Are you under the lion’s paw?

Are you under the lion’s paw?

How does it feel to be under the lion’s paw? Are you feeling frightened, depressed, angry, powerless, hopeless? Many of us are experiencing thos...

March 18th, 2020 updated: March 18th, 2020. |  


World turns at God’s pleasure

World turns at God’s pleasure

I am always amazed at how suspicious we humans become in the face of, well, everything that comes along. Let’s examine.Communist infiltration in...

March 17th, 2020 |  


Humanity trumps money, sports

Humanity trumps money, sports

It is easy, on first reflection, to think that Governor Mike DeWine’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic was an overreaction. Especially when you...

March 14th, 2020 |  



David Trinko: What to do if you can’t shake hands

David Trinko: What to do if you can’t shake hands

Before a Thursday meeting at the newspaper with several elected officials, I walked over to greet our guests.I froze.“So, what do we do now?R...

March 14th, 2020 |  


In other words, ask

In other words, ask

At this point in time, Terry and I have nine grandbabies. My interaction with them reveals that most of them do not pay much attention to me when they...

March 12th, 2020 |  


Women’s History Month: How many can you name?

Women’s History Month: How many can you name?

My question in the title refers to famous American women, women who’ve made an important difference in our country as we continue to celebrate W...

March 10th, 2020 |  


Deer urine on aisle five

Deer urine on aisle five

It appears our lives revolve around four things. Eating, shopping, working and sleeping.In recent years I began noticing that when we begin planning a...

March 10th, 2020 |  


From the bookshelf: Take a hike!

From the bookshelf: Take a hike!

With a hint of spring-like weather in the air, we anticipate spending more time in the great outdoors as we look forward to breathing fresh air and fe...

March 7th, 2020 |  


Lessons from a shopping cart

Lessons from a shopping cart

The next time you shop at Aldi, you might get something unexpected: Positive human interaction with strangers.If you haven’t shopped at the groc...

March 7th, 2020 |  


Nurse Ratchet cracked down on me, again

Nurse Ratchet cracked down on me, again

The list of foods I can no longer eat has reached a critical point these days for me. Recently, foods high in potassium are causing serious side-affec...

March 5th, 2020 updated: March 5th, 2020. |