Providing the noon church meal

Providing the noon church meal

Once a year we take a turn providing the noon meal at church. Those who have enough space in a shed or basement host the services at their house. Due ...

April 16th, 2016 |  


Two arrested on rape charges

Two arrested on rape charges

Staff ReportsMIAMI COUNTY — On Wednesday, Miami County Sheriff’s Office deputies received a complaint involving a sexual assault against a...

April 15th, 2016 |  


The dangers of multitasking

The dangers of multitasking

When I began to write this column I was simultaneously reading a blog, texting with my nephew, and googling information about multitasking. According ...

April 15th, 2016 |  



Evil wins when we do nothing

Evil wins when we do nothing

In the U.S., we prosecute convicted rapists, right? Is this a deterrent? What if we did nothing?Are there still vestiges of these lines of thinking: &...

April 15th, 2016 |  


Bra-dening the use of pockets

Bra-dening the use of pockets

If a discussion in which under garments figure in a major way makes you squeamish, you might wish to avert your eyes from the next couple of paragraph...

April 10th, 2016 |  


Calling Around Bradford

Calling Around Bradford

BRADFORD – It’s hard to believe that the school year will be over in a little over a month. Seniors will be entering a new world and facin...

April 10th, 2016 |  


So what if I’m a cupcake?

So what if I’m a cupcake?

I wanted to make the title of this impromptu column “I don’t owe you money so stop complaining about me,” but I did not think that t...

April 8th, 2016 |  


A year in the type 1 life

A year in the type 1 life

On March 23, 2015, Jackson was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. This means we just celebrated his first “diaversary.” What a year it’...

April 6th, 2016 |  


A year in the type 1 life

A year in the type 1 life

On March 23, 2015, Jackson was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. This means we just celebrated his first “diaversary.” What a year it’...

April 6th, 2016 |  


Working to create jobs for Ohio workers

Working to create jobs for Ohio workers

My top priority in the Senate is to help create more and better Ohio jobs, with higher wages and benefits. Fair and balanced trade with more exports, ...

April 6th, 2016 |