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 |  


Philadelphia Inquirer: Shrinking silly season

Aug. 30, 2015 — A crowd of seasoned politicians competing for the Republican presidential nomination is being dominated by a former New Jersey g...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Michael Reagan: Donald Trump is all talk

Michael Reagan: Donald Trump is all talk

Donald Trump is the first talk radio candidate.Everything he says on the primary trail sounds just like what you can hear on conservative talk radio e...

September 1st, 2015 |