Our View: Marijuana – Vote no on Issue 3

Voters in Highland County and across Ohio are being asked this year to approve a constitutional amendment that would legalize the personal and medical...

October 19th, 2015 |  


How to get questions answered

How to get questions answered

Many of you know that the new “smartphone” devices are our mobile gateways to Facebook, Twitter, email, instant messaging, videos, mapping...

October 19th, 2015 |  


Garage keepsakes spin a tale

Garage keepsakes spin a tale

In my garage sits an old table. It has a small round top with a drawer underneath and has been used for many things, but mostly it serves as a reminde...

October 16th, 2015 |  


Zombies and our ‘rainbow of chaos’

Zombies and our ‘rainbow of chaos’

How long did it take to get to October?The logical answer? About 39 weeks, or 273 days, ago. (Thank you, Internet).Thirty-nine weeks … 273 days ...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Doing what’s best is not always easy

Doing what’s best is not always easy

Being a parent, to say the very least, is a rollercoaster ride filled with unexpected twists and turns and innumerable ups and downs. But it’s a...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Term limits, Tom Horst, plaza meetings

Term limits, Tom Horst, plaza meetings

A few political tidbits this week…Downside of term limitsIssue 1, a statewide ballot initiative, would change the way state legislative district...

October 12th, 2015 updated: October 12th, 2015. |  


I still can’t tell you why

I still can’t tell you why

For some reason I decided a little more than three decades ago to try my hand at umpiring adult slo-pitch softball games. Before I knew it 18 years an...

October 9th, 2015 |  


Isn’t that just bombdigity?

Isn’t that just bombdigity?

Sometimes, it’s hard for me to remember a world before the Internet. I grew up in such a time – well, sort of. It was a time at least befo...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Lost dog served as a reminder

Lost dog served as a reminder

Waiting, whether it’s in line at the grocery or for an outcome that is out of your hands, is no easy feat. Patience is a virtue, I’ve alwa...

October 6th, 2015 |  


The Big 5 ready for Halloween

The Big 5 ready for Halloween

GA: Today my guest by telephone is Count Dracula, the infamous Transylvanian vampire. October is still his big month each year as he leads his monster...

October 5th, 2015 updated: October 5th, 2015. |