Jay Ambrose: Not the usual Trump speech

Jay Ambrose: Not the usual Trump speech

It was dark, dark, oh so dark. That’s what numerous media commentators said about Donald Trump’s speech at the end of the Cleveland conven...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Plan to travel out of country? it’s time to get a passport

Plan to travel out of country? it’s time to get a passport

Every year, millions of Americans travel overseas for work or family vacations. Those with plans to travel outside of our borders for the first time w...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Try strawberry soup for an easy supper

Try strawberry soup for an easy supper

I love being a mother. There’s nothing in the entire world I’d rather do than be a wife to my beloved husband Daniel and be called mother ...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Memories of camping and Bob Evans Farm

Memories of camping and Bob Evans Farm

The Girl Scout troop I led when my oldest child was in elementary school and a year into middle school was all about camping. They knew much more abou...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Sewage repairs funds are available

Sewage repairs funds are available

The Madison County-London City Health District has funding available to repair or replace existing household sewage treatment systems (septic tanks, a...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Better late than never

Better late than never

Did you know there are several meanings to being “on time?” There are! To be on time means to be somewhere at a designated time. That is, ...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |  


Living day by day and appreciating it more and more

Living day by day and appreciating it more and more

As I opened the curtains this morning (July 19) I could see fog disappearing in the field in front of me. That was a strange sight for the middle of J...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Jim Krumel: As Mayberry goes, so goes America

Jim Krumel: As Mayberry goes, so goes America

You don’t have to look further than Mayberry to find a bellwether city this election year.That’s right. The fictional TV home where Sherif...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Connecting youth, state government

Connecting youth, state government

This past April, the Ohio Statehouse was host to the 65th Ohio Youth Leadership Association (YLA) Youth in Government Conference. As a co-chair of the...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


Help on the way against addiction

Help on the way against addiction

About once a month, I have a teletownhall — a big conference call with tens of thousands of people from across our state to take their questions...

July 18th, 2016 updated: July 18th, 2016. |