American leadership in war against terrorism

American leadership in war against terrorism

When the U.S. does not lead in global national security issues, a vacuum occurs, and that usually results in chaos. I believe we are seeing that now w...

December 30th, 2015 |  


Superintendent says thanks to community

To the Editor:I wanted to express my appreciation for the actions of the parents, athletes, and staff last week at a junior high athletic event.During...

December 30th, 2015 |  


Try vegan option in new year

Dear Editor,Once again, it’s time for New Year’s resolutions, particularly those to improve our diet and exercise routine.Although gun vio...

December 28th, 2015 |  



Reds games are ticket to great memories

Reds games are ticket to great memories

A friend gave me a book about Cincinnati Reds history for Christmas. I’ve always been a Reds fan; Frank Robinson was one of my heroes when I was...

December 27th, 2015 |  


Millennials better think retirementBy Ethan MillerContributing columnistI’m only 24, but I signed up for the 401(k) plan at work as soon as I qu...

December 27th, 2015 |  


The (Toledo) Blade, Dec. 14The use of drones - for commerce and recreation - is soaring in the United States, and it’s no wonder. The unmanned a...

December 26th, 2015 |  


Grand Lake St. Marys still a priority

Grand Lake St. Marys still a priority

Since Gov. John Kasich took office nearly five years ago, he has led the charge to improve water quality at Grand Lake St. Marys, as well as waters ac...

December 26th, 2015 |  


The Amish Cook

The Amish Cook

Editor’s Note: The Amish are just one group of “Plain people” who call the USA home. But there are also Mennonites and Hutterites (w...

December 26th, 2015 |  


Turning the USA into the OK Corral

Turning the USA into the OK Corral

By Donald KaulContributing columnistPeople say this is a do-nothing Congress. That’s unfair.Why, the sirens in San Bernardino had hardly gone si...

December 26th, 2015 |  


I am not gifted, whatsoever

I am not gifted, whatsoever

Well, we survived the holidays once again this year. I hope you all enjoyed a day of cheer, family, good friends and shared memories of Christmases go...

December 24th, 2015 |