An oasis for employment — again?

Less than a decade ago, Clinton County was an employment oasis. People from surrounding counties drove here to work. Now eight years after the DHL deb...

February 22nd, 2016 |  


Wilmington: A city of music and art

Wilmington: A city of music and art

When I moved to Wilmington nearly 40 years ago, I admit, I really didn’t know much about the community. These were the years before Wilmington b...

February 22nd, 2016 |  


High court hypocrisy

Since Justice Scalia died there has been a lot of talk about the Republican Senate obstructing President Obama’s desire to nominate the next Sup...

February 19th, 2016 |  



Ending the cycle of addiction

Ending the cycle of addiction

Drug overdoses are on the rise across Ohio and opioid abuse, in particular, has wreaked havoc across our state, devastating thousands of families.In 2...

February 19th, 2016 |  


What exactly is ‘cottage food?’

What exactly is ‘cottage food?’

A February thaw that many of us have been waiting for is upon us with almost spring-like temperatures, so I do not want to hear any complaints of all ...

February 19th, 2016 |  


A hands-on experience of Legislature

A hands-on experience of Legislature

One of the most rewarding aspects about serving in the Ohio House of Representatives is seeing first-hand the number of young people who are getting i...

February 19th, 2016 |  


Unity isn’t something that’s new

Unity isn’t something that’s new

We are blessed in Clinton County to have a number of great examples of unity. For years, leaders of different organizations have come together to serv...

February 18th, 2016 |  


Fife, Woods for commissioner

Jim Fife has the talent , integrity and maturity to be an outstanding County Commissioner. We need hands-on leadership, and Jim will provide that with...

February 18th, 2016 |  


Keeping your marriage a happy one

Keeping your marriage a happy one

Four churches in February are participating in the Sermon Series, Keeping Marriage. Dove Church, Faith Family Church, First Church of God, and Wilming...

February 18th, 2016 |  


Habermehl best-qualified candidate

I have been asked who I support in the March 15 primary election for Clinton County Commissioner.As an incumbent Republican county commissioner, I nor...

February 18th, 2016 |