Kim Davis, marriage licenses and down the road

Kim Davis, marriage licenses and down the road

If you take a job for the government then you should abide by the rules of the job. If you don’t agree with the rules then you should resign. Wh...

September 16th, 2015 |  


Cruizers car show benefits Hospice

To the Editor:On Aug. 22, Cruizer’s Bar and Grill in Russia hosted its Fifth Annual Car Show to benefit Hospice of Miami County. Susan Hemm, mar...

September 15th, 2015 |  


A joy-filled birthday for Mom

A joy-filled birthday for Mom

Birthday parties are great, but there’s something especially grand about a 50th birthday celebration.This week we’re having the pleasure o...

September 15th, 2015 |  



She’s a big girl now

She’s a big girl now

Well, it’s time for my annual update on little Miss Jenabella Marie Runyon. Remember when I was writing about all the doctor’s appointment...

September 15th, 2015 |  


Calling Around Covington

Calling Around Covington

It’s hard to believe it’s that time of year again, but with the cooling fall-like weather comes Covington High School’s annual Homec...

September 14th, 2015 |  


The activist’s dilemma, pt. 1

The activist’s dilemma, pt. 1

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the first column in a three-part series exploring poverty, activism, and philanthropy. The views expressed are those of t...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Northwest Piqua needs a park

To the Editor:This letter is in reference to recent discussions regarding the future use of real estate that formerly supported Piqua’s schools,...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Raising awareness of Krabbe disease

Raising awareness of Krabbe disease

Krabbe disease is an often fatal degenerative disease that destroys the protective coating on nerve cells in the brain and the nervous system. This ra...

September 10th, 2015 updated: September 10th, 2015. |  


Carolyn StevensContributing Columnist

Carolyn StevensContributing Columnist

The changing of seasons is as different to the ear as to the eye. The flow of traffic in our neighborhood is altered by the beginning of the school ye...

September 9th, 2015 |  


Waging war against heroin

Waging war against heroin

When I chaired the recent Safety Service Levy committee, we talked quite a bit about the issues that our police and fire departments face on a daily b...

September 9th, 2015 updated: September 9th, 2015. |