Strangers at the dog park

Strangers at the dog park

Last August I adopted a puppy from the Fayette Regional Humane Society. She was an 8-week Labrador/Beagle mix that had somehow found her way to me. No...

September 21st, 2022 |  


Showing up to make a difference

Showing up to make a difference

On Wednesday, Aug. 17, I attended a City Council meeting for the first time. It was me and a group of 10 others who’d come together with the amb...

August 25th, 2022 |  


Committment to my craft

Committment to my craft

Over the past few years, I have traveled to neighboring communities, as well as small towns in other states. One particular place that comes to mind i...

August 17th, 2022 |  



It’s time to re-wonder

It’s time to re-wonder

I recently went on a camping vacation with my family in Western Tennessee. This part of the state is a bit different than where the Smokey Mountains a...

August 1st, 2022 |  


Thank you for the opportunity to serve

Thank you for the opportunity to serve

My approaching retirement from Southern State Community College has prompted me to reflect on my 12 years serving as its president. Out of the many th...

June 28th, 2022 |  


A special moment in Fayette County history

Editor,As is probably known by most in the community by now, on April 27, 2022, the Ohio Supreme Court, sitting en banc, heard oral arguments, at Miam...

May 17th, 2022 |  


Library garden to be planted

Library garden to be planted

In less than two weeks, the Carnegie Public Library garden will be planted, and families are invited to join in.The planting will take place Saturday,...

May 2nd, 2022 |  


Let’s continue the Miami Trace legacy

Editor,Legacy? It is important that we parents and grandparents send important messages to the children of our communities. Miami Trace has always bee...

April 26th, 2022 |  


Vote for the MT renewal levy on May 3

Dear Editor,We are writing to urge Miami Trace School District voters to vote for the upcoming levy. The Miami Trace renewal levy on May 3 is not a ne...

April 22nd, 2022 |  


Please support MT emergency renewal levy

Editor:As a former teacher in the Miami Trace educational system I am encouraging you to support the renewal levy by voting yes. Both of my children a...

April 20th, 2022 |