Report: Health coverage gaps remain for Ohio’s Hispanic kids

Report: Health coverage gaps remain for Ohio’s Hispanic kids

COLUMBUS - A healthy start helps for future life success, but a new report finds a higher percentage of Hispanic children lack health insurance compar...

January 16th, 2016 |  


AU music releases spring schedule of events; first event set for Jan. 24

The Department of Music at Ashland University has released its spring 2016 schedule of events, which includes several instrumental and vocal recitals,...

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


REVIEW: “The Revenant” is beautiful, harrowing, mesmerizing

REVIEW: “The Revenant” is beautiful, harrowing, mesmerizing

Last week I wrote that “The Hateful Eight” was “quite possibly the best film of 2015.” I made sure to say “quite possibl...

January 14th, 2016 |  



Is it a cold or the flu?

“Flu activity most commonly peaks in the United States between December and February,” according to the Centers for Disease Control and Pr...

January 11th, 2016 |  


The Fun Center Chordsmen Hall of Fame inducts 2015 Class

The Fun Center Chordsmen Hall of Fame inducts 2015 Class

The Fun Center Chordsmen Hall of Fame (COHF) recently inducted the 2015 class. To be eligible for CHOF, the member must have been a previous Barbersho...

January 10th, 2016 |  


REVIEW: Tarantino fans will enjoy “The Hateful Eight”

REVIEW: Tarantino fans will enjoy “The Hateful Eight”

The good news about “The Hateful Eight” is that I, a huge fan of director Quentin Tarantino, think he’s done it again. And everybody...

January 4th, 2016 |  


Bellville woman, 62, still running marathon strong

Bellville woman, 62, still running marathon strong

Running can be more than a sport for those interested in the physical endeavor.When done regularly it often times brings an all-encompassing lifestyle...

December 30th, 2015 |  


Ventriloquist comedienne Lynn Trefzger to appear at Marion Palace Theatre

Ventriloquist comedienne Lynn Trefzger to appear at Marion Palace Theatre

The Palace Cultural Arts Association will present ventriloquist comedienne Lynn Trefzger 7 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Marion Palace Theatre.Call 740-383-2101...

December 28th, 2015 |  


REVIEW: “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is a fun movie

REVIEW: “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is a fun movie

George Lucas always intended “Star Wars” to be nine-part series. Episodes IV-VI came out in the 70’s and 80’s. The poorly-rece...

December 23rd, 2015 |  


Tobacco to 21: Momentum grows in the Buckeye State

Tobacco to 21: Momentum grows in the Buckeye State

COLUMBUS - More than 100 U.S. cities have raised the legal age to purchase tobacco products to 21, and momentum is growing in Ohio as well.The Clevela...

December 16th, 2015 |