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 |  


Introducing the next generation to manufacturing

Introducing the next generation to manufacturing

This summer, for the seventh year in a row, my office is partnering with local Ohio companies and organizations to host manufacturing camps for elemen...

May 30th, 2019 |  


Stolen saddles and a death

Stolen saddles and a death

Linda Watson, a longtime friend, was chopping wood on a Martinsville farm when she came upon an eerie discovery — something she said she would n...

May 29th, 2019 |  


Perry Township happenings

Dear Editor and Perry Township residents:At the May 13 Perry Township board meeting the trustees moved to purchase at a quote of $2,578 “OnSpot&...

May 29th, 2019 |