Column: Local swim world losing mentor, friend in Dan Reinicke

Some things you never forget.Nineteen years ago, I was heading to the high school state swim meet in Canton with Dan Reinicke, Lima Central Catholic&#...

February 27th, 2016 |  


Legal-Ease: What am I in for when I cosign a loan?

Legal-Ease: What am I in for when I cosign a loan?

My grandmother recently passed away at age 88. Grandma’s passing was difficult, but it was easier than it could have been because grandma’...

February 27th, 2016 |  


Kathleen Parker: The global allure of Palmetto politics

Kathleen Parker: The global allure of Palmetto politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Americans aren’t the only people who are fascinated by South Carolina politics and the presidential primary process.Durin...

February 26th, 2016 |  



Lawrence S. Huffman: The jury will get it right

Lawrence S. Huffman: The jury will get it right

Probably the most important protection every citizen in the country has against tyrannical government is the constitutional right to trial by jury by ...

February 26th, 2016 |  


Jay Ambrose: Rubio’s the answer

Jay Ambrose: Rubio’s the answer

It’s not going to be easy to stop Donald Trump from winning the Republican nomination and probably then losing to the trick-a-day, policy-confus...

February 26th, 2016 |  


Lori Borgman: The accountant won’t rest until the dog does

Lori Borgman: The accountant won’t rest until the dog does

The only good news an accountant can ever have for you is that the IRS called and demanded you stop filing taxes. Naturally, when our accountant told ...

February 25th, 2016 |  


Melvin I. Urofsky: How will history judge Scalia?

Melvin I. Urofsky: How will history judge Scalia?

Will originalism survive Justice Antonin Scalia? Will he be remembered, as President Barack Obama suggested just hours after his death, as “one ...

February 25th, 2016 |  


Debra-Lynn B. Hook: A mother’s lament, ‘I want my mommy’

Debra-Lynn B. Hook: A mother’s lament, ‘I want my mommy’

It dawned on me recently that I am the only person in my family who doesn’t benefit from having a mother in the house.This unfortunate fact of l...

February 24th, 2016 |  


John Grindrod: Leap year, leap day, leaplings

John Grindrod: Leap year, leap day, leaplings

In the interest of public service, I think it would be wrong of me to ignore the anomalous event that is almost upon us. Monday, all of us will get to...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


Cynthia M. Allen: Trump’s political rise is mostly about what he is not

Cynthia M. Allen: Trump’s political rise is mostly about what he is not

If pundits were paid for accurately capturing the true nature of voter sentiment or correctly predicting the outcomes of presidential primary races th...

February 23rd, 2016 |