We can count on the seasons

We can count on the seasons

This past week was filled with political bickering, campaign controversies and Supreme Court struggles. Many of us have been trying to determine who s...

September 28th, 2020 |  


Check out this year’s virtual Farm Science Review: Plenty to learn & experience free via your device

Check out this year’s virtual Farm Science Review: Plenty to learn & experience free via your device

During the Virtual Farm Science Review (FSR) this week I hope some of you took advantage of the many educational events and demonstrations. I realize ...

September 25th, 2020 |  


Discerning the future of America

Discerning the future of America

The 1995 Bosnian Peace Accord was brokered in Dayton and was led by the distinguished diplomat Richard Holbrooke. The event put Dayton on the internat...

September 24th, 2020 |  



Head lice prevention and control

Head lice prevention and control

Head lice are spread most commonly by direct head-to-head (hair-to-hair) contact. However, much less frequently they are spread by sharing clothing or...

September 24th, 2020 |  


Schools and families need support

Schools and families need support

The school year is underway across our state, and over and over I hear the same thing from parents, students, teachers, and community leaders: people ...

September 22nd, 2020 |  


Rattlesnakes and politicians

Rattlesnakes and politicians

At some point in everyone’s life, they have told a lie.Some people lie so much it becomes expected. Sometimes, because they lie so much, it beco...

September 21st, 2020 |  


Nearing normalcy; Zoom Farm Science Review

Nearing normalcy; Zoom Farm Science Review

First off this week, I wanted to let everyone know that through the direction of The Ohio State University, the Clinton County Extension office is mov...

September 18th, 2020 |  


Theatres: #DoNotAbandonUS

The League of Historic American Theatres has joined forces with seven other organizations representing small businesses including independent restaura...

September 17th, 2020 |  


Rural America needs broadband to survive

Rural America needs broadband to survive

Over the last six months, the United States has seen various forms of lockdown as we have worked to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus. These uncer...

September 15th, 2020 |  


Who worries about normal?

Who worries about normal?

It felt normal.I was sitting on the couch on a Sunday afternoon watching the Cincinnati Bengals play football. For a short while, it felt like everyth...

September 14th, 2020 |