Reflections: Remembering the Bicentennial

Reflections: Remembering the Bicentennial

Do you remember July, 1976?I enjoy looking at newspapers from the past and when I came upon the news from this month 40 years ago, I decided to share....

July 26th, 2016 |  


Reflections: The lazy, hazy days of summer

Reflections: The lazy, hazy days of summer

I opened my back door one day last week and found a “Dog Day Cicada” on the step. My first thought was that it was announcing six weeks un...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Reflections: The shift in responsibility

Reflections: The shift in responsibility

Reading and listening to the news concerning so many robberies and other criminal activity the past months led me to hark back to my childhood growing...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Lori Hunt brings an artist’s touch to her Franklin Township farm

Lori Hunt brings an artist’s touch to her Franklin Township farm

Morrow County Hospital physical therapy assistant, Lori Ann Hunt has an artistic side that few of her co-workers and patients may know. She has a h...

July 8th, 2016 updated: July 8th, 2016. |  


Former Morrow County Sheriff’s Deputy focuses on life after heroic service

Former Morrow County Sheriff’s Deputy focuses on life after heroic service

Following former Morrow County Sheriff’s Deputy Brandon Moore’s long, ardous recovery from wounds he sustained in the line of duty, it bec...

July 7th, 2016 updated: July 7th, 2016. |  


Reflections: Remembering Mrs. Alice E. Van Sickle

Reflections: Remembering Mrs. Alice E. Van Sickle

I have long been fascinated by the career of the late Mrs. Alice E. Van Sickle, a name that is unfamiliar to today’s generations.While growing u...

July 4th, 2016 |  


Former Morrow County Sheriff’s Deputy finds strength through adversity

Former Morrow County Sheriff’s Deputy finds strength through adversity

Often times when someone does an act that is selfless and heroic they are recognized and praised for two, three, maybe even six months.But eventually ...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Doug Brown, professional skateboarder credits Morrow roots for motivational mission

Doug Brown, professional skateboarder credits Morrow roots for motivational mission

Doug Brown does more than just skateboard.Sure, the professional skater turned his childhood passion, which began during the summers he spent visiting...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Reflections: Remembering and honoring Independence Day

Reflections: Remembering and honoring Independence Day

Next to Christmas, I like the Fourth of July as my favorite holiday. The traditional music played that day- “Stars and Stripes Forever,” t...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Reflections: Remembering my father

Reflections: Remembering my father

Father’s Day is just a few days past but I want to share my memories of my dad whom I called “Daddy,” until the day he died at the a...

June 20th, 2016 |