Maybe I’m just old-school

Maybe I’m just old-school

Maybe I’m just old-school. Maybe I’m completely politically incorrect. Maybe I’m just plain ignorant. Maybe I don’t care.Regar...

October 19th, 2017 |  


‘Celebrations of Life’can take place daily

Scripture: Most of all love each other as if your life depended on it. Love makes up for practically anything. I Peter 4:7Dear friends,I woke up Thurs...

October 19th, 2017 |  


I should probably be sleeping

I should probably be sleeping

The problem isn’t how many people have insomnia.The problem is not enough people have insomnia.According to the good folks at the Mayo Clinic (w...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Apples: They aren’t just for teachers

Apples: They aren’t just for teachers

No one would know by the temperature outside and the three hurricanes we have had that it is really fall! When I think of fall, I remember the wonderf...

October 18th, 2017 |  


There was a ballpark here

There was a ballpark here

Frank Sinatra once sang, “And there used to be a ballpark, where the fields were warm and green, and people played their crazy game with a joy I...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Growing Ohio’s local farm economies

Growing Ohio’s local farm economies

If the best apples are grown in Ohio, why buy apples from Washington or New York?We should support Ohio farmers from around the state, helping them gr...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Being a bully is always wrong

Being a bully is always wrong

The 1950s were a simpler time. Kids were encouraged to go outside and play. We rode our bikes up and down the street. We could play in both the backy...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Stories behind nicks and cracks

As I often do these days, I revisit my hometown of Clarksville, sometimes just to drive through it and occasionally to attend a specific event. Though...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Increasing access to dental care

Increasing access to dental care

For many Ohioans, a trip to the dentist is easier said than done.It might seem remarkable that even in the 21st century, several regions of our state ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Abnormal ears found in corn fields

Abnormal ears found in corn fields

Harvest progress was halted abruptly with several inches of rain this past week. Only a limited amount of field work was seen by late week.Forecasts a...

October 13th, 2017 |