Jail could be condemned without levy

Dear Editor,If the jail was to be condemned and the county had to haul inmates to other facilities, the following would be the result:It would cost $6...

May 3rd, 2019 |  


Vote ‘Yes’ on the new jail levy

The Record-Herald is encouraging county voters to vote “Yes” for the new jail levy at Tuesday’s election.The current Fayette County ...

May 3rd, 2019 |  


Census of Agriculture shows more renewables on farms

Farmers are increasingly adopting renewable energy on their farms. According to the U.S. Census of Agriculture, released on April 11, 2019, solar and ...

May 3rd, 2019 |  



The stigma surrounding community colleges

The stigma surrounding community colleges

A good colleague of mine at Owens Community College in Toledo started a Twitter campaign with the hashtag #EndCCStigma. From this campaign, stories ac...

May 2nd, 2019 |  


Being happy and healthy

As we get older, we tend to reevaluate the things that are important to us. Things that once seemed so earnest start to become less consequential as o...

May 2nd, 2019 |  


‘Avengers: Endgame’: Worth the hype?

Whether you’re a life-long comic fan boy like myself, or someone who has never even seen a comic book inspired film, there is little chance that...

May 1st, 2019 |  


Time to follow through

Time to follow through

Many years ago my paternal grandmother asked a favor of me. I never really followed through, and since I recently stumbled across the item she asked m...

May 1st, 2019 |  


Is Dogwood the best flowering tree?

Is Dogwood the best flowering tree?

Dogwood trees are universally popular, and it’s no wonder. At this time of year they put on a spectacular show, their brilliant white blooms lig...

April 30th, 2019 |  


San Diego synagogue — Stop hate filled ugliness

Hate showed its ugly face again last Saturday at Congregation Chabad in Poway, California, a community about 22 miles north of San Diego. Suspect John...

April 30th, 2019 |  


The need for finding your dog

The need for finding your dog

“Purchasing a dog should not be a knee-jerk reaction to what you perceive as a want … when it is the need that is important.” John P...

April 26th, 2019 |