Remembering John Sale

XENIA — John Sale was a Methodist minister born in 1769 in Virginia. He inherited several slaves, but was against slavery so he came to Ohio whe...

August 26th, 2016 |  


United Methodist Church history continues

United Methodist Church history continues

By Joan BaxterWhen Methodist families began to move into Greene County they met in various homes until there were enough members to form a church. The...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Debt collectors get away with daylight robbery

Debt collectors get away with daylight robbery

By Jim HightowerThe GOP is known for being tough on crime—except when it’s padding their pockets.I thought Donnie Trump and his fellow Rep...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor

Everyones support countsEditor:Just to clarify, as a Democratic Party Chairman, we do not take anyone’s support/vote, for granted. I and every D...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Abolishing ‘man’ at Princeton

Abolishing ‘man’ at Princeton

By Cal Thomas“He created them male and female and blessed them. And he named them “Mankind” when they were created. (Genesis 5:2 NIV...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Why a single-payer health care system is inevitable

Why a single-payer health care system is inevitable

By Robert B. ReichThe best argument for a single-payer health care plan is the recent decision by giant health insurer Aetna to bail out next year fro...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Golf is not up to par for everyone

Golf is not up to par for everyone

Admittedly, I am not the target audience for either live or televised professional golf. I am not a golfer, nor do I have any affinity for the game. B...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Commentary: Media have responsibility to democracy

Commentary: Media have responsibility to democracy

Politicians spend a good bit of their time complaining about the media. But why should they have all the fun?I’m going to join in, though I tend...

August 24th, 2016 |  


No loitering allowed?

No loitering allowed?

I pulled into the parking lot of one of those so-called discount department stores the other day and the first thing I saw was a huge sign that warned...

August 18th, 2016 |  


What does Congress need? Your Attention!

What does Congress need? Your Attention!

Now that the conventions are over, I know that all eyes are on the fall presidential campaign. But I’m going to ask you to shift your focus a bi...

August 18th, 2016 |