Taking a week to recover

Taking a week to recover

Editor’s note: Gloria’s family has been battling winter illnesses, so she is taking a week off to rest. In the meantime, she is sharing so...

February 27th, 2020 |  


The word that trips people up — credibility

The word that trips people up — credibility

I am a firm believer that every day offers a lesson, something new to learn, an opportunity to grow, if we bother to pay attention, of course. Oddly e...

February 27th, 2020 |  


Been a busy month at St. Mary’s School

It seems Mother Nature was running a little late last month. Catholic Schools Week was the final week of January, and it is a running joke around scho...

February 27th, 2020 |  



Do you hear the people sing?

We saw Les Miserables once again during the past week, and I can still hear the people sing the moving inspirational triumphant anthem that closes the...

February 26th, 2020 |  


Writer would do it again

Writer would do it again

When we planned our January trip to California, one of the reasons for going was the California sunshine as opposed to the Ohio winter.To avoid freezi...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Wool, wings and wonderment

Wool, wings and wonderment

So we bought this big ball made of twisted sticks and filled with alpaca wool and hung it in the tree. It goes well with the little basket that we bou...

February 25th, 2020 |  


DCP levy is an incredible deal

Dear Darke Countians:Please vote “YES” to support the Darke County Park Levy this coming March. You may have read that this will give the ...

February 25th, 2020 |  


DCP continues to provide memories

Dear Editor,My seven-year-old grandson shared some memories with me on a recent visit to the Darke County Parks Nature Center. He recalled experiences...

February 25th, 2020 |  


No effort to hold polluters responsible

The recent article on council discussions pertaining to water rates and sidewalk repair was interesting and makes it clear that further homework is re...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Be a proud yes vote for DCP

Dear Darke County Residents:Please join me in supporting Darke County Parks’ 1 mill levy that will appear as Issue 1 on the ballot March 17, 202...

February 25th, 2020 |