Earth dances like nobody’s looking … but I am

Earth dances like nobody’s looking … but I am

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.I never could do a jig to the choreographed exercises so popular now, but I can tap dance ac...

April 25th, 2016 |  


Meigs Health Matters

Meigs Health Matters

I am a registered nurse at the Meigs County Health Department and the director for the Child & Family Health Services grant, which aims to improve...

April 23rd, 2016 |  


Revival is about finding one’s spiritual life

Revival is about finding one’s spiritual life

There is a plethora of “churchy” words that, when invoked, sounds like little more than meaningless jargon in the ears of most people outs...

April 21st, 2016 |  



Serving God is an absolute choice

Serving God is an absolute choice

Demagogues, when they make arguments, frequently employ a logical fallacy called a false dichotomy. That is, they will present two choices and tell yo...

April 21st, 2016 |  


Rules by which to live

Rules by which to live

Everywhere we go there are rules. We have rules at home, we have rules at school. Even adults have to follow the rules where they work.You must learn ...

April 21st, 2016 |  


Weep because God is so good

Weep because God is so good

I had so much to do on Tuesday. Timing was important to make a meeting, to get sermons prepared, and do some needful chores before leaving on a trip t...

April 21st, 2016 |  


Timothy Michael Maris

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Timothy Michael Maris, 37, of Huntington, passed away Friday, April 15, 2016, at Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington. Hal...

April 19th, 2016 |  


By harnessing your dragons, you slay them

By harnessing your dragons, you slay them

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.Dragons don’t slide into harnesses easily, but if we’re brave enough to toss a s...

April 18th, 2016 |  


Discover courageous faces of disability

Social Security is committed to the principles and spirit of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which improves the lives of our beneficiaries ...

April 16th, 2016 |  


What does ‘honor’ mean to you?

What does ‘honor’ mean to you?

One word that is too little thought of and is certainly too little observed is the word “honor.”When one hears the word, muddled ideas as ...

April 14th, 2016 |