Safety important when outdoors in cold weather

Safety important when outdoors in cold weather

Well, Old Man Winter has certainly set in and as you know, the frigid temperatures are here as well. The area lakes and ponds refroze Christmas day af...

December 31st, 2017 |  


Preacher’s Point: Let’s hear it for the birthday boy

In my son’s household, like in many families, birthdays are special; sometimes a celebration lasting several days. Each child will receive a bir...

December 19th, 2017 |  


Christmas break good for duck, goose hunting

Christmas break good for duck, goose hunting

Christmas break is one of my favorite times of the year. Not only do I enjoy the holidays and the break from my students, it also offers me an opportu...

December 18th, 2017 |  



Deer harvest up from last year

Deer harvest up from last year

The extremely mild weather last week was very beneficial as deer hunters checked 72,814 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2017 weeklong deer-gun h...

December 4th, 2017 |  


Cold winds in early November

Cold winds in early November

As the second split of the north zone waterfowl season arrives this week, I can’t help but share my frustration with the local waterfowl season ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Preacher’s Point: Look at the larger picture

The first two chapters of Job are fascinating. Satan visits heaven, and God asks Satan if he has thought about Job (Job 1:6-8). Satan explains to God ...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Candidate grateful for campaign

As I write this, Election Day has yet to take place. However, I believe that now is the time to extend my appreciation and gratitude to the citizens/e...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Deer gun season to start this month

Deer gun season to start this month

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

November 6th, 2017 |  


Weather not great for waterfowl season start

Weather not great for waterfowl season start

The youth waterfowl season as well as the regular waterfowl opening weekend has come and gone. The weather was certainly less than desirable. It was m...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


Tri-Rivers renewal levy on November ballot

Tri-Rivers renewal levy on November ballot

MARION — Tri-Rivers Career Center is on the ballot Nov. 7 for a 1.3 mill renewal levy. This levy was originally passed in 1997.“Our renewa...

October 17th, 2017 |