Savory snacking with cheese

Savory snacking with cheese

Expanding your culinary horizons doesn’t have to be limited to dinnertime. In fact, snacks are a perfect chance to experiment with unfamiliar fl...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


COLUMN: “Risen” not an epic Biblical masterpiece

COLUMN: “Risen” not an epic Biblical masterpiece

If nothing else, “Risen” is not like a lot of other Biblical movies. To be sure, it has the look of most Biblical movies; the scenery is c...

February 22nd, 2016 |  


Zika Virus to be discussed at COTC in March

Ohio now has several reported cases of Zika virus, including one in Licking County. Dealing with global diseases like Zika is the topic of a conferenc...

February 21st, 2016 |  



InterChurch council makes service count, aims to help those in need in Mount Gilead

InterChurch council makes service count, aims to help those in need in Mount Gilead

The InterChurch Council, an often overlooked partner in Mount Gilead community outreach, is again giving back the town it calls home by handing out do...

February 19th, 2016 |  


REVIEW: “Deadpool” isn’t for everybody

REVIEW: “Deadpool” isn’t for everybody

Viewers were first introduced to Wade Wilson aka Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) back in 2009 with “X-Men Origins: Wolverine.” The movie was a cr...

February 17th, 2016 |  


COLUMN: Loving things is idolatry

The finest essay of love would have to be I Corinthians 13. It states love, “does not envy, it does not boast, it’s not proud.” (I C...

February 15th, 2016 |  


Musical “Hot Mess” to premiere in Mansfield

Musical “Hot Mess” to premiere in Mansfield

The Renaissance Performing Arts Association will premiere a newly written musical comedy entitled “Hot Mess: A Lethal New Musical.”The pro...

February 13th, 2016 |  


Ohio reports 2 new Zika virus cases in returning travelers

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) is reporting the state’s third and fourth cases of Zika virus in returning travelers –...

February 13th, 2016 |  


Reflections: Morrow County’s one room schools continue to intrigue

Reflections: Morrow County’s one room schools continue to intrigue

The one-room schools in Morrow County intrigue me so much that I am writing a second column on the subject.Reading the book, “The Silent Bell,&#...

February 8th, 2016 |  


REVIEW: “Hail, Caesar” was an enjoyable comedy

REVIEW: “Hail, Caesar” was an enjoyable comedy

“Hail, Caesar” is something of a critic’s dream: a movie about movies from an era of great movies. It’s directed by Joel and E...

February 8th, 2016 |