Locals named for state offices for N.S.U.S.D. 1812

Locals named for state offices for N.S.U.S.D. 1812

At the 117th Council of the Ohio Society, National Society United States Daughters of 1812, two members of the Scioto Valley Volunteers Chapter (SVV) ...

June 12th, 2017 |  


Green Alumni awarded $4K in scholarships

Green Alumni awarded $4K in scholarships

The Green High School Alumni Association recently hosted the annual GHS Alumni Banquet at the Green High School gymnasium in Franklin Furnace, Ohio.Th...

June 11th, 2017 |  


They just don’t build em like they used to

They just don’t build em like they used to

A few years ago, I had some old dead trees cut down in my front yard. Everything was clear for the trees to fall except an old birdbath built by my Gr...

June 9th, 2017 |  



Walnut Theology

Walnut Theology

A young boy left his log-cabin home in the mountains of Tennessee and went off to explore the world and make his mark. He had high expectations but th...

June 9th, 2017 |  


Time to go to church

Time to go to church

Today was the day that we began our journey to attend every church in our Southern Ohio County. As we approached our first visit the enormity of the p...

June 9th, 2017 |  


Don’t miss the gems by disqualifying the source

Don’t miss the gems by disqualifying the source

Loyal was admitted to hospice with lung cancer when he was seventy-six years old. He was thin with silver-gray hair combed straight back. His typical ...

June 9th, 2017 |  


SOMC births

May 29Amber Blevins and Jeremy Looney of Piketon, sonAmanda and Cody Alley of Minford, daughterMay 30Arthur Young Jr. and Hali Wright of Peebles, sonK...

June 9th, 2017 |  


Apple’s HomePod speaker pumps up the volume on tech rivals

Apple is hoping a new smart home speaker will strike a chord with music lovers — the latest test of the iPhone maker’s ability to redefine...

June 7th, 2017 |  


‘Mom’ star Janney visits, donates to Planned Parenthood

‘Mom’ star Janney visits, donates to Planned Parenthood

The star of the hit CBS sitcom “Mom” and one of its creators paid a visit Tuesday to the president of Planned Parenthood, and they didn...

June 7th, 2017 |  


Cosby accuser to resume testimony in sex assault trial

Bill Cosby’s chief accuser said she shot down the actor’s casual advances twice before she found herself paralyzed and unable to fight him...

June 7th, 2017 |