Column Happy Birthday, Miss Merz! Say thanks to your favorite teachers

Column Happy Birthday, Miss Merz! Say thanks to your favorite teachers

Happy Birthday, Miss Merz. My former teacher will be celebrating her 105th birthday in late October. I’m nearing 80 myself, but am still learnin...

October 25th, 2018 |  


Crawford County Sheriff: Vote yes on Issue 6, Criminal and Administrative Justice Services Levy

Crawford County Sheriff: Vote yes on Issue 6, Criminal and Administrative Justice Services Levy

On Nov. 6, 2018, Crawford County voters will have the opportunity to vote on the Criminal and Administrative Justice Services Levy. What type of le...

October 24th, 2018 updated: October 24th, 2018. |  


Column: Autism epidemic must end

Column: Autism epidemic must end

My wife, Lisa, and I never started out with the goal of being lightning rods in the national debate over autism and vaccines in the United States. We ...

October 22nd, 2018 |  



Congrats to Galion on its release from fiscal emergency

Congrats to Galion on its release from fiscal emergency

The recent announcement about Galion being released from fiscal emergency is certainly good news for the community. To effectively manage the financia...

October 22nd, 2018 updated: October 22nd, 2018. |  


Column: A memory lapse I’d like to forget

Column: A memory lapse I’d like to forget

I pride myself on my memory and being prompt. I don’t forget things, and I’m never late. Until this week. I forgot what day it was, which ma...

October 22nd, 2018 updated: October 22nd, 2018. |  


Hunting, fishing licenses make great gifts

Hunting, fishing licenses make great gifts

‪Looking for a Christmas gift that keeps on giving?If so, you might want to consider giving the outdoorsman in your life a multi-year or lifetim...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Column: Empowering women in Ohio

Column: Empowering women in Ohio

Last week, my office hosted the fourth annual “Women’s Leadership Summit: Together We Rise” at Xavier University, where we joined se...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Editorial: Issue 1 … just the facts

Editorial: Issue 1 … just the facts

Ohio Issue 1 boils down to a question about crime and punishment, and what exactly is the purpose of our jails and prisons. It’s no secret the Un...

October 11th, 2018 updated: October 12th, 2018. |  


Voters can starting casting ballot for Nov. 6

Voters can starting casting ballot for Nov. 6

BUCYRUS — Absentee ballots have arrived at the Crawford County Board of Elections for the general election to be held on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018....

October 11th, 2018 |  


Column: Not enough being done to combat drunk driving

Column: Not enough being done to combat drunk driving

Drunk driving claimed the lives of almost 11,000 people in 2017 and 2016, according to new data released today by the National Highway Traffic Safety ...

October 7th, 2018 updated: October 7th, 2018. |