Grateful for trust, service

Grateful for trust, service

I am doing something in today’s column I had previously advised News Journal editor Tom Barr and reporter Gary Huffenberger I would not do. They...

January 2nd, 2019 |  


Hold our legislators accountable

Another week and both our state and national legislators continue to disappoint the American voters with their lack of action at all levels. In Ohio o...

January 1st, 2019 |  


Resolving to get results

Resolving to get results

Crumple, creak, smash, snap, crackle, and pop. That’s not always the sounds of a breakfast cereal — it is often the sound of New Year̵...

January 1st, 2019 |  



Debate is healthy, and we need it

The progressive mob is on the march, again. Its goal is almost always to shut down conflicting speech by decrying any dissenter as a racist or misogyn...

December 28th, 2018 |  


Making New Year’s affirmations

Usually, this time of year, my mind turns to New Year’s resolutions. What longstanding bad habits of my past will the new and improved me shed i...

December 28th, 2018 |  


Smell the roses and learning BQA

Smell the roses and learning BQA

I am sure many of you are ready to turn the corner and head into a new year. I know I am after the horrific health issues I endured last January, Febr...

December 28th, 2018 updated: December 28th, 2018. |  


Negativity toward President Trump

During the past several months the Left and Main Street Media’s embarrassing and non-patriotic rhetoric has been extremely disturbing and to som...

December 27th, 2018 |  


Thwarting scams against elderly

There are criminals who make phone calls to people attempting to steal money from them. They have a whole encyclopedia of reasons why their victims sh...

December 27th, 2018 |  


Education is opening eyes

Education is opening eyes

I occasionally run across people who seem to have photographic memories of their elementary, middle and high school years. In fact, I live with a woma...

December 27th, 2018 |  


Sears ahead of its time before falling behind

The news of Sears (Sears Holding Company) filing for bankruptcy proceedings brought tears to my eyes, not because of what is happening now, but becaus...

December 27th, 2018 |