Time to get your green thumb on

Time to get your green thumb on

I am sure there has been lots of garden and yard work going on this year already with all the nice mild weather we have had.May is finally arriving an...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Prioritizing Ohio’s greatest needs

Prioritizing Ohio’s greatest needs

The process of crafting the state operating budget is one that takes much deliberation, balancing the needs and priorities of all Ohioans. Per the Ohi...

April 28th, 2017 updated: April 28th, 2017. |  


Best ideas come from Ohio

Best ideas come from Ohio

One of my most important jobs as your senator is listening to the Ohioans I represent.I’ve spent the past several weeks hosting roundtables acro...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Christ: A crutch for the weak?

Christ: A crutch for the weak?

At first glance, Rolf Klasson, a gray-haired Swede who hobbles around on his walker, looked like an easy target. At least that’s what two would-...

April 27th, 2017 |  


The unwritten story, still writing

The unwritten story, still writing

“And there are also many other things which Jesus did, which if they were written in detail, I suppose that even the world itself would not cont...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Agreeing on healthcare … mostly

Randy Riley has a great deal of experience and knowledge about the health care system in the United States and I agree with virtually all of it. I did...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Stuckert watches out for Wilmington

Unfortunately, previous city council members decided that the policy of “borrowing from Peter to pay Paul” was not only the correct way to...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Help keep letter carriers safe

In April, the United States Postal Service promoted National Dog Bite Prevention Week. I am writing to ask our customers to extend their efforts and h...

April 26th, 2017 updated: April 26th, 2017. |  


Vote yes for Blan parks

Twenty years ago when we moved to Blanchester, I was not the type of person to “get involved” in anything other than my kids’ school...

April 26th, 2017 updated: April 26th, 2017. |  


Heroes and the Honor Flight

Heroes and the Honor Flight

Wilmer McLean took a break every day from his thriving grocery business and walked across the brown floorboards of his store, outside to a large, red ...

April 25th, 2017 |