Anonymous generosity brings joy

Anonymous generosity brings joy

“Mom, someone’s here! I saw them coming in the driveway!”A quick glance out the window revealed guests in a jeep setting in the driv...

December 23rd, 2022 |  


Christmas in the Vietnam War

Christmas in the Vietnam War

U.S. military forces are scattered around the world, and many men and women will not be home for the holidays. As you eat your meals this holiday seas...

December 23rd, 2022 |  


Christmas dinner was a success

To the Editor:The 41st Annual Community Christmas Dinner took place on Dec. 10 inside the EMA Building in the Fairgrounds. This was a free meal, open ...

December 20th, 2022 |  



U.S. diets of today vs 1950

U.S. diets of today vs 1950

Dear Dietitian,I’ve recently stumbled upon a few articles touting a return to the diets of the 1950s. They say people ate healthier back then. W...

December 17th, 2022 |  


Connecting Ohio veterans with PACT Act benefits

Connecting Ohio veterans with PACT Act benefits

This summer we passed the Heath Robinson Honoring Our PACT Act, named in honor of Ohioan Heath Robinson. It’s the most comprehensive expansion o...

December 16th, 2022 |  


Happiness in simple things

Happiness in simple things

Kindle is great. Libby is a godsend. But nothing can beat the calm, comforting feeling of a book in the hand. The snick of the turning page, the heft ...

December 10th, 2022 |  


How beneficial are IV vitamin treatments?

How beneficial are IV vitamin treatments?

Dear Dietitian,My girlfriend has been getting IV vitamin therapy and says she feels great. She insists I try it, but I want to know more before joinin...

December 10th, 2022 |  


Guests flock to the Yoder family deck

Guests flock to the Yoder family deck

I’m here at my new desk. Well it’s not actually new, only new for me. I picked it up at a garage sale for free. So from this new spot in t...

December 9th, 2022 |  


It’s been an honor

It’s been an honor

It’s hard to believe that six years have gone by so quickly as I finish these last few weeks as State Representative. It’s been an honor t...

December 8th, 2022 |  


To the Editor:In October I called the Animal Shelter to report to them that a cat had given birth to a litter of kittens behind a grill and that they ...

December 8th, 2022 |