Don’t wait; call if you need help

Don’t wait; call if you need help

When I broke my rib (which I did by coughing too hard … it’s a long story), I immediately went to the doctor and got an X-ray.When I start...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Introducing Ohio’s next generation to manufacturing

Introducing Ohio’s next generation to manufacturing

This summer marks the sixth year my office is partnering with local companies and organizations to host summer manufacturing camps for young Ohioans a...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Jonathan Winters and job No. 1

Jonathan Winters and job No. 1

Many years ago when I was in school in Dayton I met Jonathan Winters, the late improvisational comic. We met following one of his performances at Memo...

June 13th, 2018 |  



The mystery of LeBron James

The mystery of LeBron James

I enjoyed Jeff Gilliland’s column Saturday on LeBron James, and can’t argue much with the points he made.As a student of the NBA – a...

June 12th, 2018 |  


LeBron: Is he or is he not?

LeBron: Is he or is he not?

If you’re a LeBron James or Cleveland Cavaliers fan, you might want to skip this article. Because I am about to tell you that despite all the su...

June 12th, 2018 |  


Perennial starts with ‘P’ for permanent

Perennial starts with ‘P’ for permanent

Many people are confused by the words “annual” and “perennial”. A good way to remember the difference is that perennial starts...

June 11th, 2018 |  


Abuse of farm safety net harms rural America

Each year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) makes billions of dollars in payments to farmers across the country. Farmers rely on this money a...

June 11th, 2018 |  


There really is no place like home

There really is no place like home

The ink’s barely even dry on your diploma, and I bet you are already making some pretty bold claims about your future. I’ll also bet very ...

June 8th, 2018 |  


‘I jumped out of a plane’

‘I jumped out of a plane’

Being vulnerable is dangerous, but it is not deadly. In fact, it is lively. We dawn on our strength in these moments. What is it that we are most vuln...

June 6th, 2018 |  


States take expanded health care coverage to the ballot

Recently, Utahns surpassed the threshold of signature collection to place Medicaid expansion on the November ballot. Idaho is following close behind. ...

June 5th, 2018 |