End the rhetoric, end the violence

All lives are valuable, whether young or old, men or women, regardless of race, faith or economic status. Each member of every community in the nation...

September 7th, 2015 |  


Daniel’s sharp taste buds, Gloria serves up deluxe scrambled eggs

Daniel’s sharp taste buds, Gloria serves up deluxe scrambled eggs

After I was married I thoroughly enjoyed cooking for my new husband, Daniel. Having supper ready upon his arrival home from work each evening was (and...

September 4th, 2015 |  


It’s festival time in Central Ohio

It’s festival time in Central Ohio

Late summer and early fall are festival season in Ohio. In September alone there are well over 100 festivals, celebrating everything from fine arts to...

September 4th, 2015 |  



The numbing senselessness of a deputy’s slaying

So this is our world? A 47-year-old man pumping gas in suburban Houston is ambushed and assassinated, for no apparent reason beyond his Harris County ...

September 4th, 2015 |  


Letter: Mt. Sterling to gain another physician, not first

Dear Editor,In response to the article “Ground breaks in Mt. Sterling,” published in the Aug. 26 issue of the Madison Press.It is wonderfu...

September 4th, 2015 |  


National Labor Relations Act vital

National Labor Relations Act vital

This year marks the 80th anniversary of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA). Signed into law in 1935 by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the N...

September 4th, 2015 |  


Treasures of our faith

Treasures of our faith

For a proper spiritual development we must consider how we will cultivate the gifts of the Holy Spirit. They will work hand in hand with the virtues.T...

September 3rd, 2015 updated: September 3rd, 2015. |  


Do you know?

Do you know?

Twenty-two more days! I am so excited I can hardly wait! On Sept. 26, deer season opens in Ohio and I am going to be ready for it. I mounted some trai...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Iran nuclear deal — striking similarities to North Korea

Iran nuclear deal — striking similarities to North Korea

President Ronald Reagan’s rule of arms control was “trust, but verify.”The current negotiators with Iran have lost sight of this cre...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Cancer: A very scary word

Cancer: A very scary word

Many years ago I was diagnosed with melanoma on my right arm. As I was in my hospital bed with several IV’s in my left, I was told about the imm...

September 2nd, 2015 |