Don Stratton: No newspaper? Please say that can’t happen

Don Stratton: No newspaper? Please say that can’t happen

It was disheartening to read a recent editorial page column about today’s decline in the number of newspapers, including the fact that some citi...

October 10th, 2019 |  


Just another ODE boondoggle

Just another ODE boondoggle

When I was a school superintendent, I, like my peers, would regularly receive missives from the Ohio Department of Education (ODE) that would inform u...

October 10th, 2019 |  


Editorial roundup

Oct. 6, The Canton RepositoryFriday was National Manufacturing Day. How did you celebrate?If you are like 1 of every 8 working Ohioans, you celebrated...

October 10th, 2019 |  



Robertson right for the job

To the Editor:We would like to let the Covington area voters to know we are voting for Joyce Robertson and think you should too. She was many ideas to...

October 10th, 2019 |  


Rx costs for Medicare can be lower

Rx costs for Medicare can be lower

By Sue RoyAs Congress considers proposals to bring down drug costs for seniors, one plan they must consider is capping the out-of-pocket costs for Med...

October 8th, 2019 |  


Editorial roundup

Oct. 5, Akron Beacon Journal It’s time to end the ridiculous political theater surrounding Ohio’s controversial voter “purge” ...

October 8th, 2019 |  


Wanting to be noticed

Wanting to be noticed

An extremely large woman moved in front of my friend as they navigated the corridors at the Ohio State Fair this summer. My friend said, “She wa...

October 8th, 2019 |  


Dr. Jessica Johnson: California law has college sports staring at disaster

Dr. Jessica Johnson: California law has college sports staring at disaster

California is known for prepping its residents to be earthquake-ready, and it’s been a while since a major one hit the Golden State on the Pacif...

October 7th, 2019 |  


Fundraiser to help those in need

To the Editor:The board of directors of First Place Food Pantry would like to offer a heartfelt thank you to all those who contributed to or attended ...

October 7th, 2019 |  


Oct. 21 start of National Pastoral Care Week

To the Editor:At the end of life, powerful emotions often surface, and some people question the value of their lives. As a hospice chaplain, I have gu...

October 7th, 2019 |