Amish Cook: A day to make fry pies

Amish Cook: A day to make fry pies

How about tackling a day in the kitchen, making fry pies? When my sister-in-law, Virginia, first mentioned the thought, it really seemed to be an exce...

March 19th, 2019 |  


New Madison News: Scouts begin Scouting for Food drive

New Madison News: Scouts begin Scouting for Food drive

It is time to be a good neighbor. The youngsters in Boy Scout Troop 96 of New Madison are joining in the national project of Scouting for Food.Contain...

March 19th, 2019 |  


Virtue & Mischief: Fixing the leak

Virtue & Mischief: Fixing the leak

Krista and I are currently so busy, stressed, and tired of having to address one challenge or another that we have a tendency to wish away our problem...

March 19th, 2019 |  



Arcanum News: March Madness begins

Arcanum News: March Madness begins

This week begins March Madness, the NCAA tournament for college basketball. Every March since 1939, the single-elimination tournament begins. Original...

March 18th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Biblical government

Preacher’s Point: Biblical government

Two things you should never talk about – politics and religion. Well, here is a religious column that is about to talk about what the Bible says...

March 15th, 2019 |  


Versailles News: Discipline – just do it!

Versailles News: Discipline – just do it!

Don’t let your emotions or inner dialogue sabotage productivity, creating paralysis or laziness. Probably most of us have at some point thought ...

March 15th, 2019 |  


DCCA News: Exciting news

DCCA News: Exciting news

I still remember the first time I ever heard “Piano Man;” I thought it was one of the most fascinating songs I’d ever heard, rollick...

March 14th, 2019 |  


Commissioner’s Corner — March

Commissioner’s Corner — March

February has certainly been a mixed bag, hasn’t it? This winter, and particularly February, has been schizophrenic; it could not decide if it wa...

March 13th, 2019 |  


Back Around the House II: Our first family cat

Back Around the House II: Our first family cat

Douglas, or Dougie, was our first family cat. He appeared at our house one summer Saturday afternoon when we had company from out of town. He was a bi...

March 13th, 2019 |  


On Neff Road: Haunted by morels

On Neff Road: Haunted by morels

This time of the year rolls around, and I always write about morel mushrooms. So this year I am going to get off this merry-go-round and not talk abou...

March 13th, 2019 |