Myths about local health departments

Myths about local health departments

Editor’s note: This is the first of what will be a continuing series of weekly columns provided by the Meigs County Health Department.It is my p...

February 6th, 2016 |  


It’s just the beginning

It’s just the beginning

Have you ever had a day that was so wonderful that you wanted it to last forever?I am sure you probably have. Maybe you were at an amusement park or a...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Knock and the door will be opened

Knock and the door will be opened

In His Sermon on the Mount, Jesus had quite a bit to say about the goodness of God and God’s willingness to provide for His children.Jesus spoke...

February 4th, 2016 |  



The firecracker story must be true

The firecracker story must be true

I related last week how my brother, Chris, told our son, Ron, a story about me. Chris told how I disobeyed our dad by buying fireworks and setting the...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Christians flirt with spiritual danger

Christians flirt with spiritual danger

Several years ago my family and I were driving in southern West Virginia near the college campus on which I worked.As we turned with the road in one o...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Federal education is failing our children

Federal education is failing our children

As a product of America’s public school system myself, I know the critical role public education plays in the lives of children, and preparing t...

February 3rd, 2016 |  


Free tax help: Get your maximum refund

Free tax help: Get your maximum refund

Last month federal tax filing season opened, and Ohioans need all the information available for them to get as much of their hard-earned money back in...

February 3rd, 2016 |  


Meigs gas prices too high

Dear Editor,As a local reader of the Daily Sentinel, one piece in the paper caught my eye on Jan. 26 regarding Ohio gas prices continuing to fall as t...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


The river runs through my blood

The river runs through my blood

The river runs through my blood.Partly because my great-grandfather was a riverboat captain, partly because Grandpa Happy seemed drawn to it like a fr...

February 1st, 2016 |  


Strongly consider including Jesus in your life

Strongly consider including Jesus in your life

For a moment, consider Jesus’ call for you to follow Him as Lord of your life.For a minute, consider how you’d respond if He came to you, ...

January 28th, 2016 |