Fran’s Favorites: Imagination Library books and peaches

Fran’s Favorites: Imagination Library books and peaches

I’ve had an amazing time these past couple of weeks traveling around Ohio and talking about the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library —...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


August is Child Support Awareness Month

To the editor:This month, Shelby County is joining counties from across the country by recognizing August as Child Support Awareness Month. It’s...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Managing both types of diabetes

Managing both types of diabetes

Dear Readers,Chances are you know someone who has diabetes. According to the Centers for Disease Control, nearly 30 million Americans have the disease...

July 30th, 2021 |  



Welcoming Rosy and Posy

Welcoming Rosy and Posy

Austin, our early riser and six-year-old son, and I were sharing a few quiet moments and discussing various aspects of the day ahead. That’s whe...

July 29th, 2021 |  


The low FODMAP diet and IBS

The low FODMAP diet and IBS

Dear Dietitian,I have irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and appreciated your column on a high fiber diet to manage IBS. My symptoms are usually pretty we...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


Samaritan Works seeks community support

Samaritan Works seeks community support

Let me first say what a great community we have in Sidney-Shelby County! We may be on the “small side” as a city, but we have many who liv...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


A generational gathering

A generational gathering

Reunions are an interesting subject. Not all families are blessed with the same number of children or even the same character qualities. Nonetheless, ...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Busy all year round!

Busy all year round!

At the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities (SCBDD), we provide valuable services and supports to people with disabilities in our communi...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


How much is too much?

How much is too much?

Dear Dietitian,I am sixty years old, and I’ve always been health conscious. I eat right and exercise three times a week. Recently, I’ve re...

July 16th, 2021 |  


Growing stronger through grief

Growing stronger through grief

Daniel stepped into the house, cradling something. A second look revealed the surprise, a perfectly adorable fawn covered with white spots. By all evi...

July 15th, 2021 |