Xenia Gazette- RSS OPINION Feed http://xeniagazette.com/section/OPINION http://xeniagazette.com/section/OPINION Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:35:34 EST 1800 Letter to the editor http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150147030/Letter-to-the-editor Say yes to Issue 12Editor: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:52:10 EST Police officers are people too http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150180091/Police-officers-are-people-too With so much attention over the last several months focused on the tragic shootings at the Beavercreek Walmart and in Ferguson, Missouri, the police are being vilified in the media now more than ever. As these issues play out in the court of public... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:39:15 EST Editorial http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150144830/Editorial Forgive us if we're not willing to write an obituary for newspapers — and will even challenge those who would espouse the idea.Pundits and skeptics use clever connotations such as dinosaurs facing extinction. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:58:21 EST Letter to the Editor http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150177923/Letter-to-the-Editor Support county libraryEditor: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:41:16 EST Are we penalizing marriage? http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50786073/Are-we-penalizing-marriage Recently, I've spilled a lot of ink articulating the importance of natural marriage and strong families for a healthy and prosperous society. I have attempted to illustrate the role of law in protecting marriage and proposed that Ohio adopt... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:34:15 EST No sin to be found http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50719099/No-sin-to-be-found “In those days, at that time” declares the Lord, “search will be made for Israel's guilt, but there will be none, and for the sins of Judah, but none will be found, for I will forgive the remnant I spare.” (Jeremiah... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:45:12 EST Their view: Concern about cartoon’s message http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150144824/Their-view:-Concern-about-cartoons-message The shameful and blatantly inaccurate message of the so-called editorial cartoon that ran recently is unworthy of being published by a credible newspaper. President George W. Bush and his administration won the Iraq War! Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:57:09 EST Are you kidding about the salary? http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50177191/Are-you-kidding-about-the-salary I read a newspaper story recently about a professional hockey player who was suspended for two games for an illegal body check on an opposing player. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:39:13 EST Read this letter from God — please http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150049811/Read-this-letter-from-God--please I have over three hundred letters written so far, and I thought of something. I can't get all of them in the paper, but I can write the title of most of them to let you know what I write about in each letter. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 18:09:11 EST Preventing the spread of Ebola in the United States http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150099313/Preventing-the-spread-of-Ebola-in-the-United-States Over the last few weeks, we have heard a lot about the Ebola virus. The stories from Africa are heartbreaking – countries with limited resources are fighting to contain the disease and in many cases it is spreading faster than it can be... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 14:13:13 EST Buch on what we watch http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150195030/Buch-on-what-we-watch I love people in social settings that say, 'Oh, I never watch television,' Then in the next breath start reeling off a dozen or so of their favorite shows.I admit it, the TV was my babysitter as a kid. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:54:07 EST Try to buy a baloney sandwich with that http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150194809/Try-to-buy-a-baloney-sandwich-with-that Rather than urge guests to leave bigger tips and thank you notes, Marriott should pay its housekeepers a living wage. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:43:11 EST Snooping on everyone while the big box thieves get busy http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150045131/Snooping-on-everyone-while-the-big-box-thieves-get-busy Congress is still dragging its feet on fixes more than a year after Edward Snowden's alarming revelations first came to light. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:34:11 EST Hooked on apples http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150044973/Hooked-on-apples Turning the tide on diabetes will require the next generation to establish healthy habits early on. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:21:10 EST That ‘early voting” brouhaha’ http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150142672/That-early-voting-brouhaha It seems to me that since the U S Supreme Court has agreed with the manner in which Ohio has chosen to define the length of time that Ohio voters may cast “early voting” ballots, a kinda quick overview of the situation is appropriate. Just... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:41:09 EST Some serious potty talk http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50786500/Some-serious-potty-talk Composting toilets would save water and, uh, resources. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:20:11 EST Great grandpa’s battle plan http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150019546/Great-grandpas-battle-plan Psalm 144:1 - “Praise be to the Lord my Rock, who trains my hands for war, my fingers for battle.” Sun, 12 Oct 2014 14:51:05 EST Choose your battles in the political war http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150099481/Choose-your-battles-in-the-political-war We're coming up on another election to, as many see it, take our nation back. Pundits suggest that Republicans may be looking at taking a slim lead in the United States Senate, thus giving “us” control of Congress once again. Despite... Sat, 11 Oct 2014 14:19:11 EST Corporate tax deserters http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50786306/Corporate-tax-deserters A growing number of companies are pretending to move abroad and shortchanging us all. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:00:11 EST Social media activity may affect credit http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150099430/-Social-media-activity-may-affect-credit Unless you never intend to buy a car or rent an apartment, you are likely going to need good credit. But, in addition to your credit history, what you post on social media and the company you keep there could actually cause a lender to say,... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:18:09 EST