Springfield poised to become a pioneer in drone technology

Springfield poised to become a pioneer in drone technology

Governor John Kasich’s state transportation budget is full of innovations and investments in technology that will improve how people and goods m...

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


Kitchen fixes and cherry pie

Kitchen fixes and cherry pie

Sometimes food — what we like and what we don’t, what to serve when company comes to dinner, the old versus the new ways of doing things &...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Media criticism of Conway reveals a double standard

CNN has grave concerns about White House senior adviser Kellyanne Conway’s credibility and even refused to have her on its Sunday show recently,...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Daniel and Gloria sling Cupid’s arrows

Daniel and Gloria sling Cupid’s arrows

Gloria: What goes through your mind when you think of Valentine’s Day? Love? Joy? Sadness? For us it is a special day celebrating love, although...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Their view

Many conservatives who once found Donald Trump unpalatable have come around to accept him. Most famously, Mitt Romney once excoriated Trump as dishone...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Betsy DeVos teaches the value of ignorance

“Government really sucks.” This belief, expressed by the just-confirmed education secretary, Betsy DeVos, in a 2015 speech to educators, m...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Where are you?

Where are you?

When Beth and I were raising our four boys, there were many times we would need to call out to them to see where they were and what they were doing. T...

February 9th, 2017 |  


I’m not a coffeeholic or am I?

I’m not a coffeeholic or am I?

Nothing smells better in the morning than a fresh pot of coffee in the kitchen. The Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage has it set so that at a certain...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Betsy DeVos teaches the value of ignorance

“Government really sucks.” This belief, expressed by the just-confirmed education secretary, Betsy DeVos, in a 2015 speech to educators, m...

February 9th, 2017 |  


100 years ago with Charlie Miller

100 years ago with Charlie Miller

Feb. 9, 1917Madison County Democrat — Miss Etta Solomon (Chenos) of Springfield, was home the first of the week with her mother, Mrs. Hannah Sol...

February 8th, 2017 |