Russ Kent: Gene Wilder won’t be forgotten in death

Russ Kent: Gene Wilder won’t be forgotten in death

Gene Wilder died Monday. To say that news put a damper on my day is a gross understatement. Wilder was one of the best, one of my favorites. ...

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


Russ Kent: Re-learning what I thought I already knew

Russ Kent: Re-learning what I thought I already knew

For years, I couldn’t figure out how people knew so little about the towns and villages they call home. Now I understand. Work gets in the way...

August 24th, 2016 updated: August 24th, 2016. |  


Hey Caiti: We the people; have we forgotten?

Hey Caiti: We the people; have we forgotten?

It is an election year. To hear the talking heads, an election year like no other. A time when a woman and a non-politician vie for the highest office...

August 23rd, 2016 updated: August 24th, 2016. |  


Squirrel season opening soon

Squirrel season opening soon

Sept. 1 marks the opener for squirrel season in Ohio and there is no better way to introduce a youngster to hunting. Ohio offers a very liberal and lo...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Russ Kent: More heroin deaths; no solution in sight

Russ Kent: More heroin deaths; no solution in sight

I read with horror, on an almost daily basis, of accidental drug overdoses in surrounding communities. As far as I can determine, those types of po...

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


Hey Caiti: Will it happen to you?

Hey Caiti: Will it happen to you?

Actually, it might, at any time. Most of us have read about, or watched the recent news reports about the flooding in Louisiana. John Bacon, writin...

August 18th, 2016 updated: August 18th, 2016. |  


‘Shawshank Redemption’ 1, Summer Games 0

‘Shawshank Redemption’ 1, Summer Games 0

Some decisions are easy. The “Shawshank Redemption” was on TV last weekend. It’s on pretty often. But the Olympics are on every four years...

August 17th, 2016 updated: August 17th, 2016. |  


Good or bad, kids emulate their parents

Good or bad, kids emulate their parents

Every child picks up behavior they learn at home. They may model their parent’s positive behavior — like saying please and thank you. They...

August 13th, 2016 |  


I’m a Baby Boomer? No way!

I’m a Baby Boomer? No way!

Well … that’s disappointing. I started to right a column for the next edition of Galion Inquirer and while doing a little research — yes, at ...

August 12th, 2016 updated: August 13th, 2016. |  


One more column about my favorite topic

One more column about my favorite topic

If you follow me on Facebook or on Twitter @russkent — and why wouldn’t you? — you already know a great deal about me. In person, I&...

August 10th, 2016 |