Remember Pearl Harbor

Remember Pearl Harbor

The anniversary of Pearl Harbor is coming up, Dec. 7, 1941, and I think about an uncle who was there at the U.S. Naval base at Honolulu when the Imper...

December 2nd, 2020 |  


Wreaths Across America

Wreaths Across America

How many have heard about Wreaths Across America (wreathsacrossamerica.org)? Basically it is wreaths placed in December on a designated date on vetera...

December 1st, 2020 |  


Should auld acquaintances be forgot? Never

Should auld acquaintances be forgot? Never

Every successful person I know has given credit for that success to a mentor. The few successful people I know lacking a mentor always say the lack of...

November 29th, 2020 |  



It’s holiday season?

It’s holiday season?

My youngest granddaughter had a birthday party the other day. Only the family attended, not all the family, only some of the cousins. After the presen...

November 27th, 2020 |  


November happenings at St. Mary’s

November happenings at St. Mary’s

You know how sometimes you think, “It seemed like a good idea at the time.” I am experiencing one of those times. Due to reduced seating a...

November 25th, 2020 |  


Providing no-cost vaccines

Providing no-cost vaccines

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In recent weeks, the American people have received encouraging news about a potential COVID-19 vaccine. Vaccines and the publ...

November 25th, 2020 |  


Happy Thanksgiving 2020

Happy Thanksgiving 2020

Struggling with 2020 and the holidays? While this has been a very challenging year, it does make us look for one of the greatest gifts and that is the...

November 24th, 2020 |  


Let’s talk wild turkey today

Let’s talk wild turkey today

No use of you and me complaining but Thanksgiving just won’t be the same this year. Rising numbers of COVID-19 cases in Darke County, Ohio, and ...

November 22nd, 2020 |  


Disappointment, depression and deliverance

Disappointment, depression and deliverance

Whoever said, “Life is not a bed a roses” was 100 percent wrong. Life is exactly like a bed of roses. Sometimes, life is beautiful, soft, ...

November 20th, 2020 |  


DCCA moving forward

DCCA moving forward

Darke County Center for the Arts is moving forward even while seeking different ways to achieve its mission. That is also true of performing artists w...

November 19th, 2020 |