Russ Kent: Is the temper tantrum over?

Russ Kent: Is the temper tantrum over?

The “Crying Game” was a pretty good 1992 movie starring Forest Whitaker. If they make a movie about the 2016 presidential election and the run ...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 21st, 2017. |  


Russ Kent: I’m not applauding circus’ closure

Russ Kent: I’m not applauding circus’ closure

By now, you’ve heard that Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus plans to shut down in May, after 146 years of shows and touring. Millions of peo...

January 18th, 2017 updated: January 18th, 2017. |  


Bird and game hunting seasons proposed

Bird and game hunting seasons proposed

The 2017-2018 small game and migratory bird hunting seasons and the trapping seasons were proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Jan. 11,...

January 16th, 2017 updated: January 17th, 2017. |  


Russ Kent: Just say thank you, and return to your seat

Russ Kent: Just say thank you, and return to your seat

As I age, the list of things I have no desire to do gets longer. I won’t go to Cedar Point. I won’t eat raisins. I won’t drink dark bee...

January 11th, 2017 updated: January 11th, 2017. |  


Clinger’s Corner: Oh, how the mighty have fallen…

Clinger’s Corner: Oh, how the mighty have fallen…

Well, well, well…I am happy to say that I have no problem being incorrect, this time. Anyone that reads this little column every week should alr...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Russ Kent: Broad strokes don’t work on social media

Russ Kent: Broad strokes don’t work on social media

Broad strokes are great when it comes to painting. When it comes to making a point on social media, they don’t work. A story out of the Chicag...

January 7th, 2017 updated: January 9th, 2017. |  


Russ Kent: Weather, football and the future

Russ Kent: Weather, football and the future

It’s Jan. 4, 2017. I’m not certain what this means, but on Jan. 2, at 5 p.m., I took my dog Beatrix outside for a few minutes. I was wearing short...

January 4th, 2017 updated: January 4th, 2017. |  


Russ Kent: Real news isn’t so real anymore

Russ Kent: Real news isn’t so real anymore

There is a lot of talk in the media these days about “fake news.” Too much of it is available via the Internet. Too many people believe it. ...

January 1st, 2017 updated: January 4th, 2017. |  


Guest Column: Rep. Goodman looking ahead to a positive 2017

Guest Column: Rep. Goodman looking ahead to a positive 2017

It’s hard to believe that the New Year is already upon us. I am humbled and honored to have the opportunity to serve you and the rest of the citizen...

December 29th, 2016 updated: December 30th, 2016. |  


Let’s discuss it: Happiness

Let’s discuss it: Happiness

Let’s discuss happiness. Many of us are looking forward to the New Year with the hope of more happiness in the upcoming year. What constitutes...

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