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 |  


Bills would suppress Ohioans’ voices

Americans of all political persuasions value the right to state their viewpoint on a host of topics. The right to protest and the right to assemble ar...

May 27th, 2021 |  


Prayer to rise above depression

Prayer to rise above depression

The Psalms seem to offer a prayer for every type of experience. Even when we encounter depression, loneliness, or anxiety God provides a prayer for th...

May 27th, 2021 |  



The key question here is, ‘Why?’

The key question here is, ‘Why?’

It seems as I grow older, the number one question I ask myself is, “Why?” I never questioned much as a young man, but lately, I find mysel...

May 26th, 2021 |  


Editorial — Unpausing cancer screenings: We didn’t seek life-saving screenings during the lockdown, but it’s time to schedule them

As the coronavirus pandemic recedes as a direct threat, other known public health risks need to come back into focus.Surveys and studies confirm that ...

May 26th, 2021 |  


Editorial: Senate should take it slow on House Bill 206

At a passing glance, it looks as if there’s just no stopping a state traffic-enforcement bill from steamrolling its way into the Ohio Revised Co...

May 26th, 2021 |  


Protecting kids from child abuse

Protecting kids from child abuse

Sadly, we know child deaths due to abuse are far too common. The National Child Abuse and Neglect Data System estimated that 1,840 children died from ...

May 25th, 2021 |  


Editorial: DeWine has not ‘lost his mind’ — Vax-A-Million might just be a genius move

No one can say with a straight face that Gov. Mike DeWine doesn’t know that cold hard cash motivates many Ohioans.The $1.66 billion spent on Ohi...

May 25th, 2021 |  


Covered bridge a champion at 150

Covered bridge a champion at 150

Clinton County, like most counties, is filled with sites and stories that are unique to it. We have buildings, farms, people, and curious oddities tha...

May 25th, 2021 |  


Legislature: Fight for elderly staff, resources

As CEO of the largest not-for-profit provider of long-term care communities in Ohio, I believe I speak for the industry across our state when I call u...

May 24th, 2021 |