Helping homeless kids find shelter

Helping homeless kids find shelter

Homelessness is dangerous, especially for kids. They are more vulnerable to become victims of crime; they’re more vulnerable to disease, and the...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

I’ll begin this week’s column with a thank you note after a big successful event a few weeks ago. The Fields of Grace Worship Center would...

April 21st, 2017 |  


An attitude of gratitude

An attitude of gratitude

“In ordinary life, we hardly realize that we receive a great deal more than we give, and that it is only with gratitude that life becomes rich.&...

April 21st, 2017 |  


The games children play still matter

The games children play still matter

Way back when I was at the beginning of my journalism career — more than 20 years ago when I was writing for my college newspaper — I had ...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Hard work gives hope to Haiti

Hard work gives hope to Haiti

On behalf of the Hope for Haitians committee, we thank Sharon Semanie and the Piqua Rotary Club and the Piqua area donors for their heartfelt gifts of...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Another Korean War?

Another Korean War?

From 1950 to 1953, they were shipped to a part of the world where most had never been. And they were expected to engage North Koreans in combat, send ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Going out on a limb for trees

I think that I shall never see …Most of you reading this probably can recite the next line of Joyce Kilmer’s famous poem. If you’re ...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Modernizing Ohio’s child support guidelines

Modernizing Ohio’s child support guidelines

As a parent myself, as well as the chairman of the Ohio Commission on Fatherhood, I know firsthand that all children deserve the best possible quality...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Making sense of scents

Making sense of scents

Pardon my asking, but do you have a scent? Scent as in perfume. Because a lot of people do. So you can understand the gist of my question.We live on t...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Newton Local SchoolsPLEASANT HILL — Newton School has named honor students for the third grading period of the 2016-17 school year.PrincipalR...

April 11th, 2017 |