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 |  


Protecting survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault

Protecting survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault

Immediately following a report by the New York Times that he allegedly sexually assaulted numerous women throughout his career, Harvey Weinstein threa...

November 1st, 2017 |  


A peek into Sheryl’s recipe file

A peek into Sheryl’s recipe file

I don’t know about you, but October has been a busy month for me. It has been a good busy (packing for Florida), but as a retired person I try t...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Partnerships make students successful

Partnerships make students successful

At least three times a year, about 1,400 business leaders meet at Great Oaks Career Campuses to review curriculum, visit the career labs, and discuss ...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Fortune teller and Ohio Lottery

Fortune teller and Ohio Lottery

Many in our community observed Halloween yesterday with customary costumes as the children scurried around town “trick or treating” in the...

October 31st, 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 |  


Blocking foreign investors from hurting jobs

Blocking foreign investors from hurting jobs

Foreign investments should lead to good-paying jobs in Chillicothe and Chardon – not huge payouts for the Chinese government.That’s why I ...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Be afraid … be very afraid

Be afraid … be very afraid

The Exorcist, Jaws, Poltergeist, The Amityville Horror, Texas Chainsaw Massacre, The Omen and Dawn of the Dead;. That’s a short list of some ver...

October 30th, 2017 |  


Will Rosenberger’s replacement be from Clinton or Highland County?

Will Rosenberger’s replacement be from Clinton or Highland County?

Term limits are the most undemocratic things we have in state government, but Ohio voters have themselves to blame for passing them into existence for...

October 30th, 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 |