Holidays are made for family

Holidays are made for family

As the calendar hits November, we are right in the middle of the “holiday season.” Now, I am not speaking specifically of Christmas, but b...

November 8th, 2015 |  


The healing power of an apology

The healing power of an apology

By Christina Ryan ClaypoolContributing columnistWhenever Veteran’s Day draws near, I am reminded of the story of Samuel Snow who believed an apo...

November 7th, 2015 |  


The healing power of an apology

The healing power of an apology

Whenever Veterans Day draws near, I am reminded of the story of Samuel Snow, who believed an apology was important enough to wait more than six decade...

November 6th, 2015 |  



Farming fits veterans and veterans fit farming

By Wyatt FraasContributing columnistThe Center for Rural Affairs has worked to support and assist beginning farmers and ranchers for over 25 years. An...

November 5th, 2015 |  


I prefer ‘Peanuts’ over popcorn

I prefer ‘Peanuts’ over popcorn

Now that Halloween is out of the way, we can now focus on the most wonderful time of the year — holiday movie season.When you do without cable f...

November 5th, 2015 updated: November 5th, 2015. |  


Try a red beet recipe for fall

Try a red beet recipe for fall

Fall is here along with its beautifully colored leaves, the aroma of fields being harvested and cool, rainy days. Daniel wants to set up our coal stov...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Wait … we’ve still got another year of this?

Wait … we’ve still got another year of this?

After so many months of hand-wringing, back-biting and divisiveness, the election has finally come and gone.Hopefully now that it is in our rear view ...

November 4th, 2015 |  


The ebb and flow of Ohio cities

The ebb and flow of Ohio cities

I spent a few days in Canton (that’s Ohio, not China) last week. It made me think about the past and the future.Canton is a city in eastern Ohio...

November 1st, 2015 |  


Vaccinations from flu help shield those too young

TROY — One of the greatest gifts an expectant mother can give herself and her unborn baby is to be vaccinated from the seasonal influenza virus....

October 31st, 2015 |  


Technology addiction, begone!

Technology addiction, begone!

I’m convinced that in a few decades, if not sooner, my generation is going to develop tumors or other exotic-looking things on our hands that ar...

October 30th, 2015 |