I know Mr. Haley, I know

I know Mr. Haley, I know

Lining the walls of my garage are several pieces of memorabilia. Most of them are related to sports one way or another, but one of my favorite pieces ...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Perfect harmony in Hillsboro

Perfect harmony in Hillsboro

It was a beautiful spring day. Temperatures were in the lower 70s, skies were blue and birds were singing. Families, friends, workers on their break, ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Abnormal ears found in cornfields

Abnormal ears found in cornfields

Harvest progress was halted abruptly with several inches of rain last week. Only a limited amount of field work was seen by late week.Looking forward,...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Downtown Redevelopment Districts, and uptown, downtown, even at the fairground

Downtown Redevelopment Districts, and uptown, downtown, even at the fairground

When any municipality has the opportunity to attach Tax Increment Financing (TIF) to a project or district, the only question should be, “How so...

October 16th, 2017 updated: October 16th, 2017. |  


At home down on the farm

At home down on the farm

For most of my life I was never much of an animal owner. It’s not that I don’t like animals, I really do. Maybe it’s because I was n...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Johnny Paycheck and Clinton County

Johnny Paycheck and Clinton County

Gary Abernathy’s recent article in The Times Gazette about the new television show detailing the wild life and times of country music star and G...

October 11th, 2017 |  


From Paycheck show, Rocky has a new official portrait

From Paycheck show, Rocky has a new official portrait

I enjoyed the Mike Judge show on Cinemax about Johnny Paycheck from the “Tales From the Tour Bus” series, even though it was riddled with ...

October 9th, 2017 updated: October 9th, 2017. |  


Maybe I’m just old-school

Maybe I’m just old-school

Maybe I’m just old-school. Maybe I’m completely politically incorrect. Maybe I’m just plain ignorant. Maybe I don’t care.Regar...

October 6th, 2017 |  


Our View: Council has big issues aside from the mayor’s tweets

Our View: Council has big issues aside from the mayor’s tweets

Hillsboro City Council has some important issues to address before the end of the year. Among them is a decision on whether to join the Paint Creek fi...

October 6th, 2017 |  


Our View: Newspapers — A week to be reminded of their importance

Our View: Newspapers — A week to be reminded of their importance

October 1-7 is National Newspaper Week, a time to remember that even with all the technological advances in how people receive news and information, l...

October 4th, 2017 |