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Library exists for same reasons

October 4, 2015 As technology has progressed and impacted public libraries, the basic reason that a library exists has not changed. more »»

New at the Library

October 4, 2015 New books Fiction — “The Killing Lessons” by Saul Black — When the two strangers turn up at Rowena Cooper’s isolated Colorado farmhouse, she knows instantly that it’s the end of everything. more »»

Faith, believing, Bible and truth are key

October 3, 2015 Hebrews 11:6a explicitly states “without faith it is impossible to please God.” Romans 10:17 tells us that “faith comes from hearing the message, and the message is heard through the word of Chris. more »»

Adventures in dining

October 3, 2015 My mother has trouble reading small print and also trouble remembering her reading glasses. more »»

Being tomato traumatized on ‘Fall Eve’

September 27, 2015 My last official day of summer 2015 reduced me to tears, or at least some sniffles, all because of what I discovered when I came home from work Tuesday. more »»

Working hard to help others

September 27, 2015 Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow travels the world in the service of his Mary’s Meals program, but Steubenville remains a special place for him. more »»

Apples theme for farm bureau events

September 27, 2015 Apples and more apples were the subject of both the Jefferson and Harrison County farm bureaus annual dinners on Sept. 16 and 17. more »»

Guest column/Success, health and happiness can be found in recovery

September 27, 2015 If you have a mental or substance use disorder, you may believe you are alone and isolated. You are not. Many Americans battle substance abuse addiction and mental illness every day. more »»

Costumes a consuming issue

September 26, 2015 I’m thinking about Halloween costumes. Not for the kids. For the cat. more »»

We are a bunch of leave-behinders

September 20, 2015 If I hadn’t decided to check a window in the spare bedroom to close it, I wouldn’t have noticed it, but there it was — a phone charger cord plugged in the outlet next to the nightstand. more »»

Years of service remembered

September 20, 2015 Even if you have never had the privilege of meeting Darlene Colburn, you need to know that she has probably touched your life. more »»

Some things we did in the summer

September 20, 2015 There’s a song called “The Things We Did Last Summer,” but I am going to make this a “Things We Did All Summer” column to cover the many pictures that got left out of previous columns because of... more »»

Encyclopedia can still inspire

September 20, 2015 I still look at my set of 1964 Compton’s Encyclopedias with awe. My parents sacrificed to be sure we had a brand new set of encyclopedias for schoolwork. more »»

Learning from kitchen disasters

September 19, 2015 My Sassy Saint has several senior girls and boys to whom she has become attached, because they’ve been helping out with band since she started in the sixth grade. Four years is forever when you’re 15. more »»

Helping the student in your home with success

September 19, 2015 Our youngest son started his senior year in high school this past month. more »»

Guest column/University leaders are anticipating a wild fall on campus

September 14, 2015 With the surprising emergence of a boisterous Donald Trump and the growing concerns about truthfulness surrounding Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton, a dozen leaders from significant state... more »»

We’re looking for stars

September 13, 2015 Our annual search is on for the region’s Community Star. more »»

Going on ‘stupid rolls’ occasionally

September 13, 2015 I go on “stupid rolls” from time to time. more »»

Guest column/Resolving public records disputes without a lawsuit

September 13, 2015 Ohio’s Public Records Act was enacted in 1963 to promote open, transparent government through orderly access to public records. more »»

Reflections on Great Trail Festival

September 13, 2015 Lamont and I have been visitors to the Great Trail Festival for more than 20 years, missing a few now and then but pretty much faithful to at least one of those end of August or start of September... more »»

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