Public service career opportunity

Public service career opportunity

It’s that time of the year again — the application period for the Legislative Service Commission Fellowship is open. The LSC Fellowship is...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Consider these small-farm events

Consider these small-farm events

Many of you know that I coordinate Small Farm Programs throughout Ohio. Since 2005, we at Ohio State have tried addressing producer needs for small fa...

January 20th, 2017 |  


For many, today’s a great day

For many, today’s a great day

It’s time to get over it and get on with it.With the inauguration of Donald Trump at hand as the 45th president of the United States, I am awe-s...

January 19th, 2017 |  


A president for all (?)

Donald J. Trump defied all conventional wisdom — in November he was elected, and today he will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United S...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Into the presence of the King

Into the presence of the King

The other evening, we had our first small group meeting in our new home. There were people from all walks of life and from many different places. We h...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Tomatoes, patience and endurance

Why do things have to take so long?Take seeds, for example. They take so long to grow. Suppose I am craving a tomato, and I plant a tomato seed. By th...

January 19th, 2017 |  


People have spoken on fluoridation

I was disappointed to see that in the recent article “Council OKs budget, moves forward on fluoridation” that Councilman Lonnie Stuckert c...

January 18th, 2017 |  


When Facebook takes control

When Facebook takes control

My personal Facebook page barely exists. I do virtually nothing on it. However, that doesn’t stop Facebook from sending messages about me. Such ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


J.R. Buchanan: Tracker, ranger

J.R. Buchanan: Tracker, ranger

As I write this story, today is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. While thinking about this great leader, it brought an unusual memory to mind from years a...

January 17th, 2017 updated: January 17th, 2017. |  


Comparing health care systems

One night last week our household received a phone call from Rep. Stivers’ office indicating he was talking with those who responded to his rand...

January 17th, 2017 |