Marijuana monopoly for a few wealthy investors

To the editor:Voters of Ohio need to know the facts about Issue 3 and vote no. If this measure passes, it would grant more than a billion dollar monop...

October 20th, 2015 |  


The smell of fall

The smell of fall

Cooler temperatures, great festivals, harvest and, of course, Thanksgiving are all significant signs of fall.But for me I think all the great smells d...

October 19th, 2015 |  


Will money corrupt my grandchildren?

Dear Grandparenting: I raised my daughter to work hard and live within her means. We practiced what we preached. My late husband, Bill, and I had one ...

October 19th, 2015 |  



‘Keep Calm and Carry On’

‘Keep Calm and Carry On’

For some reason, many Americans admire all things British. For instance, we are often impressed by the accent of those hailing from across the ocean. ...

October 18th, 2015 |  


Court favors commission in workers’ comp case

Court favors commission in workers’ comp case

On Jan. 14, 2008, Moses Romero was injured while working for River City Drywall Supply Inc. His workers’ compensation claim was initially allowe...

October 18th, 2015 |  


Improving the future of Ohio agriculture

Improving the future of Ohio agriculture

The Toledo water problems of 2014 caused growing concerns over water quality, especially in Lake Erie’s western basin. In order to fully address...

October 18th, 2015 updated: October 18th, 2015. |  


Who speaks for the American worker?

Who speaks for the American worker?

As I write my column this week, always attempting to write for readers in Kentucky and Ohio, I want to share with you two bits of news that I have rea...

October 18th, 2015 |  


Dr. O’Dontal serves up inspiration

Dr. O’Dontal serves up inspiration

Dud walked out in his backyard thinking about his book. It’s so frustrating, and he can’t even talk to Anita about it. There’s a str...

October 16th, 2015 |  


Aggregation will benefit the local community

Aggregation will benefit the local community

In Ohio, local communities are allowed, by law, to join their citizens together to buy natural gas and/or electricity as a group. By doing this, indiv...

October 16th, 2015 |  


Austin starts to walk

Austin starts to walk

“Wow, good job, Austin! You’re a big boy now!”We all cheered together as Austin took his first steps.I joined in cheering, yet somet...

October 15th, 2015 |