Mark Figley:

Mark Figley:

Much has changed with sports in America since Colin Kaepernick first took a knee during the playing of the national anthem in 2016. And while wokester...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


John Grindrod: A final press box view of Lima’s boys of summer

John Grindrod: A final press box view of Lima’s boys of summer

We realize, save for Shawnee graduate Jake Hutchins this season, that our Lima Locos don’t really live here full time, but don’t try telli...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


Jerry Zezima: May the pest man win

Jerry Zezima: May the pest man win

My house is bugged. Not with listening devices, because the listeners (the CIA, the FBI, Russia) would soon be fast asleep after discovering that I le...

August 2nd, 2021 |  



How to tame son’s tantrums

How to tame son’s tantrums

Q: Our 4-year-old, an only child, is giving us fits. As a toddler, he began ignoring us. That evolved into downright refusing to do what we ask, as in...

July 31st, 2021 |  


Michael Reagan: Trump’s endorsements can hurt GOP

Michael Reagan: Trump’s endorsements can hurt GOP

Will Donald Trump’s endorsements in the 2022 Republican primaries be a double-edged sword for the party?Based on the surprising results of this ...

July 31st, 2021 |  


David Trinko: Finding your joy on a Thursday

David Trinko: Finding your joy on a Thursday

It may be the fifth day on the calendar, but it’ll always be No. 1 in my heart.It seems strange to declare your love for a day of the week, but ...

July 31st, 2021 |  


Mental health diagnosis doesn’t mean sole custody

Mental health diagnosis doesn’t mean sole custody

Q. I had a miserable 10 years with my ex. We tried counseling, but my ex stopped it when things got too close for comfort. I am convinced she is a nar...

July 31st, 2021 |  


What is effective addiction treatment?

What is effective addiction treatment?

When someone has a heart attack, recovery is relatively clear. They head to the emergency room for immediate care, develop a comprehensive treatment p...

July 31st, 2021 |  


Cheryl Parson: How to avoid falling victim to text scams

Cheryl Parson: How to avoid falling victim to text scams

A new “Scam-A-Thon” is traveling around the United States, targeting people via their mobile phones. Unsuspecting victims receive texts th...

July 31st, 2021 |  


Legal-Ease: Mental illness is illness

Legal-Ease: Mental illness is illness

Last week, Simone Biles, one of the most talented athletes in world history, dropped out of the Olympics due to a temporary mental illness that preclu...

July 31st, 2021 |