has it that Yogi was offering Garagiol...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Arcanum News: A perfect season for Arcanum seventh-grade cagers

The Arcanum Boy’s 7th Grade Basketball team recently finished a perfect 18-0 season by winning the Cross County Conference 7th Grade Tournament....

March 13th, 2017 |  


Preacher’s Point: The power of God

Preacher’s Point: The power of God

Do you have the power of God? Maybe an even more important question would be - what is the power of God?When asking Christians about God’s power...

March 12th, 2017 |  


Sweet & Sassy: Life won’t be the same

Sweet & Sassy: Life won’t be the same

Another part of the Moody family puzzle is gone. Yes, my uncle, Jim Moody, died on March 4 surrounded by his family.And, I don’t think I’v...

March 11th, 2017 |