Christians can love one another “by saying thank you to each other,” says James, 7.
This past week has been a cause for some personal reflection. Just a day or so ago we vicariously celebrated with our son and daughter-in-law the seventh birthday of their youngest son, our sixth grandchild. The reality of that, coupled with his struggle with autism, has brought about a lot of introspection. This wonderful youngster, as much as he copes with something of which he is not aware, could have been aborted, simply to avoid the pain and the difficulty which daily life with him brings into the lives of his parents and grandparents, not to mention his older sister and brother.
The Barn at Hidden Ridge, located south of Hillsboro, celebrated its official grand opening with the Highland County Chamber of Commerce, along with family, friends and members of the community, on Saturday, Jan. 21.
The Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) hosted a special roundtable discussion last Friday to address the workforce shortages in home care.
Governor Mike DeWine has announced he will nominate Brian Baldridge of Winchester to be the next director of the Ohio Department of Agriculture.
Riverstone Vegas 49H won reserve grand champion bull at the 2023 National Western Stock Show’s Super Point Roll of Victory (ROV) Angus Show on Jan. 13 in Denver, Colorado. Six Mile Ranch, Fir Mountain, Sask., Canada; Zane Ward, Abilene, Kan.; and Coor Cattle, Greenfield, Ohio, own the January 2020 son of KR Casino 6243. He earlier won senior champion. Scott Bush, Britton, S.D., evaluated the 123 entries.
January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month, which takes place to raise awareness about the importance of early detection and treatment of glaucoma. The goal of this observance is to educate the public about the risk factors for glaucoma, the signs and symptoms of the condition, and the importance of regular eye exams to detect and prevent vision loss.
The Lynchburg-Clay Elementary School has released its honor lists for the second grading period of the 2022-23 school year:
The Southern Ohio Educational Service Center (SOESC) had its organizational meeting on Jan. 17 at the SOESC Wilmington office.
Jon Watts is a Quaker singer/songwriter, videographer and multimedia artist. As a songwriter, he has toured the country sharing stories of the early Friends and his own spiritual journey growing up Quaker in Richmond, Virginia and attending the Quaker Leadership Scholars Program at Guilford College.