Thanks for Annie Oakley Days

Editor:I would like to personally thank all of the many volunteers, sponsors, community members and my fellow committee members for making this year&#...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Fighting to reduce prescription drug costs

Fighting to reduce prescription drug costs

Just like Medicare – which celebrated its 50th Anniversary last week – prescription drugs have helped Americans live longer and healthier ...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Along the Garden Path

Along the Garden Path

When going to The Great Darke County fair, entering Gate 2 by the hospital, the first thing you will see are several colorful and outstanding flower b...

August 5th, 2015 |  



On Neff Road

On Neff Road

It travels from place to place wherever I go. Each time I pack to move, I look at it once more wondering why I keep it. Still, it finds its way to the...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Virtue & Mischief

Virtue & Mischief

The amigos, like most children, possess a very ripe, deep, and extremely egocentric (i.e., objectively inaccurate) sense of justice. They are forever ...

August 4th, 2015 |  


New Madison News

New Madison News

Beautiful weather is closing out the month. Summer is really here and even with steamy days it is good to experience what the Miami Valley is supposed...

August 3rd, 2015 |  


Arcanum News

Arcanum News

Happy 50th wedding anniversary to Gene and Nelda Morris! Gene and Nelda were married on Aug. 26, 1965. They will be having an open house on Aug. 9 fro...

August 3rd, 2015 |  


Sweet and Sassy

Sweet and Sassy

One of the many highlights for my son, Jamie, and me at the Annie Oakley Festival was attending the concert of Spittin’ Image on opening night.L...

August 1st, 2015 |  


Versailles News

Versailles News

Last year I stumbled across a public access online website containing listings for cemeteries and graves from around the world. I found it comforting ...

July 31st, 2015 |  


DCCA News

DCCA News

Darke County Center for the Arts has been bringing a Missoula Children’s Theatre residency to our community for well over a decade, providing th...

July 31st, 2015 |