No Ohio child should go hungry

No Ohio child should go hungry

Hunger is real for far too many Ohioans. Today, almost one in six families doesn’t know where its next meal will come from.This has particularly...

August 14th, 2015 updated: August 14th, 2015. |  


Letter: Is Trump the best Republicans can do?

Dear Editor,After eight long and hard years of the Obama administration, is Donald Trump really the best the Republicans can do?Is he going to be the ...

August 14th, 2015 updated: August 14th, 2015. |  


Watch for students and buses

Dear Editor,With all the children going back to school soon we must be alert for them as they hurry to the school bus.Seeing all their friends and the...

August 13th, 2015 |  


An important victory for Ohio’s waterways

An important victory for Ohio’s waterways

Freshwater reserves that provide drinking water to millions of people in Ohio are under threat from toxins carried by the spread of algal blooms creat...

August 13th, 2015 |  


What will the verdict be?

What will the verdict be?

This past Wednesday, I drove two of our members from church to Dayton for a disability hearing at the Social Security Administration. On the way down,...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Who says so?

Who says so?

Everyone has an opinion about religion, politics, and sex. Everyone believes they have the correct opinion. Sometimes we are tolerant of the opinions ...

August 13th, 2015 |  


I was in a bind, and way behind

I was in a bind, and way behind

In his song “The Devil went Down to Georgia” Charlie Daniels sings, “He was in a bind, ‘cause he was way behind. He was willin...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Every painting is a learning experience

Every painting is a learning experience

Did you know that creating every painting is a learning experience? Most people don’t think of a painting in this way, but to the artist, this i...

August 12th, 2015 |  


100 years ago with Charlie Miller

100 years ago with Charlie Miller

Aug. 13, 1915Madison County Democrat — Miss Jeannette Kuehner, of Columbus, has been elected to teach in the West Jefferson High School this win...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Reaching her job goals

Reaching her job goals

Amanda Turner calls Madison County home. As a wife and mother, Amanda knows about responsibility and how vital employment is to the success of her fam...

August 11th, 2015 |