World dilemma think tank New Year’s resolutions

World dilemma think tank New Year’s resolutions

It was Herb who kicked things off at the world dilemma think tank at the philosophy counter in the Mule Barn truck stop. Herb is like Nature itself. H...

December 30th, 2018 |  


How Fitzgerald made the Cardinals fly

How Fitzgerald made the Cardinals fly

For those who know me, it’s no surprise that I can be found every Sunday afternoon in the fall with earbuds in listening to my beloved Arizona C...

December 30th, 2018 |  


Baby, it really was cold outside

Baby, it really was cold outside

The current controversy over the 1944 Christmas classic “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” reminds me of a time many years ago when a snowsto...

December 28th, 2018 |  



Editorial roundup

The Blade, Dec. 23The departure of Gen. James Mattis is unfortunate for this President and for the country — maybe tragic. The reason is not tha...

December 28th, 2018 |  


Gloria loves to sew

Gloria loves to sew

Winter months do have a twist all their own. For many of us Amish housewives, the quiet winter months are a time to catch up on sewing for our growing...

December 27th, 2018 |  


Same beginning — what happened?

Same beginning — what happened?

What do Christians, Jews, and Muslims have in common? The three world monotheisms, Christianity, Judaism, and Islam, all believe in the Genesis accoun...

December 27th, 2018 |  


Thanks for successful Christmas Dinner

To the editor:The Fort Loramie Historical Association would like to express our gratitude to the volunteers who, once again, helped to make our Christ...

December 27th, 2018 |  


To our readers

Opinions expressed in items on this page labeled “Their View” and “Your View” and other columns throughout the newspaper submi...

December 27th, 2018 |  


Contact Us

Federal and State:• President Donald Trump, White House, Washington, D.C. 20500, 202-456-1111• Gov. John Kasich (R), Riffe Center, 30th Fl...

December 27th, 2018 |  


You can’t always get what you want

You can’t always get what you want

Very rarely in this life have I gotten what I wanted.Almost without fail, however, I’ve gotten what I’ve needed.Some how, some way, whatev...

December 27th, 2018 |