How to avoid childhood obesity

How to avoid childhood obesity

Dear Dietitian,My son is in the fourth grade and is beginning to form unhealthy eating habits. He eats junk food while sitting in front of the compute...

April 19th, 2019 |  


It always comes down to politics

It always comes down to politics

During a time when national scandals have become commonplace, the way we react to them is often intriguing, entertaining, and predictable. The recent ...

April 19th, 2019 |  


Grandparents make great visitors

Grandparents make great visitors

For weeks or even months, we’ve all been waiting for the day that Grandpas would come with plans to stay for a few weeks. The day had actually a...

April 18th, 2019 |  



How you can help establish the Sgt. Charles G. Huston Memorial Highway

How you can help establish the Sgt. Charles G. Huston Memorial Highway

Some months ago, representatives of the family of Sgt. Charles Gregory Huston sought my assistance in having a portion of state Route 66 near Houston ...

April 17th, 2019 |  


Ohio Heartbeat Bill passes and ONLY protects white babies?

Ohio Heartbeat Bill passes and ONLY protects white babies?

April 10 was a historic day in that after almost 10 years of trying, the Ohio Heartbeat bill passed the Ohio House and Senate and is headed to Governo...

April 17th, 2019 |  


Farm Service Agency encourages preparedness

Farm Service Agency encourages preparedness

The Shelby County Farm Service Agency (FSA), an agency of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), would like to encourage all Shelby Count...

April 17th, 2019 updated: April 18th, 2019. |  


Foodborne illness more prevalent

Foodborne illness more prevalent

Dear Readers,If you have been listening to the news lately, you may have heard about more food recalls. This time, almond butter and avocados were rec...

April 16th, 2019 |  


Baby talk must start naturally

Baby talk must start naturally

Dear Grandparenting: I have my adorable grandson five days a week while his mom works. He is 13 months old. I talk to my grandson all the time when I ...

April 15th, 2019 |  


Try tai chi for healthy lifestyle

Try tai chi for healthy lifestyle

There are some words and phrases we are hearing more frequently that leads me to ask a million and one questions. “Healthy lifestyle” is o...

April 15th, 2019 |  


Blow the trumpet

Blow the trumpet

Trumpets are said to be the holiest instrument for the simple fact that man blows thew them and only God knows what comes out of them. That might be a...

April 12th, 2019 |