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 |  


‘Twas the night before Christmas

‘Twas the night before Christmas

’Twas the night before ChristmasAnd all through the houseNot a creature was stirringExcept for the mouse …I guess I should apologize to Cl...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Make every day Christmas Day

Make every day Christmas Day

Of all the days, perhaps Christmas is the day that holds the most universal meaning. Of course we all have those days that touch our hearts in special...

December 21st, 2017 updated: December 21st, 2017. |  


Ohio’s standards for gifted student education

Ohio’s standards for gifted student education

According to Ohio’s Gifted Operating Standards, a “gifted” student will perform or show potential for performing at remarkably high ...

December 20th, 2017 |  


Protecting seniors from Medicare cuts

Protecting seniors from Medicare cuts

This week, Congressional Republicans are expected to blow a $1.5 trillion hole in the national debt in order to cut taxes for millionaires and corpora...

December 20th, 2017 |  


Reader endorses Gov’t. Academy

To the Editor:I recently graduated from the Piqua Government Academy, the award-winning local program designed to teach residents about how the city o...

December 19th, 2017 |  


‘Tis the season to be hungry

‘Tis the season to be hungry

Is this the season for forgetting? Single parents juggling employment, household duties, and child care. Military veterans. Senior citizens whose spou...

December 19th, 2017 |  


CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

For my final column of the year 2017, I primarily have news to report from the Covington Alumni Foundation. It’s been was a busy, active year fo...

December 19th, 2017 |