How will Guatemala visit guide US policy?

How will Guatemala visit guide US policy?

Vice President Harris is currently visiting Guatemala with the responsibility of discouraging the flow of migrants — especially youth from that ...

June 8th, 2021 |  


Editorial: Taking time to listen is wise move; trying to silence others is not

Recent events show how history repeats itself.As you probably have read in the Beacon Journal, a retired Army officer’s microphone was cut for t...

June 8th, 2021 |  


Precious sights & sounds of liberty

Precious sights & sounds of liberty

We were driving home from a vacation trip to Maine. Every trip I’ve taken to Maine has been wonderful. This trip was no different.We spent time ...

June 7th, 2021 |  



Editorial: Helping Ohio’s new farmers

This country, and this state, need farmers.We should do all we can to encourage those trying to become farmers — especially family farmers ̵...

June 4th, 2021 |  


Proud to say this is our home

Memorial Day 2021 found our small farming community in Middle America pausing to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice to preserve the freedoms ...

June 4th, 2021 |  


Editorial: Bill aims to hide the truth from Ohio’s students

One has to wonder what playbook lawmakers in several states have been following this year, as similar themes are being presented across the country in...

June 3rd, 2021 |  


Gotcha! Let music bring you joy

Gotcha! Let music bring you joy

Last month, as I began to ponder what the subjects of my June columns might be, I noticed a tune playing in my head as I was taking my daily bike ride...

June 3rd, 2021 |  


Chillicothe VA: Our doors are open to serve veterans

Chillicothe VA: Our doors are open to serve veterans

A veteran recently stopped by the Chillicothe VA Urgent Care to say thank you to the VA Team for taking such good care of him. He was diagnosed with C...

June 3rd, 2021 |  


Editorial: Lawmakers flash ‘shiny objects’ instead of doing real work

Sometimes the answer to a question comes down to shiny objects.A shiny object can be a great distraction that might appear valuable but often is nothi...

June 1st, 2021 |  


I just knew it was Joe DiMaggio!

I just knew it was Joe DiMaggio!

I had visited the tiny country of Belize — bordered by Guatemala, Mexico and the Caribbean Sea — several times. It is certainly a fisherma...

June 1st, 2021 |