Wising up about smartphones

Wising up about smartphones

Dear Grandparenting: My grandchildren came along about 10 years apart. The first batch was all about their computers. They would come over for Sunday ...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Say No to HSUS, Defend Agriculture—Eat Traditional

Say No to HSUS, Defend Agriculture—Eat Traditional

In western Ohio, agriculture and the products we produce provide for the fine families we rear and the lives we live. The Humane Society of the United...

May 29th, 2016 |  


A Time to Remember the Sacrifice of our Fallen Soldiers

A Time to Remember the Sacrifice of our Fallen Soldiers

Memorial Day is about so much more than summer barbeques and bright, candy-filled parades. It is a time to honor the service and sacrifice of our brav...

May 29th, 2016 |  



Honoring Ohio’s Fallen Military Members and their FamiliesMemorial Day 2016

Honoring Ohio’s Fallen Military Members and their FamiliesMemorial Day 2016

Memorial Day is a special day to honor the men and women who lost their lives in the fight to preserve our freedom. We also pay tribute to their famil...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Kudos to Congressman Jim Jordan on the Global Food Security Act

To the editor:There is a saying, “Give a man a fish, you feed him for a day, teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.” Kudos t...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Candidate should protect unborn children

To the editor:Sunday, May 22, 2016, an article on page A13 in the DDN the Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is quoted as saying “...

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |  


Gloria entertains for breakfast

Gloria entertains for breakfast

Daniel and I both enjoy hosting guests at our house for food and fellowship. In our church, a noon meal is served every other Sunday by the family who...

May 26th, 2016 |  


To our readers

Opinions expressed in items on this page labeled “Their View” and “Your View” and other columns throughout the newspaper submi...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Extra Work Should Equal Extra Pay

Extra Work Should Equal Extra Pay

Right now, American workers know they’re working more than ever before and for less pay. Since the 1970s, middle class wages have stagnated, whi...

May 26th, 2016 |  


The Many Facets of Economic Development

The Many Facets of Economic Development

Part two of Mike Barhorst’s recent column: The upgrades currently being completed at the Wastewater Treatment Plant will also position the commu...

May 26th, 2016 |