Probate judges can’t issue search warrants on criminal matters

Probate judges can’t issue search warrants on criminal matters

Do probate judges — whose duties include a wide variety of legal matters, including adoptions, marriage licenses, wills, and birth certificates ...

July 24th, 2015 |  


Sheriff offers CCW permits to military recruiters

To the editor:We at the Sheriff’s Office would like to send our deepest condolences to those military members gunned down in Tennessee.The Shelb...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Amish wedding: Part II

Amish wedding: Part II

Editor’s note: This is Part II of a column about attending an Amish wedding in Ohio. Dorcas Raber is Gloria’s mom.DORCAS: The wedding serm...

July 23rd, 2015 |  



Kasich’s budget to affect UVCC

PIQUA — The impact of Gov. John Kasich’s two-year budget and vetoed items will affect the Upper Valley Career Center’s campus was di...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Flags and more flags

Flags and more flags

At 10 a.m. on Friday, July 10, Steve Beshear, Democratic governor of Kentucky, officially opened a traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall in Lexington. At pr...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Where the presidency is headed

Where the presidency is headed

Before the ins and outs of the 2016 presidential contest become a preoccupation for many of us, it seems a good time to step back and look at the offi...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Kasich has tailor-made résumé for GOP

People from outside the Buckeye state ask the same question: Does Ohio Gov. John Kasich really have the name recognition nationally to win the preside...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Writer disagrees with Obama

To the Editor:We have a president who hates America. I think most people have him figured out by now.The military are not to be armed — the poli...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


It takes a team to help a person suffering from addiction

It takes a team to help a person suffering from addiction

Over the past year local leaders have been meeting to discuss our areas drug problem under the leadership of the Darke County Chamber of Commerce. As ...

July 21st, 2015 |  


Weeds of yesteryear are the treasures of tomorrow

Weeds of yesteryear are the treasures of tomorrow

Days like this, said Doc, a guy has to get out and get his yard work done early, before it gets too hot.“So when does it get too hot, Doc?”...

July 21st, 2015 |