Rise of machines open doors to church

Rise of machines open doors to church

As I sat in McDonald’s last week meeting with a friend, I overheard someone say, “I’m tired of machines.” My first thought was...

April 26th, 2018 |  


It’s a season for the family

It’s a season for the family

When my bride and I decided to make the move to Florida, one of the key areas for consideration was our kids and grandkids and their feelings about it...

April 26th, 2018 |  


Election lettersdeadline nearing

Election lettersdeadline nearing

The deadline for the News Journal to receive election-related Letters to the Editor pertaining to issues or candidates in the May 8 primary election i...

April 26th, 2018 |  



Rosenberger throws away public’s trust

Cliff Rosenberger is turning out to be just another political fat cat.Well on his way to being the person who could make or break someone’s poli...

April 25th, 2018 |  


Time to embrace arctic overlords

Time to embrace arctic overlords

OK, Mother Nature.You win. We lose. We have officially tapped out. Given up. Thrown in the towel. You are our superior and we bow down before you and ...

April 25th, 2018 |  


Heading home sure takes the cake!

Heading home sure takes the cake!

This week’s column will be the last for a couple weeks as I am packing and heading home for the summer. The snow has dissipated and spring has a...

April 25th, 2018 |  


The old ball hat and me

The old ball hat and me

“Would you like me to wash your ball hat?” Brenda cheerfully asked me the other day.“Sure, but please be careful,” I replied. ...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Sweet smell, sounds of freedom

Sweet smell, sounds of freedom

Saturday night I had the privilege of touring the USS Midway. Today, the old aircraft carrier is permanently docked in San Diego harbor as a museum fo...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


Getting recovering Ohioans back to work

Getting recovering Ohioans back to work

Last week, I called for a full-scale public health campaign to fight the opioid epidemic. Getting Ohioans struggling with addiction the treatment they...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Wanted: Pioneers and cartographers

Wanted: Pioneers and cartographers

In 1804, in an effort to find a water passage across the Louisiana Territory to the Pacific Ocean, President Thomas Jefferson commissioned the Corps o...

April 19th, 2018 |