Versailles News: Social media is anti-social

Human beings are social beings. We were made for one another and we were made to help one another. Explorers, scientists, philosophers, artists, farme...

March 24th, 2017 |  


DCCA News: Casually celebrating power of music

The casually communal coffeehouses of the 1960s and 1970s showcased thoughtful ideas and ideals in addition to music and poetry; Scott Ainslee adheres...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Connecting students with jobs

Connecting students with jobs

There are more than 100,000 jobs available in Ohio right now. And yet there are more than 280,000 Ohioans who are out of work. One important reason is...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


St. Mary’s News: School testing complete

St. Mary’s News: School testing complete

I am one happy woman. As of today all my students have completed their IOWA and CogAt tests. Most of the school-wide testing was during the second wee...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Caring for those who care for our veterans

Caring for those who care for our veterans

One of my most sacred jobs as your senator is standing up for the men and women who served our country in uniform, and the loved ones who support them...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


The Amish Cook: Fire destroys Amish home near Gloria

The Amish Cook: Fire destroys Amish home near Gloria

Yesterday was one of those days that leave a person absolutely weary and exhausted.It all began a little after 5 a.m. I was sound asleep when I receiv...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


BCI brings Science to Ohio’s Elementary schools

BCI brings Science to Ohio’s Elementary schools

Through the BCI (Bureau of Criminal Investigation) Science School, fourth graders across Ohio are learning some of the behind-the-scenes skills used t...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Back Around the House II: Learning to like spectator sports

Back Around the House II: Learning to like spectator sports

As folks who know me are well aware, I am not a real sports fan. In fact, I’m not even particularly enthusiastic about sports unless one of my g...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


On Neff Road: I am a visitor

On Neff Road: I am a visitor

At only 3 years old, she could capture a heart and hold it forever. A sweet little thing with a winning smile and a connection to the earth and its cr...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


New Madison News: Activities dispel boredom

New Madison News: Activities dispel boredom

Boredom is not unusual this time of year. Despite having many days when ‘getting out’ was possible, the doldrums seem to prevail in March....

March 21st, 2017 |