Time to ask: Is it spring yet?

Time to ask: Is it spring yet?

One week of cold, snowy weather and I am already thinking about spring.One event that can get us in spring spirit is the annual Clinton County Soil an...

January 6th, 2017 |  


Obama showed grit on UN vote

Grit may be defined as, “perseverance and passion for long term goals” and I would argue that President Obama’s recent decision to l...

January 5th, 2017 |  


Farewell after 26 years on court

Farewell after 26 years on court

Editor’s Note: This is Justice Paul Pfeifer’s last column from his position at the Supreme Court of Ohio. He retired at the end of 2016.On...

January 4th, 2017 |  


Thanks from Lions Candy Store

On behalf of the entire Lions Candy Store, we would like thank the citizens of Clinton County and surrounding counties for helping make this one of th...

January 4th, 2017 |  


Take a cup of kindness yet

Take a cup of kindness yet

The hands on the big grandfather clock approached midnight in our living room as Brenda and I tipped our glasses, and listened to the melodic chimes s...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


New year is a blank canvas

New year is a blank canvas

The beginning of a new year should be viewed as an opportunity for a fresh beginning.Each new year brings an opportunity to complete projects that may...

January 2nd, 2017 |  


A #BetterWay of health care

A #BetterWay of health care

For far too many Americans, the simple mention of “health care” causes stress. Daunting medical bills and complex bureaucratic systems tha...

January 2nd, 2017 |  


Finding joy in a forgettable year

Finding joy in a forgettable year

Good riddance, 2016. Don’t let the door hit you on the way out.I think most of us can agree, 2016 will go down in history as one of the worst ev...

December 30th, 2016 |  


Door closes, another opens

Door closes, another opens

It is hard for me to believe, but another year has already passed. The end of 2016 marks more than just the end of a year for me, however — it a...

December 30th, 2016 |  


Strategies for a profitable ‘17

Strategies for a profitable ‘17

Happy New Year! I hope all of you have had a wonderful holiday season.Are you one to make a New Year’s Resolution? Is it to lose weight, be nice...

December 30th, 2016 |