John M. Crisp: How shouldl we remember George Floyd?

John M. Crisp: How shouldl we remember George Floyd?

Last May 25, George Floyd stopped being just a man and became a symbol. Suddenly he was no longer an ordinary Black guy enjoying a holiday evening in ...

April 16th, 2021 |  


Cal Thomas: Will there be a penalty for withdrawal from Afghanistan?

Cal Thomas: Will there be a penalty for withdrawal from Afghanistan?

President Biden’s announced intention to complete the withdrawal of all U.S. forces from Afghanistan by September 11, exactly 20 years after the...

April 16th, 2021 |  


Letter: A right and wrong way to protest

Letter: A right and wrong way to protest

I am older and have been around for some time. We have alot of unrest in our world with the police and people of color. It needs to be addressed.For o...

April 15th, 2021 |  



Letter: Autumn Swanson a change-maker

Letter: Autumn Swanson a change-maker

Mayoral candidate Autumn Swanson has well constructed policies and plans likely to lead to progress for our city. She has specific practical plans wit...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: It takes two parties to be bipartisan

Leonard Pitts Jr.: It takes two parties to be bipartisan

There is nothing sacred about nine.The number was not carried down from a mountain on stone tablets, nor did it appear in a burning bush. In fact, bef...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Christine Flowers: Philip and the Queen: A Love Story Like No Other

Christine Flowers: Philip and the Queen: A Love Story Like No Other

The first person I thought when I heard that Prince Philip had died was Elizabeth, a Queen in the greater world but only and always a wife to the man ...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Lori Borgman: Move aside, the kid has a map

Lori Borgman: Move aside, the kid has a map

She is 5 years old, skipping across the parking lot with a paper map squeezed beneath her arm and against her body like it is a top-secret document. S...

April 15th, 2021 |  


April 13, 2021“The patriots assembling the America First Policy Institute (AFPI) are some of the greatest champions for freedom, free enterprise...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Letter: Thanks to the City of Lima

Letter: Thanks to the City of Lima

I live one block from Faurot Park in a great neighborhood, full of families and singles of all ages. Lots of young families moving in and remodeling o...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Editorial: Fear of unknown hurts Allen County vaccine efforts

Editorial: Fear of unknown hurts Allen County vaccine efforts

Efforts to increase the number of vaccinations across the country were dealt a blow Tuesday with the announcement that the Johnson & Johnson vacci...

April 14th, 2021 updated: April 14th, 2021. |