Proudly waving on Flag Day and beyond

Proudly waving on Flag Day and beyond

Americans honor June 14 as Flag Day. In coordination with Flag Day, the Blanchester American Legion Post 179 along with the Boy Scouts will be having ...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Here am I; music puts us there

Here am I; music puts us there

Immediately prior to worship in a church I served in the ’90s, we had the custom, each summer, of singing a verse or two of several hymns, as th...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Wilmington Elks continues caring and sharing for 119 years

Wilmington Elks continues caring and sharing for 119 years

Over the years, Clinton County has been very supportive of groups that have come together to form different organizations. We have the Commercial Club...

June 10th, 2021 |  



Good deeds in the heartland

Good deeds in the heartland

There was a time when America was different. An era when men trudged over the Rocky Mountains, through the intense, scorching heat of the Nebraska fla...

June 9th, 2021 |  


How will Guatemala visit guide US policy?

How will Guatemala visit guide US policy?

Vice President Harris is currently visiting Guatemala with the responsibility of discouraging the flow of migrants — especially youth from that ...

June 8th, 2021 |  


Precious sights & sounds of liberty

Precious sights & sounds of liberty

We were driving home from a vacation trip to Maine. Every trip I’ve taken to Maine has been wonderful. This trip was no different.We spent time ...

June 7th, 2021 |  


Gotcha! Let music bring you joy

Gotcha! Let music bring you joy

Last month, as I began to ponder what the subjects of my June columns might be, I noticed a tune playing in my head as I was taking my daily bike ride...

June 3rd, 2021 |  


Chillicothe VA: Our doors are open to serve veterans

Chillicothe VA: Our doors are open to serve veterans

A veteran recently stopped by the Chillicothe VA Urgent Care to say thank you to the VA Team for taking such good care of him. He was diagnosed with C...

June 3rd, 2021 |  


I just knew it was Joe DiMaggio!

I just knew it was Joe DiMaggio!

I had visited the tiny country of Belize — bordered by Guatemala, Mexico and the Caribbean Sea — several times. It is certainly a fisherma...

June 1st, 2021 |  


We must never forget them

We must never forget them

Memorial Day and Flag DayEvery time we turn left off SR 73 South and head east on Antioch Road, I feel a knot in my stomach. It is as if my gut knows ...

May 31st, 2021 |