Don’t play playtex with the TSA

Don’t play playtex with the TSA

The definition of insanity is to do the same thing over and over and to expect a different outcome. This is why I started packing my luggage different...

September 21st, 2018 |  


Amos Memorial Public Library – A community treasure

Amos Memorial Public Library – A community treasure

Recently, the first anniversary of the completion of the renovation and addition to the Amos Memorial Public Library slipped by and was only very quie...

September 21st, 2018 |  


It’s never too late to ‘just do it’

It’s never too late to ‘just do it’

Perhaps you have you been told, “Go for it,” or “Just do it,” or “Don’t let this opportunity pass you by.”Na...

September 20th, 2018 |  



Reader celebrates Senior Center of Sidney-Shelby County

To the editor:I am writing to celebrate a success achieved by the staff at the Senior Center of Sidney-Shelby County. This success would probably go l...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Memories around the campfire

Memories around the campfire

It’s early Wednesday morning. The house is peacefully quiet, so I’m seizing the opportunity to get in touch with you all.Last night we had...

September 20th, 2018 |  


The pitfalls of public speaking

The pitfalls of public speaking

“Public speaking ranks as our No. 1 fear, even outranking the fear of death, says Peter Desberg, PhD, professor of psychology at California Stat...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Contact Us

Federal and State:• President Donald Trump, White House, Washington, D.C. 20500, 202-456-1111• Gov. John Kasich (R), Riffe Center, 30th Fl...

September 19th, 2018 |  


Election letter deadline is Oct. 26

The deadline for any letters to the editor dealing with the November election is Friday, Oct. 26, at 5 p.m. Readers may submit one letter to the edito...

September 18th, 2018 updated: September 21st, 2018. |  


The choice is in our words

The choice is in our words

There was a time when people would shake hands and say, “you have my word” and whatever the two people communicated would be like a writte...

September 18th, 2018 |  


Ending the opioid epidemic

Ending the opioid epidemic

In the coming days, the Senate will pass a package of legislation to fight the opioid crisis. And in that legislation, I worked with my Republican col...

September 18th, 2018 |