Coming together was the right thing to do

Coming together was the right thing to do

It’s nice being on television and having people from all around the country ask you how you’re doing. But I think when you’re talkin...

January 25th, 2020 |  


A historic week for US trade, American workers

A historic week for US trade, American workers

Last week, I participated in a roundtable at Fecon, an agricultural equipment manufacturer in Southwest Ohio. Our discussion included some of the bigg...

January 25th, 2020 |  


The status quo: My view from Washington

The status quo: My view from Washington

Status quo is a Latin phrase meaning the “existing state of affairs.” I ran for Congress to change “the existing state of affairs...

January 25th, 2020 |  



Smelly — and costly — start to new year

Smelly — and costly — start to new year

We have an expression in our house; “It’s an onion.” When you live in a 200+ year-old house, problems frequently arise and just like...

January 23rd, 2020 |  


In Recovery: Part Two

Are you addicted to drugs or alcohol or both? Are you or a family member or friend sliding into full-blown addiction? Perhaps you’re in recovery...

January 22nd, 2020 |  


Constitutional rights belong to human beings only

By Deb HogsheadAs we enter the 2020 election year, let’s take time to reflect on the impact of a U.S. Supreme Court decision made 10 years ago.T...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Remembering those history has forgotten

Remembering those history has forgotten

On Nov. 28, 1929, Chicago Cardinals fullback Ernie Nevers set a National Football Record that will more than likely never be broken. In a game played ...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Patrick D. Kennedy: Miami County’s history with tornadoes

Patrick D. Kennedy: Miami County’s history with tornadoes

Troy has been very blessed over the years. Yes, the community has had numerous homegrown business and industry ventures prosper and several philanthro...

January 16th, 2020 |  


Local leaders need to do better than national ones

Local leaders need to do better than national ones

I was recently at lunch with a friend. We had remarked about the raging wildfires in Australia, the growing tensions with Iran, the potential split in...

January 14th, 2020 |  


A tribute to a very special woman

A tribute to a very special woman

All of us have come in contact with certain individuals, and, if we are lucky, many individuals, who have enriched our lives simply by being in their ...

January 12th, 2020 |