Graham Local Schools considering new levy

Graham Local Schools considering new levy

ST. PARIS - As we prepare to turn the calendar to 2017, I am reminded how quickly a school year can fly by. This is especially the case this year. We ...

December 13th, 2016 |  


One plant dies, another invades

One plant dies, another invades

Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) has taken its toll on ash trees across Ohio. Property owners may be facing a daunting task of high populations of ash trees in...

December 13th, 2016 |  


Boomer Blog: Sometimes less is just enough

My sister and brother-in-law stopped by recently on their way home from the flea market at the fairgrounds. She began to invoke the old truism: ONE MA...

December 12th, 2016 |  



There is still kindness in the world

I wanted to share with you something that happened to me this morning. I went through the McDonald’s drive thru and when I got to the window to ...

December 9th, 2016 |  


With alcohol, stopping at one or 2 is best

With alcohol, stopping at one or 2 is best

Question: During the holidays, I have to admit that I tend to drink more alcohol than usual. I think I could use a reality check. When you’re ou...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Boomer Blog: Stories To Tell

Sometimes there are stories that practically tell themselves, so I have decided to share a few.The first story involves a neighbor-helping-neighbor ev...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Volunteers, donors praised for helping with holiday meal

On behalf of our staff, the Board of Directors and myself, I wish to extend our deepest gratitude to (Thanksgiving Day volunteers and donors) for volu...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Healthy eating: The gift that keeps on giving

Healthy eating: The gift that keeps on giving

Question: My grandchildren are coming for an extended visit over the holidays. I’ve been concerned about some of their eating habits, but as the...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Steel yourself: ‘Tis the season for sweet treats

Steel yourself: ‘Tis the season for sweet treats

Question: I don’t usually have much of a sweet tooth, but during the holidays I tend to go overboard on cookies and other baked goods at parties...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Managing diabetes is not always easy

Managing diabetes is not always easy

Question: My husband has type 2 diabetes, and lately he has been frustrated about his blood sugar. Even though he gives himself the proper dose of ins...

November 27th, 2016 |