Expressing appreciation for employees at the local prison

Expressing appreciation for employees at the local prison

Usually, the prison information in the media highlights positive programs for inmates and their families; inmate homicides or suicides; or inmates and...

May 7th, 2018 |  


Succeeding with weeping cherry trees

Succeeding with weeping cherry trees

Weeping cherries are one of the most-requested nursery trees, and one of the least understood. They also have a very high failure rate; after dogwoods...

May 7th, 2018 |  


Tom Brokaw, Joy Reid accusations demand independent investigations at NBC

Allegations of inappropriate sexual behavior on the part of former NBC anchorman Tom Brokaw and a confusing maybe-apology by Joy Reid on her MSNBC sho...

May 7th, 2018 |  



Marriage. Sometimes merry, sometimes not

Marriage. Sometimes merry, sometimes not

And they lived “happily ever after.”Many people in the U.S. believe in love and matrimony. But, marriage takes consistent effort and time ...

May 6th, 2018 |  


What do you know about medical malpractice claims in Ohio?

What do you know about medical malpractice claims in Ohio?

An informed consumer of medical healthcare services makes a wise patient, unless negligence occurs with the result being a wrongful death claim.Please...

May 4th, 2018 |  


Thinking about large affairs

Twenty-five years ago, I wrote a novel entitled “The Family Farm.” It was a philosophical and political allegory of the history of the pas...

May 4th, 2018 |  


You can eat guilt free on Cinco de Mayo

You can eat guilt free on Cinco de Mayo

The Scioto County Health Coalition’s (SCHC) Better Plate Initiative is at it again providing you with healthy, tasty menu items at local restaur...

May 4th, 2018 updated: May 4th, 2018. |  


Parallels to ‘Camp of the Saints’

The approach to the U.S. border in Tijuana of the caravan of Honduran refugees, along with the seemingly never-ending stream of refugees entering Euro...

May 4th, 2018 |  


Faith-based organizations need sexual abuse prevention policies

Faith-based organizations need sexual abuse prevention policies

The tragic story of the rape of Tamar, a young royal princess, sexually violated by her half-brother and then betrayed by her powerful father, King Da...

May 4th, 2018 |  


Give Trump some credit for peace in Korea

In a stunning diplomatic development, the leaders of North and South Korea met last week at the demilitarized zone dividing their warring countries. T...

May 4th, 2018 |