Welcome Number Nine!

Welcome Number Nine!

I was in a restaurant one afternoon last week when I received the following text message from Jeshua, “We are at the hospital. The baby is on th...

February 27th, 2020 |  


Cross Words: Sovereign in the silence, II

Cross Words: Sovereign in the silence, II

Here’s how Esther begins: “Now in the days of Ahasuerus, the Ahasuerus who reigned from India to Ethiopia over 127 provinces, in those day...

February 27th, 2020 |  


God’s Kids Korner: A talk on temptation

God’s Kids Korner: A talk on temptation

This is the first week of Lent. Lent is the weeks that precede Easter. It is a time where we pray and get ready for Easter after Jesus was crucified a...

February 27th, 2020 |  



Caffeinated coffee, chocolate good for brain

Caffeinated coffee, chocolate good for brain

Medical research continues to strive to improve the quality of our lives. After being in the medical field for multiple decades, I often wish that I c...

February 27th, 2020 |  


Dogs truly man’s best friend

Dogs truly man’s best friend

First, I want to say that I love my little basset hound “Flow” (or “Flo”).From the time she was very little, she was as abstin...

February 27th, 2020 |  


Sweet Caroline Bewitched ‘Green with Envy’

Sweet Caroline Bewitched ‘Green with Envy’

February is a turning point in the garden when it’s still cold outside but signs of spring start to come alive with sprouts of bulbs emerging fr...

February 26th, 2020 |  


Dad cooks up a flaming meal

Dad cooks up a flaming meal

There are a great many things in life that I have never heard. One is the mating call of the notorious No-No Bird (I don’t think it really exist...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Our topsy-turvy society

Our topsy-turvy society

It seems to me that we are living in an increasingly topsy-turvy society. By that I mean that almost weekly if not daily some event is reported that i...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Making wishes come true

Making wishes come true

A few years ago, Debbie and I took a long driving vacation out west. We thoroughly enjoy long driving trips. We see amazing sights, meet some wonderfu...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Election letters policy

The deadline for Ohio Valley Publishing to receive election-related Letters to the Editor pertaining to issues or candidates in the March 17 primary e...

February 24th, 2020 |