Your internet provider is distorting free speech

Your internet provider is distorting free speech

Comcast thinks it has the right to censor you.Earlier this year, the Newseum Institute asked 1,000 Americans to name their rights under the First Amen...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Letter to the editor

Editor’s note: Please note that the deadline for political letters to the editor is now passed. These are the final letters received as of deadl...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Dysfunction exacts a cost

Dysfunction exacts a cost

Earlier this month, The Economist, the renowned British weekly, ran an editorial advocating an end to the U.S. dollar’s supremacy as the world&#...

October 29th, 2015 |  



Community colleges are vital to economy

Community colleges are vital to economy

As college tuition continues to climb, more students are going into debt from loans or even dropping out because of the expense and the cycle is getti...

October 28th, 2015 |  


Where are the Christians?

Where are the Christians?

It seems to me that we are witnessing one of the largest mass movements of humanity since the “boat people” exodus from Vietnam some forty...

October 27th, 2015 |  


Remembering Olive Huston

NEW JASPER TOWNSHIP — Olive Huston was born in New Jasper Township, she graduated from Wittenberg University and became a teacher. After a 25 ye...

October 24th, 2015 |  


Xenia’s movie theater business

Xenia’s movie theater business

Nearly every community had an opera house. Some were large, some not, but constructed adequately for the number of residents who lived in that area.Ea...

October 24th, 2015 |  


I’m no stranger to being naughty

I’m no stranger to being naughty

I’ve noticed lately that there aren’t very many positive stories in the newspapers any morePeople who shoot each other make lots of headli...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Guns: Stopping that one person

Guns: Stopping that one person

Would making guns illegal in America eliminate our American mass murder horror?Has making marijuana illegal for most of the country eliminated the use...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Law enforcement against Issue 3

Law enforcement against Issue 3

You will make a decision on Issue 3 and Issue 2 on Nov. 3, 2015. As you know, this issue will allow marijuana to become more prevalent in our communit...

October 21st, 2015 |