Morrow County Sentinel- RSS OPINION Feed http://morrowcountysentinel.com/section/OPINION http://morrowcountysentinel.com/section/OPINION Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:16:02 EST 1800 COLUMN: Improving mental healthcare for our veterans http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion/150902297/COLUMN:-Improving-mental-healthcare-for-our-veterans When our men and women in uniform come home from overseas, they deserve the best possible medical care. Unfortunately, they haven't always been getting it. And while deficiencies in treating physical wounds have been well documented, there has... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:01:18 EST Politicians should protect the voters’ interests http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/letters/150894196/Politicians-should-protect-the-voters-interests To the Editor,Once again, Speaker Boehner and the House GOP leadership have found a way to needlessly squander political capital! Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:24:04 EST There is no clean coal http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/letters/150894161/There-is-no-clean-coal To the head of Morrow Electric, a good man, Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:23:10 EST Community Thanksgiving meal successful http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/letters/150890486/Community-Thanksgiving-meal-successful To the editor, Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:23:04 EST Government healthcare program not healthy for country http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/letters/150887783/Government-healthcare-program-not-healthy-for-country Dear Editor,It is not Dan Weber spinning the truth but the letter writer in last week's paper is the one spinning the truth but, then again, Obama supporters love spinning the truth. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:22:03 EST Ohio deer gun season totals have been posted http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion_columns-sports/150885099/Ohio-deer-gun-season-totals-have-been-posted Hunters checked 65,485 white-tailed deer during Ohio's 2014 gun hunting season, Dec. 1-7, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Rifles using specific straight-walled cartridges were allowed during Ohio's deer-gun season. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:00:03 EST EDITORIAL: Where do big bucks go from Buckeye fans? http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/home_top-opinion-sports/150877196/EDITORIAL:-Where-do-big-bucks-go-from-Buckeye-fans On Thursday, you could still go to popular ticket broker StubHub and purchase a ticket to the Ohio State vs. Alabama game for $300. Of course, you would be sitting in the end zone, up in the cheap seats with the pigeons. Sun, 14 Dec 2014 09:36:13 EST FAITH COLUMN: Why it’s important to watch what you say http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/lifestyle-religion-news-opinion-opinion_columns/150877134/FAITH-COLUMN:-Why-its-important-to-watch-what-you-say Spices and seasonings make food exciting and interesting to eat. Many men and women do not know the secrets of good food preparation; they merely like to eat the food once prepared. Colossians 4:6 uses the idea of seasoning, but not the seasoning of... Sun, 14 Dec 2014 08:08:10 EST Common sense regulations needed for affordable electricity http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/letters/150805233/Common-sense-regulations-needed-for-affordable-electricity Dear Editor, Thu, 11 Dec 2014 04:01:04 EST Remembering Christmases in Cardington http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion_columns/150799443/Remembering-Christmases-in-Cardington This inaugural column will publish on the eve of the Christmas in Cardington celebration taking place Thursday, December 11 from 5 to 9 pm. The village has always observed the holiday in many ways and I am taking a few minutes to ponder some of... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:01:01 EST Affordable Care Act not the problem with healthcare http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/letters/150805075/Affordable-Care-Act-not-the-problem-with-healthcare Dear Editor, Tue, 9 Dec 2014 15:31:04 EST FAITH COLUMN: How a believer should handle discouragement http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/lifestyle-religion-news-news-opinion-opinion_columns/150794632/FAITH-COLUMN:-How-a-believer-should-handle-discouragement “The Blues,” especially common during the holiday season, can be the experience of the believer as well as the unbeliever. When the follower of Christ questions the goodness of God (Genesis 3:1-5), often an onslaught of discouragement and... Sun, 7 Dec 2014 09:01:10 EST Chow Line: Start early to teach healthy eating http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news-news_education-opinion/150794573/Chow-Line:-Start-early-to-teach-healthy-eating As the parent of a preschooler, I wonder how much I should focus on the importance of eating healthy foods. I don't want to go overboard, but isn't it important to establish this concept early in life? Sun, 7 Dec 2014 06:09:10 EST Celebrate the return of the highly acclaimed PBS Masterpiece drama http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/letters/150775442/Celebrate-the-return-of-the-highly-acclaimed-PBS-Masterpiece-drama COLUMBUS, OHIO – The highly acclaimed PBS MASTERPIECE drama, 'Downton Abbey', returns for another season of love, loss and intrigue this January. And WOSU Public Media will celebrate this broadcast premiere with a roaring twenties... Thu, 4 Dec 2014 17:53:11 EST Deer gun season has opened http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion_columns-sports/150721536/Deer-gun-season-has-opened Ohio hunters have additional choices while pursuing white-tailed deer when gun hunting season opened Monday, Dec. 1, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Mon, 1 Dec 2014 13:34:04 EST Morality is relative http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/150670013/Morality-is-relative Sheriff's lieutenant Jeff Manning struggled to comprehend the caller's coldly-clinical account of a mass shooting, an act of unimaginable evil. “I just shot my daughter and my grandkids…every one of them…They're all... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:52:02 EST Clean Power Plan necessary http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/letters/150596744/Clean-Power-Plan-necessary Dear Editor, Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:18:03 EST FAITH COLUMN: How can a Christian truly enjoy Thanksgiving? http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/lifestyle-religion-news-opinion/150641571/FAITH-COLUMN:-How-can-a-Christian-truly-enjoy-Thanksgiving Even a quick reading of the details of the Old Testament sacrificial system convinces the reader of the rigorous preparations that were needed for worship during the days before the birth of our Lord Jesus. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:47:16 EST Youth deer season will be running Nov. 22-23 http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion_columns-sports/150563787/Youth-deer-season-will-be-running-Nov.-22-23 Ohio's 12th annual youth white-tailed deer hunting season gives young hunters the opportunity to pursue the state's most popular big-game animal on Nov. 22-23, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:55:07 EST To what end, Ohio Democrats? http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion/150558455/To-what-end-Ohio-Democrats What ails the Ohio Democratic Party? One answer resides in an episode that took place on the eve of the recent election. Sun, 16 Nov 2014 22:42:16 EST