Versailles News: Politics and insanity

Versailles News: Politics and insanity

A blonde and brunette are watching the news.The blonde says to the brunette, “I bet you $100 that the man won’t jump off the building.R...

August 26th, 2016 |  


DCCA News: School days, school days

DCCA News: School days, school days

As September approaches, students across Darke County and the nation return to school, providing bittersweet moments for parents and youngsters alike....

August 26th, 2016 |  


Hope across Ohio

Hope across Ohio

For the last three years I have worked on legislation to transform the federal government’s response to the heroin and opioid addiction epidemic...

August 25th, 2016 updated: August 25th, 2016. |  


Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year

Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year

Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year. Our administration and staff are eager to begin another year with the students, parents, grandparents, and commu...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Garden tour slated Saturday

Garden tour slated Saturday

The Preservation Society of Union City Indiana-Ohio will host its annual Garden Tour on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The rain date will be Sunda...

August 25th, 2016 |  


A salute to our local public safety workers

A salute to our local public safety workers

America, it seems, has become more divided over the past few years than at any other point in recent memory. Unfortunately, in that process, distrust ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


A Grandparent’s Voice: United in one diversity

A Grandparent’s Voice: United in one diversity

United in one diversity we are even stronger. - Thomas Bach, IOC presidentLast night I watched the closing of the 2016 Olympic Games. It was one of ma...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Back Around the House II: Funerals for fair fish

Back Around the House II: Funerals for fair fish

The Great Darke County Fair is over, but the goldfish may go on for a while.On Tuesday of Fair Week our 4-year-old granddaughter Laura came into the h...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Virtue & Mischief: Of antiseptic soap, oxygen machines, Part 1

Virtue & Mischief: Of antiseptic soap, oxygen machines, Part 1

My sister, Susie, was born in 1954 with a heart defect. I’m certain there is a medical term for it, and that the term is splashed across her rat...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Arcanum News: End of summer brings start of new school year

Arcanum News: End of summer brings start of new school year

Arcanum-Butler Schools announce opening information for the first day of school on Aug. 30.Parents are urged to register students new to the district ...

August 22nd, 2016 |