Editorial: Don’t forsake importance of cursive writing

Editorial: Don’t forsake importance of cursive writing

In a few years, parents won’t have to worry about how to keep secrets from their children.They will be able to write it in cursive, drawing puzz...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Stopping deadly opioids at the border

Stopping deadly opioids at the border

The opioid addiction epidemic takes far too many lives and destroys too many families across Ohio, and one of the biggest culprits of the deadly overd...

April 10th, 2017 |  


Women in leadership is a story worth telling

Women in leadership is a story worth telling

I had been a professional reporter for about three weeks before I experienced subtle sexism for the first time in my journalism career.“Are you ...

April 10th, 2017 updated: April 10th, 2017. |  


New rules require calorie postings in restaurant menus

New rules require calorie postings in restaurant menus

My family likes to eat out several times a month, but I’ve heard recently that many restaurant menu items contain plenty of calories. So how can...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Special celebrations for special days

Special celebrations for special days

I wonder who first celebrated a birthday, an anniversary or some other annual “big day?” It could have been some knuckle-dragging Neandert...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Yoder’s hit the road

Yoder’s hit the road

Would you like to take a peek into our world today?It’s the day before a three-day trip to Pennsylvania where we plan, Lord willing, to attend a...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Celebrating the women in Congress

Celebrating the women in Congress

In 1916, Jeannette Rankin made history. Hailing from the state of Montana, she was the first woman ever elected to the United States Congress. Since t...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Farewell from the newsroom

Farewell from the newsroom

I moved to London more than 10 years ago, but I didn’t really get to know this community until three years ago when I accepted the job as editor...

April 6th, 2017 updated: April 6th, 2017. |  


All my friends are getting old

All my friends are getting old

Getting old seems to be a long and slow process. The longer it goes the older you get.I didn’t really think I was getting old until a few weeks ...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Our sufferings are nothing compared to his

Our sufferings are nothing compared to his

Many of us know what it is to live with pain. It is difficult for me to remember living a day where I was pain free. For the past 25 or 30 years, I ha...

April 6th, 2017 |