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Legislators should take up immunity bill

January 7, 2015 More than 2,000 Ohioans may die of drug overdoses this year, if the current trend continues. More people are killed that way than in motor vehicle crashes. more »»

Many families still feel economy needs boost

January 6, 2015 A ccording to the latest round of numbers, business is booming in the United States. more »»

Racino cash promises should be honored

January 5, 2015 Ongoing squabbling between the state of Ohio and the operator of Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course is leaving communities like Austintown out in the cold. more »»

Parents, get educated on e-cigs, all smoking

January 3, 2015 The government's annual drug use survey of teens recently found more kids using electronic cigarettes, a trend to which we hope parents are paying attention. more »»

Cut contractors to cut federal spending

January 2, 2015 Cutting the size and therefor the cost of government is a promise politicians at all levels make. Reducing the number of people employed by government is a key to the process. more »»

Wishing readers a great day and year

January 1, 2015 for most of us, today will be another day for family, friends, merriment and more good food. Beverages too, probably. Or perhaps you had too much of that last night into this morning. more »»

U.S. must maintain strong deterrent force

December 31, 2014 Nuclear weapons proliferation may mean that, if anything, the United States needs a strong, flexible deterrent force. more »»

Ohio lawmakers clean up loose ends

December 30, 2014 Given the news media’s focus on controversy in both state and federal governments, it may be easy for some in the public to overlook the fact that most legislation is bipartisan in nature. more »»

A budget resolution for all Americans

December 29, 2014 Most New Year’s resolutions are broken soon after being made. Our national resolution, made several times during the past decade or so, to stop spending beyond our means is an excellent example. more »»

Child’s rape avoidable

December 28, 2014 Apparently, officials at Trumbull County Children Services were not terribly concerned about Cody Beemer's conviction for raping a 3-year-old relative. more »»

Can Jeb Bush rein in the spenders?

December 27, 2014 Amid a horde of potential republican nominees for president in 2016, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush became the most-discussed recently when he revealed he is actively considering running. more »»

Malfeasance warrants penalty not a promotion

December 25, 2014 It is nothing new that the penalty for malfeasance in federal government often is a promotion. Another example of the practice surfaced this week. more »»

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas!

December 25, 2014 Merry Christmas to kids everywhere who last night tightly squeezed their eyes and strained to hear reindeer footsteps on the rooftop. more »»

Charter schools must also be accountable

December 24, 2014 C harter schools can be a helpful alternative to public education. more »»

Protecting children from parents drug use

December 23, 2014 Perhaps the most heartbreaking aspect of the epidemic of drug abuse is the innocent children it victimize. more »»

Release of torture report sets US apart

December 22, 2014 R elease of a report on CIA use of torture to get information from a few captured Islamic terrorists raises more questions than it provides answer. more »»


December 21, 2014 Roses for Nativity scenes presented and reenacted throughout our area. more »»

WIC potato ban makes no sense

December 19, 2014 If you are a low-income woman planning to pay for all or part of your groceries with vouchers from the federal WIC program, feel free to load up the cart with any fruits and vegetables you like. more »»

Salem superintendent expresses his gratitude

December 18, 2014 Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday have all come and gone and I am still getting around to giving thanks. But, then, I have a lot for which to be thankful. more »»

On torture, listen to John McCain

December 17, 2014 Many voices have chimed during the past week in regard to the release of the U.S. more »»



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