Flipping through a lifetime of clips

Flipping through a lifetime of clips

(This column brought to you by scissors.)Here’s something we should do more: Thank you for reading our newspaper.We also appreciate you reading ...

July 6th, 2019 |  


Program to have talk on Ohio’s climate

Program to have talk on Ohio’s climate

Fair is here!!Hey everybody, it is fair week, can you believe it? I know I can’t. This year just feels like everything is running together. If y...

July 5th, 2019 |  


Fighting meth, cocaine resurgence

Fighting meth, cocaine resurgence

Here in Ohio, we are finally making progress on stemming the tide of opioid abuse that’s been hitting our communities hard. In fact, from June o...

July 5th, 2019 |  



My country and my flag

My country and my flag

Born out of tyranny my country and my flag is flown, respected and is often feared by those all around the globe who seek to tear down her ideals. Bor...

July 4th, 2019 |  


Amish roots and prize-winning pie

Amish roots and prize-winning pie

From Amish Cook editor Kevin Williams: Gloria is taking a much-deserved summer week off. She’ll return next week with more fun from Yoders. So, ...

July 4th, 2019 |  


Watch: Running down a dream

Watch: Running down a dream

Each year, a few days after my birthday, I undergo my annual physical, a procedure that produces the usual bit of apprehension.I’m always reliev...

July 2nd, 2019 |  


We are free, but just how much?

We charge you, King George, with “a long train of abuses” designed to “establish an absolute tyranny over these states.”Our 17...

July 2nd, 2019 |  


Celebrate now, mow later

Celebrate now, mow later

According to the car thermometer, it is currently 90° outside. The big thermometer on our deck says 98°.I’m comfortably inside in the ...

July 1st, 2019 |  


It’s your state community college

It’s your state community college

When I have the opportunity to talk to groups about Southern State, I typically remind them that we are “YOUR State Community College.”I a...

July 1st, 2019 |  


What’s water doing to soybean fields?

What’s water doing to soybean fields?

We are fortunate to have many of acres planted, unlike our neighbor farmers in the northern portion of Ohio — but we are not without our own iss...

June 28th, 2019 |