Is snowbound at home so bad?

Is snowbound at home so bad?

We have officially endured our first winter storm of the season, and for the most part I believe we made it through.I always enjoy watching the reacti...

January 16th, 2019 |  


Government shutdown hurting Ohioans

Government shutdown hurting Ohioans

The president must immediately reopen the government, so workers can get back on the job earning a paycheck and serving Ohioans.Right now, 6,569 Ohio ...

January 16th, 2019 |  


The Sunday reunion: Irreplaceable

The Sunday reunion: Irreplaceable

I walked over to a closet in my office, blew a bit of dust off the top shelf, and picked up a box.To my delight, I opened the bulky package to find wh...

January 15th, 2019 |  



Be prepared, not scared

Be prepared, not scared

We picked a good time to get away for a few days.For the past several years, Debbie and I have celebrated Christmas by giving each other a short Janua...

January 14th, 2019 |  


George Soros: Hero or villain?

George Soros: Hero or villain?

Writing about George Soros in a very conservative community might be a bit risky, but I do have one specific reason for my admiration. It is not, howe...

January 11th, 2019 |  


Farmland preservation to tree seedlings

Farmland preservation to tree seedlings

Well, this has been an abrupt change to the mild weather we have been having. We’ll have to see if we get significant snowfall this weekend. It ...

January 11th, 2019 |  


The impossible is possible

The impossible is possible

This is crazy — I did it again. Do you recall last Friday’s article, where I vulnerably confessed to going solo to see “Mary Poppins...

January 10th, 2019 |  


What exactly is a vacation?

What exactly is a vacation?

Here is the problem with going on vacation: You can take a vacation from work and you can take a vacation from school … but you can’t take...

January 10th, 2019 |  


A carpenter I am not

A carpenter I am not

Someone once said, “Find something you’re good at, and stick with it.”For some of us, we’re still searching for what that may ...

January 9th, 2019 |  


Who’ll fill your 3 chairs?

Gazing out an open sliding-glass door to my left, I can see only clear blue sky and greenish-gray river water. The Suwanee River is well out of its ba...

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