Daily Call- RSS OPINION Feed http://dailycall.com/section/OPINION http://dailycall.com/section/OPINION Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:23:02 EST 1800 Welcome to another Armageddon-sounding Ohio season http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150612002/Welcome-to-another-Armageddon-sounding-Ohio-season It is November in Ohio. I have lived my whole life in Ohio, and I can say that every November the same thing happens. It gets colder. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:00:08 EST Over the past year http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150602595/Over-the-past-year Over the past year, I have often tried to keep this column pretty much standard fare, current events, cultural shifts and other topics that I found needed a platform to get a larger audience. A few times, I have strayed into issues that were a bit... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:53:04 EST Keeping It Real http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150613946/Keeping-It-Real By Holly McElwee Thu, 20 Nov 2014 22:49:21 EST Drug testing for food stamps http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150598514/Drug-testing-for-food-stamps Thanksgiving is an occasion when we gather with our families for festive meals. It's also a time when many of us donate to help the less fortunate celebrate with their families. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:27:15 EST The answer is so obvious http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150598386/-The-answer-is-so-obvious In a recent development aimed at solving one of the great mysteries of education (just kidding), Gov. Kasich and the General Assembly have asked State Superintendent Richard Ross to submit a report by Jan. 15, 2015, on the amount of testing done in... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:27:12 EST Editorial Roundup http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150598677/Editorial-Roundup Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States:• Seattle Times on the FBI: Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:27:11 EST Who is the enemy? http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150579591/Who-is-the-enemy On Nov. 10, my students at Edison Community College and I attended a seminar conducted by the Dayton Literary Peace Prize Winner for Non-Fiction, Karima Bennoune, for her 2013 book entitled, “Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here: Untold Stories from... Tue, 18 Nov 2014 22:29:11 EST To Tweet and to Text http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150585083/To-Tweet-and-to-Text Pat Best was a former columnist for the PDC and wrote many interesting stories about living in Piqua, titled “Comings and Goings.” I was very envious of Pat because wherever she moved, she always had humming birds that found... Tue, 18 Nov 2014 22:28:16 EST Thanks to voters for passing levy http://dailycall.com/news/letters/150584854/Thanks-to-voters-for-passing-levy To the Editor: Tue, 18 Nov 2014 22:28:13 EST Possession of crack cocaine http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150579889/Possession-of-crack-cocaine In 2011, the Ohio legislature passed H.B. 86, which amended the existing law relative to the possession of crack cocaine. The amended law took effect Sept. 30, 2011. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 22:28:10 EST Calling Around Covington http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150542964/Calling-Around-Covington Well, the sleigh rides are over and Santa has gone back to the North Pole. But don't worry children, Christmas is not over! However, Covington's 23rd annual Candlelight Christmas Open House is in the history books after another successful... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:19:17 EST The language on execution drugs http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150541518/The-language-on-execution-drugs The State of Ohio botched its last execution. The convicted killer struggled for nearly 25 minutes before finally succumbing. Officials attributed it to the difficulty in obtaining the drug “cocktail” needed – drugs that apparently... Sat, 15 Nov 2014 11:55:27 EST Editorial Roundup http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150543478/Editorial-Roundup Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States:• Seattle Times on the FBI: Sat, 15 Nov 2014 11:55:30 EST You get another chance http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150513526/You-get-another-chance Saturday, Oct. 25, was Make A Difference Day. You were supposed to have created or joined a volunteer project to change the lives of others and thereby made a difference. For over 20 years, millions of people across the country have joined together on... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 11:19:11 EST Fighting for our veterans http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150513333/Fighting-for-our-veterans Every Nov. 11, we rightly honor the men and women who have fought to keep us safe and free. We need to do a better job of fighting for them, both while they are in the service and when they join the ranks of our veterans. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 11:12:10 EST (No heading) http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150533080/ The (Canton) Repository, Nov. 8 Fri, 14 Nov 2014 09:33:09 EST You get what you pay for http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150508458/You-get-what-you-pay-for Once again, we find that the saying “money talks” is true. And in America's elections, money talks with a grim purpose. We all should know by now that it doesn't speak for us Thu, 13 Nov 2014 21:25:08 EST Honoring Ohio’s veterans http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150512143/Honoring-Ohios-veterans On Veterans Day, we pause to remember those who have fought to preserve the rights we hold dear. This year marks the 60th observance of Veterans Day and the 95th anniversary of Armistice Day, which commemorates the end of the First World War. While... Wed, 12 Nov 2014 23:07:11 EST O’Brien thanks voters http://dailycall.com/news/letters/150482089/OBrien-thanks-voters To the Editor: Wed, 12 Nov 2014 13:40:06 EST Honor veterans every day http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150495749/Honor-veterans-every-day Editor's Note: Rep. John Boehner submitted the following column on Tuesday, Nov. 11, in honor of Veterans Day. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 09:36:29 EST