Champaign Cruisers helping those in need

Champaign Cruisers helping those in need

Champaign County Community Christmas would like to extend a special thank you to the Champaign Cruisers Car Club. They generously give monetary donati...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Where we once lived …

My sister started it. Attached to the back of our house on River Road was a “room” known as the summer kitchen. The term meant little to m...

November 12th, 2017 |  


Protecting Ohio Seniors from rising healthcare cost

Protecting Ohio Seniors from rising healthcare cost

Ohio seniors’ medical costs are too high – and unless Congress acts now, they’ll face a tax hike next year on top of that.Even with ...

November 6th, 2017 |  


Having faith in each other

During the recent wave of natural disasters, we tracked storms, compared earthquake magnitudes, watched the fiery destruction of houses and acreage. W...

November 5th, 2017 |  


Sharpen management skills through Farm Management School

Managing your farm business is always important but the difference in just doing it and doing it well can be big during challenging times. When commod...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


First Amendment law would protect survivors

First Amendment law would protect survivors

Immediately following a report by the New York Times that he allegedly sexually assaulted numerous women throughout his career, Harvey Weinstein threa...

November 1st, 2017 |  


If you want to change things

If you want to change things

One of the gifts of living in a representative democracy is that voting is only one of the rights it confers. For ordinary people who want to make cha...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Blocking foreign investors from hurting Ohio jobs

Blocking foreign investors from hurting Ohio jobs

Foreign investments should lead to good-paying jobs in Chillicothe and Chardon – not huge payouts for the Chinese government.That’s why I ...

October 30th, 2017 |  


A bits-and-pieces kind of week

Lately my mind has been lurching from one unrelated topic to another, thoughts flashing across my brain for a nanosecond before completely disappearin...

October 29th, 2017 |  


Nibbling away at the Affordable Care Act

As annual enrollment for Obamacare insurance approaches on November 1, the law itself and the people who have come to depend on it for health coverage...

October 27th, 2017 |