Not a wannabe advice columnist

Not a wannabe advice columnist

How many of you are frustrated advice columnists? When reading the newspaper would your eyes zoom in on the headline, “On the Hook for Someone E...

August 20th, 2017 |  


Observing the eclipse craze

Observing the eclipse craze

Here it is the day of the big solar eclipse and I don’t have my solar eclipse glasses. I guess I’ll just have to keep my eyes shut.While i...

August 20th, 2017 |  


Post-Fair Parent Syndrome is real

Post-Fair Parent Syndrome is real

Well, the 2017 Miami County Fair is in the books.And I’m currently suffering from Post-Fair Parent Syndrome.My house has no food. All the clothe...

August 18th, 2017 |  


How to avoid another Charlottesville

How to avoid another Charlottesville

Does anybody in America truly want to repeat another horrific Charlottesville?I hope the answer is no, but it seems there are different groups lusting...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Empowering taxpayers to follow the money

Empowering taxpayers to follow the money

As Treasurer of Ohio, I believe taxpayers have a right to know how their tax dollars are being spent. All too often, we the people aren’t able t...

August 18th, 2017 |  


The ultimate southerner celebrated breaking the bonds of slavery

The ultimate southerner celebrated breaking the bonds of slavery

The 40th anniversary Wednesday of Elvis Presley’s death naturally prompts some comments from yours truly, a lifelong fan. But the events recentl...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Giving the gift of life

Giving the gift of life

When you renew your driver’s license, the clerk asks, “Would you like to be an organ donor?”How do you respond? If you pass on this ...

August 16th, 2017 |  


You can’t wake up from some nightmares

You can’t wake up from some nightmares

The nightmares started about a week ago.There was the one where I couldn’t get my locker open no matter how many times I tried.And the one where...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Bringing regulatory policies into 21st century

Bringing regulatory policies into 21st century

Federal regulations should do their critical job of protecting public health, safety, and the environment while not unnecessarily hurting job creation...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Surviving nuclear attack

Surviving nuclear attack

President Donald Trump has vowed to meet more North Korea threats with “power the likes of which the world has never seen” and Kim Jong-un...

August 15th, 2017 updated: August 15th, 2017. |