Increasing the monetary limit for small claims courts

Increasing the monetary limit for small claims courts

Small businesses make up a large pillar of our western Ohio economy. For that reason, I am always supportive of all proposed measures that will help o...

October 1st, 2016 |  


Sweet & Sassy: Quit ‘clowning’ around

Sweet & Sassy: Quit ‘clowning’ around

Why would anybody in this day and age try and put a scare into other people?Yes, I’m talking about the clown drama going on, not only across the...

October 1st, 2016 |  


DCCA News: Simply beautiful

DCCA News: Simply beautiful

Those seeking a place of calm serenity, a shelter from the storms of daily life can find the respite they are looking for by visiting the Anna Bier Ga...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Versailles News: All in all we’re flawed

Versailles News: All in all we’re flawed

We spend a lifetime getting to know our family, friends, co-workers and we never know everything about them, but then we never really know everything ...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Union City News: Dancing with the Stars

Union City News: Dancing with the Stars

Dancing with the Stars (with a Tribute to Our Veterans) will be Saturday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. at The Union City Community High School Cafetorium Ticket ...

September 29th, 2016 |  


The Amish Cook: Horsing around and making casserole

The Amish Cook: Horsing around and making casserole

Summertime is winding to a close and cooler days have arrived in the southern Illinois countryside we call home. Fall is here at last. Labors in the f...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Along the Garden Path: Mums vs. asters

Along the Garden Path: Mums vs. asters

Fall is here and now that the kids are back in school, the days are getting shorter; we have football games to go to.The mornings are starting to get ...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Back Around the House II: Look before you speak

Back Around the House II: Look before you speak

It was a lovely day. Bill planned to be gone until after 3 p.m., helping Joe put siding on his home. I had lots of work I could do.So I called my frie...

September 28th, 2016 |  


On Neff Road: The smell of fall

On Neff Road: The smell of fall

Fall. The morning air is fresher, crisper somehow. Leaves are turning (very slowly here) and pear and apple trees are just about finished for the seas...

September 28th, 2016 updated: September 28th, 2016. |  


Virtue and Mischief: Roadkill and moral equations

Virtue and Mischief: Roadkill and moral equations

Krista and I drove home from a church-related function last week when something unexpected occurred. It was around 9 p.m. It was dark and balmy.We wer...

September 27th, 2016 |