To the editor:I would like to send a thank you. Our store, Town & Country, has some hard-working girls. Lisa and Debbie do a great job. You both m...

September 6th, 2021 |  


Opinions: We all have them

Opinions: We all have them

That day two to three years ago seems like yesterday. I tell people almost daily that I have never taken over 20 minutes to make any decision in my li...

September 3rd, 2021 |  


Opinions: We all have hem

Opinions: We all have hem

That day two to three years ago seems like yesterday. I tell people almost daily that I have never taken over 20 minutes to make any decision in my li...

September 3rd, 2021 |  



SSCC appreciates Gov. DeWine

SSCC appreciates Gov. DeWine

I cannot begin to imagine the pushes and pulls that any governor faces in establishing his or her priorities in a state’s budget, but especially...

September 2nd, 2021 |  


Bicycle memories calm Dad

Bicycle memories calm Dad

A five-mile bicycle trip separated me from my best friend back when I was a boy.Given that it was the 1980s, no one thought that much about a 12-year-...

September 2nd, 2021 |  


Have some nostalgia for dinner

Have some nostalgia for dinner

I wasn’t planning to open a vein of nostalgia. Does anyone, really? I mean, aside from touring ’80s rock bands and that aunt with the phot...

September 1st, 2021 |  


Character will determine our fate

Character will determine our fate

“Character is destiny.” Senator John McCain made the quote famous in modern times, but the wisdom of this sentiment goes back over 2,500 y...

August 31st, 2021 |  


Solar projects are needed

To the editor:Dear sir, I was at the commissioners meeting on Aug. 25. I am Ted Jackson and I have wrote to you before. I am pro-solar and saw your re...

August 31st, 2021 |  


Still part of the family

Still part of the family

I met my former mother-in-law, “Mama Lou,” and my former father-in-law, “Poppo,” when I was not yet 20 years old. I hitched a ...

August 30th, 2021 |  


Reds, Covid, reporter needed

Reds, Covid, reporter needed

With much on my mind this week as I sat down to write this column, I could not decide whether to talk about something happy, something that makes me s...

August 27th, 2021 |