The perfectly imperfect Christmas tree

The perfectly imperfect Christmas tree

I don’t know about your family, but in the Yingst household, we take our Christmas tree selection very seriously.Since I was little, picking out...

December 21st, 2018 |  


How Fitzgerald made the Cardinals fly

How Fitzgerald made the Cardinals fly

For those who know me, it’s no surprise that I can be found every Sunday afternoon in the fall with earbuds in listening to my beloved Arizona C...

December 21st, 2018 |  


Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus

EDITOR’S NOTE: In September 1897, 8-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon wrote a letter to the editor of The New York Sun and received a reassuring ...

December 21st, 2018 |  



Glenn Mollette: Why we need Christmas

Glenn Mollette: Why we need Christmas

Merchants around the world depend on the Christmas season each year for 20 to 50-percent of their yearly sales.The travel industry from airlines to ga...

December 20th, 2018 |  


Cal Thomas: Now the Boy Scouts

Cal Thomas: Now the Boy Scouts

The erosion of what many Americans once believed were the foundations of our country continues apace. They include, but are not limited to, overspendi...

December 20th, 2018 |  


Maybe these are the best of times

Maybe these are the best of times

The worst day of my life was finding out my son was autistic.The best days of my life have been watching that little boy grow, learn, excel and defy t...

December 19th, 2018 |  


Filling the empty chair

Filling the empty chair

As the holiday season arrives, all of us have that empty chair at the dining room table: a parent, a sibling, a child, a friend. If you will be patien...

December 19th, 2018 |  


Editorial roundup

Dec. 11The Washington Post on Google chief executive Sundar Pichai’s appearance before Congress:Google Chief executive Sundar Pichai’s app...

December 19th, 2018 |  


Editorial roundup

The Akron Beacon Journal, Dec. 14 Ordinarily, Republicans in charge of the Ohio House would have met shortly after the November election to reach cons...

December 18th, 2018 |  


Donate blood, the gift of life

Donate blood, the gift of life

Today, Monday, Dec. 17, is blood drive day here in Rowdytown! The final Community Blood Drive of 2018 will take place from 3-7 p.m. today at the Covin...

December 17th, 2018 |