From Flintstones to Jetsons

From Flintstones to Jetsons

Several years ago, we decided to try leasing a new car instead of buying one.There are several advantages to leasing over buying. A lot depends on a f...

August 31st, 2020 |  


Every year I get questions about late-season harvest of forages including alfalfa and other legumes.According to Forage specialists at Ohio State Univ...

August 28th, 2020 |  


Time to stop making voting harder

Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose tends to dispel the idea that Republicans want to discourage easy voting, but his partisan colleagues in the Stat...

August 27th, 2020 |  



Parks Act preserving Ohio’s treasures

Parks Act preserving Ohio’s treasures

Earlier this month marked a momentous breakthrough in our efforts to safeguard our public lands when President Trump signed into law my Restore Our Pa...

August 27th, 2020 |  


The many meanings of ‘politics’

Got a laugh yesterday. I quipped, “’Politics’ is aptly named: From the Greek ‘poly’, for ‘many’, and tics ar...

August 26th, 2020 |  


Seeking emergency medical help and routine care are as critical as ever, even during COVID-19

Did your kids get their well-child checkups and shots this spring and summer, before school starts? Have you and members of your immediate family visi...

August 26th, 2020 |  


Either way, voting is safe

Voters can vote in-person on Nov. 3 at a Clinton County polling place. At the polls, every effort will be made to provide safety: Use of masks, social...

August 26th, 2020 |  


Another low for the new normal

I Knew I Should Have…It’s been a long journey to August. Out of an abundance of caution, we have been sheltering in place, wearing fabric ...

August 24th, 2020 |  


Sign-up for CFAP program; saluting Dale Hertlein

Sign-up for CFAP program; saluting Dale Hertlein

This week I want to pay tribute to a dear friend and fellow agriculture leader in Clinton County, Mr. Dale Hertlein.Dale is currently the Executive Di...

August 21st, 2020 |  


Safety first and 56,000 books to share

Safety first and 56,000 books to share

As always, we have over 56,000 wonderful books to share — and you can borrow our books and never leave your vehicle. Just pull up to the Wilming...

August 21st, 2020 |