Spring cleaning should include fridge and pantry

Spring cleaning should include fridge and pantry

Question: I’ve noticed that sometimes my refrigerator has a stale odor. How can I determine what’s causing the smell and, most importantly...

April 16th, 2018 |  


Vote yes for Graham schools

Graham Schools are on the ballot. There is no plausible reason for any selection except yes! No harder working group of educators, students,staff, adm...

April 15th, 2018 |  


The roots and wings of every generation

I knew Grandpa Scott as my dad’s dad, who always had farm animals in the back of his truck. He hauled cows and pigs between farmyards and livest...

April 15th, 2018 |  



St. Paris mayor supports Bean

I encourage all Republican voters to consider Audra Bean for Champaign County Commissioner. She is a bright, qualified candidate who is passionate abo...

April 15th, 2018 |  


FDA recalls kratom due to Salmonella fears

FDA recalls kratom due to Salmonella fears

Question: I just heard that the FDA recalled something called kratom, but I’m not sure what it is. Is it some kind of food, and why has it been ...

April 11th, 2018 |  


Rep. Vitale introduces ‘Stand Your Ground’ legislation

Rep. Vitale introduces ‘Stand Your Ground’ legislation

A line has been drawn in the political sand. Democrats want more gun control and even to confiscate our guns. Republicans have traditionally supported...

April 10th, 2018 |  


Stay active, engaged while aging

Engage at any age. I wondered what does that mean? Then I thought, gee, I’m old but I’m not dead and I’m having lots of fun. It̵...

April 10th, 2018 |  


Opportunity knocks for Ohio students

Ohio parents, regardless of their income or where they live, are best-suited to decide where their children should go to school. At the same time, the...

April 8th, 2018 |  


Nestbuilding of a different kind

In starts and stops, spring is gradually settling over the area. And as surely as bright flowers of the season free themselves from their underground ...

April 8th, 2018 |  


Voter supports Bean

I’ve decided to vote for candidate Audra Bean for Champaign County Commissioner on May 8 in the upcoming Republican Primary election and hope yo...

April 8th, 2018 |