Reflections: County fairs ‘genuine and true’

Reflections: County fairs ‘genuine and true’

It’s fair time in Ohio, but as we all know the COVID-19 virus has caused disruption in the 2020 schedule of all fairs in Ohio.That leaves me sad...

July 31st, 2020 |  


Preacher’s Point: What is really coming?

Preacher’s Point: What is really coming?

Since the start of the virus, this column has focused mostly on Biblical prophecy. I feel it prudent to take a step back and give readers an overview ...

July 31st, 2020 |  


Ohio fishing action has heated up recently

Ohio fishing action has heated up recently

The summer has been a hot one but the fishing continues to be hot as well especially up at the big pond to the north which we call Lake Erie.The walle...

July 27th, 2020 |  



Proud of small-town spirit

I very much enjoyed reading your front-page editorial of July 8th, “Small towns get it done.” You summed up the travails that we and our f...

July 26th, 2020 |  


Reflections: Lest We Forget their sacrifices

Reflections: Lest We Forget their sacrifices

While going through past newspapers I paused at the July 26, 1945 edition, 75 years ago, of The Morrow County Independent, where there are three separ...

July 24th, 2020 |  


Preacher’s Point: Changes of parenting styles

Preacher’s Point: Changes of parenting styles

“If the foundations be destroyed, what can the righteous do?” - Psalm 11:3.When I see this verse, the first thought that comes to mind is,...

July 24th, 2020 |  


Opinion column: Regulatory reform, not price fixing, is the cure to high drug prices

Opinion column: Regulatory reform, not price fixing, is the cure to high drug prices

After a brief respite, COVID-19 cases are once again on the rise. Many hospitals are swamped with coronavirus patients and pharmacists have their hand...

July 23rd, 2020 |  


Reflections: Parallels to the 1918 pandemic

Reflections: Parallels to the 1918 pandemic

A few weeks ago I wrote about the Spanish influenza epidemic, which spread from Europe to the United States and then to Ohio in 1918. The parallels be...

July 17th, 2020 |  


Preacher’s Point: Changes of parenting styles

Preacher’s Point: Changes of parenting styles

According to Census.com, Single-parent homes have grown nearly five times in seventy years, 7 percent to 32 percent (1950-1970). The same webpage also...

July 17th, 2020 |  


Ohio Wildlife Council receives proposals

Ohio Wildlife Council receives proposals

The Ohio Wildlife Council received regulation proposals for fishing and white-tailed deer processing at its regularly scheduled meeting Wednesday, Jul...

July 13th, 2020 |