What we as fathers can still do

What can we as fathers do with our remaining years?We can’t turn back the clock. Any and all missed opportunities cannot be reclaimed.Some fathe...

June 11th, 2019 |  


Combating illegal fentanyl trafficking

Combating illegal fentanyl trafficking

Fentanyl is responsible for too many deaths in our state and too much of it continues to be trafficked into our neighborhoods from China and Mexico.Oh...

June 10th, 2019 |  


Proper staking starts trees straight

Proper staking starts trees straight

Perhaps it’s our German heritage, but we’re compulsive about training young trees to grow straight and true; in a word: “plumb.̶...

June 10th, 2019 |  



Field needs to be leveled for family farmers

Sen. Grassley (IA) and Rep. Fortenberry (NE) are standing up for family farmers in very tough times. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recentl...

June 7th, 2019 |  


A day of valor to remember forever

A day of valor to remember forever

Our country just commemorated the 75th anniversary of D-Day, a momentous date in history when more than 160,000 Allied soldiers—mostly Americans...

June 7th, 2019 |  


Stephen Curry — a winning strategy

Most every employer dreams of having employees who sign in and do a good job. Few if any employers want workers that demand ongoing forever supervisio...

June 5th, 2019 |  


Numbers don’t tell the story of this community

“Fighting Fentanyl,” a recent article published in the Washington Post, paints a bleak picture of Washington Court House and Fayette Count...

June 5th, 2019 |  


Tips for handling crispy sweet corn

Tips for handling crispy sweet corn

We’re all looking forward to having crisp, juicy locally-grown sweet corn! Gardeners who grow their own sweet corn know the joy of harvesting th...

June 4th, 2019 |  


Thank you Sergeant Ward

“There are many people you encounter who are smart, or professional, or honest. Others are organized, or kind, or dedicated, or honorable, or ev...

May 31st, 2019 |  


Talking about your summer

Summer is here and will soon be gone.Here is what you can do for an enjoyable summer.Turn off the television. Seriously how much of your life have you...

May 31st, 2019 |