Reflections: Mr. Mooney, a civic band and a grocer

Reflections: Mr. Mooney, a civic band and a grocer

Looking back to 1920, I found the obituary of H. S. Mooney very interesting.His obituary began “Henry Mooney is dead!” The column continue...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Preacher’s Point: Study God’s word and study some more

Preacher’s Point: Study God’s word and study some more

Throughout Christianity today, there is a growing problem of Bible ignorance.Often in letters from Civil War soldiers, you will read some incredible i...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Turkey season comes to an end

Turkey season comes to an end

Ohio’s 2021 spring wild turkey hunting season ended Sunday, May 30 with 14,541 birds taken, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resource...

June 7th, 2021 |  



Reflections: Remembering tornado that struck Cardington 40 years ago

Reflections: Remembering tornado that struck Cardington 40 years ago

I’m still basking in the impressive Memorial Day parade and program that took place in Cardington on May 31. However, looking ahead, I want to r...

June 4th, 2021 |  


Preacher’s Point: Itching ears and the power of God

Preacher’s Point: Itching ears and the power of God

The goal of this week’s column is twofold. One, to convince preachers to preach something more than fuzzy-wuzzy, “God loves you sermons.&#...

June 4th, 2021 |  


Reflections: Graduation 121 years ago

Reflections: Graduation 121 years ago

Reading past graduation programs, it’s fascinating to see the evolvement of the ceremonies from “hours” long to today’s ceremo...

May 28th, 2021 |  


Preacher’s Point: Unprofitable servants

Preacher’s Point: Unprofitable servants

The stuff my parents told me. One thing I heard more than once was - “Look ya lost. You’ll need to practice more and try harder next time....

May 28th, 2021 |  


Catching bluegill fun for youngsters

Catching bluegill fun for youngsters

As most of you can tell from the articles I do on fishing, I usually prefer to chase after walleye or bass. But, when you have children involved, noth...

May 24th, 2021 |  


Getting back to normal

Monday, May 31 is Memorial Day, the day set aside to honor those military personnel who have died in the performance of their duties while serving in ...

May 21st, 2021 |  


Reflections: Past Memorial Days in Cardington

Reflections: Past Memorial Days in Cardington

Reading about past Memorial Day observances in Cardington brings memories.Earlier I submitted a few from very early years, but today I am focusing on ...

May 21st, 2021 |