Cross Words: ‘X’ marks the spot

Cross Words: ‘X’ marks the spot

I don’t wear an eye patch. I don’t hold a hook. There’s no peg on my leg. But I’m a pirate. I search for treasure each and eve...

March 7th, 2019 |  


National School Breakfast Week

National School Breakfast Week

Every year, the School Nutrition Association, or SNA, sponsors National School Breakfast Week (NSBW) during the first full week in March. The NSBW the...

March 2nd, 2019 |  


Youth coalition aims to make a difference

The Gallia County Youth Coalition is the youth contingent of Citizens for Prevention and Recovery. We have come together to speak out about our dissat...

March 2nd, 2019 |  



Lowering the Cost of Prescription Drugs

Lowering the Cost of Prescription Drugs

The cost of prescription drugs is too high in this country. We have to crack down on big pharmaceutical corporations, and get these prices under contr...

March 1st, 2019 |  


A Hunger for More: Living in Faith

A Hunger for More: Living in Faith

Days such as these have shaken a great many people to their core. It has proven to be an age in which faith in God is essential not only in the esoter...

February 28th, 2019 |  


Search the Scriptures: The privilege of prayer

Search the Scriptures: The privilege of prayer

Do we take prayer for granted?One suspects that a great many people do, simply assuming it’s something everyone does, having forgotten, or perha...

February 28th, 2019 |  


God’s Kids Korner: The Transfiguration

God’s Kids Korner: The Transfiguration

About eight days after Jesus tells His Disciples that He is going to be killed and be raised on the third day, He takes His closest companions Peter, ...

February 28th, 2019 |  


Abstract confessions are inadequate

Abstract confessions are inadequate

What I am about to tell you actually happened. However, it will be rendered in a rather unique and abstract manner. The individual involved has given ...

February 28th, 2019 |  


Cross Words: Lessons from a Peruvian girl

Cross Words: Lessons from a Peruvian girl

She sat beside me on the airplane.“Hi,” she said.“How are you?” I asked.The conversation quickly ended. It was a long flight f...

February 28th, 2019 |  


When snow falls, there are no right answers

When snow falls, there are no right answers

Welcome to winter in Miami County, that glorious time of year when schoolchildren become expert meteorologists and our school superintendents become e...

February 25th, 2019 |