Event deemed a success

To the Editor:The Sixth annual DAR/DAB (Down a River/Down a Beer) event, at the old Piqua Power plant, was a huge success last Saturday night. Special...

August 14th, 2019 |  


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 |  


Editorial roundup

Aug. 10, The Marietta Times on Tobacco will still be an issue despite age increaseAs Ohio this fall joins the 17 other states that have raised the age...

August 13th, 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 |  


Editorial roundup

Aug. 6, China Daily on the declaration from the U.S. of China as a currency manipulator:The decision by the United States Department of the Treasury t...

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 |  


Shootings may be watershed moment in history

To the Editor:The events of this past weekend may be looked back upon as a watershed moment in our history.When the current occupant of the White Hous...

August 6th, 2019 |