Legislature addresses labor issues

Legislature addresses labor issues

CHARLESTON — Two key parts of the Republican-controlled Legislature’s agenda passed during the fourth week of the 2016 regular session ...

February 10th, 2016 |  


Legislative updates from Delegate Butler

Legislative updates from Delegate Butler

Legislative update for week of Jan. 24 - Jan. 29I’m writing this on Friday, Jan. 29 and we are 16 days into the legislative session. We have 19 ...

February 9th, 2016 |  


Lights not needed to learn something new

Lights not needed to learn something new

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.I’ve been writing in the dark since my hand could hold a pencil.So when my senior Engl...

February 8th, 2016 |  



It’s just the beginning

It’s just the beginning

Have you ever had a day that was so wonderful that you wanted it to last forever?I am sure you probably have. Maybe you were at an amusement park or a...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Knock and the door will be opened

Knock and the door will be opened

In His Sermon on the Mount, Jesus had quite a bit to say about the goodness of God and God’s willingness to provide for His children.Jesus spoke...

February 4th, 2016 |  


The firecracker story must be true

The firecracker story must be true

I related last week how my brother, Chris, told our son, Ron, a story about me. Chris told how I disobeyed our dad by buying fireworks and setting the...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Christians flirt with spiritual danger

Christians flirt with spiritual danger

Several years ago my family and I were driving in southern West Virginia near the college campus on which I worked.As we turned with the road in one o...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Safety stickers soon available in Mason Co.

Dear Editor,We all place our children in car safety seats when we travel to keep them safe. But have you ever thought about who knows who your child i...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


Meigs gas prices too high

Dear Editor,As a local reader of the Daily Sentinel, one piece in the paper caught my eye on Jan. 26 regarding Ohio gas prices continuing to fall as t...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


The river runs through my blood

The river runs through my blood

The river runs through my blood.Partly because my great-grandfather was a riverboat captain, partly because Grandpa Happy seemed drawn to it like a fr...

February 1st, 2016 |