Knowing God will expel dangers within one’s heart

Knowing God will expel dangers within one’s heart

Of the many dangers in the world, there are many that lurk within our own hearts.Wily and deadly, these “creatures” dwell inside us, dorma...

March 31st, 2016 |  


The sticky sound I can’t shake

The sticky sound I can’t shake

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column. A spring storm rumbles across the sky, but behind the dark clouds and thunder-claps, a vastn...

March 28th, 2016 updated: March 29th, 2016. |  


Cap Hatfield led an interesting life

Cap Hatfield led an interesting life

Some of the most renowned residents ever in Logan County, W.Va., have never really left.In fact, though their spirit’s may have long ago vanishe...

March 25th, 2016 |  



The last woman to leave the cross

The last woman to leave the cross

I am angry to this day at my council colleagues for calling that meeting so hastily in the middle of the night.Nicodemus somehow learned about the pla...

March 24th, 2016 |  


To know God is to know peace

To know God is to know peace

A friend of mine referred an expression to me that he felt was “great” and “worth passing on”, although neither of us is certa...

March 24th, 2016 |  


The case of the empty tomb

The case of the empty tomb

Do you like mystery stories? When I was a kid, I loved to read mystery books.My favorite were Nancy Drew books. My friends and I would collect them an...

March 24th, 2016 |  


What man sees are only appearances

What man sees are only appearances

Jesus taught his followers, “Do not judge according to appearances, but judge with a righteous judgment.” (John 7:24)In our previous artic...

March 24th, 2016 |  


Protecting Ohioans’ paychecks from wage theft

Protecting Ohioans’ paychecks from wage theft

American workers know they’re working more than ever before, for less pay. They don’t think they can get by — much less get ahead &#...

March 22nd, 2016 |  


Things you should know about firearms in Ohio

Things you should know about firearms in Ohio

Am. Sub. H.B. 234, effective March 2015, changed a number of Ohio firearms laws. It reduced initial concealed handgun license (CHL) training from 12 t...

March 21st, 2016 |  


Salty pie and laughter are no mistake

Salty pie and laughter are no mistake

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.Two thousand dollars! That’s what the clerk at the bank’s drive-through window h...

March 21st, 2016 |