Christine Flowers: Critics of Yiannopoulos are hypocrites

Christine Flowers: Critics of Yiannopoulos are hypocrites

I’ve often thought that some of the most vocal critics of child abuse really didn’t care as much as they pretended to care about abused an...

February 28th, 2017 updated: February 28th, 2017. |  


Frueh column: For Pete’s sake, the party’s over

Frueh column: For Pete’s sake, the party’s over

It’s Tuesday and the guys are getting together for a card game at John Q’s house. Tom is a retired trucker, Sam a retired veteran, Pete a ...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Christina Ryan Claypool: Black History: The power of love

Christina Ryan Claypool: Black History: The power of love

February is Black History month. Once again, our nation celebrates the amazing contributions of African-American men and women who overcame daunting o...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Jim Krumel: Some great stories aren’t so great

Jim Krumel: Some great stories aren’t so great

She spoke quickly as the excitement in her voice spilled from the telephone.Like several others before her, she wanted to tip off The Lima News about ...

February 26th, 2017 updated: February 26th, 2017. |  


Thomas Lucente: Trump’s ill-considered war on media

Thomas Lucente: Trump’s ill-considered war on media

“Nothing can now be believed which is seen in a newspaper.”Another ill-considered tweet by our petulant president?Hardly.That it is a comp...

February 26th, 2017 updated: February 26th, 2017. |  


David Trinko: Finding hope, from someone who’s been there

David Trinko: Finding hope, from someone who’s been there

The advice from Gina Smith is simple and heartfelt.“Live each day like it’s your last.”“Take one day at a time, and you will g...

February 26th, 2017 updated: February 26th, 2017. |  


Joel Parker: Taxation without representation

Joel Parker: Taxation without representation

The Elida School Board should be commended for passing a resolution last week that points out the many flaws in the charter school industry. Its decis...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Pence’s clout: Where you see Trump, you’ll find Pence

Pence’s clout: Where you see Trump, you’ll find Pence

WASHINGTON — There’s no doubt that Dick Cheney and Joe Biden wielded enormous influence in the last two White Houses, but Mike Pence may t...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Legal-Ease: What is in a name?

Legal-Ease: What is in a name?

Names are important. In our region, people usually keep the personal names that their parents chose for them. Marriage or divorce can prompt name chan...

February 25th, 2017 updated: February 25th, 2017. |  


Kathleen Parker: Deep thinkers? ‘Whatever, baby!’

Kathleen Parker: Deep thinkers? ‘Whatever, baby!’

WASHINGTON — Remember when conservatism meant deep thinkers and big ideas? Get over it.Today, conservatism means get your Miley (Cyrus) on and s...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |