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...

October 26th, 2015 updated: October 26th, 2015. |  



Does President Obama realize negative impact of his policies?

Does President Obama realize negative impact of his policies?

Thank you, President Obama, for coming to West Virginia to discuss the rampant drug problem faced by our state, our region and, indeed, our nation.Per...

October 23rd, 2015 |  


Time to stop playing church with God

Time to stop playing church with God

The one Psalmist does not use those exact words, but he drives the same point: God is tired of people attempting to play church, both actual saints an...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Looking at Christ through spiritual lens never distorts

Looking at Christ through spiritual lens never distorts

One of the things that fascinated my children when they were much younger, and still does with babies I sometimes hold, is my having to wear eyeglasse...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Giving thanks to those in our church

Giving thanks to those in our church

I know you all remember that Halloween is in October, but October is also designated as “Pastor Appreciation Month.”Many churches around t...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Time for fishing not over yet in W.Va.

Time for fishing not over yet in W.Va.

There is still time for some fishing.Even as the leaves are flying and the smell of autumn is in the air, there is still some great fishing to be had ...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Editorial: Will next US president be a hawk?

Editorial: Will next US president be a hawk?

I don’t know who is going to be elected president of the United States in 2016, but I can tell you this: he or she will be much more hawkish tha...

October 20th, 2015 |  


Creating safe learning environment for W.Va. students

Creating safe learning environment for W.Va. students

Last week, I joined administrators, teachers and student advocates from across the state to recognize National Bullying Prevention Month in the Mounta...

October 20th, 2015 updated: October 20th, 2015. |