Nurse Ratched’s caregiving advice

Nurse Ratched’s caregiving advice

The classic 1975 movie, “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” won all five major Academy Awards forty years ago. The poignant drama chr...

February 15th, 2016 |  


Looking for love in all the long spaces

Looking for love in all the long spaces

It’s not every day that a person starts out shopping for hardware and ends up with an offer to commit bigamy.The great cynic Oscar Wilde said &#...

February 14th, 2016 |  


Calling Around Bradford

Calling Around Bradford

BRADFORD — How many of you have visited the Bradford Railroad Museum? I feel like I should hang my head in shame, but I am very happy I’ve...

February 14th, 2016 |  



Cox endorses Duchak for sheriff

To the Editor:I have had the pleasure of serving as your Miami County Sheriff for the past 28 years and as many of you may know, I will not be seeking...

February 14th, 2016 updated: February 14th, 2016. |  


Editorial roundup

The Columbus Dispatch, Jan. 31Ohioans support the state’s colleges and universities to the tune of $2.1 billion a year. In return for this inves...

February 12th, 2016 |  


A busy year ahead

A busy year ahead

In his final State of the Union address last week, President Obama said that “the future we want — opportunity and security for our famili...

February 11th, 2016 |  


Growing dependence on mineral imports a looming problem

Growing dependence on mineral imports a looming problem

By Kevin L. KearnsContributing ColumnistAs poll after poll has demonstrated, consumers want to buy “Made in the USA.” In fact, it’s ...

February 10th, 2016 |  


Calling Around Covington

Calling Around Covington

After a nearly two-month hiatus, there is news to report on here in Covington! This column returns to inform you on some upcoming events in the next f...

February 7th, 2016 |  


Summer break shouldn’t mean going hungry for Ohio children

Summer break shouldn’t mean going hungry for Ohio children

Last week, I outlined my top priorities for the upcoming year — and I am getting to work immediately on one of them: renewing and expanding nutr...

February 7th, 2016 |  


Remaining a friend to the Cardinals

Remaining a friend to the Cardinals

By the time this piece is published the big game would have been completed. Either the Denver Broncos or the Carolina Panthers would have earned the V...

February 7th, 2016 |