No need to travel for great eats

No need to travel for great eats

Like most people, I’ve eaten some lousy stuff over the years. That may be one of the reasons my blood sugar is so high.A few years ago, during m...

October 28th, 2019 |  


Fighting the honeysuckle invasion

Fighting the honeysuckle invasion

Several years ago I realized that our farm was being invaded by Japanese Honeysuckle, an aggressive shrub that takes over and smothers everything in i...

October 28th, 2019 |  


West Virginia Ready Graduates

West Virginia Ready Graduates

“Be Prepared” is a motto that we often talk about in my service with the Boy Scouts’ Buckskin Council, and it’s certainly one ...

October 25th, 2019 |  



Scare away poisons this Halloween

Halloween is a time for fun and treats for princes, princesses, and superheroes, but experts at the West Virginia Poison Center (WVPC) warn parents to...

October 25th, 2019 |  


Keep your head still!

Keep your head still!

Those of you who have played outfield in baseball or softball know how difficult it can be to run after a fly ball to make a catch. It becomes a very ...

October 24th, 2019 |  


Search the Scriptures: Belonging to Christ

Search the Scriptures: Belonging to Christ

Men have various ways of determining which person belongs to which religion, and more specifically, which person might have a membership in various lo...

October 24th, 2019 |  


Cross Words: All people worship God eventually

Cross Words: All people worship God eventually

I recently searched the word “worship” on Twitter. Much to my disappointment, I had to scroll past eleven tweets before finding one that m...

October 24th, 2019 |  


A Hunger for More: The wearing of masks

A Hunger for More: The wearing of masks

In this, the end of October, many a masked child can be seen stalking throughout the various corners of southern Ohio, in passionate searches of the s...

October 24th, 2019 |  


God’s Kids Korner: The pharisee and the tax collector

God’s Kids Korner: The pharisee and the tax collector

In Luke 18: 9-14, Jesus tells the people a story about a man who thought he was better than everyone else. Both men went to the temple to pray. One of...

October 24th, 2019 |  


Good to the last bad drop

Good to the last bad drop

September was a very bad month for anyone concerned about the environment and anyone who lives in it. That, you understand, is us.In the first salvo, ...

October 22nd, 2019 |