Concert, contest with a little basketball game on the side

Concert, contest with a little basketball game on the side

All I really wanted to do was see a basketball game.The last time I went to a professional basketball game I was in high school , which is about three...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Trump’s inauguration: Ugly American rancor

Trump’s inauguration: Ugly American rancor

By the time you read this column, the inauguration may be over. Like it not, Donald Trump is your president. Even if you claim he is not your presiden...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Area briefs

Y offers youth volleyball MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County YMCA is taking registrations for youth volleyball programs at the Piqua and Robinson b...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Where there’s a will there’s a bill

Where there’s a will there’s a bill

My two years of Latin have served me well. Three years of Japanese lessons taught me many things, one of which is a person needs more than three years...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Broken resolutions, life lessons for 2017

Broken resolutions, life lessons for 2017

The holidays are over, and life is back to normal. For those of you who made New Year’s resolutions, maybe you’ve already broken some of t...

January 15th, 2017 |  


John Henry and his hammer

John Henry and his hammer

If you are a fan of American folklore, then you must know the story of the mighty John Henry and his hammer. Whether legend or factual history, the st...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Editorial roundup

The Columbus Dispatch, Jan. 9When he becomes president later this month, does Donald Trump plan to spend most of his timing reviewing and overruling t...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Setting the bar low this new year

Setting the bar low this new year

Well folks, we are two weeks into the New Year.How are those resolutions turning out so far?From the crowded gym parking lots, it looks like everybody...

January 13th, 2017 |  


CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

Happy New Year, fellow Covingtonians! With this as my first column of 2017, I would like to wish a blessed, prosperous, and happy new year to all the ...

January 13th, 2017 updated: January 13th, 2017. |  


Increasing smalltown quality of life

Increasing smalltown quality of life

It seems like every week there is a new report about the quality of life in Ohio’s small cities; unfortunately, the news never seems to get bett...

January 13th, 2017 |