An expression of love

An expression of love

As we move through this New Year, I can’t help but to reflect on what I think about in February, and that is love.The definition of love says th...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


Yesterdays – The House Next Door

I have always been fascinated by meeting new people and hearing their life stories. This trait served me well during the 40-plus years I wrote for sev...

January 27th, 2016 |  


Exercise Ambivalence

Ambivalence is a word defined as the state of having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about someone or something. There is a term in fitness pegg...

January 26th, 2016 |  



Summer break shouldn’t mean going hungry

Summer break shouldn’t mean going hungry

Last week, I outlined our top priorities for the upcoming year – and we are getting to work immediately on one of them: renewing and expanding n...

January 26th, 2016 |  


Medical marijuana in perspective

Last November, Ohioans resoundingly rejected a ballot measure that would have not only legalized marijuana in the state, but also paved the way for a ...

January 25th, 2016 |  


Making America safer and stronger

Making America safer and stronger

America is facing a number of challenges, both at home and abroad. We need to have a comprehensive strategy to defeat ISIS. We need tax reform and reg...

January 25th, 2016 |  


Thank you school board members

Thank you school board members

School board members exemplify local citizen control and decision-making in education. They volunteer hundreds of hours and an immeasurable amount of ...

January 20th, 2016 |  


Hospice kicks off membership drive

Hospice kicks off membership drive

Hospice of Fayette County has officially kicked off its 2016 membership drive. Cost for membership is $15 for an individual or $25 for a couple.Member...

January 20th, 2016 |  


A busy year ahead

A busy year ahead

In his final State of the Union address last week, President Obama said that “the future we want — opportunity and security for our famili...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Drug addiction hits home

Drug addiction hits home

The Wilmington News Journal published a chilling story last week, one that hits especially close to home in our community and reminds us of Ohio’...

January 18th, 2016 updated: January 18th, 2016. |