Save room for the dessert

Save room for the dessert

As you all know from my previous columns, I love food. But at the top of my list are desserts.In fact, all my friends and family ask me to always brin...

January 31st, 2018 |  


Society must examine behavior in drug crisis

I keep asking people what they think about the drug crisis.To begin with, why do some people call it the “opioid epidemic?” Epidemic impli...

January 31st, 2018 |  


CASA volunteers help kids affected by opioids

Recent opinion pieces from Angela Sausser (Public Children Services Association of Ohio) and Richard Wexler (National Coalition for Child Protection R...

January 31st, 2018 |  



Young dad released from two jails

Young dad released from two jails

Years ago, the City of Wilmington operated an old jail.The previous Wilmington City Building, now torn down, housed a jail in the back of the building...

January 30th, 2018 |  


More than enough snow and pudding

More than enough snow and pudding

Forty years ago, we were digging out of the worst blizzard ever recorded in southwest Ohio.If you’re old enough to remember 1978, you remember t...

January 29th, 2018 |  


Business growth affirms healthy economy

Business growth affirms healthy economy

The Ohio Secretary of State recently announced that Ohio hit a record high for new business growth in 2017 with more than 117,000 new filings. The eig...

January 26th, 2018 |  


America’s latest cry for help

America’s latest cry for help

We live in a nation that put a man on the moon, discovered a cure for polio and invented the airplane.We’re also the nation that came up with th...

January 26th, 2018 |  


Skid steer safety and Agronomy Day

Skid steer safety and Agronomy Day

Well the weather yo-yo continues with the weekend being pretty mild. The good thing is we are increasing in daylight every day and spring is one more ...

January 26th, 2018 |  


Tribute to transfer of knowledge

Tribute to transfer of knowledge

This is a mid-year tribute to teaching — at all levels, K to college. The transfer of knowledge requires both the presence and attentiveness of ...

January 25th, 2018 |  


A friend on a snowy night

A friend on a snowy night

Sometimes when I get off of work on a Friday evening I like to hop in my car, tune the radio to a ball game, head for a country road and let the sight...

January 25th, 2018 |