Today’s Challenges: Secondhand dogs (and choices)

You may or may not have read the article I wrote about our family rescuing an older dog from the local animal shelter. Some might call her a “Se...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Preacher’s Point: Educators’ wages in spotlight

In local school board meetings all over the nation, the discussion of teacher’s salary will come up. Most of the time it is determined that the ...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Sweet & Sassy: What the world doesn’t need now is drugs

Drug addiction. It’s all over the news….not only here in Darke County but across the nation and probably just as much abroad.Why would any...

March 4th, 2017 |  


DCCA News: Preserving the past in a changing world

DCCA News: Preserving the past in a changing world

In his bequest to the Greenville City School Board of Education, Henry St. Clair designated that his bequeathed funds be used to erect a Memorial Hall...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


Versailles News: The courteous left turn

Rules changes and laws change therefore it only makes sense that the Department of Motor Vehicle’s test would also change. Especially if it had ...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


Along the Garden Path: Quality fun with kids

Along the Garden Path: Quality fun with kids

When we’re not gardening, we enjoy playing cards with our family. For me, it started many years ago when my dad would come home for lunch, after...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


The Opioid solution

The Opioid solution

I heard an incredible statistic last week, one that makes you really stop and think. It stated that the United States has 4 percent of the world’...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


Stopping surprise hospital bills

Stopping surprise hospital bills

Far too many Americans face out-of-control surprise medical bills, often for emergency care, despite the fact that they spend their hard-earned money ...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


The Amish Cook: Pets are part of the Yoder family

The Amish Cook: Pets are part of the Yoder family

Editor’s note: ‘The Amish sometimes get a bad rap for their treatment of animals. However, in my interaction with the Yoder’s I̵...

March 1st, 2017 |  


On Neff Road: Little pointed cap

On Neff Road: Little pointed cap

Morel (according to Webster) is any of several edible fungi having a conical cap with a highly pitted surface — called also morel mushroom.Well,...

March 1st, 2017 |