Commissioner’s Corner

Commissioner’s Corner

From wet and cool to hot and humid, July has certainly been a mixed bag of weather. The first half of the month was a continuation of June with rain a...

August 6th, 2015 |  


The Amish Cook

The Amish Cook

Greetings from Illinois!How about taking a peek into our home on a warm July day? The air feels thick and muggy; the way it looks, we’ll have a ...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Tax relief for Ohio’s non-profit veterans and fraternal organizations

Tax relief for Ohio’s non-profit veterans and fraternal organizations

Two years ago we provided a property tax exemption in Ohio law for veterans and fraternals but bureaucrats in the tax department failed to recognize s...

August 6th, 2015 |  



Union City News

Union City News

This week, let’s take a look at a few more of the local artists in the Union City area.Edna Dodd Hawkins is a retired businesswoman and teacher....

August 6th, 2015 |  


Back Around the House II

Back Around the House II

Annie Oakley Days are here again!This festival provides a great week of entertainment for the old hometown, and Annie deserves a celebration in her na...

August 5th, 2015 updated: August 5th, 2015. |  


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 |