Letter to the Editor: reopening state put the economy ahead of public health and safety

I strongly oppose DeWine’s decision to arbitrarily open the state of Ohio on May 1 and put the economy ahead of public health and safety!He says...

April 19th, 2020 |  


Pat Kenrick a Man of Integrity

Pat Kenrick a Man of Integrity

In the Evans book, “A History of Scioto County,” there is a brief biography of Pat Kenrick, a man of integrity. “Mr. Kenrick was bor...

April 19th, 2020 |  


Bengals Chaplain Kicks COVID-19

Bengals Chaplain Kicks COVID-19

He is a vital part of the Cincinnati Bengals, although some people might not know his name.LaMorris Crawford gives encouragement and inspiration to th...

April 19th, 2020 |  



Kim’s Korner: Out of this world activities

Kim’s Korner: Out of this world activities

Hey, you all, are you tired of trying to come up with things for the kiddos to do at home, so they don’t drive you up the wall. It’s OK to...

April 5th, 2020 |  


Low carb diet for type 1 diabetes

Low carb diet for type 1 diabetes

This is so obvious. Why didn’t I think of it? Type 1 diabetics (T1DM) make no insulin and need replacement of insulin to keep them alive. Before...

March 30th, 2020 |  


Independent garden centers at risk

Independent garden centers at risk

Design-build landscaping has been our vocation since the late 90’s, but until three years ago we also owned a retail garden center and nursery. ...

March 30th, 2020 |  


Washed away – The Terrell tragedy

Washed away – The Terrell tragedy

The tragedy of the Terrell family was a grim reminder of how fate sometimes plays out in people’s lives. A loving couple in the beginning of the...

March 29th, 2020 |  


Self-isolation leads to wife-beating

Self-isolation leads to wife-beating

Blame it on the coronavirus: Isolation. Stir crazy.And, finally, a wife-beating in our little home.In the 65 years of life, I have shared with Bonnie ...

March 29th, 2020 |  


How and why to keep kids on a schedule during school closures

(StatePoint) School closures have forced families nationwide to readjust to the current reality. However, a sense of structure is important for childr...

March 26th, 2020 |  


Don’t Tell Me What To Do!

Don’t Tell Me What To Do!

We, humans, are complex creatures. We want what we want, we want to do what we want to do, and we resist anything to the contrary.One of my grandchild...

March 26th, 2020 |