The Focus: Good grace vibrations

The Focus: Good grace vibrations

I think you’ll agree with me about this … there are too many churches today that are experts at putting GUILT on people. I heard one man s...

October 17th, 2015 |  


Sweet and Sassy: Son pens highlights of his life

Sweet and Sassy: Son pens highlights of his life

I think I mentioned it a time or 20, but son Jamie likes to write and he likes to express his feelings when he does it.As a gift to him, as Monday as ...

October 17th, 2015 |  


Union City News: Wesley United Methodist Church announces new youth pastor

Union City News: Wesley United Methodist Church announces new youth pastor

Since Sept 14, 2014 life has changed for Jamie, and Keith Maloy choose to focus on a word for the year. Choosing a word that he needed help with or wa...

October 15th, 2015 |  



Open letter to Darke County citizens on marijuana issues

Editor:On November 3, 2015, you will make a decision on Issue 3 and Issue 2. As you know, this issue will allow marijuana to become more prevalent in ...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Manufacturing Day in Ohio

Manufacturing Day in Ohio

America is better off when we are making things. We have a powerful service economy, but the backbone of our greatness has always been those who make ...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Improving the future of Ohio agriculture

Improving the future of Ohio agriculture

The Toledo water problems of 2014 caused growing concerns over water quality, especially in Lake Erie’s western basin. In order to fully address...

October 14th, 2015 |  


It’s important to have a full time Agriculture Extension Agent

Editor:While sitting on a wagon tongue waiting for the combine to fill my wagons, I happen to notice many animals of nature scurrying about. I enjoy t...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Back Around the House II:

Back Around the House II:

Several years ago my aunt who is now in her nineties told me that she found her golden years were slightly tarnished.I was puzzled. She seemed to be i...

October 14th, 2015 |  


On Neff Road: It’s in our roots

The old tom turkey was puffed up and angry. Every face was pinned to his blue face. Well, all except Nolan’s, “MeMe, tractor!!!!”My ...

October 14th, 2015 |  


The work goes on

The work goes on

The youngest amigo, Luke, just turned 11 years old a little over a week ago. Our children are now 13, 12, and 11, respectively. For those wondering, t...

October 13th, 2015 |