Joy of the ‘Quirkiest Circus’

Joy of the ‘Quirkiest Circus’

My home can be a bit of a zoo sometimes.It’s a little crazy with four children, three dogs, three rabbits, a tank full of fish, a cat and a bear...

August 17th, 2018 |  


I’ve been lucky enough to have only ever stayed one night in a hospital, not counting when I was one of the last babies born at the old Holzer H...

August 17th, 2018 |  


Good management for fall grazing

Good management for fall grazing

The dog days of summer are upon us and, with that, August is getting close to its end, an indicator summer, too, is coming to an end for another year....

August 17th, 2018 |  



We can’t move toward socialism

There’s a movement in America, especially among young adults, toward the idea of socialism. This is very disturbing. Socialism is a first cousin...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Keeping focus on the right ‘ball’

Keeping focus on the right ‘ball’

Even living in Florida, I find myself still being a diehard fan of the Cincinnati Reds. One of my “new” best friends is a diehard Chicago ...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Many paths to career path success

Many paths to career path success

Success is often a measure of how far we go on our own personal journey. I was reminded of that fact recently at a graduation ceremony for the Aspire ...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Don’t be a distracted driver

It’s back-to-school time and that means you’ll probably find yourself driving through busy school zones a lot more often. It’s impor...

August 15th, 2018 |  


You can’t beat Ohio’s big red tomatoes

You can’t beat Ohio’s big red tomatoes

My tomatoes are ripening on the vines and my canner is humming. This week Fred and I processed 11 jars of pasta sauce and there will more tomatoes nex...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Week in Rock and Roll Capital

Week in Rock and Roll Capital

On December 10, 1989, Riverfront Stadium was filled to the brim with overexcited, half-drunk Bengal fans who were upset with the officiating, displayi...

August 14th, 2018 |  


Editorial: Ohio State loses either way in Urban Meyer case

Right or wrong, Ohio State University’s reputation will be tarnished further this week when a special committee is expected to issue its finding...

August 13th, 2018 |