Cereal killers, schlock TV and a Tigger tale

Cereal killers, schlock TV and a Tigger tale

I received an email last week that included just two words: Lighten up! I know my doctor’s email address. It did not come from her. My exercise p...

July 30th, 2016 updated: July 30th, 2016. |  


NAMI helps families, individuals with mental illness

NAMI helps families, individuals with mental illness

Since its beginnings in 1993 when Bernie Schell and her husband Ed arranged a meeting at Marion Public Library for family members of individuals with ...

July 30th, 2016 |  


An invitation to autumn

An invitation to autumn

It is soon to be upon us. Whether we embrace it or feel scorn and discontent will probably depend on what we have accomplished over the summer. Yes, f...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Column: Why aren’t we more angry?

Column: Why aren’t we more angry?

Another weekend. Another mass shooting. Another horrific tragedy. This is getting old. These types 0f news stories are becoming run of the mill ...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


A cat tale with a happy ending

A cat tale with a happy ending

Next week, I get my bathroom back. Seriously. I’m thrilled. For the past five or six weeks (I’ve lost track), I’ve shared my bathroom with...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |  


The search for home sweet home

The search for home sweet home

Some believe they have no choice in where they live. Others make a studied choice in the selection of where they choose to call home sweet home. But, ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Politics, without being too political

Politics, without being too political

The GOP has taken over Cleveland. In a few weeks, the Democrats will take over Philadelphia. Everyone is talking politics. In my private life, I...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


Extemporaneous writing’s a necessity

Extemporaneous writing’s a necessity

It doesn’t happen often, but I’m searching this morning for a topic or two to write about.So let’s see what the result is as I type ...

July 17th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor

Thanks for making Galion Golden Age Center car & cycle show a successIt was a beautiful day, the music and vehicles brought back memories, and the...

July 15th, 2016 |  


Youth shoot at Cardinal Center this week

Youth shoot at Cardinal Center this week

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources will be partnering with the Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation as they host their National Championship Ju...

July 13th, 2016 updated: July 13th, 2016. |