Fortune teller and Ohio Lottery

Fortune teller and Ohio Lottery

Many in our community observed Halloween reccently with customary costumes as the children scurried around town trick or treating in the various neigh...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Will Rosenberger’s replacement be from Clinton or Highland County?

Will Rosenberger’s replacement be from Clinton or Highland County?

Term limits are the most undemocratic things we have in state government, but Ohio voters have themselves to blame for passing them into existence for...

October 30th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro’s 76 points a record?

Hillsboro’s 76 points a record?

As is usually the case when I leave the office on an autumn Friday evening, I turned on my radio last Friday to see how the Hillsboro football team wa...

October 27th, 2017 |  


Special ‘links’ for White House visit

Special ‘links’ for White House visit

I have known Dr. Willard Lane for the better part of my life. As a matter of fact, knowing Dr. Lane is a better part of my life.Have you ever been in ...

October 25th, 2017 |  


What’s up with the orange lights?

What’s up with the orange lights?

During a recent trip across southern Ohio my friend and mine’s phone batteries and camera died even though we had just fully charged our devices...

October 24th, 2017 updated: October 24th, 2017. |  


After six years, the Hastings Resistance eyes a victory

After six years, the Hastings Resistance eyes a victory

The parallels between Drew Hastings and Donald Trump have always been striking, both for the reasons that some people support them and the reasons tha...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


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. |