Summer safety for kids

Summer safety for kids

The subject of preventable accidents is so serious that it needs to be repeated, reprinted, and read again and again. Injury is the leading cause of d...

April 15th, 2019 |  


Manufacturing jobs always changing

Workforce is defined as the labor pool in employment, and as such “making things” are always among the most in-demand and required career ...

April 15th, 2019 |  


Wild turkeys take to the woods

Wild turkeys take to the woods

The Kentucky roadside flocks of turkeys I had been keeping tabs on in early April, where the big gobbler strutted to impress the hens and posed for my...

April 14th, 2019 |  



Get ready for Redbuds

Get ready for Redbuds

April in southern Ohio is marked by a fantastic show of purple-pink from countless redbuds in our woods, fence rows and yards. Gardeners naturally wan...

April 14th, 2019 |  


Scioto County Infirmary – Respite for the poor and infirm

Scioto County Infirmary – Respite for the poor and infirm

While searching my family tree and tracing my roots, I discovered an interesting fact.My GGG Grandfather was an inmate at the Scioto County Infirmary....

April 12th, 2019 |  


The Trumpet SoundsPalm Sunday

The Trumpet SoundsPalm Sunday

This Sunday we begin the celebration of the week of passion beginning with Palm Sunday. As a child I always loved this time of year. It is this week t...

April 12th, 2019 |  


Time for Spring Cleaning!

Spring has sprung! And what a welcome change to feel the warmer weather, see the sun shining, hear the birds chirping, and smell the wonderful flowers...

April 12th, 2019 |  


Change your “Tude”

Change your “Tude”

SAN ANTONIO — The “tude” can make the difference.Adrian Branch is perhaps the most positive person I’ve ever been around.He oo...

April 10th, 2019 |  


Dear Editor,If you had the chance to save one of your neighbor’s lives, would you? Right now, six people in Scioto County are waiting for a life...

April 10th, 2019 |  


Reader: Constitution protects Muslims

It didn’t make sense or I didn’t understand the editorial of Tim Throckmorton of Saturday April 6th - “The premise predicament.̶...

April 9th, 2019 |