Keep your students’ mental health in mind

Keep your students’ mental health in mind

As the kindergartners have anxiously waited and leapt onto the school bus for the beginning of new adventures, the teenagers hesitantly sulked their w...

August 20th, 2015 |  


Living in a small town

Living in a small town

It was Thursday again. Mabel Adams asked at the desk to be sure.“Thursday all day, Mabel,” the girl said. “Don’t forget to get...

August 19th, 2015 updated: August 19th, 2015. |  


Their viewA ’call to examine our conscience’

Their viewA ’call to examine our conscience’

In mid-July, investigative journalists from the Center for Medical Progress began releasing undercover video footage showing Planned Parenthood execut...

August 19th, 2015 |  



New testing for 2015-16

New testing for 2015-16

Like all public school districts in Ohio, Sidney City Schools will experience changes in testing for this school year. American Institute of Research ...

August 19th, 2015 |  


Scotia Mine disaster revisited

Scotia Mine disaster revisited

Google “Scotia Mine Disaster Kentucky,” and you will find words that evoke a host of emotions: Justice Denied, Scotia Widows, Big Daddy Co...

August 19th, 2015 |  


Taking the road less traveled

Taking the road less traveled

This may be the last column I write.I know more people will say it’s about time than say it’s a shame. Most will probably just say “...

August 19th, 2015 |  


Parole board must correct errors

Parole board must correct errors

Bernard R. Keith, an inmate at Richland Correctional Institution serving an indeterminate sentence, filed an action in the court of appeals requesting...

August 18th, 2015 |  


Agritourism is a growing trend in Ohio

Agritourism is a growing trend in Ohio

When the Ohio winter ends and the warmer months come, you see many people moving outdoors for entertainment. A growing trend in Ohio is for Ohioans to...

August 18th, 2015 |  


Protecting Ohio’s drinking water

Protecting Ohio’s drinking water

Around this time last year, 500,000 Ohioans in the Toledo area were forced to go without safe drinking water. They were warned they couldn’t dri...

August 17th, 2015 |  


No shame

No shame

Dear Grandparenting: Didn’t I see my 17-year-old granddaughter locked in a “passionate embrace” with her boyfriend of the moment on ...

August 17th, 2015 |