Register Herald- RSS OPINION Feed http://registerherald.com/section/OPINION http://registerherald.com/section/OPINION Sat, 23 May 2015 00:43:03 EST 1800 National Police Week Shines Light on Officer Safety http://registerherald.com/news/opinion_columns/153547158/National-Police-Week-Shines-Light-on-Officer-Safety COLUMBUS — Peace officers put themselves between us and harm's way every day. And when, as a consequence of shielding us from danger, peace officers become casualties, we come to understand the gravity of the pledge they willingly make... Wed, 20 May 2015 11:12:14 EST Keeping Our Addicted Ohioans Alive and On a Path to Treatment http://registerherald.com/news/editorial/152626741/Keeping-Our-Addicted-Ohioans-Alive-and-On-a-Path-to-Treatment Ohio has seen its unintentional drug poisonings rise by 366 percent from 2000 to 2012. Prescription drug overdoses are now the number one cause of accidental death in our state, surpassing car accidents. In 2012 alone, Ohio saw 686 of its citizens die... Wed, 8 Apr 2015 16:07:00 EST PCPH has new website http://registerherald.com/news/opinion_columns/152753529/PCPH-has-new-website EATON — Preble County Public Health is proud to announce the launch of our new website, www.preblecountyhealth.org! In an effort to expand on our mission to Prevent, Promote, & Protect the public's health in Preble County, we hope that... Wed, 8 Apr 2015 16:06:58 EST SAK testing initiative is resolving old cases http://registerherald.com/news/opinion_columns/152753567/SAK-testing-initiative-is-resolving-old-cases Victims of sexual assault whose attackers were never caught or even identified deserve the chance to heal and to have confidence those attackers will face justice. Wed, 8 Apr 2015 16:06:57 EST Healthy start begins in pregnancy http://registerherald.com/news/editorial/152753585/Healthy-start-begins-in-pregnancy Giving our children a healthy start in life begins with healthy pregnancies. Wed, 8 Apr 2015 16:06:56 EST April is Alcohol Awareness Month http://registerherald.com/news/opinion_columns/152753485/April-is-Alcohol-Awareness-Month EATON — Each April, the National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependence (NCADD) works to increase public awareness and understanding, reduce stigma and encourage local communities to focus on alcoholism and alcohol-related issues. Wed, 8 Apr 2015 16:06:54 EST Juvenile sex offender case affirmed http://registerherald.com/news/editorial/152635366/Juvenile-sex-offender-case-affirmed On December 12, 2011, a youngster we'll refer to as I.A. was adjudicated delinquent in juvenile court. (Being “adjudicated delinquent” in juvenile court is roughly equivalent to being found guilty in adult court.) I.A. was 14 when he... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:12:09 EST