Mothers deserve all the accolades

Mothers deserve all the accolades

Some years ago, I walked into a Christian bookstore in the community where the church I was serving as pastor was located. When I walked through the d...

May 10th, 2018 |  


Want to attract women? Try not hating us

The recent attack in Toronto by a man who identifies as an “incel” has called attention to the disturbing and flourishing online incel com...

May 9th, 2018 |  


Advice for graduates: Learn a trade

In the classic 1960s movie “The Graduate”, a family friend offers Dustin Hoffman, the recent graduate, one word of advice: “Plastics...

May 9th, 2018 |  



Rest in Peace Chief White

Rest in Peace Chief White

Thomas “Tommy” White of Blanchester was first and foremost a policeman.Tommy began his career in law enforcement with the City of Wilmingt...

May 8th, 2018 |  


Where did those 50 years go?

Where did those 50 years go?

It has been said that life is like a roll of toilet paper — the closer you get to the end, the faster it spins.OK, that may be an unpleasant ana...

May 7th, 2018 |  


Midterm elections taking shape

After months of speculation and shifting expectations, the midterm elections will start to really take shape in the coming two months. A dozen states ...

May 4th, 2018 |  


What ‘Toys R Us’ teaches about taxes

By the time you read this, your favorite hangout as a kid may have gone kaput. Toys “R” Us, the iconic global retailer, recently announced...

May 4th, 2018 |  


When a relationship comes to an end

When a relationship comes to an end

When my wife said she wanted to talk to me about a very serious matter, I could tell it was a conversation that probably wasn’t going to end wel...

May 3rd, 2018 |  


Finally, a documentary on Elvis worthy of its subject

“Elvis Presley: The Searcher,” showing now on HBO, is a new two-part, three-hour documentary directed by Thom Zimny that stands apart beca...

May 2nd, 2018 |  


Ellis represents a winning future

Every election is about the future and not the past. On Tuesday May 8, I’m voting for Beth Ellis to represent us in the 91st Ohio House District...

May 1st, 2018 |