I am turning the page

I am turning the page

As I am leaving The Times-Gazette this seems the time for some eloquence, some waxing poetic, some profound thoughts. I just want to be able to descri...

January 27th, 2017 |  


Overcome evil with good

Overcome evil with good

I was in a store waiting for service last Friday when I heard a thought-provoking exchange between an employee and another customer. The TV was tuned ...

January 26th, 2017 |  


Pat passes on piece of pie

Pat passes on piece of pie

Don Reid of the Statler Brothers recently wrote an article on Facebook about a game he and his family played at their Thanksgiving table this year. Do...

January 25th, 2017 |  



Trump and the war with media

Trump and the war with media

It’s still difficult to comprehend that Donald Trump is president of the United States of America.Yes, I’m happy about it. And it’s ...

January 23rd, 2017 updated: January 23rd, 2017. |  


Company of friends never grows old

Company of friends never grows old

Adventure on the high seas, a hand stuck inside a pop machine, seven-plus hours at the Indy 500 with tornadoes nearby, an attack of ground hornets whi...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Our View: Trump might have skills to reach across the aisle

The inauguration of a new United States president is a time – however briefly it might last – for a nation to come together to celebrate t...

January 20th, 2017 |  


What if Christianity was a risk?

What if Christianity was a risk?

I snapped awake to the sound of the bus door opening, and a cacophony of shouts flooded my way through the sweltering heat.I had only just managed to ...

January 19th, 2017 updated: January 19th, 2017. |  


Our View: Why is a former city employee still being paid?

Hillsboro city officials need to be more forthcoming about the reason that a former at-will city employee continues to be paid.Through a public record...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Letter to the Editor: Politically, Cash was better than Elvis

To The Editor:My own recent thoughts on your Meryl Streep and Elvis oped.Are you sure you didn’t make a mistake in your wording? Why didn’...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Their View: Public officials should resist social media attacks

At a time when citizen involvement is critical to our governmental operation at all levels, the recent events involving a member of the Parks and Recr...

January 16th, 2017 |