Only the keepers

Only the keepers

There were no new homes in the neighborhood when I was growing up. All of the homes had a history. Most began long before each family came to reside. ...

October 21st, 2015 updated: October 21st, 2015. |  


Back Around the House II: De-cluttering

Back Around the House II: De-cluttering

Years ago, when our eight children were small, cleaning the house was not a real problem. It was a constant work in progress.I don’t believe the...

October 21st, 2015 |  


St. Mary’s News: Scary time of the year

St. Mary’s News: Scary time of the year

There comes a time in everyone’s life when one pauses and asks that all important question, “Really? What was I thinking!” My moment...

October 21st, 2015 |  



Kaneki Ken and Company

Kaneki Ken and Company

My daughter Abby is passionate about reading, writing, drawing, singing, friendships, and “anime,” the Japanese style of television and fi...

October 20th, 2015 |  


New Madison News: Library has much to offer

New Madison News: Library has much to offer

Let’s hope for a clear fall sky on Oct. 22 as Boonshoft comes to the New Madison Public Library for stargazing. The program is one of the most p...

October 19th, 2015 |  


Arcanum News: Trick-or-Treat

Arcanum News: Trick-or-Treat

Trick-or-treating—going from house to house in search of candy and other goodies—has been a popular Halloween tradition in the United Stat...

October 19th, 2015 |  


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 |