Summer committees delve into issues

Summer committees delve into issues

Over the past few years, the Ohio House has used the summer months as a time to delve further into the issues facing our state by holding committee he...

August 13th, 2015 updated: August 13th, 2015. |  


No cry for Moderate Democrats

In years past political pundits in print and on TV would fret about how Republicans couldn’t be too conservative or they would lose the independ...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Sabina: To zone or not to zone?

Sabina residents have heard much about the proposed zoning ordinance. The private group claiming to have authored it (they didn’t) includes two ...

August 11th, 2015 |  



Victory for Ohio’s waterways

Victory for Ohio’s waterways

Freshwater reserves that provide drinking water to millions of people in Ohio are under threat from toxins carried by the spread of algal blooms creat...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Ensure you always check your brakes

Ensure you always check your brakes

It was 1967. We were on our way home from a spring break trip to Myrtle Beach.In hindsight, I’m surprised my parents let me go. There were four ...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Next Great Awakening in Wilmington?

I wonder if Jonathan Edwards and George Whitefield had an opportunity before they died to look back and examine how God had used their lives to spark ...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Rita Anderson was a friend to all

Rita Anderson was a friend to all

Rita Anderson recently died at the age of 94. In the process of planning for celebrating the closure of Midland School — the racially segregated...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Should we take Trump seriously?

Should we take Trump seriously?

Is Donald Trump the real deal, or will his presidential quest end up more like that of Ross Perot and Pat Buchanan?My guess is that by the end of the ...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Sales tax holiday helps all Ohioans

Sales tax holiday helps all Ohioans

It’s hard to believe, but kids soon will be returning to school, a time of year that can be stressful for some students, particularly those who ...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Jim Knowles leaves many memories

Jim Knowles leaves many memories

The Bible reminds us there is an appointed time for everything. A time to weep and a time to laugh, a time to mourn and a time to dance.This past week...

July 29th, 2015 |