It is finished: What’s holding you back?

It is finished: What’s holding you back?

That Friday seemed anything but good. Jesus was arrested. Falsely accused. Flogged. Ridiculed. Denied by His own friends. He hung cruciform on the Cro...

April 1st, 2021 |  


Protecting Ohio’s students from hazing

Protecting Ohio’s students from hazing

This month, another Ohio family is grieving. Stone Foltz, a 20-year-old sophomore at Bowling Green State University, died after alleged alcohol-induce...

March 30th, 2021 |  


At ‘Warp Speed’ to the world

Recently I’ve read in the back pages articles from European countries giving praise to how quickly a vaccine was developed in the USA and how fa...

March 30th, 2021 |  



A needed vaccine and the golden rule

A needed vaccine and the golden rule

Today I got my second vaccination shot. Lots of people have strong opinions about the vaccine. People have strong opinions about everything these days...

March 30th, 2021 |  


No foolin’, this really did happen

No foolin’, this really did happen

“But, Mom, we don’t have school today. Remember, it’s some kind of teacher’s training day.” “Why do you have on di...

March 29th, 2021 |  


Education is found in many forms

Education is found in many forms

Several years ago, my wife and I went to Mexico to deliver some books and teach a course in a school I had a hand in initiating several years earlier....

March 26th, 2021 |  


Nice weather makes it tempting to plant your vegetable garden, but …

Nice weather makes it tempting to plant your vegetable garden, but …

Spring has sprung a leak lately and temperatures have been very tempting for gardening.But beware. The recent temperatures of upper 60s into the mid 7...

March 26th, 2021 |  


Blanchester’s costly project to nowhere

When Putman Elementary opened in 1953, was razed and rebuilt in 2002, students walked to school on sidewalks provided. Today, the K-3 children rarely ...

March 26th, 2021 |  


‘The Clinton County Country Club’

‘The Clinton County Country Club’

When you think of a country club you think of golf, swimming pools, a clubhouse, a pro shop, or tables covered with white linens. You think of names l...

March 24th, 2021 updated: March 25th, 2021. |  


Editorial: Deadly, shameful college tradition of hazing must end

This is a recent editorial from the Columbus Dispatch. A seemingly sacred tradition thrives on college campuses even amid the restrictions imposed by ...

March 24th, 2021 |