Life’s Lessons

Probably, it’s about time for an update on Kelly. She is 10 years old now, not a puppy by any stretch of the imagination, and she is feeling the...

March 2nd, 2019 |  


Local barn sought for project

I’ll be traveling through your county – Fulton – in late April and I’d like to find an old barn, built before 1930 and ideally...

February 21st, 2019 |  


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 |