From the Kentucky coal mines to the Chosin Reservoir Battle

From the Kentucky coal mines to the Chosin Reservoir Battle

The Korean War is often referred to as the “forgotten war.” One Sidney, Ohio, hero has not forgotten this time in history that changed his...

February 19th, 2019 |  


Love can be in the little things

Love can be in the little things

Steve was walking down the sidewalk the other day to get from the barber shop to where he’d parked his pickup. It was a nice kind of day. Chilly...

February 19th, 2019 |  


O, to be 14 again

O, to be 14 again

Dear Grandparenting: I want to share an interesting discussion I had with my 14-year-old grandson. I cannot remember how we got started, but it boils ...

February 18th, 2019 |  



Electric aggregation letters have been mailed

Electric aggregation letters have been mailed

The first call concerning electric aggregation rates came in to City Hall on Monday. When I arrived home following Monday evening’s City Council...

February 18th, 2019 |  


Batter up! Spring training’s here

Batter up! Spring training’s here

Since Jan. 24, the average temperature at the Dayton International Airport has risen, the amount of daylight is increasing, the groundhog has made his...

February 18th, 2019 |  


What is it about dogs?

What is it about dogs?

“Histories are fuller of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.” Alexander PopeWhat is it about dogs?In the wild they search fo...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Tips for researching towing companies

Tips for researching towing companies

There are roughly 220 million drivers in the U.S. Many have required the assistance of a towing company. Nobody ever plans to have a car breakdown, wh...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Enjoying children while they’re young

Enjoying children while they’re young

Time is moving on. Many times, the clock’s hands go faster than mine. Whether it makes me glad or causes me to wipe tears, life just merely brin...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Questions for Valentine’s Day and after

Questions for Valentine’s Day and after

Commercial television is teasing the viewing audience with shows such as “Sister Wives,” “Seeking Sister Wife,” “Married...

February 13th, 2019 |  


What is humanity?

What is humanity?

Does anyone know what it means to be human? Let alone to know oneself? Where do we get our point of reference from? Who has the human right to call a ...

February 12th, 2019 |