Corporate farming: Who owns the world’s seeds?

Corporate farming: Who owns the world’s seeds?

By John CrabtreeContributing columnistThis summer, agrochemical, biotechnology, and seed giant Monsanto dropped their bid to acquire their Switzerland...

November 25th, 2015 |  


Hunt’s legacy continues to serve others

To the Editor:For several years I’ve attended, as a volunteer and donor, the Miami County Foundation’s celebration when grant money is giv...

November 24th, 2015 |  


Singing the bluetooth blues

Singing the bluetooth blues

Waste not, want not. Now there is a sentiment a person can take to heart.People who cling to that fine phrase just a little bit too closely end up on ...

November 22nd, 2015 |  



Singing the bluetooth blues

Singing the bluetooth blues

Waste not, want not. Now there is a sentiment a person can take to heart.People who cling to that fine phrase just a little bit too closely end up on ...

November 22nd, 2015 |  


What gratitude looks like

What gratitude looks like

I hope I am not the only one who believes that Thanksgiving week might just be one of the best weeks of the year. A short week at work and an opportun...

November 22nd, 2015 |  


Calling Around Covington

Calling Around Covington

It seems hard to believe, but it’s already Thanksgiving week here in the village of Covington! Where did the summer and fall go? But since the C...

November 22nd, 2015 updated: November 22nd, 2015. |  


Edison State welcomes military veterans

PIQUA — On the dry erase board in Edison State Community College’s Veterans Lounge reads a heartfelt message from United States Marine Cor...

November 22nd, 2015 |  


Newspaper media inform readers about the best deals

Newspaper media inform readers about the best deals

By: David ChavernContributing columnistThe infamous day-after-Thanksgiving retail bonanza — affectionately dubbed “Black Friday” ...

November 22nd, 2015 |  


Seniors receive Honda-Ohio State Math Medal Award

Seniors receive Honda-Ohio State Math Medal Award

MIAMI COUNTY — Nine high-achieving Miami County high school seniors received the Honda-OSU Math Medal Award from a partnership between Honda and...

November 21st, 2015 |  


Make it an American-made holiday

Make it an American-made holiday

I know you’ve heard candidates from both parties talk about trade issues, and jobs, and protecting America’s interests. Here’s a pos...

November 20th, 2015 |