Pat passes on piece of pie

Pat passes on piece of pie

Don Reid of the Statler Brothers recently wrote an article on Facebook about a game he and his family played at their Thanksgiving table this year. Do...

January 25th, 2017 |  


Trump and the war with media

Trump and the war with media

It’s still difficult to comprehend that Donald Trump is president of the United States of America.Yes, I’m happy about it. And it’s ...

January 23rd, 2017 updated: January 23rd, 2017. |  


Company of friends never grows old

Company of friends never grows old

Adventure on the high seas, a hand stuck inside a pop machine, seven-plus hours at the Indy 500 with tornadoes nearby, an attack of ground hornets whi...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Our View: Trump might have skills to reach across the aisle

The inauguration of a new United States president is a time – however briefly it might last – for a nation to come together to celebrate t...

January 20th, 2017 |  


What if Christianity was a risk?

What if Christianity was a risk?

I snapped awake to the sound of the bus door opening, and a cacophony of shouts flooded my way through the sweltering heat.I had only just managed to ...

January 19th, 2017 updated: January 19th, 2017. |  


Our View: Why is a former city employee still being paid?

Hillsboro city officials need to be more forthcoming about the reason that a former at-will city employee continues to be paid.Through a public record...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Letter to the Editor: Politically, Cash was better than Elvis

To The Editor:My own recent thoughts on your Meryl Streep and Elvis oped.Are you sure you didn’t make a mistake in your wording? Why didn’...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Their View: Public officials should resist social media attacks

At a time when citizen involvement is critical to our governmental operation at all levels, the recent events involving a member of the Parks and Recr...

January 16th, 2017 |  


When Facebook takes control

When Facebook takes control

My personal Facebook page barely exists. I do virtually nothing on it. However, that doesn’t stop Facebook from sending messages about me. Such ...

January 16th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


A salute to the OHSAA

A salute to the OHSAA

On occasion over the years I have both applauded and criticized the Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA). This week it gets a big pat on the ...

January 13th, 2017 updated: January 13th, 2017. |