Warm stomachs for a cold winter

Warm stomachs for a cold winter

Sure is frigid cold out, but what do we expect? Winter is coming sooner than I want. I want to put out my small Christmas tree and decorate it. The bi...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Hartman grateful for support

To the editor:I would like to take this opportunity to thank the residents of Wellington for their kind words and support on Election Day. It is a hum...

November 14th, 2017 |  


A somber month, a bold plan

A somber month, a bold plan

November is a sad month for me because it’s the anniversary of the death of my beloved husband Phillip and my daughter Sherri’s birthday. ...

November 10th, 2017 |  


The Period of Great Sadness

The Period of Great Sadness

And just like that it was over.The thing of it is, it was so unexpected, so improbable, so stunning that no one was prepared. This past fall it was a ...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Bump Bailey, Birdie, and betrayal

Bump Bailey, Birdie, and betrayal

We lost our beloved dogs — Petey, the handsome pit bull mix, and Sky, our semi-famous and talkative greyhound — within a month of each oth...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Stories of three veterans’ sacrifices

Stories of three veterans’ sacrifices

I see the face of war, the one who went for me; the soldier, sailor, airman, the one who served for me. The flash of exploding bombs, the crack of gun...

November 1st, 2017 |  


The battle does not end once home

Fifty years ago, gratitude was in short supply among many segments of the American public.Heroes returned from Vietnam and were discouraged from weari...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Trump committed to fighting opioid crisis

Trump committed to fighting opioid crisis

I support the president’s declaration of a national public health emergency to help combat our nation’s opioid crisis. In Ohio, we lose at...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Clear choice in Wellington council race

To the editor:While there are a limited number of choices for residents to vote on, one individual stands out — Gene Hartman.Of the candidates r...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Workers: A company’s greatest asset

Workers: A company’s greatest asset

As I visited with Ohio workers across the state this summer, I was consistently impressed with the skill, efficiency, and tenacity of the men and wome...

October 26th, 2017 |