Local author to share photo book

Local author to share photo book

January and February 2019 are busy months here in Covington at the J.R. Clarke Public Library. Covington author Don Angle will be at the library Tuesd...

January 27th, 2019 |  


Suffer the little children

Suffer the little children

When we pick up our local paper and glance at the front page, we note — again — that a baby or a toddler has been shaken, burned, or throw...

January 25th, 2019 |  


Sizing up me and the bike

Sizing up me and the bike

It’s nice to have expert help.I spend a lot of time on my road bike, just not in the past month, mind you. I’m willing to push the tempera...

January 24th, 2019 |  



Trump the source of his own problems

To the Editor:Trump is a chronic liar who tells so many lies that he can’t remember which ones he told. Take the mess he’s got himself now...

January 24th, 2019 |  


Strive to be like MLK

To the Editor:As we honor Dr. King for his wisdom, kindness, peacefulness, harmony, etc., may we erase our prejudices and go forth loving all. Diversi...

January 24th, 2019 |  


The sport that brought me closer to my kid

The sport that brought me closer to my kid

I have a lot of titles. Regional sports editor. Journalist. Author. White Castle Hall of Fame inductee.To my teenage daughter, though, one title seems...

January 23rd, 2019 |  


Time for change at board of elections

To the Editor:There have been so many issues with the Miami County Board of Elections, it is time for a change.After failure to count more than 6,200 ...

January 22nd, 2019 |  


Fight — not flight — in tough times

Fight — not flight — in tough times

It is unbelievable — to me, anyway — that 46 years ago I was in the middle of my first year as a college basketball player at Wittenberg U...

January 22nd, 2019 |  


And this one belongs to Marty

And this one belongs to Marty

Last year, I took the family on a trip to Chicago. I was looking forward to the trip since I was able to arrange a meeting with one of my favorite tal...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Ending the government shutdown

Ending the government shutdown

The President must immediately reopen the government, so workers can get back on the job earning a paycheck and serving Ohioans.Right now, 6,569 Ohio ...

January 19th, 2019 |