Brigadier General Samuel Beatty

Brigadier General Samuel Beatty

While scanning the markers in Greenlawn Cemetery in Portsmouth – I observed a simple marker that read “Samuel Beatty – Brig. Gen. 19...

February 28th, 2020 |  


Embracing your History

Embracing your History

February is Black History month. It is a reminder that African-Americans have overcome many mental physical and spiritual struggles and challenges res...

February 27th, 2020 |  


Volunteer Advocates Needed

Volunteer Advocates Needed

We have a unique opportunity at the Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7)for those who are interested in serving as a volunteer advocate for nursingh...

February 27th, 2020 |  



What a month

What a month

February was a fun blur.I’m not sure how I could have packed any more into this month. But I wouldn’t trade it for anything.The hectic mon...

February 26th, 2020 |  


Acting worthy of ourselves

Acting worthy of ourselves

Throughout America’s storied history, worthy wordsmith’s endowed with a hearty sense of awareness have sounded forth the clarion call to c...

February 26th, 2020 |  


Messiah Netflix Series—Who do you say Jesus is?

Messiah Netflix Series—Who do you say Jesus is?

Will he “convert you or con you?” the 10 episode series trailer for “Messiah” asks, but does not answer. The Netflix series &#...

February 25th, 2020 |  


What’s for dinner Dad?

What’s for dinner Dad?

There are a great many things in life that I have never heard. One is the mating call of the notorious No-No Bird (I don’t think it really exist...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Isomaltulose, another kind of sugar

Isomaltulose, another kind of sugar

Isomaltulose is like sucrose only different. They are both disaccharides composed of the two monosaccharides, glucose and fructose. But the chemical b...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Watering vs Overwatering

Watering vs Overwatering

Plants breathe through their roots. If there’s a piece of knowledge that separates “green thumb” gardeners from the rest of us, it&#...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Fentanyl is still in town

Fentanyl is still in town

When you really want to know what’s going on in the illicit drug world in Ohio, who ya gonna call? People with drug addictions. People in recove...

February 23rd, 2020 |