Parents encouraged to obtain state IDs for kids

COLUMBUS — National Missing Children’s Day was May 25, and the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) wants to remind …

May 31st, 2016 |  

Thanking lifetime members, remembering McKnight

After the completion of the Preble County Art Association’s building in 1985, the Board of Trustees wanted to honor the …

May 31st, 2016 |  

Blue Star Moms ready to help

For all the Military Moms and Dads: “The Silent Soldier” I wear no uniform, no blues or greens. But I …

May 31st, 2016 |  

Stopping the spread of the Zika virus

You have probably heard that the Zika virus is spread by mosquitoes. Public health officials say it is spreading rapidly, …

May 31st, 2016 |  

Extra work should equal xxtra pay

Right now, American workers know they’re working more than ever before and for less pay. Since the 1970s, middle class …

May 25th, 2016 |  

38 million expected to travel over the holiday weekend

DAYTON — AAA projects more than 38 million Americans will travel this Memorial Day weekend, almost 90 percent of them …

May 25th, 2016 |  

Honoring Our Veterans with the Benefits They Deserve

Melissa Twine’s husband, Captain Philip Twine, was a logistics officer in the Air Forced when he was killed in the …

May 20th, 2016 |  

Controlling College Costs

Holding roundtables across our state is one of the most important things I do in the Senate — it gives …

May 17th, 2016 |  

From the bench: Poaching wildlife

In November 2010, Ohio Department of Natural Resources (“ODNR”) officers received a complaint that Arlie Risner was hunting on CSX …

May 17th, 2016 |  

Noxious weeds are ‘bad actors of the plant world’

Once again, it’s that time of year when we at the Preble Soil and Water Conservation District make our impassioned …

May 17th, 2016 |  

Protecting America’s National Parks

Recently, my family and I had the privilege of touring some of Ohio’s most historic sites—the Dayton home and shop …

May 17th, 2016 |  

From the bench

In the realm of the workers’ compensation system, certain industries – such as those involving heavy machinery – are regulated …

May 17th, 2016 |  

Fatal crashes involving marijuana double after state legalizes drug

Fatal crashes involving drivers who recently used marijuana doubled in Washington after the state legalized the drug, according to the …

May 17th, 2016 |  

May is Mental Health Month

We often hear the clinical terms used by doctors and other professionals to identify the symptoms of mental illness…but if …

May 10th, 2016 |  

‘Educate Before You Vaccinate’ presenters say thanks

Editor: Hello, my name is Laura Adams and I am the organizer of an event being held on June 11, …

May 9th, 2016 |  

Creating jobs and protecting the environment

The Senate recently passed bipartisan landmark energy efficiency legislation that I have worked on for the past five years. It …

May 9th, 2016 |  

Leave wildlife in the wild: good intentions can hurt

COLUMBUS – The spring season has arrived, offering many opportunities for Ohioans to help protect young wildlife. Each year, Ohio …

May 9th, 2016 |  

Writer shares Levaquin info

Editor: I found out about Levaquin from an article email I received from Health Sciences Institute and I thought others …

May 3rd, 2016 |  

Celebrating the Year of the Covered Bridges: Roberts Bridge

Celebrating the Year of the Covered Bridges: Roberts Bridge

EATON — Oh, the Roberts! Paraphrasing from Charles Dickens’ Tale of Two Cities — This bridge has seen the best …

April 27th, 2016 |  

Mumps impacting school campuses

DAYTON — Right now, college and high school campuses across the country are dealing with mini mumps outbreaks – Harvard, …

April 27th, 2016 |  

Part 3: Gov. Kasich’s State of the State address

MARIETTA — Gov. John R. Kasich presented his State of the State address in Marietta on Wednesday, April 6. What …

April 21st, 2016 |  

Writer questions EPA authority

Editor: The Ohio EPA is attempting to force a $6.3 million tax on 321 homes in the Glenwood area to …

April 21st, 2016 |  


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