Exploitation or conservation of natural resources?

Its 8 a.m., and I’m sitting alongside the Little Miami River with two prime opportunities in front of me.In one scenario, I could be spend the d...

July 19th, 2019 |  


Use more caution to reduce spray drift

Use more caution to reduce spray drift

Before I get to the topic at hand, I thought I would let folks know about a Cover Crop Round Table Discussion to be held on Tuesday, July 23 beginning...

July 19th, 2019 |  


The day Armstong surprised crowd, gave rare interview

The day Armstong surprised crowd, gave rare interview

Nearly 25 years have passed since that July 17, 1994, afternoon in New Knoxville.There were whispers that day about Neil Armstrong possibly attending ...

July 19th, 2019 |  



Courthouse at 100: Tax Maps

Courthouse at 100: Tax Maps

Editor’s Note: This is the second of 13 weekly columns on Clinton County departments leading up to the celebration of the courthouse’s 100...

July 19th, 2019 |  


Footprints on the moon

Footprints on the moon

Fifty years ago, on July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin left their footprints indelibly in the inch or so of dust that covers the lunar surf...

July 19th, 2019 |  


Live life to the fullest

Live life to the fullest

This past Sunday, Mike Brown, pastor at Southside Praise and Worship Center in Hillsboro, taught on living life to its fullest. Believe me, this is a ...

July 17th, 2019 |  


50 years on, Apollo still inspires

50 years on, Apollo still inspires

Fifty years ago this week, one of Ohio’s greatest sons, Neil Armstrong, became the first man to walk on the moon.On July 20, 1969, the world wat...

July 17th, 2019 |  


A tinge, twinge and a singe

A tinge, twinge and a singe

As a practical joker myself, I know revenge can be sweet. Several names of friends, the usual suspects, crossed my mind when I opened our mailbox rece...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Fighting for healthcare for all Ohioans

Fighting for healthcare for all Ohioans

Last week, a federal court heard arguments in a case supported by the Trump Administration that threatens the health coverage of 20 million Americans ...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Time to re-invent transportation

Time to re-invent transportation

We have come quite a distance since the old horse-and-buggy days — but not quite far enough.Last year, as Debbie and I drove across the barren d...

July 15th, 2019 |