Column: Numbering you won’t stop the opioid crisis

Column: Numbering you won’t stop the opioid crisis

People are dying all over the country from opioid overdoses. There’s a movement to have the antidote naloxone available in all ambulances and ev...

July 21st, 2019 |  


How much do you know about moon landing, Space Race?

How much do you know about moon landing, Space Race?

July 20, 1969, marks the 50th anniversary of U.S. astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin’s historic walk on the moon. “That’s one...

July 18th, 2019 updated: July 18th, 2019. |  


Column: Thursday is World Listening Day; Take some time to listen

Column: Thursday is World Listening Day; Take some time to listen

Shhh … do you hear that?Close your mouth and eyes. Open your ears and pay attention. It’s the sound of World Listening Day approaching; an...

July 16th, 2019 |  



Gary McCue fills vacant spot on Clear Fork school board

Gary McCue fills vacant spot on Clear Fork school board

BELLVILLE — Gary A. McCue has been named a new member of the Clear Fork Valley school board. McCue is a colonel who has been commander at the 179...

July 16th, 2019 updated: July 16th, 2019. |  


Column: Cutting the cost of high quality vision

Column: Cutting the cost of high quality vision

Many of our friends and neighbors enjoy high quality vision each and every day as a result of prescription eyeglasses and contact lenses. However, thi...

July 14th, 2019 |  


July 20 should be Moonwalk Day in Ohio, if not all of America

July 20 should be Moonwalk Day in Ohio, if not all of America

It’s time to give our national holidays an upgrade. Let’s make July 20 Moonwalk Day.July 20 is, of course, the day that man first walked o...

July 13th, 2019 |  


Turtle season has started

Turtle season has started

If you are looking for some thing fun to do this summer that will yield a tasty meal, you may want to try catching a few snapping turtles especially s...

July 12th, 2019 |  


Column: Rockin’ abs, sore ankles and forgiveness

Column: Rockin’ abs, sore ankles and forgiveness

Do you know how it is when you get an unexpected present? July 1, the start of a new month, I was “gifted” by a social media app, on computer a...

July 11th, 2019 updated: July 10th, 2019. |  


Column: County fairs are where memories are made

Column: County fairs are where memories are made

What are your memories of the Crawford County Fair?As a city boy growing up in Galion, I didn’t raise animals, except for a few rabbits and the ...

July 10th, 2019 |  


Column: ’ … no two people I’d rather toast!’

Column: ’ … no two people I’d rather toast!’

This past week, my parents celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary and I stood in front of the greeting card rack for a very long time.Whenever I tr...

July 8th, 2019 |