Learning to disconnect — an exercise in parenting

Learning to disconnect — an exercise in parenting

This afternoon I picked up my 12-year-old son from school following a two-night, three-day excursion in the rolling hills of picturesque Bellefontaine...

April 1st, 2016 |  


A river runs through it

A river runs through it

One of the joys I have as mayor is representing the city in a variety of places. On Friday, March 18, I was asked to represent Piqua at the Ninth Annu...

April 1st, 2016 |  


Calling Around Covington

Calling Around Covington

Winter is finally releasing its grip on Covington, and the warming weather brings greening lawns, sprouting flowers, and the smell of freshly cut gras...

April 1st, 2016 |  



Life is for living, so be happy

Life is for living, so be happy

Life is lived once. Be happy. What should you be doing today? What do you want to be doing today? Where should you be today? Where do you want to be t...

March 29th, 2016 |  


A stitch back in time

A stitch back in time

If a stitch in time is important, how vital is the time of the machine that makes the stitch?My mother is a wonderful seamstress. She made all our clo...

March 27th, 2016 |  


A stitch back in time

A stitch back in time

If a stitch in time is important, how vital is the time of the machine that makes the stitch?My mother is a wonderful seamstress. She made all our clo...

March 27th, 2016 |  


America needs the message of Easter

America needs the message of Easter

The story of Easter is the resurrection of Jesus Christ. The Biblical story is about his crucifixion, burial and resurrection from the grave. His vict...

March 27th, 2016 |  


Hubby’s ham and cheese sticky buns on menu

Hubby’s ham and cheese sticky buns on menu

Last evening we had an enjoyable project with our youth group. We had three large, deep bins of homemade soap, each containing approximately 3200 bars...

March 26th, 2016 |  


UVCC students qualify for state-level competition

PIQUA — Upper Valley Career Center SkillsUSA students have competed in local and regional competitions to qualify for the Ohio Championship even...

March 26th, 2016 |  


Hubby’s ham and cheese sticky buns

Hubby’s ham and cheese sticky buns

Last evening we had an enjoyable project with our youth group. We had three large, deep bins of homemade soap, each containing approximately 3200 bars...

March 25th, 2016 |