Thanksgiving is a time of reflection and giving

Thanksgiving is a time of reflection and giving

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving Day. Too often today, in my opinion, it is marked only as the day before Black Friday, the kick off to Christmas sales.I like...

November 24th, 2015 |  


Thomas Lucente: Inquisition, Crusades not comparable to Islamic terrorism

Thomas Lucente: Inquisition, Crusades not comparable to Islamic terrorism

Another terrorist attack by Muslims, another deluge of excuse-making, misdirection and false comparisons by some Americans.It boggles the mind why so ...

November 22nd, 2015 |  


First Cardington water system installed in 1936

First Cardington water system installed in 1936

With the replacing of water lines on Center Street in Cardington, it prompted me to research the date the first water system was installed.It was 1936...

November 18th, 2015 |  



Deer gun season opening soon

Deer gun season opening soon

Deer hunting is an extremely popular activity for sportsmen and women statewide and Ohio’s white-tailed deer continue to provide hunters across ...

November 16th, 2015 |  


Armistice Day now Veteran’s Day

Armistice Day now Veteran’s Day

Today is Veterans Day, a day set aside to honor all men and women who served and are serving our country wearing the uniform of our Armed Forces. Orig...

November 10th, 2015 updated: November 11th, 2015. |  


Halloween fetes held in Cardington for a hundred years

Halloween fetes held in Cardington for a hundred years

Halloween has come and gone but as it has in past years the annual Trick or Treat Night popular in all villages and towns continued its popularity in ...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Small game seasons about to begin

Small game seasons about to begin

The much anticipated small game season of rabbit and pheasant arrives Nov. 6. Although some reports show that rabbit numbers may be down this fall, my...

November 2nd, 2015 |  


Century-old Victory Bell dedicated on permanent site

Century-old Victory Bell dedicated on permanent site

The Victory Bell, located on the Merle Fisher Athletic Field at the Cardington-Lincoln High School, was dedicated Friday night prior to the football g...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Public education groups united in opposition to State Issue 3

COLUMBUS — The Ohio School Boards Association (OSBA), Buckeye Association of School Administrators (BASA) and Ohio Association of School Busines...

October 28th, 2015 |  


What I learned in Colorado

As a former county prosecutor, I feel that the best way to get the truth about something is to get out and observe it firsthand. Ohioans will vote on ...

October 26th, 2015 updated: October 26th, 2015. |