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It’s time to cast vote in primary election

March 6, 2016 In just a little more than a week, Ohio will hold its primary election. more »»

Love from above, happiness from within

March 6, 2016 Well, it’s almost spring and I love this season for several reasons. more »»

Positive developments abound in area

February 28, 2016 National news reports are filled with the language of doom and gloom, but from my perspective this is a promising time for our local are. more »»

Judicial branch now acts like legislature

February 28, 2016 America lost a stalwart advocate for our “rule of law” system with the recent passing of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, and we now face a tremendous challenge to maintain balance on the cour. more »»

County working hard to address changes

February 28, 2016 “Accomplishments will prove to be a journey, not a destination. more »»

Putting a hold on president’s court nomination

February 24, 2016 Few people in modern history have fulfilled their oath to “preserve, protect and defend the Constitution” more than the late Justice Antonin Scalia. more »»

Trump, destroyer of the modern-day political system

February 24, 2016 Donald Trump is running riot in the GOP china shop and gleefully tearing the place u. more »»

AP poll: Social Security, jobs top economic concerns

February 24, 2016 WASHINGTON — Finally, something that polarized Americans can agree on. more »»

Meeting journalists and awaiting spring

February 21, 2016 The Ohio Newspaper Association held its annual convention in Columbus this week, and I was fortunate to be able to attend. more »»

Let’s leave anger and revenge in the past

February 21, 2016 What’s your “boiling point?” If you’re in the age bracket of 10-25, your anger susceptibility is at its lowest; if you’re 40-60, your rage capacity is highest; if you’re above 60, your disposition... more »»

A true national tragedy; and now, the choices

February 18, 2016 Amid the petty bickering, loud rhetoric and sordid attack ads in this year’s primary election campaigns, the death of a giant — Justice Antonin Scalia — suddenly overshadows all of that. more »»

Eyewitness testimony: The eyes can be deceiving

February 18, 2016 How many times have you heard someone say, “Believe me; I know it’s true. more »»

Seeking Cruz’s friends in Washington? Check the House

February 18, 2016 WASHINGTON — Sen. Ted Cruz’s rivals like to say he doesn’t have any friends in Washington. That’s not true. more »»

Does love make you feel like leaping?

February 14, 2016 Well, we only have approximately 40 days until spring! I can’t complain — it has been a rather mild winter so far. more »»

Is pain at the pumps a thing of the past?

February 14, 2016 I feel like a kid again. One of my favorite pastimes with my high school friends was exploring Belmont County — all of Belmont Count. more »»

Battling cabin fever by enjoying local events

February 7, 2016 This is not my favorite time of year. I miss the green leaves on the trees and the smell of fresh-cut grass. more »»

Little-known history lesson is important one

January 31, 2016 As a young student in the Union Local School District, I was fortunate to have many excellent teachers. more »»

Ohio Valley fortunate not to be blasted by storm

January 24, 2016 “Snowmageddon 2016” turned out not to be such a big deal for our local area. more »»

A new year comes with new opportunities

January 24, 2016 When asked about the pending new year on a New Year’s Eve, our hometown hero, Brad Paisley, remarked, “Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365-page book. Write a good one. more »»

Meeting people who make a difference

January 17, 2016 I got to spend some time with one of my favorite people this week. On?Friday afternoon, I met John Mattox to talk about some of his plans for the future of the Underground Railroad Museu. more »»



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