Social media and spreading rumors

Social media, the Internet and email are great inventions. Many of us use these tools every day for work, school and everyday communications.However t...

October 30th, 2015 |  


It’s mating season for the whitetail deer in Ohio Valley

It’s mating season for the whitetail deer in Ohio Valley

Fall is in the air and can only mean one thing …The whitetail bucks are getting ready to rut.Well OK, maybe that isn’t the only thing it m...

October 30th, 2015 |  


Bible provides rules to live by

Bible provides rules to live by

I know many of you like to play games like I do.It’s a lot of fun to get together with family and friends, and there are all sorts of games we c...

October 29th, 2015 |  



Believing doesn’t always involve seeing

Believing doesn’t always involve seeing

Of all the regularly appearing doubts in the human experience, one seems to surface a great deal of the time in the various conversations that I have ...

October 29th, 2015 |  


What does it look like to you?

What does it look like to you?

The Mothman is living in the trees behind our house.At least, that is what I am telling our grandkids.Recently, as Terry and I sat on the patio, we no...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Trust in God is full of hope

Trust in God is full of hope

The apostle John writes in his first epistle, saying, “For everyone who has been born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that h...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Attorneys General oppose proposed mining regularions

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey this week led an effort with Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine in opposing the fede...

October 28th, 2015 |  


We must change campus culture about sexual violence

We must change campus culture about sexual violence

A single act of sexual violence on an Ohio campus is one too many.By working together, Ohio colleges and universities have a new opportunity to make h...

October 27th, 2015 |  


Tax reform to be challenging

Tax reform to be challenging

CHARLESTON — Wrapping up six months of study of the state’s tax laws, the legislative Select Committee on Tax Reform spent four hours in h...

October 27th, 2015 |  


‘Water Demon’ didn’t wait for Halloween

‘Water Demon’ didn’t wait for Halloween

The water demon didn’t wait for Halloween to haunt my house.It was March 2006. I’d just settled on the couch, when my oldest son, Ben, str...

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