Putting Ohio on the big screen

Putting Ohio on the big screen

Ohio has become a major player in the movie industry in recent years, being the home of high-profile films such as “Captain America,” R...

January 11th, 2016 updated: January 11th, 2016. |  


Statute of limitations

The question in this case – which involved a young woman named Uranus Watkins – was which statute of limitations applied to her claims aga...

January 11th, 2016 |  


Spectrum magazine returns

It’s time once again to get ready for the Record-Herald’s highly anticipated annual Spectrum magazine!Back by popular demand, this year...

January 8th, 2016 |  



Yesterdays – The Book Publisher and I

One of the Sarasota, Fla., reporters of the paper I wrote for had a piece in the morning edition about Publisher Joseph W. Lippincott, retired CEO of ...

January 5th, 2016 |  


Fulfilling Intentions

The start of a new year never really feels like the start. It usually takes me two weeks into the month to get back into the swing of things. I antici...

January 4th, 2016 |  


The New Year

As it has done every year since 1936, the Associated Press conducted a vote to select the top ten news stories of the previous 12 months. Looking back...

January 1st, 2016 |  


Looking back at 2015

Looking back at 2015

Earlier this month, the Ohio House of Representatives wrapped up a busy session schedule for 2015. This being my final column of the year, I would lik...

December 30th, 2015 |  


No child should ever be without a home

No child should ever be without a home

Recently, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released its Annual Homeless Assessment Report to Congress. This report provides ...

December 30th, 2015 |  


Merry Christmas and happy holidays!

Merry Christmas and happy holidays!

Although the weather hasn’t shown it yet (knock on wood), another Christmas and New Year season has arrived. As we approach the close of 2015, w...

December 23rd, 2015 |  


Investigation probes movie theater chains

Investigation probes movie theater chains

The holiday season is a traditional box-office bonanza, and this year it is even more so with Star Wars: The Force Awakens shattering ticket sales rec...

December 22nd, 2015 |