Doyle McManus: What’s the alternative in Iran?

Doyle McManus: What’s the alternative in Iran?

The nuclear agreement the U.S. and its allies concluded with Iran on Tuesday isn’t perfect; diplomatic compromises rarely are. The deal allows I...

July 18th, 2015 |  


Letter: Know the real reason for bus driver shortage

As a retired school bus driver, I find the reasoning for schools not having enough drivers laughable.Like everything else in this world, it’s su...

July 18th, 2015 updated: July 20th, 2015. |  


Letter: Symphony chorus changes disappointing to former member

I received a very disturbing letter over the weekend of July 9 from an organization that I loved and was very proud to be a member of, The Lima Sympho...

July 18th, 2015 updated: July 20th, 2015. |  



Letter: Timmerman’s death a loss to area

The news of the passing of John P. Timmerman was received with sadness.John was known as a person of impeccable character. Honesty, integrity and comp...

July 18th, 2015 updated: July 20th, 2015. |  


Debra-Lynn Hook: Grown ‘kids’ need a vacation from parental watch

Debra-Lynn Hook: Grown ‘kids’ need a vacation from parental watch

Sometimes when you’re a parent, you have to get out of the way.Like when your youngest graduates high school, your middle child graduates colleg...

July 17th, 2015 updated: July 17th, 2015. |  


Letter: Gov. Kasich attacks nurses

Now that Gov. John Kasich has signed the new budget and patted himself on the back for the Medicaid “expansions,” let me tell you about th...

July 17th, 2015 |  


Chicago Tribune: Why not leave Atticus be?

JULY 15, 2015 — Draft: n. a rough or preliminary sketch of a piece of writing.———First, we want to assure you that this is the...

July 17th, 2015 |  


Martin Schram: In the Iran nuclear deal, the devil isn’t in the details

Martin Schram: In the Iran nuclear deal, the devil isn’t in the details

Official Washington just jolted itself out of its familiar summer doldrums and into yet another hot war of policy and politics, this time over Preside...

July 17th, 2015 |  


Letter: Don’t blame no-till farming

I would like to disagree with your article, “No-till methods clog roads.”The article dealt primarily with the corn residues that floated w...

July 16th, 2015 updated: July 16th, 2015. |  


Letter: Flying flag is free speech

There has been much discussion lately on the subject of the Confederate battle flag.The Confederate battle flag is a part of history, provocative as i...

July 16th, 2015 |