Celia Rivenbark: Restroom conundrum eradicated

Celia Rivenbark: Restroom conundrum eradicated

As a lifelong resident of the great potty-obsessed state of North Carolina, let me just say “Thank You!” to my governor, Pat McCrory, and ...

April 18th, 2016 |  


Jim Jordan column: Fiscal discipline can’t wait

Jim Jordan column: Fiscal discipline can’t wait

In life, the sooner you get about fixing a problem, the easier it is to solve. The longer you put it off, the more dramatic and drastic measures you h...

April 18th, 2016 |  


Tom Jawetz: On Tax Day, remember the contributions of unauthorized immigrants

Tom Jawetz: On Tax Day, remember the contributions of unauthorized immigrants

This month, millions of Americans will file their taxes, and millions more have already done so. But what many Americans may not consider as they file...

April 18th, 2016 |  



Car talk: Don’t worry about small oil leak

Car talk: Don’t worry about small oil leak

Dear Car Talk:I drive a 2002 Infiniti I35 with about 132,000 miles on it. Three months ago while replacing the passenger-side air bag, the Infiniti de...

April 17th, 2016 |  


Jim Krumel: Otto Wenzlick, the ‘go-to’ man of Ottoville

Jim Krumel: Otto Wenzlick, the ‘go-to’ man of Ottoville

Something was up.Otto Wenzlick had been the commander of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3740 in Ottoville for 16 years and now club members were asking...

April 17th, 2016 |  


Jim Buchy: Eat traditional—stop the war on our family farms

Jim Buchy: Eat traditional—stop the war on our family farms

In western Ohio, we enjoy the good fortune of traditional family farms that use the latest technologies to provide affordable, wholesome options at ou...

April 17th, 2016 |  


George Will: Histories that shouldn’t be secret

George Will: Histories that shouldn’t be secret

WASHINGTON — When President Obama departs for Saudi Arabia, an incubator of the 9/11 attacks, he will leave behind a dispute about government se...

April 16th, 2016 |  


David Trinko: Sports ‘accomplishments’ not as important as trying

David Trinko: Sports ‘accomplishments’ not as important as trying

This may come as a big surprise, but this guy making his living writing and editing wasn’t exactly a world-class athlete growing up.Sure, I pass...

April 16th, 2016 |  


Cheryl Parson: Avoid summertime blues when buying tickets for events

Cheryl Parson: Avoid summertime blues when buying tickets for events

When the weather gets better, so does everything else. You can go outside and catch a tan, enjoy a cold drink, take in a baseball game or a concert. T...

April 16th, 2016 |  


Legal-Ease: Unmarried people without wills

Legal-Ease: Unmarried people without wills

Unfortunately, some people pass away before having completed their respective last wills and testaments.Generally, “will” and “last ...

April 16th, 2016 |