Preacher’s Point: Does the Bible brag?

Preacher’s Point: Does the Bible brag?

The great philosopher Dizzy Dean once said, “It ain’t braggin’ if you can do it!”With that thought in the back of my mind, I c...

January 20th, 2019 |  


Local implications of the shutdown

It is now day 28 of the shutdown and many social service agencies are feeling a financial pinch and considering cuts until the government reopens. Sev...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Understanding the Scriptures?

Preacher’s Point: Understanding the Scriptures?

Every Christian should study the Bible. If all you are getting are a few verses and a page or so of commentary (this column, for example) from time to...

January 13th, 2019 |  



Man caught committing multiple violations

Man caught committing multiple violations

A Holmes County man pleaded no-contest to five wildlife violations in Coshocton Municipal Court on Thursday, Dec. 13 and was ordered to pay $27,904.46...

January 7th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Questions for the new year

Preacher’s Point: Questions for the new year

2019 is upon us. Throughout the course of next year, as in all years, we will experience highs and lows. We will shed some tears, tears of joy, tears ...

January 6th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Baby Jesus is here

Preacher’s Point: Baby Jesus is here

Baby Jesus, so soft, tender and helpless; a newborn; much like every other baby, yet unlike any other child in all of history.Like any other child, He...

December 22nd, 2018 |  


Deer numbers still down from last year

Deer numbers still down from last year

Ohio’s hunters checked 9,625 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2018 two-day deer-gun hunting season, Dec. 15-16, according to the Ohio Depar...

December 20th, 2018 |  


I miss Christmas cards

I miss Christmas cards

I rarely long for the “good old days.”That’s not my style.But I do sometimes think about the past and the millions of decisions made...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Deer-gun numbers show large decline this year

Deer-gun numbers show large decline this year

Despite enduring some poor weather, hunters in Ohio checked 60,557 white-tailed deer during the 2018 week long deer-gun season, according to the Ohio ...

December 10th, 2018 |  


Preacher’s Point: Meet foster dad Joe

Preacher’s Point: Meet foster dad Joe

Joseph of the New Testament is an interesting character. Nearly everyone knows of him, but little is known of him.His trade is a carpenter, an angel v...

December 9th, 2018 |