Larry Hamilton: It’s time to understand before becoming understood

Larry Hamilton: It’s time to understand before becoming understood

How ironic is it that nearly three decades ago I began a commentary that referenced a mindset of some local residents which suggested a need to priori...

February 12th, 2020 |  


His rights are our rights

His rights are our rights

As a retiree, I was free to watch virtually all of the Trump impeachment debacle and its aftermath. Watching the supposed leaders from both parties be...

February 11th, 2020 |  


Reader supports Trump

To The Editor:I voted for Trump in 2016 and will vote for him again this year. He is a free-market capitalist and has proven over the past three years...

February 11th, 2020 |  



Vote ‘No’ for school levy

To the Editor:Well here we go again!Troy schools want a 37-year bond on our property tax. A $100,000 will equal approximately $247 a year and when on ...

February 11th, 2020 |  


‘The Last Full Measure’ premiere thank you

To the Editor:Thank you to the residents of Piqua!First, thank you for the overwhelming attendance at the reception held in the food court of the Miam...

February 10th, 2020 |  


Heck, tech is a wreck

Heck, tech is a wreck

First a warning and then an interesting, or at least disturbing fact. This article is about my buying a new iPad. Goodness knows I put it off for as l...

February 10th, 2020 |  


Technology — 1, Sue — 0

Technology — 1, Sue — 0

If you have read my columns for a while, you are familiar with my ongoing war with technology. Sadly, I lose many, if not most, skirmishes and am alwa...

February 9th, 2020 |  


Please support new schools for Troy students

To the Editor: We have been a part of Troy community schools for seven years. We are very pleased with the education our kids have received and the Fo...

February 6th, 2020 updated: February 7th, 2020. |  


Protecting victims of human trafficking

Protecting victims of human trafficking

In January we mark National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month — a reminder that modern-day slavery is all too real, and it’s ...

February 6th, 2020 |  


Vote Yes for Troy City Schools

To the Editor:Twelve years ago, I was hired as an English teacher at Troy High School. “Welcome to Heaven” my mentor teacher, J. Christoph...

February 6th, 2020 |