Sidney celebrates 50th anniversary of city manager form of government

Sidney celebrates 50th anniversary of city manager form of government

Although the date passed with no fanfare, Jan. 1, 2016, was the 50th anniversary of the effective date of Sidney’s City Charter. That document, ...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Trump and evangelicals: strange bedfellows

Trump and evangelicals: strange bedfellows

Donald Trump, who has been leading the national polls for the Republican nomination since this past summer, has strong support among evangelicals. Giv...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Be my valentine

Be my valentine

In second grade, we made Valentine’s Day cardholders out of two red construction-paper hearts. They were sown together with white yarn and pinne...

January 14th, 2016 |  



Meet Gloria’s little sister

Meet Gloria’s little sister

Dear Friends,How about getting to know some of my family members?I would like to introduce you to my youngest sister, Keturah Joy.Each of my six sibli...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Fixing a broken unemployment compensation system

Fixing a broken unemployment compensation system

Throughout this past decade our nation and state has had financial ups and downs, which has caused people to rely on unemployment benefits. In Ohio, o...

January 13th, 2016 |  


Rethinking homework at the elementary level

Rethinking homework at the elementary level

Students returned to school earlier this month after enjoying time at home and taking a break from schoolwork. They resumed their routines of getting ...

January 13th, 2016 updated: January 13th, 2016. |  


Tips to safe online

Tips to safe online

Every second, about 18 people fall for some sort of social media scam. Whether you use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc., scammers are looking to sep...

January 13th, 2016 |  


Building a culture of life

To the editor:We are approaching Jan. 22 at which time we will commemorate the 43rd anniversary of Roe v. Wade, which overturned the laws of all 50 st...

January 13th, 2016 |  


Meat industry important to state’s economy

To the editor:An article recently published in the Dayton Daily News, headlined, “Research ramping up for alternatives to meat,” caught my...

January 12th, 2016 updated: January 12th, 2016. |  


Court rules on statute of limitations

Court rules on statute of limitations

The question in this case — which involved a young woman named Uranus Watkins — was which statute of limitations applied to her claims aga...

January 12th, 2016 updated: January 12th, 2016. |