The making of a military family

The making of a military family

I have always had the greatest respect for the men and women who currently serve, or have served, our country in the military. In November 2005, Ray ...

September 9th, 2019 |  


Profile: Clinton County Probate Court

Profile: Clinton County Probate Court

Editor’s Note: This is the ninth of 13 weekly columns on Clinton County departments leading up to the celebration of the courthouse’s 100t...

September 6th, 2019 |  


Harvest outlook, farm bill meeting set

Harvest outlook, farm bill meeting set

I have started hearing of a few corn fields getting harvested around the state and I see locally some corn and soybean fields that are getting close. ...

September 6th, 2019 |  



Grandma saddles up at 99

Grandma saddles up at 99

At age 99, Ruth Burnfield still has a few surprises left in her.She recently was enjoying an afternoon with her granddaughter, Melissa Mace, who was w...

September 6th, 2019 |  


Traveling 1,700 miles on $3

Traveling 1,700 miles on $3

Recent stories of travel in the News Journal have evoked several of my own. My parents traveled quite a bit with their two children due to my father&#...

September 5th, 2019 |  


An advanced era of health care

An advanced era of health care

I am incredibly proud to represent Central Ohio. It is the home to so many incredible innovations that impact not just Ohioans, but all Americans.Take...

September 4th, 2019 |  


Yoders fostering, adopting and healing

Yoders fostering, adopting and healing

Hey, good news! The way it looks the adoption is going to happen before long!The adoption worker contacted us today wondering if she could come next W...

September 4th, 2019 |  


A tumbler into mad-cap cup lunacy

A tumbler into mad-cap cup lunacy

The fanciest cup I ever owned as a single man was made by Tupperware. It was really sturdy plastic. It kept drinks cold for as long as needed. I had a...

September 3rd, 2019 |  


It’s that time of year again

It’s that time of year again

It almost seems like Mother Nature knew it was coming. The pleasant days and cool evenings she has provided lately felt like a harbinger of the approa...

September 3rd, 2019 |  


ELECTION LETTERS POLICIES

ELECTION LETTERS POLICIES

The deadline for the News Journal to receive election-related Letters to the Editor pertaining to issues or candidates in the Nov. 5 general election ...

September 3rd, 2019 |