Are you ready for ‘Black Friday’?

Whether you are ready or not for the big shopping spree on Friday, Nov. 24, it is just around the corner. Black Friday, as it has been called, since t...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Some stories will be difficult to hear

The holidays are story-telling time, and some of the stories this year will be difficult to hear.I’m talking about accounts of sexual harassment...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Views on Healthy Relationships’ class

Recently it was brought to my attention that the Wilmington Schools Superintendent has informed the New Life Clinic that they will no longer be allowe...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Grateful for a great hospital

I spent from about Saturday, Nov. 4 until 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5 at Clinton Memorial Hospital. The first concern was that I was experiencing a stroke d...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Wrestling and character development

Taking a breather from eco-arguments with Neil Snarr, I wanted to speak of something on the lighter side — a sport.As practice begins for the wr...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Real problem with government budgeting

Washington’s dilemma on how to pay for the proposed tax cuts — their solution is cut or cap some key taxpayer deductions that we all count...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Some of the perks of public office?

Concerning a recent article on Ohio House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger’s plans, “From the speaker of the Ohio to a commissioner in a small co...

October 31st, 2017 |  


More than a musket will be needed

In response to a recent letter … You are as safe as you are because 50 percent of Americans own guns. Thus, the bad guys do not know who is arme...

October 30th, 2017 |  


This county can do a lot better

People regularly move into the county. They may adopt pets and sometimes children. They shower these pets and children with love because they chose th...

October 30th, 2017 |  


Vote no on local ballot issue

This is a true story; I think people deserve to know the truth. On Saturday afternoon I was sitting on my front porch near my red “No tax”...

October 30th, 2017 |