Their ladder privileges are revoked

"You have to promise you will not write a story about us," were the first words out of my mom's mouth when I stopped...

Ackley Cartoon 12-16-18

Elizabeth will be missed by many

Rick and Kathy Brewer have been dealt a huge blow this week, when daughter Elizabeth "EB" passed away. The many people who knew Elizabeth are...

Ackley Cartoon 12-9-18

Commissioner’s Corner

November is the unofficial start of winter, and the official month of Thanksgiving. It seems the weather has brought winter in early on some...

I’m scared to take any more time off

I have a few more vacation days I need to take before the end of the year to get some so-called "time off." The...

Ackley Cartoon 12-2-18

So much for which to be grateful

I know Thanksgiving is over, but some "down time" for me this week had me reflecting on my life once again. Because my vehicle...

Ackley Cartoon 11-25-18

Ackley Cartoon 11-18-18

I don’t want to relive Chapter 1 everyday

I don't think I've ever written one of those heartwarming thankful stories – and it's probably not going to happen this week. With that said,...

Veterans deserve day to themselves

Happy Veterans Day to all of you who served this great country of ours over the years, and kudos to those who are no...

National 4-H Hall of Fame induction

“The 4-H Center is like ‘home’. Its influence is infinite in scope. It lives within the hearts and minds of all who come...

Ackley Cartoon 11-4-18

Readers Write – I Stand for America

Our representatives in the State House stole our vote by legislating the marijuana law that we voted down and now the current laws don't...

Readers Write – Vote for Democrats

My name is Isabel Culbertson, and I live in Darke County. This letter is political, but I am not running for political office. I...

Readers Write – One Democrat:  NOT ANGRY

I, for one, am not an angry Democrat, disappointed in, disgusted and dismayed with our President, Donald Trump, definitely!  For our President to disregard...