Community Now: Portsmouth High School – A new approach to shaping minds.

Community Now: Portsmouth High School – A new approach to shaping minds.

“Do not train a child to learn by force or harshness; but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discov...

February 3rd, 2020 |  


The red meat war

The red meat war

You may have missed the brouhaha caused by some articles back in November in The Annals of Internal Medicine that said it’s ok to eat red meat a...

February 3rd, 2020 |  


Oh, the woe of losing things

Oh, the woe of losing things

Socks, gloves, ink-pens. The sneaky universe steals these things from me. Or the Sock Fairy visits while I sleep and hides one sock of each color. Or ...

February 2nd, 2020 |  



Global warming? Seems so this January

Global warming? Seems so this January

Of all the Januarys I have endured during my tenure on Planet Earth, this one – overall, from the first to the thirty-first – is the warme...

February 2nd, 2020 |  


Find the perfect engagement ring this valentine’s day

Preparing to pop the question this Valentine’s Day, but unsure how to choose the right engagement ring? Read on for all the tools you need to ma...

January 31st, 2020 |  


The cowboy from duck run

The cowboy from duck run

Leonard Franklin Slye, was born Nov. 5, 1911, in Cincinnati, where his family lived in a block of flats that were put up where the future Riverfront S...

January 31st, 2020 |  


Medicare prescription drug plan discount – are you eligible?

Medicare prescription drug plan discount – are you eligible?

Do you know if you are eligible for the Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Discount? There aremany individuals in our district who are unaware they are e...

January 30th, 2020 |  


Delete negative energy

Delete negative energy

Wouldn’t it be interesting if there was a delete button or buzzer for negativity? Buzz. Bad, sad, rad mood is gone. Buzz. Complaining about the ...

January 30th, 2020 |  


How will you shine?

How will you shine?

When Tim Tebow first heard about a “Jesus Prom,” he thought it was a cool idea.The Tim Tebow Foundation was about to turn five years old, ...

January 29th, 2020 |  


Touching the face of God

Touching the face of God

I remember where I was exactly. It was January 28th, 1986, the day before store inventory and we were working hard to get everything ready to count. T...

January 29th, 2020 |