Lori Borgman: Patience grows as families dig into gardening

Lori Borgman: Patience grows as families dig into gardening

Both of our daughters put in small gardens this past spring. The planting, tending and harvesting has gone fairly well considering that they are novic...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Los Angeles Times: Where ‘God’s authority’ ends

SEPT. 2, 2015 — On Thursday, Kim Davis, an elected clerk in Rowan County, Kentucky, who has steadfastly refused to issue marriage licenses to sa...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Letter: Richard Smallwood true friend of Lima

On Aug. 22 I lost a true friend. After a long battle with cancer, Dick Smallwood died at his home. I had known Dick for 32 plus years. I needed a hair...

September 3rd, 2015 |  



George Will: The blood-stained Indian Child Welfare Act

George Will: The blood-stained Indian Child Welfare Act

“It is a sordid business, this divvying us up by race.”— Chief Justice John RobertsWASHINGTON — Sordid, always. And sometimes ...

September 3rd, 2015 updated: September 3rd, 2015. |  


Chris Erskine: After a vacation from sameness, it’s good to be home

Chris Erskine: After a vacation from sameness, it’s good to be home

The family vacation ended well. There was a version of the Stockholm syndrome at the very end, where I’d fallen in love with my captors, which i...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Bloomberg View: Congress wants to make your taxes more complicated

AUG. 28, 2015 — “Simplify, simplify,” urged Thoreau. No friend of taxation, he might have been envisioning the modern Internal Reven...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Pastors protest Sanger at Smithsonian

Pastors protest Sanger at Smithsonian

Margaret Sanger is a saint in the feminist church. She is a charter member of the progressive hall of fame. Liberals revere this woman who preached &#...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


John Grindrod: About friendship, death and regret, in that order

John Grindrod: About friendship, death and regret, in that order

Of course, every loss is hard, but when someone dies who once shared so much of your first decade or so, the awareness of the “don’t blink...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Opperman: Only thing standard with cable TV is bad service

Good luck if you have a need to contact Time Warner Cable locally when you have a problem or question. There is a local phone number listed in our pho...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Blood drivea big success

I wish to thank everyone who participated in the blood drive at Leipsic, especially, the blood donors and volunteers. Also thanks to Leipsic United Me...

September 1st, 2015 |