Never too old to gain wisdom

Never too old to gain wisdom

Have you ever looked back at an incident in your life and seen, with perfect clarity, the several factors that led to a disaster?It happened on our va...

August 14th, 2019 |  


Defective gene not uplifting

Defective gene not uplifting

In the interest of full disclosure I should tell you my family has a defective gene. Well, obviously we have many defective genes, some of us more tha...

August 12th, 2019 |  


State budget will benefit students, employers

State budget will benefit students, employers

Ohio comprises many different regions, people and pursuits. Part of our strength comes from this diversity coupled with key commonalities that unite u...

August 12th, 2019 |  



Fair is shaping future for participants

Fair is shaping future for participants

As you many of you know, I grew up a 4-H kid. All summer I would have a countdown leading up to the great Darke County Fair. I loved everything about ...

August 9th, 2019 |  


What a mess we have on our hands

What a mess we have on our hands

I am writing this just a couple of days after the recent mass murders in both El Paso, Texas and Dayton. Although random massacres like this seem to b...

August 9th, 2019 |  


John Grindrod: Art, OK, so what qualifies?

John Grindrod: Art, OK, so what qualifies?

Recently, while traveling for work, something caught my eye sitting off a driveway of an Indiana farm off Route 101. It was an old Corvair, now a reli...

August 6th, 2019 |  


Traffic fix great in a roundabout way

Vini, Vidi, Vici quad circum!All right, my Latin isn’t very good, but what I’m trying to say here is: “I came, I saw, I conquered th...

August 5th, 2019 |  


Fixing the overvalued dollar is bipartisan priority

By Michael StumoAt a time of harsh political division in Washington, it’s encouraging to see examples of bipartisan agreement that put America f...

August 5th, 2019 |  


Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Meet DocDoc was picked up stray and was never reclaimed by his owner at is at the Miami County Animal Shelter. He is now available for adoption. Doc i...

August 4th, 2019 |  


A test of faith

The following in part is a post I shared on Facebook, but because of my efforts locally in promoting the Randolph & McCulloch Freedom’s Stru...

August 2nd, 2019 |