Empowering America’s heroes

Empowering America’s heroes

“I’m living now, I’m really living.”That’s how Walter Parker describes life since he was paired with his service dog, Ja...

February 12th, 2020 |  


McKay deserves vote for county recorder

It is my great privilege to support Jonathan McKay for Clinton County Recorder.Jonathan is equipped by experience, education, and heritage to serve in...

February 11th, 2020 |  


New meaning for Valentine’s Day

New meaning for Valentine’s Day

The festival of Lupercalia was a Roman celebration, and I am told that while it survived early Christianity, Pope Gelasius replaced it with St. Valent...

February 11th, 2020 |  



THEIR VIEW: EdChoice is available because families want it

One thing continues to get overlooked as public school districts across Ohio fight to limit EdChoice scholarships. The demand for choice is clearly th...

February 11th, 2020 |  


And the award goes to …

And the award goes to …

Surprisingly, this will be the second week in a row that I have started typing my column while watching television.Last week, everyone was anticipatin...

February 10th, 2020 |  


Sign up for Farm Bill Program options

Sign up for Farm Bill Program options

A critical reminder to crop producers is to communicate with the Clinton County Farm Service agency and get your Farm Bill programs decisions made. Yo...

February 7th, 2020 |  


Sweet treats in Amish country

Sweet treats in Amish country

OK, this week, you’ll be joining Julia as she tackles one of her favorite hobbies — baking.A while ago we received a recipe from a dear fr...

February 7th, 2020 |  


Wright column: Posts paint wrong picture of human trafficking

Wright column: Posts paint wrong picture of human trafficking

We’ve all seen the viral social media posts. A Facebook member sees a “strange man” sitting in a van in the mall parking lot and tak...

February 7th, 2020 updated: February 7th, 2020. |  


Protecting Ohioans’ drinking water

Protecting Ohioans’ drinking water

Last month, a new report from the Environmental Working Group found that drinking water contamination from PFAS chemicals is far more prevalent than w...

February 6th, 2020 |  


Discrediting this achieving president

While President Donald J. Trump gave an outstanding speech at the State of the Union in terms of listing all of his many accomplishments in 3 1/2 year...

February 6th, 2020 |