Preacher’s Point: The final demise of Iran

Preacher’s Point: The final demise of Iran

How will the current saber-rattling between the United States and Iran end? Time will tell. How will Iran come to an end? The Bible tells us.Persia is...

January 10th, 2020 |  


Local craft beer returning to Galion after 100 Years; 1803 Brewery & Taproom launches beer Jan. 18

Local craft beer returning to Galion after 100 Years; 1803 Brewery & Taproom launches beer Jan. 18

GALION — The city’s brewing legacy begins a new chapter this year as the 1803 Brewery & Taproom arrives on the craft beer scene.After ...

January 8th, 2020 |  


Beach retires as president/CEO of First Federal Bank

Beach retires as president/CEO of First Federal Bank

GALION — First Federal Bank of Ohio has announced the retirement of David Beach and the appointment of Joseph Clime as succeeding president and ...

January 7th, 2020 |  



Preacher’s Point: A new decade dawns

Preacher’s Point: A new decade dawns

As I type these words, there are only three days left in the decade of 2010. Most everyone will read this column after the start of the 2020s. United ...

January 3rd, 2020 |  


Preacher’s Point: How is your heart condition?

Preacher’s Point: How is your heart condition?

What happened in 2019?The most substantial news story of the year is the impeachment of President Trump. Depending on who you talk to, it was either j...

December 27th, 2019 |  


Needed: More Santas, fewer Scrooges

Needed: More Santas, fewer Scrooges

My fraternity brother at the University of Michigan was dying from diabetes, having already endured a series of minor amputations. But Art loved music...

December 23rd, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Christmas memories

Preacher’s Point: Christmas memories

When I think of Christmases of my childhood, it is strange what I remember. I remember gazing through the window into the darkness. That cozy, homey f...

December 20th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Wise guys and a toddler

Preacher’s Point: Wise guys and a toddler

As the calendar pages flip through the passing centuries, the misnomers of Christmas have continued to grow.The misinformation of the first Christmas ...

December 13th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Christmas time is coming

Preacher’s Point: Christmas time is coming

It is a sad thing that a large portion of the population looks more forward to Dec. 26 than Dec. 25. People can wake up the morning of the 26th and th...

December 1st, 2019 |  


Bill pondered to give incentives to beginning farmers in Ohio

COLUMBUS — Legislation that would provide tax subsidies for the transfer of farm property and other farm assets from established farmers to begi...

November 11th, 2019 |