Brown: Ensuring our tax dollars are spent on education, not fraud and abuse

Brown: Ensuring our tax dollars are spent on education, not fraud and abuse

Each year, more than one million babies are born to mothers who did not receive adequate prenatal care.These babies are three times more likely to be ...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Hold back for that special dessert

Hold back for that special dessert

My children grew up knowing I expected them to eat what they put on their plates at meals. However, especially if someone else had served them, when t...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Letter: Wilson’s Lazarus presentation to Coover Society a memorable program

Dear Editor,I want to thank Tim Wilson, of Wilson Printing & Graphics on South Main Street in London, for taking time out of his busy schedule to ...

November 6th, 2015 |  



Sixty seconds and then what?

Sixty seconds and then what?

This week I was driving north on Interstate 71 and suddenly the car in front of me swerved to the left, ran into the safety cable in the median strip,...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Giving back to our Veterans

Giving back to our Veterans

For three decades, I have had the honor and privilege to serve alongside many of the brave men and women in the Ohio Army National Guard. Through the ...

November 5th, 2015 |  


My world of pictures and words

My world of pictures and words

I have this great love of pictures, photographs and paintings. I travel the world in pictures and I learn history from paintings.I only wish that phot...

November 4th, 2015 |  


Candidates must speak about domestic violence

Candidates must speak about domestic violence

While the presidential candidates have been asked about their stance on many key issues, there are some major problems on which they have been notorio...

November 4th, 2015 |  


Congress’s problems are fixable

Congress’s problems are fixable

A lot of ink is being spilled about the speakership drama in the U.S. House, the demands by members of the conservative Freedom Caucus, and the turmoi...

November 3rd, 2015 |  


Healthy eating on a hurried schedule

Now that school is back in session and school extracurricular activities are in full swing, it is often difficult to find time to enjoy nutritious fam...

November 3rd, 2015 |  


Thank goodness, it’s only Frankenstein

Thank goodness, it’s only Frankenstein

A few days ago when my sister, Ann, convinced me that I had to play a role among all the other spooky characters on hand at the newspaper’s rece...

November 2nd, 2015 |