Sweet Caroline Bewitched ‘Green with Envy’

Sweet Caroline Bewitched ‘Green with Envy’

February is a turning point in the garden when it’s still cold outside but signs of spring start to come alive with sprouts of bulbs emerging fr...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Take a chance on a sure thing

Take a chance on a sure thing

If you were invited to come to a warm inviting place where friendly folks will serve yummy snacks and outstanding professional artists will perform fr...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Fear of heights leads to private tour

Fear of heights leads to private tour

When last we parted I was glued to a six-foot tall smokestack on the famous luxury liner, The Queen Mary, which is docked in Long Beach, California. A...

February 18th, 2020 |  



A few political comments

A few political comments

As members of my family and I were discussing politics this weekend, my son Lance said, “I had never considered that.”His statement was in...

February 18th, 2020 |  


A bundle of endless joy

A bundle of endless joy

Time keeps marching faster than I can keep up with. I can hardly believe that I’m almost halfway through my waiting period for our little darlin...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Farmer fun facts for February

Farmer fun facts for February

Wow! That’s a mouthful! I thought it was time to have some fun since February is a slow farming month. Now I am a farm girl, yet I realize that ...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Jim Krumel: Three men, three thoughts on gun control

Jim Krumel: Three men, three thoughts on gun control

They came.They talked.And they disagreed.That pretty much sums up the conversation about gun control that took place during the annual Associated Pres...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Casting support for Larry Holmes

To the Editor:I cast my support for Larry Holmes in the Republican Primary for Darke County Commissioner.I first met Larry while we both served on the...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Making it easier to afford a home

Making it easier to afford a home

Right now, many Ohioans are struggling to make ends meet. Even people with supposedly-middle-class jobs don’t feel stable. Wages have barely bud...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Too much money for DCP

Dear Darke Countian:Please vote “NO” for the 1 mill levy for the Park District! This will give them $1,306,000 in one year and over $13 MI...

February 18th, 2020 |