Mass shootings and the Church’s influence

Mass shootings and the Church’s influence

Since the Colorado shooting last week, arguments about what to do to stop the carnage have reached a fever pitch.There are many opinions out there. Th...

April 2nd, 2021 |  


Wishing you a profound Easter

Wishing you a profound Easter

This Sunday is Easter Sunday, the most important day of the year for Christians. It has also been referred to as Resurrection Sunday, since it is the ...

April 2nd, 2021 |  


And everyone lived happily ever after

And everyone lived happily ever after

Actually, I never really liked the beloved folk tale The Little Red Hen; although I knew that the other animals were irresponsible and lazy, I didn...

April 1st, 2021 |  



Protecting Ohio students from hazing

Protecting Ohio students from hazing

This month, another Ohio family is grieving.Stone Foltz, a 20-year-old sophomore at Bowling Green State University, died after alleged alcohol-induced...

April 1st, 2021 |  


Too much paperwork

Too much paperwork

Do you have an up-to-date will? A health-care directive? Instructions in writing for how you want everything to be handled when you die? Are there fun...

March 31st, 2021 |  


Holy Week in Arcanum

Holy Week in Arcanum

In Christianity, Holy Week or Passion Week starts on Palm Sunday, the day of Christ’s Triumphant entry into Jerusalem and climaxes with the Last...

March 30th, 2021 |  


A biblical bloodbath

A biblical bloodbath

King Solomon built the first Jewish Temple. When completed, a dedication ceremony took place. At the ceremony, the Hebrews made sacrifices. The Bible ...

March 26th, 2021 |  


Stronger than you think

Stronger than you think

Our lives often present us with situations that make us feel like it is more than we can handle. But we must not let our feelings win out, because eac...

March 26th, 2021 |  


Creating art, communicating community pride

Creating art, communicating community pride

To fulfill its purpose to provide funds advancing the arts in our community, Darke County Endowment for the Arts annually offers grants to give local ...

March 25th, 2021 |  


Bullying case solved

Bullying case solved

Are you a bully? Have you ever been? Are you a victim of bullying? Do you observe bullying in business, educational or community environments?Have you...

March 24th, 2021 |