Davidson’s stance on contraception worrisome

To the Editor:On Sept. 20, I participated in the Republican Women’s Club townhall with Congressman Warren Davidson held at Springfield City Hall...

October 11th, 2017 |  


President shouldn’t lecture on patriotism

To the Editor:Donald Trump and Mike Pence show profound ignorance and hypocrisy when it comes to commenting on disrespecting the Flag and Anthem. In a...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Hospital visits offer lesson in patience

Hospital visits offer lesson in patience

Last month, I had a day that started and ended in hospitals…two different hospitals, in two different counties, by the side of two different fam...

October 4th, 2017 |  


No channel surfing here

No channel surfing here

Last night, an advertisement was on television several times during the few hours we were watching. This particular commercial was for a device that a...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Frightful reads for Halloween

As the days grow shorter and nights get colder, people begin to usher in the winter season. They gather around bonfires, start bobbing for apples, wea...

October 4th, 2017 |  


A tradition lives on

A tradition lives on

The first time I heard the word “Chautauqua” was in the 1990’s. At that time, I was involved in transcribing some pen and ink journa...

September 28th, 2017 |  


BWC rebates can produce better future

BWC rebates can produce better future

As a state representative and someone who has paid insurance bills for many years, I know just how much insurance can give a person peace of mind, whe...

September 27th, 2017 |  


Annual fundraiser to help Hospice

To the Editor:On Saturday Aug.19, Cruizer’s Bar and Grill in Russia OH hosted its Seventh Annual Car Show to benefit Hospice of Miami County. Su...

September 23rd, 2017 |  


Time to embrace the holiday season

Time to embrace the holiday season

Most of my friends know that Sept. 15 is a landmark day for me. It heralds the pending arrival of an important holiday in my life — Christmas. A...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Shop until you drop

Shop until you drop

A couple of weeks ago, we went to Nashville, Ind., for a couple of days. I had heard about Brown County and the wonderful shopping there for a long ti...

September 14th, 2017 |