Life’s Lessons

Well, I did it again! After I ruined the appearance of a pretty little sauce pan I liked so much and used a lot, I vowed it would not happen again. Bu...

February 21st, 2019 |  


Have Quiring speak to community

I am a Delta resident, a York Township trustee, and a teacher at Pike-Delta-York. After reading your article about NatureFresh’s (R-3 Residentia...

February 19th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

This morning’s ice storm reminds me of one when I was a teenager.We lived and worked at the county home in Ottokee. It was routine for ”th...

February 14th, 2019 |  



Life’s Lessons

Until my family moved to the county home where our parents became superintendent and matron, we lived on a 40-acre farm on North 20 east of Oakshade. ...

January 31st, 2019 |  


Love your neighbor as yourself

When I bought my home three years ago this spring, I had no idea who my next door neighbors were. Just by looking around, I knew the people on one sid...

January 26th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

The invitation to spend four, and possibly more, two-day time periods working in a mission field within a short drive from home went out to people alr...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Protecting Ohio business owners

Protecting Ohio business owners

We hear a lot about the importance of protecting consumers from shady lenders, but many people may not realize small businesses often fall victim to t...

January 10th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

With the sale of the beloved Sacred Heart Home, an Oregon, Ohio, nursing home Kelly and I have visited regularly, spirits of residents, employees, and...

January 9th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

We have been volunteers and casual friends at the same institution for about five years. We were the kind of friends you relate to, visit with on a ve...

January 4th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

With Christmas past, the celebration of the old and new years lies on our doorstep.I think it most difficult to end the year without mentally taking i...

December 27th, 2018 |