Through thin and thin

Through thin and thin

It’s all set. Super Bowl LIII will be played on Sunday, Feb. 3, in Atlanta, Ga. with all is pomp, circumstances and majesty that is always part ...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Parking; and a missing girl

Parking; and a missing girl

We have a problem here at The Times-Gazette. We do not have enough parking space.Actually, we do have just enough parking spaces to accommodate our em...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Get busy paying attention

Get busy paying attention

I have been looking for inspiration for another article here recently. I like my articles or stories to have meaning, and for that to happen I feel th...

January 17th, 2019 |  



The Sunday reunion: Irreplaceable

The Sunday reunion: Irreplaceable

I walked over to a closet in my office, blew a bit of dust off the top shelf, and picked up a box.To my delight, I opened the bulky package to find wh...

January 16th, 2019 |  


What is it about dogs?

What is it about dogs?

“Histories are fuller of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.” Alexander PopeWhat is it about dogs?In the wild they search fo...

January 15th, 2019 |  


No church, plenty of soccer

No church, plenty of soccer

We have officially endured our first winter storm of the season, and for the most part I believe we have made it through.I always enjoy watching the r...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Treasures in the trash

Treasures in the trash

I guess you could call me a hoarder, at least when it comes to memorabilia and clothes. I don’t feel like the label fits, but my wife keeps tell...

January 11th, 2019 |  


Where everyone knew your name

Where everyone knew your name

I spent my New Year’s Eve last week in much the same way I’ve spent it for the past decade: sitting on my couch at home, surrounded by fam...

January 10th, 2019 |  


Life at the children’s home

Life at the children’s home

In a sense, today’s story came about by chance.Two weeks ago, former Blanchester Mayor Lee Miller was laid to rest in his beloved town of Blanch...

January 9th, 2019 |  


Supreme Court not so divided

Supreme Court not so divided

There is a lot of talk about our politically divided nation. We have “red states” and “blue states.” Some of us are #TeamTrump...

January 8th, 2019 |