Old friendships, divergent philosophies

Old friendships, divergent philosophies

Perhaps like many, my first venture into social media was Myspace.After setting up my page, I didn’t do much with it and it sort of slowly disap...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


A new threat to ‘justice for all’

A new threat to ‘justice for all’

I’ve watched a parade of reporters over the years come to terms with the reality that the justice system isn’t always fair.Oh, it’s ...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


AR-15 must be banned

To the editor:The AR-15 rifle must be banned. Like the M-16 used in Vietnam by our military, the AR-15 was designed to kill as many enemy soldiers as ...

February 20th, 2018 |  



Hysterical and screaming

Hysterical and screaming

“She was hysterical and screaming. I tried to comfort her.”A young girl in Northern Ireland had just witnessed four female prison guards b...

February 19th, 2018 |  


Three pleasing pie recipes

Three pleasing pie recipes

Making breadsticks is quite easy — just buy some frozen bread dough from your local supermarket, thaw, and roll a small amount into long sticks,...

February 15th, 2018 |  


Of Marion, reunions, and Valentines

Of Marion, reunions, and Valentines

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about my brother Marion, who passed away. He was an over-the-road truck driver. I always wanted to ride along wi...

February 12th, 2018 |  


Other faiths should be represented

To the editor:Many people find solace in their faith. However, everywhere I go around town all I see are outlets for others. There are numerous places...

February 8th, 2018 |  


Not just any jobs will do

Not just any jobs will do

Jobs, jobs, jobs. Despite 88 straight months of job growth, it’s still a major priority in our communities. It’s also the promise of almos...

February 7th, 2018 |  


Trump is the president

To the editor:President Donald Trump is our president and we should all root for him to succeed in doing what is best for all Americans, even though o...

February 6th, 2018 |  


John Glenn and Ohio history

John Glenn and Ohio history

The Ohio History Connection plays a key role in protecting, maintaining, and educating the public on the history of our great state, from artifact dis...

February 6th, 2018 |