Could both sides be right?

Could both sides be right?

Going into this year’s elections, depending on who you listened to, our nation was about to be destroyed; it would never be the same. The proble...

November 15th, 2020 |  


Poetry and politics

Poetry and politics

Gov. Mike DeWine recently named Athens County poet Kari Gunter-Seymour as Ohio’s Poet Laureate. Forty-four of the 50 states appoint a poet laure...

November 13th, 2020 |  


Bright reminders for gloomy times

Bright reminders for gloomy times

You look for bright spots while we are all experiencing this pandemic and its widening affect on families and friends. Here is some good news:Kayla Bu...

November 12th, 2020 updated: November 12th, 2020. |  



BSA and its impact on American youth

BSA and its impact on American youth

The deadline for submitting a sexual abuse claim against the Boy Scouts of America is quickly approaching: Nov. 16, 2020.My family and many American f...

November 11th, 2020 |  


Historical Society’s Annual Bazaar coming

Historical Society’s Annual Bazaar coming

Come and learn all about Brumbaugh’s Fruit Farm on Nov. 12 at the Arcanum Wayne Trail Historical Society (AWTHS) from 7 to 8:30 p.m. We all love...

November 10th, 2020 |  


Root, root, root for the hometeam hero

Root, root, root for the hometeam hero

I got an opportunity to play two minor league baseball games in 1982.No, it wasn’t some fantasy baseball gig.It was at spring training for the M...

November 8th, 2020 |  


Timeline of the Mark

Timeline of the Mark

There may be an underlining thought out there that we are nearing the time when the Antichrist will cause everyone to receive a mark to buy or sell. I...

November 6th, 2020 |  


Enjoy a local treasure

Enjoy a local treasure

Want to go to a lovely timeless place that is warm and welcoming and makes you feel that all is well with the world regardless of the reality surround...

November 5th, 2020 |  


22 a day in the U.S.A.

22 a day in the U.S.A.

Like some other American patriots, Capt. Daniel Hance joined the U.S. Army following 9/11, determined to play his part in bringing to justice those wh...

November 4th, 2020 |  


Why I should vote on Election Day?

Why I should vote on Election Day?

You have the power to decide on the quality of life you want for yourself and future generations. Voting is your chance to stand up for the issues you...

November 3rd, 2020 |