Reader is grateful for help after a fall

To the editor:My name is Mary E. (Piati) Bales and on April 22, 2019, as I was leaving the Sidney Post Office, my foot came down on a walnut shell and...

May 9th, 2019 |  


Morning conversation at the Mule Barn truck stop

Morning conversation at the Mule Barn truck stop

It was a bright morning, and we had finished off the coffee and conversation at the Mule Barn truck stop, and we couldn’t think of anything much...

May 9th, 2019 |  


Mother’s Day celebrates a complex job

Mother’s Day celebrates a complex job

Where do pregnant women go for advice in 2019? Their grandmothers, their mothers, their obstetricians? Whom should they believe? Can they trust anythi...

May 9th, 2019 |  



Agape Distribution has served Shelby County 22 years

To the editor:CBS News, Wednesday, May 1, 2019: 40,000,000 Americans struggle to put food on the table. For 22 years Agape Distribution has served inc...

May 7th, 2019 |  


Editorial roundup

The News-Herald, April 27The callous disregard that many drivers have for speed limits was vividly illustrated recently when the Ohio Highway Patrol c...

May 7th, 2019 |  


Gathering at the death of a goose

Gathering at the death of a goose

It was Josh who said we can usually ignore this stuff, but not when it happens at our front door.That’s where the Canada goose died late Thursda...

May 7th, 2019 |  


Reader calls for Christian church revival

To the editor:I am calling for a revival in the Christian church in America and around the world. I don’t mean the move version of revival with ...

May 7th, 2019 |  


When the presses stop rolling, let’s hope there’s still reporting

When the presses stop rolling, let’s hope there’s still reporting

Fletcher Harper was a journalism pioneer. Along with his brothers, Harper founded Harper’s Weekly in 1857. Instead of printing page after page o...

May 6th, 2019 |  


Is your place of worship next?

Is your place of worship next?

Drive through any town or city in America and you will see many houses of worship, a given in our country. Perhaps you attend one of these, a towering...

May 6th, 2019 |  


Gold in granny’s closet

Gold in granny’s closet

Dear Grandparenting: I’ve been discovered at 78! Suddenly my granddaughters can’t get enough of me and my clothes, and they keep coming ba...

May 6th, 2019 |