Historically speaking, Trump’s foreign policy not all that radical

Although the administration of President Donald Trump is still new to its duties and has been somewhat erratic with its foreign policy plans, a histor...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Hosting a nuclear waste landfill

Hosting a nuclear waste landfill

I am writing this letter to express my concern about the recent comments made by Scioto County Commissioner Mike Crabtree related to the Village of Pi...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Trump’s Cabinet knows what it takes to succeed

The world is watching as President Donald Trump lurches forward, and for many, the early signs suggest a blend of hubris and incompetence — crea...

February 24th, 2017 |  


The broken promises of Obamacare

Republican members of Congress planning to repeal and replace Obamacare have been hosting town hall meetings with constituents and have been greeted b...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Once lost, liberal journalists’ mission suddenly found in time of Trump

Journalists “find a renewed sense of mission,” reports The New York Times.That’s nice. There is some truth to this. And it’s n...

February 24th, 2017 |  


A special appreciation

A special appreciation

Education in America is not a popular topic. It’s almost become a political issue while the most important aspect — the education of our c...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Pre-spring fishing the float-and-fly

Pre-spring fishing the float-and-fly

With the warmer weather like we had for a spell last week it’s difficult not to think, talk, and write about fishing, which is perhaps the great...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Thanks for the memories

Thanks for the memories

“Thanks for the memories” was the song that Bob Hope ended his shows with and it very appropriately describes this past week. A lot of fam...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Open your eyes; you’re not looking at me

Open your eyes; you’re not looking at me

This is part one of a three part series about Patrick who was admitted to hospice with end stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at age fifty-fi...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Trump’s agenda includes hitting back — hard

Ironically, it was a billionaire businessman who broke the mold in the 2016 presidential campaign and brought a new voice into Republican politics. Do...

February 21st, 2017 |