Skeptics have reasons to question manmade warming

By David Rothbard and Craig RuckerMany people are actively worried about global warming. And it frustrates them that skeptics and “deniers”...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Lawns, love and lessons from Norma Jean

Lawns, love and lessons from Norma Jean

Earlier this week, I lost one of the most important people in my life.I’ve shared countless Norma Jean stories with you over the last nine years...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Memories of hardships at home and abroad

Memories of hardships at home and abroad

When Don Earnest went to Korea in 1952 as part of the U.S. Air Force, he was stationed northwest of Chunchon, where buildings had been bombed and maln...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


When things break, I call for help

When things break, I call for help

When our furnace broke last week — which happened during the coldest spell Ohio has seen since they started keeping official records of such thi...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Wardrobe gene vs. genie

Wardrobe gene vs. genie

Is there a gene that enables a person to know when her clothing ensemble is acceptable to be seen in public? Oh, you have no idea how much I hope the ...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


The useless mandates never end

The useless mandates never end

According to an article in the Dec. 20, 2017, edition of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, State Sen. Peggy Lehner recently introduced a bill under which te...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


My resolution: time to speak up

My resolution: time to speak up

As we go into a new year, I have a resolution. I’m going to speak up more when men do things that make me uneasy.Take the other day, for example...

December 28th, 2017 |  


To the rescue: Woman’s best friend

To the rescue: Woman’s best friend

Keitha Meyer joined the U.S. Army right out of high school with a goal of being a canine handler in the military police. The military had other ideas,...

December 26th, 2017 |  


BWC to push wellness, workplace safety in 2018

BWC to push wellness, workplace safety in 2018

By Sarah MorrisonContributing ColumnistThe new year is almost here, and many of us are thinking about resolutions that include working out, eating hea...

December 26th, 2017 |  


I’m a fan of Santa Claus

I’m a fan of Santa Claus

I’m a fan of Santa and he is a fan of mine.When Evan was a barely a toddler, I took him to see Santa.I remember it plain as day. A friend and I ...

December 22nd, 2017 |