Stars must eventually fall — even old rockers

Stars must eventually fall — even old rockers

All the stars in the sky — even old rock stars — eventually fall from the heavens.That seems to be going on a lot lately. First it was Dav...

January 24th, 2016 updated: January 24th, 2016. |  


Teamwork and hot chocolate

Teamwork and hot chocolate

Hello, Friends,My fingers were stiff with the chilly January weather as I pinned the last pair of homemade pants onto the washline before hurrying bac...

January 23rd, 2016 |  


Some Boomers face retirement challenges

Some Boomers face retirement challenges

It’s difficult to believe that TV host Pat Sajak, and actresses Suzanne Somers and Diane Keaton will celebrate their 70th birthdays in 2016. The...

January 23rd, 2016 updated: January 23rd, 2016. |  



Humble Pie has many recipes

Humble Pie has many recipes

By Justin CobyContributing columnistHumble Pie is a bitter-tasting dish. No matter how it’s served. We’ve all been forced to strap on the ...

January 20th, 2016 |  


Bill will bring hardship to vets, families

To the Editor:Most members of Congress never miss a chance to publicly praise the brave men and women who serve in or are veterans of our nation’...

January 18th, 2016 updated: January 18th, 2016. |  


Now is not time to pull rug out

Now is not time to pull rug out

Last week we received confirmation of what so many of us in Ohio have known all along: that you should never bet against the American auto industry.Am...

January 18th, 2016 |  


Year of the Monkey started early

Year of the Monkey started early

This article was supposed to begin by referring to the Chinese year designation and then explaining why it was slightly misnamed. But Google, or perha...

January 17th, 2016 |  


10 weird things about being engaged

10 weird things about being engaged

By Sam Wildow Contributing Columnist NOTE: This is a follow-up to my last column, in which I mentioned that I got engaged and everything is wond...

January 17th, 2016 updated: January 18th, 2016. |  


Football rivals need cooling off period

Football rivals need cooling off period

We may actually be living in the greatest time of the year right now; we are deep in the National Football League’s playoff schedule. Fans are t...

January 15th, 2016 |  


Edison students complete police training

PIQUA — Edison State Community College’s Peace Officer Academy honored 14 students in December following their successful completion of th...

January 14th, 2016 |