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Battling cabin fever by enjoying local events

February 7, 2016 This is not my favorite time of year. I miss the green leaves on the trees and the smell of fresh-cut grass. more »»

Little-known history lesson is important one

January 31, 2016 As a young student in the Union Local School District, I was fortunate to have many excellent teachers. more »»

Ohio Valley fortunate not to be blasted by storm

January 24, 2016 “Snowmageddon 2016” turned out not to be such a big deal for our local area. more »»

A new year comes with new opportunities

January 24, 2016 When asked about the pending new year on a New Year’s Eve, our hometown hero, Brad Paisley, remarked, “Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365-page book. Write a good one. more »»

Meeting people who make a difference

January 17, 2016 I got to spend some time with one of my favorite people this week. On?Friday afternoon, I met John Mattox to talk about some of his plans for the future of the Underground Railroad Museu. more »»

School district will make most of year

January 17, 2016 Occasionally, I will read the comics in the newspaper. One of those that usually attracts my interest is “Peanuts” by Charles Schultz. more »»

Achieving greatness takes perseverance

January 17, 2016 Christopher Columbus kept tow records of the distances traveled on his first voyage to the New World in the Santa Maria. One was true, he thought, but he deliberately faked the othe. more »»

UL-made coloring book is fun and relaxing

January 10, 2016 My name is Jennifer, and I may be addicted to coloring. Adult coloring books were all the rage this holiday season. It seemed that everywhere I went, I saw them for sale. more »»

Celebrating a century of experience

January 3, 2016 I watched a century pass before my eyes this week. Two local news legends retired, and the stories they shared as we bid them farewell painted a vivid picture of decades of life in the Ohio Valley. more »»

Cheers and Jeers

January 1, 2016 CHEERS to the Monroe County Port Authority for the purchase of 49 acres of land in Salem Township as this is designed as a forward step in economic development in that county. more »»

Keep region beautiful by battling litter

December 27, 2015 Christmas was anything but white this year. more »»

Looking back and forward for Belmont County

December 27, 2015 Dear Belmont County, This past year signified a new era for Belmont County. It was a year marked with productivity and progress, with innovation and ideation, with substance and success. more »»

Let love, not violence, define who we are

December 20, 2015 We are living in a day where as in San Bernardino, Calif. more »»

Volunteers catch the Christmas spirit

December 20, 2015 Nothing brings out the kid in each of us like Christmas. This week I had the opportunity to see just how magical the holiday can be, even for folks who have experienced it time and again. more »»

Obama’s policies bankrupting coal industry

December 20, 2015 Prior to the election of Barack Obama as the President, 52 percent of America’s electricity was generated from coal. The percentage is currently 37 percent. more »»

Where’s the indignation for what some do to themselves?

December 14, 2015 So where was the march for Tyshawn Lee? Where were the demonstrators barring access to stores in Chicago's premiere commercial district on the busiest shopping day of the year? Where was Rev. more »»

A look forward to Trump at the GOP debate on Tuesday

December 14, 2015 By LAURIE?KELLMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Nine Republicans hopefuls meet Tuesday in the next prime-time presidential debate, with a familiar slate of candidates looking to wrangle over... more »»

It’s past time to calm down and think, America

December 14, 2015 While everyone's undies are in a bunch over Donald Trump's proposal for a Muslim immigration moratorium, it is undeniable in a time of "heightened alert" -- when violent jihadists have no problem... more »»

Local heritage fun and easy to explore

December 13, 2015 The Upper Ohio Valley has a rich and storied past. After serving as the western frontier during the 18th and early 19th centuries, our region is home to many historically significant sites. more »»

Keep Christmas in your heart every day

December 13, 2015 In the midst of all the “hustle and bustle” that this holiday season brings, please take a moment to be thankful for all that we have. We take so many things we take for granted until they are go. more »»

 
 
 

 

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