Windy has spoken

Windy has spoken

You have to hand it to Windy. When Alphonse “Windy” Wilson chooses to speak, it is a bombastic sampling of creativity. Windy has yet to fi...

August 15th, 2019 |  


Legislators should ‘do something’ regarding gun control

To the editor:I am an angry American. Inaction by legislators toward finding some middle ground regarding gun control is unacceptable. It is said that...

August 14th, 2019 |  


The Census Bureau needs you!

The Census Bureau needs you!

There are few my age who do not remember the recruiting posters used for many years by the United States Army that featured a rather stern version of ...

August 14th, 2019 |  



Thanks for supporting the agricultural youth

To the editor:A BIG THANK YOU!The Shelby County Dairy Booster would like to thank Sheriff John Lenhart and the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, J...

August 14th, 2019 |  


Solving climate change requires new diet

To the editor:“Climate Change Threatens World Food Supply” is the headline wake-up alarm being sounded by leading newspapers. It was promp...

August 14th, 2019 |  


School’s cruel with lunch money threat

School’s cruel with lunch money threat

You wouldn’t think people would want the title of “America’s Meanest,” but it seems so many are vying for it.Today’s win...

August 13th, 2019 |  


Protecting victims of human trafficking

Protecting victims of human trafficking

Ohio knows all too well that human trafficking isn’t a problem from the distant past, or one found only in countries across the world — Oh...

August 13th, 2019 |  


Ladders can be tricky — and dangerous

Ladders can be tricky — and dangerous

This story began on June 14, 2019. I was in the living room reading when someone came in with more than a little blood on his leg and a tee shirt held...

August 13th, 2019 |  


Personal/violent and property crimes

Personal/violent and property crimes

There are many different types of crimes but, in Sidney and Shelby County the two most reported types of crimes are personal/violent crimes and proper...

August 12th, 2019 |  


Humanity and the press

Humanity and the press

In regard to the recent shooting tragedies in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, there are individuals I’ve seen calling the media vultures, telli...

August 12th, 2019 |