Every year about this time my memories bounce back to when I was younger and looked forward with my sisters and friends to the free movie that was to ...

June 28th, 2022 |  


Although it took place 78 years ago, the impact of D-Day had a huge impact on World War II. I remember that day and all of the bulletins on the radio ...

June 25th, 2022 |  


It was a strange word to me but after reading about the event that took place in Cardington in 1914, I learned that Chautauquas were quite popular wit...

June 21st, 2022 |  



Appreciating Memorial Day at Chesterville

Appreciating Memorial Day at Chesterville

Dear Editor,I attended the Chesterville Community Memorial Day Ceremony with my husband and three children. This was our first time attending the para...

June 21st, 2022 |  


Ticks can be an outdoors hazard in Ohio

Ticks can be an outdoors hazard in Ohio

Outdoor enthusiasts are encouraged to be cautious and take steps to minimize contact with Ohio’s tick species this summer, according to the Ohio...

June 20th, 2022 |  


The elephant in the room is destroying family farms, rural communities and our democracy

I love farming and have been doing it all my life, but I told my kids not to come back to the farm, because there’s no future in it. That’...

June 14th, 2022 |  


Although it took place 78 years ago, the impact of D-Day had a huge impact on World War II. I remember that day and all of the bulletins on the radio ...

June 14th, 2022 |  


What the Bible says about social issues

What the Bible says about social issues

It would be impossible to cover every social issue in 700-900 words, so we will start with the hot Supreme Court topic, abortion, and see where that l...

June 14th, 2022 |  


Readers of this column have told me how much they like seeing names from the past, sometime they are relatives, other times old friends.Because this i...

June 7th, 2022 |  


Why all the shootings in America?

Why all the shootings in America?

In the last couple of weeks, I have seen photos of children in the 1950s taking marksmanship courses in school. Most of these pictures are of high sch...

June 7th, 2022 |