Mutts Gone Nuts through downtown

Mutts Gone Nuts through downtown

Uma Rose, our great niece, celebrated her sixth birthday this past week. Uma is a bright-eyed, smart little girl who enjoys little games and the playf...

March 6th, 2018 |  


The scary shoulder of the interstate

The scary shoulder of the interstate

I really appreciate it when Debbie does something to save my life.Last week we were heading toward Kansas City. As we sped westward along I-70 in sout...

March 5th, 2018 |  


Paying it forward for a Payday

I recently stopped at Kroger’s for a few items. Waiting in the cashier line, I noticed the girl in front of me, probably in her late twenties, u...

March 2nd, 2018 |  



Women’s History Month: A conversation

Women’s History Month: A conversation

Since 1987, Congress and the President of the United States have issued proclamations to designate March as Women’s History Month, which began a...

March 2nd, 2018 |  


More effective than arming amateurs

What size and type of weapon would be easy to hide and be effective against a high powered semi-automatic rifle in the hands of a crazy man wearing an...

March 1st, 2018 updated: March 2nd, 2018. |  


Reflections on life of Billy Graham

Reflections on life of Billy Graham

Last fall, in an article commemorating the 99th birthday of Dr. Billy Graham, I shared three things which Billy thought were the most important princi...

March 1st, 2018 |  


Guns, opioids, alcohol, bad judgment

Every person in America should have the privilege of driving a car if they meet the qualifications. Requirements involve passing written and driving t...

March 1st, 2018 |  


Fighting unfair trade for Ohio, nation

Fighting unfair trade for Ohio, nation

We need to enforce our trade laws and crack down on cheaters. That’s something President Trump has said he agrees with me on, and I’m hold...

February 28th, 2018 |  


If it comes from a box, it has to be good

If it comes from a box, it has to be good

After you read this ,column, maybe you will believe me when I tell you that “good” cooking and baking can come from a box or package.Even ...

February 28th, 2018 |  


What do you say to your children?

What do you say to your children?

Children are sponges for knowledge and information. They are born a virtual blank slate. They pay attention to everything you say to them. You are the...

February 28th, 2018 |