Sales tax holiday helps all Ohioans

Sales tax holiday helps all Ohioans

It’s hard to believe, but kids soon will be returning to school, a time of year that can be stressful for some students, particularly those who ...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Jim Knowles leaves many memories

Jim Knowles leaves many memories

The Bible reminds us there is an appointed time for everything. A time to weep and a time to laugh, a time to mourn and a time to dance.This past week...

July 29th, 2015 |  


History passing through a tent

History passing through a tent

Running across a stack of companion readers for the 2015 Ohio Chautauqua (pronounced shuh-taw-kwa) brought to mind the summer of 2000 when the Ohio Hu...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Serving those who have served us

Serving those who have served us

I have served in the Army National Guard for nearly 30 years, and as a member of Congress, I have had the privilege of meeting so many of the brave me...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Medicare changed America for better

Medicare changed America for better

Fifty years ago this week, aging in America was forever changed for the better.At the Truman Library in Independence, Missouri, President Lyndon B. Jo...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Animals within the city limits

Animals within the city limits

Every spring when we finally get to open our bedroom windows and sleep connected to the cool night air, we also are hit with a frustrating reality. So...

July 27th, 2015 |  


Stats show Ohio economy improving

Stats show Ohio economy improving

Government does not create jobs, but what it can create is an economic environment that encourages job creation and business growth. The first bill to...

July 24th, 2015 |  


FNB supports community, schools

The Southern Ohio Educational Service Center has again recognized their long-standing partner and supporter, the First National Bank of Blanchester. F...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Serpent Mound questions need answers

Recent vandalism at Serpent Mound State Memorial near Peebles has thrust the park into the spotlight, raising an obvious question: Why was the park...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Fixing errors on Ohioans’ tax reports

Fixing errors on Ohioans’ tax reports

Too many Ohioans are still feeling the effects of the 2008 financial crisis — particularly on their credit scores.More than 50 million consumers...

July 22nd, 2015 |