Bearing witness at the border

Bearing witness at the border

Last week, Connie and I traveled to El Paso, Texas, on our southern border, to bear witness to this humanitarian crisis. We met with children and fami...

July 23rd, 2019 updated: July 25th, 2019. |  


Local farmer sizes up Trump’s failing trade policy

Local farmer sizes up Trump’s failing trade policy

I am an Ohio farmer and I voted for President Trump. He boasted during the campaign that voters would beg him to stop winning. I’m begging him t...

July 22nd, 2019 |  


Just don’t tempt fate

Just don’t tempt fate

Mom used to say “don’t tempt fate.” This meant if you say something like, “I’ve never broken one of the good dishes,R...

July 22nd, 2019 |  



Say hello to ‘Starving Chickens’

Say hello to ‘Starving Chickens’

When you have a teenage relative, and the minimum age is 21 to go to a rock concert, and this relative has to go to the concert or die. Seriously. Die...

July 22nd, 2019 |  


Contact Us

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

July 22nd, 2019 updated: July 25th, 2019. |  


To our readers

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

July 22nd, 2019 |  


What is an antioxidants?

What is an antioxidants?

Dear Readers,Most of you have probably heard of antioxidants and that they are good for you, but what are they exactly? Antioxidant is a chemistry ter...

July 20th, 2019 |  


School supplies needed for children in foster care

To the editor:I am looking for the community’s help with children in foster care. I am starting a back to school project that will help children...

July 18th, 2019 |  


US is losing war on drugs

In 1971, President Richard Nixon identified drug abuse as “Public Enemy No. 1” and declared the War on Drugs, according to National Public...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Court makes changes to benefit children

Every domestic relations court will insist that their primary objective is to promote the best interest of children whose parents are separating. Judg...

July 18th, 2019 |