When the going gets tough

When the going gets tough

COLUMBUS — The thoughts and doubts came crashing in during the last two miles as the pain and weariness grew with each step. I knew the finish w...

October 21st, 2020 |  


Kim’s Korner: Building things together

Kim’s Korner: Building things together

This past week, I worked mainly on the Scioto County Junior Fair. While working on the animal shows and getting photos from parents and friends of the...

August 14th, 2020 |  


Kim’s Korner: Fun with music

Kim’s Korner: Fun with music

“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself,” by John Dewey is a quote that both teachers and parents will need as th...

August 7th, 2020 |  



Kim’s Korner: Science Fun

Kim’s Korner: Science Fun

This week has been very interesting as I began looking for the local school districts’ plans for going to school in just a short while. Being a ...

August 2nd, 2020 |  


Kim’s Korner: Reading with the stars

Kim’s Korner: Reading with the stars

Now, as the school year is set to begin soon, schools are setting up plans on how they plan to reopen for students. It is a really scary time for scho...

July 26th, 2020 |  


Kim’s Korner: The Library is loaded with fun

Kim’s Korner: The Library is loaded with fun

Looking for resources this week, I found something right here in our own back yard, The Portsmouth Public Library and discovered the numerous things t...

July 17th, 2020 |  


Kim’s Korner: Are your kids bored yet?

Kim’s Korner: Are your kids bored yet?

Books are a favorite thing of mine and has been since I first learned to read oh so many years ago. I would love nothing more than to have other child...

July 9th, 2020 |  


Kim’s Korner: Outside and at the Zoo too

Kim’s Korner: Outside and at the Zoo too

Going to the zoo is a fun thing that my boys loved when they were young, but with things, the way they are right not all of us are comfortable taking ...

July 5th, 2020 |  


Kim’s Korner: Enjoy the 4th!

Kim’s Korner: Enjoy the 4th!

The 4th of July has been a holiday where many people seem to take the time to just relax and enjoy, but as COVID cases appear to be growing and many c...

June 26th, 2020 |  


Kim’s Korner: Time spent with children

Kim’s Korner: Time spent with children

Sometimes I think back and wish I had taught early elementary kids. Today would have been a great day to do that I locked onto a site called, The Craf...

June 21st, 2020 |