Letter to the editor

I write this letter to ask legislators to reject any bills aimed to eliminate workplace rights for Ohio workers. Currently a bill sponsored by state R...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Letter to the editor

As a Christian, we are followers of Jesus Christ. Our guide is the Bible, the word of God. In the Bible, we find the blueprint for a Christian. It we ...

October 5th, 2015 |  


The legacy of a wonderful man of God

The legacy of a wonderful man of God

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comOn Sept. 28, 2015, I received some news that saddened my heart. Gregory Saunders, 70, of Portsmouth h...

October 2nd, 2015 |  



The dangers of misappropriated trust

The dangers of misappropriated trust

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comTrust is a simple five letter word that when applied properly, can improve one’s life far beyon...

September 24th, 2015 |  


Linda Poage: A Trojan legacy

Linda Poage: A Trojan legacy

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comEducation isn’t about learning from books. It isn’t about studying vocabulary or mathematical formul...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Letters to the editor

In a recent press release concerning the Paul E. Johnson Memorial Fund Soiree, a particular paragraph read: “One hundred percent of funds donate...

September 4th, 2015 updated: September 4th, 2015. |  


The love of South Webster’s community

The love of South Webster’s community

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comI’ve covered school events for a while now and one of the things I’ve noticed about South Webster Sc...

September 4th, 2015 |  


Kingdom labor is never in vain

Kingdom labor is never in vain

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comSome of the busiest people on earth are Christians who serve in a church at their ‘church home,...

September 3rd, 2015 updated: September 3rd, 2015. |  


Skip the “Vacation” this year

Skip the “Vacation” this year

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThere are some movies we all consider classics. These are movies we have watched a hundred times, and could watch...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


On being 70

On being 70

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comI have reached another milestone in my life. On Sept. 2 I will turn 70 years of age. I was reflecting on that num...

August 28th, 2015 |