Looking Ahead

Looking Ahead

From an economic development perspective, the recent election of Donald Trump as President could have lasting impacts on our region and economic devel...

December 1st, 2016 |  


The “No” which shook a nation

The “No” which shook a nation

On Dec. 1, 1955, in Montgomery, Ala., an African American woman named Rosa Parks boarded a bus. Seated in the “colored” section of the bus...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Let the ”thanks” continue

Let the ”thanks” continue

The Thanksgiving holiday has passed. One of the great things that I like about it are all of the discussions of just how thankful people are for the b...

November 25th, 2016 |  


Holiday treats and sweets

Holiday treats and sweets

The holidays can feed the soul in more ways than one. Spending time with family, friends and loved ones over a delicious well orchestrated meal is alw...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Clearing the table this Thanksgiving

Clearing the table this Thanksgiving

I simply love the Thanksgiving holiday, and the amazing memories that this wonderful holiday can create. I can remember being a little child, hopping ...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


An Era Ends At The Southern Ohio Medical Center

An era ended Saturday October 29, 2016 for SOMC. It did not end with some explosive dramatic event, but ended quietly, almost imperceptibly. Nonethele...

November 15th, 2016 |  


It’s been a very rough day

It’s been a very rough day

Scioto County Sheriff’s Detective Jodi Conkel, wrote the following reflections on Facebook in reaction to the story earlier this week about the ...

November 15th, 2016 |  


Mighty mitochondria

Mighty mitochondria

Mitochondria are like the batteries of a cell and a treatment for obesity might just involve changing the batteries. (1) Mitochondria make most of the...

November 15th, 2016 updated: November 15th, 2016. |  


Deer remain adaptable as numbers grow

Deer remain adaptable as numbers grow

Deer hunters carry a heavy responsibility, wildlife officials say. The general public needs them. The game departments need them in order to manage th...

November 13th, 2016 |  


No Lord No Church

No Lord No Church

As I look at many who proclaim that they are the Church of the Bible I see a Church with a structure, but without power. I see a Church that is weighe...

November 11th, 2016 |