Time of the year for scams

Time of the year for scams

Remember the good old days?Whenever your telephone rang, it meant someone you knew had something to ask you or something to tell you. It was almost ne...

September 16th, 2019 |  


The obvious is not good enough

The obvious is not good enough

Because I am apparently a glutton for punishment, have a macabre sense of humor, and want to continue to expose the Ohio legislature and the Ohio Depa...

September 13th, 2019 |  


It’s not about straws or light bulbs

A few years ago, I had a cupcake problem. I’d go to the cupcake store almost daily and I’d eat at least one cupcake, sometimes more.At the...

September 13th, 2019 |  



Ready for annual Farm Science review

Ready for annual Farm Science review

This week I start out by remembering September 11. I was at work that day and I remember being glued to the TV in the office, not wanting to believe w...

September 13th, 2019 |  


Profile: Court of Common Pleas

Profile: Court of Common Pleas

Editor’s Note: This is the 10th of 13 weekly columns on Clinton County departments leading up to the celebration of the courthouse’s 100th...

September 13th, 2019 |  


Staying silent doesn’t work

Staying silent doesn’t work

I heard about National Suicide Prevention Week for the first time almost exactly four years ago this week.I was barely two weeks into my first semeste...

September 12th, 2019 |  


CMH CEO: Here to stay — Keeping quality obstetric and gynecological care close to home

CMH CEO: Here to stay — Keeping quality obstetric and gynecological care close to home

I want to assure our community that there are no shuttered doors in labor and delivery at CMH, and we are excited for what’s to come as we conti...

September 12th, 2019 |  


College and traveling efficiently

College and traveling efficiently

In researching for this article, I discovered some information that was totally new to me.I was released from the military in September of 1956. I had...

September 11th, 2019 |  


The family does some fishing

The family does some fishing

Yesterday was Daniel’s 31st birthday. I had asked him what he would like to do. Guess what he picked? He chose to have the two of us go fishing ...

September 11th, 2019 |  


A life lesson reaffirmed

A life lesson reaffirmed

I have been physically active for as long as I can remember. Of course, the definition of being physically active a couple of weeks from becoming Medi...

September 10th, 2019 |