Run out of spiritual gas? Consult your Bible

From the time I started driving, it was a given – check the gas gauge the first thing when you get in the car.I remember my oldest brother, wise...

May 28th, 2020 |  


Helping Ohioans pay their rent

Helping Ohioans pay their rent

Before this crisis, a quarter of renters spent more than half of their incomes on housing, often putting them one emergency away from impossible choic...

May 22nd, 2020 |  


How Danica’s letter totally brightened a day

Though, from this vantage point, it’s difficult, if we keep looking for the good to come out of this pandemic, I do believe we will find some. L...

May 21st, 2020 |  



Opinion column: Health system strained; addiction crisis remains

Opinion column: Health system strained; addiction crisis remains

As the coronavirus pandemic has gripped the world, it seems as though every aspect of life before this crisis has been put on hold. Schools are closed...

May 16th, 2020 |  


Trying to put money in Ohioans’ pockets

Trying to put money in Ohioans’ pockets

It’s clear what a toll this pandemic is taking on Ohioans’ paychecks and family budgets. Even as we work to get our economy moving again a...

May 15th, 2020 |  


Kudos to Wauseon school staff

As a retired high school teacher, principal, and superintendent, I know how important graduation is to high school seniors. With the closing of school...

May 15th, 2020 |  


Trying to get with the program in a world of change

Life just keeps changing! Just when I think I’ve finally followed the advice of others and “gotten with the program,” the program ch...

May 14th, 2020 |  


Ohio communities deserve assistance

Ohio communities deserve assistance

We know how hard this crisis is hitting our cities and counties. They need robust, flexible funding to keep serving Ohioans and avoid cutting jobs and...

May 9th, 2020 |  


A mother’s love transcends any other in the world

I’ve probably told you all of my Mother’s Day stories before this. The other day while cleaning in my “office,” I ran across t...

May 8th, 2020 |  


Oh, the trials and tribulations of strawberry shortcake

When I lived in Kentucky, Mother’s Day was one of the special days I set aside for a trip home. It was also early in the shipped-in strawberry s...

April 30th, 2020 |