Versailles News: Old age is a blessing

Versailles News: Old age is a blessing

Not everyone lives a long life, in fact statistically 50 percent of the US population dies by age 60 and by age 65 that statistic is 87.5 percent. It&...

October 20th, 2017 |  


DCCA News: An appealing opportunity

DCCA News: An appealing opportunity

When six appealing young men take the stage at Henry St. Clair Memorial Hall on Saturday, November 4, the audience will be amazed at the range and bre...

October 20th, 2017 |  


“Me, too,” and what about you?

“Me, too,” and what about you?

So many contemporary issues, so how am I to choose?This week I’ve decided to review a topic I’ve written about before, sexual harassment a...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Amish Cook: Gloria has strong peelings about apple season

Amish Cook: Gloria has strong peelings about apple season

Apple season is still upon us. Not only are apples in season in the local orchards but also in our kitchen. To my way ofthinking, there are endless po...

October 19th, 2017 |  


On Neff Road: On your mark

On Neff Road: On your mark

A bell is ringing in the hall. Voices are heard behind a closed door. I look at a bed mussed and a monitor no longer clicked. At least for now. I wond...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Back Around the House II: Fear of fire trucks turns into lesson

Back Around the House II: Fear of fire trucks turns into lesson

Way, way back in time when I was just a little kid, I was terrified of fire trucks. It wasn’t just the natural fear of something humongously big...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Arcanum News: Congratulations Arcanum High School Band

Arcanum News: Congratulations Arcanum High School Band

Congratulations Arcanum High School Band! Last weekend they qualified for State Competition at the Versailles High School Music Invitational; they als...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Preacher’s Point: The larger picture

Preacher’s Point: The larger picture

The first two chapters of Job are fascinating. Satan visits heaven, and God asks Satan if he has thought about Job (Job 1:6-8). Satan explains to God ...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Versailles News: 80/20 PRINCIPLE: Truth Should Prevail

Versailles News: 80/20 PRINCIPLE: Truth Should Prevail

It has been my experience that the Pareto principle (also known as the 80/20 rule) applies in most facets of the world. This principle states that, fo...

October 13th, 2017 |  


DCCA News: The power of music

DCCA News: The power of music

The arts are sometimes viewed as esoteric, elitist, a frill unrelated to the daily lives of ordinary folk. In my opinion, this view is not only incorr...

October 13th, 2017 |