Rising U.S. dollar hurting manufacturers

Rising U.S. dollar hurting manufacturers

Despite a lot of handwringing from globalists, President Trump’s tariffs are working. One year after the first tariffs were imposed, US manufact...

February 23rd, 2019 |  


Black women’s place in black history

Black women’s place in black history

Let us teach our black daughters and our white daughters about civil rights and activists for freedom during Black History Month. Let us care about wo...

February 22nd, 2019 |  


Seeking an inclusive historical heritage

As a retired teacher of Black History in Piqua, Ohio, I have long been concerned about the status given to memorializing historical events and figures...

February 22nd, 2019 |  



Bike lane fix not enough

To the Editor:We learned Thursday, Feb. 21, that efforts are under way to partially remove the bike lane on Adams Street in Troy.While I am pleased th...

February 22nd, 2019 |  


“We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard.”— John F....

February 21st, 2019 |  


Our children deserve better than this

Our children deserve better than this

Nothing better exemplifies the random and absurd manner in which the Ohio Legislature creates laws than Senator Peggy Lehner’s Third Grade Readi...

February 20th, 2019 |  


When snow falls, there are no right answers

When snow falls, there are no right answers

Welcome to winter in Miami County, that glorious time of year when schoolchildren become expert meteorologists and our school superintendents become e...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Kathleen Parker: Breaking down the 3 amigas

Kathleen Parker: Breaking down the 3 amigas

WASHINGTON — By the Republican response to the three most-famous Democratic freshmen in Congress — Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (or AOC) of Ne...

February 19th, 2019 |  


Do your jobs, Washington

Do your jobs, Washington

Most of those who read my column work: paid employment, volunteer work, tasks around the house and yard — work that, if left undone, would creat...

February 19th, 2019 |  


Give your pet extra love today

To the Editor:Falling six days after Valentine’s Day, National Love Your Pet Day serves as a special reminder give your animal some extra attent...

February 19th, 2019 |