Pay attention, my friends

Pay attention, my friends

Before I became a school superintendent, I was never particularly interested in politics. I was either too naive or too stupid to realize the repercus...

March 27th, 2019 |  


The case for raising voting age

The case for raising voting age

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she wants to enfranchise 16 year olds. Pelosi is right that we need a national conversation about voting age. But that...

March 26th, 2019 |  


Keeping newspapers above the fold

Keeping newspapers above the fold

A recent article in the online daily magazine The Guardian reported on a story that fully illustrates the collision between print media and social med...

March 25th, 2019 |  



Krumel column: 10 take-aways from Trump’s visit to Lima

Krumel column: 10 take-aways from Trump’s visit to Lima

Workers at the Joint Systems Manufacturing Center in Lima were treated to vintage Donald Trump during his stop on Wednesday.Sugar-coating? It didnR...

March 22nd, 2019 |  


Doing the darned data dance

Doing the darned data dance

“Every cloud has a silver lining.” “When a door closes, a window opens.” Or, as I like to say, “There’s good news ...

March 22nd, 2019 |  


Scouts thankful for donations

To the Editor:I would like to thank the citizens of Piqua who donated towards our 2019 “Scouting for Food” campaign. Scouts collected 3,50...

March 22nd, 2019 |  


Bench in place thanks to others

To the Editor:The Four Seasons Garden Club would like to thank Diane Hart and her husband Joe Goldwyn for the donation of a bench for Veterans Memoria...

March 22nd, 2019 |  


Money, morals don’t always mix

Money, morals don’t always mix

If you think you’re angry now, wait till you read the court documents.Not that the summaries of a college cheating scandal so massive it briefly...

March 21st, 2019 |  


Proud of granddaughter’s good deed

To the Editor:I’m so proud of my granddaughter that I have to write about her. Gabbi Johnson was driving home after tutoring and she saw an elde...

March 21st, 2019 |  


Reader tired of Trump’s mess

To the Editor:Trump once again showed what kind of man he is in the Cohen hearings. A liar, cheat, con man, racist and is the worst president we have ...

March 21st, 2019 |