Say no to those who want to bring fracking to our neighborhood

Say no to those who want to bring fracking to our neighborhood

Like many of you, I had the good fortune of being born and raised in the southern Richland/Ashland/Holmes County area – of assuming through young ey...

April 11th, 2018 updated: April 11th, 2018. |  


Wild turkey season is about to start

Wild turkey season is about to start

For many hunters, spring brings the unmistakable sound of gobbling wild turkeys as Ohio’s annual hunt of this popular game bird begins.The youth...

April 9th, 2018 |  


Deep truth: surfing works

Deep truth: surfing works

You know the uncomfortable feeling you have when there is something stuck in your craw?ie: something that’s in your stomach but shouldn’t ...

March 30th, 2018 |  



Birds are migrating back from the south

Birds are migrating back from the south

Old Man Winter seems to be reluctant to go away despite the calendar telling us its spring.Living in the state for a half of century I’ve learne...

March 26th, 2018 |  


Cabot Oil plans will hurt community

Cabot Oil plans will hurt community

Cabot Oil plans will hurt community I am a landowner in Worthington Township, Richland County, and I am writing to you to voice my concern for our ...

March 20th, 2018 updated: March 20th, 2018. |  


Today’s tribute: Splendid Spam

Today’s tribute: Splendid Spam

How can I tell you about a very important love in my life? How there’s something I’ve always coveted? (in a good way). A very dear friend of...

March 14th, 2018 updated: March 20th, 2018. |  


Bills proposed for hunting, fishing licenses

Bills proposed for hunting, fishing licenses

State Senator Joe Uecker (R-Miami Township) joined Representative Jonathan Dever (R-Madeira) to introduce companion legislation (senate bill 257) aime...

March 12th, 2018 |  


Column: Looking straight at a challenge

Column: Looking straight at a challenge

The benefit of being able to read is that it always gives you something to carry, caress, cherish. I had decided I would treat myself one day by re...

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


Column: Looking straight at a challenge

Column: Looking straight at a challenge

The benefit of being able to read is that it always gives you something to carry, caress, cherish.I had decided I would treat myself one day by readin...

February 24th, 2018 |  


Column: Mail-order Fentanyl is killing Americans

Column: Mail-order Fentanyl is killing Americans

In 2016, more Americans died from drug overdoses than were killed during the entire Vietnam War. A big part of this problem is opioids, which were inv...

February 23rd, 2018 updated: February 23rd, 2018. |