Morrow County Sentinel- RSS OPINION Feed http://morrowcountysentinel.com/section/OPINION http://morrowcountysentinel.com/section/OPINION Tue, 27 Jan 2015 07:24:11 EST 1800 FAITH COLUMN: Don’t be bitter, be kind in 2015 http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/lifestyle-religion-news-opinion-opinion_columns/151487699/FAITH-COLUMN:-Dont-be-bitter-be-kind-in-2015 I'm not a fan of New Year's resolutions. I prefer to use the January 1st as a benchmark to tell me if I am the same man today as I was a year ago. This year, I am in fact more of a man than I was last year. About 25 pounds more. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 10:01:08 EST Editorial: Parents must help stop cyberbullying http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/editorial-home_top-opinion/151480229/Parents-have-job-in-halting-cyberbullying Lima Senior and other schools in the area are having problems with confession pages online.Now it's time for our confession as parents in the community: Most of us didn't even realize this was a problem. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:16:06 EST Editorial: Federal protection laws for reporters remain essential http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/editorial-opinion/151459654/Federal-protection-laws-for-reporters-remain-essential JANUARY 16, 2015 — The Justice Department took two wise steps to strengthen protection for the news media last week, signaling — dare we hope? — a new and more enlightened view by the Obama administration of the rights of reporters... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 05:21:06 EST King Jr.’s message resonates today http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/151459649/King-Jr.s-message-resonates-today I had the opportunity this week to attend the 30th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Breakfast in Columbus. There, Dr. Julius Scruggs reflected on a phrase that is carved on the monument in Washington to the great civil rights leader –... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 05:16:08 EST Recalling bank hold up of 1935 http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news-opinion_columns/151374058/Recalling-bank-hold-up-of-1935 It was late January, 1925 and the social calendar in Cardington was filled with activity. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:01:04 EST Lessons from the past on France http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/151364528/Lessons-from-the-past-on-France You young people need to weaponize yourself to win the wars, both of them. “What wars?” you ask, “and who the heck are you to be giving me advice?” Fair enough, allow me to introduce myself and then I'll tell you about... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:41:10 EST King’s words still ring true today http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/151377683/Kings-words-still-ring-true-today Martin Luther King Jr.'s words live on 47 years after his untimely assassination in Tennessee.His practice of advancing civil rights using non-violent civil disobience was inspirational to me. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:41:06 EST Atty. General lists consumer complaints http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/151391633/Atty.-General-lists-consumer-complaints My office aggressively goes after unfair business practices and fraud – that's one of the ways we protect Ohio families and consumers. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 05:31:04 EST FAITH COLUMN: God honors those who live close to Him http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/lifestyle-religion-news-opinion-opinion_columns/151364579/FAITH-COLUMN:-God-honors-those-who-live-close-to-Him “Glorious Things of Thee are Spoken” is a gospel hymn based upon Psalm 87:3 and Isaiah 33:20, 21. It takes some reflection to understand its meaning and great encouragement for the true child of God. Sun, 18 Jan 2015 09:36:04 EST Lessons from the past on France http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/151364519/Lessons-from-the-past-on-France You young people need to weaponize yourself to win the wars, both of them. “What wars?” you ask, “and who the heck are you to be giving me advice?” Fair enough, allow me to introduce myself and then I'll tell you about... Sun, 18 Jan 2015 09:06:05 EST COLUMN: The heart of a leader and the birth of one – the Cardale Jones story http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns-sports/151357744/COLUMN:-The-heart-of-a-leader-and-the-birth-of-one--the-Cardale-Jones-story On Monday night, much to my delight, the Ohio State Buckeyes won the first-ever college football playoff national championship in a hard fought game against the Oregon Ducks. This was an amazing feat, especially for a team who had faced much adversity... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:36:08 EST U.S. needed to be at Unity Rally http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/151185533/U.S.-needed-to-be-at-Unity-Rally Is it the White House or the Yellow House? The Unity Rally in Paris Sunday was conspicuous by the absence of a top American leader—leaders from France, Britain, Germany, Israel, Russia, and other countries were there. Eric Holder was in Paris... Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:45:04 EST Getting Government Out of the Way of the Keystone XL Pipeline http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/community_news-editorial-news/151180182/Getting-Government-Out-of-the-Way-of-the-Keystone-XL-Pipeline The ongoing debate surrounding the Keystone XL pipeline has become a microcosm of everything that is wrong with Washington. Later this year will be the seventh anniversary since the initial permit request was made for the construction of the 1,700... Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:00:15 EST FAITH COLUMN: God is able to carry you http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion-opinion_columns/151171375/FAITH-COLUMN:-God-is-able-to-carry-you FAMILY CIRCLE magazine not long ago published the following four easy exercises to build up one's arm strength: 1. Biceps Curls 2. Triceps Extensions 3. Overhead Presses 4. One-armed Rows. Sun, 11 Jan 2015 09:25:07 EST Congress takes Family Farmers and Ranchers for a Ride http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion_columns/150962865/Congress-takes-Family-Farmers-and-Ranchers-for-a-Ride What does Congress have against family farmers and ranchers? The $1.1 trillion spending bill passed last week included the full version of the so-called GIPSA rider passed earlier by the House of Representatives. A rider is a legislative provision... Sun, 11 Jan 2015 07:01:05 EST Supporting agriculture in Ohio a top priority http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion_columns/151106613/Supporting-agriculture-in-Ohio-a-top-priority The past four years have certainly been a time of change and progress for Ohio's agriculture industry. Tax cuts, research, new investments and priorities, and strong leadership have helped our state's farmers and food producers grow even... Thu, 8 Jan 2015 19:02:08 EST Time - and the years - fly by http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news-opinion_columns/151098530/Time---and-the-years---fly-by The new year has arrived and as the saying goes “Time does fly.” Thu, 8 Jan 2015 15:01:03 EST Padre - Jan. 8 http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion/151146054/Padre---Jan.-8 By Gene Zika Thu, 8 Jan 2015 12:44:16 EST FitzGerald’s records should be made public http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/151095505/FitzGeralds-records-should-be-made-public Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish swore to defend the Constitution and faithfully execute the law Sunday afternoon when he took office. He should promptly begin fulfilling that oath by turning over his predecessor's parking garage records,... Mon, 5 Jan 2015 09:04:09 EST COLUMN: The year of being present http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news-opinion-opinion_columns/151091643/COLUMN:-The-year-of-being-present It's that time of year when people start breaking their New Year's resolutions already. Sun, 4 Jan 2015 08:09:08 EST