Arcanum congratulations are in order

Arcanum congratulations are in order

Happy 60th Wedding Anniversary to Albert and Gretchen Kuhbander of rural Arcanum.Al and the former Gretchen Shoffstall met each other in Dayton many y...

February 6th, 2020 |  


Express your feelings with Valentine’s Day flowers

Express your feelings with Valentine’s Day flowers

If you’re sending flowers for Valentine’s Day, you might think about the meaning and symbol of certain flowers. Some flowers have a reputa...

February 5th, 2020 |  


The art of planning ahead

The art of planning ahead

Darke County Center for the Arts’ Executive Director Andrea Jordan knew that she’d have a hectic schedule to begin the New Year, as DCCA&#...

February 5th, 2020 |  



Treasurer should reconsider

Several months ago, I attended a Darke County Commissioners meeting to present an idea of installing a Real Estate Tax payment box outside of the cour...

February 5th, 2020 |  


Part 1: Pacific Ocean or bust

Part 1: Pacific Ocean or bust

Last November I got a notice from the bank that their Freedom Years Club was going to California. The brochure claimed the tour of Los Angeles would i...

February 4th, 2020 |  


Darke County can do better

Let’s talk about Greenville’s Veteran’s parade.There was no parade. What happened? The marching band stood on a side street, not mar...

February 4th, 2020 |  


Their View President Trump’s policies are not rosy

Their View President Trump’s policies are not rosy

Like Sen. Rob Portman, I also recently participated in a roundtable of Ohioans, who discussed the state of the economy here in the Buckeye State.Unlik...

February 4th, 2020 |  


Another Vietnam veteran tells his story

Another Vietnam veteran tells his story

Tired of reading my columns about Vietnam veterans?This one came up on my radar after he read my column about Medal of Honor winner William Pitsenbarg...

February 4th, 2020 |  


Expertise is a true asset

Dear Editor:I am ecstatic to support Larry Holmes for Darke County Commissioner. Larry is a seasoned financial professional with more than 40 years of...

February 4th, 2020 |  


The Amish Cook: Gloria goes bananas

The Amish Cook: Gloria goes bananas

Okay, this week, you’ll be joining Julia as she tackles one of her favorite hobbies, baking.A while ago we received a recipe from a dear friend ...

February 3rd, 2020 |