Preacher’s Point: Questions about eternity

Preacher’s Point: Questions about eternity

When the lottery jackpot hit a billion dollars, nearly everywhere I went people were talking, “If I had a billion dollars …” As far ...

August 17th, 2018 |  


Versailles News: The purpose of pets and animals

Versailles News: The purpose of pets and animals

In the book of Genesis, God gave man authority over all that was created on earth. Man was to cultivate, tend and keep the earth and use animals for t...

August 17th, 2018 |  


DCCA News: See you at the Fair

DCCA News: See you at the Fair

You don’t need me to tell you that The Great Darke County Fair starts on Friday, Aug. 17; you and most of Darke County have been anticipating ou...

August 16th, 2018 |  



Commissioner’s Corner — July

Commissioner’s Corner — July

July has certainly been an interesting month in the Commissioner’s office! It seemed like every day there was a new challenge to deal with! The ...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Back Around the House II: Doctors and hairdressers

Back Around the House II: Doctors and hairdressers

Something I have learned as I have grown older is always be sure your doctor, your dentist, and your hairdresser are younger than you are.Health care ...

August 15th, 2018 |  


A Grandparent’s Voice: An independent step

A Grandparent’s Voice: An independent step

We watched soap operas, Ruth Lyons, Liberace and just a few other shows. I watched because my parents watched. I don’t think we ever thought to ...

August 15th, 2018 |  


News: Bogus or authentic

News: Bogus or authentic

What if we had no journalists? How would we have a sense of our region, our state, our nation – much less the world at large? Is it important to...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Welcome to the 2018-19 school year

Welcome to the 2018-19 school year

Welcome to the 2018-2019 school year. Our administration and staff are eager to begin another year with the students, parents, grandparents and commun...

August 14th, 2018 updated: August 15th, 2018. |  


Amish Cook: Grandma’s funeral a poignant time

Amish Cook: Grandma’s funeral a poignant time

I stood beside the coffin, tears streaming down my face. Not because I was upset or worried about Grandma, but because I loved her, and she loved me. ...

August 14th, 2018 |  


New Madison News: Enjoy the fair

New Madison News: Enjoy the fair

The fair is about to dominate the Darke County population. While other schools are starting back this week and next week, the tradition is “afte...

August 14th, 2018 |