Manufacturing Day in Ohio

Manufacturing Day in Ohio

America is better off when we are making things. We have a powerful service economy, but the backbone of our greatness has always been those who make ...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Editorial: State Issue 1 a good solution to redistricting overreaches

Editorial: State Issue 1 a good solution to redistricting overreaches

Every 10 years, the fight begins on how Ohio’s legislative districts will be chopped up to benefit the party in power.If your party didn’t...

October 7th, 2015 updated: October 16th, 2015. |  


It’s time to end the cycle

It’s time to end the cycle

By J.D. WintereggGuest columnistElections are not supposed to be opportunities for opportunists; they’re supposed to be opportunities for voters...

October 6th, 2015 |  



Guided by the light

Guided by the light

It’s 11:28 p.m. I’m just finishing up with my duties for the night (you know, straightening up everyone’s messes that they didn̵...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Clean and sober: one woman’s story

Clean and sober: one woman’s story

In a recent edition, the Dayton Daily News reported “Overdose drug available in Dayton without prescription.” The feature included soberin...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Susie’s thankful for kindness

To the Editor:“What?! No ice cream?!”That is what we heard many of you say while Susie’s Big Dipper was closed for three weeks. On A...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Hinds the right person for the job

To the Editor:Although my wife and I reside in Springcreek Township, it is our sincere hope that voters in the City of Piqua elect Kathryn “Kazy...

October 5th, 2015 |  


How would George feel about The Donald?

How would George feel about The Donald?

I would like to have George Washington come back from the dead for one day. I’d stand there and look at George, wearing those tight socks and th...

October 4th, 2015 |  


What’s next for Boehner?

What’s next for Boehner?

On Sept. 25, the United States gained another Baby Boomer retiree. Our own 8th District Congressman and Speaker of the House of Representatives, John ...

October 4th, 2015 |  


The Traveling Teacher

The Traveling Teacher

Most parents dread the difficult “facts of life” talks. I admit that when my girls were tiny, it was hard to imagine having to one day tel...

October 1st, 2015 |